Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 16 July 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
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 21 76
Rank change year-on-year -29 +55 -11
Contract jobs citing Kanban 39 113 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 5.01% 12.68% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 14.05% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 86 3
Essex median daily rate £525 £539 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.51% +19.67% -23.57%
10th Percentile £362 £331 £425
90th Percentile £600 £624 £475
East of England median daily rate £525 £525 £450
% change year-on-year - +16.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Essex median hourly rate £59.38 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.64% - -
East of England median hourly rate £59.38 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +69.64% - -

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 683 804 777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 87.79% 90.24% 84.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 536 397
Essex median daily rate £500 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +26.76% -11.25%
10th Percentile £298 £265 £224
90th Percentile £600 £586 £517
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 56 146
Essex median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +84.21% -47.22%
10th Percentile £15.75 £13.69 £15.75
90th Percentile £75.00 £62.38 £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -43.55% +37.78% -

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in Essex

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in Essex

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in Essex over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Essex

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the Essex region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea -22 17 £500 -4.76% 2
Harlow - 2 £425 - 6
Kanban
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 39 (100.00%) Scrum
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (97.44%) TDD
3 26 (66.67%) DevOps
4 19 (48.72%) Coaching
4 19 (48.72%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (46.15%) JIRA
6 17 (43.59%) Test Automation
7 16 (41.03%) SoapUI
7 16 (41.03%) Selenium
7 16 (41.03%) Continuous Deployment
8 15 (38.46%) Java
9 14 (35.90%) Subversion
9 14 (35.90%) BDD
10 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
10 13 (33.33%) Open Source
10 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 13 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 13 (33.33%) User Stories
11 12 (30.77%) SC Cleared
11 12 (30.77%) Oracle
11 12 (30.77%) Web Services
12 11 (28.21%) JUnit
12 11 (28.21%) JBoss
12 11 (28.21%) HTTP
12 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
13 10 (25.64%) Geospatial Data
13 10 (25.64%) Greenfield Project
13 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (25.64%) Linux

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 11 (28.21%) JBoss
2 10 (25.64%) Confluence
3 9 (23.08%) Apache
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) HTTP
2 6 (15.38%) SSL
2 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Geospatial Data
1 10 (25.64%) GIS
2 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.82%) Impala
3 5 (12.82%) Pentaho
3 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.26%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) JIRA
2 16 (41.03%) Selenium
2 16 (41.03%) SoapUI
3 14 (35.90%) Subversion
4 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
5 11 (28.21%) JUnit
6 9 (23.08%) Bitbucket
7 8 (20.51%) CruiseControl
7 8 (20.51%) FishEye
7 8 (20.51%) Hudson
7 8 (20.51%) JMeter
7 8 (20.51%) TeamCity
7 8 (20.51%) Zephyr
8 7 (17.95%) Cucumber
9 6 (15.38%) Maven
10 5 (12.82%) JIRA Agile
10 5 (12.82%) LoadRunner
11 4 (10.26%) Ant
11 4 (10.26%) ClearQuest
General
1 10 (25.64%) Electronics
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
1 10 (25.64%) Manufacturing
1 10 (25.64%) Marketing
1 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Scrum Master
2 4 (10.26%) Agile Scrum Master
2 4 (10.26%) QA Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Senior Test Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Test Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Developer
3 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Tester
4 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Tester
5 1 (2.56%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Web Services
2 10 (25.64%) REST
3 9 (23.08%) GWT
3 9 (23.08%) Middleware
3 9 (23.08%) SOAP
4 6 (15.38%) J2EE
4 6 (15.38%) Spring
5 5 (12.82%) Apache Flex
5 5 (12.82%) Hibernate
5 5 (12.82%) JSON
5 5 (12.82%) RESTful
6 4 (10.26%) Ajax
6 4 (10.26%) AWT
6 4 (10.26%) CSS
6 4 (10.26%) JMS
6 4 (10.26%) Swing
6 4 (10.26%) XML
7 3 (7.69%) XML Messaging
8 2 (5.13%) Java EE
9 1 (2.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (12.82%) Client/Server
3 4 (10.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (100.00%) Scrum
2 38 (97.44%) TDD
3 26 (66.67%) DevOps
4 19 (48.72%) Coaching
4 19 (48.72%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (43.59%) Test Automation
6 16 (41.03%) Continuous Deployment
7 14 (35.90%) BDD
8 13 (33.33%) Open Source
8 13 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 13 (33.33%) User Stories
9 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (25.64%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (25.64%) OO
9 10 (25.64%) Programme Management
9 10 (25.64%) Software Testing
9 10 (25.64%) UML
9 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (23.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) Java
2 10 (25.64%) C
3 9 (23.08%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.69%) Perl
6 2 (5.13%) Java 8
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) ISEB
4 5 (12.82%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) QA
2 3 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Docker
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Ansible
1 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (10.26%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) HP ALM
2 1 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) SAP
3 8 (20.51%) Atlassian
4 5 (12.82%) Adobe
4 5 (12.82%) Google
5 4 (10.26%) WSO2
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) Informatica