The first table below looks at the demand for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Kanban 20 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.70% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
539 397 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 72.64% 70.89% 67.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 255 242
Average daily rate £388 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £19.35 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Kanban
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Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kanban across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Kanban across the Wales region.

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 18 £325 - 1
Kanban
UK

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Kanban also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Kanban.

1 27 (71.05%) Scrum
2 23 (60.53%) Java
3 21 (55.26%) Selenium
3 21 (55.26%) Test Scripting
3 21 (55.26%) Security Cleared
3 21 (55.26%) WebDriver
3 21 (55.26%) Automation Testing
4 20 (52.63%) JIRA
4 20 (52.63%) C#
5 19 (50.00%) ISEB
5 19 (50.00%) Bugzilla
5 19 (50.00%) TDD
5 19 (50.00%) Load Testing
6 18 (47.37%) Test Management
6 18 (47.37%) Open Source
6 18 (47.37%) BDD
6 18 (47.37%) SC Cleared
6 18 (47.37%) ISTQB
6 18 (47.37%) JMeter
6 18 (47.37%) SharePoint
6 18 (47.37%) JUnit
7 17 (44.74%) Software Testing
7 17 (44.74%) Maven
7 17 (44.74%) Subversion
7 17 (44.74%) TestNG
7 17 (44.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (44.74%) HP Quality Center
7 17 (44.74%) TortoiseSVN
8 16 (42.11%) Jenkins
8 16 (42.11%) .NET Framework

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Kanban also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Kanban. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (47.37%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
1 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (55.26%) Selenium
1 21 (55.26%) WebDriver
2 20 (52.63%) JIRA
3 19 (50.00%) Bugzilla
4 18 (47.37%) JMeter
4 18 (47.37%) JUnit
5 17 (44.74%) Maven
5 17 (44.74%) Subversion
5 17 (44.74%) TestNG
5 17 (44.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (44.74%) TortoiseSVN
6 16 (42.11%) Jenkins
6 16 (42.11%) Ant
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Tester
3 7 (18.42%) Test Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Business Systems Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (5.26%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) .NET Framework
1 16 (42.11%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) HTML
2 3 (7.89%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.63%) J2EE
3 1 (2.63%) Spring
3 1 (2.63%) Ajax
3 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.63%) Django
3 1 (2.63%) JSON
3 1 (2.63%) Play Framework
3 1 (2.63%) HTML5
3 1 (2.63%) REST
3 1 (2.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Open Source
2 15 (39.47%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.26%) iSeries
3 2 (5.26%) AS400
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Scrum
2 21 (55.26%) Test Scripting
2 21 (55.26%) Automation Testing
3 19 (50.00%) TDD
3 19 (50.00%) Load Testing
4 18 (47.37%) Test Management
4 18 (47.37%) BDD
5 17 (44.74%) Software Testing
6 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (21.05%) Automated Testing
8 6 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (10.53%) Project Management
10 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
10 2 (5.26%) Manual Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Performance Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
11 1 (2.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) Java
2 20 (52.63%) C#
3 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) Security Cleared
2 19 (50.00%) ISEB
3 18 (47.37%) SC Cleared
3 18 (47.37%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 17 (44.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Zend
1 2 (5.26%) IBM
1 2 (5.26%) Informatica
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle