Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 112 138
Rank change year-on-year +32 +26 +26
Contract jobs citing Kanban 91 52 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.35% 1.29% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 1.54% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 22 22
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £513 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +28.13% -
10th Percentile £335 £302 £325
90th Percentile £688 £599 £450
South East median daily rate £475 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 3,272 3,377 3,801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.50% 84.07% 82.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,635 1,706 2,064
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £568
South East median daily rate £435 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +5.07% +3.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 118 143
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.71% -11.43% -27.45%
10th Percentile £9.93 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.95 £39.75 £43.12
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.01% -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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 2018. 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 +9 25 £431 -24.18% 3
Bracknell +15 23 £550 +4.76% 3
Maidenhead 0 7 £500 +66.67%
Newbury -13 4 £488 +31.76% 1
Slough -4 1 - -
Kanban
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 85 (93.41%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (84.62%) Scrum
3 43 (47.25%) User Stories
4 37 (40.66%) TDD
5 32 (35.16%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (32.97%) BDD
7 28 (30.77%) Waterfall
7 28 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 28 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
8 27 (29.67%) JavaScript
9 26 (28.57%) Jenkins
9 26 (28.57%) DevOps
10 25 (27.47%) Velocity
10 25 (27.47%) Web Services
11 24 (26.37%) Telecoms
12 23 (25.27%) JIRA
12 23 (25.27%) Java
13 22 (24.18%) Microservices
14 20 (21.98%) Software Engineering
14 20 (21.98%) Pair Programming
14 20 (21.98%) Unit Testing
14 20 (21.98%) Mercurial
14 20 (21.98%) REST
15 19 (20.88%) Confluence
16 18 (19.78%) QA
16 18 (19.78%) AngularJS
16 18 (19.78%) Serverless
17 16 (17.58%) AWS Lambda
17 16 (17.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 16 (17.58%) Release Management

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 19 (20.88%) Confluence
2 11 (12.09%) Apache Solr
2 11 (12.09%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (5.49%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.30%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 28 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (19.78%) Serverless
3 16 (17.58%) AWS Lambda
4 9 (9.89%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (9.89%) Amazon Kinesis
4 9 (9.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (7.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (7.69%) Amazon S3
5 7 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (7.69%) CloudFront
6 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (3.30%) GitHub
8 2 (2.20%) Firebase
8 2 (2.20%) Trello
9 1 (1.10%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (1.10%) npm
9 1 (1.10%) PaaS
9 1 (1.10%) Slack
9 1 (1.10%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 8 (8.79%) Big Data
3 7 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.49%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.40%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.40%) Neo4j
5 4 (4.40%) Redis
5 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.10%) DB2
7 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.10%) KNIME
7 1 (1.10%) MySQL
7 1 (1.10%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 26 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 23 (25.27%) JIRA
4 20 (21.98%) Mercurial
5 15 (16.48%) Maven
6 14 (15.38%) JUnit
7 12 (13.19%) SonarQube
8 9 (9.89%) Eclipse
8 9 (9.89%) Gradle
9 8 (8.79%) IntelliJ
10 7 (7.69%) Checkstyle
11 5 (5.49%) Cucumber
11 5 (5.49%) DbUnit
11 5 (5.49%) jMock
11 5 (5.49%) Mockito
11 5 (5.49%) Visual Studio
12 4 (4.40%) JMeter
12 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (3.30%) RSpec
13 3 (3.30%) Selenium
General
1 24 (26.37%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.89%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.20%) Games
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (34.07%) Developer
2 28 (30.77%) Scrum Master
3 11 (12.09%) React Developer
4 10 (10.99%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.89%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Architect
8 5 (5.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Agile Project Manager
9 4 (4.40%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.40%) Senior React Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.30%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.30%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Platform Architect
10 3 (3.30%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Tester
11 2 (2.20%) PMO Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.47%) Velocity
1 25 (27.47%) Web Services
2 20 (21.98%) REST
3 18 (19.78%) AngularJS
4 15 (16.48%) React
5 14 (15.38%) CSS
5 14 (15.38%) CSS3
5 14 (15.38%) HTML
5 14 (15.38%) HTML5
6 12 (13.19%) LESS
6 12 (13.19%) Node.js
6 12 (13.19%) Sass
7 11 (12.09%) Spring
8 9 (9.89%) .NET
8 9 (9.89%) RESTful
9 8 (8.79%) JSF
9 8 (8.79%) Spring MVC
9 8 (8.79%) Struts
10 7 (7.69%) SOAP
11 5 (5.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) User Experience
2 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.20%) Life Science
3 2 (2.20%) RIA
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.10%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.10%) NHS
4 1 (1.10%) PMI
4 1 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.20%) Unix
1 2 (2.20%) Windows
2 1 (1.10%) Linux
2 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (93.41%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (84.62%) Scrum
3 43 (47.25%) User Stories
4 37 (40.66%) TDD
5 32 (35.16%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (32.97%) BDD
7 28 (30.77%) Waterfall
8 26 (28.57%) DevOps
9 22 (24.18%) Microservices
10 20 (21.98%) Pair Programming
10 20 (21.98%) Software Engineering
10 20 (21.98%) Unit Testing
11 16 (17.58%) E-Commerce
11 16 (17.58%) Release Management
11 16 (17.58%) Test Scripting
12 15 (16.48%) Functional Testing
13 13 (14.29%) OO
14 12 (13.19%) Cross-Browser Development
14 12 (13.19%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (13.19%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.67%) JavaScript
2 23 (25.27%) Java
3 16 (17.58%) C#
4 8 (8.79%) Java 8
5 6 (6.59%) SQL
6 4 (4.40%) C++
6 4 (4.40%) Python
7 3 (3.30%) Scala
8 2 (2.20%) Go
9 1 (1.10%) C
9 1 (1.10%) Delphi
9 1 (1.10%) F#
9 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.10%) MBA
6 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.10%) PMP
6 1 (1.10%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.78%) QA
2 6 (6.59%) PMO
3 3 (3.30%) COBIT
3 3 (3.30%) GDPR
3 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 10 (10.99%) Docker
2 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.20%) vSphere
3 1 (1.10%) KVM
3 1 (1.10%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (9.89%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (7.69%) Adobe
1 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.20%) Google
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle
2 2 (2.20%) VMware
3 1 (1.10%) AppDynamics
3 1 (1.10%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.10%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.10%) Dynatrace
3 1 (1.10%) HP
3 1 (1.10%) MapR
3 1 (1.10%) Mirantis
3 1 (1.10%) Pega
3 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.10%) Tableau