Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 63 46
Rank change year-on-year -35 -17 +66
Contract jobs citing Kanban 43 74 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.82% 3.33% 4.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 3.81% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 84 94
Leeds median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £313
90th Percentile £538 £645 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -1.18% -5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate - - £42.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £42.50

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,093 1,944 2,342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 88.35% 87.53% 89.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,455 1,384 1,575
Leeds median daily rate £425 £409 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.98% +2.19% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £281
90th Percentile £575 £550 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 30 38
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +48.15% -5.58%
10th Percentile £11.30 £11.97 £10.20
90th Percentile £32.70 £40.00 £31.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.58 £14.50
% change year-on-year +16.64% +0.52% -3.33%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in Leeds

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in Leeds

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 42 (97.67%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (86.05%) Scrum
3 18 (41.86%) TDD
4 16 (37.21%) Java
4 16 (37.21%) BDD
5 15 (34.88%) JIRA
6 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
7 11 (25.58%) Spring
8 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
8 9 (20.93%) Test Automation
8 9 (20.93%) Docker
8 9 (20.93%) Microservices
8 9 (20.93%) Spring Boot
9 8 (18.60%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (16.28%) Finance
10 7 (16.28%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
11 6 (13.95%) Software Delivery
11 6 (13.95%) Apache Camel
11 6 (13.95%) SDLC
11 6 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (13.95%) SQL
12 5 (11.63%) Confluence
12 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
12 5 (11.63%) Degree
12 5 (11.63%) QA
12 5 (11.63%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 5 (11.63%) DevOps

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (11.63%) Confluence
2 2 (4.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.98%) Slack
4 2 (4.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.65%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (4.65%) IaaS
4 2 (4.65%) SaaS
4 2 (4.65%) Serverless
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) GitHub
5 1 (2.33%) npm
5 1 (2.33%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (6.98%) Apache Hive
1 3 (6.98%) Big Data
2 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) DB2
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) JIRA
2 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
3 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.30%) Maven
4 4 (9.30%) Mockito
4 4 (9.30%) SonarQube
5 3 (6.98%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.98%) JUnit
6 2 (4.65%) Artifactory
6 2 (4.65%) DbUnit
6 2 (4.65%) jMock
6 2 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.33%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.33%) webpack
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Law
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Scrum Master
4 3 (6.98%) Architect
4 3 (6.98%) AWS Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Tester
5 2 (4.65%) Automation Tester
5 2 (4.65%) C# Architect
5 2 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Product Owner
5 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (4.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) Spring
2 9 (20.93%) Spring Boot
3 8 (18.60%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (16.28%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (13.95%) Apache Camel
6 5 (11.63%) Kafka
7 4 (9.30%) PowerMock
8 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.98%) React
9 2 (4.65%) CSS
9 2 (4.65%) J2EE
9 2 (4.65%) JSP
9 2 (4.65%) JSR 170
9 2 (4.65%) Node.js
9 2 (4.65%) OSGi
9 2 (4.65%) RESTful
9 2 (4.65%) Sass
9 2 (4.65%) SOAP
9 2 (4.65%) Web Services
10 1 (2.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (9.30%) User Experience
2 2 (4.65%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.65%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) Fintech
3 1 (2.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (97.67%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (86.05%) Scrum
3 18 (41.86%) TDD
4 16 (37.21%) BDD
5 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
6 9 (20.93%) Microservices
6 9 (20.93%) Test Automation
7 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (13.95%) SDLC
7 6 (13.95%) Software Delivery
8 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.63%) DevOps
8 5 (11.63%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.30%) ETL
9 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.30%) Security Testing
9 4 (9.30%) SFIA
9 4 (9.30%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) Java
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) Java 8
3 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.98%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.65%) ES6
5 2 (4.65%) Go
5 2 (4.65%) Python
6 1 (2.33%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.33%) C
6 1 (2.33%) JCL
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) PHP 5
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Docker
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) vSphere
3 1 (2.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Grafana
1 3 (6.98%) Graylog
1 3 (6.98%) Terraform
2 2 (4.65%) Kibana
2 2 (4.65%) Prometheus
2 2 (4.65%) Puppet
3 1 (2.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Adobe
2 2 (4.65%) Coverity
2 2 (4.65%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.33%) HP
3 1 (2.33%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.33%) Zend