The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kanban
England / East Midlands
Rank 91 83 85
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 8 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.54% 0.87% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.08% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
Median daily rate £515 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.44% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year -13.79% -  

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1184 1297 1240
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 80.65% 80.26% 77.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 806 697
Median daily rate £380 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.93% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 42
Median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.57% +118.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in the East Midlands

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +8 8 £515 - 5
Nottinghamshire -3 4 - -
Lincolnshire - 4 - -
Northamptonshire - 4 - -
Kanban
England

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) Scrum
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) Python
3 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (50.00%) SOA
3 8 (50.00%) HTTP
3 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) DNS
3 8 (50.00%) SSL
3 8 (50.00%) JSON
3 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (50.00%) PaaS
3 8 (50.00%) Node.js
3 8 (50.00%) REST
3 8 (50.00%) IaaS
3 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (50.00%) Docker
3 8 (50.00%) CoreOS
3 8 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (31.25%) User Experience
5 4 (25.00%) User Stories
5 4 (25.00%) JIRA
6 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) Trello

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (18.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) IaaS
1 8 (50.00%) PaaS
2 3 (18.75%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DNS
1 8 (50.00%) HTTP
1 8 (50.00%) SSL
1 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
3 1 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Platform Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Digital Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Digital Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) UX Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum Master
4 2 (12.50%) Software Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Coach
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Product Owner
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Product Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Product Owner
5 1 (6.25%) Senior UX Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) User Experience Researcher
5 1 (6.25%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
1 8 (50.00%) JSON
1 8 (50.00%) Node.js
1 8 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) CoreOS
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
1 8 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) Scrum
3 8 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (50.00%) SOA
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) BPR
6 1 (6.25%) Coaching
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Psychology
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe
1 1 (6.25%) CA Agile Central