The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 362 364 396
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +32
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 44 39 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 26
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £404 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17554 18215 19228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.04% 76.36% 73.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12350 12597 12707
Average daily rate £440 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 274 355
Average hourly rate £20.16 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.97 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £54.00 £47.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Extreme Programming
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +38 19 £450 - 3
Bromley - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Extreme Programming
England

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 66 (75.00%) TDD
2 65 (73.86%) Java
3 60 (68.18%) BDD
4 48 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (53.41%) JavaScript
6 46 (52.27%) Spring
7 45 (51.14%) Kanban
8 44 (50.00%) Scrum
9 40 (45.45%) MVC
10 38 (43.18%) Hibernate
11 35 (39.77%) Spring MVC
11 35 (39.77%) J2EE
12 32 (36.36%) Web Services
13 28 (31.82%) E-Commerce
14 27 (30.68%) jQuery
14 27 (30.68%) Ajax
15 24 (27.27%) Cucumber
16 23 (26.14%) Jasmine
16 23 (26.14%) Python
17 22 (25.00%) Ruby
18 20 (22.73%) NoSQL
18 20 (22.73%) REST
19 19 (21.59%) XML
20 18 (20.45%) JSON
21 17 (19.32%) HTML
22 16 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
22 16 (18.18%) Pair Programming
23 15 (17.05%) JBehave
23 15 (17.05%) Scala
24 14 (15.91%) MongoDB

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 7 (7.95%) Liferay
2 4 (4.55%) Apache Solr
2 4 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (4.55%) CMS
2 4 (4.55%) NServiceBus
2 4 (4.55%) JCAPS
3 3 (3.41%) Node.js
4 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.27%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (2.27%) OpenCms
4 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.14%) Apache
5 1 (1.14%) Escenic
5 1 (1.14%) Jetty
5 1 (1.14%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.14%) Magnolia
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Office
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.41%) Heroku
3 2 (2.27%) GitHub
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.73%) NoSQL
2 14 (15.91%) MongoDB
3 9 (10.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (4.55%) RavenDB
7 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.27%) Big Data
8 1 (1.14%) Voldemort
8 1 (1.14%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.14%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.14%) Riak
Development Applications
1 24 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 23 (26.14%) Jasmine
3 15 (17.05%) JBehave
4 13 (14.77%) Maven
5 12 (13.64%) Subversion
5 12 (13.64%) Capybara
5 12 (13.64%) Git (software)
6 11 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 11 (12.50%) Hudson
7 10 (11.36%) JUnit
8 9 (10.23%) JIRA
9 7 (7.95%) Mockito
9 7 (7.95%) NetBeans
9 7 (7.95%) Eclipse
9 7 (7.95%) IntelliJ
9 7 (7.95%) RubyMine
10 5 (5.68%) TeamCity
10 5 (5.68%) Selenium
11 4 (4.55%) Hamcrest
11 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (12.50%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Front Office
4 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.14%) Publishing
5 1 (1.14%) Games
5 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (75.00%) Developer
2 50 (56.82%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.23%) Senior Developer
3 9 (10.23%) Tester
4 7 (7.95%) .NET Developer
4 7 (7.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (6.82%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (4.55%) Scala Developer
6 4 (4.55%) ScrumMaster
6 4 (4.55%) Test Engineer
7 3 (3.41%) Agile Tester
7 3 (3.41%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (2.27%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.27%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (2.27%) Senior SQL Developer
8 2 (2.27%) Automation Tester
8 2 (2.27%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Developer
8 2 (2.27%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (2.27%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (52.27%) Spring
2 38 (43.18%) Hibernate
3 35 (39.77%) J2EE
3 35 (39.77%) Spring MVC
4 32 (36.36%) Web Services
5 27 (30.68%) Ajax
5 27 (30.68%) jQuery
6 20 (22.73%) REST
7 19 (21.59%) XML
8 18 (20.45%) JSON
9 17 (19.32%) HTML
10 13 (14.77%) RESTful
11 12 (13.64%) SOAP
12 11 (12.50%) CSS
13 7 (7.95%) .NET
13 7 (7.95%) JMS
14 6 (6.82%) Ruby on Rails
14 6 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
15 5 (5.68%) Grails
15 5 (5.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.55%) Fixed Income
2 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.41%) Open Source
4 1 (1.14%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.14%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) UNIX
1 6 (6.82%) Linux
2 3 (3.41%) Android
2 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.14%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (75.00%) TDD
2 60 (68.18%) BDD
3 48 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (51.14%) Kanban
5 44 (50.00%) Scrum
6 40 (45.45%) MVC
7 28 (31.82%) E-Commerce
8 16 (18.18%) Pair Programming
8 16 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (13.64%) DevOps
10 7 (7.95%) SOA
11 6 (6.82%) User Stories
12 5 (5.68%) OO
13 4 (4.55%) EAI
13 4 (4.55%) Software Engineering
14 3 (3.41%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (3.41%) Security Testing
14 3 (3.41%) Multithreading
14 3 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (3.41%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (73.86%) Java
2 47 (53.41%) JavaScript
3 23 (26.14%) Python
4 22 (25.00%) Ruby
5 15 (17.05%) Scala
6 11 (12.50%) SQL
7 10 (11.36%) Groovy
8 7 (7.95%) C#
9 4 (4.55%) Perl
9 4 (4.55%) Clojure
10 1 (1.14%) F#
10 1 (1.14%) C
10 1 (1.14%) Haskell
10 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.14%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) Puppet
1 4 (4.55%) Ansible
2 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.14%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 9 (10.23%) VMware
2 4 (4.55%) Akamai
3 3 (3.41%) hybris
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle
4 2 (2.27%) JBoss
4 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.27%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.27%) FatWire
5 1 (1.14%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.14%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.14%) Sybase
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
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