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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 253 241 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.074% 0.022% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.031% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.25
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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
7191 6515 5708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.18% 72.88% 71.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4106 3623 3017
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 262 241
Average hourly rate £28.00 £27.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
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 27 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
East Sussex - 4 £350 -
Hampshire +7 1 £425 +13.33%
Berkshire 0 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Extreme Programming
England

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JIRA
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
4 5 (45.45%) RESTful
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
5 4 (36.36%) Spring MVC
5 4 (36.36%) Atlassian
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) Struts
5 4 (36.36%) JUnit
5 4 (36.36%) Spring
5 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
5 4 (36.36%) User Stories
5 4 (36.36%) User Experience
6 3 (27.27%) Analytics
6 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
6 3 (27.27%) MVC
6 3 (27.27%) SEO
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (27.27%) HTTP
6 3 (27.27%) Groovy
6 3 (27.27%) QA
6 3 (27.27%) Web Analytics
6 3 (27.27%) Web 2.0
6 3 (27.27%) NoSQL

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 1 (9.09%) Jetty
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
2 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) JUnit
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) jMock
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) iOS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) RESTful
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) Struts
2 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
2 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) Spring MVC
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) Velocity
3 1 (9.09%) JMS
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) Sinatra
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) CSS3
3 1 (9.09%) PhoneGap
3 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
3 1 (9.09%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Web 2.0
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
4 1 (9.09%) Online Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
4 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) User Stories
6 3 (27.27%) Analytics
6 3 (27.27%) Feature Driven Development
6 3 (27.27%) Web Analytics
6 3 (27.27%) MVC
6 3 (27.27%) SEO
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
7 2 (18.18%) SOA
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
8 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 1 (9.09%) Coaching
8 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Groovy
2 3 (27.27%) Scala
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) Xamarin
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe