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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 138 236 273
Rank change year-on-year
+98 +37
Contract jobs citing Kanban 936 600 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.76% 1.03% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.28% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 738 443 314
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £577
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.73 £62.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.73 £62.50 -
% change year-on-year
-10.82% -

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
44125 46854 44293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.77% 80.31% 78.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29124 30464 27427
Median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1091 1262 1199
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 2016.

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
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 27 August 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
England +73 850 £475 +5.55% 274
London +20 417 £500 +6.38% 119
South East +122 201 £450 +12.14% 36
City of London +50 81 £513 +13.88% 24
Yorkshire +41 73 £425 +24.08% 19
Oxfordshire +35 72 £450 +9.09% 9
West Yorkshire +40 64 £425 +24.08% 10
North West +38 62 £475 +15.15% 42
Leeds +31 58 £450 +31.38% 7
Scotland +54 54 £400 +3.55% 7
Oxford +19 52 £400 -3.03% 5
Edinburgh +33 38 £400 +11.11% 3
South West +21 36 £450 +5.88% 24
Surrey +25 35 £465 +16.25% 7
Manchester +12 33 £475 +18.75% 32
Hampshire +17 26 £335 -9.45% 5
Cheshire +17 25 £425 -15.00% 7
Wales +45 23 £500 +61.29% 4
West Midlands -10 23 £475 +15.15% 6
Berkshire +24 22 £394 -1.56% 3
West Sussex +17 20 £475 +11.76% 4
South Wales +38 18 £500 +61.29% 3
Brighton +24 16 £525 -16.00% 1
East Sussex +22 16 £525 -16.00% 1
East of England +2 16 £525 +35.48% 11
Bristol -2 16 £500 +17.64% 5
Newport +13 15 £500 +42.85%
Chester +11 14 £475 +22.58% 1
East Midlands +7 14 £500 +33.33% 13
North East -24 14 £450 - 4

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 with a requirement for Kanban.

1 1559 (93.97%) Agile Software Development
2 1455 (87.70%) Scrum
3 776 (46.78%) TDD
4 774 (46.65%) Java
5 517 (31.16%) BDD
6 418 (25.20%) JavaScript
7 417 (25.14%) Continuous Integration
8 380 (22.91%) HTML
9 344 (20.74%) Web Services
10 319 (19.23%) CSS
11 289 (17.42%) DevOps
12 286 (17.24%) Spring
13 276 (16.64%) SQL
14 275 (16.58%) Jenkins
15 273 (16.46%) Scala
16 267 (16.09%) Finance
17 266 (16.03%) Pair Programming
18 248 (14.95%) Amazon AWS
19 243 (14.65%) Git (software)
19 243 (14.65%) NoSQL
20 226 (13.62%) JIRA
21 221 (13.32%) AngularJS
22 215 (12.96%) MongoDB
23 214 (12.90%) REST
24 209 (12.60%) HTML5
25 206 (12.42%) JSON
25 206 (12.42%) E-Commerce
26 205 (12.36%) User Stories
27 204 (12.30%) Ruby
28 183 (11.03%) RESTful

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
1 113 (6.81%) Confluence
2 94 (5.67%) Tomcat
3 77 (4.64%) Elasticsearch
4 59 (3.56%) CMS
5 49 (2.95%) Apache Spark
6 41 (2.47%) Apache
7 38 (2.29%) IIS
8 24 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
8 24 (1.45%) nginx
9 22 (1.33%) JBoss
9 22 (1.33%) OpenStack
10 17 (1.02%) WebSphere
11 16 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
12 14 (0.84%) GlassFish
12 14 (0.84%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (0.54%) NServiceBus
15 7 (0.42%) GeoServer
16 6 (0.36%) K2 blackpearl
16 6 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (1.51%) MS Visio
2 13 (0.78%) MS Excel
3 9 (0.54%) MS Office
4 8 (0.48%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.42%) PaintShop Pro
6 4 (0.24%) HipChat
6 4 (0.24%) MS Project
7 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.12%) Gliffy
8 2 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.060%) InVision
9 1 (0.060%) Mingle
9 1 (0.060%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 22 (1.33%) Magento
1 22 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.18%) SAP MII
4 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.12%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.060%) Maximo
5 1 (0.060%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.060%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.060%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.060%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.060%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.060%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.060%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.060%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 248 (14.95%) Amazon AWS
2 138 (8.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 127 (7.66%) GitHub
4 49 (2.95%) PaaS
5 46 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
6 45 (2.71%) Amazon EC2
7 38 (2.29%) IaaS
8 19 (1.15%) OpenShift
9 18 (1.08%) Amazon S3
10 16 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
11 15 (0.90%) SaaS
12 14 (0.84%) Amazon Kinesis
12 14 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
13 11 (0.66%) Trello
14 10 (0.60%) CloudBees
15 6 (0.36%) Office 365
16 5 (0.30%) Heroku
17 4 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 4 (0.24%) CloudFront
17 4 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 43 (2.59%) Internet
2 41 (2.47%) HTTP
3 27 (1.63%) TCP/IP
4 15 (0.90%) Firewall
5 14 (0.84%) SSL
6 11 (0.66%) DVB
7 10 (0.60%) Network Security
8 9 (0.54%) LDAP
9 8 (0.48%) Skype
9 8 (0.48%) SSH
10 7 (0.42%) DNS
10 7 (0.42%) Intranet
11 6 (0.36%) VPN
12 5 (0.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 5 (0.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 4 (0.24%) LAN
14 3 (0.18%) HTTPS
14 3 (0.18%) VXLAN
14 3 (0.18%) WAN
14 3 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (14.65%) NoSQL
2 215 (12.96%) MongoDB
3 133 (8.02%) SQL Server
4 128 (7.72%) MySQL
5 95 (5.73%) Hadoop
6 88 (5.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 86 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
8 83 (5.00%) Big Data
9 80 (4.82%) Relational Database
10 54 (3.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 37 (2.23%) Couchbase
12 31 (1.87%) Oracle Database
13 23 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
13 23 (1.39%) RDBMS
14 22 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
15 21 (1.27%) HBase
16 19 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
17 17 (1.02%) Apache Hive
18 16 (0.96%) Neo4j
19 14 (0.84%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 275 (16.58%) Jenkins
2 243 (14.65%) Git (software)
3 226 (13.62%) JIRA
4 179 (10.79%) Cucumber
5 136 (8.20%) Maven
6 126 (7.59%) Selenium
7 118 (7.11%) JUnit
8 93 (5.61%) Subversion
9 74 (4.46%) Mockito
10 64 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 60 (3.62%) Visual Studio
12 57 (3.44%) Gradle
13 43 (2.59%) Spock
14 39 (2.35%) WebDriver
15 38 (2.29%) SoapUI
16 33 (1.99%) Hudson
17 30 (1.81%) Ant
17 30 (1.81%) IntelliJ
18 29 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
18 29 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 267 (16.09%) Finance
2 79 (4.76%) Banking
3 71 (4.28%) Publishing
4 58 (3.50%) Retail
5 39 (2.35%) Marketing
5 39 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 33 (1.99%) Games
7 26 (1.57%) Manufacturing
8 22 (1.33%) Electronics
9 16 (0.96%) Financial Institution
10 15 (0.90%) Legal
11 14 (0.84%) Back Office
11 14 (0.84%) Law
12 11 (0.66%) Advertising
13 9 (0.54%) Front Office
14 8 (0.48%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.36%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.18%) Automotive
16 3 (0.18%) Billing
16 3 (0.18%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 759 (45.75%) Developer
2 387 (23.33%) Java Developer
3 205 (12.36%) Agile Developer
4 175 (10.55%) Analyst
5 153 (9.22%) Senior Developer
6 148 (8.92%) Agile Java Developer
7 143 (8.62%) Scrum Master
8 131 (7.90%) Business Analyst
9 124 (7.47%) Senior Java Developer
10 106 (6.39%) Scala Developer
11 102 (6.15%) Architect
12 86 (5.18%) Agile Business Analyst
13 76 (4.58%) JavaScript Developer
14 72 (4.34%) DevOps Engineer
15 71 (4.28%) AWS Developer
16 61 (3.68%) Project Manager
17 57 (3.44%) HTML Developer
17 57 (3.44%) Senior Agile Developer
18 56 (3.38%) Technical Architect
19 54 (3.25%) Agile Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (22.91%) HTML
2 344 (20.74%) Web Services
3 319 (19.23%) CSS
4 286 (17.24%) Spring
5 221 (13.32%) AngularJS
6 214 (12.90%) REST
7 209 (12.60%) HTML5
8 206 (12.42%) JSON
9 183 (11.03%) RESTful
10 161 (9.70%) XML
11 159 (9.58%) .NET
12 158 (9.52%) Node.js
13 143 (8.62%) J2EE
14 134 (8.08%) CSS3
15 115 (6.93%) SOAP
16 114 (6.87%) Hibernate
17 113 (6.81%) jQuery
18 96 (5.79%) Play Framework
19 77 (4.64%) Sass
20 74 (4.46%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 162 (9.76%) User Experience
2 54 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (2.89%) Computer Science
4 37 (2.23%) Public Cloud
5 35 (2.11%) Mobile App
6 25 (1.51%) Blog
7 21 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (1.27%) Management Information System
7 21 (1.27%) Mathematics
8 16 (0.96%) Video on Demand
9 15 (0.90%) Data Centre
9 15 (0.90%) N-Tier
10 14 (0.84%) Algorithms
10 14 (0.84%) Virtual Team
11 13 (0.78%) Data Structures
11 13 (0.78%) Social Media
12 11 (0.66%) Digital Media
12 11 (0.66%) Fintech
12 11 (0.66%) Smartphone
13 10 (0.60%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 149 (8.98%) Linux
2 45 (2.71%) Unix
3 41 (2.47%) Android
4 40 (2.41%) Apple iOS
5 38 (2.29%) Windows
6 23 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (1.27%) CentOS
8 15 (0.90%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.36%) Fedora
9 6 (0.36%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.30%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.12%) Debian
11 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.060%) SUSE
12 1 (0.060%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.060%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.060%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1559 (93.97%) Agile Software Development
2 1455 (87.70%) Scrum
3 776 (46.78%) TDD
4 517 (31.16%) BDD
5 417 (25.14%) Continuous Integration
6 289 (17.42%) DevOps
7 266 (16.03%) Pair Programming
8 206 (12.42%) E-Commerce
9 205 (12.36%) User Stories
10 176 (10.61%) Continuous Delivery
11 172 (10.37%) Open Source
12 157 (9.46%) Software Engineering
13 154 (9.28%) Automated Testing
14 150 (9.04%) Web Development
15 127 (7.66%) Project Management
16 121 (7.29%) Mentoring
17 120 (7.23%) Coaching
18 119 (7.17%) Microservices
18 119 (7.17%) Waterfall
19 118 (7.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 774 (46.65%) Java
2 418 (25.20%) JavaScript
3 276 (16.64%) SQL
4 273 (16.46%) Scala
5 204 (12.30%) Ruby
6 146 (8.80%) Python
7 141 (8.50%) C#
8 67 (4.04%) PHP
9 56 (3.38%) PL/SQL
10 49 (2.95%) Perl
11 39 (2.35%) PowerShell
12 37 (2.23%) T-SQL
13 32 (1.93%) C++
14 30 (1.81%) C
15 29 (1.75%) Groovy
16 28 (1.69%) Bash Shell
17 24 (1.45%) VB
18 23 (1.39%) VB6
19 16 (0.96%) VB.NET
20 15 (0.90%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 83 (5.00%) Degree
2 71 (4.28%) Security Cleared
3 39 (2.35%) SC Cleared
4 38 (2.29%) ISEB
5 20 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
6 18 (1.08%) ISTQB
7 11 (0.66%) DV Cleared
8 10 (0.60%) PMI Certification
8 10 (0.60%) PMP
9 9 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (0.48%) CISSP
11 6 (0.36%) CITP
12 5 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.24%) MBA
13 4 (0.24%) PhD
13 4 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.24%) SANS
14 2 (0.12%) CCNP
14 2 (0.12%) MCAD
14 2 (0.12%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (8.26%) QA
2 40 (2.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 11 (0.66%) SDET
4 8 (0.48%) COBIT
4 8 (0.48%) SEPA
5 7 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.42%) SLA
6 6 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.18%) WAI
8 2 (0.12%) FATCA
8 2 (0.12%) WCAG
9 1 (0.060%) MiFID
System Software
1 67 (4.04%) Docker
2 34 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.78%) HDFS
4 11 (0.66%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (0.60%) Apache Flume
5 10 (0.60%) vSphere
6 7 (0.42%) GeoWebCache
7 6 (0.36%) NFS
8 5 (0.30%) Squid
8 5 (0.30%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.12%) Xen
11 1 (0.060%) LXC
11 1 (0.060%) Samba
11 1 (0.060%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 99 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
2 84 (5.06%) Puppet
3 46 (2.77%) Ansible
4 12 (0.72%) Nagios
5 9 (0.54%) Terraform
6 8 (0.48%) Grafana
6 8 (0.48%) Graphite
7 7 (0.42%) Graylog
7 7 (0.42%) Kubernetes
8 6 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.36%) Kibana
8 6 (0.36%) StatsD
8 6 (0.36%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.30%) AirWatch
9 5 (0.30%) HAProxy
9 5 (0.30%) Icinga
9 5 (0.30%) Rundeck
10 4 (0.24%) logstash
10 4 (0.24%) Oozie
10 4 (0.24%) Salt
Vendors
1 151 (9.10%) Oracle
2 94 (5.67%) Microsoft
3 51 (3.07%) VMware
4 43 (2.59%) New Relic
5 33 (1.99%) SAP
6 31 (1.87%) Red Hat
7 26 (1.57%) Google
8 20 (1.21%) IBM
8 20 (1.21%) Splunk
9 19 (1.15%) SaltStack
10 18 (1.08%) Talend
11 16 (0.96%) AppDynamics
11 16 (0.96%) Atlassian
11 16 (0.96%) Sitecore
12 14 (0.84%) Rally
13 13 (0.78%) Dynatrace
13 13 (0.78%) Tableau
14 12 (0.72%) HP
15 11 (0.66%) Cisco
15 11 (0.66%) Xamarin
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Energon People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
IntaPeople
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £275.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £565 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £400 per day for 6 months
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Hydrogen
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago