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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 588 600 554
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -46
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 45 35 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.066% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.082% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 48
Median daily rate £475 £445 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.74% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £605 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £365 £328
% change year-on-year
+30.13% +11.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
42027 42615 39492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.07% 80.42% 78.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28004 28221 24921
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1004 1151 1103
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.91 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £51.30 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -8 15 £500 +5.26% 8
North West +25 11 £550 +50.68% 1
South East +24 11 £475 +31.94% 2
East Midlands +1 4 £368 -2.00% 3
Yorkshire - 4 £430 - 1
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Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 122 (96.83%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (62.70%) Java
3 58 (46.03%) Scrum
4 48 (38.10%) TDD
5 45 (35.71%) Finance
6 44 (34.92%) SQL
7 39 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (29.37%) Cucumber
9 35 (27.78%) JavaScript
9 35 (27.78%) XML
9 35 (27.78%) Subversion
9 35 (27.78%) Spring
10 30 (23.81%) Selenium
10 30 (23.81%) JSON
11 29 (23.02%) JUnit
12 28 (22.22%) Web Services
13 27 (21.43%) Linux
13 27 (21.43%) JIRA
13 27 (21.43%) Git (software)
13 27 (21.43%) Microservices
14 26 (20.63%) Unix
14 26 (20.63%) SOAP
15 25 (19.84%) Kanban
16 22 (17.46%) Pair Programming
16 22 (17.46%) Jenkins
17 21 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
18 20 (15.87%) User Acceptance Testing
18 20 (15.87%) Gradle
18 20 (15.87%) REST
19 19 (15.08%) 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 (11.90%) Apache
2 14 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 8 (6.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (3.17%) NServiceBus
5 3 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.38%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.59%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.59%) CMS
7 1 (0.79%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.79%) Confluence
7 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.79%) JBoss
7 1 (0.79%) Liferay
7 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.17%) Heroku
2 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.38%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.38%) PaaS
4 2 (1.59%) GitHub
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.79%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.11%) HTTP
2 12 (9.52%) HTTPS
2 12 (9.52%) LDAP
3 5 (3.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (12.70%) Oracle Database
3 14 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.35%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.76%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.17%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.17%) RavenDB
6 4 (3.17%) Redis
6 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.59%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.59%) Big Data
8 1 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.79%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.79%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (29.37%) Cucumber
2 35 (27.78%) Subversion
3 30 (23.81%) Selenium
4 29 (23.02%) JUnit
5 27 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 27 (21.43%) JIRA
6 22 (17.46%) Jenkins
7 20 (15.87%) Gradle
8 18 (14.29%) Gatling
8 18 (14.29%) JMeter
9 17 (13.49%) LoadRunner
10 13 (10.32%) Maven
11 11 (8.73%) Mockito
12 10 (7.94%) Hamcrest
13 6 (4.76%) Ant
13 6 (4.76%) jMock
14 5 (3.97%) Artifactory
14 5 (3.97%) WebDriver
15 4 (3.17%) NuGet
15 4 (3.17%) TeamCity
General
1 45 (35.71%) Finance
2 15 (11.90%) Banking
3 11 (8.73%) Retail
4 4 (3.17%) Wholesale Banking
5 3 (2.38%) Games
6 2 (1.59%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (52.38%) Developer
2 35 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 17 (13.49%) Tester
4 13 (10.32%) Analyst
5 11 (8.73%) Business Analyst
5 11 (8.73%) Senior Developer
6 9 (7.14%) Applications Developer
6 9 (7.14%) Architect
6 9 (7.14%) Automation Tester
7 8 (6.35%) .NET Developer
7 8 (6.35%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.56%) Agile Developer
8 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.76%) Agile Tester
9 6 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Agile Coach
10 5 (3.97%) Designer
10 5 (3.97%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (27.78%) Spring
1 35 (27.78%) XML
2 30 (23.81%) JSON
3 28 (22.22%) Web Services
4 26 (20.63%) SOAP
5 20 (15.87%) REST
6 19 (15.08%) J2EE
7 18 (14.29%) jQuery
8 17 (13.49%) HTML
9 16 (12.70%) AngularJS
9 16 (12.70%) CSS
9 16 (12.70%) JSP
9 16 (12.70%) RESTful
10 14 (11.11%) HTML5
11 12 (9.52%) Ajax
11 12 (9.52%) SAML
11 12 (9.52%) XHTML
12 11 (8.73%) JAX-RS
13 9 (7.14%) MyBatis
13 9 (7.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.17%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.17%) iPhone
3 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.59%) iPad
4 2 (1.59%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.59%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.79%) Blog
5 1 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.79%) RIA
5 1 (0.79%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.43%) Linux
2 26 (20.63%) Unix
3 7 (5.56%) Windows
4 4 (3.17%) Android
4 4 (3.17%) Windows Phone
5 3 (2.38%) Solaris
6 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (96.83%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (46.03%) Scrum
3 48 (38.10%) TDD
4 39 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (21.43%) Microservices
6 25 (19.84%) Kanban
7 22 (17.46%) Pair Programming
8 21 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
9 20 (15.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (15.08%) Non-Functional Testing
10 19 (15.08%) Software Engineering
11 18 (14.29%) Automation Testing
12 17 (13.49%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (13.49%) Performance Testing
13 13 (10.32%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (10.32%) CQRS
13 13 (10.32%) DevOps
13 13 (10.32%) OO
14 12 (9.52%) Waterfall
15 11 (8.73%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 79 (62.70%) Java
2 44 (34.92%) SQL
3 35 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 15 (11.90%) Groovy
5 12 (9.52%) Lua
5 12 (9.52%) Scala
5 12 (9.52%) VB
6 8 (6.35%) C#
6 8 (6.35%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.97%) Ruby
8 4 (3.17%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.17%) Clojure
9 3 (2.38%) Go
10 2 (1.59%) Perl
10 2 (1.59%) PHP
10 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.79%) C++
11 1 (0.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.38%) Degree
4 2 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (4.76%) Docker
2 3 (2.38%) vSphere
3 2 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.79%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 12 (9.52%) Tivoli
2 6 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.59%) Puppet
4 1 (0.79%) Ansible
4 1 (0.79%) Grafana
4 1 (0.79%) Kibana
4 1 (0.79%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.79%) logstash
4 1 (0.79%) Mesos
4 1 (0.79%) Nagios
4 1 (0.79%) Oozie
4 1 (0.79%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (14.29%) Oracle
1 18 (14.29%) VMware
2 17 (13.49%) SOASTA, Inc
3 14 (11.11%) IBM
4 3 (2.38%) Google
5 2 (1.59%) CA
5 2 (1.59%) FatWire
5 2 (1.59%) Omniture
5 2 (1.59%) Rally
5 2 (1.59%) T-Plan
6 1 (0.79%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.79%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.79%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.79%) Splunk
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