The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kanban
North West / Manchester
Rank 80 82 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Contract jobs citing Kanban 12 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.86% 1.28% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.55% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 21
Median daily rate £423 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.97% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £364 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £28.13

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1158 1617 1057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.89% 82.50% 76.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 725 946 651
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 37 32
Median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Kanban as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Kanban
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Kanban Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -4 6 £425 +9.67%
Stockport - 2 - -
Kanban
North West

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Kanban also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 53 (86.89%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (77.05%) Scrum
3 38 (62.30%) TDD
4 32 (52.46%) Java
4 32 (52.46%) BDD
5 23 (37.70%) Linux
6 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
6 17 (27.87%) Jenkins
7 15 (24.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
7 15 (24.59%) Red Hat
7 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
8 14 (22.95%) Node.js
9 13 (21.31%) DevOps
10 11 (18.03%) Web Development
11 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (16.39%) Puppet
11 10 (16.39%) MongoDB
12 9 (14.75%) NoSQL
12 9 (14.75%) Atlassian
12 9 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (14.75%) MySQL
12 9 (14.75%) VMware
13 8 (13.11%) HTML
13 8 (13.11%) OO
13 8 (13.11%) REST
13 8 (13.11%) SDLC
14 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
14 7 (11.48%) Scala
14 7 (11.48%) SQL

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.56%) Confluence
2 2 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) nginx
3 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.56%) Slack
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) MongoDB
2 9 (14.75%) MySQL
2 9 (14.75%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.84%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.28%) Big Data
5 2 (3.28%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
1 17 (27.87%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.84%) JIRA
3 5 (8.20%) Cucumber
3 5 (8.20%) Jasmine
3 5 (8.20%) JUnit
4 3 (4.92%) Maven
5 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.64%) Ant
6 1 (1.64%) Gradle
6 1 (1.64%) Selenium
6 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (9.84%) Games
1 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.20%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (55.74%) Developer
2 22 (36.07%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Agile Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 9 (14.75%) Senior Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Senior Agile Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Digital Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Linux Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Web Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Web Project Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) Node.js
2 8 (13.11%) HTML
2 8 (13.11%) REST
3 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
4 5 (8.20%) Web Services
5 4 (6.56%) CSS
5 4 (6.56%) HTML5
5 4 (6.56%) Spring
6 3 (4.92%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.92%) React
6 3 (4.92%) SOAP
6 3 (4.92%) XML
7 2 (3.28%) .NET
7 2 (3.28%) Ajax
7 2 (3.28%) DOM
7 2 (3.28%) RESTful
7 2 (3.28%) SAX
7 2 (3.28%) Velocity
7 2 (3.28%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Algorithms
1 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
1 3 (4.92%) User Experience
2 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.70%) Linux
2 15 (24.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.20%) Android
3 5 (8.20%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (86.89%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (77.05%) Scrum
3 38 (62.30%) TDD
4 32 (52.46%) BDD
5 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
6 13 (21.31%) DevOps
7 11 (18.03%) Web Development
8 9 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (13.11%) OO
9 8 (13.11%) SDLC
10 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
10 6 (9.84%) Microservices
10 6 (9.84%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (9.84%) UML
11 5 (8.20%) Concurrent Programming
11 5 (8.20%) Open Source
11 5 (8.20%) Pair Programming
11 5 (8.20%) SOLID
12 4 (6.56%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (6.56%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 32 (52.46%) Java
2 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.48%) Scala
3 7 (11.48%) SQL
4 4 (6.56%) Ruby
5 3 (4.92%) C#
5 3 (4.92%) C++
5 3 (4.92%) Python
6 2 (3.28%) Groovy
7 1 (1.64%) Lua
7 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Red Hat
2 9 (14.75%) Atlassian
2 9 (14.75%) VMware
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.28%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle