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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 189 274 282
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +8
Contract jobs citing Kanban 707 454 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.32% 0.81% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.02% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 320 297
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -

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
44007 44399 41585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 79.29% 77.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29216 28157 26311
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 £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1026 1266 1219
Median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 May 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 May 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 +86 640 £475 +11.76% 250
London +63 396 £500 +15.27% 130
South East +50 93 £425 +9.53% 38
City of London +52 70 £525 +24.62% 24
Scotland +13 52 £375 -11.76% 6
Yorkshire +28 46 £475 +14.45% 14
Edinburgh +29 41 £375 +7.14% 3
West Yorkshire +24 40 £475 +14.45% 12
Leeds +27 38 £475 +14.45% 10
North West +7 35 £419 -1.47% 27
West Midlands +13 30 £463 +15.62% 9
Berkshire +3 27 £450 +12.50% 6
Hampshire +7 20 £325 -16.18% 10
Cheshire +5 17 £475 +11.76% 6
West Sussex - 17 £506 - 2
South West 0 15 £400 - 18
Manchester -3 15 £400 -5.88% 20
Chester +7 13 £425 - 1
Oxfordshire +17 12 £425 +21.42% 6
Birmingham +7 12 £330 - 3
Surrey +3 11 £465 -7.00% 7
Reading -4 11 £450 +12.50% 1
East of England -4 11 £450 +22.03% 11
Wales +23 10 £400 -5.88% 1
East Midlands +8 10 £450 +12.50% 3
Coventry - 10 £463 - 1
South Wales +9 9 £400 -5.88% 1
Worthing - 9 £525 - 1
Newport +26 8 £325 -23.52%
Nottinghamshire +6 6 - - 2

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1237 (94.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1140 (87.16%) Scrum
3 673 (51.45%) TDD
4 647 (49.46%) Java
5 455 (34.79%) BDD
6 353 (26.99%) Continuous Integration
7 335 (25.61%) JavaScript
8 314 (24.01%) HTML
9 304 (23.24%) Spring
10 276 (21.10%) CSS
11 252 (19.27%) Pair Programming
12 247 (18.88%) Web Services
13 223 (17.05%) DevOps
14 219 (16.74%) Finance
15 198 (15.14%) NoSQL
16 191 (14.60%) Scala
17 182 (13.91%) REST
18 177 (13.53%) Hibernate
19 175 (13.38%) JIRA
20 165 (12.61%) Continuous Delivery
21 162 (12.39%) Git (software)
22 161 (12.31%) SQL
23 155 (11.85%) Jenkins
23 155 (11.85%) User Stories
24 149 (11.39%) HTML5
25 148 (11.31%) E-Commerce
26 140 (10.70%) MongoDB
27 124 (9.48%) MySQL
28 122 (9.33%) Automated Testing
29 120 (9.17%) JSON

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
1 108 (8.26%) Node.js
2 75 (5.73%) Confluence
3 57 (4.36%) Tomcat
4 47 (3.59%) Apache Spark
5 39 (2.98%) Apache
6 32 (2.45%) CMS
7 29 (2.22%) JBoss
8 18 (1.38%) GlassFish
9 14 (1.07%) IIS
10 13 (0.99%) nginx
10 13 (0.99%) OpenStack
11 12 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (0.61%) Skype for Business
12 8 (0.61%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.54%) GeoServer
14 6 (0.46%) Jetty
14 6 (0.46%) WebLogic
15 5 (0.38%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
15 5 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (1.30%) MS Visio
2 16 (1.22%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.46%) MS Project
4 5 (0.38%) HipChat
5 4 (0.31%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.23%) MS Office
7 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.15%) Gliffy
7 2 (0.15%) Mingle
7 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.076%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.076%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 20 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.99%) Magento
3 4 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.076%) Maximo
4 1 (0.076%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.076%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.076%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.076%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.076%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.076%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.076%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.076%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 105 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (3.52%) GitHub
3 37 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (0.92%) Amazon Kinesis
6 12 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
7 11 (0.84%) PaaS
8 10 (0.76%) IaaS
9 8 (0.61%) OpenShift
10 7 (0.54%) Trello
11 6 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.38%) Office 365
12 5 (0.38%) SaaS
13 4 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.23%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
15 2 (0.15%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.68%) HTTP
2 30 (2.29%) Internet
3 22 (1.68%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.92%) SSL
5 10 (0.76%) SSH
6 9 (0.69%) DNS
6 9 (0.69%) Network Security
7 8 (0.61%) LAN
8 7 (0.54%) DHCP
8 7 (0.54%) DVB
8 7 (0.54%) VPN
9 6 (0.46%) Firewall
9 6 (0.46%) Skype
10 5 (0.38%) WAN
11 4 (0.31%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.31%) SAN
11 4 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.23%) BGP
12 3 (0.23%) EIGRP
12 3 (0.23%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (15.14%) NoSQL
2 140 (10.70%) MongoDB
3 124 (9.48%) MySQL
4 87 (6.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 74 (5.66%) Big Data
6 68 (5.20%) PostgreSQL
7 67 (5.12%) Hadoop
8 63 (4.82%) SQL Server
9 48 (3.67%) Relational Database
10 47 (3.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 19 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
12 18 (1.38%) Oracle Database
13 16 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (1.22%) MariaDB
14 15 (1.15%) RDBMS
15 11 (0.84%) Apache Hive
16 10 (0.76%) HBase
16 10 (0.76%) MS Access
16 10 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 175 (13.38%) JIRA
2 162 (12.39%) Git (software)
3 155 (11.85%) Jenkins
4 101 (7.72%) Cucumber
5 95 (7.26%) Selenium
6 90 (6.88%) Maven
6 90 (6.88%) Subversion
7 67 (5.12%) JUnit
8 53 (4.05%) Gradle
9 43 (3.29%) Mockito
10 42 (3.21%) Visual Studio
11 31 (2.37%) Hudson
12 29 (2.22%) WebDriver
13 27 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 26 (1.99%) SpecFlow
15 25 (1.91%) TeamCity
16 24 (1.83%) IntelliJ
16 24 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
17 23 (1.76%) Ant
18 20 (1.53%) Grunt
General
1 219 (16.74%) Finance
2 65 (4.97%) Banking
3 39 (2.98%) Publishing
4 36 (2.75%) Games
5 35 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 30 (2.29%) Marketing
7 26 (1.99%) Retail
8 20 (1.53%) Electronics
8 20 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.84%) Law
10 9 (0.69%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.69%) Legal
11 8 (0.61%) Advertising
11 8 (0.61%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.46%) Back Office
13 4 (0.31%) Front Office
14 3 (0.23%) Billing
14 3 (0.23%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.23%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.076%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 628 (48.01%) Developer
2 348 (26.61%) Java Developer
3 217 (16.59%) Agile Developer
4 162 (12.39%) Agile Java Developer
5 147 (11.24%) Senior Developer
6 146 (11.16%) Analyst
7 121 (9.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 112 (8.56%) Scrum Master
9 110 (8.41%) Business Analyst
10 92 (7.03%) Scala Developer
11 75 (5.73%) Agile Business Analyst
12 70 (5.35%) Architect
12 70 (5.35%) Project Manager
13 69 (5.28%) JavaScript Developer
14 53 (4.05%) Senior Agile Developer
15 51 (3.90%) Senior Agile Java Developer
16 46 (3.52%) HTML Developer
17 42 (3.21%) Agile Coach
18 41 (3.13%) Agile Scrum Master
19 39 (2.98%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (24.01%) HTML
2 304 (23.24%) Spring
3 276 (21.10%) CSS
4 247 (18.88%) Web Services
5 182 (13.91%) REST
6 177 (13.53%) Hibernate
7 149 (11.39%) HTML5
8 120 (9.17%) JSON
9 117 (8.94%) RESTful
10 116 (8.87%) AngularJS
11 109 (8.33%) XML
12 98 (7.49%) .NET
13 96 (7.34%) CSS3
14 94 (7.19%) jQuery
15 85 (6.50%) J2EE
16 70 (5.35%) SOAP
17 67 (5.12%) Ajax
18 48 (3.67%) Dropwizard
18 48 (3.67%) Sass
19 43 (3.29%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 118 (9.02%) User Experience
2 25 (1.91%) Mobile App
3 24 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (1.68%) Computer Science
5 17 (1.30%) Video on Demand
6 16 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (1.22%) Mathematics
7 15 (1.15%) Data Centre
8 13 (0.99%) Market Risk
8 13 (0.99%) Public Cloud
8 13 (0.99%) Smartphone
9 10 (0.76%) Digital Media
9 10 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
9 10 (0.76%) Fintech
10 9 (0.69%) iPad
10 9 (0.69%) Management Information System
10 9 (0.69%) NHS
10 9 (0.69%) Social Media
11 8 (0.61%) Private Cloud
11 8 (0.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 113 (8.64%) Linux
2 48 (3.67%) Unix
3 35 (2.68%) Android
4 33 (2.52%) Apple iOS
5 27 (2.06%) Windows
6 20 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.38%) CentOS
8 17 (1.30%) Windows Server
9 14 (1.07%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.31%) Fedora
12 3 (0.23%) Debian
12 3 (0.23%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.15%) Solaris
13 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.076%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.076%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.076%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.076%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1237 (94.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1140 (87.16%) Scrum
3 673 (51.45%) TDD
4 455 (34.79%) BDD
5 353 (26.99%) Continuous Integration
6 252 (19.27%) Pair Programming
7 223 (17.05%) DevOps
8 165 (12.61%) Continuous Delivery
9 155 (11.85%) User Stories
10 148 (11.31%) E-Commerce
11 122 (9.33%) Automated Testing
12 118 (9.02%) Open Source
13 117 (8.94%) Software Engineering
14 110 (8.41%) Mentoring
15 102 (7.80%) Project Management
16 101 (7.72%) MVC
17 86 (6.57%) Coaching
18 82 (6.27%) Web Development
19 75 (5.73%) Microservices
20 74 (5.66%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 647 (49.46%) Java
2 335 (25.61%) JavaScript
3 191 (14.60%) Scala
4 161 (12.31%) SQL
5 110 (8.41%) Ruby
6 107 (8.18%) Python
7 86 (6.57%) C#
8 49 (3.75%) PHP
9 43 (3.29%) PL/SQL
10 37 (2.83%) Perl
11 27 (2.06%) T-SQL
12 26 (1.99%) PowerShell
13 24 (1.83%) C++
14 23 (1.76%) Bash Shell
15 21 (1.61%) C
15 21 (1.61%) Clojure
16 20 (1.53%) Groovy
17 17 (1.30%) VB
18 14 (1.07%) VB6
19 13 (0.99%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 61 (4.66%) Degree
2 60 (4.59%) Security Cleared
3 34 (2.60%) ISEB
4 23 (1.76%) SC Cleared
5 20 (1.53%) ISTQB
6 10 (0.76%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.76%) PMI Certification
7 8 (0.61%) PMP
8 7 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (0.46%) CISA
9 6 (0.46%) CISM
9 6 (0.46%) CISSP
9 6 (0.46%) ISACA
10 4 (0.31%) CEH
10 4 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.31%) PhD
11 3 (0.23%) CITP
12 2 (0.15%) CCNP
12 2 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (5.81%) QA
2 26 (1.99%) Disclosure Scotland
3 15 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.92%) COBIT
5 3 (0.23%) SDET
6 2 (0.15%) FATCA
6 2 (0.15%) MiFID
6 2 (0.15%) SLA
7 1 (0.076%) EMIR
7 1 (0.076%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (3.21%) Docker
2 29 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.92%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.69%) HDFS
5 8 (0.61%) vSphere
6 5 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (0.31%) XenApp
8 3 (0.23%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.23%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.15%) Xen
10 1 (0.076%) LXC
10 1 (0.076%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.076%) NFS
10 1 (0.076%) oVirt
10 1 (0.076%) Squid
Systems Management
1 56 (4.28%) Puppet
2 55 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.38%) Ansible
4 10 (0.76%) Salt
5 7 (0.54%) Nagios
6 6 (0.46%) Kubernetes
7 5 (0.38%) Mesos
7 5 (0.38%) SCCM
7 5 (0.38%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.31%) Rundeck
9 3 (0.23%) Oozie
9 3 (0.23%) Terraform
9 3 (0.23%) yum
10 2 (0.15%) Graphite
10 2 (0.15%) Kibana
11 1 (0.076%) Graylog
11 1 (0.076%) logstash
11 1 (0.076%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 101 (7.72%) Oracle
2 70 (5.35%) Microsoft
3 42 (3.21%) VMware
4 28 (2.14%) SAP
5 24 (1.83%) Red Hat
6 19 (1.45%) Atlassian
6 19 (1.45%) New Relic
7 15 (1.15%) Google
8 14 (1.07%) HP
9 13 (0.99%) IBM
10 11 (0.84%) hybris
10 11 (0.84%) Splunk
11 10 (0.76%) Tableau
12 9 (0.69%) Cisco
12 9 (0.69%) Citrix
13 7 (0.54%) Pega
13 7 (0.54%) Talend
14 6 (0.46%) Apple
14 6 (0.46%) SaltStack
14 6 (0.46%) Sitecore
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £475 - £525 per day +
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £475 - £525 per day +
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £475 - £525 per day +
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day +
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £650 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day TBC
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago