The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Kanban skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 26 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 95 136
Rank change year-on-year +20 +41  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 103 71 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.10% 2.14% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 2.49% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 67 61
Median daily rate £500 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.85% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.85% +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +59.23%  

Kanban is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2925 2856 4712
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.16% 85.89% 81.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2250 2341 3708
Median daily rate £500 £475 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 56
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £15.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.20 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Kanban as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in the City of London

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in the City of London

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 162 (95.86%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (78.70%) Scrum
3 91 (53.85%) TDD
4 73 (43.20%) Java
5 66 (39.05%) BDD
6 64 (37.87%) AngularJS
7 56 (33.14%) Test Automation
8 54 (31.95%) JavaScript
8 54 (31.95%) MVC
9 53 (31.36%) React
10 50 (29.59%) Mentoring
11 48 (28.40%) JIRA
12 47 (27.81%) SQL
13 46 (27.22%) Continuous Integration
14 43 (25.44%) Selenium
15 42 (24.85%) Node.js
16 41 (24.26%) HTML
16 41 (24.26%) CSS
17 38 (22.49%) Retail
18 36 (21.30%) Stakeholder Management
19 35 (20.71%) Git (software)
20 34 (20.12%) Amazon AWS
20 34 (20.12%) C#
20 34 (20.12%) .NET
20 34 (20.12%) MongoDB
21 33 (19.53%) Pair Programming
22 32 (18.93%) ASP.NET MVC
22 32 (18.93%) ASP.NET
23 31 (18.34%) DevOps
24 30 (17.75%) Front End Development

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 12 (7.10%) Confluence
2 8 (4.73%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.96%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.78%) JBoss
5 2 (1.18%) Apache
6 1 (0.59%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (0.59%) Apache TomEE
6 1 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.59%) CMS
6 1 (0.59%) Mule
6 1 (0.59%) nginx
6 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) ION MarketView
1 1 (0.59%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 34 (20.12%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.78%) Google Play
3 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.78%) PaaS
3 3 (1.78%) Slack
4 2 (1.18%) GitHub
4 2 (1.18%) IaaS
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.59%) CloudBees
5 1 (0.59%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.37%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.18%) HTTP
2 2 (1.18%) Kerberos
2 2 (1.18%) LDAP
3 1 (0.59%) DSL
3 1 (0.59%) Internet
3 1 (0.59%) Intranet
3 1 (0.59%) LAN
3 1 (0.59%) RTP
3 1 (0.59%) RTSP
3 1 (0.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.12%) MongoDB
2 17 (10.06%) NoSQL
3 13 (7.69%) MySQL
4 9 (5.33%) Big Data
5 7 (4.14%) SQL Server
6 6 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (3.55%) Hazelcast
7 5 (2.96%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.37%) MariaDB
8 4 (2.37%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.78%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.18%) HBase
11 1 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.59%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.59%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.59%) Cloudera CDH
11 1 (0.59%) Impala
11 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 48 (28.40%) JIRA
2 43 (25.44%) Selenium
3 35 (20.71%) Git (software)
4 26 (15.38%) JIRA Agile
5 22 (13.02%) IntelliJ
6 21 (12.43%) Grunt
6 21 (12.43%) gulp
7 17 (10.06%) Cucumber
8 14 (8.28%) Jenkins
9 11 (6.51%) JUnit
10 5 (2.96%) Capybara
11 4 (2.37%) Gradle
11 4 (2.37%) Jasmine
11 4 (2.37%) Maven
11 4 (2.37%) Subversion
12 3 (1.78%) Android Studio
12 3 (1.78%) Moq
12 3 (1.78%) Rhino Mocks
13 2 (1.18%) Ant
13 2 (1.18%) Mocha
General
1 38 (22.49%) Retail
2 30 (17.75%) Finance
3 20 (11.83%) Banking
4 8 (4.73%) Advertising
5 7 (4.14%) Games
6 5 (2.96%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.78%) Law
8 2 (1.18%) Legal
8 2 (1.18%) Marketing
9 1 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.59%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.59%) French Language
9 1 (0.59%) German Language
9 1 (0.59%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.59%) Publishing
9 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.59%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 110 (65.09%) Developer
2 48 (28.40%) Java Developer
3 30 (17.75%) Angular Developer
4 27 (15.98%) Senior Developer
5 15 (8.88%) Agile Developer
6 12 (7.10%) Analyst
6 12 (7.10%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (6.51%) Agile Java Developer
7 11 (6.51%) Business Analyst
8 10 (5.92%) Node.js Developer
8 10 (5.92%) Scrum Master
9 9 (5.33%) Agile Coach
9 9 (5.33%) C# Developer
10 8 (4.73%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (4.73%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.73%) Scala Developer
10 8 (4.73%) SQL Developer
11 6 (3.55%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.55%) Agile Business Analyst
11 6 (3.55%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (37.87%) AngularJS
2 53 (31.36%) React
3 42 (24.85%) Node.js
4 41 (24.26%) CSS
4 41 (24.26%) HTML
5 34 (20.12%) .NET
6 32 (18.93%) ASP.NET
6 32 (18.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (17.75%) HTML5
8 28 (16.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 28 (16.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 26 (15.38%) Web Services
10 23 (13.61%) REST
10 23 (13.61%) Spring
11 20 (11.83%) Dropwizard
11 20 (11.83%) Hystrix
11 20 (11.83%) Play Framework
11 20 (11.83%) Scalatra
12 19 (11.24%) jQuery
13 15 (8.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.69%) Virtual Team
2 11 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.92%) User Experience
4 9 (5.33%) Equities
5 8 (4.73%) Fintech
5 8 (4.73%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.14%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (3.55%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.96%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.78%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.59%) Blog
10 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.59%) MPEG
10 1 (0.59%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.59%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.59%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.73%) Linux
2 6 (3.55%) Android
2 6 (3.55%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.37%) Windows
5 3 (1.78%) Unix
6 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (95.86%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (78.70%) Scrum
3 91 (53.85%) TDD
4 66 (39.05%) BDD
5 56 (33.14%) Test Automation
6 54 (31.95%) MVC
7 50 (29.59%) Mentoring
8 46 (27.22%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (21.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 33 (19.53%) Pair Programming
11 31 (18.34%) DevOps
12 30 (17.75%) Front End Development
12 30 (17.75%) SOA
12 30 (17.75%) Web Development
13 28 (16.57%) Refactoring
13 28 (16.57%) Software Engineering
14 27 (15.98%) SOLID
15 24 (14.20%) Web Application Development
16 23 (13.61%) Digital Transformation Programme
17 20 (11.83%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 73 (43.20%) Java
2 54 (31.95%) JavaScript
3 47 (27.81%) SQL
4 34 (20.12%) C#
5 23 (13.61%) Groovy
6 16 (9.47%) Scala
7 7 (4.14%) Python
8 3 (1.78%) Apple Swift
8 3 (1.78%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.18%) ES6
10 1 (0.59%) R
10 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (3.55%) Degree
2 4 (2.37%) PMP
3 3 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.78%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.18%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (16.57%) QA
2 4 (2.37%) MiFID
3 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.78%) Docker
2 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.59%) vCloud
2 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.55%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.37%) Puppet
3 1 (0.59%) Ansible
3 1 (0.59%) Graphite
3 1 (0.59%) HockeyApp
3 1 (0.59%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (11.83%) New Relic
2 6 (3.55%) Apple
3 5 (2.96%) Red Hat
3 5 (2.96%) Telerik
3 5 (2.96%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.78%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (1.78%) Google
4 3 (1.78%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.78%) Oracle
5 2 (1.18%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.18%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.18%) SAP
6 1 (0.59%) Brightcove
6 1 (0.59%) Cisco
6 1 (0.59%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.59%) hybris
6 1 (0.59%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.59%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.59%) Sybase
6 1 (0.59%) Tableau
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £450 - £525 Per Day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Comtecs
Rate: £400 - £425 Per Day 6 Month Contract
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £440 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £499 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Social Superstore
Rate: From £250 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago