The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Extreme Programming skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Extreme Programming (XP)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 123 132
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.040% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.050% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Extreme Programming is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1521 1994 2175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.26% 80.02% 76.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 1086 1154
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 46 60
Median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.33% -45.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

Extreme Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Extreme Programming as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Extreme Programming in Berkshire

Extreme Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Extreme Programming in Berkshire

Extreme Programming
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Extreme Programming in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Extreme Programming.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) Gradle
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Velocity
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java

Extreme Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum Master
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Velocity
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Groovy
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree