Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 19 January 2019 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 67 52
Rank change year-on-year -8 -15 +36
Contract jobs citing Kanban 15 33 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.05% 2.14% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 2.57% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 40
Hertfordshire median daily rate £563 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £347 £418 £269
90th Percentile £700 £538 £538
East of England median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,177 1,286 1,104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 82.25% 83.45% 78.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 648 618
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £205 £213 £213
90th Percentile £569 £575 £550
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 58 58
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.74 £18.00 £38.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.08% -53.37% +79.53%
10th Percentile £12.74 £13.00 £10.35
90th Percentile £51.25 £47.25 £52.88
East of England median hourly rate £18.88 £32.33 £32.50
% change year-on-year -41.62% -0.52% +9.24%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in Hertfordshire

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in Hertfordshire

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Hertfordshire

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
Welwyn Garden City -2 7 £563 +7.14% 5
Watford +6 6 £650 +23.81% 1
Hemel Hempstead -1 1 £300 -28.57%
Kanban
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 14 (93.33%) Scrum
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Java
3 9 (60.00%) TDD
3 9 (60.00%) Microservices
3 9 (60.00%) Java 8
4 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (40.00%) BDD
5 6 (40.00%) REST
6 5 (33.33%) DevOps
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 5 (33.33%) SOAP
7 4 (26.67%) HTML
7 4 (26.67%) CSS
7 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
8 3 (20.00%) Fintech
8 3 (20.00%) gulp
8 3 (20.00%) Web Services
8 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (20.00%) Web Development
9 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
9 2 (13.33%) QA
9 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
9 2 (13.33%) Spring
9 2 (13.33%) Maven
9 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
9 2 (13.33%) Groovy

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Confluence
1 1 (6.67%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) gulp
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Grunt
2 2 (13.33%) IntelliJ
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) webpack
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Exploratory Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Java Automation Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP Development Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) REST
2 5 (33.33%) SOAP
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (13.33%) Dropwizard
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) Hystrix
5 2 (13.33%) Kafka
5 2 (13.33%) Play Framework
5 2 (13.33%) React
5 2 (13.33%) Scalatra
5 2 (13.33%) Spring
5 2 (13.33%) Spring Boot
6 1 (6.67%) Akka
6 1 (6.67%) LAMP
6 1 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (6.67%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (93.33%) Scrum
2 9 (60.00%) Microservices
2 9 (60.00%) TDD
3 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (40.00%) BDD
4 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (33.33%) DevOps
5 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
7 3 (20.00%) Web Development
8 2 (13.33%) Coaching
8 2 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (13.33%) MVC
8 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
8 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
8 2 (13.33%) SOA
8 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) Java 8
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Groovy
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) New Relic