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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 118 137 106
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -31
Contract jobs citing Kanban 26 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.86% 0.31% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.42% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 14
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £442 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
2431 2405 1849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 80.84% 75.27% 74.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1710 1594 1163
Average daily rate £375 £407 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.86% +8.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 108 99
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.40 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +34.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £15.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 10 £340 -2.85% 2
Gloucestershire +9 6 £388 -3.12% 15
Somerset - 5 £500 - 1
Wiltshire +1 3 £325 -7.14% 1
Kanban
England

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (97.92%) Scrum
3 27 (56.25%) TDD
3 27 (56.25%) BDD
4 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 15 (31.25%) .NET
6 14 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
7 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
8 12 (25.00%) HTML
8 12 (25.00%) MVC
8 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (25.00%) DevOps
9 11 (22.92%) RESTful
9 11 (22.92%) Automated Testing
9 11 (22.92%) Java
9 11 (22.92%) Web Services
10 10 (20.83%) CSS
10 10 (20.83%) C#
10 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
11 9 (18.75%) Spring
11 9 (18.75%) Ruby
11 9 (18.75%) OO
11 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
11 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (18.75%) Cucumber
12 8 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
12 8 (16.67%) Moq
12 8 (16.67%) SpecFlow

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (8.33%) JBoss
2 3 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.17%) Confluence
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) HipChat
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.17%) Office 365
3 2 (4.17%) Symantec.cloud
4 1 (2.08%) SaaS
4 1 (2.08%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) Internet
2 3 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (2.08%) DHCP
3 1 (2.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Cucumber
2 8 (16.67%) Moq
2 8 (16.67%) NUnit
2 8 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.42%) JIRA
5 4 (8.33%) Maven
6 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 3 (6.25%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.17%) Mercurial
7 2 (4.17%) Selenium
7 2 (4.17%) Subversion
8 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.08%) Axure RP
8 1 (2.08%) Gradle
8 1 (2.08%) JMeter
8 1 (2.08%) JUnit
8 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Back Office
2 1 (2.08%) Banking
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Developer
2 9 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) AWS Software Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Agile Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Scrum Master
6 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Android Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Development Manager
7 4 (8.33%) iOS Developer
7 4 (8.33%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Administrator
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) .NET
2 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
3 12 (25.00%) HTML
4 11 (22.92%) RESTful
4 11 (22.92%) Web Services
5 10 (20.83%) CSS
6 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (18.75%) Spring
7 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 8 (16.67%) Gherkin
7 8 (16.67%) MSMQ
7 8 (16.67%) WCF
8 7 (14.58%) SOAP
9 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 6 (12.50%) Entity Framework
9 6 (12.50%) Hibernate
9 6 (12.50%) NHibernate
10 4 (8.33%) Android SDK
10 4 (8.33%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Android
2 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.17%) CentOS
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (97.92%) Scrum
3 27 (56.25%) BDD
3 27 (56.25%) TDD
4 14 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (25.00%) DevOps
5 12 (25.00%) MVC
6 11 (22.92%) Automated Testing
7 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
8 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
8 9 (18.75%) OO
9 8 (16.67%) OOP
10 6 (12.50%) ITIL
11 5 (10.42%) Coaching
11 5 (10.42%) Project Management
12 4 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
12 4 (8.33%) Android Development
12 4 (8.33%) iOS Development
12 4 (8.33%) Mobile Development
12 4 (8.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.92%) Java
3 10 (20.83%) C#
4 9 (18.75%) Ruby
5 8 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.25%) Python
7 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.25%) Puppet
2 2 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.08%) Ansible
3 1 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Apple
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.33%) Xamarin
2 3 (6.25%) HP
2 3 (6.25%) VMware
3 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.17%) Symantec
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) New Relic
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Zend