The first table below looks at the demand for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 66 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Kanban 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.95% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
655 552 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 77.42% 73.50% 61.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 250 220
Average daily rate £395 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 26 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £14.25 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Kanban
North West

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kanban across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 2 - -
Warrington - 2 £425 - 3
Wilmslow - - - -
Kanban
North West

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (91.67%) Scrum
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) TDD
3 8 (66.67%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) RESTful
5 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (50.00%) .NET
5 6 (50.00%) JSON
6 5 (41.67%) Spring
6 5 (41.67%) HTML
6 5 (41.67%) CSS
6 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (41.67%) HTML5
6 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
6 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
6 5 (41.67%) CSS3
7 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 4 (33.33%) JDBC
7 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 3 (25.00%) C#
8 3 (25.00%) MySQL
8 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
8 3 (25.00%) Pair Programming
8 3 (25.00%) Ruby
8 3 (25.00%) Mercator
8 3 (25.00%) Refactoring
8 3 (25.00%) Selenium

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SMTP
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data
5 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (8.33%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 3 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (8.33%) NUnit
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Technical Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) RESTful
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) JSON
3 5 (41.67%) Spring
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) CSS3
4 4 (33.33%) JDBC
5 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) REST
6 2 (16.67%) Play Framework
6 2 (16.67%) Django
6 2 (16.67%) Ajax
6 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
7 1 (8.33%) Middleware
7 1 (8.33%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Scrum
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (25.00%) Refactoring
6 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (25.00%) Requirements Management
6 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (25.00%) Web Development
6 3 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
7 2 (16.67%) BDD
7 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Product Management
7 2 (16.67%) User Stories
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (25.00%) Scala
5 2 (16.67%) Python
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) C
6 1 (8.33%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Mercator
2 2 (16.67%) Vertica
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) ATG
3 1 (8.33%) hybris
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Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per day
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