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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 357 360 382
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 44 47 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.25% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 35 28
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 £400 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
18140 18533 19452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.93% 76.45% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12691 12878 12909
Average daily rate £442 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +1.12%
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 227 264 374
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 24 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 24 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 +37 19 £425 -5.55% 3
Bromley - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Extreme Programming
England

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 64 (75.29%) TDD
2 61 (71.76%) Java
3 58 (68.24%) BDD
4 47 (55.29%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (54.12%) JavaScript
6 43 (50.59%) Spring
6 43 (50.59%) Scrum
7 42 (49.41%) Kanban
8 38 (44.71%) MVC
9 36 (42.35%) Hibernate
10 33 (38.82%) Spring MVC
11 32 (37.65%) J2EE
12 30 (35.29%) Web Services
13 26 (30.59%) E-Commerce
13 26 (30.59%) jQuery
14 25 (29.41%) Ajax
15 22 (25.88%) Jasmine
16 21 (24.71%) Python
17 20 (23.53%) XML
17 20 (23.53%) Cucumber
18 19 (22.35%) NoSQL
18 19 (22.35%) HTML
18 19 (22.35%) Ruby
19 17 (20.00%) JSON
19 17 (20.00%) REST
20 16 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
21 15 (17.65%) Pair Programming
22 14 (16.47%) Scala
22 14 (16.47%) MongoDB
23 13 (15.29%) JBehave

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (8.24%) Liferay
2 4 (4.71%) NServiceBus
2 4 (4.71%) Apache Solr
2 4 (4.71%) JCAPS
2 4 (4.71%) CMS
2 4 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.53%) Node.js
4 2 (2.35%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.35%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (2.35%) OpenCms
4 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.18%) IIS
5 1 (1.18%) Apache
5 1 (1.18%) Escenic
5 1 (1.18%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.18%) Jetty
5 1 (1.18%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.71%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.35%) GitHub
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.35%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.35%) NoSQL
2 14 (16.47%) MongoDB
3 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (4.71%) RavenDB
6 2 (2.35%) Big Data
6 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.18%) DTS
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.18%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.18%) Riak
7 1 (1.18%) Voldemort
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (25.88%) Jasmine
2 20 (23.53%) Cucumber
3 13 (15.29%) JBehave
4 12 (14.12%) Git (software)
4 12 (14.12%) Subversion
4 12 (14.12%) Maven
5 11 (12.94%) Jenkins
6 10 (11.76%) Capybara
6 10 (11.76%) Hudson
7 9 (10.59%) JIRA
8 8 (9.41%) JUnit
9 7 (8.24%) Eclipse
9 7 (8.24%) IntelliJ
9 7 (8.24%) NetBeans
9 7 (8.24%) Mockito
9 7 (8.24%) RubyMine
10 5 (5.88%) TeamCity
11 4 (4.71%) Hamcrest
11 4 (4.71%) Selenium
11 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (11.76%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Front Office
4 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Games
5 1 (1.18%) Back Office
5 1 (1.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 63 (74.12%) Developer
2 47 (55.29%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 8 (9.41%) Tester
5 7 (8.24%) .NET Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (4.71%) ScrumMaster
7 4 (4.71%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Agile Tester
8 3 (3.53%) Scala Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (2.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Senior SQL Developer
9 2 (2.35%) SQL Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (50.59%) Spring
2 36 (42.35%) Hibernate
3 33 (38.82%) Spring MVC
4 32 (37.65%) J2EE
5 30 (35.29%) Web Services
6 26 (30.59%) jQuery
7 25 (29.41%) Ajax
8 20 (23.53%) XML
9 19 (22.35%) HTML
10 17 (20.00%) JSON
10 17 (20.00%) REST
11 13 (15.29%) RESTful
12 12 (14.12%) CSS
13 11 (12.94%) SOAP
14 8 (9.41%) .NET
15 6 (7.06%) RabbitMQ
15 6 (7.06%) Ruby on Rails
16 5 (5.88%) JMS
16 5 (5.88%) Middleware
16 5 (5.88%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Fixed Income
1 5 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.53%) Open Source
4 2 (2.35%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.18%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.18%) VAX
5 1 (1.18%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) UNIX
1 6 (7.06%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.53%) Android
3 1 (1.18%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (75.29%) TDD
2 58 (68.24%) BDD
3 47 (55.29%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (50.59%) Scrum
5 42 (49.41%) Kanban
6 38 (44.71%) MVC
7 26 (30.59%) E-Commerce
8 16 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (17.65%) Pair Programming
10 11 (12.94%) DevOps
11 7 (8.24%) SOA
12 6 (7.06%) OO
13 5 (5.88%) User Stories
14 4 (4.71%) Unit Testing
14 4 (4.71%) Workflow
14 4 (4.71%) Software Engineering
14 4 (4.71%) EAI
15 3 (3.53%) OOD
15 3 (3.53%) Content Management
15 3 (3.53%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (71.76%) Java
2 46 (54.12%) JavaScript
3 21 (24.71%) Python
4 19 (22.35%) Ruby
5 14 (16.47%) Scala
6 12 (14.12%) SQL
7 9 (10.59%) Groovy
8 8 (9.41%) C#
9 4 (4.71%) Clojure
9 4 (4.71%) Perl
10 1 (1.18%) PHP
10 1 (1.18%) C
10 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.18%) Haskell
10 1 (1.18%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Ansible
1 4 (4.71%) Puppet
2 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.18%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) VMware
2 4 (4.71%) Akamai
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle
3 3 (3.53%) hybris
4 2 (2.35%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.35%) FatWire
4 2 (2.35%) JBoss
5 1 (1.18%) Sybase
5 1 (1.18%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.18%) ForgeRock
London
Oliver Bernard
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City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago