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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 146 180 209
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +29
Contract jobs citing Kanban 53 42 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.90% 0.59% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.78% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 38 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £460 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £760 £700 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
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
4452 5405 5840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.69% 76.06% 74.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3298 4052 4356
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £301 £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 45 97 84
Average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.60 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £50.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 24 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 24 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 56 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (47.12%) TDD
4 46 (44.23%) Java
5 36 (34.62%) BDD
6 31 (29.81%) HTML
7 24 (23.08%) Finance
8 22 (21.15%) CSS
9 21 (20.19%) C#
9 21 (20.19%) HTML5
10 19 (18.27%) JavaScript
10 19 (18.27%) Web Services
10 19 (18.27%) OO
10 19 (18.27%) Cucumber
11 18 (17.31%) Test Automation
11 18 (17.31%) JSON
12 17 (16.35%) Git (software)
12 17 (16.35%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (15.38%) Selenium
14 15 (14.42%) MVC
14 15 (14.42%) XML
14 15 (14.42%) .NET
14 15 (14.42%) Ruby
14 15 (14.42%) CSS3
15 14 (13.46%) NoSQL
15 14 (13.46%) QA
15 14 (13.46%) Open Source
16 13 (12.50%) Banking
16 13 (12.50%) Back Office
16 13 (12.50%) User Stories

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 6 (5.77%) 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%) SiteCatalyst
1 2 (1.92%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.92%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) GitHub
2 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.96%) ElastiCache
3 1 (0.96%) CloudFront
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%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.88%) Redis
9 2 (1.92%) HBase
9 2 (1.92%) QlikView
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.92%) SQLite
9 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.92%) PowerCenter
9 2 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (18.27%) Cucumber
2 17 (16.35%) Git (software)
3 16 (15.38%) Selenium
4 10 (9.62%) JUnit
5 9 (8.65%) WebDriver
6 7 (6.73%) JIRA
7 6 (5.77%) SpecFlow
7 6 (5.77%) Subversion
7 6 (5.77%) NUnit
7 6 (5.77%) JBehave
8 5 (4.81%) Xcode
8 5 (4.81%) TeamCity
8 5 (4.81%) Maven
8 5 (4.81%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.85%) Hudson
9 4 (3.85%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.92%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.92%) WATIR
11 1 (0.96%) JMeter
General
1 24 (23.08%) Finance
2 13 (12.50%) Banking
2 13 (12.50%) Back Office
3 9 (8.65%) Investment Banking
4 8 (7.69%) Publishing
5 5 (4.81%) Front Office
5 5 (4.81%) Retail
6 4 (3.85%) Marketing
7 2 (1.92%) French Language
7 2 (1.92%) German Language
7 2 (1.92%) Games
8 1 (0.96%) Law
8 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (36.54%) Developer
2 16 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 13 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 12 (11.54%) Analyst
5 9 (8.65%) Architect
6 8 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
6 8 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.77%) Scala Developer
7 6 (5.77%) iOS Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Technical Manager
8 5 (4.81%) Tester
8 5 (4.81%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.81%) Technical Project Manager
8 5 (4.81%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Agile Coach
9 4 (3.85%) Python Developer
9 4 (3.85%) QA Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (29.81%) HTML
2 22 (21.15%) CSS
3 21 (20.19%) HTML5
4 19 (18.27%) Web Services
5 18 (17.31%) JSON
6 15 (14.42%) XML
6 15 (14.42%) .NET
6 15 (14.42%) CSS3
7 12 (11.54%) REST
8 11 (10.58%) Spring
9 9 (8.65%) AngularJS
10 8 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (7.69%) Ajax
10 8 (7.69%) RESTful
10 8 (7.69%) jQuery
10 8 (7.69%) SOAP
11 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET
11 7 (6.73%) Backbone.js
12 6 (5.77%) Django
13 5 (4.81%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Open Source
2 11 (10.58%) Mobile App
3 9 (8.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.85%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.88%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.88%) Derivative
6 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.92%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.96%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.96%) iPhone
7 1 (0.96%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.96%) Economics
7 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.62%) Apple iOS
2 9 (8.65%) Linux
3 4 (3.85%) Android
4 2 (1.92%) UNIX
5 1 (0.96%) Windows
5 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (90.38%) Scrum
2 56 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (47.12%) TDD
4 36 (34.62%) BDD
5 19 (18.27%) OO
6 18 (17.31%) Test Automation
7 17 (16.35%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (14.42%) MVC
9 13 (12.50%) User Stories
10 10 (9.62%) Domain-Driven Design
10 10 (9.62%) Project Management
11 9 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (8.65%) E-Commerce
12 8 (7.69%) Risk Management
13 7 (6.73%) OOP
13 7 (6.73%) Software Engineering
13 7 (6.73%) Content Management
13 7 (6.73%) Automation Testing
13 7 (6.73%) iOS Development
14 6 (5.77%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 46 (44.23%) Java
2 21 (20.19%) C#
3 19 (18.27%) JavaScript
4 15 (14.42%) Ruby
5 12 (11.54%) SQL
5 12 (11.54%) Python
5 12 (11.54%) Scala
6 8 (7.69%) PHP
7 6 (5.77%) Objective-C
8 5 (4.81%) Groovy
9 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.85%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.88%) C
11 1 (0.96%) Perl
11 1 (0.96%) XQuery
11 1 (0.96%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) 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%) Nagios
4 1 (0.96%) Ansible
4 1 (0.96%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (6.73%) Oracle
2 4 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.85%) Apple
3 3 (2.88%) Google
4 2 (1.92%) Splunk
4 2 (1.92%) Zend
4 2 (1.92%) Omniture
4 2 (1.92%) Informatica
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
5 1 (0.96%) New Relic
5 1 (0.96%) Tableau
5 1 (0.96%) MobileIron
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