The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 47 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Contract jobs citing Kanban 4 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.94% 0.19% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.26% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Average daily rate £450 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £413 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 - £180.00
Kanban
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
337 392 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 79.29% 75.97% 78.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 210 338
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £525 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 34 34
Average hourly rate £16.50 £40.60 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.35% +8.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kanban across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Kanban across the Essex region.

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 20 (95.24%) Scrum
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (95.24%) TDD
2 19 (90.48%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (76.19%) SOA
3 16 (76.19%) Middleware
4 13 (61.90%) User Stories
5 12 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
5 12 (57.14%) Puppet
5 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
5 12 (57.14%) Subversion
5 12 (57.14%) Java
6 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 9 (42.86%) Mentoring
6 9 (42.86%) API Design
7 8 (38.10%) REST
8 7 (33.33%) Unix
8 7 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (33.33%) HTTP
8 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 7 (33.33%) SSL
8 7 (33.33%) Mac OS X
9 6 (28.57%) CSS
9 6 (28.57%) HTML
9 6 (28.57%) CSS3
9 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (28.57%) HTML5
9 6 (28.57%) WSO2
9 6 (28.57%) Ajax

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 3 (14.29%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) HTTP
1 7 (33.33%) SSL
1 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) Neo4j
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 12 (57.14%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Coach
4 3 (14.29%) Java Programmer
4 3 (14.29%) Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) Middleware
2 8 (38.10%) REST
3 6 (28.57%) Ajax
3 6 (28.57%) CSS
3 6 (28.57%) CSS3
3 6 (28.57%) HTML
3 6 (28.57%) HTML5
3 6 (28.57%) JSON
4 4 (19.05%) Django
4 4 (19.05%) Play Framework
4 4 (19.05%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (9.52%) JAX-RS
6 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
1 7 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 7 (33.33%) Unix
2 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (95.24%) Scrum
1 20 (95.24%) TDD
2 19 (90.48%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (76.19%) SOA
4 13 (61.90%) User Stories
5 9 (42.86%) API Design
5 9 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 5 (23.81%) Coaching
6 5 (23.81%) DevOps
6 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (23.81%) Web Design
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (19.05%) Critical Success Factor
7 4 (19.05%) Open Source
7 4 (19.05%) Pair Programming
8 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (14.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) Ruby
2 5 (23.81%) Scala
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (57.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) WSO2