Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 14 August 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 51 60
Rank change year-on-year +14 +9 +52
Contract jobs citing Kanban 127 67 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.34% 2.87% 2.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 3.41% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 44 63
Edinburgh median daily rate £463 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.63% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £363 £338 £260
90th Percentile £689 £475 £511
Scotland median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,572 1,966 2,336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.87% 84.09% 85.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,424 1,162 1,327
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £275
90th Percentile £559 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 17
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +13.82% -12.14%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.63 £10.91
90th Percentile £43.90 £43.39 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £17.63 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -35.91% -23.61% +54.18%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Kanban as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in Edinburgh

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Kanban in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in Edinburgh

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 118 (92.91%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (81.10%) Scrum
3 32 (25.20%) Finance
4 27 (21.26%) Coaching
5 26 (20.47%) Java
6 24 (18.90%) TDD
6 24 (18.90%) BDD
7 23 (18.11%) JIRA
8 22 (17.32%) Ansible
9 21 (16.54%) Python
10 20 (15.75%) Linux
10 20 (15.75%) Banking
10 20 (15.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (15.75%) Jenkins
11 19 (14.96%) DevOps
11 19 (14.96%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 17 (13.39%) Git (software)
13 16 (12.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (11.81%) SQL
14 15 (11.81%) OpenShift
15 14 (11.02%) Docker
16 13 (10.24%) Windows
16 13 (10.24%) Spring
16 13 (10.24%) PaaS
16 13 (10.24%) Puppet
17 12 (9.45%) Software Engineering
17 12 (9.45%) JavaScript
17 12 (9.45%) Enterprise Software
18 11 (8.66%) Project Management

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 9 (7.09%) Apache
2 8 (6.30%) Confluence
3 7 (5.51%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.94%) nginx
5 3 (2.36%) IIS
6 2 (1.57%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.79%) Appian
7 1 (0.79%) CMS
7 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.81%) OpenShift
2 13 (10.24%) PaaS
3 9 (7.09%) IaaS
4 6 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (3.15%) SaaS
6 2 (1.57%) Datadog
6 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.09%) Firewall
2 4 (3.15%) DNS
2 4 (3.15%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.36%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.36%) DSL
3 3 (2.36%) Network Security
3 3 (2.36%) SSL
4 2 (1.57%) BGP
4 2 (1.57%) LAN
4 2 (1.57%) OSPF
4 2 (1.57%) SAN
4 2 (1.57%) Skype
4 2 (1.57%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.79%) DHCP
5 1 (0.79%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.79%) HTTP
5 1 (0.79%) SNMP
5 1 (0.79%) VoIP
5 1 (0.79%) VPN
5 1 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.09%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (5.51%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.72%) MySQL
3 6 (4.72%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.94%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.57%) GIS
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (18.11%) JIRA
2 20 (15.75%) Jenkins
3 17 (13.39%) Git (software)
4 9 (7.09%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (6.30%) Artifactory
6 7 (5.51%) TeamCity
7 6 (4.72%) Subversion
8 5 (3.94%) Bitbucket
8 5 (3.94%) IBM UrbanCode
8 5 (3.94%) Selenium
9 4 (3.15%) Maven
9 4 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.36%) GitLab
11 2 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.57%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.79%) JBehave
12 1 (0.79%) Ranorex
General
1 32 (25.20%) Finance
2 20 (15.75%) Banking
3 6 (4.72%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.36%) Games
5 2 (1.57%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 30 (23.62%) Scrum Master
2 18 (14.17%) Developer
3 15 (11.81%) Architect
4 13 (10.24%) Agile Coach
5 10 (7.87%) Analyst
5 10 (7.87%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.09%) Senior Developer
7 7 (5.51%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.72%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Technical Architect
9 5 (3.94%) Agile Project Manager
9 5 (3.94%) Agile Scrum Master
9 5 (3.94%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (3.94%) Enterprise Architect
9 5 (3.94%) Platform Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) Build Automation Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) Build Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.24%) Spring
2 11 (8.66%) REST
3 9 (7.09%) AngularJS
3 9 (7.09%) CSS
3 9 (7.09%) HTML
4 6 (4.72%) Ajax
4 6 (4.72%) Hibernate
4 6 (4.72%) jQuery
4 6 (4.72%) XML
5 5 (3.94%) .NET
6 4 (3.15%) CSS3
6 4 (3.15%) HTML5
6 4 (3.15%) J2EE
6 4 (3.15%) JSON
6 4 (3.15%) LDAP
6 4 (3.15%) Node.js
6 4 (3.15%) React
6 4 (3.15%) Sass
6 4 (3.15%) Spring Boot
7 3 (2.36%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.45%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (6.30%) iPad
2 8 (6.30%) User Experience
3 5 (3.94%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.15%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.15%) Wiki
5 3 (2.36%) EMC VNX
5 3 (2.36%) Minimum Viable Product
5 3 (2.36%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.79%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.79%) Fintech
7 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.75%) Linux
2 16 (12.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (10.24%) Windows
4 6 (4.72%) Unix
5 3 (2.36%) Solaris
5 3 (2.36%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.57%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.79%) Android
7 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (92.91%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (81.10%) Scrum
3 27 (21.26%) Coaching
4 24 (18.90%) BDD
4 24 (18.90%) TDD
5 20 (15.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (14.96%) DevOps
6 19 (14.96%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 16 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (9.45%) Software Engineering
9 11 (8.66%) Domain-Driven Design
9 11 (8.66%) Project Management
10 10 (7.87%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (7.87%) User Stories
11 9 (7.09%) Mentoring
11 9 (7.09%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (7.09%) Test Automation
12 8 (6.30%) E-Commerce
12 8 (6.30%) OO
12 8 (6.30%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.47%) Java
2 21 (16.54%) Python
3 15 (11.81%) SQL
4 12 (9.45%) JavaScript
5 11 (8.66%) Bash Shell
6 6 (4.72%) Go
7 4 (3.15%) C#
7 4 (3.15%) Java 8
7 4 (3.15%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.36%) Perl
8 3 (2.36%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.57%) ES6
9 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.79%) C
10 1 (0.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (1.57%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) VCAP
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (3.15%) QA
3 3 (2.36%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (11.02%) Docker
2 7 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.94%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.36%) VMware NSX
5 2 (1.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (1.57%) iptables
5 2 (1.57%) NFS
6 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.79%) vSphere
6 1 (0.79%) XenApp
6 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (17.32%) Ansible
2 13 (10.24%) Puppet
3 9 (7.09%) Kubernetes
4 8 (6.30%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (5.51%) SELinux
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (2.36%) Prometheus
6 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (2.36%) Xymon
7 2 (1.57%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.57%) Nagios
7 2 (1.57%) vCenter Server
7 2 (1.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (7.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.51%) VMware
3 6 (4.72%) Oracle
3 6 (4.72%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.94%) Cisco
5 4 (3.15%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.15%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.36%) NetApp
6 3 (2.36%) Pega
7 2 (1.57%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.57%) EMC
7 2 (1.57%) New Relic
7 2 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.57%) Splunk
8 1 (0.79%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.79%) Citrix
8 1 (0.79%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.79%) Mitel
8 1 (0.79%) OutSystems
8 1 (0.79%) Xamarin