Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 53 49
Rank change year-on-year +19 -4 +54
Contract jobs citing Kanban 140 87 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.76% 3.14% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.37% 3.71% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 58 75
Edinburgh median daily rate £488 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.63% +1.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £375 £338 £264
90th Percentile £673 £547 £495
Scotland median daily rate £469 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +13.64% +3.13% +6.67%
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 2,608 2,345 1,949
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.74% 84.72% 85.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,333 1,369 1,108
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £546 £516
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 25
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.00 £16.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.88% -14.46% +21.88%
10th Percentile £10.90 £11.22 £11.20
90th Percentile £43.96 £37.52 £47.03
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +25.00%

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 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 137 (97.86%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (77.86%) Scrum
3 42 (30.00%) Java
4 41 (29.29%) Python
5 40 (28.57%) Linux
6 36 (25.71%) Ansible
6 36 (25.71%) DevOps
7 31 (22.14%) Finance
8 30 (21.43%) OpenShift
9 28 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (18.57%) Software Engineering
11 25 (17.86%) Puppet
12 24 (17.14%) Firewall
12 24 (17.14%) PaaS
12 24 (17.14%) Jenkins
12 24 (17.14%) Kubernetes
13 23 (16.43%) Docker
13 23 (16.43%) TDD
14 22 (15.71%) Windows
14 22 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
15 21 (15.00%) Bash Shell
15 21 (15.00%) REST
16 20 (14.29%) Banking
16 20 (14.29%) BDD
16 20 (14.29%) Git (software)
16 20 (14.29%) Coaching
17 19 (13.57%) Domain-Driven Design
17 19 (13.57%) PostgreSQL
18 18 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (12.14%) Spring

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 14 (10.00%) Apache
2 12 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 8 (5.71%) nginx
4 5 (3.57%) Confluence
4 5 (3.57%) IIS
5 2 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.71%) Appian
6 1 (0.71%) CMS
6 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (4.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 30 (21.43%) OpenShift
2 24 (17.14%) PaaS
3 22 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (12.14%) IaaS
5 7 (5.00%) SaaS
6 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (2.86%) Datadog
8 1 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.14%) Firewall
2 8 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (5.71%) SSL
3 7 (5.00%) BGP
3 7 (5.00%) DNS
3 7 (5.00%) OSPF
4 6 (4.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (4.29%) DSL
5 4 (2.86%) SAN
5 4 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.14%) NetScaler
6 3 (2.14%) Network Security
7 2 (1.43%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.43%) LAN
7 2 (1.43%) Skype
7 2 (1.43%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.71%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (0.71%) VoIP
8 1 (0.71%) VXLAN
8 1 (0.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.57%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.43%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.29%) MySQL
5 5 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.14%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.43%) Power BI
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (17.14%) Jenkins
2 20 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 17 (12.14%) JIRA
4 13 (9.29%) Artifactory
5 11 (7.86%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (6.43%) Subversion
7 8 (5.71%) TeamCity
8 7 (5.00%) Bitbucket
8 7 (5.00%) IBM UrbanCode
9 6 (4.29%) GitLab
10 5 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (2.86%) JUnit
11 4 (2.86%) Maven
11 4 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (2.86%) Selenium
12 3 (2.14%) Cucumber
12 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (1.43%) Zephyr
14 1 (0.71%) Ranorex
General
1 31 (22.14%) Finance
2 20 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 5 (3.57%) Law
4 4 (2.86%) Games
5 2 (1.43%) Retail
5 2 (1.43%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (17.86%) Architect
2 21 (15.00%) Developer
3 20 (14.29%) Scrum Master
4 12 (8.57%) Enterprise Architect
5 10 (7.14%) Agile Coach
5 10 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 9 (6.43%) Java Developer
6 9 (6.43%) Platform Engineer
7 8 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (5.71%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.00%) Analyst
8 7 (5.00%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.29%) Network Engineer
9 6 (4.29%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) Business Analyst
11 4 (2.86%) Administrator
11 4 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (2.86%) Senior Network Engineer
11 4 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.00%) REST
2 17 (12.14%) Spring
3 12 (8.57%) AngularJS
4 11 (7.86%) CSS
4 11 (7.86%) HTML
4 11 (7.86%) jQuery
5 9 (6.43%) LDAP
6 7 (5.00%) .NET
6 7 (5.00%) Ajax
6 7 (5.00%) Hibernate
6 7 (5.00%) React
6 7 (5.00%) XML
7 6 (4.29%) Sass
8 4 (2.86%) CSS3
8 4 (2.86%) HTML5
8 4 (2.86%) JSON
8 4 (2.86%) LAPP Stack
8 4 (2.86%) Node.js
8 4 (2.86%) RESTful
8 4 (2.86%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (10.00%) User Experience
3 13 (9.29%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.57%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.86%) iPad
5 4 (2.86%) Minimum Viable Product
5 4 (2.86%) Wiki
6 3 (2.14%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 2 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.43%) Replication
8 1 (0.71%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.71%) Fintech
8 1 (0.71%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.57%) Linux
2 28 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (15.71%) Windows
4 14 (10.00%) Unix
5 8 (5.71%) Solaris
6 5 (3.57%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.86%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.71%) Android
8 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (97.86%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (77.86%) Scrum
3 36 (25.71%) DevOps
4 26 (18.57%) Software Engineering
5 23 (16.43%) TDD
6 20 (14.29%) BDD
6 20 (14.29%) Coaching
7 19 (13.57%) Domain-Driven Design
8 18 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (11.43%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 14 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 14 (10.00%) Microservices
10 14 (10.00%) Waterfall
11 13 (9.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (8.57%) Change Control
13 11 (7.86%) Mentoring
14 10 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (7.14%) Test Automation
14 10 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 42 (30.00%) Java
2 41 (29.29%) Python
3 21 (15.00%) Bash Shell
4 17 (12.14%) SQL
5 16 (11.43%) JavaScript
6 10 (7.14%) Go
6 10 (7.14%) Perl
7 9 (6.43%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.14%) C#
9 2 (1.43%) Java 8
10 1 (0.71%) C
10 1 (0.71%) C++
10 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.57%) CCNP
1 5 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.43%) Degree
2 2 (1.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.71%) VCAP
3 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.14%) QA
3 2 (1.43%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (16.43%) Docker
2 12 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 8 (5.71%) VMware NSX
5 4 (2.86%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (1.43%) iptables
6 2 (1.43%) NFS
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.71%) vSphere
7 1 (0.71%) XenApp
7 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (25.71%) Ansible
2 25 (17.86%) Puppet
3 24 (17.14%) Kubernetes
4 15 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (7.86%) SELinux
6 7 (5.00%) Prometheus
7 6 (4.29%) Oracle ZFS
7 6 (4.29%) Red Hat Satellite
7 6 (4.29%) Xymon
8 5 (3.57%) vCenter Server
9 4 (2.86%) Nagios
10 3 (2.14%) PowerCLI
11 2 (1.43%) HAProxy
11 2 (1.43%) Terraform
11 2 (1.43%) vRealize
12 1 (0.71%) Consul
Vendors
1 14 (10.00%) VMware
2 13 (9.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.86%) Oracle
4 10 (7.14%) Cisco
5 9 (6.43%) CheckPoint
5 9 (6.43%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.86%) AppDynamics
6 4 (2.86%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.86%) IBM
6 4 (2.86%) New Relic
6 4 (2.86%) Splunk
7 3 (2.14%) Charles River
7 3 (2.14%) Micro Focus
7 3 (2.14%) NetApp
8 2 (1.43%) EMC
8 2 (1.43%) F5
8 2 (1.43%) Google
8 2 (1.43%) Pega
9 1 (0.71%) Citrix
9 1 (0.71%) Mitel