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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 125 123 120
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Kanban 38 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.96% 0.76% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.98% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 11 8
Median daily rate £475 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £339 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -
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
3234 2852 2298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.81% 77.54% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2013 1642 1204
Median daily rate £425 £393 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 139 115
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -7 18 £438 +2.94% 21
Cheshire +1 17 £475 +11.76% 6
Lancashire +1 1 £550 +10.00% 1
Merseyside - 1 £300 -
Kanban
England

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 84 (94.38%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (74.16%) Scrum
3 43 (48.31%) Java
4 32 (35.96%) TDD
5 29 (32.58%) Spring
6 28 (31.46%) Finance
6 28 (31.46%) Web Services
6 28 (31.46%) BDD
7 24 (26.97%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (24.72%) Banking
9 20 (22.47%) User Experience
10 19 (21.35%) XML
11 16 (17.98%) Jenkins
12 15 (16.85%) DevOps
12 15 (16.85%) SOAP
13 14 (15.73%) User Stories
13 14 (15.73%) Integration Testing
14 13 (14.61%) JIRA
14 13 (14.61%) Waterfall
14 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
14 13 (14.61%) J2EE
15 12 (13.48%) JUnit
15 12 (13.48%) JDBC
15 12 (13.48%) MVC
15 12 (13.48%) Pair Programming
15 12 (13.48%) Software Engineering
15 12 (13.48%) JSON
15 12 (13.48%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (12.36%) HTML
17 10 (11.24%) SQL

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 4 (4.49%) Confluence
1 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
1 4 (4.49%) WebSphere
1 4 (4.49%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (3.37%) CMS
2 3 (3.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.12%) GitHub
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Network Security
2 1 (1.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) MySQL
1 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.49%) MongoDB
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.25%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.12%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 16 (17.98%) Jenkins
2 13 (14.61%) JIRA
3 12 (13.48%) JUnit
4 8 (8.99%) Selenium
4 8 (8.99%) Subversion
5 7 (7.87%) Git (software)
6 6 (6.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (6.74%) Gradle
7 5 (5.62%) Ant
7 5 (5.62%) Hudson
8 3 (3.37%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.37%) Mockito
8 3 (3.37%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (2.25%) Maven
10 1 (1.12%) InstallShield
10 1 (1.12%) JBehave
10 1 (1.12%) TestDirector
10 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.12%) Xcode
General
1 28 (31.46%) Finance
2 22 (24.72%) Banking
3 2 (2.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Publishing
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (50.56%) Developer
2 29 (32.58%) Java Developer
3 19 (21.35%) Senior Developer
4 16 (17.98%) Analyst
4 16 (17.98%) Business Analyst
5 12 (13.48%) Agile Developer
5 12 (13.48%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (12.36%) Agile Java Developer
7 9 (10.11%) Agile Business Analyst
7 9 (10.11%) Digital Analyst
7 9 (10.11%) Digital Business Analyst
8 8 (8.99%) Agile Coach
9 7 (7.87%) Senior Agile Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 5 (5.62%) Applications Developer
10 5 (5.62%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) Java Applications Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Lead Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Senior Applications Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (32.58%) Spring
2 28 (31.46%) Web Services
3 19 (21.35%) XML
4 15 (16.85%) SOAP
5 13 (14.61%) J2EE
6 12 (13.48%) JDBC
6 12 (13.48%) JSON
7 11 (12.36%) HTML
8 10 (11.24%) JAXB
8 10 (11.24%) JAX-WS
8 10 (11.24%) WSDL
9 9 (10.11%) Spring MVC
10 8 (8.99%) RESTful
11 7 (7.87%) CSS
11 7 (7.87%) REST
12 6 (6.74%) .NET
13 5 (5.62%) jQuery
14 4 (4.49%) Apache Camel
14 4 (4.49%) HTML5
14 4 (4.49%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.47%) User Experience
2 9 (10.11%) Public Cloud
3 5 (5.62%) iPad
4 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.25%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) PMI
6 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Android
1 4 (4.49%) Apple iOS
1 4 (4.49%) Unix
2 2 (2.25%) Linux
2 2 (2.25%) Windows
3 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (94.38%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (74.16%) Scrum
3 32 (35.96%) TDD
4 28 (31.46%) BDD
5 24 (26.97%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (16.85%) DevOps
7 14 (15.73%) Integration Testing
7 14 (15.73%) User Stories
8 13 (14.61%) Waterfall
9 12 (13.48%) MVC
9 12 (13.48%) Pair Programming
9 12 (13.48%) Software Engineering
9 12 (13.48%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (11.24%) AOP
10 10 (11.24%) System Integration Testing
11 9 (10.11%) Business Analysis
11 9 (10.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (10.11%) E-Commerce
12 8 (8.99%) Project Management
13 7 (7.87%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 43 (48.31%) Java
2 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.24%) SQL
4 6 (6.74%) C#
5 5 (5.62%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.62%) Scala
6 3 (3.37%) Apple Swift
6 3 (3.37%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.25%) PHP
7 2 (2.25%) Ruby
8 1 (1.12%) Python
8 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
1 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) ISEB
2 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.62%) COBIT
2 5 (5.62%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.62%) Puppet
1 5 (5.62%) Salt
2 3 (3.37%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (8.99%) Oracle
2 5 (5.62%) hybris
3 4 (4.49%) IBM
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.37%) Tableau
4 3 (3.37%) Talend
4 3 (3.37%) Vertica
5 1 (1.12%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.12%) HP
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