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 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 60 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -7
Contract jobs citing Kanban 42 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.69% 1.04% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 1.22% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 8
Average daily rate £380 £420 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £388 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £498 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £409 £384
% change year-on-year
+7.64% +6.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 - £180.00
Kanban
West Yorkshire

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
1330 1151 966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.31% 85.90% 82.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 788 656
Average daily rate £425 £365 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £263 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 14
Average hourly rate £12.10 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.60 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.07 £35.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 2016.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 62 (98.41%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (92.06%) Scrum
3 33 (52.38%) Java
4 25 (39.68%) TDD
4 25 (39.68%) BDD
5 21 (33.33%) Spring
5 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 18 (28.57%) HTML
7 17 (26.98%) CSS
8 14 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (20.63%) Hibernate
10 12 (19.05%) DevOps
11 11 (17.46%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (15.87%) NoSQL
12 10 (15.87%) SDLC
13 9 (14.29%) HTML5
13 9 (14.29%) Software Testing
13 9 (14.29%) Selenium
13 9 (14.29%) Scala
13 9 (14.29%) Regression Testing
13 9 (14.29%) J2EE
14 8 (12.70%) Project Management
14 8 (12.70%) Feature Driven Development
14 8 (12.70%) CSS3
15 7 (11.11%) Cucumber
15 7 (11.11%) MongoDB
15 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
15 7 (11.11%) CRM
15 7 (11.11%) JSP
16 6 (9.52%) Test Automation

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (3.17%) Moodle
2 1 (1.59%) Confluence
2 1 (1.59%) Jetty
2 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Network Security
2 1 (1.59%) Extranet
2 1 (1.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) NoSQL
2 7 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Selenium
2 7 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 4 (6.35%) JIRA
4 2 (3.17%) Appium
4 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.17%) Zephyr
5 1 (1.59%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.59%) eggPlant
5 1 (1.59%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.59%) jMock
5 1 (1.59%) JUnit
5 1 (1.59%) Maven
5 1 (1.59%) Mockito
5 1 (1.59%) Subversion
5 1 (1.59%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (4.76%) Retail
2 2 (3.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Games
2 2 (3.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Developer
2 16 (25.40%) Java Developer
3 14 (22.22%) Scrum Master
4 12 (19.05%) Agile Developer
4 12 (19.05%) Agile Scrum Master
5 11 (17.46%) Agile Java Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Java Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 7 (11.11%) Senior Java Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (7.94%) Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Tester
8 4 (6.35%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Security Specialist
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Head of IT
10 2 (3.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) Spring
2 18 (28.57%) HTML
3 17 (26.98%) CSS
4 13 (20.63%) Hibernate
5 9 (14.29%) HTML5
5 9 (14.29%) J2EE
6 8 (12.70%) CSS3
7 7 (11.11%) JSP
8 4 (6.35%) REST
8 4 (6.35%) Web Services
9 3 (4.76%) SOAP
10 2 (3.17%) RESTful
11 1 (1.59%) Django
11 1 (1.59%) JAX-RS
11 1 (1.59%) jQuery
11 1 (1.59%) JSON
11 1 (1.59%) LESS
11 1 (1.59%) PowerMock
11 1 (1.59%) Sass
11 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.17%) e-Learning
2 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.17%) Social Media
2 2 (3.17%) User Experience
3 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Android
2 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (98.41%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (92.06%) Scrum
3 25 (39.68%) BDD
3 25 (39.68%) TDD
4 14 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (19.05%) DevOps
6 11 (17.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (15.87%) SDLC
8 9 (14.29%) Regression Testing
8 9 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 8 (12.70%) Feature Driven Development
9 8 (12.70%) Project Management
10 7 (11.11%) CRM
10 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 6 (9.52%) Coaching
11 6 (9.52%) Software Delivery
11 6 (9.52%) Test Automation
11 6 (9.52%) User Stories
12 5 (7.94%) Open Source
12 5 (7.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (52.38%) Java
2 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.29%) Scala
4 5 (7.94%) PHP
5 4 (6.35%) Ruby
5 4 (6.35%) SQL
6 3 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (1.59%) C#
7 1 (1.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) CISA
1 4 (6.35%) CISM
1 4 (6.35%) CISSP
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
1 4 (6.35%) ISACA
2 3 (4.76%) CEH
3 2 (3.17%) ISEB
3 2 (3.17%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle
2 2 (3.17%) HP
3 1 (1.59%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day +
Posted: 4 days ago