The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 England 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 246 303 443
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +140
Contract jobs citing Kanban 396 271 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.58% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.80% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 213 95
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £300 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £610 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36184 34070 37593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.46% 73.31% 71.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22865 21114 22100
Average daily rate £405 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1063 1001 1360
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.84 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Kanban
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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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +70 290 £450 +5.88% 66
South East +29 59 £375 -6.25% 30
North West -7 12 £414 +27.30% 17
East of England -15 11 £425 - 11
South West -25 11 £350 -3.44% 4
West Midlands -14 6 £558 +31.17% 2
East Midlands 0 5 £320 -26.85% 5
Yorkshire -16 2 £400 +33.33% 11
North East -20 1 - - 5
Midlands - - - -
Kanban
UK

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 683 (87.01%) Scrum
2 428 (54.52%) Agile Software Development
3 415 (52.87%) TDD
4 265 (33.76%) Java
5 245 (31.21%) BDD
6 219 (27.90%) HTML
7 205 (26.11%) Continuous Integration
8 201 (25.61%) JavaScript
9 188 (23.95%) CSS
10 157 (20.00%) C#
11 153 (19.49%) Web Services
12 137 (17.45%) HTML5
13 136 (17.32%) .NET
14 130 (16.56%) Git (software)
15 124 (15.80%) MVC
16 123 (15.67%) Ruby
17 106 (13.50%) jQuery
18 101 (12.87%) SQL Server
19 97 (12.36%) OO
20 96 (12.23%) Cucumber
21 95 (12.10%) REST
22 93 (11.85%) Finance
22 93 (11.85%) JSON
23 92 (11.72%) CSS3
24 91 (11.59%) NoSQL
24 91 (11.59%) Open Source
24 91 (11.59%) XML
25 90 (11.46%) E-Commerce
26 89 (11.34%) Spring
27 87 (11.08%) Subversion

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 58 (7.39%) CMS
2 40 (5.10%) Tomcat
2 40 (5.10%) Node.js
3 31 (3.95%) Apache
4 26 (3.31%) Drupal
5 21 (2.68%) SharePoint
6 20 (2.55%) Confluence
7 19 (2.42%) Umbraco
8 15 (1.91%) Apache Solr
9 14 (1.78%) MS Exchange
10 13 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
11 11 (1.40%) NServiceBus
12 10 (1.27%) WebLogic
13 9 (1.15%) OpenStack
14 7 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.89%) JCAPS
15 6 (0.76%) Alfresco
15 6 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
16 5 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (1.91%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.53%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.02%) MS Office
5 6 (0.76%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.38%) Final Cut Pro
7 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.13%) MS Project
8 1 (0.13%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 21 (2.68%) Google Analytics
2 12 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.25%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.25%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.25%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.13%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.13%) Endur
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.13%) Summit
4 1 (0.13%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.13%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.95%) Amazon EC2
2 20 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.17%) SaaS
3 17 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.78%) Amazon S3
5 9 (1.15%) Office 365
6 7 (0.89%) Joyent
6 7 (0.89%) GitHub
6 7 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.89%) Google Apps
6 7 (0.89%) ElastiCache
7 3 (0.38%) Heroku
8 2 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.25%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.57%) HTTP
2 19 (2.42%) Internet
3 16 (2.04%) LDAP
4 10 (1.27%) DNS
4 10 (1.27%) HTTPS
4 10 (1.27%) SSL
5 4 (0.51%) Intranet
5 4 (0.51%) VoIP
6 3 (0.38%) Firewall
6 3 (0.38%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.38%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.25%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (0.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (0.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (0.25%) NetScreen
7 2 (0.25%) Extranet
7 2 (0.25%) SMTP
8 1 (0.13%) SNMP
8 1 (0.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 91 (11.59%) NoSQL
3 87 (11.08%) MongoDB
4 77 (9.81%) MySQL
5 51 (6.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 30 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (3.18%) Big Data
9 18 (2.29%) Redis
10 17 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (2.04%) Relational Database
12 12 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (1.27%) RDBMS
14 9 (1.15%) Hadoop
15 8 (1.02%) QlikView
15 8 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (1.02%) RavenDB
16 7 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
16 7 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 6 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 130 (16.56%) Git (software)
2 96 (12.23%) Cucumber
3 87 (11.08%) Subversion
4 76 (9.68%) Selenium
5 70 (8.92%) JIRA
6 58 (7.39%) Jenkins
7 55 (7.01%) JUnit
8 42 (5.35%) Maven
9 40 (5.10%) TeamCity
10 34 (4.33%) JBehave
11 30 (3.82%) WebDriver
12 26 (3.31%) Visual Studio
13 23 (2.93%) NUnit
14 22 (2.80%) SpecFlow
14 22 (2.80%) Hudson
15 21 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
16 19 (2.42%) Mercurial
16 19 (2.42%) Kiln
17 16 (2.04%) Capybara
18 15 (1.91%) Eclipse
General
1 93 (11.85%) Finance
2 50 (6.37%) Publishing
3 34 (4.33%) Banking
4 27 (3.44%) Back Office
5 23 (2.93%) Marketing
5 23 (2.93%) Games
6 21 (2.68%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.66%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.66%) Retail
7 13 (1.66%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.53%) Electronics
9 10 (1.27%) Front Office
10 7 (0.89%) Law
11 5 (0.64%) Legal
11 5 (0.64%) Advertising
12 4 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.51%) German Language
13 3 (0.38%) French Language
14 2 (0.25%) Billing
15 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 355 (45.22%) Developer
2 94 (11.97%) Java Developer
3 82 (10.45%) ScrumMaster
4 64 (8.15%) Analyst
5 55 (7.01%) .NET Developer
6 49 (6.24%) Project Manager
7 44 (5.61%) Architect
8 43 (5.48%) Tester
9 42 (5.35%) Business Analyst
9 42 (5.35%) Agile Coach
10 37 (4.71%) C# Developer
11 33 (4.20%) JavaScript Developer
12 31 (3.95%) Agile Business Analyst
13 30 (3.82%) Technical Architect
13 30 (3.82%) Senior Developer
14 26 (3.31%) Front-End Developer
15 24 (3.06%) Lead Developer
16 23 (2.93%) C# .NET Developer
17 21 (2.68%) Agile Project Manager
18 20 (2.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (27.90%) HTML
2 188 (23.95%) CSS
3 153 (19.49%) Web Services
4 137 (17.45%) HTML5
5 136 (17.32%) .NET
6 106 (13.50%) jQuery
7 95 (12.10%) REST
8 93 (11.85%) JSON
9 92 (11.72%) CSS3
10 91 (11.59%) XML
11 89 (11.34%) Spring
12 69 (8.79%) ASP.NET
13 66 (8.41%) AngularJS
14 64 (8.15%) Ajax
15 61 (7.77%) RESTful
16 54 (6.88%) SOAP
17 48 (6.11%) Backbone.js
18 45 (5.73%) ASP.NET MVC
18 45 (5.73%) Ruby on Rails
19 36 (4.59%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 91 (11.59%) Open Source
2 53 (6.75%) Mobile App
3 40 (5.10%) Computer Science
4 19 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (2.04%) Visualisation
6 13 (1.66%) Online Games
6 13 (1.66%) DTV
6 13 (1.66%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.40%) iPhone
8 10 (1.27%) iPad
9 9 (1.15%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.02%) GIS
10 8 (1.02%) Blackberry
10 8 (1.02%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.02%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.02%) Blog
10 8 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (0.89%) Digital Media
11 7 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.89%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 80 (10.19%) Linux
2 56 (7.13%) UNIX
3 44 (5.61%) Apple iOS
4 39 (4.97%) Windows
5 29 (3.69%) Android
6 28 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (2.80%) CentOS
7 22 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.66%) Solaris
9 11 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.15%) Ubuntu
11 8 (1.02%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.89%) AIX
13 3 (0.38%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.13%) BlackBerry OS
14 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.13%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 683 (87.01%) Scrum
2 428 (54.52%) Agile Software Development
3 415 (52.87%) TDD
4 245 (31.21%) BDD
5 205 (26.11%) Continuous Integration
6 124 (15.80%) MVC
7 97 (12.36%) OO
8 90 (11.46%) E-Commerce
9 77 (9.81%) User Stories
10 75 (9.55%) Test Automation
11 74 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 71 (9.04%) Pair Programming
13 61 (7.77%) Project Management
14 55 (7.01%) Extreme Programming
14 55 (7.01%) Software Engineering
15 53 (6.75%) Automated Testing
15 53 (6.75%) DevOps
16 48 (6.11%) SOA
17 44 (5.61%) OOP
18 37 (4.71%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 265 (33.76%) Java
2 201 (25.61%) JavaScript
3 157 (20.00%) C#
4 123 (15.67%) Ruby
5 84 (10.70%) Python
6 74 (9.43%) Scala
7 64 (8.15%) SQL
8 40 (5.10%) PHP
9 37 (4.71%) Groovy
10 34 (4.33%) Perl
11 26 (3.31%) Objective-C
12 23 (2.93%) C++
13 15 (1.91%) Bash Shell
14 14 (1.78%) XAML
15 13 (1.66%) VB
15 13 (1.66%) C
16 12 (1.53%) PL/SQL
16 12 (1.53%) Clojure
17 10 (1.27%) PHP5
18 9 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (6.37%) Degree
2 21 (2.68%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.55%) ISEB
4 16 (2.04%) ISTQB
5 14 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (0.89%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.64%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.38%) PMP
8 3 (0.38%) MCSE
8 3 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.38%) APMP
9 2 (0.25%) CCNP
9 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.26%) QA
2 8 (1.02%) SLA
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (1.53%) vCloud
2 9 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.15%) Varnish
3 8 (1.02%) Xen
4 6 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.51%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.51%) NFS
6 3 (0.38%) XenServer
6 3 (0.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.25%) vSphere
7 2 (0.25%) HDFS
8 1 (0.13%) Docker
8 1 (0.13%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 53 (6.75%) Puppet
2 29 (3.69%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (3.69%) Nagios
3 10 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (1.15%) ZABBIX
4 9 (1.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 9 (1.15%) Cobbler
4 9 (1.15%) Vagrant
4 9 (1.15%) Opsview
5 7 (0.89%) Kibana
5 7 (0.89%) Graylog2
5 7 (0.89%) Zenoss
6 6 (0.76%) SCCM
6 6 (0.76%) Capistrano
7 5 (0.64%) Control-M
7 5 (0.64%) Ansible
8 3 (0.38%) Salt
8 3 (0.38%) SCOM
9 2 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.13%) YUM
Vendors
1 53 (6.75%) Microsoft
2 42 (5.35%) Oracle
3 34 (4.33%) Google
4 21 (2.68%) Splunk
5 19 (2.42%) Venda
6 18 (2.29%) SAP
7 16 (2.04%) Apple
7 16 (2.04%) Rackspace
8 15 (1.91%) VMware
9 13 (1.66%) HP
9 13 (1.66%) New Relic
10 10 (1.27%) hybris
11 8 (1.02%) Infoblox
11 8 (1.02%) Twitter
11 8 (1.02%) Dell
11 8 (1.02%) JBoss
12 7 (0.89%) Veritas
12 7 (0.89%) Perforce
13 6 (0.76%) Adobe
14 5 (0.64%) Informatica
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Surrey
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