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 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 89 121 137
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +16
Contract jobs citing Kanban 62 39 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.80% 0.92% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.14% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 18 4
Median daily rate £475 £413 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £325 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £633 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.73 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.73 £62.50 -
% change year-on-year
-10.82% -
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
2798 3429 2390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.31% 80.51% 75.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1765 2090 1329
Median daily rate £400 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 137 109
Median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.16 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £59.50 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +15 33 £475 +18.75% 35
Cheshire +16 25 £425 -15.00% 7
Lancashire - 2 - -
Merseyside - 2 £525 - 2
Kanban
England

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 95 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (69.00%) Scrum
3 62 (62.00%) Java
4 43 (43.00%) TDD
5 38 (38.00%) Spring
6 37 (37.00%) BDD
7 31 (31.00%) Finance
8 28 (28.00%) J2EE
9 27 (27.00%) Web Services
10 25 (25.00%) XML
10 25 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (22.00%) Software Engineering
11 22 (22.00%) JSON
11 22 (22.00%) JDBC
11 22 (22.00%) Integration Testing
11 22 (22.00%) Waterfall
12 21 (21.00%) RESTful
12 21 (21.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (21.00%) JAX-WS
12 21 (21.00%) System Integration Testing
12 21 (21.00%) SOAP
12 21 (21.00%) WSDL
12 21 (21.00%) JAXB
12 21 (21.00%) AOP
13 19 (19.00%) Pair Programming
14 18 (18.00%) Web Development
14 18 (18.00%) DevOps
15 16 (16.00%) Jenkins
15 16 (16.00%) JavaScript
16 15 (15.00%) User Stories

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 8 (8.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (7.00%) CMS
3 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.00%) Confluence
4 1 (1.00%) JBoss
4 1 (1.00%) nginx
4 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) nopCommerce
1 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.00%) GitHub
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Network Security
2 1 (1.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.00%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.00%) Big Data
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.00%) MySQL
7 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (13.00%) Selenium
3 9 (9.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.00%) JIRA
3 9 (9.00%) Subversion
4 8 (8.00%) JUnit
5 5 (5.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.00%) Maven
6 4 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (3.00%) Ant
7 3 (3.00%) Gradle
8 2 (2.00%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.00%) Hudson
9 1 (1.00%) Xcode
General
1 31 (31.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Banking
3 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.00%) Music Industry
5 2 (2.00%) Games
6 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Publishing
6 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (57.00%) Developer
2 47 (47.00%) Java Developer
3 25 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 24 (24.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (17.00%) Agile Developer
6 16 (16.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 16 (16.00%) Analyst
6 16 (16.00%) Business Analyst
7 12 (12.00%) Applications Developer
8 11 (11.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 11 (11.00%) Senior Agile Developer
8 11 (11.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 10 (10.00%) Java Applications Developer
9 10 (10.00%) Senior Applications Developer
9 10 (10.00%) Senior Java Applications Developer
10 6 (6.00%) Scala Developer
11 5 (5.00%) Digital Analyst
11 5 (5.00%) Digital Business Analyst
11 5 (5.00%) Digital Developer
11 5 (5.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (38.00%) Spring
2 28 (28.00%) J2EE
3 27 (27.00%) Web Services
4 25 (25.00%) XML
5 22 (22.00%) JDBC
5 22 (22.00%) JSON
6 21 (21.00%) JAXB
6 21 (21.00%) JAX-WS
6 21 (21.00%) RESTful
6 21 (21.00%) SOAP
6 21 (21.00%) WSDL
7 10 (10.00%) HTML
8 9 (9.00%) AngularJS
8 9 (9.00%) Apache Camel
8 9 (9.00%) HTML5
9 8 (8.00%) CSS
9 8 (8.00%) POJO
9 8 (8.00%) XSLT
10 7 (7.00%) CSS3
10 7 (7.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) User Experience
2 5 (5.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.00%) RIA
5 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (2.00%) Android
2 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.00%) Unix
3 1 (1.00%) Windows
3 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (69.00%) Scrum
3 43 (43.00%) TDD
4 37 (37.00%) BDD
5 25 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (22.00%) Integration Testing
6 22 (22.00%) Software Engineering
6 22 (22.00%) Waterfall
7 21 (21.00%) AOP
7 21 (21.00%) System Integration Testing
7 21 (21.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (19.00%) Pair Programming
9 18 (18.00%) DevOps
9 18 (18.00%) Web Development
10 15 (15.00%) User Stories
11 10 (10.00%) Configuration Management
11 10 (10.00%) E-Commerce
12 9 (9.00%) Continuous Deployment
12 9 (9.00%) Extreme Programming
13 8 (8.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 62 (62.00%) Java
2 16 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (14.00%) SQL
4 13 (13.00%) Scala
5 9 (9.00%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.00%) C#
7 4 (4.00%) Python
7 4 (4.00%) Ruby
8 3 (3.00%) PHP
8 3 (3.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.00%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.00%) C++
9 1 (1.00%) Lua
9 1 (1.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) ISEB
3 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Docker
2 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) Puppet
2 3 (3.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.00%) Ansible
3 2 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (11.00%) Oracle
2 8 (8.00%) IBM
3 4 (4.00%) ATG
3 4 (4.00%) hybris
3 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.00%) Tableau
3 4 (4.00%) Talend
3 4 (4.00%) Vertica
4 2 (2.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.00%) Facebook
4 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.00%) SAP
4 2 (2.00%) Twitter
4 2 (2.00%) VMware
5 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
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