Period
to 28 May 2020

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 6 months to 28 May 2020 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 90 122 113
Rank change year-on-year +32 -9 -19
Contract jobs citing Kanban 58 122 160
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.88% 1.90% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.12% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 89 125
Median daily rate £550 £550 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.32% +2.50%
10th Percentile £424 £423 £413
90th Percentile £675 £661 £619
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £520
% change year-on-year -4.55% +5.77% +4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,691 5,758 6,114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.26% 89.67% 88.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,914 4,424 4,832
Median daily rate £515 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £331 £340 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 60 97
Median hourly rate £30.50 £20.57 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.26% +8.28% -1.81%
10th Percentile £12.42 £11.25 £12.22
90th Percentile £52.28 £56.50 £38.48
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year +67.36% +4.56% +21.51%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Kanban as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in the City of London

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Kanban in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Kanban in the City of London

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Kanban in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Kanban in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 49 (84.48%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (77.59%) Scrum
3 24 (41.38%) DevOps
4 19 (32.76%) Java
4 19 (32.76%) TDD
5 18 (31.03%) Finance
5 18 (31.03%) Azure
6 17 (29.31%) JIRA
7 14 (24.14%) C#
7 14 (24.14%) Microservices
8 12 (20.69%) Confluence
8 12 (20.69%) BDD
8 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 11 (18.97%) SQL
9 11 (18.97%) SDLC
10 10 (17.24%) .NET
10 10 (17.24%) Web Services
10 10 (17.24%) OO
10 10 (17.24%) AWS
10 10 (17.24%) AngularJS
11 9 (15.52%) Test Automation
11 9 (15.52%) Atlassian
12 8 (13.79%) Degree
12 8 (13.79%) CSS
12 8 (13.79%) RESTful
12 8 (13.79%) Node.js
13 7 (12.07%) Kubernetes
13 7 (12.07%) Unit Testing
13 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (12.07%) HTML

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 (20.69%) Confluence
2 2 (3.45%) CMS
2 2 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.45%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.72%) InVision
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.72%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (31.03%) Azure
2 10 (17.24%) AWS
3 4 (6.90%) PaaS
4 3 (5.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (5.17%) GitHub
5 2 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (3.45%) Azure Functions
5 2 (3.45%) GCP
5 2 (3.45%) OpenShift
5 2 (3.45%) Serverless
6 1 (1.72%) Apigee
6 1 (1.72%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) DNS
1 2 (3.45%) OpenVPN
2 1 (1.72%) 4G
2 1 (1.72%) AMQP
2 1 (1.72%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.45%) Spark SQL
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.72%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.72%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.72%) Redis
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.72%) SSDT
3 1 (1.72%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 17 (29.31%) JIRA
2 5 (8.62%) SpecFlow
3 4 (6.90%) Selenium
4 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.17%) JUnit
4 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.45%) Mockito
6 1 (1.72%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.72%) Gradle
6 1 (1.72%) Maven
6 1 (1.72%) NUnit
6 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.72%) Zephyr
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Back Office
3 4 (6.90%) Public Sector
4 3 (5.17%) Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Retail
6 1 (1.72%) Billing
6 1 (1.72%) Front Office
6 1 (1.72%) Marketing
6 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Architect
5 4 (6.90%) DevOps Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Agile Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Azure Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Designer
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (3.45%) Product Manager
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) .NET
1 10 (17.24%) AngularJS
1 10 (17.24%) Web Services
2 8 (13.79%) CSS
2 8 (13.79%) Node.js
2 8 (13.79%) RESTful
3 7 (12.07%) HTML
4 6 (10.34%) Jest
4 6 (10.34%) React
4 6 (10.34%) Spring
5 5 (8.62%) REST
6 3 (5.17%) JSON
6 3 (5.17%) Vue.js
7 2 (3.45%) .NET Core
7 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.45%) CSS3
7 2 (3.45%) GraphQL
7 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.45%) Redux
7 2 (3.45%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) User Experience
2 5 (8.62%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (8.62%) Hedge funds
2 5 (8.62%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Chromecast
4 2 (3.45%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) W3C
5 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Android
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Android TV
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) tvOS
2 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (84.48%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (77.59%) Scrum
3 24 (41.38%) DevOps
4 19 (32.76%) TDD
5 14 (24.14%) Microservices
6 12 (20.69%) BDD
7 11 (18.97%) SDLC
8 10 (17.24%) OO
9 9 (15.52%) Test Automation
10 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (12.07%) Fintech
10 7 (12.07%) Unit Testing
11 6 (10.34%) Multithreading
11 6 (10.34%) OOP
11 6 (10.34%) Pair Programming
11 6 (10.34%) Project Delivery
11 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.34%) SOLID
12 5 (8.62%) Business Analysis
12 5 (8.62%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.76%) Java
2 14 (24.14%) C#
3 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.97%) SQL
5 6 (10.34%) TypeScript
6 5 (8.62%) Python
7 4 (6.90%) Java 8
8 3 (5.17%) Go
8 3 (5.17%) Groovy
8 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.17%) Ruby
9 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.45%) ES6
9 2 (3.45%) Kotlin
9 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.72%) C++
10 1 (1.72%) ES7
10 1 (1.72%) Scala
10 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) MiFID
2 2 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) GDPR
3 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.72%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Kubernetes
2 5 (8.62%) Ansible
2 5 (8.62%) Terraform
3 1 (1.72%) Grafana
3 1 (1.72%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.72%) Prometheus
3 1 (1.72%) Puppet
3 1 (1.72%) SCCM
3 1 (1.72%) vRealize
3 1 (1.72%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Atlassian
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) TOWER Software
4 2 (3.45%) Cognos
4 2 (3.45%) GoldenSource
4 2 (3.45%) IBM
4 2 (3.45%) Tableau
5 1 (1.72%) Adobe
5 1 (1.72%) Google
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) Informatica
5 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.72%) Sophos
5 1 (1.72%) Sybase