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 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kanban
Rank 24 50 50
Rank change year-on-year +26 0  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 38 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 8.96% 0.88% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.13% 1.05% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 3 0
Median daily rate £539 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 375 381 360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 88.44% 83.92% 79.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 208 192
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 43 40
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.36% -47.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £62.50 £43.25
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 Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 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
Southend-on-Sea - 28 £520 -
Kanban
East of England

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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

1 48 (100.00%) Scrum
1 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (87.50%) TDD
3 36 (75.00%) DevOps
4 35 (72.92%) SOA
5 34 (70.83%) User Stories
6 26 (54.17%) Confluence
6 26 (54.17%) JIRA
7 25 (52.08%) Coaching
8 22 (45.83%) BDD
8 22 (45.83%) Oracle
9 21 (43.75%) Open Source
10 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (41.67%) WSO2
10 20 (41.67%) JIRA Agile
11 19 (39.58%) Virtual Team
11 19 (39.58%) Software Delivery
11 19 (39.58%) Linux
11 19 (39.58%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (37.50%) Configuration Management
12 18 (37.50%) Jenkins
12 18 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (35.42%) Docker
13 17 (35.42%) TCP/IP
13 17 (35.42%) J2EE
13 17 (35.42%) Apache
13 17 (35.42%) Process Management
14 16 (33.33%) Middleware
14 16 (33.33%) JBoss
14 16 (33.33%) SSL

Kanban
Top Related 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 26 (54.17%) Confluence
2 17 (35.42%) Apache
3 16 (33.33%) JBoss
3 16 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.08%) IIS
6 1 (2.08%) Jetty
6 1 (2.08%) Mongrel
6 1 (2.08%) nginx
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.08%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) TCP/IP
2 16 (33.33%) HTTP
2 16 (33.33%) SSL
3 7 (14.58%) Intranet
4 1 (2.08%) DHCP
4 1 (2.08%) DNS
4 1 (2.08%) FTP
4 1 (2.08%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (54.17%) JIRA
2 20 (41.67%) JIRA Agile
3 18 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 13 (27.08%) Git (software)
4 13 (27.08%) Subversion
5 6 (12.50%) JMeter
5 6 (12.50%) LoadRunner
5 6 (12.50%) Selenium
5 6 (12.50%) SoapUI
6 5 (10.42%) Maven
7 1 (2.08%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Electronics
2 1 (2.08%) Games
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Scrum Master
2 12 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Agile Scrum Master
4 5 (10.42%) Agile Coach
5 4 (8.33%) Tester
6 3 (6.25%) Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Lead DevOps
6 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Agile Product Owner
8 1 (2.08%) Product Owner
8 1 (2.08%) Scrum Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) J2EE
2 16 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) Virtual Team
2 18 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Linux
2 12 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.08%) CentOS
3 1 (2.08%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 48 (100.00%) Scrum
2 42 (87.50%) TDD
3 36 (75.00%) DevOps
4 35 (72.92%) SOA
5 34 (70.83%) User Stories
6 25 (52.08%) Coaching
7 22 (45.83%) BDD
8 21 (43.75%) Open Source
9 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (39.58%) Software Delivery
10 19 (39.58%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (37.50%) Configuration Management
12 17 (35.42%) Process Management
13 16 (33.33%) Microservices
14 15 (31.25%) API Design
14 15 (31.25%) Mentoring
15 14 (29.17%) Continuous Delivery
15 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
16 11 (22.92%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) C
2 12 (25.00%) Perl
3 7 (14.58%) Java
4 6 (12.50%) Python
5 4 (8.33%) Scala
6 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.08%) PHP
6 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) ISEB
2 5 (10.42%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (35.42%) Docker
2 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (27.08%) Puppet
2 6 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Oracle
2 20 (41.67%) WSO2
3 7 (14.58%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) SAP
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