Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 37 97
Rank change year-on-year -23 +60 +17
Contract jobs citing Kanban 87 83 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.01% 4.64% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 5.55% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 67 29
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +11.11% -24.21%
10th Percentile £321 £316 £274
90th Percentile £589 £518 £475
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +3.13% +11.11% -44.19%
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 2,491 1,495 2,500
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 86.22% 83.66% 83.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,449 908 1,294
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £268 £262
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £19.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.33% +21.94%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.25 £12.32
90th Percentile £35.00 £48.38 £42.25
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £23.35
% change year-on-year -2.33% -7.92% +3.78%

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 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 84 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (72.41%) Scrum
3 33 (37.93%) Java
4 31 (35.63%) BDD
5 23 (26.44%) Python
6 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
6 20 (22.99%) Jenkins
7 18 (20.69%) Linux
7 18 (20.69%) DevOps
8 17 (19.54%) Test Automation
9 16 (18.39%) TDD
10 15 (17.24%) Git (software)
10 15 (17.24%) SQL
10 15 (17.24%) Coaching
11 14 (16.09%) Selenium
12 12 (13.79%) VMware
12 12 (13.79%) Docker
13 11 (12.64%) Mentoring
13 11 (12.64%) QA
14 10 (11.49%) User Stories
14 10 (11.49%) Artifactory
15 9 (10.34%) Ansible
15 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (10.34%) .NET
15 9 (10.34%) XML
16 8 (9.20%) Web Services
16 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
16 8 (9.20%) Pega
16 8 (9.20%) AngularJS

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 4 (4.60%) Confluence
2 3 (3.45%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.45%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.30%) CMS
3 2 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.30%) GeoServer
3 2 (2.30%) IIS
3 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.15%) Apache
4 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.15%) JBoss
4 1 (1.15%) nginx
4 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.15%) SAS
4 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) OpenShift
2 6 (6.90%) PaaS
3 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.15%) IaaS
3 1 (1.15%) npm
3 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.45%) VPN
2 2 (2.30%) BGP
2 2 (2.30%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.30%) EIGRP
2 2 (2.30%) Firewall
2 2 (2.30%) LAN
2 2 (2.30%) OSPF
2 2 (2.30%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (2.30%) VLAN
2 2 (2.30%) VXLAN
2 2 (2.30%) WAN
3 1 (1.15%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.15%) DHCP
3 1 (1.15%) DNS
3 1 (1.15%) LDAP
3 1 (1.15%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) MongoDB
1 8 (9.20%) NoSQL
2 7 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.75%) MySQL
4 3 (3.45%) Aerospike
4 3 (3.45%) GIS
4 3 (3.45%) HBase
4 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.30%) QGIS
5 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.15%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 20 (22.99%) Jenkins
2 15 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 14 (16.09%) Selenium
4 10 (11.49%) Artifactory
5 7 (8.05%) GitLab
5 7 (8.05%) Subversion
6 6 (6.90%) Cucumber
6 6 (6.90%) JIRA
7 4 (4.60%) Bower
7 4 (4.60%) Gradle
7 4 (4.60%) Zephyr
8 3 (3.45%) webpack
9 2 (2.30%) Hudson
9 2 (2.30%) Maven
9 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.15%) DBeaver
10 1 (1.15%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.15%) JMeter
10 1 (1.15%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.15%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (8.05%) Banking
1 7 (8.05%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Games
2 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.15%) Publishing
2 1 (1.15%) Retail
2 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (22.99%) Analyst
2 18 (20.69%) Business Analyst
2 18 (20.69%) Developer
3 13 (14.94%) Agile Business Analyst
4 11 (12.64%) Agile Coach
4 11 (12.64%) Senior Developer
5 8 (9.20%) Java Developer
5 8 (9.20%) Scrum Master
6 7 (8.05%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) Pega Business Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Digital Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Digital Business Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Java Developer in Test
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Consultant
9 4 (4.60%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Applications Support Consultant
10 3 (3.45%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.34%) .NET
1 9 (10.34%) XML
2 8 (9.20%) AngularJS
2 8 (9.20%) Node.js
2 8 (9.20%) Web Services
3 7 (8.05%) CSS
4 6 (6.90%) HTML
4 6 (6.90%) Spring
5 5 (5.75%) jQuery
6 4 (4.60%) Gherkin
6 4 (4.60%) REST
6 4 (4.60%) Sass
7 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.45%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.45%) Java EE
7 3 (3.45%) Play Framework
7 3 (3.45%) PostGIS
7 3 (3.45%) React
8 2 (2.30%) Flask
8 2 (2.30%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.05%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.90%) Private Cloud
4 4 (4.60%) PMI
4 4 (4.60%) User Experience
5 3 (3.45%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (3.45%) Minimum Viable Product
5 3 (3.45%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (2.30%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.15%) DataPower
7 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.15%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.15%) Photography
7 1 (1.15%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.69%) Linux
2 9 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.45%) Unix
4 2 (2.30%) Android
4 2 (2.30%) Windows
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (72.41%) Scrum
3 31 (35.63%) BDD
4 18 (20.69%) DevOps
5 17 (19.54%) Test Automation
6 16 (18.39%) TDD
7 15 (17.24%) Coaching
8 11 (12.64%) Mentoring
9 10 (11.49%) User Stories
10 8 (9.20%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
10 8 (9.20%) Wireframes
11 7 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (6.90%) Unit Testing
13 5 (5.75%) Acceptance Criteria
13 5 (5.75%) Software Engineering
14 4 (4.60%) Business Process Modelling
14 4 (4.60%) Front End Development
14 4 (4.60%) Performance Metrics
14 4 (4.60%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.93%) Java
2 23 (26.44%) Python
3 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.24%) SQL
5 6 (6.90%) C#
5 6 (6.90%) Perl
6 5 (5.75%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.75%) Go
6 5 (5.75%) PHP
7 3 (3.45%) CoffeeScript
7 3 (3.45%) Scala
7 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.30%) ES6
8 2 (2.30%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.15%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.15%) C
9 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.30%) CCNP
2 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.64%) QA
2 7 (8.05%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (13.79%) Docker
2 7 (8.05%) VMware NSX
3 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.30%) GeoWebCache
4 2 (2.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) Ansible
2 5 (5.75%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.75%) SELinux
3 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.15%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (13.79%) VMware
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) Pega
3 5 (5.75%) Black Duck
4 4 (4.60%) Atlassian
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle
5 3 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.30%) Capita
6 2 (2.30%) Cisco
6 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.15%) Citrix
7 1 (1.15%) CommVault
7 1 (1.15%) EMC
7 1 (1.15%) F5
7 1 (1.15%) IBM
7 1 (1.15%) NetApp
7 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.15%) Sophos
7 1 (1.15%) Splunk
7 1 (1.15%) Xamarin