The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 67 59 75
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Contract jobs citing Kanban 14 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.29% 2.01% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 2.56% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 5
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£425 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
831 704 857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 76.52% 78.57% 78.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 406 461
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 13
Average hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +233.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £16.60 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) Ruby
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 5 (33.33%) User Stories
5 4 (26.67%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (26.67%) HAProxy
5 4 (26.67%) Route 53
5 4 (26.67%) DevOps
5 4 (26.67%) nginx
5 4 (26.67%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (26.67%) Amazon S3
5 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (26.67%) Puppet
5 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
5 4 (26.67%) Node.js
5 4 (26.67%) Redis
5 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) Python
5 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
5 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (26.67%) PHP
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Apache

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) nginx
1 4 (26.67%) Node.js
2 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon S3
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (26.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) SSL
1 3 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (26.67%) Redis
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) Couchbase
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (20.00%) SimpleDB
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Coach
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (13.33%) POSIX
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.67%) WCF
4 1 (6.67%) WPF
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
2 3 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) UNIX
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 5 (33.33%) User Stories
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (20.00%) CRM
5 3 (20.00%) Network Design
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Web Development
5 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Data Management
6 2 (13.33%) Release Management
6 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (26.67%) Python
3 4 (26.67%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) C++
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
1 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (26.67%) HAProxy
2 3 (20.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Percona