The table below looks at the statistics for Kanban skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 111 112 102
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing Kanban 35 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.20% 0.51% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 0.63% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 11
Average daily rate £480 £388 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.87% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £301 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £488 £400
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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2341 2063 1718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.56% 80.43% 75.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1550 1405 1014
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 49 35
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.72 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.64% -7.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Kanban
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Kanban Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Kanban
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Kanban Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Kanban Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
West Yorkshire +5 28 £500 +29.03% 9
South Yorkshire - 5 £425 - 2
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
Kanban
England

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 66 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (75.64%) Scrum
3 35 (44.87%) TDD
4 32 (41.03%) Java
5 27 (34.62%) BDD
6 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
6 19 (24.36%) Spring
7 18 (23.08%) CSS
7 18 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (21.79%) HTML
9 16 (20.51%) Finance
10 15 (19.23%) Selenium
11 14 (17.95%) Cucumber
11 14 (17.95%) JIRA
12 11 (14.10%) MongoDB
12 11 (14.10%) NoSQL
12 11 (14.10%) Feature Driven Development
12 11 (14.10%) User Stories
12 11 (14.10%) Hibernate
12 11 (14.10%) SQL
12 11 (14.10%) Web Services
13 10 (12.82%) Unit Testing
13 10 (12.82%) DevOps
14 8 (10.26%) Scala
14 8 (10.26%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (10.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
14 8 (10.26%) Project Management
15 7 (8.97%) MySQL
15 7 (8.97%) Integration Testing

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 5 (6.41%) JBoss
1 5 (6.41%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.85%) Apache
2 3 (3.85%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.56%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.56%) Moodle
4 1 (1.28%) nginx
4 1 (1.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.28%) GitHub
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Internet
2 2 (2.56%) HTTP
3 1 (1.28%) Extranet
3 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) MongoDB
1 11 (14.10%) NoSQL
2 8 (10.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (8.97%) MySQL
4 6 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.85%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Selenium
2 14 (17.95%) Cucumber
2 14 (17.95%) JIRA
3 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.41%) Maven
5 4 (5.13%) WATIR
6 3 (3.85%) Liquibase
6 3 (3.85%) Mockito
6 3 (3.85%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.56%) Zephyr
8 1 (1.28%) Appium
8 1 (1.28%) Capybara
8 1 (1.28%) eggPlant
8 1 (1.28%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.28%) RSpec
8 1 (1.28%) Subversion
8 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.28%) TestDirector
General
1 16 (20.51%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Games
3 3 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
5 1 (1.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (34.62%) Developer
2 19 (24.36%) Java Developer
3 16 (20.51%) Analyst
4 15 (19.23%) Agile Developer
5 13 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
6 10 (12.82%) Scrum Master
7 8 (10.26%) Agile Scrum Master
7 8 (10.26%) Business Analyst
7 8 (10.26%) Test Analyst
8 7 (8.97%) Tester
9 5 (6.41%) Designer
9 5 (6.41%) Digital Designer
9 5 (6.41%) Digital UX Designer
9 5 (6.41%) QA Tester
9 5 (6.41%) UI Designer
9 5 (6.41%) UI/UX Designer
9 5 (6.41%) UX Designer
10 4 (5.13%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Automation Tester
10 4 (5.13%) QA Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.36%) Spring
2 18 (23.08%) CSS
3 17 (21.79%) HTML
4 11 (14.10%) Hibernate
4 11 (14.10%) Web Services
5 7 (8.97%) CSS3
5 7 (8.97%) Gherkin
5 7 (8.97%) HTML5
6 6 (7.69%) RESTful
7 5 (6.41%) J2EE
7 5 (6.41%) JSON
7 5 (6.41%) REST
7 5 (6.41%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (5.13%) Ajax
8 4 (5.13%) JSP
9 3 (3.85%) CakePHP
9 3 (3.85%) Play Framework
9 3 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (2.56%) Akka
10 2 (2.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) User Experience
2 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.56%) Data Integration
2 2 (2.56%) e-Learning
2 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Android
2 5 (6.41%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.41%) Linux
2 5 (6.41%) Windows
3 2 (2.56%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (75.64%) Scrum
3 35 (44.87%) TDD
4 27 (34.62%) BDD
5 18 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (14.10%) Feature Driven Development
6 11 (14.10%) User Stories
7 10 (12.82%) DevOps
7 10 (12.82%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 8 (10.26%) Project Management
9 7 (8.97%) Concurrent Programming
9 7 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.97%) Integration Testing
9 7 (8.97%) System Testing
10 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.69%) Open Source
10 6 (7.69%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.03%) Java
2 19 (24.36%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.10%) SQL
4 8 (10.26%) Scala
5 7 (8.97%) Ruby
6 5 (6.41%) PHP
7 4 (5.13%) Perl
7 4 (5.13%) Python
8 1 (1.28%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) ISEB
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) Oracle
2 3 (3.85%) IBM
3 2 (2.56%) HP
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.28%) Zend