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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 386 410 383
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -27
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 35 19 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.085% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 35
Median daily rate £450 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £445 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £655 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
18159 18039 18505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.85% 80.92% 80.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13319 12707 13280
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 255 234
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% -1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Extreme Programming as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Extreme Programming within the London region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bromley - 7 £575 -
City of London +43 5 £525 +21.73%
Extreme Programming
England

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Extreme Programming also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Extreme Programming.

1 50 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (76.92%) Java
3 32 (61.54%) Scrum
4 28 (53.85%) Cucumber
5 26 (50.00%) TDD
6 19 (36.54%) Unix
7 18 (34.62%) Linux
8 17 (32.69%) SQL
8 17 (32.69%) VMware
8 17 (32.69%) Spring
9 16 (30.77%) Subversion
9 16 (30.77%) Selenium
9 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
9 16 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
9 16 (30.77%) Gatling
10 15 (28.85%) SOASTA, Inc
10 15 (28.85%) AngularJS
10 15 (28.85%) Automation Testing
10 15 (28.85%) JSON
10 15 (28.85%) JIRA
10 15 (28.85%) JMeter
10 15 (28.85%) XML
10 15 (28.85%) LoadRunner
11 14 (26.92%) Finance
11 14 (26.92%) Performance Testing
12 13 (25.00%) Kanban
13 12 (23.08%) Scala
13 12 (23.08%) Banking
13 12 (23.08%) NoSQL
13 12 (23.08%) DevOps

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.85%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.92%) Node.js
2 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.77%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) Heroku
3 2 (3.85%) PaaS
4 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.92%) GitHub
4 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.92%) MailChimp
4 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 6 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.69%) Redis
4 3 (5.77%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.85%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.85%) Big Data
6 1 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.92%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (53.85%) Cucumber
2 16 (30.77%) Gatling
2 16 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 16 (30.77%) Selenium
2 16 (30.77%) Subversion
3 15 (28.85%) JIRA
3 15 (28.85%) JMeter
3 15 (28.85%) LoadRunner
4 10 (19.23%) JUnit
5 7 (13.46%) jMock
6 6 (11.54%) Gradle
7 4 (7.69%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.92%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.92%) Geb
8 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.92%) Mockito
8 1 (1.92%) MSTest
8 1 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (1.92%) Spock
8 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (26.92%) Finance
2 12 (23.08%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Wholesale Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Front Office
4 2 (3.85%) Games
5 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Developer
2 15 (28.85%) Tester
3 14 (26.92%) Java Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Automation Tester
5 6 (11.54%) Agile Tester
5 6 (11.54%) Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Technical Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Agile Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Java Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Java Technical Architect
6 4 (7.69%) NoSQL Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Designer
7 3 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Scala Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (3.85%) Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) Spring
2 15 (28.85%) AngularJS
2 15 (28.85%) JSON
2 15 (28.85%) XML
3 10 (19.23%) Web Services
4 9 (17.31%) Akka
4 9 (17.31%) Spring MVC
5 8 (15.38%) Hibernate
6 7 (13.46%) Ajax
6 7 (13.46%) Java EE
6 7 (13.46%) JMS
6 7 (13.46%) jQuery
6 7 (13.46%) REST
6 7 (13.46%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (7.69%) RESTful
8 3 (5.77%) JAX-RS
8 3 (5.77%) Kafka
8 3 (5.77%) Play Framework
8 3 (5.77%) spray
8 3 (5.77%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
1 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
1 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
1 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (1.92%) iPad
1 1 (1.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Unix
2 18 (34.62%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (61.54%) Scrum
3 26 (50.00%) TDD
4 16 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
5 15 (28.85%) Automation Testing
6 14 (26.92%) Performance Testing
7 13 (25.00%) Kanban
8 12 (23.08%) DevOps
9 11 (21.15%) BDD
9 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (21.15%) Pair Programming
10 9 (17.31%) Functional Programming
11 8 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
11 8 (15.38%) Functional Testing
11 8 (15.38%) OO
11 8 (15.38%) Open Source
12 7 (13.46%) ATDD
12 7 (13.46%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (13.46%) OOA/OOD
13 6 (11.54%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 40 (76.92%) Java
2 17 (32.69%) SQL
3 12 (23.08%) Scala
4 7 (13.46%) Groovy
4 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.62%) Clojure
6 4 (7.69%) Ruby
7 3 (5.77%) C#
8 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.85%) Go
8 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.92%) C++
9 1 (1.92%) Perl
9 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Docker
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) vSphere
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.77%) Puppet
2 2 (3.85%) Ansible
2 2 (3.85%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.85%) Nagios
2 2 (3.85%) Salt
3 1 (1.92%) Mesos
3 1 (1.92%) Oozie
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) VMware
2 15 (28.85%) SOASTA, Inc
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.85%) Citrix
4 2 (3.85%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.92%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.92%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) Reuters