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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 174 228 270
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +42
Contract jobs citing Kanban 810 580 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.50% 1.02% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 1.27% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 424 311
Median daily rate £475 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.74% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £339 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £591 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.73 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.73 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+59.23% -

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
44570 45659 42979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.76% 79.96% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29477 29618 26643
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1040 1201 1204
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.60 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% +14.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +45 728 £475 +5.55% 251
London +14 359 £503 +8.64% 139
South East +114 177 £450 +12.50% 37
Scotland +54 66 £388 +7.63% 8
City of London +31 62 £525 +16.66% 22
Yorkshire +28 60 £450 +20.00% 8
Oxfordshire +34 55 £450 +11.80% 13
North West +18 54 £475 -4.04% 28
West Yorkshire +30 53 £438 +16.66% 7
Leeds +32 49 £450 +16.12% 5
Edinburgh +25 42 £375 +4.16% 5
Surrey +24 39 £465 +11.71% 6
Oxford +13 39 £400 -0.62% 7
Cheshire +9 26 £475 -5.00% 4
South West -3 26 £450 +11.80% 20
Manchester +10 24 £475 +18.75% 24
West Sussex +16 22 £500 - 2
Hampshire +6 22 £335 -7.58% 8
Chester +10 20 £475 +22.58% 1
West Midlands -8 20 £330 -24.57% 6
Berkshire +17 17 £373 -6.87% 3
Glasgow +16 16 £413 - 2
Worthing - 16 £500 -
East of England -12 15 £494 +31.66% 7
Brighton +20 14 £525 -16.00% 2
East Sussex +19 14 £525 -16.00% 2
East Midlands +10 13 £463 +12.12% 4
Bristol +3 13 £475 +11.76% 5
Wales +28 12 £500 +42.85% 3
Staines - 11 £420 - 1

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1485 (94.47%) Agile Software Development
2 1375 (87.47%) Scrum
3 751 (47.77%) Java
4 739 (47.01%) TDD
5 495 (31.49%) BDD
6 410 (26.08%) Continuous Integration
7 390 (24.81%) JavaScript
8 347 (22.07%) HTML
9 313 (19.91%) Web Services
10 295 (18.77%) CSS
10 295 (18.77%) Spring
11 276 (17.56%) Finance
12 275 (17.49%) Pair Programming
13 261 (16.60%) DevOps
14 252 (16.03%) Scala
15 244 (15.52%) SQL
16 243 (15.46%) NoSQL
17 228 (14.50%) Jenkins
18 214 (13.61%) Git (software)
19 199 (12.66%) JIRA
20 197 (12.53%) User Stories
21 196 (12.47%) REST
22 191 (12.15%) MongoDB
23 184 (11.70%) E-Commerce
24 182 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
25 176 (11.20%) AngularJS
26 172 (10.94%) Continuous Delivery
27 166 (10.56%) HTML5
28 164 (10.43%) RESTful
29 163 (10.37%) Ruby

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 95 (6.04%) Confluence
2 74 (4.71%) Tomcat
3 53 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
4 49 (3.12%) Apache Spark
4 49 (3.12%) CMS
5 35 (2.23%) Apache
6 25 (1.59%) IIS
7 22 (1.40%) JBoss
8 19 (1.21%) OpenStack
9 17 (1.08%) GlassFish
9 17 (1.08%) nginx
10 16 (1.02%) WebSphere
11 14 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
11 14 (0.89%) WebLogic
12 12 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
13 11 (0.70%) Skype for Business
13 11 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (0.45%) GeoServer
15 6 (0.38%) Jetty
15 6 (0.38%) MQSeries
Applications
1 22 (1.40%) MS Visio
2 10 (0.64%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.38%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.32%) MS Project
5 4 (0.25%) HipChat
5 4 (0.25%) MS Office
5 4 (0.25%) PaintShop Pro
6 3 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.13%) Gliffy
7 2 (0.13%) Mingle
8 1 (0.064%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.064%) InVision
8 1 (0.064%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 22 (1.40%) Magento
3 5 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.19%) SAP MII
6 2 (0.13%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.064%) Maximo
7 1 (0.064%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.064%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.064%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.064%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.064%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.064%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.064%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.064%) SAP hybris
7 1 (0.064%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 182 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (6.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 95 (6.04%) GitHub
4 41 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
5 35 (2.23%) PaaS
6 28 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (1.53%) IaaS
8 15 (0.95%) SaaS
9 13 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (0.76%) Amazon Kinesis
10 12 (0.76%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
11 11 (0.70%) OpenShift
12 10 (0.64%) Trello
13 6 (0.38%) Office 365
14 3 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.19%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.13%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.54%) Internet
2 31 (1.97%) HTTP
3 23 (1.46%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.76%) SSL
5 11 (0.70%) Firewall
5 11 (0.70%) Skype
6 9 (0.57%) DNS
6 9 (0.57%) Network Security
7 8 (0.51%) DVB
7 8 (0.51%) SSH
8 6 (0.38%) VPN
9 5 (0.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (0.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (0.32%) Intranet
9 5 (0.32%) LAN
9 5 (0.32%) LDAP
10 3 (0.19%) SAN
10 3 (0.19%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.19%) VoIP
10 3 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (15.46%) NoSQL
2 191 (12.15%) MongoDB
3 130 (8.27%) MySQL
4 111 (7.06%) SQL Server
5 86 (5.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 85 (5.41%) Hadoop
7 80 (5.09%) Big Data
8 74 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
9 65 (4.13%) Relational Database
10 51 (3.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 27 (1.72%) Couchbase
12 25 (1.59%) Oracle Database
13 20 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
14 19 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (1.15%) HBase
16 17 (1.08%) MariaDB
17 16 (1.02%) RDBMS
18 15 (0.95%) Neo4j
19 14 (0.89%) Apache Hive
20 13 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 228 (14.50%) Jenkins
2 214 (13.61%) Git (software)
3 199 (12.66%) JIRA
4 143 (9.10%) Cucumber
5 126 (8.02%) Maven
6 114 (7.25%) JUnit
7 102 (6.49%) Selenium
8 92 (5.85%) Subversion
9 68 (4.33%) Mockito
10 60 (3.82%) Gradle
10 60 (3.82%) Visual Studio
11 50 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
12 35 (2.23%) Hudson
13 33 (2.10%) Ant
14 31 (1.97%) Spock
14 31 (1.97%) WebDriver
15 30 (1.91%) IntelliJ
16 29 (1.84%) SoapUI
17 27 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 25 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 276 (17.56%) Finance
2 94 (5.98%) Banking
3 61 (3.88%) Publishing
4 46 (2.93%) Retail
5 39 (2.48%) Marketing
6 37 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 31 (1.97%) Games
8 28 (1.78%) Manufacturing
9 24 (1.53%) Electronics
10 17 (1.08%) Financial Institution
11 16 (1.02%) Law
12 15 (0.95%) Legal
13 13 (0.83%) Back Office
14 10 (0.64%) Advertising
14 10 (0.64%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.45%) Front Office
15 7 (0.45%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.19%) Automotive
16 3 (0.19%) Music Industry
17 2 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 712 (45.29%) Developer
2 376 (23.92%) Java Developer
3 228 (14.50%) Agile Developer
4 179 (11.39%) Analyst
5 167 (10.62%) Agile Java Developer
6 161 (10.24%) Senior Developer
7 140 (8.91%) Scrum Master
8 133 (8.46%) Business Analyst
9 129 (8.21%) Senior Java Developer
10 108 (6.87%) Scala Developer
11 90 (5.73%) Architect
12 85 (5.41%) Agile Business Analyst
13 78 (4.96%) JavaScript Developer
14 65 (4.13%) AWS Developer
15 64 (4.07%) Project Manager
16 63 (4.01%) DevOps Engineer
17 61 (3.88%) Senior Agile Developer
18 58 (3.69%) Senior Agile Java Developer
19 54 (3.44%) Delivery Manager
20 53 (3.37%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 347 (22.07%) HTML
2 313 (19.91%) Web Services
3 295 (18.77%) CSS
3 295 (18.77%) Spring
4 196 (12.47%) REST
5 176 (11.20%) AngularJS
6 166 (10.56%) HTML5
7 164 (10.43%) RESTful
8 162 (10.31%) JSON
9 147 (9.35%) Node.js
10 144 (9.16%) XML
11 140 (8.91%) Hibernate
12 139 (8.84%) .NET
13 126 (8.02%) J2EE
14 108 (6.87%) CSS3
15 100 (6.36%) jQuery
15 100 (6.36%) SOAP
16 78 (4.96%) Play Framework
17 66 (4.20%) Sass
18 56 (3.56%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 150 (9.54%) User Experience
2 37 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (2.29%) Computer Science
4 33 (2.10%) Public Cloud
5 29 (1.84%) Mobile App
6 23 (1.46%) Mathematics
7 19 (1.21%) Blog
7 19 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (1.21%) Management Information System
8 16 (1.02%) Video on Demand
9 13 (0.83%) Data Centre
9 13 (0.83%) Data Structures
9 13 (0.83%) Fintech
9 13 (0.83%) Smartphone
10 11 (0.70%) Digital Media
10 11 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
11 10 (0.64%) Fixed Income
11 10 (0.64%) Social Media
12 9 (0.57%) Equities
12 9 (0.57%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 131 (8.33%) Linux
2 44 (2.80%) Android
3 43 (2.74%) Unix
4 42 (2.67%) Apple iOS
5 30 (1.91%) Windows
6 22 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (1.08%) CentOS
8 15 (0.95%) Windows Server
9 10 (0.64%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.32%) Fedora
10 5 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.19%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.064%) Solaris
12 1 (0.064%) SUSE
12 1 (0.064%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.064%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.064%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.064%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1485 (94.47%) Agile Software Development
2 1375 (87.47%) Scrum
3 739 (47.01%) TDD
4 495 (31.49%) BDD
5 410 (26.08%) Continuous Integration
6 275 (17.49%) Pair Programming
7 261 (16.60%) DevOps
8 197 (12.53%) User Stories
9 184 (11.70%) E-Commerce
10 172 (10.94%) Continuous Delivery
11 148 (9.41%) Open Source
12 143 (9.10%) Software Engineering
13 135 (8.59%) Project Management
14 126 (8.02%) Automated Testing
15 123 (7.82%) Web Development
16 116 (7.38%) MVC
17 115 (7.32%) Coaching
17 115 (7.32%) Mentoring
18 109 (6.93%) Microservices
19 107 (6.81%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 751 (47.77%) Java
2 390 (24.81%) JavaScript
3 252 (16.03%) Scala
4 244 (15.52%) SQL
5 163 (10.37%) Ruby
6 123 (7.82%) Python
7 118 (7.51%) C#
8 61 (3.88%) PHP
9 56 (3.56%) PL/SQL
10 40 (2.54%) Perl
11 34 (2.16%) PowerShell
12 32 (2.04%) Groovy
13 30 (1.91%) C++
13 30 (1.91%) T-SQL
14 25 (1.59%) Bash Shell
14 25 (1.59%) C
15 23 (1.46%) VB
16 20 (1.27%) VB6
17 16 (1.02%) Clojure
17 16 (1.02%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 79 (5.03%) Degree
2 66 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 39 (2.48%) ISEB
4 31 (1.97%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.15%) ISTQB
6 13 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
7 11 (0.70%) PMP
8 10 (0.64%) DV Cleared
9 9 (0.57%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.45%) CISSP
11 6 (0.38%) CISA
11 6 (0.38%) CISM
11 6 (0.38%) ISACA
11 6 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.32%) CITP
12 5 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.25%) CEH
13 4 (0.25%) MBA
13 4 (0.25%) PhD
13 4 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (7.25%) QA
2 37 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 15 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.76%) COBIT
5 8 (0.51%) SDET
5 8 (0.51%) SEPA
6 6 (0.38%) SLA
7 3 (0.19%) WAI
8 2 (0.13%) FATCA
8 2 (0.13%) WCAG
9 1 (0.064%) MiFID
9 1 (0.064%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (3.75%) Docker
2 28 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.64%) HDFS
4 9 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.57%) vSphere
5 8 (0.51%) Apache Flume
6 7 (0.45%) GeoWebCache
7 5 (0.32%) NFS
7 5 (0.32%) Squid
8 4 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.19%) XenApp
9 3 (0.19%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.064%) LXC
11 1 (0.064%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 80 (5.09%) Opscode Chef
2 70 (4.45%) Puppet
3 39 (2.48%) Ansible
4 10 (0.64%) Nagios
5 9 (0.57%) Terraform
6 8 (0.51%) Graphite
6 8 (0.51%) Salt
7 7 (0.45%) Kubernetes
8 6 (0.38%) Grafana
8 6 (0.38%) Graylog
8 6 (0.38%) StatsD
9 5 (0.32%) AirWatch
9 5 (0.32%) HAProxy
9 5 (0.32%) Icinga
9 5 (0.32%) Rundeck
9 5 (0.32%) SCCM
10 4 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.25%) Oozie
10 4 (0.25%) yum
10 4 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 138 (8.78%) Oracle
2 85 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 44 (2.80%) VMware
4 39 (2.48%) New Relic
5 38 (2.42%) SAP
6 29 (1.84%) Red Hat
7 19 (1.21%) IBM
8 18 (1.15%) Talend
9 14 (0.89%) AppDynamics
9 14 (0.89%) Atlassian
9 14 (0.89%) Splunk
10 13 (0.83%) Dynatrace
10 13 (0.83%) Google
10 13 (0.83%) HP
10 13 (0.83%) SaltStack
10 13 (0.83%) Tableau
11 12 (0.76%) Sitecore
12 8 (0.51%) Cisco
12 8 (0.51%) ServiceNow
12 8 (0.51%) Xamarin
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