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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 74 70 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing Kanban 24 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.63% 1.07% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 1.24% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 9
Average daily rate £500 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £316 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £505 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1236 965 779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.74% 86.39% 81.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 699 471
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £35.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 49 (96.08%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (88.24%) Scrum
3 21 (41.18%) Java
4 16 (31.37%) TDD
5 14 (27.45%) BDD
6 12 (23.53%) Spring
6 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
7 11 (21.57%) Feature Driven Development
8 10 (19.61%) CSS
8 10 (19.61%) HTML
9 9 (17.65%) Selenium
10 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
10 8 (15.69%) SQL
11 7 (13.73%) Hibernate
11 7 (13.73%) QA
11 7 (13.73%) MongoDB
11 7 (13.73%) Cucumber
11 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (11.76%) User Stories
12 6 (11.76%) User Experience
12 6 (11.76%) Scala
12 6 (11.76%) Android
13 5 (9.80%) JIRA
13 5 (9.80%) Finance
13 5 (9.80%) J2EE
13 5 (9.80%) JSP
13 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
13 5 (9.80%) Windows
13 5 (9.80%) Project Management

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 (3.92%) GlassFish
1 2 (3.92%) JBoss
1 2 (3.92%) Moodle
1 2 (3.92%) Node.js
1 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Extranet
1 1 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Selenium
2 7 (13.73%) Cucumber
3 5 (9.80%) JIRA
4 4 (7.84%) WATIR
5 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.92%) Maven
5 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.92%) Zephyr
6 1 (1.96%) Appium
6 1 (1.96%) eggPlant
6 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.96%) TestDirector
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Games
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Developer
2 10 (19.61%) Java Developer
2 10 (19.61%) Scrum Master
3 9 (17.65%) Agile Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Agile Java Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Agile Scrum Master
5 7 (13.73%) Tester
6 5 (9.80%) Designer
6 5 (9.80%) Digital Designer
6 5 (9.80%) Digital UX Designer
6 5 (9.80%) QA Tester
6 5 (9.80%) UI Designer
6 5 (9.80%) UI/UX Designer
6 5 (9.80%) UX Designer
7 4 (7.84%) Automation Tester
7 4 (7.84%) Manual Tester
7 4 (7.84%) QA Automation Tester
7 4 (7.84%) QA Manual Tester
8 3 (5.88%) Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) Spring
2 10 (19.61%) CSS
2 10 (19.61%) HTML
3 7 (13.73%) Hibernate
4 5 (9.80%) J2EE
4 5 (9.80%) JSP
5 4 (7.84%) CSS3
5 4 (7.84%) HTML5
5 4 (7.84%) REST
6 3 (5.88%) Play Framework
6 3 (5.88%) Web Services
7 2 (3.92%) Java EE
7 2 (3.92%) RESTful
7 2 (3.92%) Spring MVC
8 1 (1.96%) .NET
8 1 (1.96%) Ajax
8 1 (1.96%) Akka
8 1 (1.96%) Django
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) User Experience
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.92%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Android
2 5 (9.80%) Apple iOS
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (96.08%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (88.24%) Scrum
3 16 (31.37%) TDD
4 14 (27.45%) BDD
5 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (21.57%) Feature Driven Development
7 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
8 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (11.76%) User Stories
10 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.80%) Project Management
10 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (7.84%) Concurrent Programming
11 4 (7.84%) DevOps
11 4 (7.84%) Manual Testing
11 4 (7.84%) Regression Testing
11 4 (7.84%) SDLC
11 4 (7.84%) Software Testing
11 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) Java
2 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.69%) SQL
4 6 (11.76%) Scala
5 3 (5.88%) Python
5 3 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) Perl
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) IBM
3 2 (3.92%) HP
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
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