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 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kanban
UK
Rank 136 211 265
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +54
Contract jobs citing Kanban 827 586 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.82% 1.14% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.38% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 453 319
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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
37677 42341 41624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.81% 82.72% 79.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25060 27689 26256
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 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 944 1155 1112
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +72 767 £475 -0.52% 284
London +48 433 £495 -1.00% 126
South East +57 82 £460 +8.23% 53
City of London +35 80 £513 +0.49% 24
Yorkshire +34 51 £444 -6.57% 23
East of England +30 51 £525 +5.00% 13
West Midlands +41 47 £410 -18.00% 19
West Yorkshire +22 37 £410 -13.68% 11
Leeds +12 35 £410 -13.68% 9
North West +3 35 £425 -2.85% 27
South West +12 34 £345 -13.75% 16
Scotland +14 33 £450 +12.50% 4
North East +3 28 £450 -5.26% 2
Essex +17 27 £526 -4.31% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 26 £450 -5.26% 2
Tyne and Wear -1 26 £450 -5.26% 2
Edinburgh +14 21 £438 +9.37% 3
Southend-on-Sea -2 19 £497 -9.59% 2
Surrey +26 18 £405 -19.00% 10
Coventry +10 18 £415 -19.02% 3
Wales +24 16 £450 +44.00% 4
Hampshire +17 15 £475 +8.57% 15
South Wales +31 14 £418 +33.60% 1
Hertfordshire +2 14 £525 +5.00% 5
Manchester -6 14 £425 -5.55% 25
Sheffield +12 12 £475 - 6
South Yorkshire +11 12 £475 +11.76% 6
Glasgow +5 12 £500 +36.05%
Berkshire +7 11 £480 +37.14% 7
Bristol +6 11 £320 -16.06% 6

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1759 (96.86%) Agile Software Development
2 1583 (87.17%) Scrum
3 932 (51.32%) TDD
4 720 (39.65%) Java
5 681 (37.50%) BDD
6 464 (25.55%) Continuous Integration
7 413 (22.74%) JavaScript
8 365 (20.10%) Git (software)
9 360 (19.82%) HTML
10 340 (18.72%) Jenkins
11 335 (18.45%) DevOps
12 332 (18.28%) CSS
13 324 (17.84%) JIRA
14 315 (17.35%) User Stories
15 307 (16.91%) RESTful
16 299 (16.46%) Scala
17 274 (15.09%) Software Engineering
18 258 (14.21%) Spring
18 258 (14.21%) Continuous Delivery
19 256 (14.10%) Web Services
20 244 (13.44%) HTML5
21 232 (12.78%) REST
22 228 (12.56%) Selenium
23 223 (12.28%) QA
24 219 (12.06%) Node.js
25 218 (12.00%) AngularJS
26 216 (11.89%) Finance
27 215 (11.84%) Linux
28 214 (11.78%) Confluence
29 213 (11.73%) Amazon AWS

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
1 214 (11.78%) Confluence
2 55 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
3 52 (2.86%) Apache
4 51 (2.81%) Tomcat
5 46 (2.53%) Apache Spark
6 35 (1.93%) CMS
7 32 (1.76%) Cloud Foundry
8 30 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 28 (1.54%) OpenStack
10 25 (1.38%) JBoss
11 21 (1.16%) SharePoint
12 15 (0.83%) nginx
13 14 (0.77%) IIS
14 11 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
14 11 (0.61%) WebSphere
15 9 (0.50%) NServiceBus
16 8 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
17 7 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 6 (0.33%) Apache Solr
18 6 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (1.87%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.60%) MS Visio
3 19 (1.05%) MS Office
4 16 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 15 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.72%) MS Project
7 6 (0.33%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.28%) HipChat
9 4 (0.22%) Gliffy
10 2 (0.11%) PaintShop Pro
11 1 (0.055%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 24 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.39%) Magento
4 6 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.11%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.055%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.055%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.055%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.055%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 213 (11.73%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 72 (3.96%) PaaS
4 60 (3.30%) GitHub
5 49 (2.70%) IaaS
6 32 (1.76%) SaaS
7 31 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
9 19 (1.05%) Heroku
10 15 (0.83%) OpenShift
11 12 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 12 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
11 12 (0.66%) CloudBees
12 11 (0.61%) Amazon Kinesis
12 11 (0.61%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.55%) Basecamp
14 9 (0.50%) Office 365
15 8 (0.44%) Slack
15 8 (0.44%) Trello
16 7 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 100 (5.51%) HTTP
2 38 (2.09%) TCP/IP
3 29 (1.60%) Internet
4 27 (1.49%) SSL
5 24 (1.32%) DNS
6 16 (0.88%) LDAP
7 12 (0.66%) Firewall
8 10 (0.55%) Intranet
9 9 (0.50%) Kerberos
10 7 (0.39%) RTP
10 7 (0.39%) RTSP
10 7 (0.39%) WAN
11 6 (0.33%) Network Security
11 6 (0.33%) Reverse Proxy
11 6 (0.33%) Skype
12 5 (0.28%) VPN
12 5 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.22%) LAN
13 4 (0.22%) SSH
14 3 (0.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (10.35%) NoSQL
2 176 (9.69%) MongoDB
3 155 (8.54%) MySQL
4 121 (6.66%) PostgreSQL
5 118 (6.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 93 (5.12%) Relational Database
6 93 (5.12%) SQL Server
7 74 (4.07%) Big Data
7 74 (4.07%) Hadoop
8 23 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 21 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (1.10%) RDBMS
11 17 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
12 14 (0.77%) Oracle Database
13 13 (0.72%) Neo4j
14 12 (0.66%) SQLite
15 11 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
16 10 (0.55%) DB2
16 10 (0.55%) Redis
16 10 (0.55%) Riak
Development Applications
1 365 (20.10%) Git (software)
2 340 (18.72%) Jenkins
3 324 (17.84%) JIRA
4 228 (12.56%) Selenium
5 208 (11.45%) Cucumber
6 123 (6.77%) JUnit
7 100 (5.51%) Maven
8 96 (5.29%) WebDriver
9 92 (5.07%) Team Foundation Server
10 68 (3.74%) SoapUI
10 68 (3.74%) Subversion
11 59 (3.25%) Jasmine
12 56 (3.08%) Grunt
13 54 (2.97%) Mockito
13 54 (2.97%) TeamCity
14 47 (2.59%) Gradle
15 42 (2.31%) SpecFlow
16 38 (2.09%) JBehave
16 38 (2.09%) Octopus Deploy
17 36 (1.98%) gulp
General
1 216 (11.89%) Finance
2 96 (5.29%) Banking
3 89 (4.90%) Retail
4 65 (3.58%) Marketing
5 52 (2.86%) Publishing
6 48 (2.64%) Games
7 46 (2.53%) Telecoms
8 24 (1.32%) Electronics
8 24 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 15 (0.83%) Legal
10 14 (0.77%) Back Office
10 14 (0.77%) Front Office
11 12 (0.66%) Advertising
12 11 (0.61%) Automotive
13 10 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.50%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.39%) Online Betting
16 5 (0.28%) Law
16 5 (0.28%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 737 (40.58%) Developer
2 325 (17.90%) Java Developer
3 202 (11.12%) Analyst
4 197 (10.85%) Scrum Master
5 147 (8.09%) Business Analyst
6 131 (7.21%) Architect
7 117 (6.44%) Agile Developer
8 107 (5.89%) Senior Developer
9 92 (5.07%) Tester
10 89 (4.90%) Scala Developer
11 87 (4.79%) Agile Business Analyst
12 86 (4.74%) Agile Java Developer
13 82 (4.52%) .NET Developer
14 71 (3.91%) Agile Coach
14 71 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
15 70 (3.85%) Technical Architect
16 65 (3.58%) JavaScript Developer
17 62 (3.41%) C# Developer
18 61 (3.36%) Agile Scrum Master
19 59 (3.25%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 360 (19.82%) HTML
2 332 (18.28%) CSS
3 307 (16.91%) RESTful
4 258 (14.21%) Spring
5 256 (14.10%) Web Services
6 244 (13.44%) HTML5
7 232 (12.78%) REST
8 219 (12.06%) Node.js
9 218 (12.00%) AngularJS
10 194 (10.68%) .NET
11 178 (9.80%) JSON
12 167 (9.20%) CSS3
13 145 (7.98%) jQuery
14 111 (6.11%) React
15 103 (5.67%) Hibernate
16 99 (5.45%) Gherkin
17 98 (5.40%) ASP.NET
18 97 (5.34%) Sass
19 96 (5.29%) XML
20 89 (4.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 177 (9.75%) User Experience
2 65 (3.58%) Mobile App
3 55 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (2.75%) Virtual Team
5 41 (2.26%) Computer Science
6 34 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (1.76%) Social Media
8 17 (0.94%) Equities
8 17 (0.94%) iPad
9 14 (0.77%) Public Cloud
10 12 (0.66%) Blog
10 12 (0.66%) Data Centre
11 11 (0.61%) Management Information System
12 10 (0.55%) Algorithms
12 10 (0.55%) Derivative
12 10 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
12 10 (0.55%) Online Games
12 10 (0.55%) Semantic Web
12 10 (0.55%) Video on Demand
13 9 (0.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 215 (11.84%) Linux
2 65 (3.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 57 (3.14%) Android
4 45 (2.48%) Windows
5 42 (2.31%) Apple iOS
6 38 (2.09%) Unix
7 15 (0.83%) CoreOS
7 15 (0.83%) Ubuntu
8 14 (0.77%) CentOS
9 7 (0.39%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.39%) Windows Server
10 5 (0.28%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.22%) Fedora
12 3 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.17%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.17%) Solaris
12 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.055%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.055%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1759 (96.86%) Agile Software Development
2 1583 (87.17%) Scrum
3 932 (51.32%) TDD
4 681 (37.50%) BDD
5 464 (25.55%) Continuous Integration
6 335 (18.45%) DevOps
7 315 (17.35%) User Stories
8 274 (15.09%) Software Engineering
9 258 (14.21%) Continuous Delivery
10 207 (11.40%) Microservices
11 204 (11.23%) Open Source
12 199 (10.96%) Coaching
13 185 (10.19%) E-Commerce
14 182 (10.02%) Pair Programming
15 180 (9.91%) Automated Testing
16 170 (9.36%) Continuous Improvement
17 164 (9.03%) Mentoring
18 147 (8.09%) OO
19 140 (7.71%) Test Automation
20 139 (7.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 720 (39.65%) Java
2 413 (22.74%) JavaScript
3 299 (16.46%) Scala
4 192 (10.57%) Python
5 183 (10.08%) C#
6 178 (9.80%) Ruby
7 167 (9.20%) SQL
8 71 (3.91%) Groovy
9 49 (2.70%) PHP
10 48 (2.64%) Perl
11 32 (1.76%) Shell Script
12 29 (1.60%) Go
13 27 (1.49%) Bash Shell
13 27 (1.49%) ES6
13 27 (1.49%) T-SQL
14 24 (1.32%) PowerShell
15 23 (1.27%) C
16 16 (0.88%) C++
17 12 (0.66%) PL/SQL
17 12 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 105 (5.78%) Security Cleared
2 68 (3.74%) SC Cleared
3 65 (3.58%) Degree
4 33 (1.82%) ISEB
5 30 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 23 (1.27%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.44%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.44%) PMP
8 6 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.33%) PhD
9 5 (0.28%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.11%) CCNP
11 2 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.055%) MCAD
12 1 (0.055%) MCP
12 1 (0.055%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 223 (12.28%) QA
2 27 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
3 20 (1.10%) SDET
4 16 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.55%) MiFID
6 9 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
6 9 (0.50%) EMIR
7 6 (0.33%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.22%) PMBOK
8 4 (0.22%) SLA
9 3 (0.17%) PMO
10 1 (0.055%) COBIT
10 1 (0.055%) GDPR
10 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.055%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.055%) SEPA
System Software
1 192 (10.57%) Docker
2 26 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.83%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.44%) HDFS
5 7 (0.39%) vCloud
6 6 (0.33%) vSphere
7 5 (0.28%) LXC
7 5 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.22%) NFS
8 4 (0.22%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.055%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.055%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.055%) Squid
10 1 (0.055%) Varnish
10 1 (0.055%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.055%) Xen
Systems Management
1 93 (5.12%) Puppet
2 88 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (3.41%) Ansible
4 24 (1.32%) Kubernetes
5 23 (1.27%) Kibana
6 21 (1.16%) Mesos
6 21 (1.16%) Terraform
7 18 (0.99%) logstash
8 15 (0.83%) Grafana
9 14 (0.77%) rkt
10 13 (0.72%) ZABBIX
11 10 (0.55%) Nagios
12 7 (0.39%) HAProxy
12 7 (0.39%) Salt
13 6 (0.33%) Packer
13 6 (0.33%) Rancher
14 5 (0.28%) Graphite
14 5 (0.28%) OpenIDM
15 4 (0.22%) Control-M
15 4 (0.22%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 130 (7.16%) Microsoft
2 99 (5.45%) Oracle
3 97 (5.34%) Atlassian
4 59 (3.25%) Red Hat
5 54 (2.97%) New Relic
6 37 (2.04%) VMware
7 32 (1.76%) SAP
8 27 (1.49%) Splunk
9 26 (1.43%) Adobe
10 21 (1.16%) WSO2
11 17 (0.94%) hybris
12 14 (0.77%) AppDynamics
12 14 (0.77%) IBM
12 14 (0.77%) SaltStack
13 13 (0.72%) ATG
13 13 (0.72%) Google
14 12 (0.66%) Zend
15 10 (0.55%) ForgeRock
15 10 (0.55%) Sitecore
16 9 (0.50%) WorldPay
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £475 - £550 per day + 6 Month Contract
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified £Negotiable/Flexible
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 hours ago
Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550.00 - £570.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £570.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £330 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £435.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle, County Down
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £160 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £375 - £440 per day + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Mane Contract Services Limited
Rate: £350 - £430 per day
Posted: 4 days ago