The table below looks at the statistics for Extreme Programming skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank - - 104
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £489 £550 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.13% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £109.38 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+143.05% +5.88%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2046 1544 1575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.17% 69.90% 73.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1158 881 850
Average daily rate £410 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 107 82
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £11.50 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Extreme Programming Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Extreme Programming
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Extreme Programming Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands