The table below looks at the statistics for Extreme Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 82 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.070% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.091% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£270 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £438
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1094 869 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.99% 72.78% 70.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 531 267
Average daily rate £375 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +26.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £18.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.00 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Extreme Programming across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Extreme Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Extreme Programming
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Extreme Programming also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Extreme Programming.

1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Extreme Programming also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Extreme Programming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) ScrumMaster
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL