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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kanban
North West / Cheshire
Rank 41 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Contract jobs citing Kanban 8 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.58% 1.59% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 1.91% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 4
Median daily rate £400 £525 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +14.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £700 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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
408 785 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.79% 83.16% 80.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 494 388
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 32
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.44% -45.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Crewe - 3 £400 -
Chester +6 2 £338 -
Warrington +25 1 £450 -33.33% 1
Kanban
North West

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (96.55%) Scrum
3 15 (51.72%) E-Commerce
4 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
5 13 (44.83%) Java
5 13 (44.83%) jQuery
6 12 (41.38%) HTML
7 11 (37.93%) CSS
8 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (31.03%) TDD
9 9 (31.03%) Spring
9 9 (31.03%) Web Development
9 9 (31.03%) JSON
9 9 (31.03%) Selenium
9 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (31.03%) Time Management
9 9 (31.03%) RESTful
9 9 (31.03%) HTML5
9 9 (31.03%) Cucumber
9 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
9 9 (31.03%) SDLC
10 8 (27.59%) Dropwizard
10 8 (27.59%) CSS3
10 8 (27.59%) User Stories
10 8 (27.59%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (27.59%) hybris
10 8 (27.59%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
10 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (27.59%) Technical Architecture

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 (27.59%) CMS
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.45%) GitHub
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
1 1 (3.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) AMQP
2 1 (3.45%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (13.79%) Big Data
3 3 (10.34%) MySQL
4 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Cucumber
1 9 (31.03%) Selenium
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) JIRA
2 3 (10.34%) Subversion
2 3 (10.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.45%) Gatling
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Business Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Business Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Digital Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Digital Business Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Scrum Master
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 2 (6.90%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum Master
7 2 (6.90%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Product Business Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) jQuery
2 12 (41.38%) HTML
3 11 (37.93%) CSS
4 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
4 9 (31.03%) HTML5
4 9 (31.03%) JSON
4 9 (31.03%) RESTful
4 9 (31.03%) Spring
5 8 (27.59%) CSS3
5 8 (27.59%) Dropwizard
6 3 (10.34%) LAMP
6 3 (10.34%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (10.34%) Zend Framework
7 2 (6.90%) Web Services
8 1 (3.45%) Ajax
8 1 (3.45%) J2EE
8 1 (3.45%) JAAS
8 1 (3.45%) Java SE
8 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.90%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (96.55%) Scrum
3 15 (51.72%) E-Commerce
4 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (31.03%) SDLC
5 9 (31.03%) TDD
5 9 (31.03%) Time Management
5 9 (31.03%) Web Development
6 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
6 8 (27.59%) Content Management
6 8 (27.59%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (27.59%) Pair Programming
6 8 (27.59%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (27.59%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
6 8 (27.59%) User Stories
7 7 (24.14%) Project Management
8 6 (20.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
2 13 (44.83%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Go
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) ATG
1 8 (27.59%) hybris
2 6 (20.69%) Atlassian
3 3 (10.34%) Zend
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat