The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kanban
Rank 204 254 285
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +31
Contract jobs citing Kanban 598 397 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.11% 0.79% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.03% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 290 258
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £584 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
+0.31% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 - -
Kanban
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42136 38521 36276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.14% 76.50% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27975 24282 22738
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1131 1078 1017
Average hourly rate £31.44 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.69% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.37 £46.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in England

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in England

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in England

Kanban
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Kanban Hourly Rate Trend in England

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +42 380 £463 +2.77% 137
South East -38 63 £403 +7.33% 37
North West +4 39 £413 -2.36% 19
East of England +38 38 £400 +45.45% 6
Yorkshire -3 32 £343 -14.37% 14
South West +11 23 £425 +21.42% 14
North East -11 15 £450 -10.00% 2
East Midlands -19 4 £300 -20.00% 6
West Midlands -6 2 £413 -34.00% 5
Kanban
UK

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 961 (95.53%) Agile Software Development
2 872 (86.68%) Scrum
3 516 (51.29%) TDD
4 374 (37.18%) Java
5 307 (30.52%) BDD
6 298 (29.62%) Continuous Integration
7 272 (27.04%) JavaScript
8 261 (25.94%) HTML
9 221 (21.97%) CSS
10 211 (20.97%) Web Services
11 191 (18.99%) HTML5
12 173 (17.20%) E-Commerce
13 170 (16.90%) Pair Programming
14 156 (15.51%) Git (software)
15 149 (14.81%) MVC
16 147 (14.61%) REST
17 143 (14.21%) Spring
18 139 (13.82%) Finance
19 138 (13.72%) OO
20 137 (13.62%) .NET
21 132 (13.12%) QA
22 131 (13.02%) Ruby
23 130 (12.92%) RESTful
24 129 (12.82%) AngularJS
25 126 (12.52%) C#
26 124 (12.33%) JIRA
27 115 (11.43%) SQL
28 111 (11.03%) Scala
29 109 (10.83%) SOA
30 107 (10.64%) Open Source

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 70 (6.96%) Confluence
1 70 (6.96%) Node.js
2 43 (4.27%) Apache
3 34 (3.38%) Tomcat
4 23 (2.29%) MQSeries
5 20 (1.99%) CMS
6 19 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
7 15 (1.49%) SharePoint
8 13 (1.29%) WebSphere
8 13 (1.29%) nginx
9 11 (1.09%) Apache Solr
10 10 (0.99%) Apache Spark
11 9 (0.89%) JBoss
12 8 (0.80%) Apache Pig
13 7 (0.70%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.70%) GlassFish
14 6 (0.60%) WordPress
14 6 (0.60%) Drupal
14 6 (0.60%) ColdFusion
15 5 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.19%) MS Visio
2 12 (1.19%) MS Office
3 7 (0.70%) MS Project
4 6 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.099%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 9 (0.89%) Magento
2 4 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.20%) Unica
4 2 (0.20%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.099%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.099%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.099%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.099%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 85 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (1.79%) SaaS
3 18 (1.79%) GitHub
4 8 (0.80%) Heroku
4 8 (0.80%) Amazon S3
5 6 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.60%) Route 53
5 6 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (0.50%) Office 365
7 4 (0.40%) Force.com
7 4 (0.40%) Engine Yard
7 4 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.30%) Symantec.cloud
9 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.099%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.099%) IaaS
10 1 (0.099%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.08%) HTTP
2 35 (3.48%) Internet
3 22 (2.19%) SSL
4 18 (1.79%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.29%) Firewall
6 12 (1.19%) IPsec
6 12 (1.19%) Network Security
7 11 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (1.09%) Cisco PIX
7 11 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 11 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 11 (1.09%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (1.09%) Wireless
7 11 (1.09%) VPN
7 11 (1.09%) VoIP
7 11 (1.09%) MPLS
7 11 (1.09%) OSPF
7 11 (1.09%) BGP
7 11 (1.09%) TACACS
7 11 (1.09%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (10.24%) NoSQL
2 88 (8.75%) MongoDB
3 76 (7.55%) SQL Server
4 65 (6.46%) MySQL
5 57 (5.67%) Relational Database
6 46 (4.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 32 (3.18%) Big Data
8 31 (3.08%) Hadoop
8 31 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (1.59%) Redis
11 13 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (1.19%) RDBMS
13 11 (1.09%) Apache Hive
14 10 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (0.99%) Couchbase
15 8 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
16 6 (0.60%) Oracle Database
16 6 (0.60%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 156 (15.51%) Git (software)
2 124 (12.33%) JIRA
3 96 (9.54%) Subversion
4 92 (9.15%) Jenkins
5 79 (7.85%) Selenium
6 75 (7.46%) Cucumber
7 49 (4.87%) Maven
8 41 (4.08%) JUnit
9 40 (3.98%) WebDriver
10 28 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (2.49%) Mockito
12 18 (1.79%) Appium
13 17 (1.69%) Grunt
14 16 (1.59%) Calabash
14 16 (1.59%) JBehave
15 14 (1.39%) NUnit
15 14 (1.39%) SpecFlow
15 14 (1.39%) Gradle
16 13 (1.29%) RSpec
17 12 (1.19%) Jasmine
General
1 139 (13.82%) Finance
2 51 (5.07%) Banking
3 47 (4.67%) Publishing
4 37 (3.68%) Retail
5 34 (3.38%) Games
6 19 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.39%) Marketing
8 13 (1.29%) Front Office
9 12 (1.19%) Investment Banking
10 9 (0.89%) Billing
10 9 (0.89%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.50%) Law
11 5 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.40%) Back Office
12 4 (0.40%) Legal
13 3 (0.30%) Electronics
14 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.099%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 471 (46.82%) Developer
2 155 (15.41%) Java Developer
3 96 (9.54%) ScrumMaster
4 82 (8.15%) Senior Developer
5 80 (7.95%) Analyst
6 73 (7.26%) Architect
7 65 (6.46%) Project Manager
8 60 (5.96%) Business Analyst
9 51 (5.07%) Technical Architect
10 43 (4.27%) Agile Project Manager
10 43 (4.27%) Agile Coach
11 38 (3.78%) .NET Developer
12 35 (3.48%) Front-End Developer
13 34 (3.38%) Agile Java Developer
13 34 (3.38%) C# Developer
14 33 (3.28%) Senior Java Developer
15 32 (3.18%) JavaScript Developer
16 31 (3.08%) Web Developer
16 31 (3.08%) Agile Business Analyst
17 27 (2.68%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (25.94%) HTML
2 221 (21.97%) CSS
3 211 (20.97%) Web Services
4 191 (18.99%) HTML5
5 147 (14.61%) REST
6 143 (14.21%) Spring
7 137 (13.62%) .NET
8 130 (12.92%) RESTful
9 129 (12.82%) AngularJS
10 98 (9.74%) CSS3
11 94 (9.34%) XML
12 89 (8.85%) JSON
13 77 (7.65%) Ajax
14 74 (7.36%) jQuery
15 73 (7.26%) Hibernate
16 69 (6.86%) Backbone.js
17 62 (6.16%) J2EE
18 54 (5.37%) SOAP
19 43 (4.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 41 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 101 (10.04%) User Experience
2 56 (5.57%) Mobile App
3 50 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 19 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 18 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (1.69%) Digital Media
7 17 (1.69%) Data Centre
8 13 (1.29%) Visualisation
9 12 (1.19%) Wiki
9 12 (1.19%) Fixed Income
10 11 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 10 (0.99%) Mobile Payment
11 10 (0.99%) N-Tier
11 10 (0.99%) Blog
12 9 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (0.80%) Video on Demand
13 8 (0.80%) iPad
14 7 (0.70%) Online Games
14 7 (0.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 80 (7.95%) Linux
2 63 (6.26%) Apple iOS
3 49 (4.87%) Windows
4 47 (4.67%) Android
5 34 (3.38%) UNIX
6 26 (2.58%) Mac OS X
7 9 (0.89%) Windows Phone 7
7 9 (0.89%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.30%) AIX
9 3 (0.30%) Solaris
9 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.20%) CentOS
10 2 (0.20%) Fedora
10 2 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.099%) zOS
11 1 (0.099%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 961 (95.53%) Agile Software Development
2 872 (86.68%) Scrum
3 516 (51.29%) TDD
4 307 (30.52%) BDD
5 298 (29.62%) Continuous Integration
6 173 (17.20%) E-Commerce
7 170 (16.90%) Pair Programming
8 149 (14.81%) MVC
9 138 (13.72%) OO
10 109 (10.83%) SOA
11 107 (10.64%) Open Source
12 103 (10.24%) User Stories
13 100 (9.94%) DevOps
14 98 (9.74%) Project Management
15 92 (9.15%) Continuous Delivery
16 91 (9.05%) Mentoring
16 91 (9.05%) Automated Testing
17 88 (8.75%) Coaching
18 82 (8.15%) SDLC
19 77 (7.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 374 (37.18%) Java
2 272 (27.04%) JavaScript
3 131 (13.02%) Ruby
4 126 (12.52%) C#
5 115 (11.43%) SQL
6 111 (11.03%) Scala
7 67 (6.66%) Python
8 66 (6.56%) PHP
9 36 (3.58%) Groovy
10 35 (3.48%) C++
11 19 (1.89%) Objective-C
12 17 (1.69%) T-SQL
13 15 (1.49%) Clojure
14 13 (1.29%) C
15 12 (1.19%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.09%) Perl
17 9 (0.89%) PHP5
18 8 (0.80%) Bash Shell
19 7 (0.70%) C++/CLI
19 7 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (4.47%) Degree
2 39 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 25 (2.49%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.09%) CCNP
4 11 (1.09%) ISEB
4 11 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (0.99%) PMI Certification
6 7 (0.70%) PMP
7 6 (0.60%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.30%) PhD
11 1 (0.099%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.099%) CISSP
11 1 (0.099%) CISM
11 1 (0.099%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (13.12%) QA
2 17 (1.69%) SLA
3 3 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.20%) HL7
4 2 (0.20%) WAI
4 2 (0.20%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.099%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.099%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.099%) WCAG
5 1 (0.099%) EMIR
System Software
1 25 (2.49%) Docker
2 15 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.19%) vSphere
4 9 (0.89%) Apache Flume
5 6 (0.60%) Varnish
5 6 (0.60%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.40%) vCloud
7 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.20%) HDFS
8 1 (0.099%) KVM
8 1 (0.099%) Xen
8 1 (0.099%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 61 (6.06%) Puppet
2 58 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.79%) Salt
4 13 (1.29%) Ansible
5 11 (1.09%) RANCID
6 9 (0.89%) Oozie
7 7 (0.70%) Vagrant
8 6 (0.60%) HAProxy
8 6 (0.60%) yum
8 6 (0.60%) Capistrano
8 6 (0.60%) Rundeck
9 5 (0.50%) Nagios
10 4 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.40%) Ambari
11 3 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (0.30%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.30%) Kibana
11 3 (0.30%) Mesos
12 2 (0.20%) Graphite
12 2 (0.20%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 48 (4.77%) Microsoft
2 45 (4.47%) Oracle
3 32 (3.18%) hybris
4 28 (2.78%) New Relic
5 27 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (1.89%) Google
7 16 (1.59%) VMware
8 13 (1.29%) WSO2
9 12 (1.19%) SaltStack
9 12 (1.19%) Perforce
9 12 (1.19%) Atlassian
9 12 (1.19%) SolarWinds
9 12 (1.19%) Juniper
9 12 (1.19%) Cisco
9 12 (1.19%) IBM
10 11 (1.09%) Citrix
10 11 (1.09%) Infoblox
10 11 (1.09%) F5
11 10 (0.99%) Twitter
11 10 (0.99%) Coverity
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Rate: Up to £700 per day
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Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
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Rate: Up to £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
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Rate: Up to £450 per day
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Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
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London
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: Up to £500 per day
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Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
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