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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 247 236 224
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 10 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.012% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.016% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
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£308 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.64% +30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £323 £330
% change year-on-year
+70.54% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7239 6065 5843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.02% 71.15% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4100 3254 2911
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 237 356
Average hourly rate £21.58 £22.41 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £44.55 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Extreme Programming across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Extreme Programming within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Berkshire - 10 £308 -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Extreme Programming
England

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) TDD
2 15 (78.95%) Scrum
3 13 (68.42%) Java
4 12 (63.16%) E-Commerce
5 9 (47.37%) MVC
5 9 (47.37%) RESTful
5 9 (47.37%) Scala
6 8 (42.11%) BDD
6 8 (42.11%) User Stories
6 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 8 (42.11%) Pair Programming
6 8 (42.11%) Spring
7 7 (36.84%) JIRA
7 7 (36.84%) Groovy
7 7 (36.84%) HTML
7 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
8 6 (31.58%) J2EE
8 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
8 6 (31.58%) SOA
8 6 (31.58%) Spring MVC
9 5 (26.32%) Velocity
9 5 (26.32%) Kanban
9 5 (26.32%) Web Analytics
9 5 (26.32%) Web 2.0
9 5 (26.32%) HTTP
9 5 (26.32%) SEO
9 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
9 5 (26.32%) Feature Driven Development

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (10.53%) Liferay
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.53%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
2 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Gradle
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Jasmine
2 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.53%) IntelliJ
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) ReSharper
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Moq
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) ScrumMaster
1 5 (26.32%) Business Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Business Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) RESTful
2 8 (42.11%) Spring
3 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) J2EE
4 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
4 6 (31.58%) Spring MVC
5 5 (26.32%) Velocity
6 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 3 (15.79%) Ajax
6 3 (15.79%) XML
7 2 (10.53%) Akka
7 2 (10.53%) Play Framework
7 2 (10.53%) XSLT
7 2 (10.53%) Servlets
7 2 (10.53%) Struts
7 2 (10.53%) XHTML
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle ADF
7 2 (10.53%) JMS
7 2 (10.53%) JSR 168
7 2 (10.53%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Web 2.0
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) TDD
2 15 (78.95%) Scrum
3 12 (63.16%) E-Commerce
4 9 (47.37%) MVC
5 8 (42.11%) BDD
5 8 (42.11%) User Stories
5 8 (42.11%) Pair Programming
6 6 (31.58%) SOA
7 5 (26.32%) Kanban
7 5 (26.32%) Web Analytics
7 5 (26.32%) SEO
7 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (26.32%) Feature Driven Development
7 5 (26.32%) Analytics
8 4 (21.05%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (21.05%) DevOps
8 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
9 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) Scala
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) Groovy
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) C#
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) GigaSpaces