Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 months to 18 November 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 of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 187 -
Rank change year-on-year -14 - +211
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.14% 0.041% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.050% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
East of England median daily rate £425 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% - -
England median daily rate £525 £460 £463
% change year-on-year +14.13% -0.54% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £38.00 - -
England median hourly rate £38.00 - -

Extreme Programming is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4224 3967 4690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.60% 81.41% 78.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2437 2297 2755
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £234
90th Percentile £575 £540 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 312 392
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £31.48 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +25.90% +3.65%
10th Percentile £11.56 £13.78 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.70 £47.50 £45.45
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Extreme Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Extreme Programming as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Extreme Programming in the East of England

Extreme Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Extreme Programming in the East of England

Extreme Programming
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Extreme Programming in the East of England

Extreme Programming
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -11 6 £425 -5.56%
Hertfordshire - 1 £525 - 1
Extreme Programming
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 of England region with a requirement for Extreme Programming.

1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Pair Programming
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
3 5 (71.43%) Core Data
3 5 (71.43%) Push Notifications
3 5 (71.43%) GitHub
3 5 (71.43%) Gradle
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) JUnit
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (71.43%) OOD
3 5 (71.43%) RESTful
3 5 (71.43%) Core Animation
3 5 (71.43%) Animation
3 5 (71.43%) JSON
4 4 (57.14%) Android
4 4 (57.14%) Calabash
4 4 (57.14%) Android SDK
4 4 (57.14%) Android Development
5 3 (42.86%) Android Studio
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 1 (14.29%) Spring
7 1 (14.29%) Maven

Extreme Programming
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Gradle
2 5 (71.43%) JUnit
3 4 (57.14%) Calabash
4 3 (42.86%) Android Studio
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) Maven
5 1 (14.29%) Xcode
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Android Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Core Animation
1 5 (71.43%) Core Data
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
1 5 (71.43%) RESTful
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) Android SDK
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Cocoa
3 1 (14.29%) iOS SDK
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone SDK
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Animation
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (71.43%) OOD
3 5 (71.43%) Push Notifications
4 4 (57.14%) Android Development
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
6 1 (14.29%) Kanban
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM