The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kanban
UK
Rank 139 215 271
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +56
Contract jobs citing Kanban 818 559 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.82% 1.12% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.37% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 420 314
Median daily rate £475 £488 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £606 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +77.77%
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 across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36876 40874 39156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.21% 81.75% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 24455 26538 25225
Median daily rate £450 £425 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1196 1034
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% +53.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Kanban within the UK.

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Kanban
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Kanban within the UK.

Kanban Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Kanban
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Kanban Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Kanban
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +68 743 £475 -5.00% 244
London +52 433 £500 - 104
South East +50 80 £450 +7.46% 34
City of London +45 68 £500 -8.04% 15
Yorkshire +36 50 £450 -10.00% 24
West Midlands +18 44 £413 -25.00% 12
South West +25 41 £353 -9.03% 30
Scotland +39 40 £450 +28.57% 4
East of England +19 37 £500 -9.09% 11
West Yorkshire +26 35 £410 -18.00% 15
Leeds +27 33 £410 -18.00% 13
North West +9 31 £450 -2.70% 23
Surrey +46 30 £425 +3.03% 6
Edinburgh +22 24 £413 +17.85% 3
Essex +2 21 £536 -6.73% 3
Berkshire +20 20 £475 +31.03% 7
Coventry +1 20 £424 -22.90% 3
North East -16 18 £488 -2.50% 1
Tyne and Wear -19 17 £488 -2.50% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -22 17 £488 -2.50% 1
Woking - 17 £450 -
Glasgow +25 16 £500 +36.05%
Wales +14 15 £450 +45.16% 5
South Wales +17 14 £438 +41.12% 3
Hertfordshire +9 14 £450 -5.26% 8
Sheffield +5 14 £500 +11.11% 3
South Yorkshire +3 14 £500 +11.11% 3
Southend-on-Sea -2 13 £520 -5.45%
West Sussex +5 12 £410 -25.45% 2
Bristol +7 11 £450 +32.35% 5

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 with a requirement for Kanban.

1 1840 (96.23%) Agile Software Development
2 1678 (87.76%) Scrum
3 971 (50.78%) TDD
4 794 (41.53%) Java
5 708 (37.03%) BDD
6 495 (25.89%) Continuous Integration
7 466 (24.37%) JavaScript
8 423 (22.12%) HTML
9 392 (20.50%) Jenkins
10 380 (19.87%) CSS
11 368 (19.25%) Git (software)
12 362 (18.93%) DevOps
13 327 (17.10%) RESTful
14 319 (16.68%) Scala
15 312 (16.32%) JIRA
16 309 (16.16%) Web Services
17 307 (16.06%) User Stories
18 297 (15.53%) Spring
19 286 (14.96%) Software Engineering
20 282 (14.75%) HTML5
20 282 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
21 268 (14.02%) REST
22 261 (13.65%) AngularJS
23 243 (12.71%) Cucumber
23 243 (12.71%) Continuous Delivery
24 241 (12.60%) Linux
25 229 (11.98%) Selenium
26 226 (11.82%) Open Source
26 226 (11.82%) Ruby
27 224 (11.72%) JSON

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 191 (9.99%) Confluence
2 82 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 79 (4.13%) Elasticsearch
4 58 (3.03%) Apache
4 58 (3.03%) CMS
5 46 (2.41%) Apache Spark
6 42 (2.20%) Cloud Foundry
7 33 (1.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 32 (1.67%) JBoss
9 26 (1.36%) IIS
9 26 (1.36%) OpenStack
10 20 (1.05%) nginx
11 17 (0.89%) NServiceBus
12 15 (0.78%) SharePoint
13 12 (0.63%) WebSphere
14 11 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
16 7 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 7 (0.37%) Documentum
16 7 (0.37%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 34 (1.78%) MS Excel
2 30 (1.57%) MS Visio
3 23 (1.20%) MS Office
4 13 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (0.58%) MS Project
6 10 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.37%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.26%) PaintShop Pro
9 4 (0.21%) Gliffy
10 3 (0.16%) HipChat
10 3 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.052%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 24 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (0.78%) Magento
3 9 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.10%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.052%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.052%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 282 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 107 (5.60%) GitHub
4 68 (3.56%) PaaS
5 48 (2.51%) IaaS
6 34 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
7 31 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
8 29 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
8 29 (1.52%) SaaS
9 23 (1.20%) Heroku
9 23 (1.20%) OpenShift
10 20 (1.05%) CloudBees
11 18 (0.94%) Amazon S3
12 15 (0.78%) Amazon Kinesis
12 15 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
13 13 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 10 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
15 9 (0.47%) Office 365
15 9 (0.47%) Trello
16 7 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (5.13%) HTTP
2 35 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 34 (1.78%) Internet
4 18 (0.94%) SSL
5 16 (0.84%) Firewall
5 16 (0.84%) LDAP
6 14 (0.73%) DNS
7 11 (0.58%) Intranet
8 7 (0.37%) Network Security
8 7 (0.37%) RTP
8 7 (0.37%) RTSP
8 7 (0.37%) Skype
8 7 (0.37%) VPN
8 7 (0.37%) WAN
9 6 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
9 6 (0.31%) VXLAN
10 5 (0.26%) DVB
10 5 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.21%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.21%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (11.51%) MongoDB
2 216 (11.30%) NoSQL
3 166 (8.68%) MySQL
4 137 (7.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 134 (7.01%) PostgreSQL
6 111 (5.81%) Relational Database
7 103 (5.39%) SQL Server
8 80 (4.18%) Hadoop
9 78 (4.08%) Big Data
10 31 (1.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 28 (1.46%) RDBMS
12 23 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
13 22 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
14 21 (1.10%) Couchbase
15 18 (0.94%) Oracle Database
16 13 (0.68%) Neo4j
16 13 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
17 12 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
17 12 (0.63%) HBase
18 11 (0.58%) DB2
Development Applications
1 392 (20.50%) Jenkins
2 368 (19.25%) Git (software)
3 312 (16.32%) JIRA
4 243 (12.71%) Cucumber
5 229 (11.98%) Selenium
6 133 (6.96%) JUnit
7 117 (6.12%) Maven
8 95 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
9 81 (4.24%) WebDriver
10 70 (3.66%) Subversion
11 68 (3.56%) SoapUI
12 65 (3.40%) Mockito
13 60 (3.14%) Jasmine
14 56 (2.93%) Grunt
15 53 (2.77%) Gradle
16 50 (2.62%) TeamCity
17 44 (2.30%) Octopus Deploy
17 44 (2.30%) SonarQube
18 39 (2.04%) SpecFlow
19 38 (1.99%) gulp
General
1 210 (10.98%) Finance
2 95 (4.97%) Retail
3 87 (4.55%) Banking
4 68 (3.56%) Publishing
5 59 (3.09%) Marketing
6 49 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 42 (2.20%) Games
8 24 (1.26%) Electronics
8 24 (1.26%) Manufacturing
9 16 (0.84%) Front Office
9 16 (0.84%) Legal
10 12 (0.63%) Advertising
10 12 (0.63%) Back Office
11 9 (0.47%) Automotive
11 9 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.47%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.37%) Law
13 6 (0.31%) Online Betting
14 5 (0.26%) Billing
15 4 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 837 (43.78%) Developer
2 378 (19.77%) Java Developer
3 210 (10.98%) Scrum Master
4 195 (10.20%) Analyst
5 146 (7.64%) Business Analyst
6 137 (7.17%) Agile Developer
7 133 (6.96%) Architect
8 114 (5.96%) Senior Developer
9 109 (5.70%) Scala Developer
10 102 (5.33%) Agile Java Developer
11 91 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
12 84 (4.39%) Senior Java Developer
12 84 (4.39%) Tester
13 82 (4.29%) .NET Developer
14 72 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
15 71 (3.71%) Agile Scrum Master
16 70 (3.66%) Technical Architect
17 64 (3.35%) Agile Coach
17 64 (3.35%) C# Developer
18 60 (3.14%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 423 (22.12%) HTML
2 380 (19.87%) CSS
3 327 (17.10%) RESTful
4 309 (16.16%) Web Services
5 297 (15.53%) Spring
6 282 (14.75%) HTML5
7 268 (14.02%) REST
8 261 (13.65%) AngularJS
9 224 (11.72%) JSON
10 217 (11.35%) Node.js
11 203 (10.62%) .NET
12 194 (10.15%) CSS3
13 170 (8.89%) jQuery
14 121 (6.33%) XML
15 114 (5.96%) React
15 114 (5.96%) SOAP
16 110 (5.75%) Sass
17 107 (5.60%) Hibernate
18 105 (5.49%) Play Framework
19 103 (5.39%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 191 (9.99%) User Experience
2 71 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (3.40%) Mobile App
4 49 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 48 (2.51%) Virtual Team
6 33 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
7 29 (1.52%) Social Media
8 22 (1.15%) Visualisation
9 16 (0.84%) Public Cloud
10 15 (0.78%) Blog
11 14 (0.73%) Algorithms
11 14 (0.73%) Equities
12 13 (0.68%) iPad
12 13 (0.68%) Mathematics
13 12 (0.63%) MPEG
13 12 (0.63%) N-Tier
14 10 (0.52%) Data Centre
14 10 (0.52%) Digital Media
14 10 (0.52%) Management Information System
14 10 (0.52%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 241 (12.60%) Linux
2 64 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 55 (2.88%) Windows
4 54 (2.82%) Android
5 47 (2.46%) Apple iOS
6 44 (2.30%) Unix
7 21 (1.10%) CentOS
8 8 (0.42%) Windows Server
9 7 (0.37%) CoreOS
9 7 (0.37%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.31%) Fedora
10 6 (0.31%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.26%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.16%) Solaris
12 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.10%) Debian
14 1 (0.052%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.052%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1840 (96.23%) Agile Software Development
2 1678 (87.76%) Scrum
3 971 (50.78%) TDD
4 708 (37.03%) BDD
5 495 (25.89%) Continuous Integration
6 362 (18.93%) DevOps
7 307 (16.06%) User Stories
8 286 (14.96%) Software Engineering
9 243 (12.71%) Continuous Delivery
10 226 (11.82%) Open Source
11 220 (11.51%) Pair Programming
12 201 (10.51%) Automated Testing
13 200 (10.46%) Microservices
14 198 (10.36%) E-Commerce
15 184 (9.62%) Coaching
16 164 (8.58%) Mentoring
17 160 (8.37%) Web Development
18 154 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
19 138 (7.22%) OO
20 137 (7.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 794 (41.53%) Java
2 466 (24.37%) JavaScript
3 319 (16.68%) Scala
4 226 (11.82%) Ruby
5 208 (10.88%) SQL
6 201 (10.51%) Python
7 199 (10.41%) C#
8 61 (3.19%) PHP
9 56 (2.93%) Perl
10 53 (2.77%) Groovy
11 33 (1.73%) Shell Script
12 32 (1.67%) T-SQL
13 30 (1.57%) PowerShell
14 28 (1.46%) C
15 26 (1.36%) Bash Shell
15 26 (1.36%) Go
16 19 (0.99%) C++
16 19 (0.99%) ES6
17 15 (0.78%) PL/SQL
18 11 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 116 (6.07%) Security Cleared
2 74 (3.87%) Degree
3 71 (3.71%) SC Cleared
4 38 (1.99%) BPSS Clearance
5 23 (1.20%) ISEB
6 16 (0.84%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.68%) DV Cleared
8 10 (0.52%) PMP
9 9 (0.47%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.31%) PhD
11 4 (0.21%) CCNP
11 4 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.21%) CISSP
11 4 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.21%) SANS
12 3 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.10%) CITP
13 2 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 219 (11.45%) QA
2 32 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 22 (1.15%) SDET
4 19 (0.99%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (0.47%) EMIR
5 9 (0.47%) MiFID
6 6 (0.31%) SLA
7 4 (0.21%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.10%) WAI
9 2 (0.10%) WCAG
10 1 (0.052%) COBIT
10 1 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.052%) SEPA
System Software
1 177 (9.26%) Docker
2 32 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.78%) Active Directory
4 14 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (0.52%) HDFS
6 9 (0.47%) VirtualBox
7 8 (0.42%) vSphere
8 5 (0.26%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.21%) LXC
10 3 (0.16%) Xen
11 2 (0.10%) NFS
11 2 (0.10%) vCloud
12 1 (0.052%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.052%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.052%) Squid
12 1 (0.052%) Varnish
12 1 (0.052%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 113 (5.91%) Puppet
2 103 (5.39%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (3.45%) Ansible
4 24 (1.26%) Kubernetes
5 22 (1.15%) Kibana
6 18 (0.94%) logstash
7 15 (0.78%) Mesos
7 15 (0.78%) Terraform
7 15 (0.78%) ZABBIX
8 13 (0.68%) Grafana
9 12 (0.63%) Nagios
9 12 (0.63%) rkt
10 7 (0.37%) HAProxy
10 7 (0.37%) Salt
11 6 (0.31%) Rancher
12 5 (0.26%) Graphite
13 4 (0.21%) Control-M
13 4 (0.21%) Packer
14 3 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
14 3 (0.16%) WMI
Vendors
1 128 (6.69%) Microsoft
2 103 (5.39%) Oracle
3 83 (4.34%) Atlassian
4 56 (2.93%) Red Hat
5 55 (2.88%) New Relic
6 45 (2.35%) VMware
7 31 (1.62%) SAP
8 30 (1.57%) Splunk
9 28 (1.46%) Google
10 24 (1.26%) Adobe
11 21 (1.10%) hybris
12 19 (0.99%) WSO2
13 18 (0.94%) ATG
13 18 (0.94%) CA Agile Central
13 18 (0.94%) SaltStack
14 16 (0.84%) IBM
14 16 (0.84%) Sitecore
15 12 (0.63%) AppDynamics
15 12 (0.63%) Zend
16 11 (0.58%) Cisco
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Premier IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £175 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Intelletec
Rate: From £300 to £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £750 per day + Expenses
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Vesta Consulting
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleetwood, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £50,000 - £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago