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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 557 516 503
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -13
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 35 57 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.12% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 53 32
Average daily rate
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£490 £450 £436
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £550 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £406 £363
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +12.06%
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
39455 37165 33497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.65% 76.32% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25919 23647 20610
Average daily rate £415 £408 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.84% -1.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1058 1127 1015
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.98 £31.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -15.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -26 23 £500 +5.26% 6
South East -12 5 £355 -13.93% 4
North West -17 4 £365 +12.30%
Yorkshire - 2 £425 -
East of England -7 1 £513 +20.58% 1
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Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 85 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (69.41%) Scrum
3 57 (67.06%) Java
4 53 (62.35%) TDD
5 39 (45.88%) Kanban
5 39 (45.88%) BDD
6 31 (36.47%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (32.94%) Spring
8 27 (31.76%) Hibernate
9 24 (28.24%) Pair Programming
10 23 (27.06%) Ruby
10 23 (27.06%) Scala
11 20 (23.53%) NoSQL
11 20 (23.53%) Finance
11 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
12 19 (22.35%) DevOps
13 18 (21.18%) HTML
14 17 (20.00%) MVC
14 17 (20.00%) Groovy
15 14 (16.47%) Spring MVC
16 13 (15.29%) AngularJS
16 13 (15.29%) CSS
16 13 (15.29%) E-Commerce
17 12 (14.12%) OO
17 12 (14.12%) SQL
17 12 (14.12%) Subversion
17 12 (14.12%) Git (software)
18 11 (12.94%) JIRA
18 11 (12.94%) REST
18 11 (12.94%) Docker

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (8.24%) Node.js
2 5 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.71%) Jetty
4 3 (3.53%) DNN
4 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.53%) CMS
5 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.35%) JBoss
6 1 (1.18%) IIS
6 1 (1.18%) iPlanet
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.18%) Confluence
6 1 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.53%) SaaS
2 3 (3.53%) GitHub
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.18%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) HTTP
2 3 (3.53%) Internet
3 1 (1.18%) LDAP
3 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.53%) NoSQL
2 10 (11.76%) Big Data
2 10 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 9 (10.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.88%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.71%) Redis
7 3 (3.53%) MySQL
7 3 (3.53%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (14.12%) Subversion
1 12 (14.12%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.94%) JIRA
3 10 (11.76%) JUnit
4 5 (5.88%) Selenium
4 5 (5.88%) jMock
4 5 (5.88%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.71%) CruiseControl
6 3 (3.53%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.53%) JBehave
6 3 (3.53%) Hudson
6 3 (3.53%) Mockito
7 2 (2.35%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.35%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.35%) Capybara
7 2 (2.35%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.35%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.35%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.35%) Maven
8 1 (1.18%) ReSharper
General
1 20 (23.53%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Games
3 6 (7.06%) Retail
4 5 (5.88%) Banking
5 3 (3.53%) Publishing
6 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Arabic Language
6 1 (1.18%) Hindi Language
6 1 (1.18%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (58.82%) Developer
2 31 (36.47%) Java Developer
3 13 (15.29%) Architect
4 10 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Business Analyst
5 7 (8.24%) Analyst
5 7 (8.24%) ScrumMaster
6 6 (7.06%) Technical Architect
7 5 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Architect
8 4 (4.71%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.71%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Polyglot Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (3.53%) Hadoop Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Tester
10 2 (2.35%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.35%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.94%) Spring
2 27 (31.76%) Hibernate
3 18 (21.18%) HTML
4 14 (16.47%) Spring MVC
5 13 (15.29%) CSS
5 13 (15.29%) AngularJS
6 11 (12.94%) REST
7 10 (11.76%) SOAP
7 10 (11.76%) J2EE
8 9 (10.59%) .NET
8 9 (10.59%) Ajax
8 9 (10.59%) Web Services
8 9 (10.59%) RESTful
9 7 (8.24%) HTML5
9 7 (8.24%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (7.06%) Struts
10 6 (7.06%) CSS3
11 5 (5.88%) jQuery
12 4 (4.71%) XML
12 4 (4.71%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) User Experience
2 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.71%) Web 2.0
3 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.53%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.53%) Reference Data
3 3 (3.53%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.35%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.18%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.18%) Social Network
5 1 (1.18%) Online Games
5 1 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.24%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) UNIX
3 1 (1.18%) AIX
3 1 (1.18%) Solaris
3 1 (1.18%) Android
3 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (69.41%) Scrum
3 53 (62.35%) TDD
4 39 (45.88%) Kanban
4 39 (45.88%) BDD
5 31 (36.47%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (28.24%) Pair Programming
7 19 (22.35%) DevOps
8 17 (20.00%) MVC
9 13 (15.29%) E-Commerce
10 12 (14.12%) OO
11 10 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (10.59%) User Stories
13 8 (9.41%) Mentoring
14 7 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (8.24%) SDLC
15 6 (7.06%) Business Analysis
15 6 (7.06%) SOA
15 6 (7.06%) Functional Programming
15 6 (7.06%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 57 (67.06%) Java
2 23 (27.06%) Ruby
2 23 (27.06%) Scala
3 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 17 (20.00%) Groovy
5 12 (14.12%) SQL
6 6 (7.06%) C#
7 5 (5.88%) Clojure
7 5 (5.88%) Python
8 4 (4.71%) PHP
9 2 (2.35%) VB
9 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.18%) C++
10 1 (1.18%) Perl
10 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.18%) PHP5
10 1 (1.18%) R
10 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.94%) Docker
2 3 (3.53%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (10.59%) Puppet
3 8 (9.41%) Salt
4 4 (4.71%) Ansible
5 3 (3.53%) Oozie
6 1 (1.18%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.18%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) SaltStack
2 6 (7.06%) Atlassian
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (2.35%) IBM
4 2 (2.35%) Adobe
5 1 (1.18%) Sun
5 1 (1.18%) HP
5 1 (1.18%) ILOG
5 1 (1.18%) Zend
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.18%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.18%) ForgeRock
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 27 days ago