The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kanban
England / South West
Rank 107 124 136
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +12
Contract jobs citing Kanban 34 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.27% 0.70% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 0.85% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 11
Median daily rate £345 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £322 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2202 2460 2515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.44% 81.51% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1455 1679 1650
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 122 88
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.80 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Bristol +5 11 £320 -16.06% 5
Somerset +5 7 £280 -44.00% 2
Gloucestershire +2 6 £365 -8.75% 9
Wiltshire +6 4 £345 +6.15% 1
Devon - 3 £500 -
Dorset - 1 £425 - 1
Kanban
England

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 77 (96.25%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (95.00%) Scrum
3 35 (43.75%) BDD
4 33 (41.25%) C#
5 32 (40.00%) Java
6 31 (38.75%) .NET
6 31 (38.75%) TDD
7 28 (35.00%) Automated Testing
7 28 (35.00%) Security Cleared
8 25 (31.25%) Unit Testing
9 24 (30.00%) MVC
10 23 (28.75%) SC Cleared
11 22 (27.50%) QA
12 21 (26.25%) Software Engineering
12 21 (26.25%) ASP.NET
12 21 (26.25%) Team Foundation Server
12 21 (26.25%) REST
13 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 18 (22.50%) .NET Framework
15 17 (21.25%) Pair Programming
15 17 (21.25%) SOAP
15 17 (21.25%) Cucumber
15 17 (21.25%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (20.00%) WPF
17 15 (18.75%) Spring
17 15 (18.75%) AngularJS
17 15 (18.75%) DevOps
18 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
19 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
20 12 (15.00%) Web Services

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (10.00%) NServiceBus
2 5 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.00%) Confluence
4 3 (3.75%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (3.75%) CMS
5 1 (1.25%) Apache
5 1 (1.25%) IIS
5 1 (1.25%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.25%) Mule
5 1 (1.25%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.00%) PaaS
3 3 (3.75%) GitHub
3 3 (3.75%) Heroku
3 3 (3.75%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.25%) SaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) LDAP
2 3 (3.75%) HTTP
2 3 (3.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.75%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.25%) MySQL
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.25%) QlikView
5 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (26.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (21.25%) Cucumber
3 10 (12.50%) Selenium
4 7 (8.75%) JIRA
4 7 (8.75%) SpecFlow
4 7 (8.75%) Visual Studio
4 7 (8.75%) WebDriver
5 6 (7.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (6.25%) Bitbucket
6 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 5 (6.25%) Mockito
7 4 (5.00%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.75%) IntelliJ
8 3 (3.75%) JUnit
8 3 (3.75%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (3.75%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.75%) Zephyr
9 2 (2.50%) Maven
10 1 (1.25%) NUnit
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Electronics
2 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.75%) Marketing
2 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.50%) Games
4 1 (1.25%) Back Office
4 1 (1.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 49 (61.25%) Developer
2 17 (21.25%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.75%) .NET Developer
3 11 (13.75%) Analyst
3 11 (13.75%) C# Developer
4 9 (11.25%) Test Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Tester
8 3 (3.75%) Agile Developer
8 3 (3.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Java Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Scala Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Scrum Master
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (38.75%) .NET
2 21 (26.25%) ASP.NET
2 21 (26.25%) REST
3 18 (22.50%) .NET Framework
4 17 (21.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (21.25%) SOAP
5 16 (20.00%) WPF
6 15 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 15 (18.75%) Spring
7 12 (15.00%) Web Services
8 11 (13.75%) CSS
8 11 (13.75%) HTML
9 9 (11.25%) jQuery
10 8 (10.00%) Gherkin
10 8 (10.00%) JSON
10 8 (10.00%) RESTful
11 6 (7.50%) Hibernate
11 6 (7.50%) Spring MVC
11 6 (7.50%) XML
12 5 (6.25%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) User Experience
2 3 (3.75%) Blog
2 3 (3.75%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (3.75%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Linux
2 8 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (1.25%) CentOS
3 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (96.25%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (95.00%) Scrum
3 35 (43.75%) BDD
4 31 (38.75%) TDD
5 28 (35.00%) Automated Testing
6 25 (31.25%) Unit Testing
7 24 (30.00%) MVC
8 21 (26.25%) Software Engineering
9 17 (21.25%) Pair Programming
10 15 (18.75%) DevOps
11 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (12.50%) Manual Testing
13 9 (11.25%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (11.25%) Exploratory Testing
14 8 (10.00%) Integration Testing
14 8 (10.00%) Line Management
14 8 (10.00%) Microservices
15 7 (8.75%) E-Commerce
15 7 (8.75%) Software Testing
15 7 (8.75%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 33 (41.25%) C#
2 32 (40.00%) Java
3 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.75%) Scala
4 11 (13.75%) SQL
5 8 (10.00%) Python
5 8 (10.00%) Ruby
6 3 (3.75%) PHP
7 2 (2.50%) Clojure
8 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.25%) ES6
8 1 (1.25%) Go
8 1 (1.25%) Groovy
8 1 (1.25%) Perl
8 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (28.75%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.75%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.25%) ISEB
5 4 (5.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (27.50%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.75%) ATG
2 3 (3.75%) HP
2 3 (3.75%) hybris
2 3 (3.75%) SAP
3 2 (2.50%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (1.25%) Apple
4 1 (1.25%) IBM
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.25%) Zend