Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 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 > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 207 228
Contract jobs citing Extreme Programming 0 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.19% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 15
North West median daily rate - £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.79% +46.15%
England median daily rate £525 £464 £463
% change year-on-year +13.15% +0.32% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4628 5750 6896
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.06% 83.83% 81.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2961 3702 4181
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 166 282
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +74.40%
10th Percentile £11.56 £12.13 £12.37
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Extreme Programming
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Extreme Programming in the North West

Extreme Programming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Extreme Programming in the North West