The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kanban
Rank 87 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Kanban 28 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.38% 0.74% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 0.88% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 10
Average daily rate £500 £388 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £301 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £180.00
Kanban
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1669 1475 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.10% 83.52% 78.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1139 1028 739
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 31 15
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £11.13 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £36.00 £152.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kanban across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds +2 25 £500 +25.00% 9
Bradford - 3 £500 - 1
Kanban
Yorkshire

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 52 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (90.74%) Scrum
3 24 (44.44%) Java
4 18 (33.33%) TDD
5 17 (31.48%) BDD
6 14 (25.93%) Spring
6 14 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
8 12 (22.22%) HTML
8 12 (22.22%) CSS
9 11 (20.37%) Feature Driven Development
10 9 (16.67%) Selenium
11 8 (14.81%) MongoDB
11 8 (14.81%) Hibernate
11 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
12 7 (12.96%) Scala
12 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (12.96%) Cucumber
12 7 (12.96%) User Stories
13 6 (11.11%) DevOps
13 6 (11.11%) User Experience
13 6 (11.11%) NoSQL
13 6 (11.11%) Android
13 6 (11.11%) QA
13 6 (11.11%) SQL
14 5 (9.26%) J2EE
14 5 (9.26%) Windows
14 5 (9.26%) Project Management
14 5 (9.26%) Finance
14 5 (9.26%) JIRA

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (3.70%) GlassFish
1 2 (3.70%) JBoss
1 2 (3.70%) Moodle
1 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Extranet
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
1 1 (1.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 6 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (5.56%) MySQL
5 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Selenium
2 7 (12.96%) Cucumber
3 5 (9.26%) JIRA
4 4 (7.41%) WATIR
5 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.70%) Maven
5 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.70%) Zephyr
6 1 (1.85%) Appium
6 1 (1.85%) eggPlant
6 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.85%) TestDirector
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Games
3 2 (3.70%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Developer
2 12 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Agile Developer
4 10 (18.52%) Scrum Master
5 9 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (14.81%) Agile Scrum Master
7 7 (12.96%) Tester
8 5 (9.26%) Designer
8 5 (9.26%) Digital Designer
8 5 (9.26%) Digital UX Designer
8 5 (9.26%) QA Tester
8 5 (9.26%) UI Designer
8 5 (9.26%) UI/UX Designer
8 5 (9.26%) UX Designer
9 4 (7.41%) Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Automation Tester
9 4 (7.41%) Manual Tester
9 4 (7.41%) QA Automation Tester
9 4 (7.41%) QA Manual Tester
10 3 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) Spring
2 12 (22.22%) CSS
2 12 (22.22%) HTML
3 8 (14.81%) Hibernate
4 5 (9.26%) J2EE
5 4 (7.41%) CSS3
5 4 (7.41%) HTML5
5 4 (7.41%) JSP
5 4 (7.41%) REST
5 4 (7.41%) Web Services
6 3 (5.56%) Play Framework
7 2 (3.70%) Akka
7 2 (3.70%) RESTful
7 2 (3.70%) Spring MVC
8 1 (1.85%) .NET
8 1 (1.85%) Ajax
8 1 (1.85%) Django
8 1 (1.85%) Java EE
8 1 (1.85%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) User Experience
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.70%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Android
2 5 (9.26%) Apple iOS
2 5 (9.26%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (90.74%) Scrum
3 18 (33.33%) TDD
4 17 (31.48%) BDD
5 14 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (20.37%) Feature Driven Development
7 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
8 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (12.96%) User Stories
9 6 (11.11%) DevOps
10 5 (9.26%) Concurrent Programming
10 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.26%) Project Management
10 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (7.41%) Manual Testing
11 4 (7.41%) Regression Testing
11 4 (7.41%) SDLC
11 4 (7.41%) Software Testing
11 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (44.44%) Java
2 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.96%) Scala
4 6 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (3.70%) Python
5 2 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (1.85%) C#
6 1 (1.85%) Perl
6 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) IBM
3 2 (3.70%) HP
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft