The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 62 71 61
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing Kanban 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.26% 0.51% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.68% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £400 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% +7.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.73 £62.50 -
% change year-on-year
-10.82% -
Kanban
Berkshire

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
591 734 632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 77.36% 75.28% 72.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 469 319
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 8
Median hourly rate £22.35 £37.09 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.74% +95.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £15.90 £15.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £38.84 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Kanban as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) DevOps
4 6 (46.15%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Perl
5 4 (30.77%) Python
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) Ruby
5 4 (30.77%) JIRA
5 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
5 4 (30.77%) vSphere
5 4 (30.77%) BDD
5 4 (30.77%) Node.js
5 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 4 (30.77%) Coaching
5 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
6 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (23.08%) User Stories
6 3 (23.08%) Software Delivery
6 3 (23.08%) REST
6 3 (23.08%) LANDesk
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) ITSM
6 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Billing
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Publishing
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Lead DevOps
1 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Node.js
2 3 (23.08%) REST
3 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
3 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) DevOps
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Coaching
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 3 (23.08%) ITSM
5 3 (23.08%) Software Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) Open Source
6 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 1 (7.69%) eTOM
7 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
7 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (30.77%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) LANDesk
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft