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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 100 124 108
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Contract jobs citing Kanban 32 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.26% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 2
Average daily rate £350 £388 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +61.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £378 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £398 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £180.00
Kanban
UK

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
2040 2152 1734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.06% 79.21% 74.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1093 1223 865
Average daily rate £380 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £285 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 32
Average hourly rate £33.71 £25.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.19% -21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £47.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 25 £350 -9.67% 3
Glasgow - 7 £368 - 5
Kanban
UK

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 52 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (90.38%) Scrum
3 25 (48.08%) User Stories
4 24 (46.15%) Java
4 24 (46.15%) Web Services
5 20 (38.46%) SQL
6 17 (32.69%) Unix
7 15 (28.85%) Oracle
7 15 (28.85%) JIRA
8 12 (23.08%) XML
8 12 (23.08%) JBoss
8 12 (23.08%) SOA
8 12 (23.08%) Test Automation
8 12 (23.08%) Java EE
8 12 (23.08%) Selenium
8 12 (23.08%) Software Testing
8 12 (23.08%) SoapUI
8 12 (23.08%) User Experience
8 12 (23.08%) Defect Management
9 11 (21.15%) TDD
9 11 (21.15%) Firebug
10 9 (17.31%) Linux
10 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
11 7 (13.46%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (13.46%) Mentoring
12 6 (11.54%) ETL
12 6 (11.54%) Domain-Driven Design
12 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (9.62%) Git (software)

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 12 (23.08%) JBoss
2 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) Confluence
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
3 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.85%) nginx
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.85%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) DHCP
1 4 (7.69%) DNS
1 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) FTP
2 2 (3.85%) HTTP
2 2 (3.85%) IPsec
2 2 (3.85%) LDAP
2 2 (3.85%) SAN
2 2 (3.85%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.77%) GIS
3 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.85%) Informix
4 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.92%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) JIRA
2 12 (23.08%) Selenium
2 12 (23.08%) SoapUI
3 11 (21.15%) Firebug
4 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.69%) Subversion
6 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.85%) Hudson
7 2 (3.85%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.92%) Ant
8 1 (1.92%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.92%) Gradle
8 1 (1.92%) Grunt
8 1 (1.92%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.92%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.92%) Maven
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Agile Business Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Business Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Test Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Java Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Design Leader
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.77%) Tester
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Middleware Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Scrum Master
8 2 (3.85%) Software Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Software Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (46.15%) Web Services
2 12 (23.08%) Java EE
2 12 (23.08%) XML
3 4 (7.69%) REST
4 3 (5.77%) .NET
4 3 (5.77%) PostGIS
5 2 (3.85%) LAMP
5 2 (3.85%) Middleware
5 2 (3.85%) Servlets
6 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.92%) CSS
6 1 (1.92%) HTML
6 1 (1.92%) LESS
6 1 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) User Experience
2 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Unix
2 9 (17.31%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Solaris
4 2 (3.85%) Windows
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (90.38%) Scrum
3 25 (48.08%) User Stories
4 12 (23.08%) Defect Management
4 12 (23.08%) SOA
4 12 (23.08%) Software Testing
4 12 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 11 (21.15%) TDD
6 7 (13.46%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (13.46%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.54%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (11.54%) ETL
8 5 (9.62%) BDD
8 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.62%) OO
9 4 (7.69%) Coaching
9 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.69%) DevOps
9 4 (7.69%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) Java
2 20 (38.46%) SQL
3 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.62%) Clojure
4 5 (9.62%) Ruby
5 4 (7.69%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) C#
7 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) Docker
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.77%) Puppet
2 2 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) VMware
3 3 (5.77%) IBM
4 2 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco
4 2 (3.85%) Citrix
4 2 (3.85%) EMC
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.85%) Sun
5 1 (1.92%) Twitter
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