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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 503 484 487
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 54 55 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 45 29
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £320 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £52.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -18.26%
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
34421 33336 29989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.52% 74.76% 72.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22421 20614 18160
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 921 1049 1240
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £46.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Extreme Programming within the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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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 +7 33 £500 +11.11% 16
North West - 8 £550 - 2
South East -9 6 £308 -27.64% 3
Yorkshire -8 3 £320 -
East of England - 3 £400 - 4
South West - 1 £550 - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Extreme Programming
UK

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

1 115 (96.64%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (71.43%) Java
3 84 (70.59%) TDD
4 74 (62.18%) Scrum
5 46 (38.66%) Hibernate
5 46 (38.66%) BDD
6 45 (37.82%) Kanban
7 44 (36.97%) JavaScript
8 42 (35.29%) Spring
9 33 (27.73%) Scala
10 31 (26.05%) MVC
11 30 (25.21%) SQL
12 29 (24.37%) J2EE
13 28 (23.53%) E-Commerce
13 28 (23.53%) Spring MVC
13 28 (23.53%) User Stories
14 27 (22.69%) DevOps
14 27 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (22.69%) OO
14 27 (22.69%) Pair Programming
15 21 (17.65%) Finance
15 21 (17.65%) Mentoring
16 20 (16.81%) HTML
16 20 (16.81%) Groovy
17 19 (15.97%) XML
18 17 (14.29%) SOA
19 15 (12.61%) RESTful
20 14 (11.76%) Ruby
20 14 (11.76%) Oracle
21 13 (10.92%) C#

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 10 (8.40%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (2.52%) Apache Solr
2 3 (2.52%) Apache
3 2 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.68%) CMS
3 2 (1.68%) IIS
3 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.84%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.84%) Liferay
4 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.84%) JBoss
4 1 (0.84%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.84%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.84%) GitHub
1 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.72%) MongoDB
1 8 (6.72%) NoSQL
2 7 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.04%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.20%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.68%) DTS
6 2 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.68%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.68%) Redis
6 2 (1.68%) Riak
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Subversion
2 11 (9.24%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.24%) Cucumber
2 11 (9.24%) JBehave
3 10 (8.40%) JIRA
3 10 (8.40%) Jasmine
4 8 (6.72%) jMock
5 7 (5.88%) Capybara
5 7 (5.88%) Selenium
5 7 (5.88%) JMeter
5 7 (5.88%) LoadRunner
6 4 (3.36%) JUnit
6 4 (3.36%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.36%) Hudson
7 3 (2.52%) SilkTest
7 3 (2.52%) FitNesse
7 3 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.52%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.52%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.52%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (17.65%) Finance
2 8 (6.72%) Banking
3 5 (4.20%) Front Office
4 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.36%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.68%) Back Office
5 2 (1.68%) Retail
5 2 (1.68%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Arabic Language
6 1 (0.84%) Hindi Language
6 1 (0.84%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (47.06%) Developer
2 42 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 18 (15.13%) Architect
4 14 (11.76%) Analyst
4 14 (11.76%) Technical Architect
5 11 (9.24%) Business Analyst
6 10 (8.40%) Agile Java Developer
7 9 (7.56%) Agile Business Analyst
8 8 (6.72%) ScrumMaster
9 5 (4.20%) Agile Project Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.36%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.36%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Scala Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Technical Leader
11 3 (2.52%) Automation Tester
11 3 (2.52%) C# Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Team Leader
11 3 (2.52%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (38.66%) Hibernate
2 42 (35.29%) Spring
3 29 (24.37%) J2EE
4 28 (23.53%) Spring MVC
5 20 (16.81%) HTML
6 19 (15.97%) XML
7 15 (12.61%) RESTful
8 13 (10.92%) Web Services
9 12 (10.08%) Ajax
9 12 (10.08%) jQuery
10 11 (9.24%) .NET
11 10 (8.40%) Play Framework
11 10 (8.40%) Akka
12 9 (7.56%) JSON
12 9 (7.56%) SOAP
13 8 (6.72%) REST
14 7 (5.88%) Grails
14 7 (5.88%) HTML5
15 6 (5.04%) Velocity
16 5 (4.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.24%) Fixed Income
2 7 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.88%) User Experience
2 7 (5.88%) Web 2.0
3 6 (5.04%) Reference Data
3 6 (5.04%) Open Source
4 5 (4.20%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.36%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.68%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.68%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.84%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.84%) Clustering
7 1 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.08%) Linux
2 2 (1.68%) UNIX
3 1 (0.84%) Android
3 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.84%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (96.64%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (70.59%) TDD
3 74 (62.18%) Scrum
4 46 (38.66%) BDD
5 45 (37.82%) Kanban
6 31 (26.05%) MVC
7 28 (23.53%) E-Commerce
7 28 (23.53%) User Stories
8 27 (22.69%) DevOps
8 27 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (22.69%) OO
8 27 (22.69%) Pair Programming
9 21 (17.65%) Mentoring
10 17 (14.29%) SOA
11 11 (9.24%) Project Management
11 11 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (9.24%) Unit Testing
12 10 (8.40%) Technical Analysis
13 9 (7.56%) Web Development
14 8 (6.72%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 85 (71.43%) Java
2 44 (36.97%) JavaScript
3 33 (27.73%) Scala
4 30 (25.21%) SQL
5 20 (16.81%) Groovy
6 14 (11.76%) Ruby
7 13 (10.92%) C#
7 13 (10.92%) Python
8 5 (4.20%) PHP
9 2 (1.68%) Perl
9 2 (1.68%) VB
9 2 (1.68%) VBA
9 2 (1.68%) Clojure
9 2 (1.68%) Golang
9 2 (1.68%) R
10 1 (0.84%) XPath
10 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.84%) C++
10 1 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (0.84%) GNVQ
2 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Puppet
1 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.68%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 14 (11.76%) Oracle
2 4 (3.36%) Adobe
3 2 (1.68%) FatWire
3 2 (1.68%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.84%) Endeca
4 1 (0.84%) GigaSpaces
4 1 (0.84%) hybris
4 1 (0.84%) BEA
4 1 (0.84%) IBM
4 1 (0.84%) ATG
4 1 (0.84%) VMware
4 1 (0.84%) Lotus
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