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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 379 387 398
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 36 41 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 36 25
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £381 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
-5.60% +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
18702 19426 19753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.66% 77.51% 75.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13186 13576 13307
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 245 371
Average hourly rate £21.62 £21.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -33.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +29 12 £475 +8.57% 4
Hounslow - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Extreme Programming
England

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 80 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (81.25%) TDD
3 54 (67.50%) Java
3 54 (67.50%) BDD
4 41 (51.25%) JavaScript
5 38 (47.50%) Kanban
6 37 (46.25%) Scrum
7 34 (42.50%) Spring
8 31 (38.75%) J2EE
9 30 (37.50%) MVC
10 27 (33.75%) E-Commerce
11 26 (32.50%) Hibernate
12 25 (31.25%) Spring MVC
12 25 (31.25%) Web Services
13 22 (27.50%) HTML
14 21 (26.25%) jQuery
14 21 (26.25%) Ajax
15 19 (23.75%) XML
15 19 (23.75%) NoSQL
16 18 (22.50%) Jasmine
17 17 (21.25%) Mentoring
17 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (20.00%) Pair Programming
18 16 (20.00%) Scala
19 14 (17.50%) Ruby
19 14 (17.50%) Python
20 13 (16.25%) SQL
20 13 (16.25%) JSON
20 13 (16.25%) RESTful
20 13 (16.25%) Cucumber

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (7.50%) Liferay
2 5 (6.25%) Apache Solr
3 4 (5.00%) NServiceBus
3 4 (5.00%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (5.00%) JCAPS
3 4 (5.00%) CMS
3 4 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.75%) Node.js
5 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.50%) IIS
6 1 (1.25%) OpenCms
6 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.50%) GitHub
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.75%) NoSQL
2 12 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 9 (11.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (5.00%) RavenDB
6 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.50%) Big Data
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.50%) DTS
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.25%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.25%) Redis
8 1 (1.25%) Riak
Development Applications
1 18 (22.50%) Jasmine
2 13 (16.25%) Cucumber
3 9 (11.25%) Maven
4 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.00%) Subversion
5 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.50%) JBehave
6 5 (6.25%) Mockito
6 5 (6.25%) Capybara
7 4 (5.00%) Hudson
7 4 (5.00%) Hamcrest
7 4 (5.00%) TeamCity
7 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.00%) JUnit
7 4 (5.00%) JIRA
8 3 (3.75%) NetBeans
8 3 (3.75%) Selenium
8 3 (3.75%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.75%) IntelliJ
8 3 (3.75%) RubyMine
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Front Office
3 5 (6.25%) Banking
4 4 (5.00%) Back Office
5 2 (2.50%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.25%) Games
6 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (75.00%) Developer
2 42 (52.50%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.25%) Senior Developer
4 6 (7.50%) Scala Developer
4 6 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Tester
6 4 (5.00%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (3.75%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Agile Tester
8 2 (2.50%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (42.50%) Spring
2 31 (38.75%) J2EE
3 26 (32.50%) Hibernate
4 25 (31.25%) Spring MVC
4 25 (31.25%) Web Services
5 22 (27.50%) HTML
6 21 (26.25%) jQuery
6 21 (26.25%) Ajax
7 19 (23.75%) XML
8 13 (16.25%) JSON
8 13 (16.25%) RESTful
9 11 (13.75%) REST
10 9 (11.25%) CSS
10 9 (11.25%) HTML5
11 7 (8.75%) Ruby on Rails
11 7 (8.75%) Grails
12 6 (7.50%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (7.50%) .NET
12 6 (7.50%) WCF
13 5 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Fixed Income
2 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.25%) Reference Data
3 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.00%) Credit Risk
3 4 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (1.25%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (5.00%) UNIX
1 4 (5.00%) Android
2 3 (3.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (81.25%) TDD
3 54 (67.50%) BDD
4 38 (47.50%) Kanban
5 37 (46.25%) Scrum
6 30 (37.50%) MVC
7 27 (33.75%) E-Commerce
8 17 (21.25%) Mentoring
8 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (20.00%) Pair Programming
10 12 (15.00%) DevOps
11 9 (11.25%) Unit Testing
11 9 (11.25%) SOA
12 7 (8.75%) Workflow
12 7 (8.75%) User Stories
13 5 (6.25%) OO
14 4 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
14 4 (5.00%) Risk Management
14 4 (5.00%) EAI
14 4 (5.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (67.50%) Java
2 41 (51.25%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.00%) Scala
4 14 (17.50%) Ruby
4 14 (17.50%) Python
5 13 (16.25%) SQL
6 10 (12.50%) Groovy
7 7 (8.75%) C#
8 5 (6.25%) Perl
9 4 (5.00%) Clojure
10 3 (3.75%) PHP
11 1 (1.25%) F#
11 1 (1.25%) Haskell
11 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.25%) Golang
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) vCloud
2 1 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Puppet
2 4 (5.00%) Ansible
3 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.25%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 5 (6.25%) VMware
2 4 (5.00%) Akamai
2 4 (5.00%) FatWire
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (2.50%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.25%) JBoss
4 1 (1.25%) ForgeRock
4 1 (1.25%) hybris
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Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £600 to £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago