The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kanban
Rank 113 105 111
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Kanban 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.048% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.070% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £17.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1702 1436 1568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.94% 68.81% 69.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 901 775 815
Average daily rate £375 £357 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 51 105
Average hourly rate £29.75 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Coventry +3 5 £625 - 1
Birmingham - 3 £438 - 2
Solihull - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - - 1
Warwickshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Kanban
England

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (92.31%) Scrum
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) Coaching
3 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
3 2 (15.38%) User Stories
3 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) WCF
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) DSDM
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Automotive

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Lead .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (7.69%) Management Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Scrum
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Coaching
3 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
3 2 (15.38%) User Stories
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) DSDM
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Feature Driven Development
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
4 1 (7.69%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) Python
1 2 (15.38%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
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