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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 55 81 77
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -4
Contract jobs citing Kanban 14 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.55% 0.46% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 0.67% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 6
Average daily rate
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£438 £263 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £263 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £263 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.31 - -
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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
590 751 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.12% 69.15% 67.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 392 269
Average daily rate £420 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 28
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.11% -10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (93.33%) Scrum
3 15 (50.00%) TDD
4 10 (33.33%) BDD
5 8 (26.67%) QlikView
5 8 (26.67%) Data Analysis
5 8 (26.67%) Spring
5 8 (26.67%) Data Modelling
5 8 (26.67%) Java
6 7 (23.33%) Oracle
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (23.33%) Publishing
6 7 (23.33%) Data Structures
6 7 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (20.00%) Pair Programming
7 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 5 (16.67%) Scala
8 5 (16.67%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) DevOps
9 4 (13.33%) REST
9 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (13.33%) SQL
9 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
9 4 (13.33%) .NET
9 4 (13.33%) C#
9 4 (13.33%) CMMI
10 3 (10.00%) BBC

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (10.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Project
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
1 3 (10.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) QlikView
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.00%) JBehave
2 3 (10.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (10.00%) DbUnit
2 3 (10.00%) Mockito
2 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.00%) JUnit
2 3 (10.00%) Maven
2 3 (10.00%) Selenium
2 3 (10.00%) jMock
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (23.33%) Publishing
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) QlikView Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) QA Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Server Support
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Scala Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Field Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Escalation Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) Spring
2 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) REST
3 3 (10.00%) PowerMock
3 3 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (10.00%) Django
3 3 (10.00%) Apache CXF
3 3 (10.00%) RESTful
3 3 (10.00%) JSON
3 3 (10.00%) SOAP
3 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 3 (10.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (6.67%) Play Framework
4 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.67%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) CSS
4 2 (6.67%) Spring MVC
4 2 (6.67%) Sass
4 2 (6.67%) Akka
5 1 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Structures
2 3 (10.00%) BBC
2 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (10.00%) New Media
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (93.33%) Scrum
3 15 (50.00%) TDD
4 10 (33.33%) BDD
5 8 (26.67%) Data Analysis
5 8 (26.67%) Data Modelling
6 7 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (20.00%) Pair Programming
8 5 (16.67%) DevOps
9 4 (13.33%) CMMI
10 3 (10.00%) OOP
10 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 3 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
10 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
11 2 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.67%) Scala
3 4 (13.33%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCTS
2 1 (3.33%) MCITP
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) ZABBIX
1 3 (10.00%) Hyperic
1 3 (10.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Progress