The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kanban
Rank 56 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Kanban 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.37% - 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% - 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£405 - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
576 403 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 71.02% 65.53% 70.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 233 190
Average daily rate £380 £400 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 17
Average hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.57 £10.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £31.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Kanban
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Open Source
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) Coaching
4 3 (30.00%) Data Governance
4 3 (30.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (30.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Java

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Architect
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Head of Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Coach
4 1 (10.00%) Head of Development
4 1 (10.00%) Head of Software Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Coaching
3 3 (30.00%) Data Governance
3 3 (30.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java