Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 September 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
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 79 147
Rank change year-on-year -22 +68 +6
Contract jobs citing Kanban 110 129 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.21% 2.66% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 3.13% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 92 40
East of England median daily rate £550 £525 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +6.33% +22.67%
10th Percentile £383 £313 £285
90th Percentile £600 £660 £600
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
East of England median hourly rate £59.38 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.64% - -
England median hourly rate £57.50 £35.00 £52.16
% change year-on-year +64.29% -32.89% +49.01%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,239 4,120 4,125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.98% 85.04% 82.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,452 2,391 2,354
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £240 £246 £224
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £468 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 266 321
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £28.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.13% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.00 £13.75
90th Percentile £48.25 £47.75 £46.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.14 £22.84
% change year-on-year -9.25% +1.34% +4.99%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Kanban as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in the East of England

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in the East of England

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in the East of England

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -24 61 £550 +1.85% 8
Hertfordshire +13 35 £563 +7.14% 12
Cambridgeshire +7 8 £430 -9.47% 8
Suffolk - 3 £500 - 1
Bedfordshire +8 2 £588 -12.96% 2
Norfolk +10 1 £475 +90.00%
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 108 (98.18%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (95.45%) Scrum
3 72 (65.45%) TDD
4 45 (40.91%) Test Automation
5 44 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (37.27%) Java
7 37 (33.64%) User Stories
7 37 (33.64%) DevOps
8 36 (32.73%) JIRA
9 33 (30.00%) BDD
10 30 (27.27%) Confluence
11 29 (26.36%) Microservices
12 27 (24.55%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 26 (23.64%) Java 8
13 26 (23.64%) Coaching
13 26 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
14 25 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
15 24 (21.82%) Git (software)
16 23 (20.91%) Software Engineering
17 22 (20.00%) Linux
17 22 (20.00%) QA
18 21 (19.09%) Unix
18 21 (19.09%) Ansible
18 21 (19.09%) Deployment Automation
19 20 (18.18%) SOAP
19 20 (18.18%) Subversion
19 20 (18.18%) Selenium
19 20 (18.18%) SoapUI
20 19 (17.27%) Finance
20 19 (17.27%) HTTP

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 30 (27.27%) Confluence
2 11 (10.00%) Apache
3 7 (6.36%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.45%) JBoss
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.91%) CMS
6 1 (0.91%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 26 (23.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.73%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.73%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.91%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.27%) HTTP
2 17 (15.45%) SSL
2 17 (15.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (0.91%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.09%) MySQL
2 8 (7.27%) Pentaho
3 5 (4.55%) Geospatial Data
3 5 (4.55%) GIS
3 5 (4.55%) Impala
4 4 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.64%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.64%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.91%) Big Data
6 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.91%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 36 (32.73%) JIRA
2 24 (21.82%) Git (software)
3 20 (18.18%) Selenium
3 20 (18.18%) SoapUI
3 20 (18.18%) Subversion
4 13 (11.82%) JMeter
5 8 (7.27%) Jenkins
5 8 (7.27%) LoadRunner
5 8 (7.27%) Zephyr
6 7 (6.36%) Cucumber
6 7 (6.36%) gulp
7 6 (5.45%) Maven
8 5 (4.55%) CA Gen
8 5 (4.55%) Checkstyle
8 5 (4.55%) JIRA Agile
9 4 (3.64%) Bitbucket
9 4 (3.64%) Grunt
9 4 (3.64%) IntelliJ
9 4 (3.64%) JUnit
9 4 (3.64%) Robot Framework
General
1 19 (17.27%) Finance
2 12 (10.91%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.27%) Electronics
3 8 (7.27%) Marketing
3 8 (7.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.73%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (26.36%) Developer
2 26 (23.64%) Java Developer
3 20 (18.18%) Scrum Master
4 17 (15.45%) Architect
5 15 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 15 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (12.73%) Analyst
7 12 (10.91%) Infrastructure Architect
8 9 (8.18%) Test Analyst
8 9 (8.18%) Tester
9 8 (7.27%) Project Manager
10 6 (5.45%) IT Manager
10 6 (5.45%) IT Project Manager
10 6 (5.45%) QA Analyst
11 5 (4.55%) QA Tester
11 5 (4.55%) Senior IT Manager
11 5 (4.55%) Senior IT Project Manager
11 5 (4.55%) Senior Manager
11 5 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
11 5 (4.55%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.18%) SOAP
2 18 (16.36%) REST
3 17 (15.45%) Spring
3 17 (15.45%) Web Services
4 15 (13.64%) J2EE
5 11 (10.00%) CSS
6 10 (9.09%) HTML
6 10 (9.09%) Spring Boot
7 7 (6.36%) Hibernate
7 7 (6.36%) Middleware
7 7 (6.36%) RESTful
8 6 (5.45%) HTML5
9 5 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (4.55%) React
9 5 (4.55%) SAML
9 5 (4.55%) XML
10 4 (3.64%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.64%) Dropwizard
10 4 (3.64%) Hystrix
10 4 (3.64%) Scalatra
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.64%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (10.91%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (8.18%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (6.36%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.55%) Clustering
6 4 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.73%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.82%) User Experience
9 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.91%) Fintech
9 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.91%) PMI
9 1 (0.91%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.00%) Linux
2 21 (19.09%) Unix
3 2 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (98.18%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (95.45%) Scrum
3 72 (65.45%) TDD
4 45 (40.91%) Test Automation
5 44 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (33.64%) DevOps
6 37 (33.64%) User Stories
7 33 (30.00%) BDD
8 29 (26.36%) Microservices
9 27 (24.55%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 26 (23.64%) Coaching
11 25 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 23 (20.91%) Software Engineering
13 21 (19.09%) Deployment Automation
14 17 (15.45%) Mentoring
15 16 (14.55%) Acceptance Criteria
15 16 (14.55%) Strategic Thinking
16 15 (13.64%) E-Commerce
17 14 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (12.73%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 41 (37.27%) Java
2 26 (23.64%) Java 8
3 17 (15.45%) SQL
4 11 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (9.09%) Perl
6 6 (5.45%) Groovy
6 6 (5.45%) Scala
7 5 (4.55%) C
7 5 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.91%) C#
8 1 (0.91%) ES6
8 1 (0.91%) PHP
8 1 (0.91%) Ruby
8 1 (0.91%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (10.00%) ISEB
1 11 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 10 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.55%) Degree
4 3 (2.73%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.82%) IRCA
5 2 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.82%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.82%) PMP
5 2 (1.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.91%) CAPM
6 1 (0.91%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.00%) QA
2 6 (5.45%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.91%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (12.73%) Docker
2 5 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (19.09%) Ansible
2 5 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (3.64%) Terraform
4 2 (1.82%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.82%) Mesos
4 2 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (14.55%) Oracle
2 8 (7.27%) SAP
3 7 (6.36%) Informatica
4 5 (4.55%) Atlassian
4 5 (4.55%) BEA
4 5 (4.55%) Pega
4 5 (4.55%) webMethods
4 5 (4.55%) WSO2
5 4 (3.64%) New Relic
6 3 (2.73%) Adobe
6 3 (2.73%) Google
7 2 (1.82%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.91%) Maxymiser