The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 17 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing Kanban 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.22% 1.34% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 1.65% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate £365 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £409 £384
% change year-on-year
+7.64% +6.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 - £180.00
Kanban
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
62 121 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 68.89% 81.21% 57.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 76 28
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £348 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 14
Average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Secure Coding
4 2 (40.00%) CentOS
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) Confluence
2 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (40.00%) PHP Zend Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) Kendo UI
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) CentOS
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) OO PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Secure Coding
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Zend
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft