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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 130 231 282
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +51
Contract jobs citing Kanban 1051 620 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.97% 1.07% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 1.32% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 459 312
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £340 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £62.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £62.50 -
% change year-on-year
-32.00% -

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
44299 46946 44879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.12% 81.11% 77.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29375 30672 28106
Median daily rate £438 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1162 1305 1228
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +73 975 £475 +5.55% 243
London +34 449 £500 +11.11% 110
South East +103 191 £450 +10.76% 26
Yorkshire +71 107 £450 +16.12% 15
West Yorkshire +54 81 £425 +3.03% 8
City of London +39 80 £500 +11.11% 19
Leeds +48 76 £425 +3.03% 6
North West +42 68 £450 +11.11% 31
Oxfordshire +30 68 £466 +5.90% 8
South West +40 52 £400 +6.66% 14
Oxford +16 48 £446 +1.42% 6
Scotland +45 45 £400 +6.66% 7
Edinburgh +40 38 £400 +6.66% 2
Manchester +13 38 £525 +40.00% 23
East of England +9 36 £513 +27.32% 18
Surrey +31 35 £380 -5.00% 3
West Midlands +5 35 £388 -6.06% 20
Cheshire +10 27 £413 -17.50% 5
Berkshire +24 24 £400 -13.51%
South Yorkshire +22 24 £525 +40.00% 6
Sheffield +17 23 £525 +40.00% 6
Hampshire +8 23 £440 +16.55% 5
West Sussex +23 22 £475 +22.58% 5
North East -9 22 £475 +5.55% 2
Tyne and Wear -13 22 £475 +5.55% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -18 22 £475 +5.55% 1
Essex +16 19 £540 -9.24% 2
East Midlands +1 17 £425 +17.24% 7
Bristol -1 17 £475 +18.75% 3
Wales +36 16 £450 +66.66% 4

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1717 (95.34%) Agile Software Development
2 1575 (87.45%) Scrum
3 870 (48.31%) TDD
4 794 (44.09%) Java
5 579 (32.15%) BDD
6 467 (25.93%) JavaScript
7 446 (24.76%) Continuous Integration
8 444 (24.65%) HTML
9 381 (21.15%) CSS
10 366 (20.32%) Web Services
11 340 (18.88%) Jenkins
12 311 (17.27%) Scala
13 306 (16.99%) Git (software)
14 300 (16.66%) Spring
15 296 (16.44%) DevOps
16 285 (15.82%) Finance
17 284 (15.77%) User Stories
18 272 (15.10%) SQL
19 271 (15.05%) HTML5
20 270 (14.99%) AngularJS
21 262 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
22 258 (14.33%) JIRA
23 249 (13.83%) Pair Programming
24 248 (13.77%) MongoDB
25 241 (13.38%) NoSQL
25 241 (13.38%) REST
26 238 (13.21%) RESTful
27 231 (12.83%) JSON
27 231 (12.83%) Ruby
28 213 (11.83%) E-Commerce

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
1 141 (7.83%) Confluence
2 98 (5.44%) Tomcat
3 84 (4.66%) Elasticsearch
4 65 (3.61%) CMS
5 50 (2.78%) Apache
6 42 (2.33%) Apache Spark
7 37 (2.05%) IIS
8 31 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
9 30 (1.67%) JBoss
10 25 (1.39%) nginx
11 21 (1.17%) OpenStack
12 16 (0.89%) WebSphere
13 15 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
14 14 (0.78%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.67%) GlassFish
16 11 (0.61%) NServiceBus
17 10 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
18 7 (0.39%) Apache Solr
18 7 (0.39%) GeoServer
18 7 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (1.78%) MS Visio
2 17 (0.94%) MS Excel
3 10 (0.56%) MS Office
4 9 (0.50%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.44%) PaintShop Pro
6 4 (0.22%) HipChat
6 4 (0.22%) MS Project
7 3 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.056%) Gliffy
9 1 (0.056%) InVision
9 1 (0.056%) Mingle
9 1 (0.056%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 19 (1.05%) Magento
2 17 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.17%) SAP MII
5 2 (0.11%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.056%) Maximo
6 1 (0.056%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.056%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.056%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.056%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.056%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.056%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 262 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
2 158 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 140 (7.77%) GitHub
4 61 (3.39%) PaaS
5 53 (2.94%) IaaS
6 47 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
7 45 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
8 24 (1.33%) SaaS
9 20 (1.11%) Amazon Kinesis
9 20 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 20 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
10 19 (1.05%) Amazon S3
11 18 (1.00%) OpenShift
12 15 (0.83%) CloudBees
13 10 (0.56%) Trello
14 6 (0.33%) Heroku
15 5 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 5 (0.28%) CloudFront
16 4 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.00%) HTTP
2 39 (2.17%) Internet
3 37 (2.05%) TCP/IP
4 21 (1.17%) SSL
5 17 (0.94%) Firewall
6 12 (0.67%) DVB
7 11 (0.61%) LDAP
8 8 (0.44%) Network Security
9 7 (0.39%) DNS
9 7 (0.39%) Intranet
9 7 (0.39%) Skype
10 6 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (0.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (0.33%) SSH
10 6 (0.33%) VPN
11 4 (0.22%) LAN
11 4 (0.22%) VXLAN
12 3 (0.17%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.17%) WAN
12 3 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (13.77%) MongoDB
2 241 (13.38%) NoSQL
3 135 (7.50%) MySQL
3 135 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 112 (6.22%) PostgreSQL
5 110 (6.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 86 (4.78%) Hadoop
6 86 (4.78%) Relational Database
7 73 (4.05%) Big Data
8 56 (3.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 36 (2.00%) Couchbase
10 32 (1.78%) Oracle Database
11 26 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
12 24 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 22 (1.22%) RDBMS
14 20 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
15 19 (1.05%) Neo4j
16 15 (0.83%) HBase
17 13 (0.72%) Apache Hive
17 13 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 340 (18.88%) Jenkins
2 306 (16.99%) Git (software)
3 258 (14.33%) JIRA
4 191 (10.61%) Cucumber
5 159 (8.83%) Selenium
6 134 (7.44%) JUnit
7 130 (7.22%) Maven
8 91 (5.05%) Subversion
9 73 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
10 72 (4.00%) Mockito
11 60 (3.33%) SoapUI
12 48 (2.67%) Gradle
13 47 (2.61%) WebDriver
14 43 (2.39%) Spock
15 41 (2.28%) Octopus Deploy
15 41 (2.28%) Visual Studio
16 39 (2.17%) TeamCity
17 37 (2.05%) SonarQube
18 36 (2.00%) Jasmine
19 32 (1.78%) Hudson
General
1 285 (15.82%) Finance
2 82 (4.55%) Banking
3 72 (4.00%) Publishing
3 72 (4.00%) Retail
4 35 (1.94%) Marketing
5 33 (1.83%) Games
5 33 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 21 (1.17%) Manufacturing
7 17 (0.94%) Electronics
7 17 (0.94%) Financial Institution
7 17 (0.94%) Legal
8 15 (0.83%) Advertising
9 12 (0.67%) Back Office
9 12 (0.67%) Law
10 10 (0.56%) Front Office
10 10 (0.56%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.44%) Automotive
12 5 (0.28%) Billing
13 4 (0.22%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.17%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 825 (45.81%) Developer
2 397 (22.04%) Java Developer
3 208 (11.55%) Analyst
4 182 (10.11%) Agile Developer
5 160 (8.88%) Business Analyst
6 148 (8.22%) Scrum Master
7 144 (8.00%) Senior Developer
8 129 (7.16%) Architect
9 125 (6.94%) Agile Java Developer
10 119 (6.61%) Scala Developer
11 116 (6.44%) Senior Java Developer
12 104 (5.77%) Agile Business Analyst
13 76 (4.22%) JavaScript Developer
14 75 (4.16%) Technical Architect
15 70 (3.89%) DevOps Engineer
16 66 (3.66%) AWS Developer
17 65 (3.61%) .NET Developer
18 56 (3.11%) Agile Scrum Master
19 54 (3.00%) HTML Developer
19 54 (3.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 444 (24.65%) HTML
2 381 (21.15%) CSS
3 366 (20.32%) Web Services
4 300 (16.66%) Spring
5 271 (15.05%) HTML5
6 270 (14.99%) AngularJS
7 241 (13.38%) REST
8 238 (13.21%) RESTful
9 231 (12.83%) JSON
10 190 (10.55%) Node.js
11 181 (10.05%) CSS3
12 175 (9.72%) .NET
13 162 (9.00%) XML
14 147 (8.16%) jQuery
15 140 (7.77%) J2EE
16 127 (7.05%) SOAP
17 118 (6.55%) Play Framework
18 109 (6.05%) Sass
19 106 (5.89%) Hibernate
20 101 (5.61%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 177 (9.83%) User Experience
2 55 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 38 (2.11%) Mobile App
5 33 (1.83%) Public Cloud
6 27 (1.50%) Blog
7 24 (1.33%) Management Information System
8 22 (1.22%) Mathematics
8 22 (1.22%) Virtual Team
9 19 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (1.00%) N-Tier
11 17 (0.94%) Algorithms
11 17 (0.94%) Semantic Web
11 17 (0.94%) Social Media
12 15 (0.83%) Data Structures
13 14 (0.78%) Visualisation
14 13 (0.72%) Video on Demand
15 12 (0.67%) Data Centre
15 12 (0.67%) Fintech
16 10 (0.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 183 (10.16%) Linux
2 47 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 40 (2.22%) Android
3 40 (2.22%) Unix
4 38 (2.11%) Windows
5 36 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 23 (1.28%) CentOS
7 10 (0.56%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.44%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.33%) Fedora
9 6 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.11%) Debian
11 2 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.11%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.056%) SUSE
12 1 (0.056%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.056%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.056%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1717 (95.34%) Agile Software Development
2 1575 (87.45%) Scrum
3 870 (48.31%) TDD
4 579 (32.15%) BDD
5 446 (24.76%) Continuous Integration
6 296 (16.44%) DevOps
7 284 (15.77%) User Stories
8 249 (13.83%) Pair Programming
9 213 (11.83%) E-Commerce
10 207 (11.49%) Open Source
11 200 (11.10%) Continuous Delivery
12 199 (11.05%) Software Engineering
13 163 (9.05%) Web Development
14 157 (8.72%) Mentoring
15 152 (8.44%) Automated Testing
16 145 (8.05%) Coaching
17 144 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
18 133 (7.38%) Configuration Management
19 128 (7.11%) MVC
20 126 (7.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 794 (44.09%) Java
2 467 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 311 (17.27%) Scala
4 272 (15.10%) SQL
5 231 (12.83%) Ruby
6 177 (9.83%) C#
7 160 (8.88%) Python
8 68 (3.78%) PHP
9 53 (2.94%) Perl
10 46 (2.55%) PL/SQL
11 37 (2.05%) Groovy
12 35 (1.94%) C
12 35 (1.94%) T-SQL
13 31 (1.72%) PowerShell
14 26 (1.44%) C++
15 22 (1.22%) Bash Shell
16 18 (1.00%) VB
16 18 (1.00%) VB.NET
17 17 (0.94%) VB6
18 15 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 88 (4.89%) Degree
2 75 (4.16%) Security Cleared
3 38 (2.11%) SC Cleared
4 32 (1.78%) ISEB
5 31 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (0.78%) DV Cleared
7 13 (0.72%) ISTQB
8 9 (0.50%) PMI Certification
8 9 (0.50%) PMP
9 6 (0.33%) CISSP
9 6 (0.33%) CITP
10 5 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.22%) MBA
11 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.22%) SANS
12 3 (0.17%) MCAD
12 3 (0.17%) MCSD
12 3 (0.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (9.99%) QA
2 49 (2.72%) Disclosure Scotland
3 20 (1.11%) SDET
4 9 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.44%) SEPA
5 8 (0.44%) SLA
6 4 (0.22%) COBIT
7 3 (0.17%) WAI
8 2 (0.11%) FATCA
8 2 (0.11%) MiFID
8 2 (0.11%) WCAG
9 1 (0.056%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.056%) EMIR
9 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 77 (4.28%) Docker
2 29 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (0.61%) Active Directory
5 9 (0.50%) Apache Flume
6 8 (0.44%) HDFS
7 7 (0.39%) GeoWebCache
7 7 (0.39%) NFS
8 6 (0.33%) Squid
9 5 (0.28%) VirtualBox
9 5 (0.28%) vSphere
10 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.11%) LXC
11 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.11%) Xen
12 1 (0.056%) Samba
12 1 (0.056%) Varnish
12 1 (0.056%) vCloud
12 1 (0.056%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 113 (6.27%) Opscode Chef
2 100 (5.55%) Puppet
3 43 (2.39%) Ansible
4 12 (0.67%) Nagios
5 10 (0.56%) Terraform
6 9 (0.50%) Grafana
6 9 (0.50%) Graphite
7 8 (0.44%) Graylog
7 8 (0.44%) Kubernetes
8 7 (0.39%) HAProxy
8 7 (0.39%) StatsD
9 6 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (0.33%) Icinga
9 6 (0.33%) Kibana
9 6 (0.33%) Rundeck
10 5 (0.28%) AirWatch
10 5 (0.28%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.22%) logstash
12 3 (0.17%) Oozie
12 3 (0.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 141 (7.83%) Oracle
2 104 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 63 (3.50%) New Relic
4 48 (2.67%) VMware
5 43 (2.39%) Atlassian
6 40 (2.22%) Red Hat
7 27 (1.50%) SAP
8 22 (1.22%) Google
9 20 (1.11%) Rally
9 20 (1.11%) SaltStack
10 19 (1.05%) IBM
11 18 (1.00%) Talend
12 16 (0.89%) AppDynamics
12 16 (0.89%) Sitecore
13 15 (0.83%) hybris
13 15 (0.83%) Splunk
14 14 (0.78%) ATG
15 13 (0.72%) Dynatrace
16 12 (0.67%) Cisco
17 11 (0.61%) WSO2
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
AdRoc Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + 6 Month Contract
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £500 per day + £500 / Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
BBC Research & Development
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networkers
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Rate: From £25,600 to £44,600 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 17 days ago