The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 30 March 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
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 36 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.60% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +4.00% +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year -13.79% -  

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 Liverpool with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 212 207 190
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 84.80% 82.14% 78.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 158 99
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.75% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £30.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.72% -11.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £27.50 £14.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £47.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in Liverpool

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in Liverpool over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Microservices
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) Spring Boot
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
2 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (87.50%) API Design
2 7 (87.50%) Front End Development
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) RESTful
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (75.00%) DevOps
3 6 (75.00%) Coaching
4 3 (37.50%) .NET

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
1 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Principal Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Mobile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Mobile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) RESTful
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
1 7 (87.50%) Spring Boot
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Microservices
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) API Design
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) Front End Development
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) Coaching
3 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (75.00%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) VMware