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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 54 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 11 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.74% 0.47% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 0.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Median daily rate £525 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.85% +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +59.23%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 510 507 706
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 80.82% 78.60% 78.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 268 364
Median daily rate £425 £425 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 17 60
Median hourly rate £17.77 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.92% -23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 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
Watford - 7 £475 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £550 -
Rickmansworth +1 1 £685 -
Kanban
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (90.00%) Scrum
3 14 (70.00%) Java
4 11 (55.00%) TDD
4 11 (55.00%) BDD
5 8 (40.00%) Spring
6 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
6 7 (35.00%) RESTful
7 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (30.00%) Web Services
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) Maven
8 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (25.00%) JIRA
8 5 (25.00%) Confluence
8 5 (25.00%) DevOps
9 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
9 4 (20.00%) Open Source
9 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 4 (20.00%) Scala
9 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (15.00%) Unix
10 3 (15.00%) Linux
10 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (15.00%) JUnit
10 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
10 3 (15.00%) Change Management

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 (25.00%) Confluence
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) MPLS
1 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (5.00%) VLAN
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) JIRA
1 5 (25.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (15.00%) JBehave
3 3 (15.00%) JUnit
3 3 (15.00%) Selenium
3 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (10.00%) Mockito
4 2 (10.00%) Moq
4 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
5 1 (5.00%) GCC
5 1 (5.00%) Grunt
5 1 (5.00%) gulp
5 1 (5.00%) IntelliJ
5 1 (5.00%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) AWS Developer
4 3 (15.00%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Coach
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Developer
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Tester
6 1 (5.00%) C Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Data Scientist
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum Master
6 1 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Spring
2 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (35.00%) RESTful
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (15.00%) Gherkin
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE
5 2 (10.00%) RxJava
6 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.00%) CSS
6 1 (5.00%) HTML
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) JDBC
6 1 (5.00%) Play Framework
6 1 (5.00%) POSIX
6 1 (5.00%) React
6 1 (5.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) Servlets
6 1 (5.00%) Spring Batch
6 1 (5.00%) Velocity
6 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (90.00%) Scrum
3 11 (55.00%) BDD
3 11 (55.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (20.00%) Concurrent Programming
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (20.00%) Open Source
6 3 (15.00%) ATDD
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) Refactoring
6 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) High Availability
7 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) Scala
3 3 (15.00%) Groovy
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) CCNP
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) Dell
2 1 (5.00%) F5
2 1 (5.00%) hybris
2 1 (5.00%) Meraki
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) New Relic
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (5.00%) VMware