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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kanban
UK / England
Rank 135 186 258
Rank change year-on-year +51 +72  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 777 631 407
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.88% 1.29% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 1.55% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 498 300
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £360 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £409
% change year-on-year - +10.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £101.25 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.50% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year -13.79% -  

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 34360 40698 38684
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.28% 82.96% 80.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22779 27017 24364
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 862 1001 1130
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £48.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Kanban in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Kanban in England

Kanban
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 26 March 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 +23 419 £492 -5.61% 121
South East +53 91 £471 +10.82% 43
Yorkshire +33 66 £475 +15.85% 24
East of England +47 63 £525 +10.52% 11
North West +15 45 £413 -4.34% 31
West Midlands +28 40 £414 -10.54% 10
North East +16 32 £450 -2.70% 4
South West +4 20 £320 -20.00% 27
East Midlands -5 9 £515 +14.44% 7
Kanban
UK

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 1480 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1351 (88.24%) Scrum
3 757 (49.44%) TDD
4 624 (40.76%) Java
5 532 (34.75%) BDD
6 390 (25.47%) Continuous Integration
7 363 (23.71%) JavaScript
8 321 (20.97%) Git (software)
9 301 (19.66%) JIRA
10 294 (19.20%) Jenkins
10 294 (19.20%) DevOps
11 281 (18.35%) HTML
12 264 (17.24%) User Stories
12 264 (17.24%) Scala
13 253 (16.53%) CSS
14 249 (16.26%) Software Engineering
15 242 (15.81%) Continuous Delivery
16 235 (15.35%) Microservices
17 234 (15.28%) RESTful
18 214 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
19 203 (13.26%) Node.js
19 203 (13.26%) Spring
20 200 (13.06%) Web Services
21 199 (13.00%) Linux
22 197 (12.87%) QA
23 195 (12.74%) Confluence
24 193 (12.61%) E-Commerce
25 191 (12.48%) Docker
26 188 (12.28%) REST
27 185 (12.08%) Selenium

Kanban
Top Related 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
1 195 (12.74%) Confluence
2 50 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
3 47 (3.07%) Apache
4 39 (2.55%) Apache Spark
5 37 (2.42%) Tomcat
6 30 (1.96%) OpenStack
7 29 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 26 (1.70%) Cloud Foundry
9 24 (1.57%) JBoss
10 23 (1.50%) CMS
10 23 (1.50%) SharePoint
11 15 (0.98%) IIS
11 15 (0.98%) nginx
11 15 (0.98%) WebSphere
12 10 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
13 8 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 8 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.52%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.46%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.46%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 39 (2.55%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.24%) MS Visio
3 17 (1.11%) MS Office
4 15 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.65%) MS Project
6 6 (0.39%) HipChat
7 5 (0.33%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.26%) Gliffy
9 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.13%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 22 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.72%) Magento
4 6 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.20%) Staffware
6 2 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.13%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.065%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 214 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (5.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (3.98%) PaaS
4 49 (3.20%) GitHub
5 43 (2.81%) IaaS
6 38 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
7 31 (2.02%) SaaS
8 20 (1.31%) Heroku
9 17 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
10 11 (0.72%) Amazon S3
10 11 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 10 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (0.65%) OpenShift
11 10 (0.65%) Slack
12 9 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (0.52%) Basecamp
13 8 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (0.52%) Trello
14 7 (0.46%) CloudBees
15 6 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 94 (6.14%) HTTP
2 36 (2.35%) TCP/IP
3 33 (2.16%) SSL
4 29 (1.89%) Internet
5 25 (1.63%) DNS
6 17 (1.11%) LDAP
7 12 (0.78%) Kerberos
8 11 (0.72%) Intranet
9 7 (0.46%) RTP
9 7 (0.46%) RTSP
9 7 (0.46%) Skype
10 6 (0.39%) Firewall
10 6 (0.39%) Reverse Proxy
11 5 (0.33%) WAN
11 5 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.26%) AMQP
12 4 (0.26%) Network Security
12 4 (0.26%) SSH
13 3 (0.20%) DMVPN
13 3 (0.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (10.84%) NoSQL
2 147 (9.60%) MongoDB
3 140 (9.14%) MySQL
4 110 (7.18%) PostgreSQL
5 95 (6.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 85 (5.55%) SQL Server
7 82 (5.36%) Relational Database
8 70 (4.57%) Hadoop
9 69 (4.51%) Big Data
10 27 (1.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 23 (1.50%) RDBMS
12 19 (1.24%) SQLite
13 18 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (0.78%) DB2
14 12 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
15 11 (0.72%) Oracle Database
16 10 (0.65%) Riak
17 9 (0.59%) Redis
18 8 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
18 8 (0.52%) HBase
Development Applications
1 321 (20.97%) Git (software)
2 301 (19.66%) JIRA
3 294 (19.20%) Jenkins
4 185 (12.08%) Selenium
5 174 (11.37%) Cucumber
6 108 (7.05%) JUnit
7 93 (6.07%) Maven
8 82 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 74 (4.83%) WebDriver
10 60 (3.92%) SoapUI
11 58 (3.79%) Subversion
12 53 (3.46%) TeamCity
13 47 (3.07%) Grunt
14 46 (3.00%) Gradle
15 45 (2.94%) Jasmine
15 45 (2.94%) Mockito
16 38 (2.48%) gulp
17 35 (2.29%) SpecFlow
18 34 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
19 28 (1.83%) JIRA Agile
General
1 180 (11.76%) Finance
2 93 (6.07%) Banking
3 86 (5.62%) Retail
4 60 (3.92%) Marketing
5 52 (3.40%) Games
6 44 (2.87%) Publishing
7 41 (2.68%) Telecoms
8 22 (1.44%) Electronics
8 22 (1.44%) Manufacturing
9 15 (0.98%) Back Office
9 15 (0.98%) Front Office
9 15 (0.98%) Legal
10 9 (0.59%) Advertising
10 9 (0.59%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.59%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.46%) Automotive
11 7 (0.46%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.33%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.26%) German Language
14 3 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 595 (38.86%) Developer
2 267 (17.44%) Java Developer
3 162 (10.58%) Analyst
4 159 (10.39%) Scrum Master
5 120 (7.84%) Architect
6 112 (7.32%) Business Analyst
7 96 (6.27%) Agile Developer
8 89 (5.81%) Senior Developer
9 83 (5.42%) Tester
10 68 (4.44%) .NET Developer
11 67 (4.38%) Scala Developer
12 65 (4.25%) Agile Business Analyst
13 64 (4.18%) Agile Java Developer
14 61 (3.98%) Agile Coach
15 60 (3.92%) Technical Architect
16 56 (3.66%) JavaScript Developer
17 55 (3.59%) Senior Java Developer
18 53 (3.46%) C# Developer
19 52 (3.40%) Agile Scrum Master
20 49 (3.20%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (18.35%) HTML
2 253 (16.53%) CSS
3 234 (15.28%) RESTful
4 203 (13.26%) Node.js
4 203 (13.26%) Spring
5 200 (13.06%) Web Services
6 188 (12.28%) REST
7 178 (11.63%) HTML5
8 168 (10.97%) .NET
9 164 (10.71%) AngularJS
10 155 (10.12%) JSON
11 111 (7.25%) CSS3
12 103 (6.73%) jQuery
13 88 (5.75%) Gherkin
14 84 (5.49%) ASP.NET
15 81 (5.29%) Hibernate
16 80 (5.23%) React
17 77 (5.03%) XML
18 74 (4.83%) SOAP
19 68 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 156 (10.19%) User Experience
2 59 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 46 (3.00%) Virtual Team
4 45 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 34 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 30 (1.96%) Social Media
7 19 (1.24%) Equities
7 19 (1.24%) Public Cloud
8 17 (1.11%) iPad
9 15 (0.98%) Blog
10 12 (0.78%) Data Structures
10 12 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
11 11 (0.72%) Data Centre
11 11 (0.72%) Online Games
12 10 (0.65%) Derivative
13 9 (0.59%) Fintech
13 9 (0.59%) Fixed Income
13 9 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
14 8 (0.52%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 199 (13.00%) Linux
2 66 (4.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 60 (3.92%) Android
4 44 (2.87%) Unix
5 40 (2.61%) Apple iOS
6 39 (2.55%) Windows
7 17 (1.11%) CoreOS
8 15 (0.98%) Ubuntu
9 12 (0.78%) CentOS
10 10 (0.65%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.39%) Windows Server
12 5 (0.33%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.20%) Fedora
13 3 (0.20%) Solaris
13 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.20%) zOS
14 1 (0.065%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.065%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.065%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1480 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1351 (88.24%) Scrum
3 757 (49.44%) TDD
4 532 (34.75%) BDD
5 390 (25.47%) Continuous Integration
6 294 (19.20%) DevOps
7 264 (17.24%) User Stories
8 249 (16.26%) Software Engineering
9 242 (15.81%) Continuous Delivery
10 235 (15.35%) Microservices
11 193 (12.61%) E-Commerce
12 182 (11.89%) Open Source
13 175 (11.43%) Coaching
14 173 (11.30%) Automated Testing
15 157 (10.25%) Continuous Improvement
16 153 (9.99%) Pair Programming
17 138 (9.01%) SOA
18 133 (8.69%) MVC
19 131 (8.56%) Mentoring
19 131 (8.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 624 (40.76%) Java
2 363 (23.71%) JavaScript
3 264 (17.24%) Scala
4 153 (9.99%) SQL
5 150 (9.80%) C#
6 146 (9.54%) Python
6 146 (9.54%) Ruby
7 77 (5.03%) Groovy
8 49 (3.20%) Perl
9 42 (2.74%) PHP
10 36 (2.35%) Shell Script
11 28 (1.83%) Bash Shell
12 25 (1.63%) Go
13 23 (1.50%) ES6
14 22 (1.44%) C
15 21 (1.37%) T-SQL
16 20 (1.31%) PowerShell
17 16 (1.05%) R
18 13 (0.85%) C++
19 12 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 99 (6.47%) Security Cleared
2 70 (4.57%) SC Cleared
3 56 (3.66%) Degree
4 33 (2.16%) BPSS Clearance
5 32 (2.09%) ISEB
6 25 (1.63%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.52%) PMP
8 6 (0.39%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.39%) PhD
9 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.33%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.20%) APMG
12 2 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.065%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.065%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.065%) HND
13 1 (0.065%) IIBA
13 1 (0.065%) MCSE
13 1 (0.065%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (12.87%) QA
2 15 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
3 14 (0.91%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.78%) SDET
5 10 (0.65%) MiFID
6 8 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
6 8 (0.52%) EMIR
7 4 (0.26%) GDPR
7 4 (0.26%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.20%) PMO
8 3 (0.20%) SLA
9 1 (0.065%) COBIT
9 1 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.065%) SEPA
System Software
1 191 (12.48%) Docker
2 24 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.18%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.46%) HDFS
5 6 (0.39%) vCloud
6 5 (0.33%) LXC
7 4 (0.26%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.20%) NFS
8 3 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.20%) vSphere
9 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.065%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.065%) KVM
10 1 (0.065%) Varnish
10 1 (0.065%) Xen
Systems Management
1 86 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
2 82 (5.36%) Puppet
3 59 (3.85%) Ansible
4 27 (1.76%) Kubernetes
5 23 (1.50%) Kibana
5 23 (1.50%) Terraform
6 21 (1.37%) Mesos
7 18 (1.18%) logstash
8 16 (1.05%) Grafana
9 14 (0.91%) rkt
9 14 (0.91%) ZABBIX
10 9 (0.59%) Nagios
11 8 (0.52%) Rancher
12 6 (0.39%) Packer
12 6 (0.39%) Salt
13 5 (0.33%) Graphite
13 5 (0.33%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.33%) OpenIDM
14 4 (0.26%) Control-M
14 4 (0.26%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 112 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 98 (6.40%) Oracle
3 78 (5.09%) Atlassian
4 55 (3.59%) Red Hat
5 34 (2.22%) New Relic
6 32 (2.09%) VMware
7 30 (1.96%) Adobe
8 29 (1.89%) Splunk
9 25 (1.63%) SAP
9 25 (1.63%) WSO2
10 18 (1.18%) IBM
11 15 (0.98%) AppDynamics
12 13 (0.85%) Google
13 12 (0.78%) SaltStack
14 10 (0.65%) ForgeRock
14 10 (0.65%) Sitecore
15 9 (0.59%) hybris
15 9 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
15 9 (0.59%) WorldPay
16 8 (0.52%) ServiceNow
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Highly competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £475 - £550 per day + 6 Month Contract
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + working inside IR35
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £550.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum +
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £550 - £650 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: £Negotiable/Flexible
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £375 - £440 per day + 6 Month Contract
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Engage PSG
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Intrinsic Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rates + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £625 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, County Down
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
ClearHub
Rate: From £400 to £700 per day Based on Accreditation and Experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 27 days ago