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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kanban
England / South West
Rank 85 118 132
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +14
Contract jobs citing Kanban 43 28 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.68% 0.94% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 1.14% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 10
Median daily rate £353 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £500 £442
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 - £28.13

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
2045 2453 2323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 79.73% 82.32% 75.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1369 1729 1558
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 £272 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 118 112
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% +19.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £23.25 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Kanban
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Kanban Hourly Rate Trend 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 19 January 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 +6 12 £450 +32.35% 1
Somerset +13 9 £295 -41.00% 7
Wiltshire +8 9 £350 +12.00% 5
Gloucestershire +4 7 £365 -2.66% 10
Devon - 2 £525 - 1
Kanban
England

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 93 (96.88%) Scrum
2 92 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (52.08%) C#
4 47 (48.96%) .NET
5 44 (45.83%) BDD
6 42 (43.75%) TDD
7 35 (36.46%) QA
7 35 (36.46%) Java
8 34 (35.42%) SQL Server
9 33 (34.38%) Automated Testing
10 32 (33.33%) MVC
10 32 (33.33%) Unit Testing
10 32 (33.33%) Security Cleared
11 29 (30.21%) ASP.NET
12 27 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
13 26 (27.08%) SC Cleared
14 25 (26.04%) .NET Framework
15 23 (23.96%) Pair Programming
15 23 (23.96%) REST
15 23 (23.96%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (22.92%) DevOps
16 22 (22.92%) Software Engineering
16 22 (22.92%) JavaScript
17 21 (21.88%) AngularJS
18 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET Web API
18 19 (19.79%) Cucumber
18 19 (19.79%) SQL
18 19 (19.79%) SOAP
19 17 (17.71%) Spring
19 17 (17.71%) Scala

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 13 (13.54%) NServiceBus
2 11 (11.46%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (7.29%) IIS
4 6 (6.25%) CMS
4 6 (6.25%) K2 blackpearl
5 4 (4.17%) Confluence
6 3 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.04%) Apache
8 1 (1.04%) Mule
8 1 (1.04%) Mule ESB
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.71%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (10.42%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (9.38%) GitHub
5 6 (6.25%) Amazon S3
6 4 (4.17%) PaaS
7 3 (3.13%) Heroku
7 3 (3.13%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.04%) SaaS
8 1 (1.04%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) LDAP
2 3 (3.13%) HTTP
2 3 (3.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.58%) NoSQL
3 12 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (10.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 9 (9.38%) Hadoop
6 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.04%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.04%) MySQL
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.04%) QlikView
8 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (19.79%) Cucumber
3 12 (12.50%) Selenium
4 9 (9.38%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (9.38%) TeamCity
5 8 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 8 (8.33%) WebDriver
6 7 (7.29%) JIRA
6 7 (7.29%) SpecFlow
6 7 (7.29%) Visual Studio
7 6 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (6.25%) Bitbucket
7 6 (6.25%) Mockito
8 5 (5.21%) Jenkins
9 4 (4.17%) Eclipse
10 3 (3.13%) IntelliJ
10 3 (3.13%) JUnit
10 3 (3.13%) Zephyr
11 2 (2.08%) Maven
12 1 (1.04%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (10.42%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Electronics
2 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.13%) Marketing
2 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 62 (64.58%) Developer
2 21 (21.88%) .NET Developer
3 19 (19.79%) Java Developer
4 16 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 11 (11.46%) Analyst
6 9 (9.38%) Test Analyst
7 8 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 8 (8.33%) SQL Developer
8 7 (7.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Test Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (4.17%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.17%) Tester
12 3 (3.13%) Java Engineer
12 3 (3.13%) Scala Developer
12 3 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
12 3 (3.13%) Test Automation Engineer
12 3 (3.13%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (48.96%) .NET
2 29 (30.21%) ASP.NET
3 25 (26.04%) .NET Framework
4 23 (23.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (23.96%) REST
5 21 (21.88%) AngularJS
6 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (19.79%) SOAP
7 17 (17.71%) Spring
8 16 (16.67%) Web Services
9 15 (15.63%) CSS
9 15 (15.63%) HTML
9 15 (15.63%) WPF
10 11 (11.46%) jQuery
11 10 (10.42%) Node.js
12 9 (9.38%) Ember.js
12 9 (9.38%) JSON
12 9 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (9.38%) RESTful
13 8 (8.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.46%) User Experience
2 9 (9.38%) Blog
2 9 (9.38%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.08%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.54%) Windows
2 12 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (1.04%) CentOS
3 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (96.88%) Scrum
2 92 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (45.83%) BDD
4 42 (43.75%) TDD
5 33 (34.38%) Automated Testing
6 32 (33.33%) MVC
6 32 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 23 (23.96%) Pair Programming
8 22 (22.92%) DevOps
8 22 (22.92%) Software Engineering
9 14 (14.58%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (14.58%) E-Commerce
10 13 (13.54%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (13.54%) Microservices
11 12 (12.50%) Line Management
12 11 (11.46%) High Availability
13 10 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (10.42%) Exploratory Testing
13 10 (10.42%) Manual Testing
14 9 (9.38%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 50 (52.08%) C#
2 35 (36.46%) Java
3 22 (22.92%) JavaScript
4 19 (19.79%) SQL
5 17 (17.71%) Scala
6 14 (14.58%) Ruby
7 8 (8.33%) Python
8 3 (3.13%) PHP
9 2 (2.08%) Clojure
9 2 (2.08%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.04%) Go
10 1 (1.04%) Perl
10 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 26 (27.08%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.29%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.17%) ISEB
5 3 (3.13%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (36.46%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (10.42%) Docker
2 1 (1.04%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.17%) ATG
2 4 (4.17%) hybris
3 3 (3.13%) HP
3 3 (3.13%) SAP
4 2 (2.08%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle
4 2 (2.08%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.04%) Apple
5 1 (1.04%) IBM
5 1 (1.04%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.04%) Zend