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 1 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 380 384 398
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 34 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.15% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 21
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£475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £363 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £332 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
Extreme Programming
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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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18814 19549 19359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.64% 77.50% 75.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13400 13696 13116
Average daily rate £450 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 227 357
Average hourly rate £21.62 £21.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.95% -35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £15.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £53.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
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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 +39 13 £475 +11.76% 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Extreme Programming
England

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 77 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (83.12%) TDD
3 52 (67.53%) Java
4 51 (66.23%) BDD
5 40 (51.95%) JavaScript
6 33 (42.86%) J2EE
6 33 (42.86%) Spring
6 33 (42.86%) Kanban
7 32 (41.56%) Scrum
8 28 (36.36%) MVC
8 28 (36.36%) E-Commerce
9 25 (32.47%) Hibernate
10 24 (31.17%) Spring MVC
11 21 (27.27%) Ajax
11 21 (27.27%) Web Services
11 21 (27.27%) HTML
12 20 (25.97%) jQuery
13 18 (23.38%) Jasmine
14 17 (22.08%) NoSQL
14 17 (22.08%) Mentoring
15 15 (19.48%) Scala
15 15 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (19.48%) Pair Programming
15 15 (19.48%) XML
16 14 (18.18%) DevOps
17 13 (16.88%) SQL
18 12 (15.58%) Finance
18 12 (15.58%) Groovy
19 11 (14.29%) Ruby
19 11 (14.29%) Python

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 6 (7.79%) Liferay
2 5 (6.49%) Apache Solr
3 4 (5.19%) CMS
3 4 (5.19%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.19%) NServiceBus
3 4 (5.19%) JCAPS
3 4 (5.19%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (3.90%) Node.js
5 2 (2.60%) IIS
5 2 (2.60%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.30%) OpenCms
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.60%) GitHub
2 2 (2.60%) Heroku
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.08%) NoSQL
2 10 (12.99%) MongoDB
3 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (5.19%) RavenDB
5 3 (3.90%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.60%) DTS
6 2 (2.60%) Big Data
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.30%) Redis
7 1 (1.30%) Riak
Development Applications
1 18 (23.38%) Jasmine
2 9 (11.69%) Cucumber
3 8 (10.39%) Maven
4 6 (7.79%) Subversion
4 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.19%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.90%) JBehave
6 3 (3.90%) Mockito
6 3 (3.90%) Hamcrest
6 3 (3.90%) Capybara
6 3 (3.90%) JUnit
6 3 (3.90%) Selenium
7 2 (2.60%) JIRA
7 2 (2.60%) JMeter
7 2 (2.60%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.60%) Hudson
7 2 (2.60%) Gradle
8 1 (1.30%) RubyMine
General
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Front Office
3 5 (6.49%) Banking
4 4 (5.19%) Back Office
5 2 (2.60%) Retail
5 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.30%) Publishing
6 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (77.92%) Developer
2 41 (53.25%) Java Developer
3 8 (10.39%) Senior Developer
4 6 (7.79%) Scala Developer
5 5 (6.49%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (3.90%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (2.60%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.60%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (2.60%) Tester
8 2 (2.60%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.60%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (42.86%) J2EE
1 33 (42.86%) Spring
2 25 (32.47%) Hibernate
3 24 (31.17%) Spring MVC
4 21 (27.27%) Ajax
4 21 (27.27%) Web Services
4 21 (27.27%) HTML
5 20 (25.97%) jQuery
6 15 (19.48%) XML
7 11 (14.29%) RESTful
8 9 (11.69%) HTML5
8 9 (11.69%) REST
8 9 (11.69%) Grails
8 9 (11.69%) JSON
9 8 (10.39%) CSS
10 6 (7.79%) .NET
10 6 (7.79%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (7.79%) WCF
11 5 (6.49%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (5.19%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Fixed Income
2 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.49%) Reference Data
3 4 (5.19%) Credit Risk
3 4 (5.19%) Open Source
4 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.60%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.30%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) UNIX
2 3 (3.90%) Android
2 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (83.12%) TDD
3 51 (66.23%) BDD
4 33 (42.86%) Kanban
5 32 (41.56%) Scrum
6 28 (36.36%) MVC
6 28 (36.36%) E-Commerce
7 17 (22.08%) Mentoring
8 15 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (19.48%) Pair Programming
9 14 (18.18%) DevOps
10 9 (11.69%) SOA
10 9 (11.69%) Unit Testing
11 7 (9.09%) User Stories
11 7 (9.09%) Workflow
12 4 (5.19%) Content Management
12 4 (5.19%) Business Analysis
12 4 (5.19%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.19%) EAI
12 4 (5.19%) OO
Programming Languages
1 52 (67.53%) Java
2 40 (51.95%) JavaScript
3 15 (19.48%) Scala
4 13 (16.88%) SQL
5 12 (15.58%) Groovy
6 11 (14.29%) Ruby
6 11 (14.29%) Python
7 7 (9.09%) C#
8 4 (5.19%) Perl
8 4 (5.19%) Clojure
9 3 (3.90%) PHP
10 1 (1.30%) F#
10 1 (1.30%) Golang
10 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.30%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) vCloud
2 1 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Puppet
2 4 (5.19%) Ansible
3 3 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle
1 4 (5.19%) FatWire
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.90%) Akamai
2 3 (3.90%) VMware
3 2 (2.60%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.30%) hybris
4 1 (1.30%) JBoss
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