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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 242 296 432
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +136
Contract jobs citing Kanban 398 272 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.58% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.80% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 214 113
Average daily rate
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£425 £403 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £325 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £621 £520
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
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36781 34189 37645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.41% 73.40% 71.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23154 21204 22145
Average daily rate £407 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 979 1382
Average hourly rate £23.80 £31.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.83% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +72 289 £450 +5.88% 71
South East +28 63 £375 -6.25% 30
North West -5 12 £414 +27.30% 20
East of England -18 11 £425 - 19
South West -22 10 £350 -3.44% 7
East Midlands -1 5 £325 -25.71% 7
West Midlands -19 5 £625 +47.05% 2
Yorkshire -10 2 £400 +33.33% 13
North East -14 2 £500 +33.33% 6
Midlands - - - -
Kanban
UK

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 672 (86.93%) Scrum
2 419 (54.20%) Agile Software Development
3 404 (52.26%) TDD
4 271 (35.06%) Java
5 244 (31.57%) BDD
6 207 (26.78%) HTML
7 199 (25.74%) Continuous Integration
8 197 (25.49%) JavaScript
9 174 (22.51%) CSS
10 156 (20.18%) Web Services
11 149 (19.28%) C#
12 135 (17.46%) .NET
13 128 (16.56%) MVC
14 127 (16.43%) HTML5
15 123 (15.91%) Git (software)
16 115 (14.88%) Ruby
17 101 (13.07%) jQuery
18 100 (12.94%) OO
19 98 (12.68%) REST
20 95 (12.29%) XML
21 94 (12.16%) SQL Server
22 93 (12.03%) Spring
22 93 (12.03%) Cucumber
23 91 (11.77%) NoSQL
24 90 (11.64%) Open Source
24 90 (11.64%) E-Commerce
25 88 (11.38%) Finance
25 88 (11.38%) JSON
26 87 (11.25%) CSS3
27 86 (11.13%) Subversion

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (6.60%) CMS
2 46 (5.95%) Tomcat
3 41 (5.30%) Node.js
4 37 (4.79%) Apache
5 23 (2.98%) Drupal
6 21 (2.72%) Confluence
7 19 (2.46%) SharePoint
8 12 (1.55%) Umbraco
8 12 (1.55%) Apache Solr
9 11 (1.42%) NServiceBus
10 10 (1.29%) OpenStack
10 10 (1.29%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.91%) MS Exchange
11 7 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.91%) JCAPS
11 7 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (0.78%) Alfresco
13 5 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (2.07%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.91%) MS Office
6 3 (0.39%) Final Cut Pro
7 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.13%) MS Project
8 1 (0.13%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 14 (1.81%) Google Analytics
2 12 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.26%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.26%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.26%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.13%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.13%) Endur
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.13%) Summit
4 1 (0.13%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.13%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
2 20 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.81%) Amazon S3
4 14 (1.81%) SaaS
5 8 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.91%) Google Apps
6 7 (0.91%) GitHub
6 7 (0.91%) ElastiCache
7 4 (0.52%) Joyent
8 3 (0.39%) Office 365
8 3 (0.39%) Heroku
9 2 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.75%) HTTP
2 25 (3.23%) Internet
3 16 (2.07%) LDAP
4 10 (1.29%) HTTPS
4 10 (1.29%) SSL
5 9 (1.16%) DNS
6 4 (0.52%) Intranet
6 4 (0.52%) Firewall
7 3 (0.39%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.39%) NetScreen
7 3 (0.39%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (0.39%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (0.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (0.26%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.26%) Extranet
9 1 (0.13%) MPLS
9 1 (0.13%) OSPF
9 1 (0.13%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 91 (11.77%) NoSQL
3 84 (10.87%) MongoDB
4 74 (9.57%) MySQL
5 49 (6.34%) Apache Cassandra
6 32 (4.14%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (3.23%) Big Data
8 22 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (1.94%) Redis
11 14 (1.81%) Relational Database
12 12 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (1.16%) QlikView
13 9 (1.16%) Hadoop
14 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (1.03%) RavenDB
15 7 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (0.91%) CouchDB
15 7 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (0.91%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 123 (15.91%) Git (software)
2 93 (12.03%) Cucumber
3 86 (11.13%) Subversion
4 73 (9.44%) JIRA
5 72 (9.31%) Selenium
6 64 (8.28%) Jenkins
7 60 (7.76%) JUnit
8 42 (5.43%) Maven
9 38 (4.92%) TeamCity
10 31 (4.01%) JBehave
11 29 (3.75%) WebDriver
12 26 (3.36%) Visual Studio
13 23 (2.98%) NUnit
14 22 (2.85%) Hudson
15 21 (2.72%) SpecFlow
16 20 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
17 16 (2.07%) Capybara
18 15 (1.94%) Eclipse
19 13 (1.68%) FitNesse
20 12 (1.55%) Mercurial
General
1 88 (11.38%) Finance
2 53 (6.86%) Publishing
3 36 (4.66%) Banking
4 29 (3.75%) Back Office
5 24 (3.10%) Marketing
5 24 (3.10%) Games
6 22 (2.85%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.55%) Front Office
8 12 (1.55%) Electronics
8 12 (1.55%) Retail
9 8 (1.03%) Law
10 6 (0.78%) Legal
10 6 (0.78%) Advertising
11 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.52%) German Language
12 3 (0.39%) French Language
13 2 (0.26%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 345 (44.63%) Developer
2 98 (12.68%) Java Developer
3 81 (10.48%) ScrumMaster
4 66 (8.54%) Analyst
5 56 (7.24%) .NET Developer
6 53 (6.86%) Project Manager
7 44 (5.69%) Business Analyst
8 43 (5.56%) Architect
9 42 (5.43%) Agile Coach
10 41 (5.30%) Tester
11 37 (4.79%) C# Developer
12 35 (4.53%) JavaScript Developer
13 34 (4.40%) Agile Business Analyst
14 30 (3.88%) Senior Developer
15 29 (3.75%) Technical Architect
16 24 (3.10%) Lead Developer
16 24 (3.10%) Agile Project Manager
17 22 (2.85%) C# .NET Developer
18 21 (2.72%) DevOps Engineer
18 21 (2.72%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (26.78%) HTML
2 174 (22.51%) CSS
3 156 (20.18%) Web Services
4 135 (17.46%) .NET
5 127 (16.43%) HTML5
6 101 (13.07%) jQuery
7 98 (12.68%) REST
8 95 (12.29%) XML
9 93 (12.03%) Spring
10 88 (11.38%) JSON
11 87 (11.25%) CSS3
12 67 (8.67%) ASP.NET
13 64 (8.28%) AngularJS
14 61 (7.89%) Ajax
15 60 (7.76%) RESTful
16 55 (7.12%) SOAP
17 49 (6.34%) Backbone.js
18 43 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
19 41 (5.30%) Hibernate
20 39 (5.05%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 90 (11.64%) Open Source
2 53 (6.86%) Mobile App
3 44 (5.69%) Computer Science
4 21 (2.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (2.20%) Visualisation
6 13 (1.68%) DTV
6 13 (1.68%) Online Games
7 12 (1.55%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.42%) iPhone
9 10 (1.29%) iPad
10 9 (1.16%) Fixed Income
10 9 (1.16%) N-Tier
11 8 (1.03%) GIS
11 8 (1.03%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.03%) Digital Media
12 7 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
12 7 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.91%) Blog
12 7 (0.91%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 83 (10.74%) Linux
2 55 (7.12%) UNIX
3 42 (5.43%) Apple iOS
4 28 (3.62%) Android
5 26 (3.36%) Windows
6 22 (2.85%) CentOS
7 15 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.68%) Solaris
9 10 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.29%) Ubuntu
10 8 (1.03%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.91%) AIX
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.13%) BlackBerry OS
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.13%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 672 (86.93%) Scrum
2 419 (54.20%) Agile Software Development
3 404 (52.26%) TDD
4 244 (31.57%) BDD
5 199 (25.74%) Continuous Integration
6 128 (16.56%) MVC
7 100 (12.94%) OO
8 90 (11.64%) E-Commerce
9 79 (10.22%) User Stories
10 72 (9.31%) Pair Programming
11 71 (9.18%) Continuous Improvement
12 70 (9.06%) Test Automation
13 62 (8.02%) Project Management
14 56 (7.24%) Software Engineering
14 56 (7.24%) Extreme Programming
15 55 (7.12%) SOA
15 55 (7.12%) DevOps
16 52 (6.73%) Automated Testing
17 42 (5.43%) OOP
18 41 (5.30%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 271 (35.06%) Java
2 197 (25.49%) JavaScript
3 149 (19.28%) C#
4 115 (14.88%) Ruby
5 83 (10.74%) Python
6 70 (9.06%) Scala
7 66 (8.54%) SQL
8 38 (4.92%) Groovy
9 35 (4.53%) PHP
10 33 (4.27%) Perl
11 27 (3.49%) Objective-C
12 23 (2.98%) C++
13 15 (1.94%) XAML
13 15 (1.94%) Bash Shell
14 14 (1.81%) C
15 13 (1.68%) VB
15 13 (1.68%) Clojure
16 12 (1.55%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.16%) Shell Script
18 8 (1.03%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 54 (6.99%) Degree
2 24 (3.10%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.59%) ISEB
4 16 (2.07%) ISTQB
5 14 (1.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (1.29%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.65%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.39%) MCSE
8 3 (0.39%) CCNP
8 3 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.39%) PMP
8 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.39%) APMP
9 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.73%) QA
2 9 (1.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (1.68%) vCloud
2 8 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.91%) Xen
4 6 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.78%) 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 54 (6.99%) Puppet
2 31 (4.01%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (3.75%) Nagios
4 10 (1.29%) ZABBIX
4 10 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (1.16%) Vagrant
6 8 (1.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 8 (1.03%) Cobbler
6 8 (1.03%) Zenoss
6 8 (1.03%) Kibana
6 8 (1.03%) Graylog2
6 8 (1.03%) Opsview
7 6 (0.78%) Capistrano
7 6 (0.78%) Ansible
8 5 (0.65%) Control-M
9 3 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.39%) SCCM
9 3 (0.39%) SCOM
9 3 (0.39%) Salt
10 1 (0.13%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 49 (6.34%) Microsoft
2 40 (5.17%) Oracle
3 26 (3.36%) Google
4 21 (2.72%) Splunk
5 18 (2.33%) SAP
6 16 (2.07%) Apple
7 15 (1.94%) VMware
8 13 (1.68%) HP
8 13 (1.68%) New Relic
9 12 (1.55%) Venda
10 11 (1.42%) hybris
10 11 (1.42%) Rackspace
11 8 (1.03%) JBoss
11 8 (1.03%) Perforce
12 7 (0.91%) Dell
12 7 (0.91%) Infoblox
13 6 (0.78%) Twitter
13 6 (0.78%) Citrix
13 6 (0.78%) Adobe
13 6 (0.78%) Veritas
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £300 to £375 per day hybris eCommerce platform exposure and certi
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £420 to £480 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 per day - 6 month contract
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: Attractive rates
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Incisive Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Camden, London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 per day | 12 month contract
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day excellent rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 per day - 6 month rolling contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago