The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kanban
Rank 150 151 190
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +39
Contract jobs citing Kanban 51 52 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.93% 0.83% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.08% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 43 16
Average daily rate
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£409 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.94% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £367 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £615 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4247 4832 4874
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.51% 77.23% 76.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3311 3563 3695
Average daily rate £464 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 45 57
Average hourly rate £23.63 £23.50 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.53% -67.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015, 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.

1 102 (95.33%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (79.44%) Scrum
3 48 (44.86%) TDD
4 41 (38.32%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (34.58%) BDD
6 36 (33.64%) Java
7 29 (27.10%) HTML
8 28 (26.17%) JavaScript
8 28 (26.17%) Git (software)
9 26 (24.30%) .NET
10 23 (21.50%) C#
10 23 (21.50%) CSS
11 21 (19.63%) E-Commerce
11 21 (19.63%) Ruby
12 20 (18.69%) Jenkins
13 19 (17.76%) Web Services
13 19 (17.76%) MVC
14 18 (16.82%) Finance
14 18 (16.82%) HTML5
15 17 (15.89%) REST
16 16 (14.95%) Apple iOS
16 16 (14.95%) AngularJS
16 16 (14.95%) Maven
16 16 (14.95%) QA
17 15 (14.02%) JSON
18 14 (13.08%) XML
18 14 (13.08%) Windows
18 14 (13.08%) JIRA
18 14 (13.08%) RESTful
19 13 (12.15%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 10 (9.35%) Apache
2 9 (8.41%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.67%) JBoss
3 5 (4.67%) Confluence
4 4 (3.74%) Node.js
4 4 (3.74%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.80%) nginx
5 3 (2.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.87%) Jetty
6 2 (1.87%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.87%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.93%) CMS
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.93%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.93%) Drupal
7 1 (0.93%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.87%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.87%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.93%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) HTTP
2 2 (1.87%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (1.87%) LDAP
2 2 (1.87%) DNS
2 2 (1.87%) Internet
2 2 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.93%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.93%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.35%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.48%) MySQL
4 7 (6.54%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.80%) Redis
7 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.87%) Big Data
8 2 (1.87%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.93%) DB2
9 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.93%) MS Access
9 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (26.17%) Git (software)
2 20 (18.69%) Jenkins
3 16 (14.95%) Maven
4 14 (13.08%) JIRA
5 13 (12.15%) Cucumber
6 11 (10.28%) Subversion
7 9 (8.41%) Selenium
8 7 (6.54%) TeamCity
9 6 (5.61%) JUnit
10 5 (4.67%) Ant
10 5 (4.67%) Hudson
11 4 (3.74%) SpecFlow
11 4 (3.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (3.74%) WebDriver
12 3 (2.80%) Mockito
12 3 (2.80%) Rhino Mocks
12 3 (2.80%) NUnit
12 3 (2.80%) CruiseControl
12 3 (2.80%) Gradle
13 2 (1.87%) Calabash
General
1 18 (16.82%) Finance
2 10 (9.35%) Banking
3 6 (5.61%) Retail
4 5 (4.67%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.74%) French Language
5 4 (3.74%) German Language
6 3 (2.80%) Front Office
6 3 (2.80%) Advertising
7 2 (1.87%) Marketing
7 2 (1.87%) Games
7 2 (1.87%) Publishing
8 1 (0.93%) Legal
8 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 52 (48.60%) Developer
2 15 (14.02%) Java Developer
3 12 (11.21%) Senior Developer
4 11 (10.28%) C# Developer
5 10 (9.35%) .NET Developer
6 7 (6.54%) Test Leader
6 7 (6.54%) ScrumMaster
6 7 (6.54%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (5.61%) iOS Developer
8 5 (4.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Agile Coach
9 4 (3.74%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.74%) Analyst
10 3 (2.80%) Applications Support
10 3 (2.80%) Applications Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Senior Manager
10 3 (2.80%) Architect
10 3 (2.80%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.80%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (2.80%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.10%) HTML
2 26 (24.30%) .NET
3 23 (21.50%) CSS
4 19 (17.76%) Web Services
5 18 (16.82%) HTML5
6 17 (15.89%) REST
7 16 (14.95%) AngularJS
8 15 (14.02%) JSON
9 14 (13.08%) XML
9 14 (13.08%) RESTful
10 13 (12.15%) Spring
11 10 (9.35%) Hibernate
11 10 (9.35%) SOAP
12 9 (8.41%) jQuery
13 8 (7.48%) CSS3
14 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET
14 7 (6.54%) Backbone.js
15 6 (5.61%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (5.61%) WCF
16 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) User Experience
2 7 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.61%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.74%) Over-the-Top Content
4 4 (3.74%) Open Source
4 4 (3.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.80%) Streaming Video
5 3 (2.80%) Streaming Media
5 3 (2.80%) Derivative
5 3 (2.80%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.87%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.87%) iPhone
6 2 (1.87%) iPad
6 2 (1.87%) Replication
6 2 (1.87%) IVR
7 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.95%) Apple iOS
2 14 (13.08%) Windows
3 12 (11.21%) Linux
4 11 (10.28%) Android
5 3 (2.80%) UNIX
5 3 (2.80%) CentOS
6 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.93%) MVS
7 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (95.33%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (79.44%) Scrum
3 48 (44.86%) TDD
4 41 (38.32%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (34.58%) BDD
6 21 (19.63%) E-Commerce
7 19 (17.76%) MVC
8 13 (12.15%) OO
8 13 (12.15%) DevOps
9 11 (10.28%) Configuration Management
10 10 (9.35%) Mentoring
11 9 (8.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (8.41%) Project Management
11 9 (8.41%) Waterfall
11 9 (8.41%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (8.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (6.54%) OOP
12 7 (6.54%) SOA
12 7 (6.54%) Domain-Driven Design
13 6 (5.61%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (33.64%) Java
2 28 (26.17%) JavaScript
3 23 (21.50%) C#
4 21 (19.63%) Ruby
5 10 (9.35%) Python
6 9 (8.41%) SQL
7 7 (6.54%) Perl
7 7 (6.54%) PHP
8 6 (5.61%) Scala
9 5 (4.67%) VB
10 3 (2.80%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.80%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.80%) Groovy
10 3 (2.80%) VB6
11 2 (1.87%) C++
11 2 (1.87%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.93%) VBA
12 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (1.87%) ISTQB
1 2 (1.87%) Degree
1 2 (1.87%) PMP
1 2 (1.87%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.95%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.67%) vCloud
3 3 (2.80%) vSphere
4 2 (1.87%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.87%) Varnish
5 1 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (10.28%) Puppet
2 6 (5.61%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.74%) Ansible
4 2 (1.87%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.87%) Kibana
4 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (1.87%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.87%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (7.48%) Oracle
2 6 (5.61%) VMware
3 5 (4.67%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.74%) WorldPay
4 4 (3.74%) Xamarin
4 4 (3.74%) Coverity
4 4 (3.74%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.80%) IBM
5 3 (2.80%) hybris
5 3 (2.80%) Google
5 3 (2.80%) New Relic
6 2 (1.87%) Adobe
6 2 (1.87%) EMC
6 2 (1.87%) Perforce
6 2 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.93%) Sybase
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.93%) Zend
7 1 (0.93%) Vertica
7 1 (0.93%) Rackspace
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £340 - £400 per day + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £420 - £520 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago