The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 72 81 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Contract jobs citing Kanban 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.22% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £575 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% +64.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1106 916 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.38% 72.81% 70.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 532 265
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £70.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -64.28%
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 Edinburgh

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Kanban
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Kanban across the Edinburgh region.

Kanban Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 11 (100.00%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA
4 4 (36.36%) User Stories
4 4 (36.36%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
5 3 (27.27%) BPMN
5 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
6 2 (18.18%) User Experience
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Java EE
6 2 (18.18%) UNIX
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) SOA
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) ISEB
7 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
7 1 (9.09%) HTML
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) JBoss
7 1 (9.09%) DSDM

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (9.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
3 1 (9.09%) Hudson
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Coach
4 2 (18.18%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
1 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) User Stories
5 3 (27.27%) UML
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) BPMN
6 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) SOA
7 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
7 1 (9.09%) DSDM
7 1 (9.09%) OOD
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Coaching
7 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle