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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 250 282 408
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +126
Contract jobs citing Kanban 402 321 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.66% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.89% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 260 132
Average daily rate
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£438 £406 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
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
38226 36235 38251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.81% 74.18% 72.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 24168 22715 22586
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1089 1011 1398
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 +40 281 £450 +5.88% 81
South East +39 74 £395 -1.25% 29
East Midlands +13 16 £425 +13.33% 6
South West -33 8 £350 -5.40% 7
West Midlands -16 6 £625 +47.05% 5
East of England -23 6 £275 -35.29% 13
Yorkshire -14 5 £400 +33.33% 10
North West -16 5 £423 +30.00% 16
North East -19 1 £500 +33.33% 3
Midlands - - - -
Kanban
UK

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 665 (86.25%) Scrum
2 411 (53.31%) Agile Software Development
3 389 (50.45%) TDD
4 273 (35.41%) Java
5 233 (30.22%) BDD
6 201 (26.07%) Continuous Integration
7 189 (24.51%) HTML
8 175 (22.70%) JavaScript
9 159 (20.62%) Web Services
10 154 (19.97%) CSS
11 122 (15.82%) MVC
12 120 (15.56%) Git (software)
13 116 (15.05%) HTML5
14 112 (14.53%) C#
15 111 (14.40%) .NET
16 110 (14.27%) Ruby
17 106 (13.75%) OO
18 103 (13.36%) Finance
19 98 (12.71%) Spring
20 94 (12.19%) E-Commerce
21 90 (11.67%) Subversion
21 90 (11.67%) User Stories
22 89 (11.54%) XML
23 88 (11.41%) Python
24 85 (11.02%) Cucumber
25 84 (10.89%) REST
25 84 (10.89%) Open Source
25 84 (10.89%) jQuery
25 84 (10.89%) JIRA
26 83 (10.77%) Linux

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 53 (6.87%) Tomcat
2 48 (6.23%) Apache
3 45 (5.84%) Node.js
4 40 (5.19%) CMS
5 29 (3.76%) Confluence
6 19 (2.46%) Drupal
7 18 (2.33%) SharePoint
8 17 (2.20%) OpenStack
9 10 (1.30%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.30%) Apache Solr
10 9 (1.17%) NServiceBus
11 8 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.91%) JCAPS
12 7 (0.91%) MS Exchange
12 7 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
15 4 (0.52%) Jetty
16 3 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (1.69%) Photoshop
2 12 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (1.43%) MS Excel
4 8 (1.04%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.91%) MS Office
6 4 (0.52%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.26%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.26%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.26%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.13%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.13%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.13%) Endur
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.13%) Summit
3 1 (0.13%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.13%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.08%) Amazon S3
4 12 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.04%) SaaS
7 7 (0.91%) ElastiCache
7 7 (0.91%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 7 (0.91%) Google Apps
7 7 (0.91%) GitHub
8 4 (0.52%) Heroku
9 3 (0.39%) PaaS
9 3 (0.39%) Office 365
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.32%) HTTP
2 30 (3.89%) Internet
3 18 (2.33%) LDAP
4 12 (1.56%) SSL
5 10 (1.30%) DNS
6 8 (1.04%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.65%) Firewall
7 5 (0.65%) Intranet
8 4 (0.52%) NetScreen
8 4 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (0.52%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (0.39%) iSCSI
9 3 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (0.39%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.26%) Extranet
11 1 (0.13%) MPLS
11 1 (0.13%) OSPF
11 1 (0.13%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (10.77%) NoSQL
2 73 (9.47%) MongoDB
3 72 (9.34%) MySQL
4 68 (8.82%) SQL Server
5 52 (6.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 29 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (3.11%) Big Data
8 17 (2.20%) Redis
9 16 (2.08%) Relational Database
10 13 (1.69%) QlikView
11 12 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.17%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.91%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.91%) CouchDB
14 7 (0.91%) RavenDB
14 7 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 120 (15.56%) Git (software)
2 90 (11.67%) Subversion
3 85 (11.02%) Cucumber
4 84 (10.89%) JIRA
5 72 (9.34%) Selenium
6 70 (9.08%) Jenkins
7 61 (7.91%) JUnit
8 58 (7.52%) Maven
9 32 (4.15%) WebDriver
10 30 (3.89%) TeamCity
11 25 (3.24%) Visual Studio
11 25 (3.24%) Hudson
12 23 (2.98%) NUnit
13 22 (2.85%) JBehave
14 17 (2.20%) SpecFlow
15 16 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (1.82%) Jasmine
17 13 (1.69%) RSpec
18 12 (1.56%) Eclipse
18 12 (1.56%) Capybara
General
1 103 (13.36%) Finance
2 59 (7.65%) Publishing
3 43 (5.58%) Banking
4 27 (3.50%) Games
4 27 (3.50%) Marketing
5 26 (3.37%) Investment Banking
6 17 (2.20%) Back Office
7 15 (1.95%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.82%) Front Office
8 14 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.69%) Electronics
10 12 (1.56%) Retail
11 10 (1.30%) Law
12 7 (0.91%) Legal
12 7 (0.91%) German Language
13 6 (0.78%) French Language
14 4 (0.52%) Advertising
14 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 324 (42.02%) Developer
2 96 (12.45%) Java Developer
3 89 (11.54%) ScrumMaster
4 70 (9.08%) Analyst
5 51 (6.61%) Agile Coach
6 49 (6.36%) Business Analyst
7 47 (6.10%) Project Manager
8 40 (5.19%) .NET Developer
9 39 (5.06%) Agile Business Analyst
10 35 (4.54%) JavaScript Developer
10 35 (4.54%) Tester
11 34 (4.41%) Architect
11 34 (4.41%) Senior Developer
12 32 (4.15%) DevOps Engineer
13 28 (3.63%) C# Developer
14 25 (3.24%) Lead Developer
14 25 (3.24%) Technical Architect
15 24 (3.11%) iOS Developer
16 23 (2.98%) Senior Java Developer
17 22 (2.85%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (24.51%) HTML
2 159 (20.62%) Web Services
3 154 (19.97%) CSS
4 116 (15.05%) HTML5
5 111 (14.40%) .NET
6 98 (12.71%) Spring
7 89 (11.54%) XML
8 84 (10.89%) jQuery
8 84 (10.89%) REST
9 83 (10.77%) CSS3
10 80 (10.38%) JSON
11 70 (9.08%) RESTful
12 59 (7.65%) AngularJS
13 57 (7.39%) SOAP
14 55 (7.13%) Ajax
15 51 (6.61%) ASP.NET
15 51 (6.61%) Backbone.js
16 44 (5.71%) Hibernate
16 44 (5.71%) Spring MVC
17 34 (4.41%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 84 (10.89%) Open Source
2 55 (7.13%) Mobile App
2 55 (7.13%) Computer Science
3 22 (2.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 19 (2.46%) iPhone
4 19 (2.46%) Visualisation
5 18 (2.33%) iPad
6 15 (1.95%) Client/Server
7 14 (1.82%) DTV
7 14 (1.82%) Online Games
8 11 (1.43%) N-Tier
8 11 (1.43%) Fixed Income
9 8 (1.04%) GIS
9 8 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.91%) Digital Media
10 7 (0.91%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.78%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (0.65%) Video on Demand
13 4 (0.52%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 83 (10.77%) Linux
2 56 (7.26%) UNIX
3 48 (6.23%) Apple iOS
4 28 (3.63%) CentOS
5 24 (3.11%) Android
6 19 (2.46%) Windows
7 15 (1.95%) Ubuntu
8 13 (1.69%) Solaris
9 12 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.91%) AIX
10 7 (0.91%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.13%) zOS
13 1 (0.13%) BlackBerry OS
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.13%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 665 (86.25%) Scrum
2 411 (53.31%) Agile Software Development
3 389 (50.45%) TDD
4 233 (30.22%) BDD
5 201 (26.07%) Continuous Integration
6 122 (15.82%) MVC
7 106 (13.75%) OO
8 94 (12.19%) E-Commerce
9 90 (11.67%) User Stories
10 72 (9.34%) Mentoring
11 68 (8.82%) Pair Programming
12 66 (8.56%) DevOps
13 60 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
14 59 (7.65%) Software Engineering
15 57 (7.39%) Project Management
15 57 (7.39%) Test Automation
15 57 (7.39%) Coaching
16 54 (7.00%) SOA
17 51 (6.61%) Extreme Programming
18 42 (5.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 273 (35.41%) Java
2 175 (22.70%) JavaScript
3 112 (14.53%) C#
4 110 (14.27%) Ruby
5 88 (11.41%) Python
6 71 (9.21%) Scala
7 55 (7.13%) SQL
8 37 (4.80%) Perl
9 34 (4.41%) Objective-C
10 33 (4.28%) PHP
11 32 (4.15%) Groovy
12 22 (2.85%) C++
13 16 (2.08%) XAML
13 16 (2.08%) C
14 13 (1.69%) VB
14 13 (1.69%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.43%) Bash Shell
16 9 (1.17%) Clojure
17 8 (1.04%) Shell Script
18 7 (0.91%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 59 (7.65%) Degree
2 19 (2.46%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.33%) ISEB
4 14 (1.82%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (1.17%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.52%) CCNP
6 4 (0.52%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (0.39%) MCSE
7 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.39%) APMP
8 2 (0.26%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.52%) QA
2 13 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (2.59%) vCloud
2 9 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.91%) Xen
3 7 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.65%) Varnish
5 4 (0.52%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.52%) NFS
6 3 (0.39%) XenServer
6 3 (0.39%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.26%) vSphere
7 2 (0.26%) HDFS
8 1 (0.13%) Docker
8 1 (0.13%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 58 (7.52%) Puppet
2 37 (4.80%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (4.28%) Nagios
4 16 (2.08%) ZABBIX
5 12 (1.56%) Zenoss
6 11 (1.43%) Kibana
6 11 (1.43%) Graylog2
7 9 (1.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 9 (1.17%) Cobbler
8 8 (1.04%) Opsview
8 8 (1.04%) Ansible
9 7 (0.91%) Vagrant
9 7 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (0.78%) Capistrano
11 5 (0.65%) Control-M
12 4 (0.52%) YUM
12 4 (0.52%) Salt
13 3 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.39%) SCCM
13 3 (0.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (6.10%) Oracle
2 46 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 24 (3.11%) Splunk
4 23 (2.98%) Apple
5 19 (2.46%) SAP
6 16 (2.08%) VMware
6 16 (2.08%) hybris
6 16 (2.08%) New Relic
7 15 (1.95%) Perforce
8 12 (1.56%) Google
9 10 (1.30%) JBoss
9 10 (1.30%) HP
10 9 (1.17%) Rackspace
11 7 (0.91%) Infoblox
11 7 (0.91%) Dell
11 7 (0.91%) Adobe
11 7 (0.91%) Citrix
12 6 (0.78%) Zend
12 6 (0.78%) Veritas
13 5 (0.65%) Informatica
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