The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 105 125 125
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Contract jobs citing Kanban 18 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.73% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.17% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 6
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£375 £431 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £336 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
Kanban
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1805 1783 2115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.34% 69.84% 67.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 902 799 797
Average daily rate £390 £385 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% -1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 37 36
Average hourly rate £17.07 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.72% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £37.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kanban across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Kanban across the Berkshire region.

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Kanban
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Kanban Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 6 £400 +28.00% 1
Bracknell - 1 £325 - 1
Newbury - 1 - -
Windsor - - - - 1
Kanban
South East

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Kanban also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Kanban.

1 11 (52.38%) Scrum
2 8 (38.10%) SEO
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 7 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) CMS
3 7 (33.33%) Drupal
4 6 (28.57%) Marketing
4 6 (28.57%) TDD
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Publishing
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle
5 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) Selenium
5 5 (23.81%) QlikView
5 5 (23.81%) JIRA
5 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (23.81%) BDD
6 4 (19.05%) Confluence
6 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
6 4 (19.05%) QA
6 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Ruby
6 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (19.05%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) Perl
6 4 (19.05%) JUnit

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Kanban also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Kanban. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (33.33%) CMS
1 7 (33.33%) Drupal
2 4 (19.05%) Confluence
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
1 1 (4.76%) SSH
1 1 (4.76%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) QlikView
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) BigTable
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.76%) Redis
4 1 (4.76%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Selenium
1 5 (23.81%) JIRA
2 4 (19.05%) WebDriver
2 4 (19.05%) JUnit
3 3 (14.29%) TestNG
4 2 (9.52%) Subversion
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (4.76%) Ant
5 1 (4.76%) IntelliJ
5 1 (4.76%) JBehave
5 1 (4.76%) Gradle
5 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.76%) Hudson
General
1 6 (28.57%) Marketing
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Publishing
3 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.52%) Electronics
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 7 (33.33%) Digital Project Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) QlikView Developer
4 3 (14.29%) QA Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Hybris Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Spring
2 1 (4.76%) X-Windows
2 1 (4.76%) CPAN
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) JSP
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) XSD
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) Ajax
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
2 1 (4.76%) RESTful
2 1 (4.76%) Google Closure
2 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Open Source
1 2 (9.52%) DTV
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Wiki
2 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) CentOS
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Scrum
2 8 (38.10%) SEO
3 6 (28.57%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (23.81%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
5 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Test Management
6 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) Ruby
2 4 (19.05%) Perl
3 3 (14.29%) VB
3 3 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) Korn
4 1 (4.76%) C-shell
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) NFS
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Xen
1 1 (4.76%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) YUM
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) Google
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) Sun
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) BEA
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Vignette
4 1 (4.76%) hybris