The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Edinburgh 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 76 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Contract jobs citing Kanban 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £575 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £180.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
926 525 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 72.01% 70.28% 67.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 237 406
Average daily rate £400 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 24
Average hourly rate £25.00 £50.83 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.81% +154.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.35 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £70.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Kanban
Scotland

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
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 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Drools
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) DSDM
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) Java EE
1 3 (75.00%) Drools
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) DSDM
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss