Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 71 82
Rank change year-on-year +21 +11 +18
Contract jobs citing Kanban 48 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.31% 1.54% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 1.92% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 17 5
Hertfordshire median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £381 £306 £463
90th Percentile £625 £538 £560
East of England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -
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 1,181 992 1,066
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.50% 80.58% 78.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 520 542
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £210 £200 £250
90th Percentile £561 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £440 £422 £413
% change year-on-year +4.27% +2.30% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 52 62
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £31.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.24% +8.62% -0.85%
10th Percentile £10.21 £13.00 £12.63
90th Percentile £45.63 £52.88 £52.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £32.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year -46.56% +19.09% +10.00%

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 24 May 2018.

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 24 May 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
Watford +8 18 £435 +2.35%
Welwyn Garden City +10 14 £538 -6.52% 1
Hatfield -7 4 £525 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £420 -
Rickmansworth -7 1 £525 +69.35%
Kanban
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 47 (97.92%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (83.33%) Scrum
3 28 (58.33%) TDD
3 28 (58.33%) Java
4 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (37.50%) E-Commerce
6 16 (33.33%) BDD
6 16 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (33.33%) Java 8
7 15 (31.25%) DevOps
8 12 (25.00%) J2EE
9 11 (22.92%) Finance
9 11 (22.92%) Spring
9 11 (22.92%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (20.83%) Microservices
10 10 (20.83%) REST
10 10 (20.83%) Waterfall
10 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (20.83%) SOAP
11 9 (18.75%) Pair Programming
11 9 (18.75%) JIRA
12 8 (16.67%) Hibernate
12 8 (16.67%) HTML
12 8 (16.67%) CSS
13 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
13 7 (14.58%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (14.58%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
14 6 (12.50%) SDLC
14 6 (12.50%) gulp

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 5 (10.42%) Confluence
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.08%) HipChat
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.58%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (14.58%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (12.50%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.08%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.17%) MySQL
1 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.08%) Couchbase
2 1 (2.08%) DB2
2 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) JIRA
2 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.50%) gulp
4 5 (10.42%) webpack
5 3 (6.25%) Maven
6 1 (2.08%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.08%) Gatling
6 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.08%) Gradle
6 1 (2.08%) Grunt
6 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.08%) JBehave
6 1 (2.08%) JMeter
6 1 (2.08%) JUnit
6 1 (2.08%) Mockito
6 1 (2.08%) Selenium
6 1 (2.08%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.08%) The Grinder
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Scrum Master
4 7 (14.58%) Senior Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Senior IT Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (8.33%) UI Developer
7 3 (6.25%) AWS Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Tester
7 3 (6.25%) Tester
8 2 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (4.17%) QA Tester
8 2 (4.17%) Senior QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) J2EE
2 11 (22.92%) Spring
3 10 (20.83%) REST
3 10 (20.83%) SOAP
4 8 (16.67%) CSS
4 8 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 8 (16.67%) HTML
5 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
5 5 (10.42%) React
5 5 (10.42%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 4 (8.33%) HTML5
6 4 (8.33%) Velocity
6 4 (8.33%) Web Services
7 2 (4.17%) JSP
7 2 (4.17%) Servlets
7 2 (4.17%) Spring Boot
7 2 (4.17%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.08%) Play Framework
8 1 (2.08%) RxJava
8 1 (2.08%) Scalatra
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.08%) PMI
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Unix
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (97.92%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (83.33%) Scrum
3 28 (58.33%) TDD
4 20 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (37.50%) E-Commerce
6 16 (33.33%) BDD
6 16 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (31.25%) DevOps
8 11 (22.92%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (20.83%) Microservices
9 10 (20.83%) Waterfall
10 9 (18.75%) Pair Programming
11 6 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
11 6 (12.50%) Front End Development
11 6 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (12.50%) SDLC
12 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
13 4 (8.33%) Software Testing
13 4 (8.33%) Time Management
13 4 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) Java
2 16 (33.33%) Java 8
3 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.42%) ES6
4 5 (10.42%) Scala
4 5 (10.42%) TypeScript
5 4 (8.33%) SQL
6 2 (4.17%) Groovy
6 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.08%) Ansible
2 1 (2.08%) HP Fortify
2 1 (2.08%) Mesos
2 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) Rancher
2 1 (2.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) hybris
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.08%) New Relic