Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 November 2017 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 90 82
Rank change year-on-year +17 -8 -5
Contract jobs citing Kanban 19 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.22% 0.72% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 0.88% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 2
Birmingham median daily rate £431 £330 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.68% -20.00% -2.94%
10th Percentile £398 £294 £369
90th Percentile £514 £356 £466
West Midlands median daily rate £470 £438 £475
% change year-on-year +7.43% -7.89% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £32.25 -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1264 1252 1031
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 80.87% 81.72% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 805 640
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.02%
10th Percentile £231 £243 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 35
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.75 £17.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.90% -1.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £12.30 £10.84 £10.17
90th Percentile £46.40 £30.33 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in Birmingham

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in Birmingham

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) Scrum
3 16 (84.21%) Java
4 15 (78.95%) TDD
4 15 (78.95%) Spring
4 15 (78.95%) Git (software)
5 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (68.42%) Jenkins
7 12 (63.16%) Spring Boot
7 12 (63.16%) BDD
8 11 (57.89%) Mockito
8 11 (57.89%) RESTful
8 11 (57.89%) DbUnit
8 11 (57.89%) Maven
8 11 (57.89%) jMock
8 11 (57.89%) SOAP
8 11 (57.89%) JUnit
8 11 (57.89%) PowerMock
8 11 (57.89%) SonarQube
9 9 (47.37%) J2EE
9 9 (47.37%) Web Services
9 9 (47.37%) Open Source
10 8 (42.11%) REST
10 8 (42.11%) OO
10 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
11 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
12 6 (31.58%) Apache Camel
12 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
13 5 (26.32%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (15.79%) Apache
1 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (10.53%) GitHub
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MariaDB
1 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Git (software)
2 13 (68.42%) Jenkins
3 11 (57.89%) DbUnit
3 11 (57.89%) jMock
3 11 (57.89%) JUnit
3 11 (57.89%) Maven
3 11 (57.89%) Mockito
3 11 (57.89%) SonarQube
4 2 (10.53%) JHipster
4 2 (10.53%) Liquibase
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Java Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Scrum Master
6 2 (10.53%) Angular Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum Master
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
7 1 (5.26%) BPM Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) Spring
2 12 (63.16%) Spring Boot
3 11 (57.89%) PowerMock
3 11 (57.89%) RESTful
3 11 (57.89%) SOAP
4 9 (47.37%) J2EE
4 9 (47.37%) Web Services
5 8 (42.11%) REST
6 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
6 6 (31.58%) Apache Camel
7 5 (26.32%) XML
8 4 (21.05%) CSS
8 4 (21.05%) CSS3
8 4 (21.05%) HTML
8 4 (21.05%) HTML5
8 4 (21.05%) jQuery
8 4 (21.05%) JSON
8 4 (21.05%) Node.js
8 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (5.26%) Velocity
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (94.74%) Scrum
3 15 (78.95%) TDD
4 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (63.16%) BDD
6 9 (47.37%) Open Source
7 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
7 8 (42.11%) OO
8 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
8 5 (26.32%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Open Source Development
9 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
9 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (10.53%) Feature Driven Development
11 1 (5.26%) Change Management
11 1 (5.26%) Programme Governance
11 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
11 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) DBS Check
4 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (26.32%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) VMware