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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kanban
Rank 58 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing Kanban 11 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.30% 0.50% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.72% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 9
Average daily rate
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£431 £381 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.11% +12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £286 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £476 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
549 697 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.05% 69.98% 67.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 345 246
Average daily rate £400 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 23
Average hourly rate £55.65 £15.25 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+264.91% -25.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (92.86%) Scrum
3 16 (57.14%) TDD
4 9 (32.14%) BDD
5 8 (28.57%) Spring
5 8 (28.57%) Java
6 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (21.43%) Pair Programming
7 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (21.43%) REST
8 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
8 5 (17.86%) QlikView
8 5 (17.86%) Django
8 5 (17.86%) Scala
8 5 (17.86%) DevOps
8 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
8 5 (17.86%) User Experience
8 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
8 5 (17.86%) JSON
8 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
8 5 (17.86%) Linux
8 5 (17.86%) OOP
8 5 (17.86%) Python
8 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
8 5 (17.86%) RDBMS
8 5 (17.86%) Internet
9 4 (14.29%) C#
9 4 (14.29%) SQL
9 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
9 4 (14.29%) .NET

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (10.71%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Project
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Internet
2 3 (10.71%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) RDBMS
1 5 (17.86%) QlikView
1 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
1 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.71%) JBehave
2 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
2 3 (10.71%) DbUnit
2 3 (10.71%) Mockito
2 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) Maven
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
2 3 (10.71%) jMock
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) JUnit
3 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.29%) Publishing
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Python Developer
2 5 (17.86%) QlikView Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Server Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) QA Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Server Support
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Field Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Scala Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Escalation Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (3.57%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (3.57%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Spring
2 6 (21.43%) REST
3 5 (17.86%) JSON
3 5 (17.86%) Django
4 4 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (10.71%) HTML
5 3 (10.71%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (10.71%) CSS
5 3 (10.71%) SOAP
5 3 (10.71%) Web Services
5 3 (10.71%) Apache CXF
5 3 (10.71%) RESTful
5 3 (10.71%) PowerMock
5 3 (10.71%) Sass
5 3 (10.71%) Apache Camel
6 2 (7.14%) Play Framework
6 2 (7.14%) Spring MVC
6 2 (7.14%) Akka
6 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) User Experience
2 4 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 3 (10.71%) BBC
3 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
3 3 (10.71%) New Media
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (92.86%) Scrum
3 16 (57.14%) TDD
4 9 (32.14%) BDD
5 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (21.43%) Pair Programming
6 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) OOP
6 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
6 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
6 5 (17.86%) DevOps
7 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (14.29%) CMMI
8 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.71%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.14%) Project Management
9 2 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) Python
3 5 (17.86%) Scala
4 4 (14.29%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCTS
2 1 (3.57%) MCITP
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) ZABBIX
1 3 (10.71%) Hyperic
1 3 (10.71%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Progress