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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 113 135 153
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +18
Contract jobs citing Kanban 35 60 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.11% 1.18% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.46% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 45 46
Average daily rate £510 £438 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.57% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £180.00
Kanban
London

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
2646 4114 4641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.21% 81.02% 79.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2092 3221 3335
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 33 52
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.50 £26.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -10.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.95 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016, 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 79 (96.34%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (82.93%) Scrum
3 49 (59.76%) TDD
4 42 (51.22%) Java
5 35 (42.68%) JavaScript
6 31 (37.80%) CSS
7 27 (32.93%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (31.71%) HTML
9 24 (29.27%) Pair Programming
10 20 (24.39%) Automated Testing
10 20 (24.39%) Spring
11 19 (23.17%) .NET
11 19 (23.17%) Continuous Delivery
12 18 (21.95%) Mentoring
12 18 (21.95%) Hibernate
12 18 (21.95%) Git (software)
12 18 (21.95%) BDD
13 17 (20.73%) jQuery
14 15 (18.29%) Ruby
14 15 (18.29%) C#
15 14 (17.07%) MVC
15 14 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
15 14 (17.07%) REST
16 13 (15.85%) NoSQL
16 13 (15.85%) RESTful
16 13 (15.85%) Ajax
16 13 (15.85%) SQL
16 13 (15.85%) MySQL
16 13 (15.85%) AWS CloudFormation
16 13 (15.85%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (8.54%) Node.js
2 5 (6.10%) Apache Spark
3 4 (4.88%) Confluence
3 4 (4.88%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.66%) CMS
5 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.22%) Apache
6 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.22%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.22%) JBoss
6 1 (1.22%) Jetty
6 1 (1.22%) Lightstreamer
6 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.22%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.22%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (15.85%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.44%) GitHub
4 1 (1.22%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) HTTP
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) MySQL
1 13 (15.85%) NoSQL
2 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.54%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (6.10%) Neo4j
5 4 (4.88%) Datomic
5 4 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.44%) Big Data
6 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.44%) MS Access
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.85%) Jenkins
3 12 (14.63%) Selenium
3 12 (14.63%) Subversion
4 11 (13.41%) JIRA
5 9 (10.98%) Cucumber
5 9 (10.98%) SpecFlow
6 7 (8.54%) Eclipse
6 7 (8.54%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (7.32%) IntelliJ
7 6 (7.32%) JUnit
7 6 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (6.10%) Gradle
9 4 (4.88%) Maven
9 4 (4.88%) RSpec
9 4 (4.88%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.44%) Spock
10 2 (2.44%) Vagrant
11 1 (1.22%) Geb
11 1 (1.22%) GitLab
General
1 12 (14.63%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Publishing
3 5 (6.10%) Games
4 4 (4.88%) Banking
5 3 (3.66%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.66%) Legal
6 1 (1.22%) Law
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (53.66%) Developer
2 22 (26.83%) Java Developer
3 19 (23.17%) Senior Developer
4 14 (17.07%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Architect
6 8 (9.76%) Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (7.32%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Technical Architect
8 6 (7.32%) Test Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) HTML Developer
10 4 (4.88%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.88%) HTML CSS Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Implementation Manager
11 3 (3.66%) Lead Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Technical Manager
11 3 (3.66%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (37.80%) CSS
2 26 (31.71%) HTML
3 20 (24.39%) Spring
4 19 (23.17%) .NET
5 18 (21.95%) Hibernate
6 17 (20.73%) jQuery
7 14 (17.07%) REST
8 13 (15.85%) Ajax
8 13 (15.85%) RESTful
9 11 (13.41%) HTML5
9 11 (13.41%) J2EE
9 11 (13.41%) Web Services
10 9 (10.98%) CSS3
11 8 (9.76%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (8.54%) XML
13 6 (7.32%) AngularJS
13 6 (7.32%) Kafka
13 6 (7.32%) Sass
13 6 (7.32%) Scalatra
13 6 (7.32%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.10%) User Experience
3 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.22%) BYOD
4 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.22%) Fintech
4 1 (1.22%) iPad
4 1 (1.22%) Life Science
4 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.22%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.22%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.54%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) Android
2 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.66%) Windows
4 2 (2.44%) Unix
5 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (96.34%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (82.93%) Scrum
3 49 (59.76%) TDD
4 27 (32.93%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (29.27%) Pair Programming
6 20 (24.39%) Automated Testing
7 19 (23.17%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (21.95%) BDD
8 18 (21.95%) Mentoring
9 14 (17.07%) MVC
10 12 (14.63%) E-Commerce
11 11 (13.41%) DevOps
12 9 (10.98%) Configuration Management
12 9 (10.98%) Front End Development
13 8 (9.76%) Domain-Driven Design
14 7 (8.54%) Coaching
14 7 (8.54%) SOLID
14 7 (8.54%) Test Automation
14 7 (8.54%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (7.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (51.22%) Java
2 35 (42.68%) JavaScript
3 15 (18.29%) C#
3 15 (18.29%) Ruby
4 13 (15.85%) SQL
5 7 (8.54%) Clojure
6 6 (7.32%) Python
6 6 (7.32%) Scala
7 4 (4.88%) Erlang
7 4 (4.88%) Go
7 4 (4.88%) Groovy
8 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.44%) VB
9 2 (2.44%) VB6
9 2 (2.44%) VBA
10 1 (1.22%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.22%) Perl
10 1 (1.22%) PHP
10 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 6 (7.32%) ISEB
3 5 (6.10%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.41%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) SDET
2 1 (1.22%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (8.54%) Rundeck
3 4 (4.88%) Puppet
4 2 (2.44%) SCCM
5 1 (1.22%) Capistrano
5 1 (1.22%) Mesos
5 1 (1.22%) SCOM
5 1 (1.22%) SCSM
5 1 (1.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.76%) Perforce
3 6 (7.32%) Informatica
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) Adobe
5 1 (1.22%) Akamai
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco
5 1 (1.22%) Citrix
5 1 (1.22%) Facebook
5 1 (1.22%) Google
5 1 (1.22%) hybris
5 1 (1.22%) iManage
5 1 (1.22%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.22%) New Relic
5 1 (1.22%) Rally
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.22%) Sybase
5 1 (1.22%) Twitter
5 1 (1.22%) Zend
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Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £601 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago