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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 551 510 491
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -19
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 36 58 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 52 46
Average daily rate
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£463 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £326 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
Extreme Programming
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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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40242 37742 35090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.92% 76.45% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26610 23738 21765
Average daily rate £425 £410 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1090 1093 1019
Average hourly rate £28.50 £23.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -27.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £46.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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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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 -17 28 £495 +4.21% 8
North West -26 3 £365 +12.30% 3
South East -27 3 £360 -4.00%
East Midlands -5 1 £375 +18.11% 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 8
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Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 74 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (69.23%) Scrum
3 45 (57.69%) TDD
3 45 (57.69%) Java
4 36 (46.15%) Kanban
5 30 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (38.46%) BDD
6 24 (30.77%) Pair Programming
7 22 (28.21%) NoSQL
8 19 (24.36%) Spring
8 19 (24.36%) Hibernate
9 18 (23.08%) Ruby
9 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 18 (23.08%) DevOps
10 17 (21.79%) Scala
10 17 (21.79%) HTML
10 17 (21.79%) Finance
11 15 (19.23%) AngularJS
12 14 (17.95%) CSS
13 13 (16.67%) Docker
13 13 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (15.38%) MongoDB
14 12 (15.38%) Big Data
14 12 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
14 12 (15.38%) .NET
14 12 (15.38%) MVC
15 11 (14.10%) JUnit
15 11 (14.10%) OO
15 11 (14.10%) REST
15 11 (14.10%) Puppet

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 7 (8.97%) Node.js
2 5 (6.41%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.13%) Jetty
4 3 (3.85%) DNN
4 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.85%) CMS
5 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.56%) JBoss
5 2 (2.56%) Confluence
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.28%) Apache
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.28%) iPlanet
6 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.13%) GitHub
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Heroku
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) HTTP
2 3 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) LDAP
3 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.21%) NoSQL
2 13 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 12 (15.38%) Big Data
4 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
5 9 (11.54%) Hadoop
6 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.13%) Redis
8 3 (3.85%) MySQL
8 3 (3.85%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) JUnit
2 10 (12.82%) JIRA
3 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.97%) Subversion
4 5 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.13%) Selenium
5 4 (5.13%) jMock
5 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.13%) Mockito
5 4 (5.13%) CruiseControl
6 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.56%) Hudson
7 2 (2.56%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.56%) JMeter
8 1 (1.28%) NUnit
8 1 (1.28%) Maven
8 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.28%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.28%) InstallShield
General
1 17 (21.79%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Games
2 7 (8.97%) Retail
3 4 (5.13%) Banking
4 3 (3.85%) Publishing
5 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (60.26%) Developer
2 23 (29.49%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.38%) Architect
4 11 (14.10%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.97%) ScrumMaster
6 6 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.13%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Polyglot Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Hadoop Developer
8 3 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Tester
9 2 (2.56%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.36%) Spring
1 19 (24.36%) Hibernate
2 17 (21.79%) HTML
3 15 (19.23%) AngularJS
4 14 (17.95%) CSS
5 12 (15.38%) .NET
6 11 (14.10%) REST
7 10 (12.82%) J2EE
7 10 (12.82%) SOAP
7 10 (12.82%) HTML5
8 9 (11.54%) Spring MVC
8 9 (11.54%) CSS3
9 8 (10.26%) Ajax
10 7 (8.97%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (8.97%) Web Services
10 7 (8.97%) WCF
11 6 (7.69%) RESTful
11 6 (7.69%) Struts
11 6 (7.69%) Play Framework
12 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) User Experience
2 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.13%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.85%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.85%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.56%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.56%) Web 2.0
4 2 (2.56%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.28%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.28%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.28%) Social Network
5 1 (1.28%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.26%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) UNIX
3 1 (1.28%) AIX
3 1 (1.28%) Solaris
3 1 (1.28%) Android
3 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (69.23%) Scrum
3 45 (57.69%) TDD
4 36 (46.15%) Kanban
5 30 (38.46%) BDD
5 30 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (30.77%) Pair Programming
7 18 (23.08%) DevOps
8 12 (15.38%) MVC
9 11 (14.10%) OO
10 10 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (11.54%) E-Commerce
12 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
13 7 (8.97%) Business Analysis
13 7 (8.97%) SOA
14 6 (7.69%) Configuration Management
14 6 (7.69%) SDLC
14 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
14 6 (7.69%) Functional Programming
14 6 (7.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 45 (57.69%) Java
2 18 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 18 (23.08%) Ruby
3 17 (21.79%) Scala
4 11 (14.10%) Groovy
5 10 (12.82%) C#
5 10 (12.82%) SQL
6 5 (6.41%) Clojure
7 4 (5.13%) XAML
8 3 (3.85%) Python
8 3 (3.85%) PHP
9 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.28%) C
10 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.28%) PHP5
10 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.28%) VB
10 1 (1.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.67%) Docker
2 3 (3.85%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (14.10%) Puppet
3 10 (12.82%) Salt
4 6 (7.69%) Ansible
5 3 (3.85%) Oozie
6 1 (1.28%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.28%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) SaltStack
2 6 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle
5 2 (2.56%) IBM
5 2 (2.56%) Zend
6 1 (1.28%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.28%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.28%) Adobe
6 1 (1.28%) Sun
6 1 (1.28%) HP
6 1 (1.28%) ILOG
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago