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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 528 483 521
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +38
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 55 74 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 47 49
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £355 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £535 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £369 £363
% change year-on-year
-11.18% +1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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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
38005 35893 37964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.58% 73.75% 71.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23987 22503 22456
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1076 980 1367
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.84 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +14 43 £475 +5.55% 12
North West +4 4 £325 -13.33%
East of England -38 4 £425 - 1
South East -1 3 £330 - 4
East Midlands -20 1 £295 -16.90% 3
South West - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
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Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 82 (74.55%) TDD
2 66 (60.00%) BDD
3 65 (59.09%) Java
4 61 (55.45%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (53.64%) Scrum
6 57 (51.82%) Kanban
7 52 (47.27%) JavaScript
8 42 (38.18%) MVC
9 39 (35.45%) Spring
9 39 (35.45%) E-Commerce
10 34 (30.91%) Web Services
11 32 (29.09%) HTML
11 32 (29.09%) J2EE
12 31 (28.18%) Hibernate
13 29 (26.36%) XML
14 28 (25.45%) Spring MVC
15 25 (22.73%) jQuery
15 25 (22.73%) Cucumber
16 23 (20.91%) Ruby
16 23 (20.91%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (20.00%) JSON
18 21 (19.09%) NoSQL
18 21 (19.09%) Python
19 20 (18.18%) Pair Programming
19 20 (18.18%) DevOps
20 19 (17.27%) .NET
20 19 (17.27%) Ajax
21 18 (16.36%) REST
21 18 (16.36%) Jasmine
21 18 (16.36%) C#

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 8 (7.27%) Liferay
2 4 (3.64%) NServiceBus
2 4 (3.64%) JCAPS
2 4 (3.64%) Apache Solr
2 4 (3.64%) CMS
2 4 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.73%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.73%) Node.js
4 2 (1.82%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.82%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (1.82%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.82%) OpenCms
4 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (0.91%) Magnolia
5 1 (0.91%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.91%) IIS
5 1 (0.91%) DNN
5 1 (0.91%) Jetty
5 1 (0.91%) Escenic
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.73%) GitHub
3 2 (1.82%) Heroku
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.09%) NoSQL
2 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
3 15 (13.64%) MongoDB
4 9 (8.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (4.55%) Big Data
6 4 (3.64%) RavenDB
7 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.91%) DTS
9 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.91%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.91%) Riak
9 1 (0.91%) Voldemort
9 1 (0.91%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 25 (22.73%) Cucumber
2 18 (16.36%) Jasmine
3 16 (14.55%) Git (software)
4 14 (12.73%) JBehave
4 14 (12.73%) Jenkins
5 12 (10.91%) Subversion
6 11 (10.00%) Maven
6 11 (10.00%) Capybara
7 10 (9.09%) TeamCity
7 10 (9.09%) JIRA
8 8 (7.27%) Hudson
8 8 (7.27%) Mockito
8 8 (7.27%) Selenium
8 8 (7.27%) Eclipse
8 8 (7.27%) IntelliJ
8 8 (7.27%) JUnit
9 7 (6.36%) NetBeans
9 7 (6.36%) RubyMine
10 5 (4.55%) Hamcrest
11 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (13.64%) Finance
2 8 (7.27%) Front Office
3 5 (4.55%) Banking
3 5 (4.55%) Retail
4 4 (3.64%) Back Office
5 2 (1.82%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.91%) Games
6 1 (0.91%) Publishing
6 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (67.27%) Developer
2 46 (41.82%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.82%) .NET Developer
4 11 (10.00%) Tester
5 10 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.36%) Business Analyst
6 7 (6.36%) Analyst
6 7 (6.36%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (5.45%) ScrumMaster
7 6 (5.45%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Scala Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Automation Tester
9 4 (3.64%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.73%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (2.73%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (2.73%) Agile Tester
11 2 (1.82%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (1.82%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (35.45%) Spring
2 34 (30.91%) Web Services
3 32 (29.09%) HTML
3 32 (29.09%) J2EE
4 31 (28.18%) Hibernate
5 29 (26.36%) XML
6 28 (25.45%) Spring MVC
7 25 (22.73%) jQuery
8 22 (20.00%) JSON
9 19 (17.27%) .NET
9 19 (17.27%) Ajax
10 18 (16.36%) REST
11 15 (13.64%) RESTful
11 15 (13.64%) CSS
12 11 (10.00%) SOAP
13 9 (8.18%) HTML5
14 8 (7.27%) Grails
14 8 (7.27%) ASP.NET
15 7 (6.36%) RabbitMQ
16 6 (5.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) Fixed Income
2 5 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.55%) Reference Data
2 5 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.64%) Open Source
3 4 (3.64%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.82%) GIS
4 2 (1.82%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.91%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.36%) Linux
2 6 (5.45%) UNIX
3 3 (2.73%) Android
3 3 (2.73%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (74.55%) TDD
2 66 (60.00%) BDD
3 61 (55.45%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (53.64%) Scrum
5 57 (51.82%) Kanban
6 42 (38.18%) MVC
7 39 (35.45%) E-Commerce
8 23 (20.91%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (18.18%) Pair Programming
9 20 (18.18%) DevOps
10 11 (10.00%) OO
11 10 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 10 (9.09%) User Stories
12 9 (8.18%) Unit Testing
13 8 (7.27%) SOA
14 6 (5.45%) Workflow
15 5 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (4.55%) Test-First Development
15 5 (4.55%) Business Analysis
15 5 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 65 (59.09%) Java
2 52 (47.27%) JavaScript
3 23 (20.91%) Ruby
4 21 (19.09%) Python
5 18 (16.36%) C#
6 17 (15.45%) SQL
7 15 (13.64%) Scala
8 13 (11.82%) Groovy
9 5 (4.55%) Perl
10 4 (3.64%) C++
11 3 (2.73%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.73%) Clojure
12 2 (1.82%) VB
13 1 (0.91%) PHP
13 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.91%) Haskell
13 1 (0.91%) F#
Qualifications
1 4 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) Ansible
1 4 (3.64%) Puppet
2 2 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.91%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 9 (8.18%) VMware
2 5 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.55%) Akamai
3 2 (1.82%) Rackspace
3 2 (1.82%) FatWire
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (0.91%) ForgeRock
4 1 (0.91%) JBoss
4 1 (0.91%) Sybase
4 1 (0.91%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.91%) Lotus
4 1 (0.91%) GigaSpaces
4 1 (0.91%) hybris
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