The first table below looks at the demand for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 30 July 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 City of London 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 148 171 206
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +35
Contract jobs citing Kanban 51 43 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.88% 0.61% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.80% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 15
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£450 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £900 £700 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4384 5386 5831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.55% 76.01% 74.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3259 4028 4332
Average daily rate £450 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 92 85
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% +3.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £16.90 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £50.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Kanban
London

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 94 (90.38%) Scrum
2 57 (54.81%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (47.12%) TDD
4 46 (44.23%) Java
5 36 (34.62%) BDD
6 32 (30.77%) HTML
7 25 (24.04%) Finance
8 23 (22.12%) CSS
9 22 (21.15%) HTML5
10 21 (20.19%) C#
11 20 (19.23%) JavaScript
12 19 (18.27%) Web Services
12 19 (18.27%) OO
12 19 (18.27%) Cucumber
13 18 (17.31%) JSON
14 17 (16.35%) Git (software)
14 17 (16.35%) Test Automation
15 16 (15.38%) CSS3
16 15 (14.42%) MVC
16 15 (14.42%) XML
16 15 (14.42%) .NET
16 15 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (14.42%) Selenium
16 15 (14.42%) Ruby
17 14 (13.46%) QA
17 14 (13.46%) Open Source
17 14 (13.46%) Back Office
17 14 (13.46%) NoSQL
18 13 (12.50%) User Stories
18 13 (12.50%) Banking

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (6.73%) Node.js
2 5 (4.81%) CMS
2 5 (4.81%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.81%) Drupal
3 2 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.96%) Apache
4 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) Final Cut Pro
2 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.92%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.92%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) GitHub
2 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.96%) ElastiCache
3 1 (0.96%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.96%) SaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) HTTP
2 4 (3.85%) SSL
2 4 (3.85%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.92%) Intranet
4 1 (0.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.46%) NoSQL
2 11 (10.58%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.73%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (5.77%) MySQL
6 5 (4.81%) Big Data
7 4 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.88%) Redis
8 3 (2.88%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.92%) QlikView
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.92%) SQLite
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.92%) PowerCenter
9 2 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.92%) MS Access
9 2 (1.92%) HBase
9 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.96%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 19 (18.27%) Cucumber
2 17 (16.35%) Git (software)
3 15 (14.42%) Selenium
4 10 (9.62%) JUnit
5 9 (8.65%) WebDriver
6 7 (6.73%) JIRA
7 6 (5.77%) Subversion
7 6 (5.77%) NUnit
7 6 (5.77%) JBehave
7 6 (5.77%) SpecFlow
8 5 (4.81%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.81%) Xcode
8 5 (4.81%) TeamCity
9 4 (3.85%) FitNesse
9 4 (3.85%) Maven
9 4 (3.85%) Hudson
10 2 (1.92%) WATIR
10 2 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.96%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (24.04%) Finance
2 14 (13.46%) Back Office
3 13 (12.50%) Banking
4 9 (8.65%) Investment Banking
5 7 (6.73%) Publishing
6 6 (5.77%) Front Office
7 5 (4.81%) Retail
8 4 (3.85%) Marketing
9 2 (1.92%) French Language
9 2 (1.92%) German Language
9 2 (1.92%) Games
10 1 (0.96%) Law
10 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (35.58%) Developer
2 16 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 13 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 12 (11.54%) Analyst
5 10 (9.62%) Architect
6 8 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
6 8 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.77%) iOS Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Scala Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.81%) Technical Project Manager
8 5 (4.81%) Technical Manager
8 5 (4.81%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Python Developer
9 4 (3.85%) QA Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Tester
9 4 (3.85%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.77%) HTML
2 23 (22.12%) CSS
3 22 (21.15%) HTML5
4 19 (18.27%) Web Services
5 18 (17.31%) JSON
6 16 (15.38%) CSS3
7 15 (14.42%) XML
7 15 (14.42%) .NET
8 12 (11.54%) REST
9 10 (9.62%) Spring
9 10 (9.62%) AngularJS
10 9 (8.65%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (8.65%) jQuery
11 8 (7.69%) RESTful
11 8 (7.69%) Ajax
11 8 (7.69%) SOAP
11 8 (7.69%) Backbone.js
12 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET
13 6 (5.77%) Django
14 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Open Source
2 10 (9.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (9.62%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.85%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.88%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.88%) Derivative
5 2 (1.92%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.96%) iPhone
6 1 (0.96%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.96%) Economics
6 1 (0.96%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.65%) Apple iOS
1 9 (8.65%) Linux
2 3 (2.88%) Android
3 2 (1.92%) UNIX
4 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.96%) Windows
4 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (90.38%) Scrum
2 57 (54.81%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (47.12%) TDD
4 36 (34.62%) BDD
5 19 (18.27%) OO
6 17 (16.35%) Test Automation
7 15 (14.42%) MVC
7 15 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (12.50%) User Stories
9 10 (9.62%) Domain-Driven Design
9 10 (9.62%) Project Management
10 9 (8.65%) Risk Management
10 9 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (8.65%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.73%) Automation Testing
11 7 (6.73%) iOS Development
11 7 (6.73%) OOP
11 7 (6.73%) Software Engineering
11 7 (6.73%) Content Management
12 6 (5.77%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (44.23%) Java
2 21 (20.19%) C#
3 20 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 15 (14.42%) Ruby
5 12 (11.54%) SQL
5 12 (11.54%) Python
6 11 (10.58%) Scala
7 8 (7.69%) PHP
8 6 (5.77%) Objective-C
9 5 (4.81%) Groovy
10 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.85%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.88%) C
12 1 (0.96%) Perl
12 1 (0.96%) XQuery
12 1 (0.96%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (10.58%) Degree
2 4 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (0.96%) PMP
3 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.46%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.81%) Puppet
2 3 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.92%) Control-M
4 1 (0.96%) Ansible
4 1 (0.96%) Salt
4 1 (0.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (5.77%) Oracle
2 4 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.85%) Apple
3 3 (2.88%) Google
4 2 (1.92%) Zend
4 2 (1.92%) Omniture
4 2 (1.92%) Informatica
4 2 (1.92%) Splunk
5 1 (0.96%) New Relic
5 1 (0.96%) Tableau
5 1 (0.96%) MobileIron
5 1 (0.96%) Teradata
5 1 (0.96%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.96%) Adobe
5 1 (0.96%) hybris
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
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