The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Kanban 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.70% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Kanban
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
330 179 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 77.46% 79.91% 69.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 114 82
Average daily rate £410 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.73 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -12.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.79 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) User Stories
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Spring
4 3 (30.00%) Maven
4 3 (30.00%) Ajax
4 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) JBoss
4 3 (30.00%) Apache
4 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (30.00%) JBoss
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Jackrabbit
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) Liquibase
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
1 3 (30.00%) Mockito
1 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Public Sector Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) Ajax
3 3 (30.00%) CakePHP
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) CSS3
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) JSON
3 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (30.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) JAX-RS
4 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) BDD
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) User Stories
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (10.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) Scala