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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kanban
Rank 209 240 303
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +63
Contract jobs citing Kanban 546 400 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.06% 0.81% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.06% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 299 214
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £339 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £621
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
40242 37742 35090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.92% 76.45% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26610 23738 21765
Average daily rate £425 £410 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1090 1093 1019
Average hourly rate £28.50 £23.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -27.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £46.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +26 331 £475 +5.55% 95
South East -37 55 £400 +6.66% 36
East of England +22 42 £375 -1.63% 6
North West -1 37 £425 +2.71% 32
Yorkshire +2 30 £375 -6.25% 19
South West +14 27 £415 +18.57% 10
North East -7 13 £445 -11.00% 1
East Midlands -5 5 £450 +38.46% 5
West Midlands +7 4 £438 -30.00% 4
Kanban
UK

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 914 (95.61%) Agile Software Development
2 820 (85.77%) Scrum
3 475 (49.69%) TDD
4 341 (35.67%) Java
5 297 (31.07%) BDD
6 270 (28.24%) Continuous Integration
7 247 (25.84%) JavaScript
8 241 (25.21%) HTML
9 203 (21.23%) CSS
10 191 (19.98%) Web Services
11 173 (18.10%) HTML5
12 156 (16.32%) E-Commerce
13 146 (15.27%) Finance
14 144 (15.06%) REST
15 141 (14.75%) Pair Programming
15 141 (14.75%) Git (software)
16 134 (14.02%) .NET
17 131 (13.70%) Spring
18 127 (13.28%) AngularJS
19 126 (13.18%) Ruby
20 125 (13.08%) OO
21 123 (12.87%) RESTful
22 119 (12.45%) MVC
23 118 (12.34%) JIRA
24 115 (12.03%) C#
25 113 (11.82%) QA
26 105 (10.98%) SQL
27 103 (10.77%) NoSQL
28 100 (10.46%) DevOps
29 99 (10.36%) JSON

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 68 (7.11%) Confluence
2 58 (6.07%) Node.js
3 48 (5.02%) Apache
4 31 (3.24%) Tomcat
5 21 (2.20%) CMS
6 20 (2.09%) MQSeries
7 16 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
8 15 (1.57%) nginx
9 14 (1.46%) SharePoint
10 12 (1.26%) WebSphere
11 10 (1.05%) JBoss
11 10 (1.05%) Apache Solr
12 9 (0.94%) Drupal
12 9 (0.94%) GlassFish
13 8 (0.84%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.63%) WordPress
15 5 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
15 5 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 4 (0.42%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 26 (2.72%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.26%) MS Visio
2 12 (1.26%) MS Office
3 10 (1.05%) MS Project
4 9 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.10%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (0.84%) Magento
2 4 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.21%) Unica
3 2 (0.21%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.10%) Global One
4 1 (0.10%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 66 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (1.88%) SaaS
3 13 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (1.05%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.73%) Route 53
5 7 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.52%) GitHub
7 5 (0.52%) Force.com
7 5 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.42%) Heroku
8 4 (0.42%) Engine Yard
9 3 (0.31%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.31%) Office 365
10 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.21%) Symantec.cloud
11 1 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.29%) HTTP
2 38 (3.97%) Internet
3 20 (2.09%) SSL
4 17 (1.78%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.05%) Firewall
5 10 (1.05%) IPsec
5 10 (1.05%) Network Security
6 9 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (0.94%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (0.94%) Wireless
6 9 (0.94%) VPN
6 9 (0.94%) VoIP
6 9 (0.94%) MPLS
6 9 (0.94%) OSPF
6 9 (0.94%) BGP
6 9 (0.94%) TACACS
6 9 (0.94%) NetScreen
6 9 (0.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (0.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (10.77%) NoSQL
2 84 (8.79%) MongoDB
3 76 (7.95%) SQL Server
4 68 (7.11%) MySQL
5 55 (5.75%) Relational Database
6 46 (4.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 28 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
8 27 (2.82%) Big Data
9 24 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (2.41%) Hadoop
11 20 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (1.78%) Redis
13 15 (1.57%) RDBMS
13 15 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (1.15%) Couchbase
15 10 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
17 7 (0.73%) SimpleDB
17 7 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
18 6 (0.63%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 141 (14.75%) Git (software)
2 118 (12.34%) JIRA
3 94 (9.83%) Subversion
4 87 (9.10%) Jenkins
5 82 (8.58%) Selenium
6 75 (7.85%) Cucumber
7 48 (5.02%) Maven
8 41 (4.29%) WebDriver
9 33 (3.45%) JUnit
10 20 (2.09%) Appium
11 18 (1.88%) Mockito
11 18 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (1.78%) Calabash
12 17 (1.78%) Grunt
13 16 (1.67%) NUnit
14 15 (1.57%) JBehave
15 14 (1.46%) TeamCity
15 14 (1.46%) Hudson
15 14 (1.46%) SpecFlow
16 11 (1.15%) Jasmine
General
1 146 (15.27%) Finance
2 48 (5.02%) Banking
3 35 (3.66%) Retail
4 34 (3.56%) Games
5 31 (3.24%) Publishing
6 19 (1.99%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.57%) Marketing
8 13 (1.36%) Front Office
9 10 (1.05%) Investment Banking
10 9 (0.94%) Billing
10 9 (0.94%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.52%) Law
11 5 (0.52%) Legal
12 4 (0.42%) Back Office
12 4 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.31%) Electronics
14 2 (0.21%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.10%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 429 (44.87%) Developer
2 138 (14.44%) Java Developer
3 85 (8.89%) ScrumMaster
4 80 (8.37%) Senior Developer
5 75 (7.85%) Architect
6 74 (7.74%) Analyst
7 64 (6.69%) Project Manager
8 56 (5.86%) Business Analyst
9 51 (5.33%) Agile Coach
10 50 (5.23%) Technical Architect
11 42 (4.39%) .NET Developer
12 38 (3.97%) Agile Project Manager
13 32 (3.35%) Agile Java Developer
14 31 (3.24%) C# Developer
15 30 (3.14%) Software Engineer
15 30 (3.14%) Senior Java Developer
15 30 (3.14%) JavaScript Developer
16 27 (2.82%) Agile Business Analyst
16 27 (2.82%) Front-End Developer
17 26 (2.72%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (25.21%) HTML
2 203 (21.23%) CSS
3 191 (19.98%) Web Services
4 173 (18.10%) HTML5
5 144 (15.06%) REST
6 134 (14.02%) .NET
7 131 (13.70%) Spring
8 127 (13.28%) AngularJS
9 123 (12.87%) RESTful
10 99 (10.36%) JSON
11 98 (10.25%) CSS3
12 81 (8.47%) XML
13 71 (7.43%) Ajax
14 68 (7.11%) Hibernate
15 64 (6.69%) jQuery
15 64 (6.69%) Backbone.js
16 59 (6.17%) J2EE
17 52 (5.44%) SOAP
18 36 (3.77%) Middleware
18 36 (3.77%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 97 (10.15%) User Experience
2 59 (6.17%) Mobile App
3 46 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (2.72%) Management Information System
5 20 (2.09%) Visualisation
6 17 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (1.78%) Digital Media
7 15 (1.57%) Data Centre
8 14 (1.46%) Computer Science
9 12 (1.26%) Fixed Income
10 11 (1.15%) N-Tier
11 10 (1.05%) Blog
11 10 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
12 9 (0.94%) iPad
12 9 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
12 9 (0.94%) Video on Demand
12 9 (0.94%) Online Games
12 9 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 9 (0.94%) Wiki
13 8 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 86 (9.00%) Linux
2 62 (6.49%) Apple iOS
3 49 (5.13%) Android
4 48 (5.02%) Windows
5 37 (3.87%) UNIX
6 24 (2.51%) Mac OS X
7 9 (0.94%) Windows Phone 7
7 9 (0.94%) Windows Phone
8 8 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.63%) CentOS
10 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.21%) Fedora
10 2 (0.21%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.10%) AIX
11 1 (0.10%) Solaris
11 1 (0.10%) zOS
11 1 (0.10%) MVS
11 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 914 (95.61%) Agile Software Development
2 820 (85.77%) Scrum
3 475 (49.69%) TDD
4 297 (31.07%) BDD
5 270 (28.24%) Continuous Integration
6 156 (16.32%) E-Commerce
7 141 (14.75%) Pair Programming
8 125 (13.08%) OO
9 119 (12.45%) MVC
10 100 (10.46%) DevOps
11 98 (10.25%) Open Source
12 92 (9.62%) Project Management
13 90 (9.41%) SOA
13 90 (9.41%) User Stories
14 81 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
14 81 (8.47%) SDLC
15 79 (8.26%) Mentoring
15 79 (8.26%) Coaching
16 75 (7.85%) Software Engineering
17 73 (7.64%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 341 (35.67%) Java
2 247 (25.84%) JavaScript
3 126 (13.18%) Ruby
4 115 (12.03%) C#
5 105 (10.98%) SQL
6 97 (10.15%) Scala
7 64 (6.69%) Python
8 60 (6.28%) PHP
9 33 (3.45%) C++
9 33 (3.45%) Groovy
10 18 (1.88%) Objective-C
10 18 (1.88%) T-SQL
11 15 (1.57%) Perl
12 14 (1.46%) Shell Script
13 12 (1.26%) C
13 12 (1.26%) Clojure
14 10 (1.05%) VB
15 8 (0.84%) Bash Shell
15 8 (0.84%) PHP5
16 7 (0.73%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 38 (3.97%) Degree
2 36 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 27 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.46%) PMI Certification
5 11 (1.15%) PMP
6 10 (1.05%) ISEB
7 9 (0.94%) CCNP
7 9 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.73%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.31%) PhD
11 1 (0.10%) CISSP
11 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.10%) OCP
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.10%) CISM
11 1 (0.10%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (11.82%) QA
2 15 (1.57%) SLA
3 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.21%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.21%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.21%) HL7
5 1 (0.10%) WCAG
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 20 (2.09%) Docker
2 12 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.73%) vCloud
4 5 (0.52%) vSphere
5 4 (0.42%) Varnish
5 4 (0.42%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.42%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.21%) HDFS
6 2 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.10%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.10%) Xen
7 1 (0.10%) KVM
Systems Management
1 65 (6.80%) Puppet
2 58 (6.07%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (1.99%) Salt
4 17 (1.78%) Ansible
5 9 (0.94%) RANCID
6 7 (0.73%) HAProxy
7 6 (0.63%) Nagios
8 5 (0.52%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.52%) Kibana
9 4 (0.42%) Oozie
9 4 (0.42%) Rundeck
9 4 (0.42%) yum
10 3 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.31%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.31%) Graphite
11 2 (0.21%) OpenAM
11 2 (0.21%) SELinux
11 2 (0.21%) Graylog
11 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 47 (4.92%) Oracle
2 43 (4.50%) Microsoft
3 33 (3.45%) hybris
4 28 (2.93%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (1.88%) New Relic
6 17 (1.78%) Google
7 16 (1.67%) Atlassian
8 13 (1.36%) WSO2
8 13 (1.36%) SaltStack
8 13 (1.36%) VMware
9 12 (1.26%) Perforce
9 12 (1.26%) IBM
10 10 (1.05%) Juniper
10 10 (1.05%) Cisco
10 10 (1.05%) Coverity
11 9 (0.94%) SolarWinds
11 9 (0.94%) Infoblox
11 9 (0.94%) Citrix
11 9 (0.94%) Twitter
11 9 (0.94%) F5
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