Period
to 22 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 80 166
Rank change year-on-year -17 +86 0
Contract jobs citing Kanban 94 126 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.11% 2.82% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 3.33% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 91 18
East of England median daily rate £525 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £380 £378 £391
90th Percentile £620 £630 £529
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £101.25 £51.08
% change year-on-year -50.62% +98.23% +45.94%

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 3,753 3,784 4,093
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.39% 84.77% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,119 2,236 2,389
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +3.03% +3.38%
10th Percentile £238 £230 £247
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 261 293
East of England median hourly rate £17.32 £31.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.02% +16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £11.52 £12.26 £14.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.75 £50.78
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

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 June 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 June 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
Hertfordshire +26 49 £525 - 3
Essex -20 33 £525 -2.78% 9
Cambridgeshire -6 5 £538 +4.37% 11
Suffolk -5 4 £500 +56.86% 4
Bedfordshire +8 2 £544 -19.44% 4
Norfolk 0 1 £450 +5.88%
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 93 (98.94%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (88.30%) Scrum
3 62 (65.96%) TDD
4 42 (44.68%) Java
5 39 (41.49%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (39.36%) DevOps
7 29 (30.85%) BDD
8 28 (29.79%) JIRA
9 24 (25.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 24 (25.53%) Finance
10 22 (23.40%) Test Automation
10 22 (23.40%) Coaching
11 21 (22.34%) REST
11 21 (22.34%) SOAP
12 19 (20.21%) Microservices
12 19 (20.21%) Continuous Deployment
13 18 (19.15%) Java 8
14 17 (18.09%) E-Commerce
15 16 (17.02%) CSS
15 16 (17.02%) Web Services
15 16 (17.02%) Spring
15 16 (17.02%) Waterfall
15 16 (17.02%) Selenium
16 15 (15.96%) Confluence
16 15 (15.96%) SoapUI
16 15 (15.96%) Jenkins
16 15 (15.96%) User Stories
16 15 (15.96%) J2EE
16 15 (15.96%) Greenfield Project
17 14 (14.89%) Scaled Agile Framework

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 15 (15.96%) Confluence
2 10 (10.64%) Apache
2 10 (10.64%) JBoss
3 4 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.06%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.06%) HipChat
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.32%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (5.32%) Amazon S3
2 5 (5.32%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.06%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.57%) HTTP
2 5 (5.32%) Internet
2 5 (5.32%) SSL
2 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.51%) Geospatial Data
2 8 (8.51%) GIS
3 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.32%) Impala
4 5 (5.32%) Pentaho
4 5 (5.32%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.26%) JasperReports
6 3 (3.19%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.13%) MySQL
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.06%) DB2
8 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (29.79%) JIRA
2 16 (17.02%) Selenium
3 15 (15.96%) Jenkins
3 15 (15.96%) SoapUI
4 14 (14.89%) Git (software)
5 12 (12.77%) Subversion
6 11 (11.70%) JUnit
7 10 (10.64%) Bitbucket
8 9 (9.57%) gulp
8 9 (9.57%) JMeter
9 8 (8.51%) CruiseControl
9 8 (8.51%) Cucumber
9 8 (8.51%) FishEye
9 8 (8.51%) Hudson
9 8 (8.51%) Maven
9 8 (8.51%) TeamCity
9 8 (8.51%) Zephyr
10 6 (6.38%) webpack
11 5 (5.32%) LoadRunner
12 4 (4.26%) ClearQuest
General
1 24 (25.53%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Manufacturing
3 9 (9.57%) Electronics
3 9 (9.57%) Marketing
3 9 (9.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
5 1 (1.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (29.79%) Developer
2 25 (26.60%) Scrum Master
3 22 (23.40%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.57%) Senior Developer
4 9 (9.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (8.51%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.38%) Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (5.32%) Agile Scrum Master
7 5 (5.32%) IT Manager
7 5 (5.32%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Test Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Test Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) QA Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Senior IT Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Senior Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Senior Tester
8 4 (4.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.34%) REST
1 21 (22.34%) SOAP
2 16 (17.02%) CSS
2 16 (17.02%) Spring
2 16 (17.02%) Web Services
3 15 (15.96%) J2EE
4 12 (12.77%) HTML
5 11 (11.70%) Hibernate
6 8 (8.51%) GWT
6 8 (8.51%) Middleware
6 8 (8.51%) React
7 7 (7.45%) AngularJS
7 7 (7.45%) HTML5
8 6 (6.38%) Ajax
8 6 (6.38%) RESTful
8 6 (6.38%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 6 (6.38%) XML
9 4 (4.26%) AWT
9 4 (4.26%) Spring Boot
9 4 (4.26%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.32%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.19%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.13%) User Experience
5 2 (2.13%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.06%) PMI
6 1 (1.06%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.70%) Linux
2 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (4.26%) Unix
3 1 (1.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (98.94%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (88.30%) Scrum
3 62 (65.96%) TDD
4 39 (41.49%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (39.36%) DevOps
6 29 (30.85%) BDD
7 24 (25.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (23.40%) Coaching
8 22 (23.40%) Test Automation
9 19 (20.21%) Continuous Deployment
9 19 (20.21%) Microservices
10 17 (18.09%) E-Commerce
11 16 (17.02%) Waterfall
12 15 (15.96%) User Stories
13 14 (14.89%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 13 (13.83%) Open Source
14 13 (13.83%) Software Testing
15 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (12.77%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 42 (44.68%) Java
2 18 (19.15%) Java 8
3 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 12 (12.77%) SQL
5 9 (9.57%) C
6 5 (5.32%) ES6
6 5 (5.32%) Scala
6 5 (5.32%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.19%) Perl
8 2 (2.13%) Groovy
8 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.57%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.45%) ISEB
4 5 (5.32%) ISTQB
5 4 (4.26%) Degree
6 2 (2.13%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.13%) PMP
7 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.06%) CAPM
7 1 (1.06%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.06%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.89%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.19%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (8.51%) Active Directory
1 8 (8.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.32%) Puppet
2 4 (4.26%) Ansible
3 3 (3.19%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.13%) Mesos
5 1 (1.06%) HP ALM
5 1 (1.06%) HP Fortify
5 1 (1.06%) Rancher
5 1 (1.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Oracle
2 9 (9.57%) Atlassian
2 9 (9.57%) SAP
3 4 (4.26%) Adobe
3 4 (4.26%) Google
3 4 (4.26%) WSO2
4 3 (3.19%) hybris
4 3 (3.19%) New Relic
5 1 (1.06%) HP
5 1 (1.06%) Maxymiser