The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kanban
Rank 62 78 70
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs citing Kanban 11 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.15% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
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£400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £384 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +18.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
640 770 597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 67.09% 73.54% 71.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 385 262
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 16
Average hourly rate £21.55 £16.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.65% +4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £15.55 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £22.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kanban across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 26 (100.00%) Scrum
2 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (57.69%) TDD
4 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
5 10 (38.46%) Linux
6 9 (34.62%) OOP
7 7 (26.92%) Python
7 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
7 7 (26.92%) Internet
7 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
7 7 (26.92%) JSON
7 7 (26.92%) Django
7 7 (26.92%) BDD
7 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
7 7 (26.92%) REST
7 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
7 7 (26.92%) User Experience
8 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (23.08%) C#
8 6 (23.08%) HTML
8 6 (23.08%) .NET
8 6 (23.08%) CSS
8 6 (23.08%) CMMI
9 5 (19.23%) Java
9 5 (19.23%) SQL
10 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
10 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
10 4 (15.38%) Web Services
10 4 (15.38%) MVC
10 4 (15.38%) Spring

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (11.54%) JBoss
2 2 (7.69%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Internet
2 3 (11.54%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (7.69%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
1 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
1 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 3 (11.54%) WebDriver
3 3 (11.54%) DbUnit
3 3 (11.54%) Mockito
3 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.54%) jMock
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Maven
3 3 (11.54%) JUnit
3 3 (11.54%) Selenium
3 3 (11.54%) SonarQube
4 2 (7.69%) JIRA
4 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.69%) JBehave
5 1 (3.85%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Python Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Field Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.69%) Platform Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Support Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) JSON
1 7 (26.92%) Django
1 7 (26.92%) REST
2 6 (23.08%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) Web Services
3 4 (15.38%) Spring
3 4 (15.38%) RESTful
4 3 (11.54%) HTML5
4 3 (11.54%) CSS3
4 3 (11.54%) PowerMock
4 3 (11.54%) Sass
4 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.54%) Apache CXF
4 3 (11.54%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (11.54%) SOAP
4 3 (11.54%) Apache Camel
5 2 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (7.69%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) EMV
2 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.69%) Smartcard
2 2 (7.69%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.85%) New Media
3 1 (3.85%) Online Games
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Scrum
2 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (57.69%) TDD
4 9 (34.62%) OOP
5 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
5 7 (26.92%) BDD
6 6 (23.08%) CMMI
7 4 (15.38%) MVC
7 4 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.54%) Service Management
8 3 (11.54%) ITIL
9 2 (7.69%) Android Development
9 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.69%) Pair Programming
9 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.69%) User Stories
10 1 (3.85%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 7 (26.92%) Python
3 6 (23.08%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) Java
4 5 (19.23%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.69%) C
6 2 (7.69%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) Scala
7 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) MCTS
2 3 (11.54%) MCITP
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 8583
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) vSphere
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) ZABBIX
1 3 (11.54%) logstash
1 3 (11.54%) Hyperic
2 2 (7.69%) SELinux
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Atlassian