The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 47 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing Kanban 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.81% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.37% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
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£438 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
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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 Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
319 271 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 64.71% 74.45% 63.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 121 128
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 74
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.44 £24.60 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.25 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (88.89%) OO
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
2 7 (77.78%) Big Data
2 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) C++
4 5 (55.56%) GIS
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) JBoss
5 4 (44.44%) Apache
5 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
5 4 (44.44%) C#
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) Feature Driven Development
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 4 (44.44%) Dojo
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (33.33%) FitNesse
6 3 (33.33%) Ruby
6 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (33.33%) Test-First Development
6 3 (33.33%) Maven
6 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (44.44%) Apache
1 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Big Data
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 3 (33.33%) FitNesse
3 3 (33.33%) Maven
3 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 3 (33.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Junior SharePoint Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) jQuery
1 4 (44.44%) Dojo
2 2 (22.22%) Swing
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) GIS
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) OO
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Feature Driven Development
4 3 (33.33%) Test-First Development
4 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Ruby
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) JBoss
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft