The first table below looks at the demand for Extreme Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northamptonshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 38 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.55% 1.73% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 2.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £425 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £431
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
- +266.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
290 158 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 80.33% 68.40% 65.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 97 151
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 6
Average hourly rate £16.17 £13.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.74% -46.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.42 £14.50 £150.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Extreme Programming
East Midlands

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Extreme Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Extreme Programming
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Jasmine

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
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