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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 242 294 416
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +122
Contract jobs citing Kanban 418 315 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.65% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.88% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 256 131
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £319 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £573 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.14%
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
38820 35961 39230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.48% 74.48% 72.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 24656 22601 23180
Average daily rate £413 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1106 1012 1434
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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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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 +39 285 £450 +2.85% 69
South East +42 80 £400 - 26
East Midlands +16 18 £425 +13.33% 3
South West -21 8 £350 -5.40% 15
North West -6 7 £423 +30.00% 15
Yorkshire -15 7 £328 +9.16% 9
West Midlands -15 6 £625 - 4
East of England -33 6 £281 -33.82% 12
North East -30 1 £500 +33.33% 6
Midlands - - - -
Kanban
UK

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 775 (95.21%) Agile Software Development
2 701 (86.12%) Scrum
3 410 (50.37%) TDD
4 292 (35.87%) Java
5 255 (31.33%) BDD
6 218 (26.78%) Continuous Integration
7 190 (23.34%) HTML
8 183 (22.48%) JavaScript
9 168 (20.64%) Web Services
10 156 (19.16%) CSS
11 127 (15.60%) Git (software)
12 126 (15.48%) MVC
13 120 (14.74%) .NET
14 119 (14.62%) Ruby
15 116 (14.25%) HTML5
16 111 (13.64%) C#
16 111 (13.64%) OO
17 108 (13.27%) Finance
18 107 (13.14%) Spring
19 100 (12.29%) User Stories
20 97 (11.92%) E-Commerce
21 96 (11.79%) Subversion
21 96 (11.79%) Open Source
22 94 (11.55%) Python
22 94 (11.55%) XML
23 93 (11.43%) Cucumber
24 87 (10.69%) jQuery
24 87 (10.69%) JIRA
25 86 (10.57%) CSS3
26 84 (10.32%) NoSQL

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 52 (6.39%) Tomcat
2 51 (6.27%) Apache
3 48 (5.90%) Node.js
4 44 (5.41%) CMS
5 30 (3.69%) Confluence
6 23 (2.83%) Drupal
7 19 (2.33%) OpenStack
8 17 (2.09%) SharePoint
9 14 (1.72%) Apache Solr
10 9 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (1.11%) WebLogic
11 8 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (0.98%) NServiceBus
12 7 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (0.86%) JCAPS
12 7 (0.86%) MS Exchange
13 6 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (0.61%) Jetty
14 5 (0.61%) Office Communications Server
15 3 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (1.47%) Photoshop
2 11 (1.35%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (0.98%) MS Office
3 8 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.49%) Final Cut Pro
5 2 (0.25%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.25%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.25%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.25%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.12%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.12%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.12%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.12%) Endur
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.12%) Summit
3 1 (0.12%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.12%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.97%) Amazon S3
4 12 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.11%) SaaS
5 9 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.86%) Google Apps
6 7 (0.86%) GitHub
6 7 (0.86%) ElastiCache
6 7 (0.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (0.49%) PaaS
7 4 (0.49%) Heroku
8 3 (0.37%) Joyent
9 2 (0.25%) Office 365
9 2 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.41%) HTTP
2 33 (4.05%) Internet
3 18 (2.21%) LDAP
4 11 (1.35%) DNS
4 11 (1.35%) SSL
5 8 (0.98%) HTTPS
6 5 (0.61%) Intranet
6 5 (0.61%) Firewall
7 4 (0.49%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (0.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (0.49%) NetScreen
7 4 (0.49%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.37%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (0.37%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.25%) DAB
9 2 (0.25%) Extranet
10 1 (0.12%) MPLS
10 1 (0.12%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (10.32%) NoSQL
2 77 (9.46%) MongoDB
3 76 (9.34%) MySQL
4 68 (8.35%) SQL Server
5 57 (7.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 30 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (2.95%) Big Data
8 19 (2.33%) Relational Database
9 18 (2.21%) Redis
10 15 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (1.72%) QlikView
12 11 (1.35%) Hadoop
13 8 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (0.86%) CouchDB
14 7 (0.86%) RavenDB
14 7 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.86%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 127 (15.60%) Git (software)
2 96 (11.79%) Subversion
3 93 (11.43%) Cucumber
4 87 (10.69%) JIRA
5 82 (10.07%) Selenium
6 73 (8.97%) Jenkins
7 64 (7.86%) Maven
8 60 (7.37%) JUnit
9 33 (4.05%) WebDriver
10 32 (3.93%) TeamCity
11 25 (3.07%) Visual Studio
12 24 (2.95%) NUnit
12 24 (2.95%) Hudson
13 21 (2.58%) JBehave
14 19 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (2.09%) SpecFlow
16 15 (1.84%) QuickTest Pro
17 14 (1.72%) Jasmine
18 13 (1.60%) RSpec
19 12 (1.47%) Capybara
General
1 108 (13.27%) Finance
2 61 (7.49%) Publishing
3 50 (6.14%) Banking
4 30 (3.69%) Investment Banking
5 29 (3.56%) Games
6 27 (3.32%) Marketing
7 16 (1.97%) Back Office
8 15 (1.84%) Front Office
9 14 (1.72%) Telecoms
10 13 (1.60%) Manufacturing
11 12 (1.47%) Retail
11 12 (1.47%) Electronics
12 10 (1.23%) Law
13 7 (0.86%) Legal
13 7 (0.86%) German Language
14 6 (0.74%) French Language
15 5 (0.61%) Advertising
16 4 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 342 (42.01%) Developer
2 100 (12.29%) Java Developer
3 89 (10.93%) ScrumMaster
4 83 (10.20%) Analyst
5 55 (6.76%) Business Analyst
6 50 (6.14%) Agile Coach
7 48 (5.90%) Project Manager
8 44 (5.41%) Agile Business Analyst
9 42 (5.16%) .NET Developer
10 40 (4.91%) Senior Developer
11 35 (4.30%) Architect
11 35 (4.30%) JavaScript Developer
11 35 (4.30%) DevOps Engineer
12 33 (4.05%) Tester
13 27 (3.32%) Lead Developer
13 27 (3.32%) C# Developer
14 26 (3.19%) Technical Architect
14 26 (3.19%) iOS Developer
15 25 (3.07%) Senior Java Developer
16 23 (2.83%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (23.34%) HTML
2 168 (20.64%) Web Services
3 156 (19.16%) CSS
4 120 (14.74%) .NET
5 116 (14.25%) HTML5
6 107 (13.14%) Spring
7 94 (11.55%) XML
8 87 (10.69%) jQuery
9 86 (10.57%) CSS3
10 83 (10.20%) REST
11 79 (9.71%) JSON
12 73 (8.97%) RESTful
13 59 (7.25%) Ajax
13 59 (7.25%) AngularJS
14 57 (7.00%) SOAP
15 53 (6.51%) Backbone.js
16 51 (6.27%) ASP.NET
17 48 (5.90%) Spring MVC
18 46 (5.65%) Hibernate
19 38 (4.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 96 (11.79%) Open Source
2 61 (7.49%) Computer Science
3 56 (6.88%) Mobile App
4 51 (6.27%) User Experience
5 26 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (3.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 22 (2.70%) iPhone
8 21 (2.58%) iPad
9 20 (2.46%) Visualisation
10 17 (2.09%) Client/Server
11 14 (1.72%) Online Games
12 12 (1.47%) DTV
13 11 (1.35%) N-Tier
13 11 (1.35%) Fixed Income
14 9 (1.11%) Management Information System
15 8 (0.98%) GIS
15 8 (0.98%) Digital Media
15 8 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (0.86%) Blackberry
17 5 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 81 (9.95%) Linux
2 56 (6.88%) UNIX
3 49 (6.02%) Apple iOS
4 30 (3.69%) CentOS
5 21 (2.58%) Android
6 19 (2.33%) Windows
7 17 (2.09%) Ubuntu
8 12 (1.47%) Solaris
8 12 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.86%) AIX
9 7 (0.86%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.12%) zOS
12 1 (0.12%) BlackBerry OS
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.12%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 775 (95.21%) Agile Software Development
2 701 (86.12%) Scrum
3 410 (50.37%) TDD
4 255 (31.33%) BDD
5 218 (26.78%) Continuous Integration
6 126 (15.48%) MVC
7 111 (13.64%) OO
8 100 (12.29%) User Stories
9 97 (11.92%) E-Commerce
10 78 (9.58%) DevOps
11 77 (9.46%) Mentoring
12 70 (8.60%) Pair Programming
13 58 (7.13%) Project Management
13 58 (7.13%) Coaching
14 57 (7.00%) Software Engineering
14 57 (7.00%) Test Automation
15 56 (6.88%) Continuous Improvement
16 55 (6.76%) Extreme Programming
17 53 (6.51%) SOA
18 44 (5.41%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 292 (35.87%) Java
2 183 (22.48%) JavaScript
3 119 (14.62%) Ruby
4 111 (13.64%) C#
5 94 (11.55%) Python
6 82 (10.07%) Scala
7 66 (8.11%) SQL
8 37 (4.55%) Perl
8 37 (4.55%) Objective-C
9 36 (4.42%) PHP
10 30 (3.69%) Groovy
11 20 (2.46%) C++
12 15 (1.84%) C
13 14 (1.72%) XAML
14 13 (1.60%) PL/SQL
15 11 (1.35%) VB
16 10 (1.23%) Bash Shell
16 10 (1.23%) Clojure
17 9 (1.11%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 64 (7.86%) Degree
2 20 (2.46%) ISEB
3 18 (2.21%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.84%) ISTQB
5 10 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (0.98%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.49%) CCNP
7 4 (0.49%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.37%) MCSE
8 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.37%) APMP
9 2 (0.25%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (8.23%) QA
2 13 (1.60%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (2.70%) vCloud
2 9 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.86%) Xen
3 7 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.86%) Varnish
4 4 (0.49%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.49%) NFS
5 3 (0.37%) XenServer
5 3 (0.37%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.25%) vSphere
6 2 (0.25%) Docker
6 2 (0.25%) HDFS
7 1 (0.12%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 66 (8.11%) Puppet
2 46 (5.65%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (4.30%) Nagios
4 18 (2.21%) ZABBIX
5 14 (1.72%) Zenoss
6 13 (1.60%) Kibana
6 13 (1.60%) Graylog2
7 11 (1.35%) Ansible
8 9 (1.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 9 (1.11%) Cobbler
9 8 (0.98%) Opsview
10 7 (0.86%) Vagrant
11 6 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.74%) Capistrano
12 5 (0.61%) Control-M
13 4 (0.49%) YUM
13 4 (0.49%) Salt
14 3 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 3 (0.37%) SCCM
14 3 (0.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (6.39%) Oracle
2 47 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 26 (3.19%) Apple
3 26 (3.19%) Splunk
4 17 (2.09%) Perforce
4 17 (2.09%) SAP
5 16 (1.97%) hybris
5 16 (1.97%) New Relic
6 15 (1.84%) VMware
7 12 (1.47%) Google
7 12 (1.47%) Rackspace
8 9 (1.11%) JBoss
8 9 (1.11%) HP
9 7 (0.86%) Dell
9 7 (0.86%) Adobe
9 7 (0.86%) Citrix
9 7 (0.86%) Infoblox
10 6 (0.74%) Zend
10 6 (0.74%) Veritas
11 5 (0.61%) Informatica
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