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 15 April 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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 257 303 434
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +131
Contract jobs citing Kanban 397 210 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.77% 0.48% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.66% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 166 88
Average daily rate £405 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38159 31736 38912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.85% 72.93% 69.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 24040 19414 22619
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1117 1010 1343
Average hourly rate £28.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.67 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £53.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Kanban
UK

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 15 April 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 15 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +66 268 £425 -5.55% 91
South West +18 45 £350 +7.69% 14
South East -10 30 £401 +0.31% 24
North West -12 17 £375 +13.63% 24
East of England -19 15 £375 -16.66% 13
Yorkshire -19 14 £333 +2.30% 12
East Midlands -9 8 £370 -26.00% 7
North East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Kanban
UK

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 April 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.

1 590 (88.72%) Scrum
2 389 (58.50%) Agile Software Development
3 348 (52.33%) TDD
4 252 (37.89%) Java
5 220 (33.08%) BDD
6 218 (32.78%) Continuous Integration
7 204 (30.68%) HTML
8 192 (28.87%) JavaScript
9 176 (26.47%) C#
10 175 (26.32%) CSS
11 142 (21.35%) .NET
12 140 (21.05%) Git (software)
13 124 (18.65%) jQuery
14 122 (18.35%) HTML5
15 119 (17.89%) Web Services
16 112 (16.84%) SQL Server
17 109 (16.39%) Spring
18 108 (16.24%) MVC
19 103 (15.49%) Ruby
20 101 (15.19%) E-Commerce
21 99 (14.89%) Subversion
22 86 (12.93%) JSON
23 83 (12.48%) XML
24 81 (12.18%) Pair Programming
25 79 (11.88%) Finance
25 79 (11.88%) Cucumber
26 77 (11.58%) OO
27 75 (11.28%) CSS3
28 72 (10.83%) Linux
29 71 (10.68%) Test Automation

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 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 51 (7.67%) CMS
2 35 (5.26%) Umbraco
3 31 (4.66%) Tomcat
4 25 (3.76%) Node.js
5 21 (3.16%) Drupal
6 20 (3.01%) Confluence
7 16 (2.41%) SharePoint
8 11 (1.65%) Apache
8 11 (1.65%) Apache Solr
9 10 (1.50%) MS Exchange
9 10 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (1.35%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.20%) NServiceBus
12 7 (1.05%) Alfresco
13 5 (0.75%) nginx
14 4 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
14 4 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
15 3 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 24 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.80%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.35%) MS Office
4 8 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.15%) Mingle
6 1 (0.15%) MS Project
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (4.36%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.15%) Endur
3 1 (0.15%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.15%) ZaiNet
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (3.01%) SaaS
4 10 (1.50%) Joyent
5 7 (1.05%) Office 365
6 6 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (0.45%) GitHub
9 2 (0.30%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.15%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.15%) IaaS
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.11%) HTTP
2 10 (1.50%) Internet
3 9 (1.35%) LDAP
4 8 (1.20%) DNS
5 6 (0.90%) SSL
6 3 (0.45%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.45%) VoIP
6 3 (0.45%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.45%) DSL
7 2 (0.30%) SMTP
7 2 (0.30%) Intranet
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.15%) Firewall
8 1 (0.15%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.15%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (16.84%) SQL Server
2 69 (10.38%) MongoDB
2 69 (10.38%) NoSQL
3 61 (9.17%) MySQL
4 50 (7.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (3.76%) Relational Database
6 18 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (1.80%) RDBMS
11 12 (1.80%) Big Data
12 9 (1.35%) RavenDB
13 6 (0.90%) Redis
14 3 (0.45%) Neo4j
14 3 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.45%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.45%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 140 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 99 (14.89%) Subversion
3 79 (11.88%) Cucumber
4 67 (10.08%) JUnit
5 60 (9.02%) JIRA
6 51 (7.67%) Selenium
7 42 (6.32%) Hudson
8 41 (6.17%) TeamCity
9 36 (5.41%) JBehave
10 35 (5.26%) Mercurial
11 33 (4.96%) Maven
12 30 (4.51%) SpecFlow
13 27 (4.06%) Jenkins
14 21 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
14 21 (3.16%) Capybara
15 17 (2.56%) Visual Studio
16 15 (2.26%) Eclipse
16 15 (2.26%) NUnit
17 14 (2.11%) FitNesse
17 14 (2.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 79 (11.88%) Finance
2 31 (4.66%) Publishing
3 27 (4.06%) Back Office
3 27 (4.06%) Banking
4 24 (3.61%) Games
5 18 (2.71%) Investment Banking
6 17 (2.56%) Retail
7 14 (2.11%) Marketing
7 14 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.65%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.20%) Electronics
10 5 (0.75%) Front Office
10 5 (0.75%) Law
10 5 (0.75%) Advertising
11 2 (0.30%) Billing
12 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.15%) Legal
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 348 (52.33%) Developer
2 91 (13.68%) Java Developer
3 68 (10.23%) .NET Developer
4 58 (8.72%) ScrumMaster
5 44 (6.62%) Analyst
6 42 (6.32%) C# Developer
7 38 (5.71%) Tester
8 37 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
9 34 (5.11%) Senior Developer
10 33 (4.96%) Business Analyst
11 30 (4.51%) Project Manager
12 28 (4.21%) Agile Coach
13 27 (4.06%) Architect
14 25 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
15 21 (3.16%) SQL Developer
16 20 (3.01%) Agile Business Analyst
16 20 (3.01%) JavaScript Developer
17 19 (2.86%) Agile C# Developer
18 18 (2.71%) Web Developer
19 17 (2.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (30.68%) HTML
2 175 (26.32%) CSS
3 142 (21.35%) .NET
4 124 (18.65%) jQuery
5 122 (18.35%) HTML5
6 119 (17.89%) Web Services
7 109 (16.39%) Spring
8 86 (12.93%) JSON
9 83 (12.48%) XML
10 75 (11.28%) CSS3
11 68 (10.23%) ASP.NET
12 64 (9.62%) REST
13 58 (8.72%) RESTful
14 56 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
15 54 (8.12%) SOAP
16 53 (7.97%) Ajax
17 51 (7.67%) .NET Framework
18 50 (7.52%) AngularJS
19 47 (7.07%) Backbone.js
20 44 (6.62%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 59 (8.87%) Open Source
2 31 (4.66%) Mobile App
3 20 (3.01%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.56%) NHS
4 17 (2.56%) iPad
5 11 (1.65%) Digital Media
6 10 (1.50%) Taxonomies
6 10 (1.50%) Online Games
6 10 (1.50%) Inversion of Control
7 9 (1.35%) DTV
8 7 (1.05%) Blackberry
8 7 (1.05%) Social Media
8 7 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (1.05%) Blog
8 7 (1.05%) IPTV
8 7 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
9 6 (0.90%) Visualisation
9 6 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.75%) Video on Demand
10 5 (0.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 72 (10.83%) Linux
2 54 (8.12%) UNIX
2 54 (8.12%) Windows
3 42 (6.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 36 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (4.06%) Android
7 8 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.05%) CentOS
9 6 (0.90%) Solaris
9 6 (0.90%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.45%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.30%) zOS
12 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.15%) AIX
12 1 (0.15%) Gentoo
12 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 590 (88.72%) Scrum
2 389 (58.50%) Agile Software Development
3 348 (52.33%) TDD
4 220 (33.08%) BDD
5 218 (32.78%) Continuous Integration
6 108 (16.24%) MVC
7 101 (15.19%) E-Commerce
8 81 (12.18%) Pair Programming
9 77 (11.58%) OO
10 71 (10.68%) Test Automation
11 59 (8.87%) Project Management
12 58 (8.72%) Continuous Improvement
13 54 (8.12%) Automated Testing
14 51 (7.67%) Software Engineering
15 42 (6.32%) SEO
15 42 (6.32%) Extreme Programming
16 41 (6.17%) Analytics
17 40 (6.02%) SOA
18 37 (5.56%) User Stories
19 34 (5.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 252 (37.89%) Java
2 192 (28.87%) JavaScript
3 176 (26.47%) C#
4 103 (15.49%) Ruby
5 67 (10.08%) SQL
6 58 (8.72%) Python
7 52 (7.82%) Scala
8 45 (6.77%) PHP
9 37 (5.56%) Groovy
10 21 (3.16%) C++
11 20 (3.01%) Bash Shell
12 17 (2.56%) Objective-C
13 15 (2.26%) Perl
14 12 (1.80%) C
15 9 (1.35%) Clojure
15 9 (1.35%) VB
15 9 (1.35%) XAML
16 7 (1.05%) VB6
17 6 (0.90%) Shell Script
18 5 (0.75%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 22 (3.31%) ISTQB
2 21 (3.16%) Degree
3 14 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.65%) ISEB
5 4 (0.60%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.30%) MCSE
7 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.15%) PMP
8 1 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.52%) QA
2 4 (0.60%) WAI
3 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (1.65%) Varnish
2 8 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.75%) Xen
4 2 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.15%) NFS
5 1 (0.15%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 28 (4.21%) Puppet
2 25 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.50%) Nagios
4 6 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.60%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.60%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (0.60%) Cobbler
6 3 (0.45%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.45%) SCCM
7 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.15%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.15%) YUM
Vendors
1 50 (7.52%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.41%) Google
3 29 (4.36%) Venda
4 23 (3.46%) Oracle
5 18 (2.71%) Rackspace
6 13 (1.95%) SAP
7 12 (1.80%) hybris
8 11 (1.65%) VMware
9 9 (1.35%) Twitter
10 8 (1.20%) JBoss
11 7 (1.05%) HP
12 6 (0.90%) Atlassian
13 5 (0.75%) New Relic
13 5 (0.75%) Dell
13 5 (0.75%) DevExpress
14 4 (0.60%) Intalio
14 4 (0.60%) Infoblox
14 4 (0.60%) Veritas
14 4 (0.60%) Mercator
14 4 (0.60%) Splunk
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