The table below looks at the statistics for Extreme Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 36 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.90% 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £406 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Extreme Programming
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
166 209 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 78.67% 87.82% 87.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 136 57
Median daily rate £413 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 19
Median hourly rate £20.78 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.00 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Extreme Programming across the Chester region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Chester region with a requirement for Extreme Programming.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) JDBC
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) WSDL
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) JAXB
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) AOP
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) JAXB
1 4 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 4 (100.00%) JDBC
1 4 (100.00%) POJO
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) WSDL
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) AOP
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle