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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kanban
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 57 85 94
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +9
Contract jobs citing Kanban 37 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.58% 1.18% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 1.42% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 6
Median daily rate £410 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £435 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £555 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £28.13

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
1194 1622 1416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.26% 83.14% 82.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 784 1092 1010
Median daily rate £403 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 39 23
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £13.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Kanban as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Leeds +25 35 £410 -18.00% 10
Kanban
Yorkshire

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 106 (94.64%) Scrum
2 101 (90.18%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (58.04%) Java
4 41 (36.61%) MongoDB
4 41 (36.61%) Jenkins
5 39 (34.82%) JavaScript
6 37 (33.04%) Linux
6 37 (33.04%) Git (software)
7 36 (32.14%) TDD
8 34 (30.36%) BDD
9 32 (28.57%) Scala
9 32 (28.57%) HTML
10 28 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
11 27 (24.11%) Software Engineering
12 26 (23.21%) Ruby
13 25 (22.32%) RESTful
13 25 (22.32%) Apache Cassandra
13 25 (22.32%) Mentoring
14 24 (21.43%) User Stories
14 24 (21.43%) Selenium
14 24 (21.43%) Spring
15 23 (20.54%) MySQL
16 21 (18.75%) Open Source
16 21 (18.75%) HTML5
17 20 (17.86%) NoSQL
17 20 (17.86%) CSS
18 19 (16.96%) JSON
18 19 (16.96%) JIRA
19 18 (16.07%) JUnit
19 18 (16.07%) Microservices

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 17 (15.18%) Confluence
2 8 (7.14%) Apache
3 7 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (4.46%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.46%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (3.57%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.68%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.89%) CMS
7 1 (0.89%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.89%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
2 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.82%) GitHub
2 8 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.25%) IaaS
3 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.57%) Sumo Logic
5 3 (2.68%) CloudBees
5 3 (2.68%) OpenShift
5 3 (2.68%) PaaS
6 2 (1.79%) Office 365
7 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.36%) HTTP
1 6 (5.36%) Internet
2 5 (4.46%) DNS
3 3 (2.68%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.89%) Firewall
4 1 (0.89%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (36.61%) MongoDB
2 28 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (22.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 23 (20.54%) MySQL
5 20 (17.86%) NoSQL
6 17 (15.18%) Relational Database
7 6 (5.36%) Hadoop
8 5 (4.46%) Redis
9 4 (3.57%) HBase
9 4 (3.57%) Riak
10 2 (1.79%) Big Data
11 1 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.89%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (36.61%) Jenkins
2 37 (33.04%) Git (software)
3 24 (21.43%) Selenium
4 19 (16.96%) JIRA
5 18 (16.07%) JUnit
6 17 (15.18%) Cucumber
7 15 (13.39%) Jasmine
8 9 (8.04%) Maven
9 6 (5.36%) MSTest
9 6 (5.36%) SoapUI
9 6 (5.36%) WebDriver
10 5 (4.46%) SonarQube
10 5 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (4.46%) Visual Studio
11 4 (3.57%) Capybara
11 4 (3.57%) Grunt
11 4 (3.57%) JMeter
11 4 (3.57%) RSpec
11 4 (3.57%) Vagrant
12 3 (2.68%) FitNesse
General
1 4 (3.57%) Finance
1 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.79%) Billing
3 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (28.57%) Developer
2 21 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 15 (13.39%) Scrum Master
4 14 (12.50%) Analyst
5 13 (11.61%) Architect
6 12 (10.71%) Business Analyst
6 12 (10.71%) Tester
7 9 (8.04%) Technical Leader
8 8 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
9 7 (6.25%) Automation Tester
10 6 (5.36%) Digital Analyst
10 6 (5.36%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Software Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) Technical Architect
11 5 (4.46%) Developer in Test
11 5 (4.46%) Digital Business Analyst
11 5 (4.46%) Java Automation Tester
11 5 (4.46%) Scala Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 5 (4.46%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (28.57%) HTML
2 25 (22.32%) RESTful
3 24 (21.43%) Spring
4 21 (18.75%) HTML5
5 20 (17.86%) CSS
6 19 (16.96%) JSON
7 16 (14.29%) Node.js
7 16 (14.29%) Play Framework
7 16 (14.29%) REST
7 16 (14.29%) Web Services
8 15 (13.39%) Django
9 11 (9.82%) CSS3
10 9 (8.04%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (7.14%) jQuery
12 7 (6.25%) Hibernate
13 6 (5.36%) Gherkin
13 6 (5.36%) Spring Boot
13 6 (5.36%) XML
14 5 (4.46%) AngularJS
14 5 (4.46%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.39%) User Experience
2 11 (9.82%) Social Media
3 10 (8.93%) Tandem
4 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.57%) Replication
6 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.89%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.89%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.89%) NHS
6 1 (0.89%) PMI
6 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (33.04%) Linux
2 15 (13.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.57%) CoreOS
3 4 (3.57%) Unix
4 3 (2.68%) Windows
5 2 (1.79%) Android
5 2 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.79%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.79%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.89%) CentOS
6 1 (0.89%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (94.64%) Scrum
2 101 (90.18%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (32.14%) TDD
4 34 (30.36%) BDD
5 27 (24.11%) Software Engineering
6 25 (22.32%) Mentoring
7 24 (21.43%) User Stories
8 21 (18.75%) Open Source
9 18 (16.07%) Microservices
10 16 (14.29%) UML
11 15 (13.39%) Business Analysis
11 15 (13.39%) SDLC
12 13 (11.61%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (10.71%) Automated Testing
14 11 (9.82%) Functional Testing
15 10 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (8.93%) Test Automation
15 10 (8.93%) Waterfall
16 9 (8.04%) Manual Testing
16 9 (8.04%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (58.04%) Java
2 39 (34.82%) JavaScript
3 32 (28.57%) Scala
4 26 (23.21%) Ruby
5 17 (15.18%) Python
6 7 (6.25%) SQL
7 6 (5.36%) Groovy
8 5 (4.46%) C++
8 5 (4.46%) PHP
9 2 (1.79%) C
9 2 (1.79%) Go
9 2 (1.79%) XPath
9 2 (1.79%) XQuery
10 1 (0.89%) C#
10 1 (0.89%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.89%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.89%) Perl
10 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (5.36%) BPSS Clearance
1 6 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.89%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.89%) Degree
3 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.14%) QA
2 4 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.57%) Docker
2 4 (3.57%) HDFS
2 4 (3.57%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.89%) NFS
4 1 (0.89%) Squid
4 1 (0.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (13.39%) Puppet
3 6 (5.36%) Ansible
4 5 (4.46%) Nagios
5 4 (3.57%) Kubernetes
5 4 (3.57%) Salt
5 4 (3.57%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.89%) Grafana
6 1 (0.89%) Graphite
6 1 (0.89%) Graylog
6 1 (0.89%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.89%) Icinga
6 1 (0.89%) StatsD
6 1 (0.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 7 (6.25%) Oracle
3 6 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.36%) VMware
4 5 (4.46%) New Relic
4 5 (4.46%) SaltStack
5 4 (3.57%) Google
5 4 (3.57%) IBM
5 4 (3.57%) Rackspace
5 4 (3.57%) Splunk
6 1 (0.89%) F5
6 1 (0.89%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.89%) Palo Alto