The first table below looks at the demand for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 190 271 338
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +67
Contract jobs citing Kanban 269 120 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.11% 0.56% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.73% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 104 55
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £584 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18535 16423 20573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.61% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13086 11421 13439
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 222 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Kanban
England

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in London

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in London

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in London

Kanban
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Kanban across the London region.

Kanban Hourly Rate Trend in London

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +28 58 £475 - 12
Clapham - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Kanban
England

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 430 (90.53%) Scrum
2 274 (57.68%) Agile Software Development
3 262 (55.16%) TDD
4 193 (40.63%) Java
5 185 (38.95%) BDD
6 180 (37.89%) Continuous Integration
7 158 (33.26%) HTML
8 141 (29.68%) JavaScript
9 135 (28.42%) CSS
10 116 (24.42%) Git (software)
11 103 (21.68%) C#
12 91 (19.16%) HTML5
13 89 (18.74%) jQuery
14 85 (17.89%) Web Services
14 85 (17.89%) E-Commerce
15 78 (16.42%) Subversion
16 77 (16.21%) Ruby
16 77 (16.21%) MVC
17 73 (15.37%) Spring
18 72 (15.16%) XML
19 70 (14.74%) JSON
20 64 (13.47%) SQL Server
21 63 (13.26%) .NET
21 63 (13.26%) MongoDB
22 61 (12.84%) OO
23 60 (12.63%) REST
24 58 (12.21%) Pair Programming
25 57 (12.00%) Finance
25 57 (12.00%) Cucumber
26 55 (11.58%) Test Automation

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 50 (10.53%) CMS
2 35 (7.37%) Umbraco
3 24 (5.05%) Node.js
4 22 (4.63%) Drupal
5 20 (4.21%) Tomcat
6 14 (2.95%) Confluence
7 13 (2.74%) Apache Solr
8 10 (2.11%) SharePoint
9 8 (1.68%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.47%) Apache
11 6 (1.26%) NServiceBus
12 5 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (1.05%) nginx
13 4 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
13 4 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.84%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
14 3 (0.63%) Alfresco
14 3 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.32%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.84%) MS Office
6 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.21%) MS Project
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (6.11%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.21%) Endur
2 1 (0.21%) ZaiNet
2 1 (0.21%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.79%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (2.11%) Joyent
3 9 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.47%) SaaS
5 4 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.84%) GitHub
6 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.21%) IaaS
7 1 (0.21%) PaaS
7 1 (0.21%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.74%) HTTP
2 7 (1.47%) Internet
2 7 (1.47%) SSL
3 6 (1.26%) DNS
3 6 (1.26%) LDAP
4 4 (0.84%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.42%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (13.47%) SQL Server
2 63 (13.26%) MongoDB
3 47 (9.89%) NoSQL
4 42 (8.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 41 (8.63%) MySQL
6 17 (3.58%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (2.32%) RavenDB
8 11 (2.32%) Big Data
9 7 (1.47%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.84%) Neo4j
11 4 (0.84%) Redis
12 3 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.42%) SQLite
13 2 (0.42%) QlikView
13 2 (0.42%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.42%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 116 (24.42%) Git (software)
2 78 (16.42%) Subversion
3 57 (12.00%) Cucumber
4 53 (11.16%) JUnit
5 52 (10.95%) JIRA
6 39 (8.21%) TeamCity
7 35 (7.37%) Mercurial
8 34 (7.16%) Hudson
9 30 (6.32%) JBehave
10 24 (5.05%) Selenium
11 23 (4.84%) SpecFlow
12 21 (4.42%) Jenkins
13 20 (4.21%) Maven
14 15 (3.16%) Eclipse
14 15 (3.16%) Capybara
15 13 (2.74%) NUnit
16 12 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (2.53%) FitNesse
16 12 (2.53%) PHPUnit
16 12 (2.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (12.00%) Finance
2 32 (6.74%) Publishing
3 30 (6.32%) Banking
4 22 (4.63%) Games
5 18 (3.79%) Investment Banking
6 15 (3.16%) Back Office
7 14 (2.95%) Retail
8 5 (1.05%) Law
9 4 (0.84%) Marketing
9 4 (0.84%) Advertising
9 4 (0.84%) Front Office
10 2 (0.42%) Billing
10 2 (0.42%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.21%) Legal
11 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.21%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 234 (49.26%) Developer
2 60 (12.63%) Java Developer
3 48 (10.11%) ScrumMaster
4 36 (7.58%) Analyst
5 30 (6.32%) Front-End Developer
5 30 (6.32%) .NET Developer
5 30 (6.32%) Business Analyst
6 28 (5.89%) Senior Developer
7 27 (5.68%) Tester
8 24 (5.05%) Agile Coach
9 22 (4.63%) Project Manager
10 18 (3.79%) Agile Business Analyst
10 18 (3.79%) C# Developer
11 17 (3.58%) JavaScript Developer
11 17 (3.58%) Architect
12 15 (3.16%) Web Developer
13 14 (2.95%) Scala Developer
14 13 (2.74%) Senior Java Developer
15 11 (2.32%) iOS Developer
15 11 (2.32%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (33.26%) HTML
2 135 (28.42%) CSS
3 91 (19.16%) HTML5
4 89 (18.74%) jQuery
5 85 (17.89%) Web Services
6 73 (15.37%) Spring
7 72 (15.16%) XML
8 70 (14.74%) JSON
9 63 (13.26%) .NET
10 60 (12.63%) REST
11 54 (11.37%) CSS3
12 44 (9.26%) AngularJS
13 40 (8.42%) SOAP
14 39 (8.21%) RESTful
15 38 (8.00%) Backbone.js
15 38 (8.00%) Ajax
16 36 (7.58%) LESS
17 34 (7.16%) Grails
18 33 (6.95%) Spring MVC
19 31 (6.53%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.53%) Open Source
2 29 (6.11%) Mobile App
3 13 (2.74%) iPad
4 10 (2.11%) Taxonomies
4 10 (2.11%) Digital Media
5 9 (1.89%) Online Games
6 8 (1.68%) Visualisation
6 8 (1.68%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.47%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.26%) Social Media
8 6 (1.26%) IPTV
9 5 (1.05%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.05%) Video on Demand
10 4 (0.84%) New Media
10 4 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.63%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.63%) Smartcard
11 3 (0.63%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 55 (11.58%) Linux
2 43 (9.05%) Windows
3 38 (8.00%) UNIX
4 35 (7.37%) Apple iOS
4 35 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (5.05%) Android
6 6 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.26%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.05%) CentOS
8 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.21%) zOS
9 1 (0.21%) Gentoo
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 430 (90.53%) Scrum
2 274 (57.68%) Agile Software Development
3 262 (55.16%) TDD
4 185 (38.95%) BDD
5 180 (37.89%) Continuous Integration
6 85 (17.89%) E-Commerce
7 77 (16.21%) MVC
8 61 (12.84%) OO
9 58 (12.21%) Pair Programming
10 55 (11.58%) Test Automation
11 54 (11.37%) Continuous Improvement
12 40 (8.42%) Analytics
13 36 (7.58%) Project Management
14 35 (7.37%) Extreme Programming
14 35 (7.37%) SEO
15 34 (7.16%) User Acceptance Testing
15 34 (7.16%) User Stories
16 33 (6.95%) Software Engineering
17 30 (6.32%) Automated Testing
18 24 (5.05%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 193 (40.63%) Java
2 141 (29.68%) JavaScript
3 103 (21.68%) C#
4 77 (16.21%) Ruby
5 52 (10.95%) Python
6 47 (9.89%) Scala
7 35 (7.37%) PHP
8 33 (6.95%) Groovy
9 30 (6.32%) SQL
10 18 (3.79%) Objective-C
11 16 (3.37%) Bash Shell
12 14 (2.95%) C++
13 12 (2.53%) Perl
14 9 (1.89%) C
14 9 (1.89%) Clojure
15 6 (1.26%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.05%) ActionScript
16 5 (1.05%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.05%) ActionScript 3.0
17 4 (0.84%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (2.95%) Degree
2 10 (2.11%) ISEB
3 8 (1.68%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.05%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.63%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.21%) MCSE
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.21%) PMP
7 1 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 11 (2.32%) Varnish
2 6 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.84%) Xen
4 1 (0.21%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (5.68%) Puppet
2 24 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.89%) Nagios
4 4 (0.84%) ZABBIX
4 4 (0.84%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (0.84%) Cobbler
5 3 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.42%) Control-M
6 2 (0.42%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.21%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.21%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 33 (6.95%) Google
2 29 (6.11%) Venda
3 23 (4.84%) Microsoft
4 18 (3.79%) Rackspace
5 14 (2.95%) Oracle
6 10 (2.11%) VMware
7 7 (1.47%) JBoss
8 6 (1.26%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.26%) Splunk
8 6 (1.26%) hybris
9 5 (1.05%) New Relic
10 4 (0.84%) Infoblox
10 4 (0.84%) Veritas
10 4 (0.84%) Apple
10 4 (0.84%) Dell
10 4 (0.84%) SAP
11 3 (0.63%) Murex
11 3 (0.63%) HP
12 2 (0.42%) Zend
12 2 (0.42%) Facebook
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