Period
to 22 February 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 22 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
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 95 141
Rank change year-on-year +5 +46 +32
Contract jobs citing Kanban 108 95 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.30% 2.13% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 2.58% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 79 43
East of England median daily rate £525 £520 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% -0.95% +16.67%
10th Percentile £315 £304 £372
90th Percentile £574 £568 £600
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £57.50 £37.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +53.33% -25.00% +41.59%

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 3,951 3,683 4,019
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.06% 82.45% 79.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,266 2,162 2,356
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £250 £214 £250
90th Percentile £588 £550 £575
England median daily rate £451 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.97% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 270 376
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.83% +33.33%
10th Percentile £12.20 £13.50 £12.63
90th Percentile £51.50 £48.35 £50.68
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +16.77%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +8 48 £538 +0.94% 7
Hertfordshire -12 39 £525 - 9
Cambridgeshire -9 16 £325 -36.89% 14
Suffolk +13 3 £425 +9.68%
Bedfordshire - 1 £538 - 2
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East of England region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 106 (98.15%) Scrum
1 106 (98.15%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (77.78%) TDD
3 66 (61.11%) Java
4 59 (54.63%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (45.37%) Git (software)
6 43 (39.81%) DevOps
7 37 (34.26%) JIRA
8 36 (33.33%) Spring
9 35 (32.41%) SOA
9 35 (32.41%) BDD
10 34 (31.48%) Jenkins
10 34 (31.48%) SOAP
11 32 (29.63%) J2EE
12 31 (28.70%) SoapUI
13 30 (27.78%) Web Services
14 28 (25.93%) Microservices
15 27 (25.00%) Test Automation
15 27 (25.00%) Open Source
16 26 (24.07%) Atlassian
16 26 (24.07%) User Stories
16 26 (24.07%) Coaching
16 26 (24.07%) JBoss
16 26 (24.07%) Maven
17 25 (23.15%) JUnit
17 25 (23.15%) Oracle
17 25 (23.15%) Relational Database
18 24 (22.22%) Middleware
18 24 (22.22%) Scaled Agile Framework
19 23 (21.30%) Confluence

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 26 (24.07%) JBoss
2 23 (21.30%) Confluence
3 20 (18.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 16 (14.81%) Tomcat
5 15 (13.89%) Apache
6 4 (3.70%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.85%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.85%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.93%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.48%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (6.48%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.63%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.93%) IaaS
6 1 (0.93%) PaaS
6 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.37%) HTTP
2 18 (16.67%) SSL
2 18 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.15%) Relational Database
2 13 (12.04%) Oracle Database
3 9 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 8 (7.41%) Geospatial Data
4 8 (7.41%) GIS
5 6 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.70%) DB2
6 4 (3.70%) JasperReports
6 4 (3.70%) MySQL
6 4 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.93%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 49 (45.37%) Git (software)
2 37 (34.26%) JIRA
3 34 (31.48%) Jenkins
4 31 (28.70%) SoapUI
5 26 (24.07%) Maven
6 25 (23.15%) JUnit
7 22 (20.37%) Selenium
7 22 (20.37%) Subversion
8 18 (16.67%) Cucumber
9 15 (13.89%) TeamCity
10 14 (12.96%) Zephyr
11 9 (8.33%) Bitbucket
11 9 (8.33%) JMeter
12 8 (7.41%) CruiseControl
12 8 (7.41%) FishEye
12 8 (7.41%) Hudson
13 7 (6.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (5.56%) Grunt
14 6 (5.56%) gulp
14 6 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (18.52%) Finance
2 9 (8.33%) Retail
3 8 (7.41%) Electronics
3 8 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.41%) Marketing
3 8 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (36.11%) Developer
2 35 (32.41%) Java Developer
3 20 (18.52%) Scrum Master
4 13 (12.04%) Architect
5 8 (7.41%) Analyst
5 8 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.48%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (6.48%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (6.48%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) Agile Developer
7 6 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
7 6 (5.56%) QA Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Test Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) AWS Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.33%) Spring
2 34 (31.48%) SOAP
3 32 (29.63%) J2EE
4 30 (27.78%) Web Services
5 24 (22.22%) Middleware
6 20 (18.52%) RESTful
7 19 (17.59%) REST
8 15 (13.89%) JSON
9 14 (12.96%) CSS
9 14 (12.96%) XML
10 13 (12.04%) Hibernate
11 11 (10.19%) .NET
12 10 (9.26%) HTML
12 10 (9.26%) HTML5
13 9 (8.33%) jQuery
14 8 (7.41%) GWT
15 7 (6.48%) .NET Framework
15 7 (6.48%) AngularJS
15 7 (6.48%) React
15 7 (6.48%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.78%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.96%) Linux
2 9 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (7.41%) Solaris
4 7 (6.48%) Unix
5 1 (0.93%) AIX
5 1 (0.93%) HPUX
5 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (98.15%) Agile Software Development
1 106 (98.15%) Scrum
2 84 (77.78%) TDD
3 59 (54.63%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (39.81%) DevOps
5 35 (32.41%) BDD
5 35 (32.41%) SOA
6 28 (25.93%) Microservices
7 27 (25.00%) Open Source
7 27 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 26 (24.07%) Coaching
8 26 (24.07%) User Stories
9 24 (22.22%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 21 (19.44%) Software Engineering
11 17 (15.74%) Continuous Delivery
12 16 (14.81%) Mentoring
13 15 (13.89%) Continuous Deployment
14 14 (12.96%) Test Management
15 13 (12.04%) API Design
15 13 (12.04%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (61.11%) Java
2 16 (14.81%) SQL
3 13 (12.04%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.19%) PL/SQL
5 9 (8.33%) C
5 9 (8.33%) Groovy
6 5 (4.63%) Python
7 4 (3.70%) Perl
7 4 (3.70%) Ruby
7 4 (3.70%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.78%) Scala
9 2 (1.85%) C#
10 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (12.04%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.48%) ISEB
4 5 (4.63%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.89%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (13.89%) Docker
2 8 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (10.19%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (10.19%) Puppet
2 7 (6.48%) Ansible
3 3 (2.78%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.78%) Rancher
4 2 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (1.85%) Mesos
4 2 (1.85%) Terraform
5 1 (0.93%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.93%) yum
Vendors
1 26 (24.07%) Atlassian
2 25 (23.15%) Oracle
3 12 (11.11%) WSO2
4 8 (7.41%) HP
4 8 (7.41%) SAP
5 6 (5.56%) New Relic
6 4 (3.70%) Adobe
6 4 (3.70%) Google
6 4 (3.70%) hybris
7 2 (1.85%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.85%) Sonatype
8 1 (0.93%) Capita
8 1 (0.93%) IBM
8 1 (0.93%) webMethods