The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kanban
England / North West
Rank 94 105 116
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Contract jobs citing Kanban 37 54 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.40% 1.41% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.72% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 36 23
Median daily rate £425 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2183 3142 2608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.53% 82.27% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1396 1896 1508
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 145 110
Median hourly rate £42.48 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.57 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Kanban
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Kanban Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Manchester +3 16 £425 -10.52% 22
Cheshire +24 8 £400 -23.80% 2
Merseyside +2 7 £600 - 1
Lancashire +9 4 £388 +14.81%
Kanban
England

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 88 (90.72%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (86.60%) Scrum
3 54 (55.67%) TDD
4 52 (53.61%) Java
5 43 (44.33%) JavaScript
6 38 (39.18%) BDD
7 34 (35.05%) HTML
8 32 (32.99%) Linux
9 27 (27.84%) CSS
10 26 (26.80%) Git (software)
11 25 (25.77%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (24.74%) Spring
13 21 (21.65%) MySQL
13 21 (21.65%) Jenkins
14 20 (20.62%) DevOps
15 19 (19.59%) E-Commerce
15 19 (19.59%) MongoDB
16 18 (18.56%) NoSQL
16 18 (18.56%) RESTful
16 18 (18.56%) HTML5
16 18 (18.56%) SQL
16 18 (18.56%) SDLC
17 17 (17.53%) Red Hat
17 17 (17.53%) jQuery
17 17 (17.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 17 (17.53%) Web Development
18 16 (16.49%) Cucumber
18 16 (16.49%) Node.js
18 16 (16.49%) Software Engineering
19 15 (15.46%) Pair Programming

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (10.31%) CMS
2 6 (6.19%) Confluence
3 5 (5.15%) Apache
4 2 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.31%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.15%) Slack
3 4 (4.12%) PaaS
4 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.03%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.03%) GitHub
5 1 (1.03%) SaaS
5 1 (1.03%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) AMQP
1 3 (3.09%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.06%) HTTP
3 1 (1.03%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.65%) MySQL
2 19 (19.59%) MongoDB
3 18 (18.56%) NoSQL
4 9 (9.28%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (8.25%) Big Data
5 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.15%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.06%) Couchbase
8 2 (2.06%) CouchDB
8 2 (2.06%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.06%) Neo4j
8 2 (2.06%) Riak
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (26.80%) Git (software)
2 21 (21.65%) Jenkins
3 16 (16.49%) Cucumber
4 12 (12.37%) JIRA
5 11 (11.34%) Selenium
6 5 (5.15%) Jasmine
6 5 (5.15%) JUnit
7 3 (3.09%) Subversion
7 3 (3.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (2.06%) NUnit
8 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.03%) Gatling
9 1 (1.03%) Maven
9 1 (1.03%) Moq
9 1 (1.03%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.03%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (11.34%) Finance
2 4 (4.12%) Games
3 3 (3.09%) Legal
4 2 (2.06%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) Back Office
5 1 (1.03%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (53.61%) Developer
2 31 (31.96%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.43%) Analyst
4 12 (12.37%) Business Analyst
5 10 (10.31%) Agile Business Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Digital Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Digital Business Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Digital Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Agile Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Agile Java Developer
7 6 (6.19%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Scrum Master
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.12%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 3 (3.09%) Linux Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Agile Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (35.05%) HTML
2 27 (27.84%) CSS
3 24 (24.74%) Spring
4 18 (18.56%) HTML5
4 18 (18.56%) RESTful
5 17 (17.53%) jQuery
6 16 (16.49%) Node.js
7 15 (15.46%) AngularJS
8 12 (12.37%) JSON
9 11 (11.34%) REST
10 10 (10.31%) CSS3
11 9 (9.28%) Dropwizard
12 8 (8.25%) .NET
12 8 (8.25%) Ajax
12 8 (8.25%) Spring Boot
12 8 (8.25%) Web Services
13 5 (5.15%) SOAP
14 4 (4.12%) DOM
14 4 (4.12%) Hibernate
14 4 (4.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) User Experience
2 4 (4.12%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.09%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.06%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.06%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.06%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.06%) Wiki
5 1 (1.03%) Blog
5 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.99%) Linux
2 17 (17.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.12%) Android
3 4 (4.12%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.03%) Unix
4 1 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (90.72%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (86.60%) Scrum
3 54 (55.67%) TDD
4 38 (39.18%) BDD
5 25 (25.77%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (20.62%) DevOps
7 19 (19.59%) E-Commerce
8 18 (18.56%) SDLC
9 17 (17.53%) Web Development
10 16 (16.49%) Software Engineering
11 15 (15.46%) Configuration Management
11 15 (15.46%) Continuous Delivery
11 15 (15.46%) Open Source
11 15 (15.46%) Pair Programming
12 14 (14.43%) Project Management
13 13 (13.40%) Coaching
13 13 (13.40%) Microservices
14 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (10.31%) Content Management
15 10 (10.31%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (53.61%) Java
2 43 (44.33%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.56%) SQL
4 8 (8.25%) Ruby
5 7 (7.22%) Python
6 6 (6.19%) Scala
7 4 (4.12%) Groovy
7 4 (4.12%) PHP
8 3 (3.09%) C#
8 3 (3.09%) Go
8 3 (3.09%) Perl
9 2 (2.06%) C++
10 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.25%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.09%) ISEB
4 2 (2.06%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.03%) Degree
5 1 (1.03%) MCAD
5 1 (1.03%) MCP
5 1 (1.03%) MCSD
5 1 (1.03%) MCTS
5 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) Puppet
2 3 (3.09%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.03%) Ansible
3 1 (1.03%) Kibana
3 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (17.53%) Red Hat
2 13 (13.40%) Atlassian
2 13 (13.40%) VMware
3 10 (10.31%) Oracle
4 9 (9.28%) ATG
4 9 (9.28%) hybris
5 6 (6.19%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.09%) Zend
7 2 (2.06%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.03%) Sybase
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