The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 June 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)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 92 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 -  
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £350 £385 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +9.37% +9.58%  
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1280 1261 1251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 85.05% 82.10% 77.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 810 778 769
Median daily rate £410 £420 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +6.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 32 28
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.75 £19.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.28% -22.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.15 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Extreme Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Extreme Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Extreme Programming in the East Midlands

Extreme Programming
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire -5 4 £350 -9.09%
Extreme Programming
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Extreme Programming.

1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (50.00%) Change Management
4 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (37.50%) WCF
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (25.00%) RESTful
6 2 (25.00%) Workflow Management
6 2 (25.00%) JSON
6 2 (25.00%) JIRA
6 2 (25.00%) Case Management
6 2 (25.00%) Confluence
6 2 (25.00%) Retail
6 2 (25.00%) Informatica
6 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) Workflow
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) SOAP
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) XML

Extreme Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Coach
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Velocity
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Change Management
4 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) Case Management
6 2 (25.00%) UML
6 2 (25.00%) Workflow
6 2 (25.00%) Workflow Management
7 1 (12.50%) Coaching
7 1 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
7 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) F#
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Informatica
1 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) KANA
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Pega