The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 28 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
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 187 252
Rank change year-on-year +75 +65  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 928 668 457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.15% 1.35% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 1.62% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 558 335
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £333 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £638 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £403
% change year-on-year - +11.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £55.73 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +59.23%  
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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36606 41272 40599
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.68% 83.46% 80.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 92153 104845 92956
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2818 2673 2706
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £50.78 £51.25
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in England

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in England

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in England

Kanban
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Kanban in England

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
London +39 523 £500 -0.10% 123
North of England +80 132 £425 -10.52% 48
South East +13 109 £500 +11.11% 47
North West +43 66 £450 -5.26% 32
East of England +53 64 £538 +19.44% 16
Midlands +49 62 £475 - 25
Yorkshire +14 48 £425 -10.52% 14
West Midlands +49 44 £530 +11.57% 15
South West +22 40 £438 +2.94% 18
North East +90 20 £480 +6.66% 2
East Midlands -1 18 £338 -25.00% 10
Kanban
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 1636 (95.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1496 (87.33%) Scrum
3 859 (50.15%) TDD
4 637 (37.19%) Java
5 522 (30.47%) BDD
6 436 (25.45%) Test Automation
7 435 (25.39%) DevOps
8 434 (25.34%) Continuous Integration
9 411 (23.99%) JavaScript
10 381 (22.24%) Git (software)
11 364 (21.25%) JIRA
12 340 (19.85%) Jenkins
13 308 (17.98%) User Stories
14 303 (17.69%) HTML
15 301 (17.57%) Microservices
16 277 (16.17%) CSS
17 269 (15.70%) Amazon AWS
18 266 (15.53%) Linux
19 257 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
20 243 (14.19%) Software Engineering
21 237 (13.84%) SQL
22 235 (13.72%) SOA
23 231 (13.49%) Finance
24 229 (13.37%) Coaching
25 228 (13.31%) Node.js
26 226 (13.19%) Scala
27 225 (13.13%) Spring
28 222 (12.96%) QA
29 217 (12.67%) AngularJS
30 209 (12.20%) Web Services

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 206 (12.03%) Confluence
2 74 (4.32%) Elasticsearch
3 72 (4.20%) Apache
4 53 (3.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 52 (3.04%) JBoss
6 47 (2.74%) Tomcat
7 42 (2.45%) Apache Spark
8 34 (1.98%) OpenStack
9 28 (1.63%) CMS
10 26 (1.52%) SharePoint
11 17 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
12 16 (0.93%) nginx
13 14 (0.82%) IIS
14 13 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 12 (0.70%) WebLogic
16 11 (0.64%) Apache Solr
17 10 (0.58%) Mule
17 10 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
17 10 (0.58%) WebSphere
18 9 (0.53%) GlassFish
Applications
1 17 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
1 17 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 17 (0.99%) MS Visio
2 13 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.29%) Mingle
6 5 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.23%) HipChat
8 2 (0.12%) InVision
Business Applications
1 26 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.82%) Magento
4 9 (0.53%) SAP Hybris
5 6 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.23%) ION MarketView
7 3 (0.18%) Staffware
8 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.058%) CODA-Financials
9 1 (0.058%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.058%) iTrent
9 1 (0.058%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.058%) SAP PP
9 1 (0.058%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 269 (15.70%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (3.44%) Amazon EC2
4 55 (3.21%) PaaS
5 51 (2.98%) GitHub
6 44 (2.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 37 (2.16%) IaaS
8 21 (1.23%) Amazon S3
9 20 (1.17%) Heroku
10 19 (1.11%) SaaS
11 17 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 11 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
12 11 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (0.64%) Slack
13 9 (0.53%) Datadog
14 8 (0.47%) Basecamp
14 8 (0.47%) OpenShift
15 6 (0.35%) CloudFront
15 6 (0.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 107 (6.25%) HTTP
2 79 (4.61%) SSL
3 67 (3.91%) TCP/IP
4 21 (1.23%) DNS
4 21 (1.23%) Internet
5 16 (0.93%) LDAP
6 11 (0.64%) Intranet
6 11 (0.64%) Kerberos
7 9 (0.53%) Firewall
8 7 (0.41%) AMQP
9 5 (0.29%) DSL
9 5 (0.29%) VPN
9 5 (0.29%) WAN
10 4 (0.23%) DHCP
11 3 (0.18%) LAN
11 3 (0.18%) Network Security
11 3 (0.18%) Skype
11 3 (0.18%) SMS
12 2 (0.12%) DMVPN
12 2 (0.12%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (10.80%) NoSQL
2 176 (10.27%) MongoDB
3 140 (8.17%) MySQL
4 113 (6.60%) SQL Server
5 101 (5.90%) Relational Database
6 87 (5.08%) Hadoop
7 85 (4.96%) Big Data
8 81 (4.73%) PostgreSQL
9 75 (4.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 40 (2.34%) Oracle Database
11 37 (2.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 30 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
13 26 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
14 24 (1.40%) RDBMS
14 24 (1.40%) Redis
15 23 (1.34%) SQLite
16 15 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
17 12 (0.70%) Apache Hive
18 10 (0.58%) Hazelcast
19 9 (0.53%) HBase
Development Applications
1 381 (22.24%) Git (software)
2 364 (21.25%) JIRA
3 340 (19.85%) Jenkins
4 178 (10.39%) Selenium
5 136 (7.94%) Maven
6 133 (7.76%) Cucumber
7 117 (6.83%) Subversion
8 89 (5.20%) JUnit
9 64 (3.74%) TeamCity
10 61 (3.56%) SoapUI
11 54 (3.15%) Grunt
11 54 (3.15%) IntelliJ
12 53 (3.09%) Gradle
12 53 (3.09%) WebDriver
13 52 (3.04%) JIRA Agile
14 49 (2.86%) gulp
14 49 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
15 47 (2.74%) Mockito
16 39 (2.28%) Octopus Deploy
17 38 (2.22%) SonarQube
General
1 231 (13.49%) Finance
2 107 (6.25%) Retail
3 94 (5.49%) Banking
4 62 (3.62%) Marketing
5 60 (3.50%) Games
6 42 (2.45%) Telecoms
7 41 (2.39%) Publishing
8 26 (1.52%) Electronics
8 26 (1.52%) Manufacturing
9 16 (0.93%) Front Office
10 14 (0.82%) Advertising
10 14 (0.82%) Back Office
11 12 (0.70%) Investment Banking
11 12 (0.70%) Legal
12 8 (0.47%) Automotive
12 8 (0.47%) Billing
13 6 (0.35%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.29%) Local Government
15 4 (0.23%) German Language
15 4 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 686 (40.05%) Developer
2 234 (13.66%) Java Developer
3 169 (9.87%) Analyst
4 150 (8.76%) Scrum Master
5 137 (8.00%) Architect
6 133 (7.76%) Senior Developer
7 124 (7.24%) Business Analyst
8 117 (6.83%) Agile Developer
9 87 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
10 83 (4.85%) .NET Developer
11 77 (4.50%) Agile Coach
12 70 (4.09%) Technical Architect
13 65 (3.79%) JavaScript Developer
13 65 (3.79%) Tester
14 57 (3.33%) Scala Developer
15 56 (3.27%) C# Developer
16 55 (3.21%) Agile Business Analyst
16 55 (3.21%) Agile Scrum Master
16 55 (3.21%) AWS Developer
17 53 (3.09%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (17.69%) HTML
2 277 (16.17%) CSS
3 228 (13.31%) Node.js
4 225 (13.13%) Spring
5 217 (12.67%) AngularJS
6 209 (12.20%) Web Services
7 204 (11.91%) RESTful
8 193 (11.27%) .NET
9 185 (10.80%) HTML5
10 184 (10.74%) JSON
11 168 (9.81%) REST
12 163 (9.52%) React
13 129 (7.53%) ASP.NET
14 109 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC
15 104 (6.07%) SOAP
16 102 (5.95%) XML
17 101 (5.90%) jQuery
18 100 (5.84%) CSS3
18 100 (5.84%) Hibernate
19 93 (5.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 138 (8.06%) User Experience
2 84 (4.90%) Greenfield Project
3 72 (4.20%) Mobile App
4 71 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 45 (2.63%) Virtual Team
7 42 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
8 41 (2.39%) Data Structures
9 36 (2.10%) Public Cloud
10 31 (1.81%) Blog
10 31 (1.81%) Fintech
11 21 (1.23%) Social Media
12 19 (1.11%) Equities
13 17 (0.99%) Data Centre
13 17 (0.99%) Video on Demand
14 16 (0.93%) Algorithms
15 15 (0.88%) Fixed Income
16 11 (0.64%) Management Information System
16 11 (0.64%) PMI
17 10 (0.58%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 266 (15.53%) Linux
2 90 (5.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 81 (4.73%) Unix
4 63 (3.68%) Windows
5 52 (3.04%) Android
6 36 (2.10%) Mac OS X
7 32 (1.87%) Apple iOS
8 24 (1.40%) CentOS
9 18 (1.05%) Ubuntu
10 11 (0.64%) CoreOS
11 7 (0.41%) Solaris
12 4 (0.23%) AIX
12 4 (0.23%) HPUX
13 3 (0.18%) Windows Server
13 3 (0.18%) zOS
14 2 (0.12%) SUSE
14 2 (0.12%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1636 (95.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1496 (87.33%) Scrum
3 859 (50.15%) TDD
4 522 (30.47%) BDD
5 436 (25.45%) Test Automation
6 435 (25.39%) DevOps
7 434 (25.34%) Continuous Integration
8 308 (17.98%) User Stories
9 301 (17.57%) Microservices
10 257 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 243 (14.19%) Software Engineering
12 235 (13.72%) SOA
13 229 (13.37%) Coaching
14 208 (12.14%) Open Source
15 203 (11.85%) MVC
16 197 (11.50%) Mentoring
17 196 (11.44%) E-Commerce
18 182 (10.62%) Pair Programming
19 167 (9.75%) Continuous Improvement
20 143 (8.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 637 (37.19%) Java
2 411 (23.99%) JavaScript
3 237 (13.84%) SQL
4 226 (13.19%) Scala
5 172 (10.04%) Python
6 168 (9.81%) C#
7 140 (8.17%) Ruby
8 94 (5.49%) Groovy
9 60 (3.50%) Perl
10 42 (2.45%) Bash Shell
11 38 (2.22%) PHP
12 30 (1.75%) Go
13 28 (1.63%) Shell Script
14 26 (1.52%) C
15 25 (1.46%) R
16 23 (1.34%) ES6
16 23 (1.34%) T-SQL
17 20 (1.17%) PL/SQL
18 17 (0.99%) C++
19 16 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 102 (5.95%) Degree
2 94 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 60 (3.50%) SC Cleared
4 39 (2.28%) ISEB
5 35 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 26 (1.52%) PMP
7 22 (1.28%) ISTQB
7 22 (1.28%) PMI Certification
8 12 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (0.58%) DV Cleared
9 10 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.47%) Chartered Engineer
10 8 (0.47%) CITP
11 7 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (0.41%) MBCS
11 7 (0.41%) RHCE
11 7 (0.41%) RHCSA
12 6 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 222 (12.96%) QA
2 11 (0.64%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.58%) PMO
4 8 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (0.47%) GDPR
4 8 (0.47%) MiFID
5 1 (0.058%) COBIT
5 1 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 1 (0.058%) P3O
5 1 (0.058%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.058%) SEPA
System Software
1 166 (9.69%) Docker
2 30 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.17%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.53%) Xen
5 8 (0.47%) vCloud
6 5 (0.29%) HDFS
6 5 (0.29%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.23%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.23%) LXC
7 4 (0.23%) vSphere
8 3 (0.18%) NFS
9 2 (0.12%) KVM
9 2 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.12%) zsh
10 1 (0.058%) iptables
10 1 (0.058%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 122 (7.12%) Puppet
2 102 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
3 85 (4.96%) Ansible
4 46 (2.69%) Terraform
5 36 (2.10%) logstash
6 35 (2.04%) Kubernetes
7 25 (1.46%) Kibana
8 22 (1.28%) Grafana
9 17 (0.99%) ZABBIX
10 15 (0.88%) Rancher
11 12 (0.70%) Graphite
11 12 (0.70%) Mesos
12 9 (0.53%) OpenIDM
13 6 (0.35%) Packer
14 5 (0.29%) Oozie
15 4 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
15 4 (0.23%) HAProxy
15 4 (0.23%) Jamf Pro
15 4 (0.23%) Rundeck
15 4 (0.23%) StatsD
Vendors
1 152 (8.87%) Oracle
2 95 (5.55%) Microsoft
3 62 (3.62%) Atlassian
4 55 (3.21%) SAP
5 52 (3.04%) Red Hat
6 51 (2.98%) WSO2
7 46 (2.69%) New Relic
8 42 (2.45%) VMware
9 28 (1.63%) Splunk
10 26 (1.52%) Adobe
11 25 (1.46%) AppDynamics
12 22 (1.28%) IBM
13 15 (0.88%) CA Agile Central
13 15 (0.88%) Sitecore
14 14 (0.82%) hybris
15 11 (0.64%) ForgeRock
15 11 (0.64%) SaltStack
16 10 (0.58%) Cloudera
16 10 (0.58%) MuleSoft
17 9 (0.53%) Google
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