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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kanban
Rank 129 131 121
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Kanban 39 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.90% 0.16% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.22% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 11
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£413 £423 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.36% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
- +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 - -
Kanban
England

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
3408 2293 2052
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 78.80% 74.33% 71.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2092 1270 1045
Average daily rate £413 £370 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +11.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 101 103
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £67.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kanban across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Cheshire +9 18 £500 - 3
Manchester -3 18 £400 - 15
Kanban
England

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 68 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (67.65%) Scrum
3 19 (27.94%) BDD
4 18 (26.47%) Java
5 15 (22.06%) E-Commerce
5 15 (22.06%) TDD
6 14 (20.59%) Apple iOS
6 14 (20.59%) Android
6 14 (20.59%) Mobile App
7 13 (19.12%) Project Management
8 12 (17.65%) Spring
8 12 (17.65%) Software Testing
8 12 (17.65%) Cucumber
8 12 (17.65%) Test Planning
8 12 (17.65%) User Experience
9 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
10 10 (14.71%) HTML
10 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (14.71%) Pair Programming
10 10 (14.71%) Coaching
10 10 (14.71%) SDLC
11 9 (13.24%) Test Automation
11 9 (13.24%) CSS
12 8 (11.76%) J2EE
12 8 (11.76%) Project Planning
12 8 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
12 8 (11.76%) Calabash
12 8 (11.76%) User Stories
12 8 (11.76%) Appium
13 7 (10.29%) Finance

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (2.94%) CMS
1 2 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.47%) JBoss
2 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.41%) MS Project
2 3 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.94%) MS Office
4 1 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) 3G
1 4 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (5.88%) LTE
1 4 (5.88%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
1 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
1 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.47%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.47%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Cucumber
2 8 (11.76%) Calabash
2 8 (11.76%) Appium
3 4 (5.88%) JIRA
3 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.47%) MSTest
4 1 (1.47%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.47%) Moq
4 1 (1.47%) Ant
4 1 (1.47%) NUnit
4 1 (1.47%) Subversion
4 1 (1.47%) Maven
4 1 (1.47%) Selenium
4 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.47%) Redmine
4 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.47%) Gradle
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Banking
2 5 (7.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.94%) Billing
5 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Developer
2 13 (19.12%) Consultant
3 12 (17.65%) Test Consultant
3 12 (17.65%) Agile Coach
4 10 (14.71%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) Project Manager
6 7 (10.29%) Business Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.41%) ScrumMaster
9 3 (4.41%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Product Manager
9 3 (4.41%) J2EE Developer
10 2 (2.94%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) Spring
2 10 (14.71%) HTML
3 9 (13.24%) CSS
4 8 (11.76%) J2EE
5 6 (8.82%) Hibernate
5 6 (8.82%) jQuery
5 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
6 5 (7.35%) HTML5
6 5 (7.35%) REST
6 5 (7.35%) JSON
6 5 (7.35%) XML
7 4 (5.88%) .NET
7 4 (5.88%) CSS3
7 4 (5.88%) Web Services
8 3 (4.41%) RESTful
8 3 (4.41%) Ajax
9 2 (2.94%) Ember.js
9 2 (2.94%) Backbone.js
9 2 (2.94%) XSL
9 2 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Mobile App
2 12 (17.65%) User Experience
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.94%) PMI
6 1 (1.47%) W3C
6 1 (1.47%) IVR
6 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.47%) Blog
6 1 (1.47%) Social Network
6 1 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Android
1 14 (20.59%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.41%) Windows
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (67.65%) Scrum
3 19 (27.94%) BDD
4 15 (22.06%) E-Commerce
4 15 (22.06%) TDD
5 13 (19.12%) Project Management
6 12 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 12 (17.65%) Test Planning
7 10 (14.71%) Coaching
7 10 (14.71%) SDLC
7 10 (14.71%) Pair Programming
7 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (13.24%) Test Automation
9 8 (11.76%) Project Planning
9 8 (11.76%) User Stories
9 8 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
11 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (5.88%) ITIL
12 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.47%) Java
2 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.88%) C#
4 3 (4.41%) Scala
4 3 (4.41%) SQL
5 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.47%) Ruby
6 1 (1.47%) PHP
6 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.47%) VB
6 1 (1.47%) Python
6 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) PMI Certification
1 4 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (2.94%) HP
1 2 (2.94%) hybris
2 1 (1.47%) Facebook
2 1 (1.47%) Twitter
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