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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 126 132 112
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Contract jobs citing Kanban 14 8 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 0.26% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.33% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 18
Median daily rate £400 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £389 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £515 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £403 £384
% change year-on-year
+11.80% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - £180.00
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2253 2399 2573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.09% 77.86% 78.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1469 1550 1606
Median daily rate £388 £400 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 97 112
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.63 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 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
Bristol +7 6 £413 -5.71% 4
Gloucestershire +5 5 £400 -5.88% 7
Devon - 2 £338 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £425 - 1
Kanban
England

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 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 West region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 40 (100.00%) Scrum
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (55.00%) BDD
3 20 (50.00%) TDD
4 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (32.50%) Java
6 11 (27.50%) CSS
6 11 (27.50%) HTML
6 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (27.50%) DevOps
7 10 (25.00%) JIRA
8 9 (22.50%) Spring
8 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
9 8 (20.00%) Web Services
9 8 (20.00%) OO
10 7 (17.50%) SOAP
10 7 (17.50%) Linux
10 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
10 7 (17.50%) C#
10 7 (17.50%) MVC
10 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
10 7 (17.50%) Ruby
10 7 (17.50%) Cucumber
11 6 (15.00%) MongoDB
11 6 (15.00%) RESTful
11 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (15.00%) Gherkin
11 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
11 6 (15.00%) Project Management

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 3 (7.50%) JBoss
1 3 (7.50%) OpenStack
1 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (7.50%) HTTP
3 2 (5.00%) SSH
4 1 (2.50%) DHCP
4 1 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) JIRA
2 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
3 7 (17.50%) Cucumber
4 5 (12.50%) SpecFlow
5 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (10.00%) Moq
5 4 (10.00%) NUnit
5 4 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (7.50%) Maven
6 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
7 2 (5.00%) Selenium
7 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
7 2 (5.00%) Subversion
7 2 (5.00%) Zephyr
8 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.50%) Capybara
8 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.50%) WATIR
8 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Electronics
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Games
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Agile Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Scrum Master
5 4 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) AWS Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Development Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) CSS
1 11 (27.50%) HTML
2 9 (22.50%) Spring
3 8 (20.00%) Web Services
4 7 (17.50%) SOAP
5 6 (15.00%) Gherkin
5 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (15.00%) RESTful
6 4 (10.00%) .NET
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (10.00%) MSMQ
6 4 (10.00%) WCF
7 3 (7.50%) REST
7 3 (7.50%) XML
8 2 (5.00%) Entity Framework
8 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (5.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Blog
4 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 40 (100.00%) Scrum
2 22 (55.00%) BDD
3 20 (50.00%) TDD
4 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (27.50%) DevOps
5 8 (20.00%) OO
6 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
6 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
6 7 (17.50%) MVC
7 6 (15.00%) Project Management
8 5 (12.50%) OOP
8 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.50%) User Stories
9 4 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (10.00%) Change Management
9 4 (10.00%) ITIL
9 4 (10.00%) Software Delivery
9 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (32.50%) Java
3 7 (17.50%) C#
3 7 (17.50%) Ruby
4 6 (15.00%) SQL
5 4 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) ISEB
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.50%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Ansible
2 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) HP
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 2 (5.00%) Zend
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) New Relic
4 1 (2.50%) Rally