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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 361 369 380
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 47 45 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 29
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 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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
18021 18552 19435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.80% 76.41% 73.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12558 12874 12943
Average daily rate £443 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
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 222 253 382
Average hourly rate £20.35 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.31% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.30 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
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 1 August 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 August 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 +44 21 £450 - 3
Bromley - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Extreme Programming
England

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (76.74%) TDD
2 61 (70.93%) Java
3 59 (68.60%) BDD
4 45 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (51.16%) JavaScript
6 43 (50.00%) Scrum
6 43 (50.00%) Kanban
7 41 (47.67%) Spring
8 36 (41.86%) MVC
9 33 (38.37%) J2EE
9 33 (38.37%) Hibernate
10 30 (34.88%) Spring MVC
10 30 (34.88%) Web Services
11 27 (31.40%) E-Commerce
12 24 (27.91%) jQuery
13 23 (26.74%) Ajax
14 22 (25.58%) XML
15 21 (24.42%) Python
16 20 (23.26%) HTML
16 20 (23.26%) Cucumber
16 20 (23.26%) NoSQL
16 20 (23.26%) Jasmine
17 19 (22.09%) Ruby
18 18 (20.93%) JSON
19 17 (19.77%) REST
20 16 (18.60%) Pair Programming
21 15 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
22 14 (16.28%) MongoDB
22 14 (16.28%) Scala
23 13 (15.12%) JBehave

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (8.14%) Liferay
2 4 (4.65%) Apache Solr
2 4 (4.65%) JCAPS
2 4 (4.65%) NServiceBus
2 4 (4.65%) CMS
2 4 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.49%) Node.js
4 2 (2.33%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.33%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (2.33%) OpenCms
5 1 (1.16%) IIS
5 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.16%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.16%) Jetty
5 1 (1.16%) Escenic
5 1 (1.16%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.33%) Heroku
2 2 (2.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.26%) NoSQL
2 14 (16.28%) MongoDB
3 9 (10.47%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (4.65%) RavenDB
7 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.33%) Big Data
8 1 (1.16%) DTS
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.16%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.16%) Riak
8 1 (1.16%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.16%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 20 (23.26%) Cucumber
1 20 (23.26%) Jasmine
2 13 (15.12%) JBehave
3 12 (13.95%) Git (software)
3 12 (13.95%) Subversion
4 11 (12.79%) Maven
4 11 (12.79%) Jenkins
5 10 (11.63%) Capybara
6 9 (10.47%) JIRA
6 9 (10.47%) Hudson
7 7 (8.14%) Eclipse
7 7 (8.14%) IntelliJ
7 7 (8.14%) JUnit
7 7 (8.14%) NetBeans
7 7 (8.14%) Mockito
7 7 (8.14%) RubyMine
8 5 (5.81%) TeamCity
9 4 (4.65%) Hamcrest
9 4 (4.65%) Selenium
9 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (12.79%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Front Office
4 2 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Publishing
5 1 (1.16%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (73.26%) Developer
2 47 (54.65%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.63%) Senior Developer
4 8 (9.30%) Tester
5 7 (8.14%) .NET Developer
5 7 (8.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Test Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) ScrumMaster
8 3 (3.49%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Agile Tester
8 3 (3.49%) Scala Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (2.33%) Senior SQL Developer
9 2 (2.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (2.33%) SQL Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (47.67%) Spring
2 33 (38.37%) J2EE
2 33 (38.37%) Hibernate
3 30 (34.88%) Spring MVC
3 30 (34.88%) Web Services
4 24 (27.91%) jQuery
5 23 (26.74%) Ajax
6 22 (25.58%) XML
7 20 (23.26%) HTML
8 18 (20.93%) JSON
9 17 (19.77%) REST
10 12 (13.95%) RESTful
10 12 (13.95%) CSS
11 10 (11.63%) SOAP
12 8 (9.30%) .NET
13 7 (8.14%) Grails
14 6 (6.98%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (6.98%) Ruby on Rails
15 5 (5.81%) JMS
15 5 (5.81%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Fixed Income
2 5 (5.81%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.49%) Open Source
4 3 (3.49%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.33%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.16%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) UNIX
1 6 (6.98%) Linux
2 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (76.74%) TDD
2 59 (68.60%) BDD
3 45 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (50.00%) Scrum
4 43 (50.00%) Kanban
5 36 (41.86%) MVC
6 27 (31.40%) E-Commerce
7 16 (18.60%) Pair Programming
8 15 (17.44%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (15.12%) DevOps
10 7 (8.14%) SOA
11 6 (6.98%) OO
12 5 (5.81%) Unit Testing
12 5 (5.81%) Workflow
12 5 (5.81%) User Stories
13 4 (4.65%) Software Engineering
13 4 (4.65%) EAI
14 3 (3.49%) OOD
14 3 (3.49%) Multithreading
14 3 (3.49%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (70.93%) Java
2 44 (51.16%) JavaScript
3 21 (24.42%) Python
4 19 (22.09%) Ruby
5 14 (16.28%) Scala
6 12 (13.95%) SQL
7 11 (12.79%) Groovy
8 8 (9.30%) C#
9 4 (4.65%) Clojure
9 4 (4.65%) Perl
10 1 (1.16%) PHP
10 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.16%) Haskell
10 1 (1.16%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Ansible
1 4 (4.65%) Puppet
2 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.16%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 9 (10.47%) VMware
2 4 (4.65%) Akamai
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.33%) hybris
3 2 (2.33%) Rackspace
3 2 (2.33%) FatWire
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (1.16%) Sybase
4 1 (1.16%) JBoss
4 1 (1.16%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.16%) ForgeRock
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago