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 3 months to 25 June 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.

Kanban
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 116 118
Rank change year-on-year +47 +2  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 64 9 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.78% 0.36% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 0.45% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 7 9
Median daily rate £538 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.44% +9.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £488 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.85% +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +59.23%  

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 of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1939 1997 2434
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 84.27% 80.07% 79.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1122 1153 1450
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 152 179
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.62 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.71% -16.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £47.50 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 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
Essex +30 46 £550 -
Hertfordshire +5 11 £525 +7.69% 6
Norfolk +3 4 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £475 - 3
Bedfordshire - 1 £675 - 1
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 of England region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 126 (99.21%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (97.64%) Scrum
3 108 (85.04%) TDD
4 76 (59.84%) SOA
5 72 (56.69%) DevOps
6 61 (48.03%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (46.46%) Linux
7 59 (46.46%) User Stories
8 56 (44.09%) Test Automation
9 55 (43.31%) Coaching
10 53 (41.73%) HTTP
10 53 (41.73%) SSL
11 52 (40.94%) Git (software)
12 51 (40.16%) TCP/IP
13 46 (36.22%) Middleware
14 44 (34.65%) Software Engineering
15 42 (33.07%) Open Source
16 41 (32.28%) BDD
16 41 (32.28%) Docker
17 39 (30.71%) Mentoring
17 39 (30.71%) Relational Database
18 38 (29.92%) Jenkins
18 38 (29.92%) WSO2
18 38 (29.92%) Oracle
19 37 (29.13%) Subversion
19 37 (29.13%) Opscode Chef
19 37 (29.13%) Continuous Delivery
19 37 (29.13%) API Design
20 36 (28.35%) Microservices
21 34 (26.77%) Java

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 33 (25.98%) JBoss
2 31 (24.41%) Apache
2 31 (24.41%) Confluence
3 30 (23.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (7.87%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.15%) Apache Pig
5 4 (3.15%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.15%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.36%) CMS
6 3 (2.36%) Mule
7 2 (1.57%) IIS
7 2 (1.57%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.79%) Jetty
8 1 (0.79%) Mongrel
8 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.79%) nginx
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (4.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.60%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.24%) IaaS
2 13 (10.24%) PaaS
3 9 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.36%) SaaS
5 2 (1.57%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.79%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 1 (0.79%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 53 (41.73%) HTTP
1 53 (41.73%) SSL
2 51 (40.16%) TCP/IP
3 12 (9.45%) DNS
4 5 (3.94%) Intranet
5 2 (1.57%) DHCP
6 1 (0.79%) FTP
6 1 (0.79%) IPsec
6 1 (0.79%) LAN
6 1 (0.79%) MPLS
6 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.79%) VLAN
6 1 (0.79%) VPN
6 1 (0.79%) WAN
6 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.71%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.15%) Apache Hive
2 4 (3.15%) Big Data
2 4 (3.15%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.15%) HBase
2 4 (3.15%) Impala
2 4 (3.15%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.15%) Sqoop
3 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.57%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 52 (40.94%) Git (software)
2 38 (29.92%) Jenkins
3 37 (29.13%) Subversion
4 34 (26.77%) JIRA
5 17 (13.39%) JIRA Agile
6 16 (12.60%) Maven
7 15 (11.81%) SoapUI
8 10 (7.87%) Selenium
9 7 (5.51%) JMeter
9 7 (5.51%) LoadRunner
10 3 (2.36%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.36%) JBehave
10 3 (2.36%) JUnit
10 3 (2.36%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.57%) Mockito
11 2 (1.57%) Moq
11 2 (1.57%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.79%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.79%) GCC
General
1 15 (11.81%) Finance
2 6 (4.72%) Electronics
2 6 (4.72%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.72%) Marketing
2 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.57%) Games
3 2 (1.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (22.05%) Scrum Master
2 22 (17.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (15.75%) Developer
4 14 (11.02%) Architect
5 12 (9.45%) Agile Coach
6 10 (7.87%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.09%) Agile Scrum Master
7 9 (7.09%) Operations Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) Analyst
8 7 (5.51%) Platform Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Tester
10 5 (3.94%) Technical Architect
11 4 (3.15%) Agile Developer
11 4 (3.15%) Agile Java Developer
11 4 (3.15%) Cloud Developer
11 4 (3.15%) E-Commerce Engineer
11 4 (3.15%) Hadoop Developer
11 4 (3.15%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (3.15%) Lead DevOps
11 4 (3.15%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (36.22%) Middleware
2 31 (24.41%) J2EE
3 17 (13.39%) JSON
4 15 (11.81%) REST
4 15 (11.81%) Web Services
5 12 (9.45%) .NET
6 11 (8.66%) Spring
6 11 (8.66%) XML
7 10 (7.87%) Node.js
8 8 (6.30%) SOAP
9 7 (5.51%) Hibernate
9 7 (5.51%) JSON Schema
9 7 (5.51%) RESTful
9 7 (5.51%) WSDL
10 6 (4.72%) XSLT
11 5 (3.94%) XSD
12 4 (3.15%) OAuth
13 3 (2.36%) Gherkin
13 3 (2.36%) Java EE
13 3 (2.36%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.39%) Virtual Team
2 16 (12.60%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.51%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.36%) RIA
6 2 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.57%) User Experience
7 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 59 (46.46%) Linux
2 31 (24.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (14.96%) Unix
4 13 (10.24%) Mac OS X
5 10 (7.87%) CoreOS
5 10 (7.87%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.94%) Solaris
6 5 (3.94%) Windows
7 3 (2.36%) AIX
7 3 (2.36%) HPUX
8 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (99.21%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (97.64%) Scrum
3 108 (85.04%) TDD
4 76 (59.84%) SOA
5 72 (56.69%) DevOps
6 61 (48.03%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (46.46%) User Stories
8 56 (44.09%) Test Automation
9 55 (43.31%) Coaching
10 44 (34.65%) Software Engineering
11 42 (33.07%) Open Source
12 41 (32.28%) BDD
13 39 (30.71%) Mentoring
14 37 (29.13%) API Design
14 37 (29.13%) Continuous Delivery
15 36 (28.35%) Microservices
16 32 (25.20%) Configuration Management
17 18 (14.17%) Software Delivery
18 16 (12.60%) User Acceptance Testing
19 14 (11.02%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.77%) Java
2 23 (18.11%) Perl
3 22 (17.32%) C
4 18 (14.17%) Python
5 13 (10.24%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.72%) Groovy
6 6 (4.72%) Scala
6 6 (4.72%) SQL
6 6 (4.72%) XPath
7 4 (3.15%) HiveQL
7 4 (3.15%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.79%) C#
9 1 (0.79%) C++
9 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (5.51%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (3.94%) ISEB
2 5 (3.94%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) CCNA
4 1 (0.79%) CCNP
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.79%) CITP
4 1 (0.79%) Degree
4 1 (0.79%) MCSE
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.36%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.36%) QA
System Software
1 41 (32.28%) Docker
2 9 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.15%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (29.13%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (21.26%) Puppet
3 21 (16.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (29.92%) Oracle
1 38 (29.92%) WSO2
2 9 (7.09%) VMware
3 6 (4.72%) SAP
4 4 (3.15%) Cloudera
5 3 (2.36%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.36%) webMethods
6 2 (1.57%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.79%) Cisco
7 1 (0.79%) Citrix
7 1 (0.79%) Dell
7 1 (0.79%) F5
7 1 (0.79%) Google
7 1 (0.79%) HP
7 1 (0.79%) hybris
7 1 (0.79%) Meraki
7 1 (0.79%) New Relic
7 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.79%) SonicWALL