Period
to 23 October 2021

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 23 October 2021 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
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 121 105 102
Rank change year-on-year -16 -3 +8
Contract jobs citing Kanban 57 16 139
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.48% 0.89% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.99% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 14 116
10th Percentile £450 £408 £416
25th Percentile £463 £444 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £500 £553
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.50% +5.24%
75th Percentile £709 £573 £680
90th Percentile £780 £613 £725
Central London median daily rate £600 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

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 3,520 1,611 5,385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.17% 89.30% 90.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,653 1,210 4,297
10th Percentile £363 £313 £325
25th Percentile £463 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £524 £525
Median % change year-on-year +5.01% -0.24% +2.94%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £600
90th Percentile £750 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £515 £513
% change year-on-year +6.80% +0.49% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 30 63
10th Percentile £12.10 £14.95 £11.80
25th Percentile £19.88 £18.13 £12.76
Median hourly rate £32.00 £32.00 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year - +77.78% -3.74%
75th Percentile £42.50 £44.50 £25.88
90th Percentile £62.35 £47.75 £49.27
Central London median hourly rate £32.20 £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.63% +60.00% +6.95%

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 23 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Kanban in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2021, 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 54 (94.74%) Scrum
1 54 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (47.37%) TDD
3 20 (35.09%) DevOps
4 18 (31.58%) Java
5 16 (28.07%) Finance
6 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
7 13 (22.81%) Spring
8 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (21.05%) Azure
8 12 (21.05%) Docker
9 11 (19.30%) OO
10 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
10 10 (17.54%) Microservices
10 10 (17.54%) Ansible
10 10 (17.54%) Analytics
10 10 (17.54%) Continuous Deployment
10 10 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (15.79%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 9 (15.79%) Test Automation
11 9 (15.79%) BDD
11 9 (15.79%) SDLC
11 9 (15.79%) ETL
11 9 (15.79%) Python
11 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
12 8 (14.04%) JIRA
12 8 (14.04%) SQL
13 7 (12.28%) HTML
13 7 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (12.28%) Data Modelling

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 4 (7.02%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Sketch
1 1 (1.75%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.05%) Azure
2 5 (8.77%) Power Platform
3 4 (7.02%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (3.51%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.75%) AWS
5 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.75%) GitHub
5 1 (1.75%) NuGet
5 1 (1.75%) PaaS
5 1 (1.75%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) DNS
1 2 (3.51%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) Broadband
2 1 (1.75%) DECT
2 1 (1.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) IPv4
2 1 (1.75%) IPv6
2 1 (1.75%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.75%) Multicast
2 1 (1.75%) PPP
2 1 (1.75%) UPnP
2 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.77%) Data Lake
3 5 (8.77%) Power BI
4 4 (7.02%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.51%) Delta Lake
6 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.75%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.75%) Big Data
7 1 (1.75%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.75%) Metadata
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.75%) Power Query
7 1 (1.75%) Tableau
7 1 (1.75%) Tableau Desktop
7 1 (1.75%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.04%) JIRA
3 6 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.53%) JUnit
3 6 (10.53%) Mockito
4 4 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.26%) GitLab
5 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.51%) GDB
6 2 (3.51%) Mocha
6 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.51%) webpack
7 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.75%) Gradle
7 1 (1.75%) Redmine
7 1 (1.75%) Robot Framework
7 1 (1.75%) RSpec
7 1 (1.75%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Social Skills
3 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) Legal
5 2 (3.51%) Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.51%) Games
5 2 (3.51%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
6 1 (1.75%) Front Office
6 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Scrum Master
4 6 (10.53%) Agile Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Agile Java Developer
4 6 (10.53%) DevOps Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Data Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Scala Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Scala Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Scala Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Data Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.51%) UML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) Spring
2 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
2 7 (12.28%) HTML
3 6 (10.53%) Hibernate
4 5 (8.77%) CSS
5 4 (7.02%) .NET
5 4 (7.02%) ADO
5 4 (7.02%) Spring Boot
6 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Core
6 3 (5.26%) Node.js
6 3 (5.26%) RESTful
7 2 (3.51%) ARM Templates
7 2 (3.51%) Chai
7 2 (3.51%) CSS3
7 2 (3.51%) Handlebars
7 2 (3.51%) PySpark
7 2 (3.51%) React
7 2 (3.51%) REST
7 2 (3.51%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Data Structures
2 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.26%) User Experience
4 2 (3.51%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.51%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.51%) New Media
4 2 (3.51%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.75%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.75%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) PMI
5 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) OpenWrt
2 2 (3.51%) Windows
3 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
1 54 (94.74%) Scrum
2 27 (47.37%) TDD
3 20 (35.09%) DevOps
4 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (19.30%) OO
6 10 (17.54%) Analytics
6 10 (17.54%) Continuous Deployment
6 10 (17.54%) Mentoring
6 10 (17.54%) Microservices
6 10 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (15.79%) BDD
7 9 (15.79%) ETL
7 9 (15.79%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 9 (15.79%) SDLC
7 9 (15.79%) Test Automation
8 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (12.28%) Data Modelling
8 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) Java
2 9 (15.79%) Python
3 8 (14.04%) SQL
4 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.02%) C#
5 4 (7.02%) Java 8
5 4 (7.02%) Scala
6 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.51%) C
7 2 (3.51%) ES6
7 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.75%) Java 11
8 1 (1.75%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) ACCA
3 1 (1.75%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.75%) CIMA
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.75%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) GDPR
3 2 (3.51%) Accessibility
4 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.75%) IFRS
4 1 (1.75%) JTAG
4 1 (1.75%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) Ansible
2 5 (8.77%) Kubernetes
2 5 (8.77%) Terraform
3 1 (1.75%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.75%) Packer
3 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) Databricks
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe
4 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.75%) Splunk
4 1 (1.75%) TOWER Software