The table below looks at the statistics for Extreme Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 544 531 512
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -19
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 47 51 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 43 41
Average daily rate £518 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £342 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £550 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.81% +46.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £109.38 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £109.38 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+143.05% +5.88%
Extreme Programming
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38540 36317 34567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.50% 78.00% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 25554 23532 21284
Average daily rate £430 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1069 979 1093
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Extreme Programming Jobs Demand Trend in England

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Trend in England

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Extreme Programming across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Histogram in England

Extreme Programming
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Extreme Programming across the England region.

Extreme Programming Hourly Rate Trend in England

Extreme Programming
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Extreme Programming across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Extreme Programming Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Extreme Programming
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Extreme Programming within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -13 15 £550 +10.00% 13
North East - 13 £540 -
North West -9 10 £493 -10.45% 2
East Midlands - 5 £333 -
South East +10 3 £200 -53.35% 2
Yorkshire -10 3 £500 +56.25% 1
East of England -3 2 £390 -2.50%
South West +1 1 £450 -18.18%
Extreme Programming
UK

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 93 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (64.71%) Scrum
3 61 (59.80%) TDD
4 59 (57.84%) Java
5 48 (47.06%) JavaScript
6 41 (40.20%) CSS
7 40 (39.22%) HTML
8 39 (38.24%) Pair Programming
8 39 (38.24%) Kanban
9 34 (33.33%) HTML5
10 29 (28.43%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (26.47%) NoSQL
11 27 (26.47%) Spring
11 27 (26.47%) AngularJS
12 25 (24.51%) BDD
13 22 (21.57%) Scala
14 21 (20.59%) DevOps
15 20 (19.61%) Sass
16 19 (18.63%) Apache Cassandra
16 19 (18.63%) Web Services
17 18 (17.65%) CSS3
18 17 (16.67%) LESS
18 17 (16.67%) Linux
19 16 (15.69%) Backbone.js
19 16 (15.69%) Responsive Web Design
19 16 (15.69%) Node.js
19 16 (15.69%) Cucumber
19 16 (15.69%) Git (software)
19 16 (15.69%) User Experience
20 15 (14.71%) Subversion

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 16 (15.69%) Node.js
2 10 (9.80%) Confluence
3 9 (8.82%) WebSphere
4 7 (6.86%) OpenStack
5 6 (5.88%) Apache
6 5 (4.90%) JBoss
7 4 (3.92%) Apache Spark
7 4 (3.92%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.94%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.98%) DNN
9 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.75%) GitHub
2 11 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.90%) Heroku
4 4 (3.92%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.94%) PaaS
6 1 (0.98%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.84%) HTTP
2 3 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (0.98%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.98%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.47%) NoSQL
2 19 (18.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (9.80%) Hadoop
4 9 (8.82%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.86%) Big Data
6 6 (5.88%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.92%) Datomic
7 4 (3.92%) Neo4j
7 4 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (2.94%) Redis
8 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.96%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.96%) MySQL
9 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.98%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 16 (15.69%) Cucumber
1 16 (15.69%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.71%) Subversion
3 14 (13.73%) JIRA
4 13 (12.75%) Selenium
5 8 (7.84%) Eclipse
6 7 (6.86%) eggPlant
6 7 (6.86%) HP UFT
7 4 (3.92%) Maven
7 4 (3.92%) TestDirector
8 3 (2.94%) Gradle
8 3 (2.94%) JUnit
9 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.96%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.98%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.98%) Grunt
10 1 (0.98%) jMock
10 1 (0.98%) Mockito
10 1 (0.98%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (13.73%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Banking
3 4 (3.92%) Retail
4 3 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Front Office
5 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Games
6 1 (0.98%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (70.59%) Developer
2 38 (37.25%) Java Developer
3 18 (17.65%) Agile Developer
4 12 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 11 (10.78%) Agile Java Developer
6 10 (9.80%) Architect
6 10 (9.80%) HTML Developer
7 9 (8.82%) HTML CSS Developer
7 9 (8.82%) NoSQL Developer
7 9 (8.82%) UI Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (7.84%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Big Data Developer
10 5 (4.90%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Angular Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Technical Architect
11 4 (3.92%) Digital Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (40.20%) CSS
2 40 (39.22%) HTML
3 34 (33.33%) HTML5
4 27 (26.47%) AngularJS
4 27 (26.47%) Spring
5 20 (19.61%) Sass
6 19 (18.63%) Web Services
7 18 (17.65%) CSS3
8 17 (16.67%) LESS
9 16 (15.69%) Backbone.js
10 14 (13.73%) REST
11 13 (12.75%) XHTML
12 12 (11.76%) RESTful
13 11 (10.78%) Hibernate
14 10 (9.80%) .NET
14 10 (9.80%) J2EE
14 10 (9.80%) Kafka
15 8 (7.84%) Zend Framework
16 6 (5.88%) Spring MVC
17 5 (4.90%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) User Experience
2 4 (3.92%) Blog
3 3 (2.94%) iPad
3 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.98%) iPhone
5 1 (0.98%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (4.90%) Windows
3 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.94%) Unix
4 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (64.71%) Scrum
3 61 (59.80%) TDD
4 39 (38.24%) Kanban
4 39 (38.24%) Pair Programming
5 29 (28.43%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (24.51%) BDD
7 21 (20.59%) DevOps
8 16 (15.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 14 (13.73%) Open Source
10 11 (10.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (10.78%) DSDM
10 11 (10.78%) Feature Driven Development
10 11 (10.78%) Front End Development
10 11 (10.78%) Microservices
10 11 (10.78%) Scrum-ban
10 11 (10.78%) Unified Process
11 10 (9.80%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (9.80%) Project Management
11 10 (9.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 59 (57.84%) Java
2 48 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 22 (21.57%) Scala
4 13 (12.75%) Ruby
5 11 (10.78%) PHP
6 9 (8.82%) Clojure
7 8 (7.84%) C#
7 8 (7.84%) Go
7 8 (7.84%) SQL
8 4 (3.92%) Erlang
8 4 (3.92%) Groovy
8 4 (3.92%) Python
9 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.94%) XPath
10 2 (1.96%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.96%) XAML
11 1 (0.98%) C++
11 1 (0.98%) Haskell
11 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (6.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.92%) Degree
3 2 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.86%) Docker
2 6 (5.88%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.96%) vSphere
4 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (5.88%) Oozie
2 6 (5.88%) Puppet
3 4 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.96%) Ansible
4 2 (1.96%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.96%) Salt
5 1 (0.98%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (10.78%) HP
2 9 (8.82%) IBM
3 8 (7.84%) Zend
4 5 (4.90%) ILOG
4 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.90%) VMware
5 3 (2.94%) Oracle
5 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.94%) Twitter
6 2 (1.96%) Citrix
6 2 (1.96%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.98%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.98%) Facebook
7 1 (0.98%) Reuters
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