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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kanban
Rank 252 257 310
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +53
Contract jobs citing Kanban 407 378 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.76% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.01% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 285 170
Average daily rate
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£425 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £384 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +9.64%
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
38743 37390 31855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.59% 75.29% 74.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 24566 23724 19449
Average daily rate £423 £403 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% -2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1119 1085 996
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.37 £13.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -3 252 £450 +5.88% 102
South East +12 56 £388 -3.00% 26
North West -3 28 £438 +16.66% 20
Yorkshire -18 21 £425 +27.81% 10
East Midlands +6 17 £450 +21.62% 4
East of England +12 12 £425 +14.86% 14
South West -14 8 £438 +9.37% 5
West Midlands +5 7 £400 -14.89% 11
North East - 2 £538 - 4
Midlands - 1 - - 1
South Coast - 1 - -
Kanban
UK

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 784 (95.84%) Agile Software Development
2 690 (84.35%) Scrum
3 397 (48.53%) TDD
4 321 (39.24%) Java
5 277 (33.86%) BDD
6 252 (30.81%) Continuous Integration
7 180 (22.00%) JavaScript
8 175 (21.39%) HTML
9 162 (19.80%) CSS
10 140 (17.11%) Web Services
11 137 (16.75%) E-Commerce
12 131 (16.01%) .NET
13 129 (15.77%) Ruby
14 123 (15.04%) Git (software)
15 119 (14.55%) REST
16 118 (14.43%) Spring
17 115 (14.06%) DevOps
18 113 (13.81%) Finance
19 108 (13.20%) Cucumber
20 101 (12.35%) MVC
21 100 (12.22%) JIRA
22 97 (11.86%) JSON
22 97 (11.86%) HTML5
23 94 (11.49%) C#
24 91 (11.12%) OO
25 89 (10.88%) Selenium
26 88 (10.76%) Jenkins
27 87 (10.64%) RESTful
27 87 (10.64%) Linux
28 86 (10.51%) Python

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 57 (6.97%) Node.js
2 50 (6.11%) Tomcat
3 47 (5.75%) Apache
4 45 (5.50%) Confluence
5 23 (2.81%) OpenStack
6 15 (1.83%) CMS
7 14 (1.71%) Drupal
8 13 (1.59%) nginx
9 12 (1.47%) JBoss
10 11 (1.34%) WebSphere
11 9 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.73%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.49%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.49%) Jetty
15 4 (0.49%) IIS
16 3 (0.37%) SharePoint
16 3 (0.37%) Alfresco
16 3 (0.37%) Mule
Applications
1 26 (3.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.34%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.10%) MS Office
4 7 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.86%) MS Project
5 4 (0.49%) Mingle
6 3 (0.37%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.37%) Global One
3 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.24%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.12%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.12%) Unica
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 65 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.55%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (1.59%) Amazon S3
3 13 (1.59%) SaaS
4 12 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 12 (1.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 11 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (0.98%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (0.61%) Trello
8 5 (0.61%) Force.com
9 4 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.49%) Route 53
10 3 (0.37%) GitHub
10 3 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (0.37%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.24%) PaaS
12 1 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.12%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.67%) HTTP
2 28 (3.42%) Internet
3 11 (1.34%) Firewall
4 10 (1.22%) VPN
5 9 (1.10%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.98%) MPLS
6 8 (0.98%) OSPF
6 8 (0.98%) BGP
6 8 (0.98%) VoIP
7 7 (0.86%) TACACS
7 7 (0.86%) NetScreen
7 7 (0.86%) Wireless
7 7 (0.86%) IPsec
7 7 (0.86%) Cisco PIX
7 7 (0.86%) Network Security
7 7 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (0.86%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (0.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (10.02%) NoSQL
2 79 (9.66%) SQL Server
3 52 (6.36%) MySQL
3 52 (6.36%) MongoDB
4 31 (3.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 31 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (2.57%) Relational Database
7 20 (2.44%) Redis
7 20 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (2.32%) Big Data
9 18 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (1.83%) Hadoop
11 13 (1.59%) Couchbase
12 12 (1.47%) RDBMS
13 9 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (0.73%) WhereScape RED
14 6 (0.73%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 123 (15.04%) Git (software)
2 108 (13.20%) Cucumber
3 100 (12.22%) JIRA
4 89 (10.88%) Selenium
5 88 (10.76%) Jenkins
6 70 (8.56%) Maven
7 61 (7.46%) Subversion
8 59 (7.21%) JUnit
9 37 (4.52%) WebDriver
9 37 (4.52%) TeamCity
10 26 (3.18%) Calabash
11 23 (2.81%) NUnit
12 22 (2.69%) Mockito
13 20 (2.44%) Hudson
13 20 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (1.96%) JBehave
15 15 (1.83%) Visual Studio
15 15 (1.83%) Appium
16 12 (1.47%) Android Studio
16 12 (1.47%) SpecFlow
General
1 113 (13.81%) Finance
2 43 (5.26%) Games
3 27 (3.30%) Banking
4 24 (2.93%) Retail
5 23 (2.81%) Publishing
6 16 (1.96%) Marketing
6 16 (1.96%) Front Office
7 11 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.10%) Investment Banking
9 8 (0.98%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.49%) Advertising
10 4 (0.49%) French Language
10 4 (0.49%) German Language
11 3 (0.37%) Back Office
12 2 (0.24%) Electronics
12 2 (0.24%) Automotive
12 2 (0.24%) Billing
12 2 (0.24%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 351 (42.91%) Developer
2 115 (14.06%) Java Developer
3 75 (9.17%) Senior Developer
4 71 (8.68%) ScrumMaster
5 63 (7.70%) Analyst
6 59 (7.21%) Architect
7 46 (5.62%) Project Manager
8 40 (4.89%) Business Analyst
8 40 (4.89%) .NET Developer
9 39 (4.77%) Agile Coach
10 33 (4.03%) DevOps Engineer
10 33 (4.03%) Technical Architect
11 32 (3.91%) C# Developer
12 31 (3.79%) Tester
13 27 (3.30%) Agile Business Analyst
14 26 (3.18%) Consultant
14 26 (3.18%) JavaScript Developer
14 26 (3.18%) Senior Java Developer
15 24 (2.93%) Development Manager
16 20 (2.44%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (21.39%) HTML
2 162 (19.80%) CSS
3 140 (17.11%) Web Services
4 131 (16.01%) .NET
5 119 (14.55%) REST
6 118 (14.43%) Spring
7 97 (11.86%) JSON
7 97 (11.86%) HTML5
8 87 (10.64%) RESTful
9 78 (9.54%) AngularJS
10 76 (9.29%) CSS3
11 65 (7.95%) XML
12 61 (7.46%) Hibernate
13 60 (7.33%) Ajax
14 50 (6.11%) jQuery
15 49 (5.99%) J2EE
16 46 (5.62%) SOAP
17 43 (5.26%) Spring MVC
18 41 (5.01%) Backbone.js
18 41 (5.01%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 77 (9.41%) User Experience
2 69 (8.44%) Open Source
3 45 (5.50%) Mobile App
4 27 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (2.44%) Visualisation
6 19 (2.32%) Hybrid Cloud
7 17 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 15 (1.83%) Data Structures
8 15 (1.83%) Digital Media
9 13 (1.59%) iPad
9 13 (1.59%) Computer Science
10 12 (1.47%) Online Games
10 12 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
11 10 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (0.98%) Video on Demand
12 8 (0.98%) iPhone
13 7 (0.86%) New Media
13 7 (0.86%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.86%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 87 (10.64%) Linux
2 55 (6.72%) Android
3 45 (5.50%) Windows
3 45 (5.50%) Apple iOS
4 27 (3.30%) UNIX
5 21 (2.57%) CentOS
6 9 (1.10%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.24%) Fedora
9 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.12%) AIX
10 1 (0.12%) Solaris
10 1 (0.12%) MVS
10 1 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 784 (95.84%) Agile Software Development
2 690 (84.35%) Scrum
3 397 (48.53%) TDD
4 277 (33.86%) BDD
5 252 (30.81%) Continuous Integration
6 137 (16.75%) E-Commerce
7 115 (14.06%) DevOps
8 101 (12.35%) MVC
9 91 (11.12%) OO
10 74 (9.05%) User Stories
11 73 (8.92%) Pair Programming
12 64 (7.82%) Mentoring
13 51 (6.23%) Configuration Management
13 51 (6.23%) Test Automation
14 49 (5.99%) Project Management
15 45 (5.50%) OOP
15 45 (5.50%) Coaching
16 44 (5.38%) Unit Testing
17 40 (4.89%) Extreme Programming
17 40 (4.89%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 321 (39.24%) Java
2 180 (22.00%) JavaScript
3 129 (15.77%) Ruby
4 94 (11.49%) C#
5 86 (10.51%) Python
6 76 (9.29%) SQL
7 68 (8.31%) Scala
8 44 (5.38%) PHP
9 31 (3.79%) Perl
10 24 (2.93%) Groovy
11 20 (2.44%) VB.NET
12 19 (2.32%) Bash Shell
13 18 (2.20%) T-SQL
14 15 (1.83%) C++
15 12 (1.47%) Objective-C
16 8 (0.98%) VB
17 7 (0.86%) Clojure
18 6 (0.73%) C
19 5 (0.61%) VB6
19 5 (0.61%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 48 (5.87%) Degree
2 16 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.47%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (0.98%) PMP
4 8 (0.98%) PMI Certification
5 7 (0.86%) CCNP
6 6 (0.73%) ISEB
6 6 (0.73%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.37%) MCTS
7 3 (0.37%) MCITP
7 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.12%) OCP
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.12%) CCIE
8 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (8.56%) QA
2 9 (1.10%) SLA
3 2 (0.24%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (2.93%) vCloud
3 19 (2.32%) VirtualBox
4 16 (1.96%) vSphere
5 15 (1.83%) Docker
6 14 (1.71%) Varnish
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.37%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.24%) XenApp
8 2 (0.24%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.24%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.24%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 65 (7.95%) Puppet
2 40 (4.89%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (2.57%) ZABBIX
4 20 (2.44%) Vagrant
5 17 (2.08%) Kibana
6 13 (1.59%) Ansible
7 10 (1.22%) Salt
8 9 (1.10%) Graylog
8 9 (1.10%) Graphite
8 9 (1.10%) Zenoss
8 9 (1.10%) Nagios
9 7 (0.86%) RANCID
10 5 (0.61%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 4 (0.49%) Cobbler
11 4 (0.49%) logstash
12 3 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.37%) Hyperic
12 3 (0.37%) Oozie
Vendors
1 46 (5.62%) Oracle
2 43 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 28 (3.42%) VMware
3 28 (3.42%) hybris
4 18 (2.20%) Google
4 18 (2.20%) Perforce
5 13 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (1.47%) Sybase
7 11 (1.34%) IBM
7 11 (1.34%) New Relic
8 10 (1.22%) Splunk
8 10 (1.22%) Adobe
9 9 (1.10%) Citrix
9 9 (1.10%) Sitecore
10 8 (0.98%) Juniper
10 8 (0.98%) Red Hat
10 8 (0.98%) Cisco
11 7 (0.86%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.86%) SolarWinds
11 7 (0.86%) Infoblox
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Rate: £340 - £400 per day + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
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Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £350 per day + £350 / Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: £600 - £650 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + depending on experience
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London
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Rate: £425 per day
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Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: Up to £450 per day
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Rate: £450.00 - £600.00 per day
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London
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Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day
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Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £500 per day
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Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
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