The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kanban
Rank 111 114 103
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing Kanban 14 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.23% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
Average daily rate
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£388 £240 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.45% -41.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £192 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £288 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £403
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2244 1765 1496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.67% 72.13% 71.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1234 889 793
Average daily rate £400 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £246 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 21 22
Average hourly rate £31.70 £25.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.80% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.08 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £180.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Kanban
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Kanban across the Scotland region.

Kanban Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -2 8 £400 +122.22%
Glasgow +2 6 £350 +16.66%
West Lothian - - - -
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Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (93.75%) Scrum
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Java
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) JIRA
4 8 (50.00%) BDD
5 7 (43.75%) TDD
6 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 5 (31.25%) Selenium
8 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) HTML
8 4 (25.00%) Maven
8 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (25.00%) Linux
8 4 (25.00%) XML
8 4 (25.00%) Artifactory
8 4 (25.00%) Hudson
8 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
9 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
9 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
9 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (18.75%) BPMN
9 3 (18.75%) Project Management
9 3 (18.75%) OOD
9 3 (18.75%) UML
10 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
10 2 (12.50%) Java EE

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (12.50%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) JIRA
2 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (31.25%) Selenium
4 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (25.00%) Maven
4 4 (25.00%) Hudson
4 4 (25.00%) Artifactory
5 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 1 (6.25%) JBehave
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) ScrumMaster
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Coach
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) Java EE
2 2 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) Velocity
3 1 (6.25%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
3 1 (6.25%) JSF
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
1 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Scrum
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) BDD
4 7 (43.75%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) UML
5 3 (18.75%) OOD
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (18.75%) BPMN
5 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) User Stories
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 2 (12.50%) SOA
7 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
7 1 (6.25%) DSDM
7 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
7 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
7 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat