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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kanban
Rank 236 250 326
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +76
Contract jobs citing Kanban 396 341 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.84% 0.75% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.99% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 259 146
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £380 £403
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 -
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
35919 34430 29372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.27% 75.51% 73.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22880 21174 17901
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 973 1051 1057
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.29 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.98 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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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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 +20 261 £450 +5.88% 75
South East +11 59 £400 -0.62% 25
North West -10 25 £450 +24.13% 28
Yorkshire -24 15 £406 +11.30% 13
East Midlands +11 11 £425 +30.76% 3
East of England +11 9 £500 -23.22% 8
South West -28 8 £428 +26.66% 8
West Midlands +1 6 £373 -0.66% 8
North East - 1 £700 - 4
Kanban
UK

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 837 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 722 (83.18%) Scrum
3 428 (49.31%) TDD
4 329 (37.90%) Java
5 293 (33.76%) BDD
6 284 (32.72%) Continuous Integration
7 203 (23.39%) JavaScript
8 181 (20.85%) HTML
9 176 (20.28%) CSS
10 163 (18.78%) Git (software)
11 159 (18.32%) Web Services
11 159 (18.32%) Ruby
12 140 (16.13%) DevOps
13 128 (14.75%) .NET
14 121 (13.94%) Cucumber
15 120 (13.82%) Python
16 118 (13.59%) Spring
17 112 (12.90%) Linux
17 112 (12.90%) Finance
18 107 (12.33%) Selenium
19 106 (12.21%) JIRA
19 106 (12.21%) E-Commerce
20 104 (11.98%) Jenkins
21 102 (11.75%) REST
21 102 (11.75%) Open Source
21 102 (11.75%) HTML5
22 100 (11.52%) JSON
22 100 (11.52%) User Stories
23 99 (11.41%) Puppet
24 98 (11.29%) SQL

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 67 (7.72%) Node.js
2 61 (7.03%) Apache
3 55 (6.34%) Tomcat
4 46 (5.30%) Confluence
5 29 (3.34%) Drupal
6 27 (3.11%) OpenStack
7 22 (2.53%) CMS
8 17 (1.96%) Apache Solr
9 14 (1.61%) nginx
10 10 (1.15%) JBoss
10 10 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (1.15%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.69%) Jetty
12 4 (0.46%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.46%) IIS
12 4 (0.46%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.35%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.35%) Alfresco
13 3 (0.35%) Mule
Applications
1 25 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.27%) MS Office
3 10 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.15%) MS Project
4 4 (0.46%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.46%) Mingle
5 3 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.46%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.35%) Global One
4 2 (0.23%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.12%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 43 (4.95%) Amazon EC2
2 37 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.84%) Amazon S3
3 16 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (1.38%) SaaS
5 10 (1.15%) Joyent
6 8 (0.92%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (0.58%) Trello
7 5 (0.58%) Route 53
8 4 (0.46%) PaaS
8 4 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.35%) ElastiCache
9 3 (0.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.23%) GitHub
10 2 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.92%) HTTP
1 34 (3.92%) Internet
2 15 (1.73%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.04%) DNS
4 6 (0.69%) HTTPS
5 5 (0.58%) SSL
5 5 (0.58%) FTP
5 5 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.46%) OpenLDAP
6 4 (0.46%) Firewall
7 3 (0.35%) RTSP
7 3 (0.35%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (0.35%) DAB
7 3 (0.35%) DVB
7 3 (0.35%) VPN
8 2 (0.23%) WAN
8 2 (0.23%) DHCP
8 2 (0.23%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 74 (8.53%) NoSQL
3 66 (7.60%) MySQL
4 64 (7.37%) MongoDB
5 34 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 34 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (2.53%) Redis
8 21 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (2.42%) Relational Database
9 18 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (1.38%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.38%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.27%) Couchbase
12 10 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.15%) Big Data
13 7 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (0.81%) Hazelcast
14 6 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 163 (18.78%) Git (software)
2 121 (13.94%) Cucumber
3 107 (12.33%) Selenium
4 106 (12.21%) JIRA
5 104 (11.98%) Jenkins
6 78 (8.99%) Maven
7 77 (8.87%) Subversion
8 64 (7.37%) JUnit
9 38 (4.38%) TeamCity
10 35 (4.03%) WebDriver
11 31 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 24 (2.76%) Mockito
12 24 (2.76%) Hudson
13 22 (2.53%) NUnit
14 21 (2.42%) Calabash
15 17 (1.96%) Visual Studio
16 16 (1.84%) JBehave
16 16 (1.84%) Jasmine
17 15 (1.73%) Grunt
18 14 (1.61%) SoapUI
General
1 112 (12.90%) Finance
2 47 (5.41%) Games
3 40 (4.61%) Banking
4 27 (3.11%) Publishing
5 23 (2.65%) Marketing
6 19 (2.19%) Investment Banking
7 18 (2.07%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.96%) Front Office
9 16 (1.84%) Retail
10 9 (1.04%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.81%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.69%) Advertising
13 5 (0.58%) Electronics
14 4 (0.46%) Back Office
14 4 (0.46%) French Language
14 4 (0.46%) German Language
15 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.23%) Automotive
15 2 (0.23%) Legal
15 2 (0.23%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 367 (42.28%) Developer
2 102 (11.75%) Java Developer
3 86 (9.91%) Senior Developer
4 81 (9.33%) Analyst
5 67 (7.72%) ScrumMaster
6 56 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 56 (6.45%) Business Analyst
7 52 (5.99%) Architect
8 44 (5.07%) DevOps Engineer
9 40 (4.61%) Agile Coach
10 39 (4.49%) Agile Business Analyst
11 34 (3.92%) Tester
12 33 (3.80%) C# Developer
13 32 (3.69%) .NET Developer
13 32 (3.69%) JavaScript Developer
14 29 (3.34%) Technical Architect
15 26 (3.00%) Senior Java Developer
16 24 (2.76%) Development Manager
17 23 (2.65%) Agile Project Manager
18 22 (2.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (20.85%) HTML
2 176 (20.28%) CSS
3 159 (18.32%) Web Services
4 128 (14.75%) .NET
5 118 (13.59%) Spring
6 102 (11.75%) HTML5
6 102 (11.75%) REST
7 100 (11.52%) JSON
8 86 (9.91%) CSS3
9 82 (9.45%) RESTful
10 72 (8.29%) XML
11 68 (7.83%) AngularJS
12 64 (7.37%) jQuery
13 60 (6.91%) Ajax
14 59 (6.80%) Hibernate
15 54 (6.22%) Spring MVC
16 47 (5.41%) Backbone.js
17 46 (5.30%) KnockoutJS
18 45 (5.18%) SOAP
19 42 (4.84%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 102 (11.75%) Open Source
2 70 (8.06%) User Experience
3 46 (5.30%) Mobile App
4 24 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (2.76%) Data Structures
5 23 (2.65%) Computer Science
6 22 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 20 (2.30%) Visualisation
8 19 (2.19%) iPad
9 14 (1.61%) Digital Media
10 13 (1.50%) Client/Server
10 13 (1.50%) Taxonomies
11 11 (1.27%) iPhone
11 11 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
12 10 (1.15%) Online Games
13 8 (0.92%) New Media
13 8 (0.92%) Video on Demand
13 8 (0.92%) DTV
14 7 (0.81%) Management Information System
14 7 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 112 (12.90%) Linux
2 52 (5.99%) Android
3 50 (5.76%) Windows
4 40 (4.61%) UNIX
4 40 (4.61%) Apple iOS
5 35 (4.03%) CentOS
6 15 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (1.73%) Ubuntu
7 8 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.46%) Fedora
9 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.12%) MVS
10 1 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 837 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 722 (83.18%) Scrum
3 428 (49.31%) TDD
4 293 (33.76%) BDD
5 284 (32.72%) Continuous Integration
6 140 (16.13%) DevOps
7 106 (12.21%) E-Commerce
8 100 (11.52%) User Stories
9 95 (10.94%) MVC
10 84 (9.68%) OO
11 71 (8.18%) Mentoring
12 66 (7.60%) Automated Testing
13 63 (7.26%) Pair Programming
14 62 (7.14%) Configuration Management
15 59 (6.80%) Project Management
16 58 (6.68%) Test Automation
17 52 (5.99%) Coaching
18 51 (5.88%) OOP
19 47 (5.41%) Extreme Programming
19 47 (5.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 329 (37.90%) Java
2 203 (23.39%) JavaScript
3 159 (18.32%) Ruby
4 120 (13.82%) Python
5 98 (11.29%) SQL
6 90 (10.37%) C#
7 74 (8.53%) Scala
8 65 (7.49%) PHP
9 41 (4.72%) Perl
10 36 (4.15%) Bash Shell
11 24 (2.76%) VB.NET
12 21 (2.42%) Groovy
13 20 (2.30%) C++
14 17 (1.96%) T-SQL
15 10 (1.15%) Objective-C
16 8 (0.92%) Clojure
17 7 (0.81%) C
17 7 (0.81%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.69%) VB
18 6 (0.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 53 (6.11%) Degree
2 20 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.84%) VCP4
4 14 (1.61%) ISEB
5 13 (1.50%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.15%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.04%) PMP
7 9 (1.04%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.35%) MCTS
9 3 (0.35%) MCITP
10 2 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.23%) CCIE
10 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.12%) CBAP
11 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.12%) OCP
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (8.29%) QA
2 4 (0.46%) SLA
3 2 (0.23%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.12%) WAI
4 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (3.34%) vCloud
3 25 (2.88%) Varnish
4 21 (2.42%) VirtualBox
5 16 (1.84%) Docker
6 15 (1.73%) vSphere
7 3 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.23%) XenApp
8 2 (0.23%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.23%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.23%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 99 (11.41%) Puppet
2 69 (7.95%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (3.11%) ZABBIX
4 22 (2.53%) Vagrant
5 20 (2.30%) Kibana
6 18 (2.07%) Ansible
7 15 (1.73%) Zenoss
7 15 (1.73%) Nagios
7 15 (1.73%) Graylog
7 15 (1.73%) Graphite
8 6 (0.69%) Salt
8 6 (0.69%) HAProxy
8 6 (0.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 6 (0.69%) Cobbler
9 4 (0.46%) logstash
9 4 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.35%) Hyperic
11 2 (0.23%) SELinux
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Management
11 2 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (6.45%) Oracle
2 42 (4.84%) Microsoft
3 31 (3.57%) VMware
4 23 (2.65%) Perforce
5 18 (2.07%) Google
5 18 (2.07%) Rackspace
6 16 (1.84%) Splunk
7 13 (1.50%) hybris
7 13 (1.50%) Red Hat
8 12 (1.38%) Sybase
9 11 (1.27%) New Relic
10 10 (1.15%) SAP
11 9 (1.04%) Apple
12 8 (0.92%) Sitecore
13 7 (0.81%) Tableau
13 7 (0.81%) Atlassian
13 7 (0.81%) Adobe
14 6 (0.69%) Greenplum
15 5 (0.58%) IBM
15 5 (0.58%) EMC
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