The table below looks at the statistics for Extreme Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank - 70 -
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £675 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Extreme Programming
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
549 809 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.94% 80.18% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 562 313
Median daily rate £421 £445 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +12.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £645 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 38
Median hourly rate £19.64 £18.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.12% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Extreme Programming as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Extreme Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Extreme Programming across the Cheshire region.

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Extreme Programming also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Extreme Programming.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (55.56%) JSON
3 5 (55.56%) Lua
3 5 (55.56%) Microservices
3 5 (55.56%) SAML
3 5 (55.56%) Tivoli
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) VB
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 5 (55.56%) LDAP
3 5 (55.56%) HTTP
3 5 (55.56%) HTTPS
4 4 (44.44%) IBM
4 4 (44.44%) JAXB
4 4 (44.44%) WSDL
4 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) J2EE
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) JUnit
4 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (44.44%) JDBC
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) XSLT
4 4 (44.44%) AOP

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
1 5 (55.56%) HTTPS
1 5 (55.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
1 4 (44.44%) JUnit
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Middleware Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SOA Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SOA Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) JSON
1 5 (55.56%) SAML
2 4 (44.44%) Apache Camel
2 4 (44.44%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) JAXB
2 4 (44.44%) JAX-WS
2 4 (44.44%) JDBC
2 4 (44.44%) POJO
2 4 (44.44%) SOAP
2 4 (44.44%) Spring
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) WSDL
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) XSLT
3 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) Microservices
4 4 (44.44%) AOP
4 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Kanban
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) SEO
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) Lua
1 5 (55.56%) VB
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle