Period
to 23 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 23 February 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 57 53
Rank change year-on-year -19 -4 +36
Contract jobs citing Kanban 12 32 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.02% 2.44% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 2.83% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 29
Cheshire median daily rate £449 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.21% -15.15% -21.43%
10th Percentile £400 £295 £300
90th Percentile £498 £500 £445
North West median daily rate £438 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +16.67% -11.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £53.75 -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,009 1,129 1,038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 85.51% 86.12% 85.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 797 758
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £244 £225
90th Percentile £575 £625 £600
North West median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 42 38
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.55 £19.00 £20.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.63% -7.60% +14.97%
10th Percentile £17.43 £10.79 £13.93
90th Percentile £46.75 £38.75 £44.11
North West median hourly rate £24.86 £25.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year -0.58% -6.52% -11.29%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in Cheshire

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in Cheshire

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Crewe -1 5 £473 -5.50% 1
Kanban
North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
2 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Project Management
3 9 (75.00%) User Stories
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (75.00%) BDD
4 7 (58.33%) Service Design
4 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
4 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (41.67%) JIRA
5 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (16.67%) Doctrine
6 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (16.67%) Dojo
6 2 (16.67%) Zend
6 2 (16.67%) Zend Framework
6 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (16.67%) PHP 5
6 2 (16.67%) Marketing
6 2 (16.67%) LAMP
6 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (16.67%) Workflow
6 2 (16.67%) Migration

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JIRA
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Scrum Master
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (8.33%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Doctrine
1 2 (16.67%) Dojo
1 2 (16.67%) LAMP
1 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (16.67%) Zend Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Project Management
2 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
3 9 (75.00%) BDD
3 9 (75.00%) User Stories
4 7 (58.33%) Service Design
4 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
1 2 (16.67%) PHP 5
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Zend