The table below looks at the statistics for Extreme Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 106 100 84
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.065% 0.073% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.085% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £389 £700 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.42% +118.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Extreme Programming
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1323 1174 967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.41% 86.01% 82.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 951 808 658
Median daily rate £425 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 14
Median hourly rate £12.10 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.60 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.07 £26.60 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Extreme Programming across the Leeds region.

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Extreme Programming.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Unified Process
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) DSDM
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum-ban
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (25.00%) eggPlant
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) eggPlant
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blog
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) DSDM
3 2 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum-ban
3 2 (50.00%) Unified Process
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM