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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Kanban
Rank 130 105 118
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +13
Contract jobs citing Kanban 10 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.77% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 1.08% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 4
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£400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2310 1760 1762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.39% 71.78% 70.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1561 1127 1105
Average daily rate £413 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 98 95
Average hourly rate £36.40 £27.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.81% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £12.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £35.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kanban across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Bristol -5 5 £350 +7.69% 7
Gloucestershire - 3 £400 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £350 - 1
Somerset - - - -
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - - 2
Kanban
England

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 18 (94.74%) Scrum
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) Linux
4 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 7 (36.84%) DevOps
6 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
6 6 (31.58%) DTV
6 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
6 6 (31.58%) TDD
6 6 (31.58%) Spring
7 5 (26.32%) Ruby
7 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
7 5 (26.32%) Electronics
7 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
7 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
7 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
7 5 (26.32%) Python
7 5 (26.32%) Perl
7 5 (26.32%) PHP
8 4 (21.05%) SAP
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
8 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
8 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
8 4 (21.05%) Fedora
8 4 (21.05%) SAP Oil and Gas

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) JBoss
2 3 (15.79%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) Mule
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 2 (10.53%) DVB
3 2 (10.53%) DLNA
4 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Hazelcast
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Hudson
2 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
2 1 (5.26%) jMock
2 1 (5.26%) WATIR
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 5 (26.32%) Electronics
1 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
1 4 (21.05%) Architect
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) PMO Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Development Manager
3 1 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Spring
2 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) RESTful
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) Middleware
4 3 (15.79%) J2EE
5 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) .NET
5 2 (10.53%) SOAP
5 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Akka
6 1 (5.26%) Play Framework
6 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (5.26%) JNI
6 1 (5.26%) Ajax
6 1 (5.26%) JSTL
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) DTV
2 2 (10.53%) MPEG
2 2 (10.53%) Video on Demand
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) STB
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Fedora
2 4 (21.05%) CentOS
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) zOS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Scrum
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (36.84%) DevOps
4 6 (31.58%) TDD
5 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
6 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
6 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (15.79%) BDD
8 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (10.53%) OO
8 2 (10.53%) DSDM
8 2 (10.53%) DRM
8 2 (10.53%) MVC
8 2 (10.53%) Migration
8 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
8 2 (10.53%) Release Management
8 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
8 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) Bash Shell
4 5 (26.32%) Ruby
4 5 (26.32%) Python
4 5 (26.32%) Perl
4 5 (26.32%) PHP
5 3 (15.79%) C++
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) Scala
7 1 (5.26%) PHP5
7 1 (5.26%) Groovy
7 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.26%) C#
7 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
1 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) SAP
1 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.26%) Trapeze
2 1 (5.26%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle