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 3 months to 25 June 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 54 80
Rank change year-on-year +10 +26  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 38 43 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.19% 3.25% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.82% 3.81% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 4
Median daily rate £400 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +8.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £272 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £493 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.85% +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +59.23%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 996 1130 1186
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.70% 85.28% 82.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 618 623
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 16
Median hourly rate £15.86 £15.82 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.28% -54.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.61 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 54 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (80.36%) Scrum
3 22 (39.29%) TDD
4 19 (33.93%) Java
4 19 (33.93%) Python
4 19 (33.93%) DevOps
5 18 (32.14%) Linux
6 17 (30.36%) BDD
7 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (21.43%) SQL
8 12 (21.43%) Ansible
9 11 (19.64%) User Stories
10 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
10 10 (17.86%) Disclosure Scotland
10 10 (17.86%) VMware
10 10 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
11 9 (16.07%) Bash Shell
11 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
11 9 (16.07%) Docker
11 9 (16.07%) OpenShift
11 9 (16.07%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (14.29%) AngularJS
13 7 (12.50%) HTML
13 7 (12.50%) CSS
13 7 (12.50%) jQuery
13 7 (12.50%) Build Automation
13 7 (12.50%) Go
13 7 (12.50%) Mentoring

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 2 (3.57%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.79%) GeoServer
2 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) OpenShift
2 5 (8.93%) PaaS
3 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (3.57%) LAN
2 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (1.79%) BGP
3 1 (1.79%) DSL
3 1 (1.79%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.79%) OSPF
3 1 (1.79%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (1.79%) VLAN
3 1 (1.79%) VPN
3 1 (1.79%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) GIS
1 6 (10.71%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.36%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.50%) GitLab
3 6 (10.71%) Artifactory
3 6 (10.71%) Selenium
4 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.93%) Subversion
5 4 (7.14%) Bower
6 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.36%) JIRA
7 2 (3.57%) Gradle
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.79%) Hudson
8 1 (1.79%) Maven
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Developer
2 10 (17.86%) Scrum Master
3 8 (14.29%) Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) GIS Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Programme Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Agile Scrum Master
9 2 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Build Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Digital Product Owner
9 2 (3.57%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 7 (12.50%) CSS
2 7 (12.50%) HTML
2 7 (12.50%) jQuery
3 6 (10.71%) Node.js
3 6 (10.71%) Sass
3 6 (10.71%) Velocity
4 5 (8.93%) Spring
5 3 (5.36%) CSS3
5 3 (5.36%) HTML5
5 3 (5.36%) Web Services
6 2 (3.57%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.57%) Java EE
6 2 (3.57%) RESTful
6 2 (3.57%) Spring Boot
6 2 (3.57%) WinForms
6 2 (3.57%) XML
7 1 (1.79%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.79%) React
7 1 (1.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.71%) Private Cloud
2 6 (10.71%) User Experience
3 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.79%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Linux
2 10 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.36%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (80.36%) Scrum
3 22 (39.29%) TDD
4 19 (33.93%) DevOps
5 17 (30.36%) BDD
6 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (19.64%) User Stories
8 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
9 9 (16.07%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 7 (12.50%) Build Automation
10 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 6 (10.71%) Continuous Deployment
11 6 (10.71%) Feature Driven Development
12 5 (8.93%) Business Analysis
12 5 (8.93%) Front End Development
12 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
12 5 (8.93%) Wireframes
13 4 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (7.14%) Patch Management
13 4 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) Java
1 19 (33.93%) Python
2 12 (21.43%) SQL
3 9 (16.07%) Bash Shell
3 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.50%) Go
5 4 (7.14%) CoffeeScript
5 4 (7.14%) Perl
6 3 (5.36%) Ruby
7 2 (3.57%) C#
7 2 (3.57%) ES6
7 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) CCNP
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.79%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 22301
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Docker
2 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) Ansible
2 7 (12.50%) Kubernetes
3 6 (10.71%) Puppet
4 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (7.14%) SELinux
5 2 (3.57%) Prometheus
5 2 (3.57%) Xymon
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) VMware
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.14%) Black Duck
4 3 (5.36%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft