The table below looks at the statistics for Extreme Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 104 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.070% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.090% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £489 £550 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.13% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £109.38 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+143.05% +5.88%
Extreme Programming
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1483 1106 901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.84% 77.45% 75.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 669 479
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 34
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.50 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Extreme Programming across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Extreme Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Extreme Programming across the Manchester region.

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Extreme Programming across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Extreme Programming
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Extreme Programming across the Manchester region.

Extreme Programming Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) XPath
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Servlets
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) DOM
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (75.00%) J2SE
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) XML Schema
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (75.00%) SAX
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Windows

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) DOM
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) J2SE
1 3 (75.00%) JMS
1 3 (75.00%) SAX
1 3 (75.00%) Servlets
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XML Schema
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) XPath
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) VMware