The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 44 64 49
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Contract jobs citing Kanban 9 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.02% 0.55% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 0.66% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 10
Median daily rate £400 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +20.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £425 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £403 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -
Kanban
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
342 454 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 76.68% 83.46% 80.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 352 326
Median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 8
Median hourly rate £42.29 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.83% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £25.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Kanban as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +28 8 £325 -23.52%
Cardiff -2 1 £475 +11.76%
Kanban
Wales

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Kanban also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
3 8 (80.00%) Selenium
3 8 (80.00%) WebDriver
3 8 (80.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (80.00%) BDD
3 8 (80.00%) TDD
3 8 (80.00%) JMeter
3 8 (80.00%) Java
3 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
3 8 (80.00%) SpecFlow
4 7 (70.00%) ISEB
5 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (60.00%) Regression Testing
5 6 (60.00%) Test-First Development
5 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
8 1 (10.00%) Internet
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (10.00%) JIRA
8 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (10.00%) Confluence
8 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (80.00%) JMeter
1 8 (80.00%) Selenium
1 8 (80.00%) SpecFlow
1 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (80.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
3 8 (80.00%) BDD
3 8 (80.00%) TDD
4 6 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (60.00%) Test-First Development
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
2 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland