The table below looks at the statistics for Extreme Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 367 355 346
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 31 36 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 32
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £383 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £585 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £348 £425
% change year-on-year
+58.27% -18.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Extreme Programming
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16730 17174 15442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.79% 78.57% 76.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11866 11744 10840
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 238 253
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £70.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Extreme Programming across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Extreme Programming Jobs Demand Trend in London

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Trend in London

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Extreme Programming across the London region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Histogram in London

Extreme Programming
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Extreme Programming across the London region.

Extreme Programming Hourly Rate Trend in London

Extreme Programming
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
City of London +17 11 £450 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Extreme Programming
England

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 76 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (89.47%) Java
3 43 (56.58%) TDD
4 40 (52.63%) Scrum
5 36 (47.37%) Hibernate
5 36 (47.37%) BDD
6 31 (40.79%) Spring
7 30 (39.47%) SQL
8 29 (38.16%) JavaScript
9 27 (35.53%) Kanban
10 24 (31.58%) Pair Programming
11 23 (30.26%) OO
11 23 (30.26%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (25.00%) User Stories
13 18 (23.68%) J2EE
14 16 (21.05%) DevOps
15 15 (19.74%) Linux
16 14 (18.42%) MVC
16 14 (18.42%) Mentoring
16 14 (18.42%) Scala
17 13 (17.11%) Spring MVC
17 13 (17.11%) Ruby
17 13 (17.11%) XML
17 13 (17.11%) Python
17 13 (17.11%) Oracle
18 12 (15.79%) Finance
18 12 (15.79%) Technical Analysis
19 11 (14.47%) Git (software)
19 11 (14.47%) Groovy
19 11 (14.47%) Subversion

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 10 (13.16%) Adobe CQ
2 3 (3.95%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.63%) CMS
3 2 (2.63%) IIS
3 2 (2.63%) Apache
3 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.32%) JBoss
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.58%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.63%) DTS
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.63%) Redis
4 2 (2.63%) Riak
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (14.47%) Git (software)
1 11 (14.47%) Subversion
2 10 (13.16%) jMock
2 10 (13.16%) JBehave
2 10 (13.16%) Cucumber
3 7 (9.21%) Selenium
3 7 (9.21%) Jasmine
4 6 (7.89%) JMeter
4 6 (7.89%) LoadRunner
4 6 (7.89%) Capybara
5 4 (5.26%) JUnit
5 4 (5.26%) Hudson
6 3 (3.95%) Mockito
6 3 (3.95%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.95%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.95%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.95%) FitNesse
6 3 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.95%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (3.95%) SilkTest
General
1 12 (15.79%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Banking
3 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Front Office
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.32%) Hindi Language
5 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (68.42%) Developer
2 43 (56.58%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.79%) Agile Java Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Architect
5 7 (9.21%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Automation Tester
8 3 (3.95%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Tester
9 2 (2.63%) Java Programmer
9 2 (2.63%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.63%) Java Analyst Programmer
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (2.63%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (2.63%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (47.37%) Hibernate
2 31 (40.79%) Spring
3 18 (23.68%) J2EE
4 13 (17.11%) Spring MVC
4 13 (17.11%) XML
5 10 (13.16%) Web Services
6 9 (11.84%) Ajax
7 8 (10.53%) JSON
7 8 (10.53%) HTML
7 8 (10.53%) jQuery
8 7 (9.21%) REST
8 7 (9.21%) SOAP
9 5 (6.58%) Grails
9 5 (6.58%) J2SE
10 4 (5.26%) CSS
10 4 (5.26%) HTML5
11 3 (3.95%) RESTful
11 3 (3.95%) Play Framework
11 3 (3.95%) Akka
11 3 (3.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Fixed Income
2 7 (9.21%) Reference Data
3 5 (6.58%) Open Source
3 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.63%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.32%) User Experience
5 1 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.32%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.74%) Linux
2 2 (2.63%) UNIX
3 1 (1.32%) Android
3 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (56.58%) TDD
3 40 (52.63%) Scrum
4 36 (47.37%) BDD
5 27 (35.53%) Kanban
6 24 (31.58%) Pair Programming
7 23 (30.26%) OO
7 23 (30.26%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (25.00%) User Stories
9 16 (21.05%) DevOps
10 14 (18.42%) MVC
10 14 (18.42%) Mentoring
11 12 (15.79%) Technical Analysis
12 11 (14.47%) E-Commerce
13 10 (13.16%) Unit Testing
14 7 (9.21%) OOD
14 7 (9.21%) SOA
14 7 (9.21%) CRM
15 6 (7.89%) Web Development
15 6 (7.89%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (89.47%) Java
2 30 (39.47%) SQL
3 29 (38.16%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.42%) Scala
5 13 (17.11%) Ruby
5 13 (17.11%) Python
6 11 (14.47%) Groovy
7 6 (7.89%) PHP
8 4 (5.26%) C#
9 3 (3.95%) Perl
10 2 (2.63%) R
10 2 (2.63%) Golang
10 2 (2.63%) Clojure
11 1 (1.32%) C
11 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) GNVQ
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (17.11%) Oracle
2 4 (5.26%) Adobe
3 2 (2.63%) FatWire
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.32%) IBM
4 1 (1.32%) BEA
4 1 (1.32%) ILOG
4 1 (1.32%) ATG
4 1 (1.32%) VMware
4 1 (1.32%) Endeca
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Rate: Up to £700 per day based on experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Rate: £350 - £425 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago