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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 183 288 284
Rank change year-on-year
+105 -4
Contract jobs citing Kanban 757 423 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.36% 0.76% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.96% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 303 300
Median daily rate £480 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 - £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - £180.00

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
45304 44011 42247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.57% 78.89% 77.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 29953 27402 26436
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 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1029 1284 1210
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £49.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 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 5 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 +95 704 £488 +14.70% 231
London +96 457 £513 +13.88% 111
South East +14 80 £434 +15.66% 43
City of London +58 78 £518 +29.37% 22
Yorkshire +34 53 £450 +5.88% 11
North West +11 48 £475 +5.55% 22
West Yorkshire +30 43 £410 -2.38% 9
Leeds +22 41 £410 -2.38% 8
Scotland +1 38 £413 -2.94% 6
Edinburgh +17 33 £425 +13.33% 5
Manchester +5 30 £475 +5.55% 18
West Midlands +13 29 £463 +15.62% 11
Berkshire +4 26 £450 +28.57% 4
Hampshire +5 15 £325 -16.23% 12
Cheshire +2 15 £475 +11.76% 4
South West +3 14 £400 -8.57% 17
Oxfordshire +21 13 £425 +36.00% 6
Reading -1 13 £450 +12.50% 2
Coventry +9 11 £469 - 1
East Midlands +6 11 £475 +5.55% 5
West Sussex - 11 £500 - 4
Wales +14 9 £325 -23.52% 3
Birmingham +6 9 £425 +4.93% 1
Newport +27 8 £325 -23.52%
Oxford +14 8 £425 +36.00% 5
Chester +7 8 £419 - 1
Nottingham +7 8 £475 +18.75% 3
South Wales +7 8 £325 -23.52% 3
Nottinghamshire +5 8 £475 +18.75% 3
Surrey 0 8 £470 +25.33% 9

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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 1265 (95.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1152 (86.68%) Scrum
3 714 (53.72%) TDD
4 650 (48.91%) Java
5 469 (35.29%) BDD
6 389 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
7 357 (26.86%) JavaScript
8 325 (24.45%) Spring
9 323 (24.30%) HTML
10 289 (21.75%) CSS
11 267 (20.09%) Web Services
12 250 (18.81%) Pair Programming
13 237 (17.83%) DevOps
14 204 (15.35%) NoSQL
15 194 (14.60%) Finance
16 187 (14.07%) Hibernate
17 184 (13.84%) REST
17 184 (13.84%) JIRA
18 179 (13.47%) Scala
19 177 (13.32%) Git (software)
20 164 (12.34%) Continuous Delivery
21 161 (12.11%) SQL
22 159 (11.96%) Jenkins
23 157 (11.81%) HTML5
24 154 (11.59%) User Stories
25 148 (11.14%) E-Commerce
26 140 (10.53%) MongoDB
27 138 (10.38%) RESTful
28 136 (10.23%) MySQL
29 131 (9.86%) Automated Testing

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 96 (7.22%) Node.js
2 67 (5.04%) Confluence
3 60 (4.51%) Tomcat
4 46 (3.46%) Apache Spark
5 45 (3.39%) JBoss
6 43 (3.24%) Apache
7 34 (2.56%) CMS
8 18 (1.35%) GlassFish
9 15 (1.13%) Apache Solr
10 13 (0.98%) OpenStack
11 12 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (0.68%) IIS
12 9 (0.68%) nginx
12 9 (0.68%) Skype for Business
13 8 (0.60%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.45%) Alfresco
14 6 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (0.45%) WordPress
15 5 (0.38%) Jetty
16 4 (0.30%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (1.35%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.75%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.53%) MS Project
3 7 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.38%) HipChat
5 3 (0.23%) Mingle
5 3 (0.23%) MS Office
5 3 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.23%) PaintShop Pro
6 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.15%) Gliffy
7 1 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.075%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 17 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.83%) Magento
3 9 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.075%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.075%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.075%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.075%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 105 (7.90%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (3.46%) GitHub
3 40 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 17 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.75%) Amazon Kinesis
6 10 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (0.75%) PaaS
7 8 (0.60%) IaaS
8 6 (0.45%) OpenShift
9 5 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.30%) Office 365
10 4 (0.30%) SaaS
11 3 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.23%) Heroku
11 3 (0.23%) Trello
12 2 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.075%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.76%) HTTP
2 37 (2.78%) Internet
3 28 (2.11%) TCP/IP
4 18 (1.35%) SSL
5 9 (0.68%) DNS
5 9 (0.68%) DVB
5 9 (0.68%) LAN
5 9 (0.68%) Network Security
6 8 (0.60%) DHCP
6 8 (0.60%) SSH
7 7 (0.53%) VPN
8 6 (0.45%) Firewall
8 6 (0.45%) Skype
8 6 (0.45%) WAN
9 5 (0.38%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.38%) SAN
9 5 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.23%) BGP
10 3 (0.23%) OSPF
10 3 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (15.35%) NoSQL
2 140 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 136 (10.23%) MySQL
4 100 (7.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 78 (5.87%) PostgreSQL
6 76 (5.72%) Big Data
7 74 (5.57%) SQL Server
8 67 (5.04%) Hadoop
9 55 (4.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 51 (3.84%) Relational Database
11 19 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
12 16 (1.20%) MariaDB
12 16 (1.20%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.20%) RDBMS
13 14 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
14 13 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (0.90%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 184 (13.84%) JIRA
2 177 (13.32%) Git (software)
3 159 (11.96%) Jenkins
4 127 (9.56%) Cucumber
5 107 (8.05%) Selenium
6 96 (7.22%) Maven
7 89 (6.70%) Subversion
8 67 (5.04%) JUnit
9 51 (3.84%) Gradle
10 48 (3.61%) Mockito
11 40 (3.01%) Visual Studio
12 34 (2.56%) TeamCity
13 32 (2.41%) SpecFlow
14 30 (2.26%) Hudson
14 30 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
15 29 (2.18%) WebDriver
16 24 (1.81%) SoapUI
17 22 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 22 (1.66%) IntelliJ
18 21 (1.58%) Grunt
General
1 194 (14.60%) Finance
2 59 (4.44%) Banking
3 38 (2.86%) Publishing
4 37 (2.78%) Games
5 34 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 27 (2.03%) Marketing
7 23 (1.73%) Retail
8 17 (1.28%) Electronics
8 17 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.90%) Law
10 9 (0.68%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.60%) Billing
11 8 (0.60%) Legal
12 7 (0.53%) Back Office
13 6 (0.45%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.30%) Advertising
14 4 (0.30%) Front Office
15 3 (0.23%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.23%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.075%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 654 (49.21%) Developer
2 356 (26.79%) Java Developer
3 237 (17.83%) Agile Developer
4 181 (13.62%) Agile Java Developer
5 152 (11.44%) Senior Developer
6 135 (10.16%) Analyst
7 119 (8.95%) Senior Java Developer
8 109 (8.20%) Scrum Master
9 93 (7.00%) Business Analyst
10 84 (6.32%) Scala Developer
11 77 (5.79%) Project Manager
12 64 (4.82%) Architect
12 64 (4.82%) JavaScript Developer
13 62 (4.67%) Agile Business Analyst
14 58 (4.36%) Senior Agile Developer
15 56 (4.21%) Senior Agile Java Developer
16 45 (3.39%) Agile Scrum Master
17 44 (3.31%) Agile Coach
17 44 (3.31%) Big Data Developer
18 42 (3.16%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (24.45%) Spring
2 323 (24.30%) HTML
3 289 (21.75%) CSS
4 267 (20.09%) Web Services
5 187 (14.07%) Hibernate
6 184 (13.84%) REST
7 157 (11.81%) HTML5
8 138 (10.38%) RESTful
9 131 (9.86%) JSON
10 111 (8.35%) AngularJS
11 109 (8.20%) .NET
12 105 (7.90%) CSS3
13 95 (7.15%) XML
14 94 (7.07%) jQuery
15 86 (6.47%) J2EE
16 84 (6.32%) Ajax
17 70 (5.27%) SOAP
18 43 (3.24%) Sass
19 40 (3.01%) Middleware
19 40 (3.01%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 113 (8.50%) User Experience
2 27 (2.03%) Mobile App
3 21 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 16 (1.20%) Video on Demand
6 15 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (0.98%) Public Cloud
8 12 (0.90%) Data Centre
9 11 (0.83%) Digital Media
9 11 (0.83%) Market Risk
10 10 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (0.75%) Fat Client
10 10 (0.75%) Fintech
10 10 (0.75%) Mathematics
10 10 (0.75%) Thin Client
11 9 (0.68%) Client/Server
12 8 (0.60%) iPad
12 8 (0.60%) Management Information System
12 8 (0.60%) MPEG
12 8 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 116 (8.73%) Linux
2 58 (4.36%) Unix
3 35 (2.63%) Android
4 34 (2.56%) Windows
5 32 (2.41%) Apple iOS
6 24 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (1.58%) Mac OS X
8 17 (1.28%) CentOS
8 17 (1.28%) Windows Server
9 7 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.30%) Fedora
11 3 (0.23%) Debian
11 3 (0.23%) Solaris
11 3 (0.23%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.23%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.075%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.075%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.075%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.075%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1265 (95.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1152 (86.68%) Scrum
3 714 (53.72%) TDD
4 469 (35.29%) BDD
5 389 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
6 250 (18.81%) Pair Programming
7 237 (17.83%) DevOps
8 164 (12.34%) Continuous Delivery
9 154 (11.59%) User Stories
10 148 (11.14%) E-Commerce
11 131 (9.86%) Automated Testing
12 124 (9.33%) Mentoring
13 117 (8.80%) MVC
14 113 (8.50%) Software Engineering
15 109 (8.20%) Open Source
15 109 (8.20%) Project Management
16 81 (6.09%) Coaching
16 81 (6.09%) SOA
17 80 (6.02%) OO
18 77 (5.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 650 (48.91%) Java
2 357 (26.86%) JavaScript
3 179 (13.47%) Scala
4 161 (12.11%) SQL
5 118 (8.88%) Ruby
6 111 (8.35%) Python
7 95 (7.15%) C#
8 59 (4.44%) PHP
9 38 (2.86%) Perl
10 28 (2.11%) PowerShell
11 27 (2.03%) PL/SQL
12 25 (1.88%) C++
12 25 (1.88%) T-SQL
13 23 (1.73%) Clojure
14 22 (1.66%) C
15 20 (1.50%) Bash Shell
16 18 (1.35%) Groovy
17 13 (0.98%) Objective-C
17 13 (0.98%) VB
18 10 (0.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 59 (4.44%) Degree
1 59 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 35 (2.63%) ISEB
3 23 (1.73%) ISTQB
3 23 (1.73%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.75%) PMI Certification
5 9 (0.68%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (0.60%) PMP
7 6 (0.45%) CISA
7 6 (0.45%) CISM
7 6 (0.45%) ISACA
8 5 (0.38%) CISSP
9 4 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.30%) CEH
9 4 (0.30%) PhD
9 4 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.15%) OCP
11 2 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (6.55%) QA
2 25 (1.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 15 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.90%) COBIT
5 3 (0.23%) SDET
6 2 (0.15%) MiFID
6 2 (0.15%) SLA
6 2 (0.15%) WCAG
7 1 (0.075%) EMIR
System Software
1 34 (2.56%) Docker
2 28 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.90%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.60%) HDFS
5 7 (0.53%) vSphere
6 6 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.30%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.30%) XenApp
9 3 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.23%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.15%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.15%) Xen
11 1 (0.075%) LXC
11 1 (0.075%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 62 (4.67%) Puppet
2 61 (4.59%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.13%) Ansible
4 9 (0.68%) Salt
5 8 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (0.60%) Mesos
6 6 (0.45%) Nagios
6 6 (0.45%) SCCM
7 5 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (0.38%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.30%) Oozie
8 4 (0.30%) Rundeck
8 4 (0.30%) yum
9 3 (0.23%) Capistrano
9 3 (0.23%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.075%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.075%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.075%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.075%) Terraform
10 1 (0.075%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 99 (7.45%) Oracle
2 66 (4.97%) Microsoft
3 36 (2.71%) VMware
4 25 (1.88%) SAP
5 22 (1.66%) Red Hat
6 21 (1.58%) HP
7 19 (1.43%) Atlassian
8 17 (1.28%) IBM
8 17 (1.28%) New Relic
9 14 (1.05%) Google
10 11 (0.83%) Citrix
10 11 (0.83%) hybris
11 10 (0.75%) Cisco
12 8 (0.60%) Facebook
12 8 (0.60%) OpenTV
12 8 (0.60%) Pega
13 7 (0.53%) Sitecore
13 7 (0.53%) Splunk
13 7 (0.53%) Tableau
13 7 (0.53%) WSO2
London
Venturi
Rate: £60000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + exciting benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Palm Mason
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester
iKonnect Global Solutions
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £475 - £550 per day +
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £475 - £550 per day +
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £675 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
solocal
Salary: market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Holborn, London, UK
Reed Business Information
Posted: 11 days ago
South East London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £575 - £625 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Bankside Recruitment
Rate: £60,000 - £110,000 per year/£600-£700 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago