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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 398 376 373
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 27 47 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.25% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 35
Average daily rate
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£495 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
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
18590 18554 19032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.19% 78.90% 78.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13248 12960 13184
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 225 260
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -26.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £53.50 £51.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -23 6 £475 +8.57%
Bromley - 1 - -
Extreme Programming
England

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 48 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (71.15%) Scrum
3 35 (67.31%) Java
3 35 (67.31%) TDD
4 28 (53.85%) Kanban
5 24 (46.15%) BDD
6 22 (42.31%) Pair Programming
7 21 (40.38%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (34.62%) NoSQL
9 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
10 15 (28.85%) Spring
10 15 (28.85%) Ruby
10 15 (28.85%) Hibernate
10 15 (28.85%) DevOps
11 14 (26.92%) Scala
12 13 (25.00%) HTML
12 13 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
13 12 (23.08%) CSS
14 11 (21.15%) Docker
15 10 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
15 10 (19.23%) Big Data
15 10 (19.23%) OO
16 9 (17.31%) Hadoop
16 9 (17.31%) REST
16 9 (17.31%) Puppet
16 9 (17.31%) MongoDB
17 8 (15.38%) HTML5
17 8 (15.38%) SaltStack
17 8 (15.38%) Salt

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (7.69%) Node.js
2 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.77%) CMS
2 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.77%) Jetty
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.92%) Confluence
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) GitHub
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) LDAP
2 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) NoSQL
2 13 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (19.23%) Big Data
4 9 (17.31%) MongoDB
4 9 (17.31%) Hadoop
5 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
6 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (5.77%) Apache Hive
8 2 (3.85%) MySQL
8 2 (3.85%) Redis
9 1 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Subversion
1 5 (9.62%) JUnit
1 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
1 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.69%) Mockito
2 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.69%) jMock
3 2 (3.85%) JMeter
3 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.92%) MSTest
4 1 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.92%) Maven
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Games
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (61.54%) Developer
2 20 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 11 (21.15%) Architect
4 8 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Technical Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 4 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Hadoop Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Polyglot Developer
9 2 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.85%) WPF Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Silverlight Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Architect
9 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.85%) PHP Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) Hibernate
1 15 (28.85%) Spring
2 13 (25.00%) HTML
3 12 (23.08%) CSS
3 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 9 (17.31%) REST
5 8 (15.38%) HTML5
5 8 (15.38%) J2EE
5 8 (15.38%) SOAP
6 7 (13.46%) .NET
6 7 (13.46%) Ajax
6 7 (13.46%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (13.46%) CSS3
7 6 (11.54%) Web Services
7 6 (11.54%) Play Framework
8 5 (9.62%) Django
8 5 (9.62%) WCF
9 4 (7.69%) WPF
9 4 (7.69%) Silverlight
9 4 (7.69%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) User Experience
2 3 (5.77%) Reference Data
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.77%) Fixed Income
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Social Network
3 1 (1.92%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Android
2 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (71.15%) Scrum
3 35 (67.31%) TDD
4 28 (53.85%) Kanban
5 24 (46.15%) BDD
6 22 (42.31%) Pair Programming
7 21 (40.38%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (28.85%) DevOps
9 10 (19.23%) OO
10 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
11 7 (13.46%) SOA
12 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
13 5 (9.62%) SDLC
14 4 (7.69%) Functional Programming
14 4 (7.69%) UML
14 4 (7.69%) OOP
14 4 (7.69%) Open Source
14 4 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
14 4 (7.69%) Multithreading
14 4 (7.69%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 35 (67.31%) Java
2 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 15 (28.85%) Ruby
4 14 (26.92%) Scala
5 8 (15.38%) SQL
6 7 (13.46%) Groovy
7 5 (9.62%) C#
8 4 (7.69%) XAML
9 3 (5.77%) Clojure
9 3 (5.77%) PHP
9 3 (5.77%) Python
10 1 (1.92%) PHP5
10 1 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) Docker
2 3 (5.77%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (17.31%) Puppet
3 8 (15.38%) Salt
4 6 (11.54%) Ansible
5 3 (5.77%) Oozie
6 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.92%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) SaltStack
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) ILOG
4 1 (1.92%) Zend
4 1 (1.92%) ForgeRock
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: flexible, highly competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Unspecified flexible, highly competitive
Posted: 4 days ago