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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extreme Programming (XP)
UK / England
Rank 523 555 518
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -37
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 44 49 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 46
Median daily rate £444 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.36% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £311 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £628 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £496 £550
% change year-on-year
-18.38% -9.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £109.38 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £109.38 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +143.05%

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
33619 38152 36402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.40% 82.04% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22424 25073 23863
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 835 1113 967
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 15 £500 -13.04% 5
South East +21 11 £464 +132.12% 4
South West - 5 £375 - 2
East of England - 5 £260 - 2
Yorkshire +16 4 £410 -18.00% 1
East Midlands +6 4 £394 +18.42% 1
Extreme Programming
UK

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 89 (90.82%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (62.24%) TDD
3 56 (57.14%) Java
4 47 (47.96%) Scrum
5 39 (39.80%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 30 (30.61%) Pair Programming
8 29 (29.59%) HTML
9 27 (27.55%) Finance
10 26 (26.53%) XML
11 25 (25.51%) Software Engineering
12 24 (24.49%) JIRA
13 23 (23.47%) MongoDB
13 23 (23.47%) Spring
14 21 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
15 20 (20.41%) CSS
16 19 (19.39%) Jenkins
16 19 (19.39%) Microservices
17 18 (18.37%) BDD
17 18 (18.37%) Web Services
17 18 (18.37%) SQL
18 17 (17.35%) AngularJS
19 16 (16.33%) jQuery
19 16 (16.33%) J2EE
19 16 (16.33%) Quality Management
20 15 (15.31%) Tomcat
20 15 (15.31%) Unit Testing
20 15 (15.31%) User Acceptance Testing
20 15 (15.31%) Groovy
20 15 (15.31%) Amazon AWS

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 (15.31%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.20%) OpenStack
3 9 (9.18%) Apache
4 7 (7.14%) Confluence
4 7 (7.14%) nginx
5 6 (6.12%) Apache Spark
5 6 (6.12%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (5.10%) Alfresco
6 5 (5.10%) Liferay
7 4 (4.08%) FileNet
7 4 (4.08%) IBM Notes
7 4 (4.08%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.04%) Apache Pig
9 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.02%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.31%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.16%) GitHub
2 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.12%) PaaS
4 4 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (4.08%) Heroku
4 4 (4.08%) IaaS
4 4 (4.08%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (1.02%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.27%) Internet
2 5 (5.10%) HTTP
3 4 (4.08%) DNS
4 2 (2.04%) AMQP
4 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.47%) MongoDB
2 8 (8.16%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (8.16%) NoSQL
2 8 (8.16%) Redis
3 6 (6.12%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.12%) HBase
4 5 (5.10%) MySQL
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.08%) Riak
6 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.04%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.04%) HeidiSQL
7 2 (2.04%) Pentaho
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (24.49%) JIRA
2 19 (19.39%) Jenkins
3 14 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 14 (14.29%) Gradle
3 14 (14.29%) IntelliJ
4 12 (12.24%) Selenium
4 12 (12.24%) Subversion
5 11 (11.22%) JUnit
6 10 (10.20%) Cucumber
7 9 (9.18%) Git (software)
7 9 (9.18%) Maven
7 9 (9.18%) Mockito
7 9 (9.18%) NetBeans
8 7 (7.14%) JMeter
8 7 (7.14%) LoadRunner
9 5 (5.10%) Grunt
9 5 (5.10%) Hamcrest
9 5 (5.10%) Vagrant
10 4 (4.08%) Ant
11 2 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 27 (27.55%) Finance
2 11 (11.22%) Banking
3 9 (9.18%) Retail
4 6 (6.12%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.10%) Back Office
5 5 (5.10%) Publishing
6 2 (2.04%) Games
7 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (50.00%) Developer
2 30 (30.61%) Java Developer
3 15 (15.31%) Analyst
4 14 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 12 (12.24%) Senior Developer
6 9 (9.18%) Agile Developer
6 9 (9.18%) Scrum Master
6 9 (9.18%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Cloud Developer
9 4 (4.08%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.08%) AWS DevOps
9 4 (4.08%) Digital Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Digital Business Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Python Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Ruby Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (29.59%) HTML
2 26 (26.53%) XML
3 23 (23.47%) Spring
4 20 (20.41%) CSS
5 18 (18.37%) Web Services
6 17 (17.35%) AngularJS
7 16 (16.33%) J2EE
7 16 (16.33%) jQuery
8 12 (12.24%) RESTful
9 11 (11.22%) Node.js
10 10 (10.20%) Velocity
11 9 (9.18%) .NET
11 9 (9.18%) HTML5
11 9 (9.18%) JSP
11 9 (9.18%) REST
11 9 (9.18%) Struts
11 9 (9.18%) XHTML
12 8 (8.16%) Servlets
13 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET
13 7 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.08%) Replication
3 2 (2.04%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.02%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.02%) iPad
4 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.29%) Linux
2 12 (12.24%) Unix
3 5 (5.10%) Solaris
4 4 (4.08%) CoreOS
5 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.04%) Android
6 2 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (90.82%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (62.24%) TDD
3 47 (47.96%) Scrum
4 39 (39.80%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (30.61%) Pair Programming
6 25 (25.51%) Software Engineering
7 21 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
8 19 (19.39%) Microservices
9 18 (18.37%) BDD
10 16 (16.33%) Quality Management
11 15 (15.31%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (15.31%) Unit Testing
11 15 (15.31%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (14.29%) Data Modelling
12 14 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (14.29%) User Stories
13 13 (13.27%) Business Analysis
13 13 (13.27%) Change Management
13 13 (13.27%) Coaching
13 13 (13.27%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 56 (57.14%) Java
2 35 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.37%) SQL
4 15 (15.31%) Groovy
5 12 (12.24%) Python
5 12 (12.24%) Ruby
6 8 (8.16%) Scala
7 7 (7.14%) C#
7 7 (7.14%) PHP
8 6 (6.12%) Bash Shell
8 6 (6.12%) Go
8 6 (6.12%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.04%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.04%) Erlang
9 2 (2.04%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.04%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) QA
2 3 (3.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (10.20%) Docker
2 8 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.12%) HDFS
4 4 (4.08%) VirtualBox
5 3 (3.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (9.18%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.08%) Ansible
2 4 (4.08%) Kubernetes
2 4 (4.08%) Nagios
2 4 (4.08%) Puppet
2 4 (4.08%) Salt
2 4 (4.08%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (11.22%) Oracle
1 11 (11.22%) VMware
2 5 (5.10%) GigaSpaces
2 5 (5.10%) Google
2 5 (5.10%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.08%) Cognos
3 4 (4.08%) IBM
3 4 (4.08%) Lotus
3 4 (4.08%) New Relic
3 4 (4.08%) Rackspace
3 4 (4.08%) SaltStack
3 4 (4.08%) Splunk
4 3 (3.06%) HP
4 3 (3.06%) KANA
4 3 (3.06%) Pega
5 2 (2.04%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.04%) Genesys
5 2 (2.04%) Informatica
5 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.04%) T-Plan