The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 54 64 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing Kanban 25 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.84% 0.81% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 0.97% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 2 2
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £403 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.80% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.73 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+59.23% -
Kanban
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
731 822 604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.16% 83.03% 76.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 498 314
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £528 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 30 26
Median hourly rate £62.50 £19.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.33% -44.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Kanban as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +12 24 £475 -
Kanban
North West

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (74.36%) Finance
3 26 (66.67%) Java
4 24 (61.54%) Spring
5 23 (58.97%) XML
6 22 (56.41%) SOAP
6 22 (56.41%) Web Services
7 21 (53.85%) Software Engineering
7 21 (53.85%) AOP
7 21 (53.85%) WSDL
7 21 (53.85%) JAXB
7 21 (53.85%) JDBC
7 21 (53.85%) J2EE
7 21 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (53.85%) Integration Testing
7 21 (53.85%) JAX-WS
7 21 (53.85%) Waterfall
7 21 (53.85%) System Integration Testing
8 16 (41.03%) JSON
9 14 (35.90%) RESTful
9 14 (35.90%) BDD
9 14 (35.90%) Scrum
10 13 (33.33%) SQL
11 11 (28.21%) TDD
12 10 (25.64%) JUnit
13 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
13 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
13 9 (23.08%) PL/SQL
13 9 (23.08%) Oracle

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
1 8 (20.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) JUnit
2 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 8 (20.51%) JIRA
3 8 (20.51%) Selenium
3 8 (20.51%) Subversion
4 4 (10.26%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.13%) Mockito
7 1 (2.56%) Ant
7 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.56%) Gradle
General
1 29 (74.36%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 22 (56.41%) Java Developer
3 13 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 13 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (28.21%) Applications Developer
5 10 (25.64%) Java Applications Developer
5 10 (25.64%) Senior Applications Developer
5 10 (25.64%) Senior Java Applications Developer
6 7 (17.95%) Analyst
6 7 (17.95%) Business Analyst
7 6 (15.38%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (12.82%) Agile Coach
8 5 (12.82%) Digital Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
9 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Analyst
9 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
9 3 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (5.13%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) Spring
2 23 (58.97%) XML
3 22 (56.41%) SOAP
3 22 (56.41%) Web Services
4 21 (53.85%) J2EE
4 21 (53.85%) JAXB
4 21 (53.85%) JAX-WS
4 21 (53.85%) JDBC
4 21 (53.85%) WSDL
5 16 (41.03%) JSON
6 14 (35.90%) RESTful
7 8 (20.51%) Apache Camel
7 8 (20.51%) POJO
7 8 (20.51%) XSLT
8 4 (10.26%) Middleware
9 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
9 2 (5.13%) JPA
9 2 (5.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Public Cloud
1 3 (7.69%) User Experience
2 2 (5.13%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) AOP
2 21 (53.85%) Integration Testing
2 21 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 21 (53.85%) System Integration Testing
2 21 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
2 21 (53.85%) Waterfall
3 14 (35.90%) BDD
3 14 (35.90%) Scrum
4 11 (28.21%) TDD
5 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (23.08%) Extreme Programming
6 7 (17.95%) User Stories
7 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
7 5 (12.82%) CRM
8 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.26%) ETL
8 4 (10.26%) UML
8 4 (10.26%) Use Case
9 3 (7.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) Java
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.13%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
1 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) IBM
3 4 (10.26%) Tableau
3 4 (10.26%) Talend
3 4 (10.26%) Vertica
4 1 (2.56%) hybris
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com