The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 87 - 89
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.098% - 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £410 - £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -23.75% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £175.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - +288.88%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 862 1183 1011
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 84.84% 84.86% 86.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 839 679
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 16
Median hourly rate £14.93 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.84% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £10.20 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.46 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Extreme Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Extreme Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Extreme Programming in Leeds

Extreme Programming
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Extreme Programming.

1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) Splunk
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) HBase
1 4 (100.00%) Redis
1 4 (100.00%) Riak
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
1 4 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 4 (100.00%) Grunt
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Loggly
1 4 (100.00%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (100.00%) HBase
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Redis
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Grunt
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Lead DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
1 4 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) CoreOS
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
1 4 (100.00%) HDFS
1 4 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Salt
1 4 (100.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) New Relic
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 4 (100.00%) SaltStack
1 4 (100.00%) Splunk
1 4 (100.00%) VMware