Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 127 145
Rank change year-on-year +44 +18 +50
Contract jobs citing Kanban 146 69 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.83% 1.42% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 1.74% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 60 39
East of England median daily rate £519 £520 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.19% +15.56% +24.14%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £325
90th Percentile £600 £590 £600
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -17.65% - -

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 4265 3967 4640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.66% 81.39% 78.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2460 2302 2704
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £233
90th Percentile £575 £548 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 320 400
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £31.95 £23.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.41% +35.24% -1.56%
10th Percentile £11.53 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.43
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

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 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +25 87 £525 +0.96% 3
Hertfordshire -16 27 £525 +3.70% 7
Cambridgeshire +5 21 £365 +21.67% 6
Norfolk +2 7 £250 -37.50% 1
Suffolk - 2 - -
Bedfordshire -12 1 £675 +12.50%
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 144 (98.63%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (97.95%) Scrum
3 107 (73.29%) TDD
4 72 (49.32%) DevOps
5 70 (47.95%) SOA
6 67 (45.89%) Git (software)
7 64 (43.84%) User Stories
8 63 (43.15%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (39.04%) Java
10 55 (37.67%) JIRA
10 55 (37.67%) BDD
11 50 (34.25%) Test Automation
12 49 (33.56%) Confluence
13 46 (31.51%) Middleware
14 45 (30.82%) Software Engineering
15 43 (29.45%) Coaching
16 41 (28.08%) Relational Database
16 41 (28.08%) Oracle
17 40 (27.40%) Subversion
18 39 (26.71%) Linux
19 38 (26.03%) SSL
19 38 (26.03%) HTTP
19 38 (26.03%) TCP/IP
20 37 (25.34%) Microservices
21 35 (23.97%) Amazon AWS
22 34 (23.29%) Jenkins
23 33 (22.60%) JBoss
24 32 (21.92%) Spring
24 32 (21.92%) Enterprise Software
25 31 (21.23%) API Design

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 49 (33.56%) Confluence
2 33 (22.60%) JBoss
3 28 (19.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 19 (13.01%) Apache
5 16 (10.96%) Tomcat
6 11 (7.53%) WebLogic
7 5 (3.42%) Apache Pig
7 5 (3.42%) Apache Spark
7 5 (3.42%) Mule
8 3 (2.05%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (2.05%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.68%) CMS
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.05%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 35 (23.97%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (17.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.42%) IaaS
3 5 (3.42%) PaaS
3 5 (3.42%) SaaS
4 3 (2.05%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.05%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.37%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (26.03%) HTTP
1 38 (26.03%) SSL
1 38 (26.03%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (28.08%) Relational Database
2 19 (13.01%) Oracle Database
3 12 (8.22%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.16%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (6.16%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.79%) Big Data
5 7 (4.79%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.42%) Apache Hive
6 5 (3.42%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.42%) HBase
6 5 (3.42%) Impala
6 5 (3.42%) Sqoop
7 4 (2.74%) DB2
7 4 (2.74%) MySQL
7 4 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 67 (45.89%) Git (software)
2 55 (37.67%) JIRA
3 40 (27.40%) Subversion
4 34 (23.29%) Jenkins
5 25 (17.12%) SoapUI
6 24 (16.44%) Maven
7 21 (14.38%) JIRA Agile
8 16 (10.96%) JUnit
8 16 (10.96%) Selenium
9 13 (8.90%) Cucumber
10 8 (5.48%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (4.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (4.79%) TeamCity
12 6 (4.11%) Grunt
12 6 (4.11%) gulp
12 6 (4.11%) IntelliJ
12 6 (4.11%) JMeter
12 6 (4.11%) Vagrant
12 6 (4.11%) WebDriver
12 6 (4.11%) Zephyr
General
1 17 (11.64%) Finance
2 8 (5.48%) Retail
3 3 (2.05%) Electronics
3 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.05%) Marketing
3 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Billing
4 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (23.97%) Developer
2 30 (20.55%) Architect
3 28 (19.18%) Scrum Master
4 24 (16.44%) Java Developer
5 14 (9.59%) Analyst
5 14 (9.59%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (8.90%) Agile Coach
7 12 (8.22%) Technical Architect
8 8 (5.48%) Test Analyst
9 7 (4.79%) Agile Scrum Master
10 6 (4.11%) DevOps Architect
11 5 (3.42%) Cloud Developer
11 5 (3.42%) Hadoop Developer
11 5 (3.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 5 (3.42%) Tester
12 4 (2.74%) Agile Java Developer
12 4 (2.74%) Agile Tester
12 4 (2.74%) Consultant
12 4 (2.74%) Linux Engineer
12 4 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (31.51%) Middleware
2 32 (21.92%) Spring
3 31 (21.23%) J2EE
4 30 (20.55%) Web Services
5 26 (17.81%) SOAP
6 22 (15.07%) XML
7 17 (11.64%) RESTful
8 15 (10.27%) JSON
9 11 (7.53%) .NET
9 11 (7.53%) REST
9 11 (7.53%) Spring Boot
10 9 (6.16%) CSS
10 9 (6.16%) HTML
10 9 (6.16%) HTML5
10 9 (6.16%) jQuery
11 8 (5.48%) .NET Framework
12 7 (4.79%) AngularJS
12 7 (4.79%) React
13 6 (4.11%) Play Framework
13 6 (4.11%) Scalatra
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.92%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (13.01%) Virtual Team
3 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.42%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.05%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.05%) RIA
6 2 (1.37%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.68%) iPad
7 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.68%) State Machine
7 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (26.71%) Linux
2 27 (18.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (16.44%) Unix
4 13 (8.90%) Solaris
5 12 (8.22%) Mac OS X
6 6 (4.11%) Windows
7 5 (3.42%) AIX
7 5 (3.42%) HPUX
8 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (98.63%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (97.95%) Scrum
3 107 (73.29%) TDD
4 72 (49.32%) DevOps
5 70 (47.95%) SOA
6 64 (43.84%) User Stories
7 63 (43.15%) Continuous Integration
8 55 (37.67%) BDD
9 50 (34.25%) Test Automation
10 45 (30.82%) Software Engineering
11 43 (29.45%) Coaching
12 37 (25.34%) Microservices
13 31 (21.23%) API Design
13 31 (21.23%) Open Source
14 30 (20.55%) Mentoring
15 27 (18.49%) Acceptance Criteria
16 24 (16.44%) Configuration Management
17 22 (15.07%) Software Delivery
18 20 (13.70%) User Acceptance Testing
19 17 (11.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 57 (39.04%) Java
2 24 (16.44%) SQL
3 16 (10.96%) PL/SQL
4 12 (8.22%) Groovy
5 11 (7.53%) Perl
6 10 (6.85%) C
7 8 (5.48%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.79%) Python
9 5 (3.42%) HiveQL
9 5 (3.42%) XPath
10 4 (2.74%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.05%) C#
12 2 (1.37%) Ruby
12 2 (1.37%) Scala
13 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (4.79%) ISEB
2 6 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.74%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (1.37%) Degree
4 2 (1.37%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.90%) QA
2 4 (2.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.05%) GCP
4 2 (1.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (20.55%) Docker
2 5 (3.42%) Apache Flume
3 4 (2.74%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (15.75%) Ansible
2 21 (14.38%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (14.38%) Puppet
3 3 (2.05%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (2.05%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.05%) Mesos
3 3 (2.05%) Rancher
4 2 (1.37%) Terraform
5 1 (0.68%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.68%) yum
Vendors
1 41 (28.08%) Oracle
2 24 (16.44%) WSO2
3 18 (12.33%) Atlassian
4 7 (4.79%) HP
5 6 (4.11%) New Relic
6 5 (3.42%) Cloudera
6 5 (3.42%) webMethods
7 3 (2.05%) SAP
8 2 (1.37%) Sonatype
8 2 (1.37%) VMware
9 1 (0.68%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.68%) hybris
9 1 (0.68%) IBM