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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kanban
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 68 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing Kanban 2 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 1.39% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 1.77% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 12
Median daily rate £525 £375 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -17.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £28.13

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
577 734 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.93% 78.59% 70.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 442 356
Median daily rate £425 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £32.50 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% +16.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 20 January 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Publishing
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) Website Architecture

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 (25.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Agile Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Web Applications Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Web Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Scala