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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 563 587 551
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -36
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 59 33 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.064% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.080% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 29 51
Median daily rate £460 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £364 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+22.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
41371 41437 38972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.06% 80.09% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27588 27456 24607
Median daily rate £450 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 949 1091 1124
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 29 July 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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Extreme Programming within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -3 24 £468 -6.40% 1
North West +10 13 £525 +43.83%
South East +15 9 £475 +31.94% 1
East Midlands +9 7 £385 +2.66%
Yorkshire +3 4 £430 -
South West - 2 £338 -
Extreme Programming
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Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 England region with a requirement for Extreme Programming.

1 121 (94.53%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (63.28%) Java
3 60 (46.88%) Scrum
4 52 (40.63%) TDD
5 44 (34.38%) Finance
6 40 (31.25%) SQL
7 38 (29.69%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (28.91%) JavaScript
9 36 (28.13%) Cucumber
10 35 (27.34%) Subversion
11 34 (26.56%) Spring
11 34 (26.56%) XML
12 30 (23.44%) Web Services
12 30 (23.44%) JSON
13 29 (22.66%) Selenium
13 29 (22.66%) Git (software)
13 29 (22.66%) Linux
14 27 (21.09%) Unix
14 27 (21.09%) JUnit
14 27 (21.09%) Kanban
15 26 (20.31%) JIRA
16 25 (19.53%) Pair Programming
16 25 (19.53%) Microservices
17 22 (17.19%) Software Engineering
17 22 (17.19%) SOAP
18 20 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
18 20 (15.63%) Apache Cassandra
19 19 (14.84%) J2EE
19 19 (14.84%) VMware
19 19 (14.84%) Non-Functional Testing

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 15 (11.72%) Apache
2 14 (10.94%) WebSphere
3 8 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (3.91%) OpenStack
5 4 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (3.13%) NServiceBus
6 3 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.56%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.56%) CMS
8 1 (0.78%) Confluence
8 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.78%) JBoss
8 1 (0.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.34%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.91%) Heroku
4 4 (3.13%) PaaS
5 3 (2.34%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.78%) GitHub
6 1 (0.78%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.94%) HTTP
2 12 (9.38%) HTTPS
2 12 (9.38%) LDAP
3 6 (4.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.63%) Apache Cassandra
2 17 (13.28%) NoSQL
3 13 (10.16%) Oracle Database
4 9 (7.03%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.69%) Redis
5 6 (4.69%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.13%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.13%) RavenDB
6 4 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.56%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.56%) Big Data
7 2 (1.56%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.78%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (28.13%) Cucumber
2 35 (27.34%) Subversion
3 29 (22.66%) Git (software)
3 29 (22.66%) Selenium
4 27 (21.09%) JUnit
5 26 (20.31%) JIRA
6 18 (14.06%) Gatling
6 18 (14.06%) Gradle
6 18 (14.06%) Jenkins
6 18 (14.06%) JMeter
7 17 (13.28%) LoadRunner
8 10 (7.81%) Maven
9 7 (5.47%) Ant
9 7 (5.47%) jMock
9 7 (5.47%) Mockito
10 6 (4.69%) Hamcrest
11 5 (3.91%) Artifactory
11 5 (3.91%) WebDriver
12 4 (3.13%) NuGet
12 4 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (34.38%) Finance
2 16 (12.50%) Banking
3 11 (8.59%) Retail
4 4 (3.13%) Wholesale Banking
5 3 (2.34%) Games
6 2 (1.56%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (54.69%) Developer
2 35 (27.34%) Java Developer
3 17 (13.28%) Tester
4 13 (10.16%) Analyst
5 12 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 11 (8.59%) Business Analyst
7 10 (7.81%) Architect
8 9 (7.03%) .NET Developer
8 9 (7.03%) Applications Developer
8 9 (7.03%) Automation Tester
9 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 8 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (6.25%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Agile Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Technical Architect
11 6 (4.69%) Agile Tester
11 6 (4.69%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.69%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (26.56%) Spring
1 34 (26.56%) XML
2 30 (23.44%) JSON
2 30 (23.44%) Web Services
3 22 (17.19%) SOAP
4 19 (14.84%) J2EE
5 18 (14.06%) AngularJS
5 18 (14.06%) REST
6 17 (13.28%) CSS
6 17 (13.28%) HTML
7 15 (11.72%) HTML5
7 15 (11.72%) jQuery
8 13 (10.16%) Ajax
9 12 (9.38%) .NET
9 12 (9.38%) JSP
9 12 (9.38%) SAML
9 12 (9.38%) XHTML
10 11 (8.59%) RESTful
10 11 (8.59%) Spring MVC
11 10 (7.81%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.13%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.13%) iPhone
2 4 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.56%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.56%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.78%) Blog
5 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.78%) iPad
5 1 (0.78%) RIA
5 1 (0.78%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.66%) Linux
2 27 (21.09%) Unix
3 8 (6.25%) Windows
4 4 (3.13%) Android
4 4 (3.13%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.56%) Solaris
6 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (94.53%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (46.88%) Scrum
3 52 (40.63%) TDD
4 38 (29.69%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (21.09%) Kanban
6 25 (19.53%) Microservices
6 25 (19.53%) Pair Programming
7 22 (17.19%) Software Engineering
8 20 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (14.84%) Non-Functional Testing
10 18 (14.06%) Automation Testing
10 18 (14.06%) Continuous Delivery
10 18 (14.06%) Domain-Driven Design
10 18 (14.06%) Performance Testing
11 16 (12.50%) DevOps
11 16 (12.50%) OO
12 15 (11.72%) BDD
13 12 (9.38%) MVC
13 12 (9.38%) Waterfall
14 11 (8.59%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 81 (63.28%) Java
2 40 (31.25%) SQL
3 37 (28.91%) JavaScript
4 12 (9.38%) C#
4 12 (9.38%) Lua
4 12 (9.38%) Scala
4 12 (9.38%) VB
5 11 (8.59%) Groovy
6 8 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.47%) Ruby
8 5 (3.91%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.13%) Clojure
9 4 (3.13%) Go
10 3 (2.34%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.56%) Perl
11 2 (1.56%) PHP
11 2 (1.56%) Python
12 1 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (10.16%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.91%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.13%) Degree
4 2 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (3.13%) Docker
1 4 (3.13%) vSphere
2 3 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 12 (9.38%) Tivoli
2 7 (5.47%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.34%) Puppet
4 2 (1.56%) Ansible
5 1 (0.78%) Grafana
5 1 (0.78%) Kibana
5 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.78%) logstash
5 1 (0.78%) Mesos
5 1 (0.78%) Nagios
5 1 (0.78%) Oozie
5 1 (0.78%) Salt
5 1 (0.78%) SELinux
Vendors
1 19 (14.84%) VMware
2 17 (13.28%) SOASTA, Inc
3 14 (10.94%) IBM
3 14 (10.94%) Oracle
4 3 (2.34%) Google
4 3 (2.34%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.56%) CA
5 2 (1.56%) FatWire
5 2 (1.56%) Omniture
5 2 (1.56%) Rally
5 2 (1.56%) T-Plan
6 1 (0.78%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.78%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.78%) Splunk
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