The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kanban
Rank 65 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Kanban 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.76% 0.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
744 583 565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.87% 74.36% 77.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 308 237
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £245 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 22
Average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 3 - - 1
Knutsford - 2 £425 - 1
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 - - 2
Kanban
North West

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
4 4 (44.44%) Spring
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) RESTful
5 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) Coaching
6 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) hybris
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
6 2 (22.22%) CSS3
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
7 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 1 (11.11%) Web Development

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Gradle
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Web Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Web Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) JSON
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) OSGi
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) PMI
1 1 (11.11%) Blog
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) Coaching
6 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
7 1 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
7 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (11.11%) Open Source
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) hybris
2 1 (11.11%) HP