The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 63 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Kanban 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.03% 0.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Median daily rate £330 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.73 £62.50 -
% change year-on-year
-10.82% -
Kanban
West Midlands

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
611 528 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.04% 73.44% 73.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 333 320
Median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.53 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.14% -21.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Kanban as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Kanban 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 19 (100.00%) Scrum
2 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Finance
4 10 (52.63%) Business Analysis
4 10 (52.63%) UML
4 10 (52.63%) ISEB
4 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
4 10 (52.63%) Requirements Engineering
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) BDD
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle
6 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.79%) .NET
7 3 (15.79%) C#
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) TDD
8 2 (10.53%) MVC
8 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.53%) JSON
8 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
8 2 (10.53%) Spring
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (10.53%) Git (software)

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (10.53%) Liferay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
1 10 (52.63%) Business Analyst
1 10 (52.63%) Business IT Analyst
1 10 (52.63%) IT Analyst
1 10 (52.63%) IT Business Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Manual Tester
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) QA Manual Tester
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
3 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
3 2 (10.53%) J2EE
3 2 (10.53%) JSON
3 2 (10.53%) LINQ
3 2 (10.53%) Middleware
3 2 (10.53%) RESTful
3 2 (10.53%) Spring
3 2 (10.53%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Scrum
2 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 10 (52.63%) Business Analysis
4 10 (52.63%) Requirements Engineering
4 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
4 10 (52.63%) UML
4 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (26.32%) BDD
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (10.53%) DevOps
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
8 1 (5.26%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (5.26%) Project Management
8 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) hybris