Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 49 102
Rank change year-on-year +7 +53 -5
Contract jobs citing Kanban 116 92 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.98% 4.10% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.79% 4.78% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 65 29
Leeds median daily rate £425 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £323
90th Percentile £538 £545 £588
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
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 2,003 1,925 2,613
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 85.93% 85.75% 87.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,390 1,259 1,787
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £275
90th Percentile £545 £550 £586
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 26 49
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -10.00% -2.80%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.53 £15.36
% change year-on-year +10.10% -5.36% -4.03%

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 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 106 (91.38%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (79.31%) Scrum
3 72 (62.07%) Java
4 66 (56.90%) TDD
5 57 (49.14%) Test Automation
5 57 (49.14%) BDD
6 54 (46.55%) Git (software)
7 52 (44.83%) JavaScript
8 45 (38.79%) JIRA
9 44 (37.93%) Jenkins
9 44 (37.93%) Microservices
10 43 (37.07%) SQL
11 42 (36.21%) Software Engineering
12 38 (32.76%) Confluence
13 36 (31.03%) NoSQL
14 33 (28.45%) Node.js
15 29 (25.00%) MongoDB
16 28 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (24.14%) MySQL
17 27 (23.28%) Spring
17 27 (23.28%) REST
17 27 (23.28%) Mentoring
17 27 (23.28%) Slack
18 26 (22.41%) JUnit
19 25 (21.55%) PostgreSQL
19 25 (21.55%) Cucumber
20 24 (20.69%) Apache Cassandra
20 24 (20.69%) Open Source
20 24 (20.69%) Linux
20 24 (20.69%) Coaching

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 38 (32.76%) Confluence
2 8 (6.90%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.31%) Apache
4 4 (3.45%) JBoss
4 4 (3.45%) Jetty
4 4 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.45%) Tornado
4 4 (3.45%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.59%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.59%) nginx
5 3 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.86%) CMS
6 1 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 27 (23.28%) Slack
2 13 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.90%) IaaS
4 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (4.31%) SaaS
5 5 (4.31%) Trello
6 4 (3.45%) PaaS
7 3 (2.59%) CloudBees
7 3 (2.59%) GitHub
7 3 (2.59%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.86%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) AMQP
2 3 (2.59%) 3G
3 2 (1.72%) BIG-IP
3 2 (1.72%) SAN
4 1 (0.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (31.03%) NoSQL
2 29 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 28 (24.14%) MySQL
4 25 (21.55%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (20.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (11.21%) Big Data
6 13 (11.21%) Hadoop
7 7 (6.03%) Apache Hive
8 6 (5.17%) Couchbase
8 6 (5.17%) Redis
9 4 (3.45%) Riak
10 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.72%) HBase
12 1 (0.86%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (46.55%) Git (software)
2 45 (38.79%) JIRA
3 44 (37.93%) Jenkins
4 26 (22.41%) JUnit
5 25 (21.55%) Cucumber
6 22 (18.97%) Jasmine
7 15 (12.93%) Selenium
8 10 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (7.76%) Maven
9 9 (7.76%) Mercurial
9 9 (7.76%) Subversion
10 7 (6.03%) MSTest
11 6 (5.17%) Gradle
12 5 (4.31%) Artifactory
12 5 (4.31%) SonarQube
13 4 (3.45%) FitNesse
13 4 (3.45%) gulp
13 4 (3.45%) Hamcrest
13 4 (3.45%) JBehave
13 4 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (6.90%) Games
2 7 (6.03%) Finance
3 6 (5.17%) Marketing
4 3 (2.59%) Banking
4 3 (2.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (32.76%) Developer
2 28 (24.14%) Software Engineer
3 24 (20.69%) Java Developer
4 22 (18.97%) Java Engineer
5 16 (13.79%) Java Software Engineer
6 13 (11.21%) Test Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) JavaScript Engineer
8 8 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (6.03%) Angular Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Agile Delivery Manager
10 6 (5.17%) Agile Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Agile Java Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Analyst
10 6 (5.17%) Architect
10 6 (5.17%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (4.31%) Business Analyst
11 5 (4.31%) Product Owner
11 5 (4.31%) Release Manager
11 5 (4.31%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (28.45%) Node.js
2 27 (23.28%) REST
2 27 (23.28%) Spring
3 21 (18.10%) Kafka
4 20 (17.24%) HTML
5 17 (14.66%) AngularJS
5 17 (14.66%) CSS
6 16 (13.79%) RabbitMQ
7 15 (12.93%) Spring Boot
8 12 (10.34%) HTML5
9 10 (8.62%) CSS3
10 9 (7.76%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (7.76%) Hibernate
11 8 (6.90%) React
12 6 (5.17%) JSP
13 5 (4.31%) Apache Camel
13 5 (4.31%) J2EE
13 5 (4.31%) jQuery
13 5 (4.31%) Spring Batch
13 5 (4.31%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.90%) User Experience
2 6 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.45%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.72%) NHS
5 1 (0.86%) Chromecast
5 1 (0.86%) Clustering
5 1 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.86%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.69%) Linux
2 22 (18.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.59%) Android
4 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (91.38%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (79.31%) Scrum
3 66 (56.90%) TDD
4 57 (49.14%) BDD
4 57 (49.14%) Test Automation
5 44 (37.93%) Microservices
6 42 (36.21%) Software Engineering
7 28 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (23.28%) Mentoring
9 24 (20.69%) Coaching
9 24 (20.69%) Open Source
10 21 (18.10%) SFIA
11 18 (15.52%) Integration Testing
12 17 (14.66%) Continuous Delivery
13 16 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (13.79%) DevOps
14 13 (11.21%) DSDM
14 13 (11.21%) OO
14 13 (11.21%) RUP
14 13 (11.21%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 72 (62.07%) Java
2 52 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 43 (37.07%) SQL
4 12 (10.34%) C#
5 11 (9.48%) Ruby
6 10 (8.62%) Python
7 8 (6.90%) Scala
8 5 (4.31%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.31%) PHP
9 4 (3.45%) PHP 5
9 4 (3.45%) PHP 7
10 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.86%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (4.31%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.45%) Degree
2 4 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 4 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (12.93%) Docker
2 2 (1.72%) Varnish
3 1 (0.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (8.62%) Puppet
2 5 (4.31%) Grafana
2 5 (4.31%) Graylog
2 5 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.31%) Terraform
3 4 (3.45%) Ansible
4 2 (1.72%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.86%) Rancher
Vendors
1 21 (18.10%) Red Hat
2 12 (10.34%) Oracle
3 9 (7.76%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.17%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.45%) Cadence
6 3 (2.59%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.72%) F5
8 1 (0.86%) Logi
8 1 (0.86%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (0.86%) Progress
8 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.86%) Sitecore