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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kanban
Rank 238 272 346
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +74
Contract jobs citing Kanban 407 298 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.89% 0.67% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.89% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 222 144
Average daily rate
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£430 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £300 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £623 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
34421 33336 29989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.52% 74.76% 72.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22421 20614 18160
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 921 1049 1240
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £46.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +37 267 £450 - 104
South East +17 55 £400 -0.62% 39
North West +21 34 £373 +2.75% 23
West Midlands +12 15 £438 +16.66% 9
Yorkshire -13 12 £375 +11.11% 8
South West -27 10 £400 +23.07% 11
East of England +4 8 £525 -19.54% 21
East Midlands - 4 £425 - 4
North East - 3 £483 - 2
Kanban
UK

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 822 (95.92%) Agile Software Development
2 714 (83.31%) Scrum
3 442 (51.58%) TDD
4 339 (39.56%) Java
5 292 (34.07%) BDD
6 291 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
7 206 (24.04%) JavaScript
8 187 (21.82%) HTML
9 177 (20.65%) CSS
10 174 (20.30%) Web Services
11 165 (19.25%) Git (software)
12 148 (17.27%) Ruby
13 143 (16.69%) DevOps
14 128 (14.94%) Spring
15 121 (14.12%) Python
16 113 (13.19%) .NET
17 112 (13.07%) E-Commerce
18 111 (12.95%) Finance
18 111 (12.95%) Cucumber
18 111 (12.95%) HTML5
19 109 (12.72%) Linux
20 105 (12.25%) MVC
21 104 (12.14%) User Stories
22 103 (12.02%) OO
23 101 (11.79%) Selenium
23 101 (11.79%) Open Source
23 101 (11.79%) Puppet
24 100 (11.67%) Jenkins
24 100 (11.67%) JIRA
24 100 (11.67%) SQL

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 71 (8.28%) Node.js
2 65 (7.58%) Apache
3 59 (6.88%) Tomcat
4 39 (4.55%) Confluence
5 31 (3.62%) OpenStack
6 27 (3.15%) Drupal
7 23 (2.68%) CMS
8 19 (2.22%) Apache Solr
9 13 (1.52%) nginx
10 11 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (1.17%) JBoss
12 9 (1.05%) WebSphere
12 9 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.82%) SharePoint
14 6 (0.70%) Jetty
15 4 (0.47%) IIS
16 3 (0.35%) Adobe CQ
16 3 (0.35%) NServiceBus
17 2 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 2 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.28%) MS Office
3 10 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.82%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.82%) MS Project
5 6 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.47%) Mingle
7 2 (0.23%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.47%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.35%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.23%) Global One
5 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.12%) Misys Midas
6 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.12%) Magento
6 1 (0.12%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.67%) Amazon EC2
2 34 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.87%) Amazon S3
4 15 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.17%) Joyent
7 9 (1.05%) SaaS
8 7 (0.82%) PaaS
8 7 (0.82%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (0.58%) Trello
9 5 (0.58%) Route 53
10 2 (0.23%) GitHub
11 1 (0.12%) Heroku
11 1 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.55%) Internet
2 37 (4.32%) HTTP
3 14 (1.63%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.17%) DNS
5 8 (0.93%) SSL
6 6 (0.70%) Firewall
6 6 (0.70%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.58%) FTP
7 5 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.47%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.35%) DHCP
9 3 (0.35%) VPN
9 3 (0.35%) DAB
9 3 (0.35%) DVB
10 2 (0.23%) DLNA
10 2 (0.23%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (0.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 2 (0.23%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (8.28%) SQL Server
2 70 (8.17%) NoSQL
3 69 (8.05%) MongoDB
4 68 (7.93%) MySQL
5 37 (4.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 34 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (2.68%) Relational Database
9 21 (2.45%) Redis
10 20 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (1.52%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.28%) Couchbase
13 10 (1.17%) RDBMS
14 9 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (1.05%) CouchDB
15 8 (0.93%) QlikView
16 7 (0.82%) Big Data
16 7 (0.82%) Hazelcast
17 6 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 165 (19.25%) Git (software)
2 111 (12.95%) Cucumber
3 101 (11.79%) Selenium
4 100 (11.67%) Jenkins
4 100 (11.67%) JIRA
5 86 (10.04%) Subversion
6 83 (9.68%) Maven
7 76 (8.87%) JUnit
8 42 (4.90%) TeamCity
9 29 (3.38%) WebDriver
10 26 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
11 24 (2.80%) Mockito
12 22 (2.57%) Hudson
13 20 (2.33%) NUnit
14 19 (2.22%) Calabash
15 16 (1.87%) RSpec
15 16 (1.87%) JBehave
15 16 (1.87%) Gradle
16 15 (1.75%) Jasmine
17 14 (1.63%) PHPUnit
General
1 111 (12.95%) Finance
2 48 (5.60%) Banking
3 47 (5.48%) Games
4 37 (4.32%) Publishing
5 27 (3.15%) Investment Banking
5 27 (3.15%) Marketing
6 19 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.10%) Front Office
7 18 (2.10%) Retail
8 8 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 8 (0.93%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.82%) French Language
9 7 (0.82%) German Language
9 7 (0.82%) Advertising
10 6 (0.70%) Electronics
11 3 (0.35%) Back Office
11 3 (0.35%) Automotive
12 2 (0.23%) Law
12 2 (0.23%) Legal
12 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 382 (44.57%) Developer
2 110 (12.84%) Java Developer
3 81 (9.45%) Senior Developer
4 78 (9.10%) Analyst
5 71 (8.28%) ScrumMaster
6 53 (6.18%) Business Analyst
7 52 (6.07%) DevOps Engineer
8 49 (5.72%) Project Manager
9 44 (5.13%) Architect
10 42 (4.90%) Agile Business Analyst
11 36 (4.20%) Agile Coach
12 35 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
13 33 (3.85%) C# Developer
14 29 (3.38%) .NET Developer
15 28 (3.27%) Tester
16 26 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
16 26 (3.03%) Technical Architect
16 26 (3.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 23 (2.68%) Agile Project Manager
17 23 (2.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (21.82%) HTML
2 177 (20.65%) CSS
3 174 (20.30%) Web Services
4 128 (14.94%) Spring
5 113 (13.19%) .NET
6 111 (12.95%) HTML5
7 95 (11.09%) CSS3
8 93 (10.85%) REST
9 86 (10.04%) JSON
10 79 (9.22%) RESTful
11 74 (8.63%) XML
12 72 (8.40%) jQuery
13 64 (7.47%) Ajax
14 63 (7.35%) Spring MVC
14 63 (7.35%) Hibernate
15 59 (6.88%) AngularJS
16 56 (6.53%) KnockoutJS
17 55 (6.42%) Backbone.js
18 48 (5.60%) SOAP
19 41 (4.78%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 101 (11.79%) Open Source
2 63 (7.35%) User Experience
3 50 (5.83%) Mobile App
4 32 (3.73%) Computer Science
4 32 (3.73%) Data Structures
5 23 (2.68%) iPad
5 23 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 21 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (2.10%) Client/Server
8 16 (1.87%) Visualisation
9 14 (1.63%) iPhone
10 13 (1.52%) Taxonomies
11 11 (1.28%) Digital Media
12 10 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.17%) Mobile Payment
12 10 (1.17%) Online Games
13 9 (1.05%) Management Information System
14 8 (0.93%) Video on Demand
15 7 (0.82%) Replication
15 7 (0.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 109 (12.72%) Linux
2 49 (5.72%) Windows
3 46 (5.37%) UNIX
4 42 (4.90%) Apple iOS
5 41 (4.78%) Android
6 38 (4.43%) CentOS
7 18 (2.10%) Ubuntu
8 15 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.47%) Fedora
11 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.12%) zOS
12 1 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 822 (95.92%) Agile Software Development
2 714 (83.31%) Scrum
3 442 (51.58%) TDD
4 292 (34.07%) BDD
5 291 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
6 143 (16.69%) DevOps
7 112 (13.07%) E-Commerce
8 105 (12.25%) MVC
9 104 (12.14%) User Stories
10 103 (12.02%) OO
11 71 (8.28%) Mentoring
12 64 (7.47%) Pair Programming
12 64 (7.47%) Coaching
13 63 (7.35%) Automated Testing
14 60 (7.00%) Configuration Management
15 59 (6.88%) Test Automation
16 58 (6.77%) Project Management
17 50 (5.83%) Unit Testing
18 48 (5.60%) OOP
19 45 (5.25%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 339 (39.56%) Java
2 206 (24.04%) JavaScript
3 148 (17.27%) Ruby
4 121 (14.12%) Python
5 100 (11.67%) SQL
6 90 (10.50%) C#
7 80 (9.33%) Scala
8 64 (7.47%) PHP
9 38 (4.43%) Perl
10 35 (4.08%) Bash Shell
11 20 (2.33%) VB.NET
12 19 (2.22%) Groovy
12 19 (2.22%) C++
13 17 (1.98%) Objective-C
14 15 (1.75%) T-SQL
15 10 (1.17%) C
16 8 (0.93%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.70%) Clojure
18 5 (0.58%) Shell Script
19 4 (0.47%) Golang
Qualifications
1 56 (6.53%) Degree
2 20 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.40%) ISEB
4 11 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.58%) PMP
6 5 (0.58%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.23%) CCIE
9 2 (0.23%) CCNP
9 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) MCITP
10 1 (0.12%) MCTS
10 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.12%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (8.28%) QA
2 9 (1.05%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.12%) WAI
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (3.62%) vCloud
2 28 (3.27%) Varnish
3 24 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (2.45%) VirtualBox
5 14 (1.63%) Docker
6 13 (1.52%) vSphere
7 3 (0.35%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.23%) XenApp
8 2 (0.23%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.23%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 101 (11.79%) Puppet
2 80 (9.33%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (3.62%) ZABBIX
4 22 (2.57%) Vagrant
5 20 (2.33%) Kibana
6 17 (1.98%) Nagios
6 17 (1.98%) Graphite
6 17 (1.98%) Zenoss
7 16 (1.87%) Graylog2
7 16 (1.87%) Ansible
8 6 (0.70%) HAProxy
9 5 (0.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 5 (0.58%) Cobbler
10 4 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.47%) logstash
10 4 (0.47%) Salt
11 3 (0.35%) Hyperic
11 3 (0.35%) yum
12 2 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Management
13 1 (0.12%) Control-M
Vendors
1 60 (7.00%) Oracle
2 42 (4.90%) Microsoft
3 27 (3.15%) Perforce
3 27 (3.15%) VMware
4 19 (2.22%) Rackspace
5 17 (1.98%) Splunk
6 16 (1.87%) hybris
6 16 (1.87%) Google
7 14 (1.63%) Red Hat
7 14 (1.63%) Apple
8 13 (1.52%) SAP
8 13 (1.52%) Sybase
8 13 (1.52%) New Relic
9 7 (0.82%) AppDynamics
9 7 (0.82%) Sitecore
10 5 (0.58%) Adobe
10 5 (0.58%) EMC
11 4 (0.47%) Mercator
11 4 (0.47%) Juniper
11 4 (0.47%) Cisco
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