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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 101 108 124
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Contract jobs citing Kanban 28 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.12% 0.96% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.29% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 3
Average daily rate £450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £409 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.64% +5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 - £180.00
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
1975 2096 2004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.13% 74.27% 73.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1067 1109 1029
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 61 48
Average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.50 £167.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -16 15 £450 +12.50% 2
Bracknell - 2 - - 1
Newbury +10 1 - - 1
Slough +10 1 - -
Maidenhead +2 1 - - 1
Kanban
South East

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 40 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (73.33%) Scrum
3 16 (35.56%) TDD
4 15 (33.33%) REST
5 14 (31.11%) Linux
5 14 (31.11%) Python
6 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 12 (26.67%) NoSQL
7 11 (24.44%) DevOps
7 11 (24.44%) JSON
8 10 (22.22%) Software Testing
8 10 (22.22%) Java
8 10 (22.22%) OOP
8 10 (22.22%) RDBMS
8 10 (22.22%) Internet
8 10 (22.22%) User Experience
8 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
9 9 (20.00%) Degree
10 8 (17.78%) User Stories
11 7 (15.56%) BDD
11 7 (15.56%) Project Management
11 7 (15.56%) JIRA
11 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
12 6 (13.33%) ITIL
12 6 (13.33%) CSS
12 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
13 5 (11.11%) Node.js
13 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
13 5 (11.11%) Coaching

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (11.11%) Node.js
2 4 (8.89%) Confluence
3 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.22%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) VPN
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) NoSQL
2 10 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.11%) MySQL
4 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) JIRA
2 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.44%) JUnit
4 2 (4.44%) Subversion
General
1 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Billing
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Python Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Analyst
4 8 (17.78%) Agile Business Analyst
4 8 (17.78%) Business Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Scrum Master
6 4 (8.89%) Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.67%) Agile Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Hybris Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Server Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.22%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) REST
2 11 (24.44%) JSON
3 6 (13.33%) CSS
4 5 (11.11%) HTML
4 5 (11.11%) Spring
5 4 (8.89%) .NET
5 4 (8.89%) Django
6 3 (6.67%) Gherkin
6 3 (6.67%) Web Services
7 2 (4.44%) Ajax
7 2 (4.44%) jQuery
7 2 (4.44%) JSP
7 2 (4.44%) Sass
7 2 (4.44%) Spring MVC
7 2 (4.44%) XML
7 2 (4.44%) XSD
8 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.22%) OAuth
8 1 (2.22%) RESTful
8 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) User Experience
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.44%) iPad
5 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (73.33%) Scrum
3 16 (35.56%) TDD
4 11 (24.44%) DevOps
5 10 (22.22%) OOP
5 10 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 8 (17.78%) User Stories
7 7 (15.56%) BDD
7 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (15.56%) Project Management
8 6 (13.33%) ITIL
8 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.11%) Coaching
9 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
11 3 (6.67%) CMMI
11 3 (6.67%) ITSM
11 3 (6.67%) Pair Programming
11 3 (6.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) Python
2 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (8.89%) Perl
4 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.89%) Ruby
5 3 (6.67%) C#
5 3 (6.67%) SQL
5 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) MCSD
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.22%) PMP
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (8.89%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) VMware
2 3 (6.67%) LANDesk
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) hybris
4 1 (2.22%) Capita
4 1 (2.22%) F5
4 1 (2.22%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.22%) WSO2