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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kanban
England / East of England
Rank 68 113 111
Rank change year-on-year +45 -2  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 61 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.84% 0.45% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 0.56% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 10 7
Median daily rate £525 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £392 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £528 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year -13.79% -  

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 1771 1959 2037
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 82.56% 80.78% 78.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 1166 1182
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 134 160
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +53.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.40 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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 23 March 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 23 March 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 +24 38 £539 +19.66%
Cambridgeshire +17 12 £495 +26.92% 2
Hertfordshire 0 9 £525 +5.00% 3
Norfolk +4 1 £425 - 3
Suffolk - 1 £388 -
Kanban
England

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 93 (100.00%) Scrum
1 93 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (87.10%) TDD
3 53 (56.99%) BDD
4 45 (48.39%) SOA
5 43 (46.24%) DevOps
6 38 (40.86%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (37.63%) JIRA
7 35 (37.63%) Java
7 35 (37.63%) User Stories
8 31 (33.33%) Confluence
8 31 (33.33%) Linux
9 30 (32.26%) Git (software)
9 30 (32.26%) Continuous Delivery
10 28 (30.11%) Open Source
11 27 (29.03%) TCP/IP
11 27 (29.03%) Coaching
11 27 (29.03%) Docker
12 26 (27.96%) HTTP
12 26 (27.96%) SSL
13 23 (24.73%) Opscode Chef
14 22 (23.66%) Jenkins
14 22 (23.66%) Oracle
14 22 (23.66%) Hibernate
14 22 (23.66%) Spring
15 21 (22.58%) RESTful
16 20 (21.51%) E-Commerce
16 20 (21.51%) WSO2
16 20 (21.51%) JIRA Agile
17 19 (20.43%) Software Delivery

Kanban
Top Related 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 31 (33.33%) Confluence
2 18 (19.35%) Apache
3 16 (17.20%) JBoss
3 16 (17.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (9.68%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.45%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.08%) IIS
6 1 (1.08%) Jetty
6 1 (1.08%) Mongrel
6 1 (1.08%) nginx
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.75%) IaaS
1 10 (10.75%) PaaS
2 5 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.15%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.08%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (29.03%) TCP/IP
2 26 (27.96%) HTTP
2 26 (27.96%) SSL
3 11 (11.83%) DNS
4 7 (7.53%) Intranet
5 1 (1.08%) DHCP
5 1 (1.08%) FTP
5 1 (1.08%) Internet
5 1 (1.08%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.23%) MySQL
2 3 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.15%) Couchbase
3 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 35 (37.63%) JIRA
2 30 (32.26%) Git (software)
3 22 (23.66%) Jenkins
4 20 (21.51%) JIRA Agile
5 15 (16.13%) Selenium
6 13 (13.98%) Maven
6 13 (13.98%) SoapUI
6 13 (13.98%) Subversion
7 9 (9.68%) Cucumber
7 9 (9.68%) WebDriver
8 7 (7.53%) JBehave
8 7 (7.53%) JUnit
9 6 (6.45%) JMeter
9 6 (6.45%) LoadRunner
10 3 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (3.23%) Mockito
10 3 (3.23%) Moq
10 3 (3.23%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.08%) Robot Framework
11 1 (1.08%) Travis CI
General
1 11 (11.83%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Retail
3 1 (1.08%) Electronics
3 1 (1.08%) Games
3 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.08%) Marketing
3 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (24.73%) Developer
2 21 (22.58%) Scrum Master
3 20 (21.51%) Java Developer
4 14 (15.05%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (10.75%) E-Commerce Developer
5 10 (10.75%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Agile Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Tester
7 7 (7.53%) Agile Scrum Master
7 7 (7.53%) Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) Platform Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Test Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Agile Coach
10 4 (4.30%) Automation Tester
10 4 (4.30%) AWS Developer
10 4 (4.30%) E-Commerce Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Operations Engineer
11 3 (3.23%) Automation Test Analyst
11 3 (3.23%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.66%) Hibernate
1 22 (23.66%) Spring
2 21 (22.58%) RESTful
3 18 (19.35%) J2EE
4 16 (17.20%) Middleware
4 16 (17.20%) Web Services
5 11 (11.83%) .NET
5 11 (11.83%) REST
6 10 (10.75%) JSON
6 10 (10.75%) Node.js
7 9 (9.68%) Gherkin
8 3 (3.23%) CSS
8 3 (3.23%) HTML
8 3 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (2.15%) RxJava
10 1 (1.08%) Dropwizard
10 1 (1.08%) Servlets
10 1 (1.08%) SOAP
10 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Virtual Team
2 18 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.45%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.08%) RIA
5 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (33.33%) Linux
2 12 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (10.75%) CoreOS
3 10 (10.75%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.15%) Unix
5 1 (1.08%) CentOS
5 1 (1.08%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 93 (100.00%) Scrum
2 81 (87.10%) TDD
3 53 (56.99%) BDD
4 45 (48.39%) SOA
5 43 (46.24%) DevOps
6 38 (40.86%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (37.63%) User Stories
8 30 (32.26%) Continuous Delivery
9 28 (30.11%) Open Source
10 27 (29.03%) Coaching
11 20 (21.51%) E-Commerce
12 19 (20.43%) Software Delivery
12 19 (20.43%) Software Engineering
12 19 (20.43%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (19.35%) Configuration Management
14 17 (18.28%) Process Management
15 16 (17.20%) Microservices
16 15 (16.13%) Concurrent Programming
16 15 (16.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (37.63%) Java
2 19 (20.43%) Scala
3 16 (17.20%) Python
4 15 (16.13%) C
5 12 (12.90%) Perl
6 11 (11.83%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.38%) Ruby
8 2 (2.15%) Groovy
8 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.38%) ISEB
2 5 (5.38%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.23%) QA
3 2 (2.15%) SDET
4 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 27 (29.03%) Docker
2 7 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (24.73%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (13.98%) Puppet
3 6 (6.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (23.66%) Oracle
2 20 (21.51%) WSO2
3 7 (7.53%) VMware
4 5 (5.38%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.08%) Google
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.08%) SAP