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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kanban
North West / Manchester
Rank 76 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Kanban 16 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.19% 1.47% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.73% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 13
Median daily rate £425 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £323 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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
1108 1502 1158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.38% 84.81% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 879 696
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 41 31
Median hourly rate £22.90 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.37% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 - 5 £425 - 3
Stockport - 1 - -
Kanban
North West

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 40 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (78.72%) Scrum
3 29 (61.70%) TDD
4 24 (51.06%) BDD
5 21 (44.68%) Java
6 18 (38.30%) Linux
7 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
7 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
8 14 (29.79%) Git (software)
9 13 (27.66%) Red Hat
9 13 (27.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (27.66%) Node.js
9 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
10 10 (21.28%) DevOps
11 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (19.15%) HTML
12 8 (17.02%) MySQL
12 8 (17.02%) REST
12 8 (17.02%) Puppet
12 8 (17.02%) MongoDB
12 8 (17.02%) NoSQL
13 7 (14.89%) SDLC
13 7 (14.89%) VMware
13 7 (14.89%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
13 7 (14.89%) Atlassian
13 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
14 6 (12.77%) Web Development
14 6 (12.77%) JIRA

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 (8.51%) Confluence
2 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.51%) Slack
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.13%) PaaS
4 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) MongoDB
1 8 (17.02%) MySQL
1 8 (17.02%) NoSQL
2 7 (14.89%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (10.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.51%) Big Data
5 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.26%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Git (software)
2 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.77%) JIRA
4 5 (10.64%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.64%) Jasmine
4 5 (10.64%) JUnit
5 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.13%) Maven
6 1 (2.13%) NUnit
6 1 (2.13%) Selenium
6 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Games
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Agile Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Digital Developer
5 4 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Linux Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Scrum Master
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Agile Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) Node.js
2 9 (19.15%) HTML
3 8 (17.02%) REST
4 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
4 5 (10.64%) CSS
4 5 (10.64%) HTML5
5 4 (8.51%) Spring
5 4 (8.51%) Web Services
6 3 (6.38%) .NET
6 3 (6.38%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.38%) React
6 3 (6.38%) SOAP
7 2 (4.26%) Ajax
7 2 (4.26%) DOM
7 2 (4.26%) Express
7 2 (4.26%) J2EE
7 2 (4.26%) SAX
7 2 (4.26%) XML
7 2 (4.26%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
1 3 (6.38%) User Experience
2 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Linux
2 13 (27.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Android
3 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.13%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (78.72%) Scrum
3 29 (61.70%) TDD
4 24 (51.06%) BDD
5 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
6 10 (21.28%) DevOps
7 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (14.89%) SDLC
8 6 (12.77%) Web Development
9 5 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.64%) Open Source
9 5 (10.64%) Project Management
10 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.51%) SOLID
11 3 (6.38%) Concurrent Programming
11 3 (6.38%) Continuous Deployment
11 3 (6.38%) ITIL
11 3 (6.38%) Microservices
11 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) Java
2 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.77%) SQL
4 4 (8.51%) Scala
5 3 (6.38%) Ruby
6 2 (4.26%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) C++
6 2 (4.26%) Groovy
6 2 (4.26%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.26%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) Kibana
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Red Hat
2 7 (14.89%) Atlassian
2 7 (14.89%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle
5 1 (2.13%) Sybase