Period
to 19 January 2021

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 19 January 2021 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
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 55 93 106
Rank change year-on-year +38 +13 -8
Contract jobs citing Kanban 39 72 94
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 2.69% 2.03% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 2.44% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 40 57
Median daily rate £450 £444 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% -15.48% -
10th Percentile £310 £318 £357
90th Percentile £610 £563 £610
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.91% - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £46.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year +19.57% -20.00% -

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 1,199 2,954 3,829
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.58% 83.38% 86.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 1,788 2,300
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £200 £206 £250
90th Percentile £588 £600 £588
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 190 181
Median hourly rate £33.50 £17.75 £17.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.73% +0.28% -35.64%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.17 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £50.50
Median hourly rate £26.81 £20.79 £21.76
% change year-on-year +28.93% -4.46% -0.14%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Kanban as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Kanban in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Kanban in the East of England

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Kanban in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Kanban in the East of England

Kanban
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Kanban in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend 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 19 January 2021. 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 +10 22 £450 -15.29% 2
Cambridgeshire +44 8 £320 -14.67% 1
Hertfordshire +16 4 £470 +7.43% 5
Bedfordshire +19 3 £475 -
Suffolk +10 2 £463 +65.18% 2
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, 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 29 (74.36%) Scrum
2 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (53.85%) JIRA
4 18 (46.15%) TDD
5 17 (43.59%) Git (software)
5 17 (43.59%) Microservices
6 14 (35.90%) Java
7 12 (30.77%) Jenkins
8 11 (28.21%) User Stories
8 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
8 11 (28.21%) DevOps
8 11 (28.21%) Python
8 11 (28.21%) Spring
9 10 (25.64%) SQL
9 10 (25.64%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 10 (25.64%) AWS
9 10 (25.64%) BDD
10 9 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (23.08%) Docker
11 8 (20.51%) Apache
11 8 (20.51%) Confluence
12 7 (17.95%) Azure
12 7 (17.95%) Open Source
12 7 (17.95%) Spring Boot
12 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
12 7 (17.95%) Coaching
12 7 (17.95%) Epics
12 7 (17.95%) Oracle
12 7 (17.95%) Linux
12 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration

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 8 (20.51%) Apache
1 8 (20.51%) Confluence
2 5 (12.82%) Apache Spark
3 3 (7.69%) JBoss
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) AWS
2 7 (17.95%) Azure
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon ECS
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon EKS
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (5.13%) Serverless
4 1 (2.56%) Datadog
4 1 (2.56%) GCP
4 1 (2.56%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) HTTP
1 4 (10.26%) SSL
1 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) DECT
2 1 (2.56%) FTP
2 1 (2.56%) IPv4
2 1 (2.56%) IPv6
2 1 (2.56%) Multicast
2 1 (2.56%) PPP
2 1 (2.56%) UPnP
2 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.82%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.69%) Big Data
5 2 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.56%) BigQuery
6 1 (2.56%) Power BI
6 1 (2.56%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (53.85%) JIRA
2 17 (43.59%) Git (software)
3 12 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 6 (15.38%) GitLab
5 4 (10.26%) Subversion
6 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 3 (7.69%) JUnit
6 3 (7.69%) Maven
6 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
6 3 (7.69%) Zephyr
7 2 (5.13%) Checkstyle
7 2 (5.13%) DbUnit
7 2 (5.13%) JMeter
7 2 (5.13%) jMock
7 2 (5.13%) Mockito
7 2 (5.13%) NUnit
7 2 (5.13%) Selenium
7 2 (5.13%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.56%) GDB
8 1 (2.56%) Moq
General
1 5 (12.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (10.26%) Public Sector
3 3 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Data Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Scrum Master
5 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Development Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Agile Test Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Data Analytics Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Development Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) Spring
2 7 (17.95%) Spring Boot
3 6 (15.38%) REST
3 6 (15.38%) SOAP
3 6 (15.38%) Web Services
4 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
4 5 (12.82%) Middleware
5 4 (10.26%) J2EE
5 4 (10.26%) J2SE
5 4 (10.26%) Kafka
6 3 (7.69%) Apache Camel
6 3 (7.69%) Node.js
7 2 (5.13%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (5.13%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.13%) PowerMock
7 2 (5.13%) RESTful
7 2 (5.13%) Spring Cloud
7 2 (5.13%) XML
7 2 (5.13%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Life Science
2 4 (10.26%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Unix
4 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.56%) OpenWrt
4 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Scrum
2 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (46.15%) TDD
4 17 (43.59%) Microservices
5 11 (28.21%) DevOps
5 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
5 11 (28.21%) User Stories
6 10 (25.64%) BDD
6 10 (25.64%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 9 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (17.95%) Coaching
8 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (17.95%) Epics
8 7 (17.95%) Open Source
8 7 (17.95%) Pair Programming
9 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
10 5 (12.82%) Analytics
10 5 (12.82%) High Availability
10 5 (12.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) Java
2 11 (28.21%) Python
3 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 6 (15.38%) C
4 6 (15.38%) Java 8
5 5 (12.82%) Bash Shell
5 5 (12.82%) C#
5 5 (12.82%) R
6 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.69%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) C++
7 1 (2.56%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.56%) Groovy
7 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) OCPJP
3 4 (10.26%) Sun Certification
4 2 (5.13%) Degree
5 1 (2.56%) ISEB
5 1 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) Postfix
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Ansible
1 5 (12.82%) Puppet
2 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.69%) Control-M
3 3 (7.69%) Kubernetes
4 2 (5.13%) Terraform
5 1 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) WSO2
3 4 (10.26%) Sun
4 2 (5.13%) Pega
5 1 (2.56%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.56%) BMC