The table below looks at the statistics for Extreme Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 262 263 249
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 10 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.031% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.039% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
Median daily rate £475 £360 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.94% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £352 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £365 £328
% change year-on-year
+30.13% +11.45%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7188 7636 7022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.72% 79.40% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4380 4694 3920
Median daily rate £416 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 267 249 264
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Extreme Programming across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Extreme Programming
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Extreme Programming Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Extreme Programming
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 23 August 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
West Sussex - 5 £475 -
Hampshire - 2 - -
East Sussex +7 1 £325 -8.45%
Berkshire - 1 £316 -
Extreme Programming
England

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Extreme Programming.

1 17 (85.00%) Java
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 13 (65.00%) Spring
2 13 (65.00%) Gradle
2 13 (65.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (65.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 12 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 12 (60.00%) REST
3 12 (60.00%) CQRS
3 12 (60.00%) Maven
3 12 (60.00%) SOAP
4 11 (55.00%) jQuery
4 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (50.00%) Groovy
5 10 (50.00%) JUnit
5 10 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (45.00%) Cucumber
6 9 (45.00%) RESTful
6 9 (45.00%) Mockito
6 9 (45.00%) Hamcrest
6 9 (45.00%) Microservices
6 9 (45.00%) JAX-RS
6 9 (45.00%) JSP
6 9 (45.00%) SQL
6 9 (45.00%) Oracle
6 9 (45.00%) TDD
7 8 (40.00%) Struts
7 8 (40.00%) MyBatis
8 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (15.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (15.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) Alfresco
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Liferay
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.00%) Heroku
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.00%) PaaS
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (15.00%) Redis
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Gradle
1 13 (65.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (60.00%) Maven
3 10 (50.00%) JUnit
4 9 (45.00%) Cucumber
4 9 (45.00%) Hamcrest
4 9 (45.00%) Mockito
5 4 (20.00%) Selenium
6 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (10.00%) IntelliJ
6 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (5.00%) JIRA
7 1 (5.00%) NetBeans
7 1 (5.00%) Subversion
7 1 (5.00%) TestNG
7 1 (5.00%) Toad
7 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# WCF Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (10.00%) WCF Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) Spring
2 12 (60.00%) REST
2 12 (60.00%) SOAP
3 11 (55.00%) jQuery
4 9 (45.00%) JAX-RS
4 9 (45.00%) JSP
4 9 (45.00%) RESTful
5 8 (40.00%) MyBatis
5 8 (40.00%) Struts
6 4 (20.00%) J2EE
7 3 (15.00%) HTML
7 3 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) XML
8 2 (10.00%) .NET
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.00%) CSS
8 2 (10.00%) CSS3
8 2 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 12 (60.00%) CQRS
3 12 (60.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (45.00%) Microservices
6 9 (45.00%) TDD
7 4 (20.00%) Scrum
8 3 (15.00%) BDD
8 3 (15.00%) MVC
8 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (10.00%) DevOps
9 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.00%) People Management
9 2 (10.00%) SDLC
9 2 (10.00%) System Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
9 2 (10.00%) V-Model
9 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) Groovy
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.00%) Go
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby
5 2 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) Scala
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) vSphere
2 2 (10.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) T-Plan
3 1 (5.00%) GigaSpaces