Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 99 143
Rank change year-on-year +10 +44 +16
Contract jobs citing Kanban 82 46 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.06% 1.23% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 1.49% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 24 23
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £321 £326 £325
90th Percentile £575 £596 £488
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +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 3,401 3,077 4,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.60% 81.97% 81.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,719 1,465 2,140
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% +8.67%
10th Percentile £269 £252 £255
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 133 127
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -14.29% -20.45%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.72 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £40.20 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £24.03
% change year-on-year +25.01% -16.77% +11.51%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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
Bracknell +18 25 £363 -29.27% 3
Reading +1 20 £425 -25.27% 6
Maidenhead 0 11 £440 +46.67% 1
Newbury -23 3 £475 +8.57% 1
Slough - 1 - - 1
Kanban
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 82 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (86.59%) Scrum
3 33 (40.24%) User Stories
4 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
5 28 (34.15%) TDD
6 25 (30.49%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (28.05%) BDD
8 22 (26.83%) DevOps
9 21 (25.61%) Amazon AWS
10 20 (24.39%) Git (software)
10 20 (24.39%) Software Engineering
10 20 (24.39%) Java
11 19 (23.17%) Web Services
11 19 (23.17%) JIRA
12 18 (21.95%) QA
12 18 (21.95%) Waterfall
12 18 (21.95%) Functional Testing
12 18 (21.95%) Jenkins
13 17 (20.73%) REST
13 17 (20.73%) CSS3
13 17 (20.73%) HTML5
13 17 (20.73%) Test Automation
13 17 (20.73%) Mercurial
13 17 (20.73%) Pair Programming
13 17 (20.73%) Telecoms
13 17 (20.73%) CSS
13 17 (20.73%) HTML
14 16 (19.51%) Confluence
14 16 (19.51%) Unit Testing
15 15 (18.29%) Velocity

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 16 (19.51%) Confluence
2 3 (3.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (3.66%) Apache Solr
2 3 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.22%) HipChat
2 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.61%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (14.63%) Serverless
3 10 (12.20%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (8.54%) Amazon Kinesis
4 7 (8.54%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (3.66%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (3.66%) Amazon S3
5 3 (3.66%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (3.66%) CloudFront
6 2 (2.44%) Firebase
7 1 (1.22%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.88%) Big Data
3 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.22%) DB2
5 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.22%) KNIME
5 1 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (24.39%) Git (software)
2 19 (23.17%) JIRA
3 18 (21.95%) Jenkins
4 17 (20.73%) Mercurial
5 12 (14.63%) Selenium
6 9 (10.98%) JUnit
6 9 (10.98%) Maven
7 8 (9.76%) Eclipse
7 8 (9.76%) Gradle
8 7 (8.54%) IntelliJ
9 5 (6.10%) QUnit
9 5 (6.10%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (4.88%) SonarQube
10 4 (4.88%) UI Automator
10 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
11 3 (3.66%) Checkstyle
12 2 (2.44%) Ant
12 2 (2.44%) Appium
12 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.44%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (20.73%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.20%) Finance
3 6 (7.32%) Retail
4 4 (4.88%) Digital Economy
4 4 (4.88%) Marketing
5 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (40.24%) Developer
2 21 (25.61%) Scrum Master
3 13 (15.85%) React Developer
4 10 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Senior React Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (3.66%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Test Engineer
10 2 (2.44%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Programme Manager
10 2 (2.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.17%) Web Services
2 17 (20.73%) CSS
2 17 (20.73%) CSS3
2 17 (20.73%) HTML
2 17 (20.73%) HTML5
2 17 (20.73%) REST
3 15 (18.29%) Velocity
4 14 (17.07%) React
5 13 (15.85%) AngularJS
6 10 (12.20%) LESS
6 10 (12.20%) Node.js
6 10 (12.20%) Sass
7 9 (10.98%) Spring
8 7 (8.54%) JSF
8 7 (8.54%) Spring MVC
8 7 (8.54%) Struts
9 5 (6.10%) .NET
9 5 (6.10%) RESTful
10 3 (3.66%) SOAP
10 3 (3.66%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) User Experience
2 5 (6.10%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.44%) Life Science
3 2 (2.44%) RIA
4 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.22%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Android
2 2 (2.44%) Unix
2 2 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) Linux
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (86.59%) Scrum
3 33 (40.24%) User Stories
4 28 (34.15%) TDD
5 25 (30.49%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (28.05%) BDD
7 22 (26.83%) DevOps
8 20 (24.39%) Software Engineering
9 18 (21.95%) Functional Testing
9 18 (21.95%) Waterfall
10 17 (20.73%) Pair Programming
10 17 (20.73%) Test Automation
11 16 (19.51%) Unit Testing
12 13 (15.85%) Microservices
12 13 (15.85%) Release Management
13 12 (14.63%) Test Scripting
14 11 (13.41%) Front End Development
15 10 (12.20%) Cross-Browser Development
15 10 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
16 9 (10.98%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
2 20 (24.39%) Java
3 10 (12.20%) C#
4 8 (9.76%) SQL
5 7 (8.54%) Java 8
6 6 (7.32%) Python
7 5 (6.10%) C++
7 5 (6.10%) Scala
8 3 (3.66%) Go
9 2 (2.44%) Delphi
10 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.22%) C
10 1 (1.22%) F#
10 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) APMP
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.22%) MBA
4 1 (1.22%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.95%) QA
2 4 (4.88%) COBIT
2 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (4.88%) PMO
3 3 (3.66%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.66%) Adobe
2 3 (3.66%) Google
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle
3 1 (1.22%) AppDynamics
3 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.22%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.22%) Dynatrace
3 1 (1.22%) HP
3 1 (1.22%) MapR
3 1 (1.22%) ServiceNow