Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Kanban skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kanban over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Kanban
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 84 102
Rank change year-on-year -36 +18 +27
Contract jobs citing Kanban 57 88 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.37% 2.25% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 2.62% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 39 24
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £342 £306 £306
90th Percentile £528 £688 £596
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £494
% change year-on-year - -8.86% +9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £57.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year +27.78% - -

Kanban is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,647 3,360 3,235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 87.63% 86.04% 83.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,773 1,702 1,580
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £256 £263
90th Percentile £610 £575 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 79 126
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.25 £21.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.30% +43.33% -10.45%
10th Percentile £12.00 £8.05 £11.25
90th Percentile £82.50 £48.75 £39.25
South East median hourly rate £31.50 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% +22.50% -11.11%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Kanban as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in Berkshire

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Kanban in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in Berkshire

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Berkshire

Kanban
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Kanban in Berkshire

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 24 £450 +4.35% 2
Slough +12 12 £325 -
Bracknell -17 7 £395 -11.10%
Newbury -1 5 £425 -10.53% 1
Ascot - 3 £400 -
Maidenhead +5 2 - -
Kanban
South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Kanban also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 55 (96.49%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (85.96%) Scrum
3 21 (36.84%) User Stories
4 20 (35.09%) Java
4 20 (35.09%) Git (software)
5 18 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (31.58%) Jenkins
6 17 (29.82%) DevOps
6 17 (29.82%) TDD
6 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
7 15 (26.32%) E-Commerce
7 15 (26.32%) RESTful
8 14 (24.56%) AWS
9 13 (22.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (22.81%) JUnit
9 13 (22.81%) Telecoms
9 13 (22.81%) Maven
10 12 (21.05%) Web Services
10 12 (21.05%) BDD
11 11 (19.30%) Docker
11 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
12 10 (17.54%) Apache Camel
12 10 (17.54%) REST
12 10 (17.54%) Mockito
13 9 (15.79%) DbUnit
13 9 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
13 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (14.04%) Python
14 8 (14.04%) SOAP
14 8 (14.04%) J2EE

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (12.28%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.77%) JBoss
3 4 (7.02%) Confluence
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.56%) AWS
2 7 (12.28%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.26%) Azure
4 2 (3.51%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (3.51%) GitHub
4 2 (3.51%) Serverless
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.75%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.75%) IaaS
5 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) HTTP
1 3 (5.26%) HTTPS
1 3 (5.26%) OpenLDAP
1 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.75%) 5G
2 1 (1.75%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.26%) HBase
2 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.51%) DB2
4 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.75%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (35.09%) Git (software)
2 18 (31.58%) Jenkins
3 13 (22.81%) JUnit
3 13 (22.81%) Maven
4 10 (17.54%) Mockito
5 9 (15.79%) DbUnit
6 8 (14.04%) SonarQube
6 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (12.28%) jMock
8 5 (8.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (8.77%) JIRA
9 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
9 3 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (5.26%) Vagrant
10 2 (3.51%) Subversion
10 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.75%) Checkstyle
11 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.75%) Selenium
General
1 13 (22.81%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.53%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Finance
4 3 (5.26%) Games
4 3 (5.26%) Marketing
4 3 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (3.51%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Java Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Scrum Master
3 9 (15.79%) Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Digital Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Digital Business Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Agile Scrum Master
7 4 (7.02%) Lead Business Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (7.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Sales Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) RESTful
2 12 (21.05%) Web Services
3 10 (17.54%) Apache Camel
3 10 (17.54%) REST
4 8 (14.04%) HTML
4 8 (14.04%) J2EE
4 8 (14.04%) SOAP
5 7 (12.28%) .NET
5 7 (12.28%) PowerMock
5 7 (12.28%) Spring
6 6 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (10.53%) CSS
6 6 (10.53%) XML
7 5 (8.77%) Hibernate
8 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
9 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.26%) JMS
9 3 (5.26%) JSON
9 3 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) CentOS
2 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Unix
3 1 (1.75%) Windows
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (96.49%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (85.96%) Scrum
3 21 (36.84%) User Stories
4 18 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (29.82%) DevOps
5 17 (29.82%) TDD
6 15 (26.32%) E-Commerce
7 13 (22.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (21.05%) BDD
9 11 (19.30%) Software Engineering
10 9 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
10 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (12.28%) Analytics
11 7 (12.28%) Business Analysis
11 7 (12.28%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (12.28%) Data Analytics
11 7 (12.28%) Minimum Viable Product
11 7 (12.28%) MVC
11 7 (12.28%) Scenario Testing
11 7 (12.28%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.09%) Java
2 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.04%) Python
3 8 (14.04%) SQL
4 7 (12.28%) C#
5 5 (8.77%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.02%) Java 8
7 3 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.51%) C++
9 1 (1.75%) C
9 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Docker
2 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.02%) vSphere
4 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Ansible
2 6 (10.53%) ZABBIX
3 5 (8.77%) Kubernetes
4 4 (7.02%) Terraform
5 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) VMware
2 3 (5.26%) New Relic
2 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.51%) Google
3 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe
4 1 (1.75%) Amdocs
4 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.75%) Informatica
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Pega