The first table below looks at the demand for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Manchester 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 81 69 86
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Contract jobs citing Kanban 1 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.080% 1.17% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 1.58% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -4.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
868 823 913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 69.22% 73.81% 66.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 442 459
Average daily rate £350 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 44
Average hourly rate £17.71 £17.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.18% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £35.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Kanban
North West

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kanban across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -2 1 £450 +38.46% 1
Stockport - - - - 1
Altrincham - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Cheadle - - - - 1
Rochdale - - - - 1
Kanban
North West

Kanban
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) DSDM
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Games
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (12.50%) IPTV
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Coach
4 1 (12.50%) PMO Manager
4 1 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) IPTV
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) DSDM
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C#