The table below looks at the statistics for Extreme Programming skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 597 618 582
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -36
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 47 37 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.064% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.080% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 47
Median daily rate £475 £445 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.74% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £603 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £365 £330
% change year-on-year
+26.02% +10.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44728 46188 44254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.74% 80.33% 78.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29538 30024 27378
Median daily rate £438 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1116 1254 1202
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.13 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Trend

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

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Extreme Programming within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Extreme Programming
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Extreme Programming Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Extreme Programming
Top 27 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +18 47 £475 +6.74% 15
London -27 14 £500 +5.26% 6
South East +20 11 £475 +31.94% 2
North West +18 11 £550 +50.68% 1
Cheshire +17 9 £500 +36.98%
East Midlands +4 7 £368 -2.00% 1
Nottingham +3 7 £368 -2.00%
Nottinghamshire -1 7 £368 -2.00%
Warrington - 5 £525 -
West Sussex - 5 £475 -
Yorkshire - 4 £430 - 3
Chester - 4 £319 -
Leeds - 4 £430 - 2
West Yorkshire - 4 £430 - 2
Manchester - 3 £550 - 1
Stockport - 3 £550 -
Bromley +1 2 £575 -
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - - 1
City of London +23 1 £625 +31.57% 2
East Sussex +5 1 £325 -8.45%
Coventry - 1 £400 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £400 - 1
Slough - 1 £316 -
Brighton - 1 £325 -
Berkshire - 1 £316 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £475 -

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for Extreme Programming.

1 136 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (60.71%) Java
3 65 (46.43%) Scrum
4 59 (42.14%) TDD
5 49 (35.00%) Finance
6 43 (30.71%) SQL
7 40 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (25.71%) Cucumber
8 36 (25.71%) JavaScript
9 35 (25.00%) XML
9 35 (25.00%) Subversion
9 35 (25.00%) Spring
10 34 (24.29%) Linux
10 34 (24.29%) Git (software)
11 30 (21.43%) JSON
11 30 (21.43%) Selenium
11 30 (21.43%) Jenkins
12 28 (20.00%) Microservices
12 28 (20.00%) Kanban
12 28 (20.00%) Web Services
12 28 (20.00%) JUnit
13 27 (19.29%) JIRA
13 27 (19.29%) Gradle
14 26 (18.57%) SOAP
15 25 (17.86%) Unix
15 25 (17.86%) VMware
15 25 (17.86%) Software Engineering
16 24 (17.14%) User Acceptance Testing
16 24 (17.14%) Performance Testing
17 23 (16.43%) Pair Programming

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills 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 15 (10.71%) Apache
2 14 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 10 (7.14%) OpenStack
4 8 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (2.86%) NServiceBus
6 3 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.14%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.43%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.43%) CMS
7 2 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.71%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.71%) Confluence
8 1 (0.71%) JBoss
8 1 (0.71%) Liferay
8 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (7.14%) PaaS
4 8 (5.71%) SaaS
5 7 (5.00%) IaaS
6 4 (2.86%) Heroku
7 3 (2.14%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.43%) GitHub
9 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.71%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.00%) HTTP
2 12 (8.57%) HTTPS
2 12 (8.57%) LDAP
3 5 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (11.43%) Oracle Database
3 13 (9.29%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.57%) Redis
7 4 (2.86%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.86%) RavenDB
7 4 (2.86%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.43%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.43%) Big Data
9 1 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.71%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.71%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.71%) MySQL
9 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (25.71%) Cucumber
2 35 (25.00%) Subversion
3 34 (24.29%) Git (software)
4 30 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 30 (21.43%) Selenium
5 28 (20.00%) JUnit
6 27 (19.29%) Gradle
6 27 (19.29%) JIRA
7 20 (14.29%) Maven
8 18 (12.86%) Gatling
8 18 (12.86%) JMeter
9 17 (12.14%) LoadRunner
10 13 (9.29%) Ant
11 11 (7.86%) Mockito
12 10 (7.14%) Hamcrest
13 7 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (5.00%) Bitbucket
14 6 (4.29%) jMock
15 5 (3.57%) Artifactory
15 5 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 49 (35.00%) Finance
2 15 (10.71%) Banking
2 15 (10.71%) Retail
3 4 (2.86%) Wholesale Banking
4 2 (1.43%) Games
4 2 (1.43%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (47.86%) Developer
2 35 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 17 (12.14%) Analyst
4 16 (11.43%) Tester
5 15 (10.71%) Business Analyst
6 11 (7.86%) Senior Developer
7 10 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Applications Developer
8 9 (6.43%) Architect
9 8 (5.71%) .NET Developer
9 8 (5.71%) Automation Tester
9 8 (5.71%) Technical Architect
10 7 (5.00%) Agile Developer
10 7 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 7 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (5.00%) C# Developer
11 6 (4.29%) Agile Tester
11 6 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (3.57%) Agile Coach
12 5 (3.57%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (25.00%) Spring
1 35 (25.00%) XML
2 30 (21.43%) JSON
3 28 (20.00%) Web Services
4 26 (18.57%) SOAP
5 19 (13.57%) J2EE
5 19 (13.57%) REST
6 18 (12.86%) jQuery
7 17 (12.14%) HTML
8 16 (11.43%) AngularJS
8 16 (11.43%) CSS
8 16 (11.43%) JSP
8 16 (11.43%) RESTful
9 14 (10.00%) HTML5
10 12 (8.57%) Ajax
10 12 (8.57%) SAML
10 12 (8.57%) XHTML
11 11 (7.86%) JAX-RS
12 9 (6.43%) Hibernate
12 9 (6.43%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (4.29%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 4 (2.86%) iPhone
3 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.43%) iPad
4 2 (1.43%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.43%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.71%) Blog
5 1 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.71%) RIA
5 1 (0.71%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.29%) Linux
2 25 (17.86%) Unix
3 7 (5.00%) Windows
4 4 (2.86%) Android
4 4 (2.86%) Windows Phone
5 3 (2.14%) Solaris
6 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (46.43%) Scrum
3 59 (42.14%) TDD
4 40 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (20.00%) Kanban
5 28 (20.00%) Microservices
6 25 (17.86%) Software Engineering
7 24 (17.14%) Performance Testing
7 24 (17.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (16.43%) Pair Programming
9 21 (15.00%) Domain-Driven Design
10 20 (14.29%) DevOps
11 19 (13.57%) BDD
12 18 (12.86%) Automation Testing
12 18 (12.86%) Non-Functional Testing
13 17 (12.14%) Continuous Delivery
14 16 (11.43%) Unit Testing
15 15 (10.71%) Business Analysis
15 15 (10.71%) Logical Data Model
15 15 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (60.71%) Java
2 43 (30.71%) SQL
3 36 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 15 (10.71%) Groovy
5 12 (8.57%) Lua
5 12 (8.57%) Scala
5 12 (8.57%) VB
6 8 (5.71%) C#
6 8 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 8 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.57%) Ruby
8 4 (2.86%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.86%) Clojure
9 3 (2.14%) Go
10 2 (1.43%) PHP
10 2 (1.43%) Python
11 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.14%) Degree
4 2 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.14%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.29%) Docker
3 3 (2.14%) vSphere
4 1 (0.71%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 14 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (8.57%) Tivoli
3 9 (6.43%) Puppet
4 8 (5.71%) Ansible
5 1 (0.71%) Grafana
5 1 (0.71%) Kibana
5 1 (0.71%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.71%) logstash
5 1 (0.71%) Mesos
5 1 (0.71%) Nagios
5 1 (0.71%) Oozie
5 1 (0.71%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (17.86%) VMware
2 18 (12.86%) Oracle
3 17 (12.14%) SOASTA, Inc
4 14 (10.00%) IBM
5 7 (5.00%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.14%) Google
7 2 (1.43%) CA
7 2 (1.43%) FatWire
7 2 (1.43%) Genesys
7 2 (1.43%) Omniture
7 2 (1.43%) Rally
7 2 (1.43%) T-Plan
8 1 (0.71%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.71%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.71%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.71%) Splunk
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