Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

Kanban
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 60 100
Rank change year-on-year -16 +40 +10
Contract jobs citing Kanban 27 35 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.70% 2.51% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 3.27% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £525 £506 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% - -
East of England median daily rate £519 £520 £450
% change year-on-year -0.19% +15.56% +24.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 1270 1071 1215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 80.03% 76.77% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 624 613
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £574
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 56 97
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.09% +53.57% +31.25%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.25 £9.60
90th Percentile £46.73 £53.75 £43.00
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £31.95 £23.63
% change year-on-year -1.41% +35.24% -1.56%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 - 11 £525 -
Welwyn Garden City - 7 £525 - 2
Rickmansworth -5 3 £685 +109.48%
Waltham Cross - 1 £470 -
Kanban
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (96.30%) Scrum
3 19 (70.37%) Java
4 18 (66.67%) TDD
5 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (51.85%) BDD
6 13 (48.15%) Spring
7 11 (40.74%) Microservices
8 10 (37.04%) DevOps
9 9 (33.33%) Web Development
9 9 (33.33%) MVC
9 9 (33.33%) HTML
9 9 (33.33%) CSS
9 9 (33.33%) Web Services
9 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
9 9 (33.33%) HTML5
10 8 (29.63%) Pair Programming
10 8 (29.63%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
11 7 (25.93%) JIRA
11 7 (25.93%) Unix
11 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
11 7 (25.93%) QA
11 7 (25.93%) Groovy
12 6 (22.22%) Atlassian
12 6 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
12 6 (22.22%) Confluence
12 6 (22.22%) MongoDB

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 6 (22.22%) Confluence
2 3 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 14 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.81%) DB2
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (25.93%) JIRA
3 6 (22.22%) Grunt
3 6 (22.22%) gulp
3 6 (22.22%) IntelliJ
4 4 (14.81%) Bitbucket
4 4 (14.81%) Maven
4 4 (14.81%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 3 (11.11%) Selenium
6 2 (7.41%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (7.41%) Checkstyle
6 2 (7.41%) Gradle
6 2 (7.41%) JBehave
6 2 (7.41%) JUnit
6 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
6 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.70%) GoCD
7 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) AWS Developer
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum Master
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) C Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) Spring
2 9 (33.33%) CSS
2 9 (33.33%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) HTML5
2 9 (33.33%) Web Services
3 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 6 (22.22%) Dropwizard
3 6 (22.22%) Hystrix
3 6 (22.22%) Play Framework
3 6 (22.22%) React
3 6 (22.22%) Scalatra
3 6 (22.22%) Spring Boot
4 5 (18.52%) REST
5 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
5 4 (14.81%) SOAP
6 3 (11.11%) boto
6 3 (11.11%) J2EE
6 3 (11.11%) RESTful
6 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (3.70%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Unix
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Solaris
4 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (96.30%) Scrum
3 18 (66.67%) TDD
4 14 (51.85%) BDD
4 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (40.74%) Microservices
6 10 (37.04%) DevOps
7 9 (33.33%) MVC
7 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 9 (33.33%) Web Development
8 8 (29.63%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (29.63%) Pair Programming
9 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
10 6 (22.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 6 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
10 6 (22.22%) Front End Development
10 6 (22.22%) Refactoring
10 6 (22.22%) SOA
10 6 (22.22%) SOLID
10 6 (22.22%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) Groovy
2 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) Scala
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
2 3 (11.11%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Ansible
2 3 (11.11%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 3 (11.11%) Mesos
2 3 (11.11%) Rancher
3 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.41%) Puppet
4 1 (3.70%) Terraform
4 1 (3.70%) yum
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Atlassian
1 6 (22.22%) New Relic
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Sonatype
4 1 (3.70%) hybris
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) VMware