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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 132 196 246
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +50
Contract jobs citing Kanban 950 693 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.92% 1.25% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.54% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 527 379
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £405
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £35.31
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.15 - £29.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 - £41.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £35.31

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
40818 44914 44371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.53% 81.14% 76.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27175 29114 28821
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1346 1227
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.93 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +48 844 £475 +5.55% 251
London +16 432 £500 +8.10% 116
South East +48 102 £450 - 39
Yorkshire +59 99 £450 - 16
City of London +22 69 £500 +11.11% 18
West Yorkshire +42 59 £450 -4.00% 10
Scotland +45 57 £425 +18.05% 3
Leeds +41 54 £450 -4.00% 10
North West +4 52 £450 +2.27% 23
South West +27 44 £400 +8.10% 26
Edinburgh +34 43 £400 +12.67% 3
West Midlands +19 41 £418 -23.95% 16
East of England +15 40 £500 -9.09% 11
Surrey +41 37 £408 -9.44% 4
South Yorkshire +20 35 £525 +23.52% 4
Sheffield +15 33 £525 +23.52% 4
Manchester +7 31 £450 +5.88% 15
Wales +20 29 £475 +53.22% 2
Berkshire +19 27 £450 +20.00% 8
South Wales +27 26 £475 +53.22% 1
North East -22 25 £500 -4.76% 1
Woking +8 24 £395 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -25 24 £500 -4.76% 1
Tyne and Wear -26 24 £500 -4.76% 1
Essex -7 21 £520 -7.55% 1
Coventry +3 20 £413 -25.00% 3
Hertfordshire - 19 £413 - 7
Newport - 17 £475 - 1
Cheshire +13 16 £413 -23.61% 4
Southend-on-Sea +4 15 £520 -5.45% 1

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 1871 (96.44%) Agile Software Development
2 1708 (88.04%) Scrum
3 949 (48.92%) TDD
4 832 (42.89%) Java
5 678 (34.95%) BDD
6 491 (25.31%) Continuous Integration
7 480 (24.74%) JavaScript
8 434 (22.37%) HTML
9 386 (19.90%) Jenkins
10 381 (19.64%) CSS
11 368 (18.97%) Web Services
12 347 (17.89%) DevOps
13 342 (17.63%) Scala
14 340 (17.53%) Git (software)
15 314 (16.19%) Spring
16 313 (16.13%) RESTful
17 305 (15.72%) User Stories
18 303 (15.62%) Amazon AWS
19 299 (15.41%) JIRA
20 282 (14.54%) AngularJS
21 278 (14.33%) REST
22 270 (13.92%) HTML5
23 262 (13.51%) Software Engineering
24 252 (12.99%) MongoDB
24 252 (12.99%) JSON
25 250 (12.89%) SQL
25 250 (12.89%) Finance
26 247 (12.73%) Ruby
27 245 (12.63%) NoSQL
28 243 (12.53%) Pair Programming

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
1 177 (9.12%) Confluence
2 108 (5.57%) Elasticsearch
3 96 (4.95%) Tomcat
4 69 (3.56%) CMS
5 46 (2.37%) Apache
6 43 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
7 42 (2.16%) Apache Spark
8 36 (1.86%) IIS
9 31 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 30 (1.55%) JBoss
11 26 (1.34%) nginx
12 22 (1.13%) WebSphere
13 21 (1.08%) OpenStack
14 14 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
15 12 (0.62%) NServiceBus
15 12 (0.62%) SharePoint
16 11 (0.57%) Apache Solr
16 11 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
17 9 (0.46%) Skype for Business
17 9 (0.46%) WebLogic
Applications
1 33 (1.70%) MS Visio
2 28 (1.44%) MS Excel
3 23 (1.19%) MS Office
4 9 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (0.46%) MS Project
5 8 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.41%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.36%) PaintShop Pro
7 3 (0.15%) HipChat
7 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.10%) Gliffy
9 1 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.052%) InVision
9 1 (0.052%) Mingle
9 1 (0.052%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 19 (0.98%) Magento
2 18 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.15%) SAP MII
6 2 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.10%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.052%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.052%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.052%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 303 (15.62%) Amazon AWS
2 168 (8.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 138 (7.11%) GitHub
4 85 (4.38%) PaaS
5 56 (2.89%) IaaS
6 48 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
7 43 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
8 33 (1.70%) SaaS
9 25 (1.29%) OpenShift
10 24 (1.24%) Amazon S3
11 23 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
12 21 (1.08%) CloudBees
13 18 (0.93%) Amazon Kinesis
13 18 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
14 16 (0.82%) Heroku
15 11 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 9 (0.46%) Trello
17 7 (0.36%) Office 365
18 6 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
19 5 (0.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 85 (4.38%) HTTP
2 35 (1.80%) Internet
3 33 (1.70%) TCP/IP
4 21 (1.08%) Firewall
5 17 (0.88%) LDAP
6 16 (0.82%) SSL
7 15 (0.77%) DNS
8 11 (0.57%) Skype
9 9 (0.46%) Intranet
10 8 (0.41%) DVB
11 6 (0.31%) VXLAN
12 5 (0.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 5 (0.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (0.26%) Network Security
12 5 (0.26%) Reverse Proxy
13 4 (0.21%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (0.21%) LAN
13 4 (0.21%) VPN
13 4 (0.21%) WAN
14 3 (0.15%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (12.99%) MongoDB
2 245 (12.63%) NoSQL
3 141 (7.27%) MySQL
4 134 (6.91%) Apache Cassandra
5 132 (6.80%) SQL Server
6 130 (6.70%) PostgreSQL
7 109 (5.62%) Relational Database
8 90 (4.64%) Hadoop
9 83 (4.28%) Big Data
10 51 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 39 (2.01%) Couchbase
12 28 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
13 26 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
14 25 (1.29%) Oracle Database
15 23 (1.19%) RDBMS
16 17 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
16 17 (0.88%) HBase
16 17 (0.88%) Neo4j
17 14 (0.72%) DB2
18 12 (0.62%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 386 (19.90%) Jenkins
2 340 (17.53%) Git (software)
3 299 (15.41%) JIRA
4 236 (12.16%) Cucumber
5 189 (9.74%) Selenium
6 159 (8.20%) JUnit
7 128 (6.60%) Maven
8 95 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 85 (4.38%) Mockito
10 69 (3.56%) SoapUI
11 59 (3.04%) Subversion
12 58 (2.99%) WebDriver
13 50 (2.58%) Gradle
14 49 (2.53%) Jasmine
14 49 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
14 49 (2.53%) SonarQube
15 46 (2.37%) Spock
15 46 (2.37%) TeamCity
16 42 (2.16%) Visual Studio
17 39 (2.01%) Grunt
General
1 250 (12.89%) Finance
2 104 (5.36%) Retail
3 99 (5.10%) Banking
4 81 (4.18%) Publishing
5 48 (2.47%) Marketing
6 40 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 32 (1.65%) Games
8 22 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.08%) Legal
10 18 (0.93%) Electronics
11 17 (0.88%) Front Office
12 15 (0.77%) Back Office
13 14 (0.72%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.67%) Advertising
15 10 (0.52%) Law
16 9 (0.46%) Automotive
17 8 (0.41%) Investment Banking
18 7 (0.36%) Retail Banking
19 5 (0.26%) Billing
19 5 (0.26%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 857 (44.18%) Developer
2 407 (20.98%) Java Developer
3 217 (11.19%) Analyst
4 182 (9.38%) Scrum Master
5 168 (8.66%) Agile Developer
6 167 (8.61%) Business Analyst
7 139 (7.16%) Architect
8 126 (6.49%) Agile Java Developer
9 118 (6.08%) Senior Developer
10 113 (5.82%) Scala Developer
11 102 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
12 93 (4.79%) Senior Java Developer
13 76 (3.92%) Technical Architect
14 74 (3.81%) .NET Developer
15 68 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
15 68 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
16 64 (3.30%) Agile Scrum Master
17 63 (3.25%) Tester
18 62 (3.20%) AWS Developer
19 56 (2.89%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 434 (22.37%) HTML
2 381 (19.64%) CSS
3 368 (18.97%) Web Services
4 314 (16.19%) Spring
5 313 (16.13%) RESTful
6 282 (14.54%) AngularJS
7 278 (14.33%) REST
8 270 (13.92%) HTML5
9 252 (12.99%) JSON
10 222 (11.44%) Node.js
11 210 (10.82%) .NET
12 191 (9.85%) CSS3
13 149 (7.68%) jQuery
14 142 (7.32%) XML
15 129 (6.65%) J2EE
16 126 (6.49%) SOAP
17 117 (6.03%) Play Framework
18 108 (5.57%) ASP.NET
19 106 (5.46%) React
19 106 (5.46%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 200 (10.31%) User Experience
2 68 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (3.04%) Computer Science
4 52 (2.68%) Mobile App
5 32 (1.65%) Public Cloud
5 32 (1.65%) Virtual Team
6 26 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
7 25 (1.29%) Blog
8 23 (1.19%) Management Information System
9 21 (1.08%) Social Media
10 19 (0.98%) N-Tier
11 17 (0.88%) Semantic Web
12 16 (0.82%) Mathematics
13 15 (0.77%) Equities
14 14 (0.72%) Algorithms
15 13 (0.67%) Data Structures
15 13 (0.67%) Psychology
16 12 (0.62%) Visualisation
17 11 (0.57%) Data Centre
18 10 (0.52%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 207 (10.67%) Linux
2 59 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 51 (2.63%) Windows
4 47 (2.42%) Android
5 41 (2.11%) Unix
6 40 (2.06%) Apple iOS
7 21 (1.08%) CentOS
8 8 (0.41%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.41%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.31%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.26%) Windows Server
11 4 (0.21%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.21%) Fedora
12 3 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.15%) Solaris
13 2 (0.10%) Debian
13 2 (0.10%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.052%) SUSE
14 1 (0.052%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1871 (96.44%) Agile Software Development
2 1708 (88.04%) Scrum
3 949 (48.92%) TDD
4 678 (34.95%) BDD
5 491 (25.31%) Continuous Integration
6 347 (17.89%) DevOps
7 305 (15.72%) User Stories
8 262 (13.51%) Software Engineering
9 243 (12.53%) Pair Programming
10 228 (11.75%) Open Source
11 225 (11.60%) Continuous Delivery
12 208 (10.72%) E-Commerce
13 178 (9.18%) Microservices
13 178 (9.18%) Web Development
14 173 (8.92%) Automated Testing
15 169 (8.71%) Coaching
16 165 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
17 159 (8.20%) Mentoring
18 142 (7.32%) SDLC
19 130 (6.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 832 (42.89%) Java
2 480 (24.74%) JavaScript
3 342 (17.63%) Scala
4 250 (12.89%) SQL
5 247 (12.73%) Ruby
6 202 (10.41%) C#
7 193 (9.95%) Python
8 61 (3.14%) PHP
9 49 (2.53%) Perl
10 47 (2.42%) Groovy
11 36 (1.86%) PowerShell
11 36 (1.86%) T-SQL
12 27 (1.39%) PL/SQL
13 26 (1.34%) C
13 26 (1.34%) C++
13 26 (1.34%) Go
14 21 (1.08%) Bash Shell
15 18 (0.93%) VB.NET
16 14 (0.72%) Shell Script
17 13 (0.67%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 99 (5.10%) Security Cleared
2 86 (4.43%) Degree
3 58 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 38 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 23 (1.19%) ISEB
6 13 (0.67%) DV Cleared
7 9 (0.46%) PMP
8 8 (0.41%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.36%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.26%) CISSP
10 5 (0.26%) PhD
10 5 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.21%) CCNP
11 4 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.21%) MBA
11 4 (0.21%) SANS
12 3 (0.15%) CITP
12 3 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (10.77%) QA
2 39 (2.01%) Disclosure Scotland
3 23 (1.19%) SDET
4 17 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (0.46%) EMIR
5 9 (0.46%) MiFID
5 9 (0.46%) SLA
6 8 (0.41%) SEPA
7 3 (0.15%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.15%) WAI
8 2 (0.10%) WCAG
9 1 (0.052%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.052%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 130 (6.70%) Docker
2 24 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (0.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (0.46%) Apache Flume
6 7 (0.36%) HDFS
6 7 (0.36%) vSphere
7 6 (0.31%) NFS
7 6 (0.31%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.26%) Squid
9 4 (0.21%) LXC
10 3 (0.15%) Xen
11 2 (0.10%) Varnish
12 1 (0.052%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.052%) Samba
12 1 (0.052%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.052%) vCloud
12 1 (0.052%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 116 (5.98%) Opscode Chef
2 113 (5.82%) Puppet
3 62 (3.20%) Ansible
4 20 (1.03%) Kibana
5 16 (0.82%) logstash
6 15 (0.77%) Grafana
7 13 (0.67%) Mesos
8 12 (0.62%) Kubernetes
8 12 (0.62%) Nagios
9 10 (0.52%) Graphite
9 10 (0.52%) HAProxy
9 10 (0.52%) rkt
9 10 (0.52%) Terraform
9 10 (0.52%) ZABBIX
10 7 (0.36%) Graylog
11 6 (0.31%) StatsD
12 5 (0.26%) AirWatch
12 5 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.26%) Icinga
13 4 (0.21%) Oozie
Vendors
1 128 (6.60%) Microsoft
2 120 (6.19%) Oracle
3 66 (3.40%) Atlassian
4 61 (3.14%) New Relic
5 55 (2.84%) Red Hat
6 37 (1.91%) VMware
7 30 (1.55%) SAP
8 24 (1.24%) Google
8 24 (1.24%) Splunk
9 20 (1.03%) Adobe
9 20 (1.03%) AppDynamics
9 20 (1.03%) hybris
10 19 (0.98%) IBM
11 18 (0.93%) Sitecore
12 17 (0.88%) ATG
12 17 (0.88%) SaltStack
13 16 (0.82%) CA Agile Central
14 15 (0.77%) WSO2
15 14 (0.72%) Cisco
16 11 (0.57%) Talend
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