Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 53 75
Rank change year-on-year -26 +22 +3
Contract jobs citing Kanban 20 48 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.37% 3.04% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 3.73% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 47 14
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.28% +2.38% +6.33%
10th Percentile £380 £378 £413
90th Percentile £463 £690 £576
East of England median daily rate £455 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -13.33% +0.10% +13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £59.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year -41.05% +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 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 1,209 1,288 1,049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 83.04% 81.52% 81.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 724 542
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £300 £206 £213
90th Percentile £588 £569 £588
East of England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 93 65
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £20.75 £17.32 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.80% -3.78% -28.00%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.81 £11.31
90th Percentile £57.88 £46.00 £52.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -41.67% +33.33%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £450 - 2
Welwyn Garden City +5 4 £450 -20.00%
Watford -31 4 £390 -10.34% 1
Hatfield +1 2 £425 -19.05% 1
Kanban
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 19 (95.00%) Scrum
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) DevOps
4 9 (45.00%) Java
4 9 (45.00%) JIRA
4 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (40.00%) TDD
6 7 (35.00%) BDD
7 6 (30.00%) Selenium
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (25.00%) ATDD
8 5 (25.00%) Kubernetes
8 5 (25.00%) Coaching
8 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (25.00%) Web Services
8 5 (25.00%) Python
8 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (20.00%) REST
9 4 (20.00%) SpecFlow
9 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 4 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (20.00%) C#

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 3 (15.00%) Apache
1 3 (15.00%) Confluence
1 3 (15.00%) nginx
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (20.00%) BrowserStack
4 3 (15.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (15.00%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Google Docs
5 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Broadband
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) BigQuery
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) JIRA
2 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (30.00%) Selenium
3 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (20.00%) SpecFlow
5 3 (15.00%) Appium
5 3 (15.00%) Calabash
5 3 (15.00%) Robot Framework
5 3 (15.00%) TestRail
5 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (10.00%) Moq
6 2 (10.00%) MSTest
6 2 (10.00%) NUnit
6 2 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (10.00%) xUnit.net
7 1 (5.00%) JMeter
7 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
7 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Scrum Master
4 3 (15.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce Scrum Master
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) REST
3 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.00%) jQuery
3 3 (15.00%) JSON
3 3 (15.00%) LAMP
3 3 (15.00%) Laravel
3 3 (15.00%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (15.00%) React
3 3 (15.00%) RESTful
3 3 (15.00%) SOAP
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Core
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (10.00%) J2EE
4 2 (10.00%) Ninject
4 2 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (10.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Android
1 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Mac OS
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Scrum
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) DevOps
4 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (40.00%) TDD
6 7 (35.00%) BDD
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (25.00%) ATDD
8 5 (25.00%) Coaching
8 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Validation
9 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
10 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (15.00%) MVC
10 3 (15.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GDPR
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (15.00%) Terraform
3 2 (10.00%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (5.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Google
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) Talend