The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 162 211 236
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +25
Contract jobs citing Kanban 83 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.89% 0.31% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.44% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 25 13
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£400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £357 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £403 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £17.50
Kanban
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6777 6136 6931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.86% 71.32% 71.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3782 3427 3292
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 241 317
Average hourly rate £21.82 £32.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.86% +35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.08 £11.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.45 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +3.44%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Kanban
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Kanban Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
Berkshire +42 33 £360 +15.20% 7
Hampshire -4 28 £395 -1.25% 9
Surrey +3 13 £419 +5.34% 5
Buckinghamshire +3 3 £463 +25.42% 5
East Sussex - 3 £400 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £475 - 2
West Sussex - - - - 2
Kent - - - - 3
Middlesex - - - -
Kanban
England

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 120 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (87.50%) Scrum
3 56 (46.67%) TDD
4 37 (30.83%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (25.83%) Web Services
6 29 (24.17%) BDD
7 26 (21.67%) RESTful
8 23 (19.17%) Subversion
8 23 (19.17%) User Stories
9 22 (18.33%) Data Structures
10 21 (17.50%) CMS
11 20 (16.67%) Objective-C
11 20 (16.67%) SOAP
11 20 (16.67%) HTTP
11 20 (16.67%) Apple
11 20 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 20 (16.67%) iPhone
11 20 (16.67%) iPad
11 20 (16.67%) Apple iOS
11 20 (16.67%) iOS Development
12 19 (15.83%) Selenium
12 19 (15.83%) Java
13 18 (15.00%) Cocoa
13 18 (15.00%) MVC
13 18 (15.00%) Mobile App
13 18 (15.00%) Cocoa Touch
14 17 (14.17%) Finance
15 16 (13.33%) Publishing
15 16 (13.33%) .NET
15 16 (13.33%) JIRA

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 21 (17.50%) CMS
2 13 (10.83%) Drupal
3 7 (5.83%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.33%) Confluence
6 3 (2.50%) Apache
6 3 (2.50%) Node.js
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.83%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (5.00%) MS Office
2 4 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.67%) MS Project
5 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 6 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.67%) HTTP
2 6 (5.00%) Internet
3 3 (2.50%) DAB
4 1 (0.83%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.50%) QlikView
3 7 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.50%) MySQL
6 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.67%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (19.17%) Subversion
2 20 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 19 (15.83%) Selenium
4 16 (13.33%) JIRA
5 10 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 10 (8.33%) JUnit
6 8 (6.67%) Visual Studio
7 7 (5.83%) RSpec
7 7 (5.83%) WebDriver
8 6 (5.00%) NUnit
8 6 (5.00%) Maven
8 6 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (5.00%) Mockito
8 6 (5.00%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.50%) Grunt
9 3 (2.50%) TestLink
9 3 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (2.50%) LoadRunner
9 3 (2.50%) JMeter
9 3 (2.50%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (14.17%) Finance
2 16 (13.33%) Publishing
3 10 (8.33%) Marketing
4 5 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.67%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Law
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Electronics
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (36.67%) Developer
2 22 (18.33%) Analyst
3 14 (11.67%) Project Manager
3 14 (11.67%) ScrumMaster
3 14 (11.67%) iOS Developer
3 14 (11.67%) Mobile Developer
4 13 (10.83%) Digital Project Manager
4 13 (10.83%) Business Analyst
5 12 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 8 (6.67%) QlikView Developer
7 7 (5.83%) Java Developer
7 7 (5.83%) IT Project Manager
7 7 (5.83%) Requirements Analyst
8 5 (4.17%) Agile Coach
9 4 (3.33%) .NET Developer
10 3 (2.50%) C# Developer
10 3 (2.50%) Change Manager
10 3 (2.50%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (2.50%) Server Engineer
10 3 (2.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.83%) Web Services
2 26 (21.67%) RESTful
3 20 (16.67%) SOAP
4 18 (15.00%) Cocoa
4 18 (15.00%) Cocoa Touch
5 16 (13.33%) .NET
6 14 (11.67%) Spring
7 10 (8.33%) jQuery
7 10 (8.33%) Ajax
8 9 (7.50%) CSS
8 9 (7.50%) Spring MVC
9 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET
9 8 (6.67%) Hibernate
10 7 (5.83%) JSON
11 6 (5.00%) JPA
11 6 (5.00%) XML
12 5 (4.17%) PostGIS
12 5 (4.17%) JTS
12 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (3.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.33%) Data Structures
2 20 (16.67%) iPhone
2 20 (16.67%) iPad
3 18 (15.00%) Mobile App
4 15 (12.50%) Client/Server
5 9 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.50%) Open Source
6 5 (4.17%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.50%) Linked Data
7 3 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.67%) Blog
8 2 (1.67%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.67%) Xbox
9 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.83%) EMV
9 1 (0.83%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.83%) DTV
9 1 (0.83%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.83%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 7 (5.83%) Linux
3 6 (5.00%) Windows
4 3 (2.50%) CentOS
5 2 (1.67%) UNIX
6 1 (0.83%) SELinux
6 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (87.50%) Scrum
3 56 (46.67%) TDD
4 37 (30.83%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (24.17%) BDD
6 23 (19.17%) User Stories
7 20 (16.67%) iOS Development
8 18 (15.00%) MVC
9 14 (11.67%) SEO
10 11 (9.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (8.33%) Web Development
11 10 (8.33%) Test Automation
11 10 (8.33%) PRINCE2
11 10 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 9 (7.50%) E-Commerce
12 9 (7.50%) Data Modelling
12 9 (7.50%) UML
12 9 (7.50%) Pair Programming
13 8 (6.67%) Data Analysis
13 8 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.67%) Objective-C
2 19 (15.83%) Java
3 15 (12.50%) C#
4 10 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.67%) SQL
6 7 (5.83%) VB.NET
7 6 (5.00%) VB
8 4 (3.33%) Ruby
9 3 (2.50%) VBScript
9 3 (2.50%) Perl
9 3 (2.50%) Python
10 2 (1.67%) Scala
10 2 (1.67%) C
11 1 (0.83%) C++
11 1 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.67%) Degree
2 7 (5.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (5.83%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.33%) ISEB
4 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 6 (5.00%) VirtualBox
2 3 (2.50%) Docker
2 3 (2.50%) vCloud
2 3 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) Puppet
1 6 (5.00%) Vagrant
2 3 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.67%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (16.67%) Apple
2 14 (11.67%) Oracle
3 10 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.17%) HP
5 3 (2.50%) EMC
5 3 (2.50%) Adobe
5 3 (2.50%) VMware
6 2 (1.67%) Twitter
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) Progress
7 1 (0.83%) Remedy
7 1 (0.83%) hybris
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