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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 252 280 408
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +128
Contract jobs citing Kanban 404 318 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.66% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.90% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 258 130
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£425 £411 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +9.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £300 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £579 £524
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
38157 35471 37978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.55% 73.71% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24108 22248 22476
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 974 1367
Average hourly rate £23.00 £29.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.36% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +50 286 £450 +5.88% 78
South East +26 73 £383 -4.37% 22
East Midlands +9 15 £375 - 5
South West -35 8 £350 -5.40% 5
East of England -26 6 £275 -35.29% 10
West Midlands -11 5 £625 +47.05% 5
Yorkshire -14 5 £400 +33.33% 6
North West -21 5 £423 +30.00% 18
North East -21 1 £500 +33.33% 2
Midlands - - - -
Kanban
UK

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (86.48%) Scrum
2 412 (53.58%) Agile Software Development
3 386 (50.20%) TDD
4 272 (35.37%) Java
5 232 (30.17%) BDD
6 197 (25.62%) Continuous Integration
7 192 (24.97%) HTML
8 176 (22.89%) JavaScript
9 159 (20.68%) Web Services
10 157 (20.42%) CSS
11 125 (16.25%) MVC
12 120 (15.60%) Git (software)
13 119 (15.47%) HTML5
14 115 (14.95%) C#
15 114 (14.82%) .NET
16 110 (14.30%) Ruby
17 106 (13.78%) OO
18 102 (13.26%) Finance
19 97 (12.61%) Spring
20 93 (12.09%) E-Commerce
21 90 (11.70%) XML
21 90 (11.70%) Subversion
22 88 (11.44%) User Stories
23 87 (11.31%) Python
24 86 (11.18%) jQuery
24 86 (11.18%) CSS3
25 85 (11.05%) Open Source
26 84 (10.92%) REST
26 84 (10.92%) Cucumber
26 84 (10.92%) NoSQL

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (6.89%) Tomcat
2 48 (6.24%) Apache
3 45 (5.85%) Node.js
4 40 (5.20%) CMS
5 29 (3.77%) Confluence
6 19 (2.47%) Drupal
7 18 (2.34%) SharePoint
8 17 (2.21%) OpenStack
9 11 (1.43%) NServiceBus
10 10 (1.30%) Apache Solr
10 10 (1.30%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.91%) MS Exchange
12 7 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.91%) JCAPS
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%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.26%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.26%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.26%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.13%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.13%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.13%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.13%) Endur
3 1 (0.13%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.13%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (2.73%) 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%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 7 (0.91%) ElastiCache
7 7 (0.91%) GitHub
7 7 (0.91%) Google Apps
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 (5.33%) HTTP
2 30 (3.90%) Internet
3 18 (2.34%) 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%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (0.52%) NetScreen
8 4 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (0.39%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (0.39%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.26%) Extranet
11 1 (0.13%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.13%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (10.92%) NoSQL
2 74 (9.62%) MongoDB
3 72 (9.36%) MySQL
4 69 (8.97%) SQL Server
5 52 (6.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 29 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (3.12%) Big Data
8 17 (2.21%) Redis
9 16 (2.08%) Relational Database
10 13 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (1.69%) QlikView
11 9 (1.17%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (0.91%) RavenDB
13 7 (0.91%) CouchDB
13 7 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.91%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 120 (15.60%) Git (software)
2 90 (11.70%) Subversion
3 84 (10.92%) Cucumber
3 84 (10.92%) JIRA
4 71 (9.23%) Selenium
5 70 (9.10%) Jenkins
6 62 (8.06%) JUnit
7 58 (7.54%) Maven
8 32 (4.16%) WebDriver
9 30 (3.90%) TeamCity
10 26 (3.38%) Hudson
11 25 (3.25%) Visual Studio
12 23 (2.99%) NUnit
13 22 (2.86%) JBehave
14 17 (2.21%) SpecFlow
15 16 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (1.82%) Jasmine
17 13 (1.69%) RSpec
17 13 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
18 12 (1.56%) Eclipse
General
1 102 (13.26%) Finance
2 59 (7.67%) Publishing
3 42 (5.46%) Banking
4 27 (3.51%) Marketing
5 26 (3.38%) Games
6 25 (3.25%) Investment Banking
7 18 (2.34%) Back Office
8 15 (1.95%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.82%) Front Office
10 13 (1.69%) Electronics
11 12 (1.56%) Retail
12 10 (1.30%) Law
13 7 (0.91%) Legal
13 7 (0.91%) German Language
14 6 (0.78%) French Language
15 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.52%) Advertising
16 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 323 (42.00%) Developer
2 94 (12.22%) Java Developer
3 88 (11.44%) ScrumMaster
4 69 (8.97%) Analyst
5 50 (6.50%) Agile Coach
6 48 (6.24%) Business Analyst
7 45 (5.85%) Project Manager
8 42 (5.46%) .NET Developer
9 38 (4.94%) Agile Business Analyst
10 35 (4.55%) Tester
10 35 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
11 34 (4.42%) Architect
12 33 (4.29%) Senior Developer
13 32 (4.16%) DevOps Engineer
14 29 (3.77%) C# Developer
15 25 (3.25%) Lead Developer
15 25 (3.25%) Technical Architect
16 24 (3.12%) iOS Developer
17 23 (2.99%) Software Engineer
17 23 (2.99%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (24.97%) HTML
2 159 (20.68%) Web Services
3 157 (20.42%) CSS
4 119 (15.47%) HTML5
5 114 (14.82%) .NET
6 97 (12.61%) Spring
7 90 (11.70%) XML
8 86 (11.18%) jQuery
8 86 (11.18%) CSS3
9 84 (10.92%) REST
10 81 (10.53%) JSON
11 70 (9.10%) RESTful
12 59 (7.67%) AngularJS
13 56 (7.28%) SOAP
14 55 (7.15%) Ajax
15 52 (6.76%) ASP.NET
16 51 (6.63%) Backbone.js
17 45 (5.85%) Spring MVC
18 44 (5.72%) Hibernate
19 34 (4.42%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 85 (11.05%) Open Source
2 55 (7.15%) Computer Science
3 54 (7.02%) Mobile App
4 21 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 19 (2.47%) Visualisation
6 18 (2.34%) iPhone
7 17 (2.21%) iPad
8 14 (1.82%) Online Games
8 14 (1.82%) DTV
8 14 (1.82%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.43%) N-Tier
9 11 (1.43%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.04%) GIS
10 8 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.91%) Digital Media
11 7 (0.91%) Blackberry
12 6 (0.78%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (0.65%) Video on Demand
14 4 (0.52%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 84 (10.92%) Linux
2 56 (7.28%) UNIX
3 47 (6.11%) Apple iOS
4 28 (3.64%) CentOS
5 24 (3.12%) Android
6 19 (2.47%) Windows
7 15 (1.95%) Ubuntu
8 13 (1.69%) Solaris
9 12 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.91%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.91%) AIX
11 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.13%) BlackBerry OS
13 1 (0.13%) SmartOS
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.13%) zOS
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 665 (86.48%) Scrum
2 412 (53.58%) Agile Software Development
3 386 (50.20%) TDD
4 232 (30.17%) BDD
5 197 (25.62%) Continuous Integration
6 125 (16.25%) MVC
7 106 (13.78%) OO
8 93 (12.09%) E-Commerce
9 88 (11.44%) User Stories
10 69 (8.97%) Pair Programming
11 65 (8.45%) DevOps
12 60 (7.80%) Software Engineering
12 60 (7.80%) Test Automation
13 59 (7.67%) Continuous Improvement
14 57 (7.41%) Project Management
15 56 (7.28%) SOA
16 51 (6.63%) Extreme Programming
17 42 (5.46%) OOP
18 40 (5.20%) PRINCE2
19 37 (4.81%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 272 (35.37%) Java
2 176 (22.89%) JavaScript
3 115 (14.95%) C#
4 110 (14.30%) Ruby
5 87 (11.31%) Python
6 70 (9.10%) Scala
7 55 (7.15%) SQL
8 37 (4.81%) Perl
9 33 (4.29%) Objective-C
9 33 (4.29%) PHP
9 33 (4.29%) Groovy
10 22 (2.86%) C++
11 16 (2.08%) C
11 16 (2.08%) XAML
12 13 (1.69%) PL/SQL
12 13 (1.69%) VB
13 12 (1.56%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.17%) Clojure
15 8 (1.04%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.91%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 60 (7.80%) Degree
2 20 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.34%) ISEB
4 16 (2.08%) ISTQB
5 11 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (1.17%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.52%) CCNP
7 4 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.52%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.39%) APMP
8 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.39%) MCSE
8 3 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.26%) PMP
10 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.54%) QA
2 13 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 20 (2.60%) 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%) NFS
5 4 (0.52%) VirtualBox
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 (7.54%) Puppet
2 37 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (4.29%) 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%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (1.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 9 (1.17%) Cobbler
8 8 (1.04%) Opsview
9 7 (0.91%) Vagrant
9 7 (0.91%) Ansible
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 46 (5.98%) Oracle
1 46 (5.98%) Microsoft
2 24 (3.12%) Splunk
3 22 (2.86%) Apple
4 19 (2.47%) SAP
5 16 (2.08%) VMware
5 16 (2.08%) hybris
5 16 (2.08%) New Relic
6 15 (1.95%) Perforce
7 12 (1.56%) Google
7 12 (1.56%) HP
8 10 (1.30%) JBoss
9 9 (1.17%) Rackspace
10 7 (0.91%) Dell
10 7 (0.91%) Adobe
10 7 (0.91%) Citrix
10 7 (0.91%) Infoblox
11 6 (0.78%) Zend
11 6 (0.78%) Veritas
12 5 (0.65%) Cisco
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C4 Commerce
Rate: From £300 to £375 per day hybris eCommerce platform exposure and certi
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day excellent rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 per day - initial 6 month contract
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
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Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per day
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City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 per day
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London
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £0 - £400 per day
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Reading
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day direct - no agency margin
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £480 - 550 per day
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City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
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Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
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