Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 102 153
Rank change year-on-year -24 +51 +23
Contract jobs citing Kanban 131 150 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.86% 2.47% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 2.84% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 131 72
City of London median daily rate £510 £500 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £413 £413 £338
90th Percentile £605 £588 £625
Central London median daily rate £516 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +3.25% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London 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 6,188 5,288 5,825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.65% 87.05% 86.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,936 4,203 4,656
City of London median daily rate £505 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.59% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £293
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 52 60
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.63 £21.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.33% -2.09% +10.48%
10th Percentile £11.61 £13.74 £11.98
90th Percentile £38.50 £55.00 £51.58
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.92 £21.07
% change year-on-year +0.40% -5.44% +17.03%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Kanban as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 125 (95.42%) Scrum
2 120 (91.60%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (50.38%) TDD
4 55 (41.98%) Java
5 41 (31.30%) BDD
6 39 (29.77%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (28.24%) JavaScript
8 33 (25.19%) Git (software)
9 31 (23.66%) REST
10 27 (20.61%) Test Automation
10 27 (20.61%) DevOps
11 26 (19.85%) Pair Programming
11 26 (19.85%) HTML
12 23 (17.56%) Microservices
13 22 (16.79%) AngularJS
13 22 (16.79%) HTML5
14 21 (16.03%) Web Services
14 21 (16.03%) Finance
15 20 (15.27%) CSS
15 20 (15.27%) Amazon AWS
16 19 (14.50%) Scala
16 19 (14.50%) Continuous Delivery
17 18 (13.74%) User Stories
17 18 (13.74%) MVC
18 17 (12.98%) C#
18 17 (12.98%) Python
18 17 (12.98%) Continuous Improvement
18 17 (12.98%) Coaching
19 16 (12.21%) SOLID
19 16 (12.21%) Software Engineering

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 6 (4.58%) Apache
1 6 (4.58%) Confluence
1 6 (4.58%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (4.58%) WildFly
2 3 (2.29%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.53%) Mule
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.76%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.29%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.27%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.05%) GitHub
4 3 (2.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) SMS
2 4 (3.05%) Bluetooth
2 4 (3.05%) HTTP
3 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.92%) MongoDB
2 9 (6.87%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.34%) Blockchain
4 5 (3.82%) MySQL
5 4 (3.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.29%) Big Data
6 3 (2.29%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.53%) MS Access
7 2 (1.53%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.53%) Redis
7 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.53%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.53%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.76%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.76%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.76%) HDInsight
8 1 (0.76%) Lumira
8 1 (0.76%) Power BI
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 33 (25.19%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.69%) JIRA
3 12 (9.16%) Cucumber
4 11 (8.40%) Selenium
5 10 (7.63%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.34%) Grunt
6 7 (5.34%) gulp
6 7 (5.34%) IntelliJ
7 6 (4.58%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (4.58%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.82%) JMeter
8 5 (3.82%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (3.82%) Mocha
9 4 (3.05%) Appium
9 4 (3.05%) Crashlytics
9 4 (3.05%) Gradle
9 4 (3.05%) Maven
9 4 (3.05%) Selendroid
9 4 (3.05%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (3.05%) SpecFlow
General
1 21 (16.03%) Finance
2 10 (7.63%) Games
3 8 (6.11%) Banking
4 6 (4.58%) Front Office
5 3 (2.29%) Back Office
5 3 (2.29%) Publishing
6 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.76%) Retail
7 1 (0.76%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (58.78%) Developer
2 37 (28.24%) Java Developer
3 18 (13.74%) Scrum Master
4 15 (11.45%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.16%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (8.40%) Analyst
6 11 (8.40%) Business Analyst
6 11 (8.40%) Java Scala Developer
6 11 (8.40%) React Developer
6 11 (8.40%) Scala Developer
6 11 (8.40%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 11 (8.40%) Senior Scala Developer
7 7 (5.34%) Agile Business Analyst
7 7 (5.34%) Blockchain Developer
8 5 (3.82%) Analytics Developer
8 5 (3.82%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (3.82%) Python Developer
8 5 (3.82%) Risk Analytics Developer
8 5 (3.82%) Sitecore Developer
8 5 (3.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (23.66%) REST
2 26 (19.85%) HTML
3 22 (16.79%) AngularJS
3 22 (16.79%) HTML5
4 21 (16.03%) Web Services
5 20 (15.27%) CSS
6 15 (11.45%) SOAP
6 15 (11.45%) Spring
7 13 (9.92%) JSON
8 12 (9.16%) .NET
8 12 (9.16%) Node.js
9 11 (8.40%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (7.63%) Backbone.js
11 9 (6.87%) React
12 8 (6.11%) Dropwizard
12 8 (6.11%) Spring Boot
13 7 (5.34%) Hystrix
13 7 (5.34%) Play Framework
13 7 (5.34%) React Native
13 7 (5.34%) Scalatra
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.87%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.11%) Fintech
3 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.34%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.58%) Mobile Games
5 5 (3.82%) Wiki
6 4 (3.05%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.29%) PDA
8 2 (1.53%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.53%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.53%) RIA
9 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.76%) Derivative
9 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.76%) FMCG
9 1 (0.76%) iPad
9 1 (0.76%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.76%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.69%) Android
2 10 (7.63%) Apple iOS
3 8 (6.11%) Linux
4 7 (5.34%) Unix
4 7 (5.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (95.42%) Scrum
2 120 (91.60%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (50.38%) TDD
4 41 (31.30%) BDD
5 39 (29.77%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (20.61%) DevOps
6 27 (20.61%) Test Automation
7 26 (19.85%) Pair Programming
8 23 (17.56%) Microservices
9 19 (14.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 18 (13.74%) MVC
10 18 (13.74%) User Stories
11 17 (12.98%) Coaching
11 17 (12.98%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (12.21%) Software Engineering
12 16 (12.21%) SOLID
13 15 (11.45%) SDLC
14 13 (9.92%) Domain-Driven Design
14 13 (9.92%) OO
15 12 (9.16%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (41.98%) Java
2 37 (28.24%) JavaScript
3 19 (14.50%) Scala
4 17 (12.98%) C#
4 17 (12.98%) Python
5 14 (10.69%) SQL
6 10 (7.63%) Kotlin
7 9 (6.87%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.34%) Groovy
8 7 (5.34%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.58%) ES6
10 5 (3.82%) Ruby
11 4 (3.05%) Go
11 4 (3.05%) TypeScript
12 3 (2.29%) VBA
13 2 (1.53%) VB
14 1 (0.76%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (2.29%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) APMG
2 1 (0.76%) CBAP
2 1 (0.76%) IIBA
2 1 (0.76%) ISEB
2 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.76%) PMP
2 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.16%) QA
2 6 (4.58%) MiFID
3 4 (3.05%) PMO
4 1 (0.76%) GDPR
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.76%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.76%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (6.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) Mesos
2 1 (0.76%) Ansible
2 1 (0.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (7.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.34%) New Relic
3 5 (3.82%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.29%) Temenos
5 2 (1.53%) SAP
5 2 (1.53%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe
6 1 (0.76%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.76%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.76%) Coverity
6 1 (0.76%) HP
6 1 (0.76%) Murex
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle
6 1 (0.76%) TIBCO