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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 374 384 379
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 40 47 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 25
Average daily rate
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£488 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
-8.96% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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
18761 19158 19398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.11% 76.59% 74.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13057 13421 13065
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 230 359
Average hourly rate £21.25 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 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 29 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
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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 +31 17 £450 -2.70% 5
Bromley - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Extreme Programming
England

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 63 (79.75%) TDD
2 54 (68.35%) Java
2 54 (68.35%) BDD
3 42 (53.16%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (50.63%) JavaScript
5 38 (48.10%) Kanban
6 37 (46.84%) Scrum
7 36 (45.57%) Spring
8 32 (40.51%) MVC
9 30 (37.97%) J2EE
10 29 (36.71%) Web Services
10 29 (36.71%) Hibernate
11 27 (34.18%) Spring MVC
12 26 (32.91%) E-Commerce
13 22 (27.85%) HTML
14 21 (26.58%) XML
15 20 (25.32%) jQuery
15 20 (25.32%) NoSQL
16 19 (24.05%) Ajax
17 17 (21.52%) Pair Programming
17 17 (21.52%) Jasmine
18 16 (20.25%) Python
19 15 (18.99%) JSON
19 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
19 15 (18.99%) Cucumber
20 14 (17.72%) Scala
20 14 (17.72%) RESTful
20 14 (17.72%) Ruby
21 13 (16.46%) Finance
21 13 (16.46%) MongoDB

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (8.86%) Liferay
2 4 (5.06%) JCAPS
2 4 (5.06%) Apache Solr
2 4 (5.06%) NServiceBus
2 4 (5.06%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.06%) CMS
3 3 (3.80%) Node.js
4 2 (2.53%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.53%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (2.53%) OpenCms
5 1 (1.27%) IIS
5 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.27%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.27%) Jetty
5 1 (1.27%) Magnolia
5 1 (1.27%) Escenic
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.06%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.53%) Heroku
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.53%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) NoSQL
2 13 (16.46%) MongoDB
3 9 (11.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (5.06%) RavenDB
7 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.53%) Big Data
8 1 (1.27%) DTS
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.27%) Riak
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.27%) Voldemort
8 1 (1.27%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Jasmine
2 15 (18.99%) Cucumber
3 10 (12.66%) Maven
4 9 (11.39%) Subversion
4 9 (11.39%) Git (software)
5 8 (10.13%) JBehave
5 8 (10.13%) Jenkins
6 7 (8.86%) JIRA
6 7 (8.86%) Mockito
7 6 (7.59%) Capybara
7 6 (7.59%) Hudson
7 6 (7.59%) JUnit
8 5 (6.33%) Eclipse
8 5 (6.33%) IntelliJ
8 5 (6.33%) NetBeans
8 5 (6.33%) TeamCity
8 5 (6.33%) RubyMine
9 4 (5.06%) Hamcrest
9 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.53%) Gradle
General
1 13 (16.46%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Front Office
3 4 (5.06%) Banking
3 4 (5.06%) Back Office
4 2 (2.53%) Retail
5 1 (1.27%) Publishing
5 1 (1.27%) Games
5 1 (1.27%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (74.68%) Developer
2 43 (54.43%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.39%) Senior Developer
4 7 (8.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (6.33%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.33%) Scala Developer
5 5 (6.33%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (5.06%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) ScrumMaster
6 4 (5.06%) Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Tester
7 3 (3.80%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) Agile Tester
8 2 (2.53%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (45.57%) Spring
2 30 (37.97%) J2EE
3 29 (36.71%) Web Services
3 29 (36.71%) Hibernate
4 27 (34.18%) Spring MVC
5 22 (27.85%) HTML
6 21 (26.58%) XML
7 20 (25.32%) jQuery
8 19 (24.05%) Ajax
9 15 (18.99%) JSON
10 14 (17.72%) RESTful
11 13 (16.46%) REST
12 10 (12.66%) CSS
13 8 (10.13%) Grails
14 7 (8.86%) SOAP
14 7 (8.86%) HTML5
15 6 (7.59%) RabbitMQ
15 6 (7.59%) Ruby on Rails
15 6 (7.59%) .NET
16 5 (6.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Fixed Income
2 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.33%) Reference Data
3 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.06%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.80%) Open Source
5 1 (1.27%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) UNIX
1 4 (5.06%) Linux
2 3 (3.80%) Android
2 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (79.75%) TDD
2 54 (68.35%) BDD
3 42 (53.16%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (48.10%) Kanban
5 37 (46.84%) Scrum
6 32 (40.51%) MVC
7 26 (32.91%) E-Commerce
8 17 (21.52%) Pair Programming
9 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (16.46%) DevOps
11 8 (10.13%) SOA
12 7 (8.86%) Unit Testing
13 6 (7.59%) User Stories
13 6 (7.59%) Workflow
14 5 (6.33%) OO
15 4 (5.06%) Kalman Filter
15 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
15 4 (5.06%) Business Analysis
15 4 (5.06%) EAI
15 4 (5.06%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (68.35%) Java
2 40 (50.63%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.25%) Python
4 14 (17.72%) Scala
4 14 (17.72%) Ruby
5 12 (15.19%) SQL
5 12 (15.19%) Groovy
6 6 (7.59%) C#
7 4 (5.06%) Perl
8 3 (3.80%) Clojure
9 1 (1.27%) PHP
9 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.27%) F#
9 1 (1.27%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Ansible
1 4 (5.06%) Puppet
2 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.27%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 7 (8.86%) VMware
2 4 (5.06%) Akamai
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.53%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.53%) FatWire
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle
5 1 (1.27%) Sybase
5 1 (1.27%) JBoss
5 1 (1.27%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.27%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.27%) hybris
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