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 3 months to 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 62 84
Rank change year-on-year +7 +22  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 31 43 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.92% 2.76% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 3.19% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 10
Median daily rate £425 £380 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -9.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £325 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £510 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 -

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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 917 1348 1162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 86.51% 86.41% 86.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 970 793
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £322 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 15
Median hourly rate £33.63 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +158.71% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £10.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.64 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 55 (87.30%) Scrum
2 52 (82.54%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (49.21%) Java
4 30 (47.62%) HTML
5 26 (41.27%) CSS
6 22 (34.92%) MongoDB
7 21 (33.33%) HTML5
7 21 (33.33%) TDD
8 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
9 19 (30.16%) Scala
10 17 (26.98%) Git (software)
10 17 (26.98%) CSS3
10 17 (26.98%) Jenkins
11 16 (25.40%) Open Source
12 15 (23.81%) User Stories
13 14 (22.22%) MySQL
13 14 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (22.22%) Ruby
13 14 (22.22%) JSON
13 14 (22.22%) JIRA
13 14 (22.22%) REST
13 14 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (22.22%) BDD
14 13 (20.63%) Selenium
15 12 (19.05%) Django
15 12 (19.05%) Spring
15 12 (19.05%) Python
15 12 (19.05%) NoSQL
15 12 (19.05%) Play Framework
16 11 (17.46%) Microservices

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 11 (17.46%) Confluence
2 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (11.11%) Apache
4 4 (6.35%) Apache Spark
4 4 (6.35%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (3.17%) nginx
6 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.59%) InVision
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (6.35%) IaaS
2 4 (6.35%) Loggly
2 4 (6.35%) Sumo Logic
3 2 (3.17%) Slack
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) HTTP
2 4 (6.35%) DNS
2 4 (6.35%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.92%) MongoDB
2 14 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (22.22%) MySQL
2 14 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (19.05%) NoSQL
4 10 (15.87%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.35%) Hadoop
5 4 (6.35%) HBase
5 4 (6.35%) Redis
5 4 (6.35%) Riak
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Git (software)
1 17 (26.98%) Jenkins
2 14 (22.22%) JIRA
3 13 (20.63%) Selenium
4 10 (15.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (14.29%) Maven
5 9 (14.29%) MSTest
6 8 (12.70%) Visual Studio
7 7 (11.11%) Cucumber
8 4 (6.35%) Grunt
8 4 (6.35%) SonarQube
8 4 (6.35%) Vagrant
8 4 (6.35%) WebDriver
9 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
9 3 (4.76%) git-flow
9 3 (4.76%) IntelliJ
9 3 (4.76%) JMeter
9 3 (4.76%) SoapUI
10 2 (3.17%) Gatling
10 2 (3.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (3.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Legal
2 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Developer
2 14 (22.22%) Architect
3 10 (15.87%) Tester
4 9 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 8 (12.70%) Java Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Software Tester
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Leader
8 4 (6.35%) Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (6.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (6.35%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Lead Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Agile Developer
9 3 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
9 3 (4.76%) HTML Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Java Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Java Technical Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Lead DevOps
9 3 (4.76%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (47.62%) HTML
2 26 (41.27%) CSS
3 21 (33.33%) HTML5
4 17 (26.98%) CSS3
5 14 (22.22%) JSON
5 14 (22.22%) REST
6 12 (19.05%) Django
6 12 (19.05%) Play Framework
6 12 (19.05%) Spring
7 10 (15.87%) RESTful
8 9 (14.29%) jQuery
9 8 (12.70%) Ajax
9 8 (12.70%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (12.70%) Web Services
10 5 (7.94%) .NET
10 5 (7.94%) AngularJS
10 5 (7.94%) SOAP
10 5 (7.94%) XML
11 4 (6.35%) Elastic Stack
11 4 (6.35%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Social Media
2 4 (6.35%) Replication
2 4 (6.35%) Tandem
2 4 (6.35%) User Experience
3 2 (3.17%) Clustering
3 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.17%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Linux
2 4 (6.35%) CoreOS
3 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.17%) Windows
4 1 (1.59%) Android
4 1 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (87.30%) Scrum
2 52 (82.54%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (33.33%) TDD
4 16 (25.40%) Open Source
5 15 (23.81%) User Stories
6 14 (22.22%) BDD
7 11 (17.46%) Automated Testing
7 11 (17.46%) Microservices
7 11 (17.46%) Software Engineering
7 11 (17.46%) Software Testing
8 10 (15.87%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 10 (15.87%) Functional Testing
8 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
9 9 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 9 (14.29%) Manual Testing
10 8 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (12.70%) Product Management
10 8 (12.70%) Prototyping
10 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) Java
2 20 (31.75%) JavaScript
3 19 (30.16%) Scala
4 14 (22.22%) Ruby
5 12 (19.05%) Python
6 9 (14.29%) SQL
7 5 (7.94%) PHP
8 4 (6.35%) Groovy
9 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.17%) C#
10 2 (3.17%) C++
10 2 (3.17%) Go
10 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.59%) C
11 1 (1.59%) XPath
11 1 (1.59%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.59%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Docker
2 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.35%) HDFS
3 4 (6.35%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (15.87%) Puppet
2 6 (9.52%) Kubernetes
3 4 (6.35%) Ansible
3 4 (6.35%) Nagios
3 4 (6.35%) Salt
3 4 (6.35%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.17%) Rancher
5 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (7.94%) VMware
3 4 (6.35%) Google
3 4 (6.35%) IBM
3 4 (6.35%) New Relic
3 4 (6.35%) Rackspace
3 4 (6.35%) SaltStack
3 4 (6.35%) Splunk
4 2 (3.17%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
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