Period
to 9 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 9 May 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 161 125 100
Rank change year-on-year -36 -25 +3
Contract jobs citing Kanban 408 464 1,063
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.74% 2.17% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 2.46% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 358 816
10th Percentile £363 £404 £382
25th Percentile £413 £463 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £525
75th Percentile £600 £600 £588
90th Percentile £663 £650 £650
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £53.00
England median hourly rate £58.00 £44.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year +31.82% -23.48% +6.98%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 20,979 18,891 36,565
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 89.66% 88.27% 89.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,047 13,600 26,519
10th Percentile £350 £325 £330
25th Percentile £425 £413 £419
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £520 £520
Median % change year-on-year +0.96% - +4.00%
75th Percentile £625 £613 £600
90th Percentile £700 £700 £688
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 251 359
10th Percentile £16.13 £13.75 £12.50
25th Percentile £22.00 £18.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate £34.88 £26.50 £22.84
Median % change year-on-year +31.62% +16.05% +1.49%
75th Percentile £54.50 £47.44 £39.25
90th Percentile £66.50 £63.00 £51.42
England median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £22.65
% change year-on-year +16.28% -5.08% +6.21%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Kanban as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in London

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Kanban in London.

Daily rate trend for Kanban in London

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Kanban in London over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Kanban in London

Kanban
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Kanban in London.

Hourly rate trend for Kanban in London

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the London region over the 6 months to 9 May 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -20 38 £531 -3.41% 48
West London +9 17 £550 +1.85% 8
South London +16 3 £425 -19.05% 5
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 371 (90.93%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (87.25%) Scrum
3 127 (31.13%) DevOps
4 119 (29.17%) Azure
5 114 (27.94%) JIRA
6 104 (25.49%) Finance
7 99 (24.26%) TDD
8 95 (23.28%) Git (software)
9 94 (23.04%) Java
10 78 (19.12%) AWS
10 78 (19.12%) Docker
10 78 (19.12%) Jenkins
11 75 (18.38%) SQL
12 73 (17.89%) Python
13 72 (17.65%) Social Skills
14 70 (17.16%) Banking
14 70 (17.16%) Microservices
15 69 (16.91%) Test Automation
16 64 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
17 62 (15.20%) Kubernetes
18 60 (14.71%) JavaScript
19 57 (13.97%) REST
20 54 (13.24%) Linux
20 54 (13.24%) Spring
21 53 (12.99%) Project Management
21 53 (12.99%) BDD
22 48 (11.76%) Scaled Agile Framework
23 44 (10.78%) Confluence
24 43 (10.54%) RESTful
24 43 (10.54%) Coaching

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 44 (10.78%) Confluence
2 10 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (2.45%) WebLogic
2 10 (2.45%) WebLogic Portal
3 7 (1.72%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.47%) CMS
5 5 (1.23%) Apache
5 5 (1.23%) Tornado
6 3 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.49%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.49%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.25%) Drupal
8 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.74%) Sketch
6 2 (0.49%) Zeplin
7 1 (0.25%) Figma
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (2.45%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.49%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.49%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.25%) PolarLake
4 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.25%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 119 (29.17%) Azure
2 78 (19.12%) AWS
3 41 (10.05%) GitHub
4 27 (6.62%) Serverless
5 23 (5.64%) GCP
6 21 (5.15%) AWS Lambda
7 16 (3.92%) PaaS
8 13 (3.19%) Azure Functions
9 11 (2.70%) IaaS
9 11 (2.70%) Power Platform
10 10 (2.45%) Slack
11 9 (2.21%) Azure Service Bus
12 8 (1.96%) Azure Logic Apps
12 8 (1.96%) Microsoft 365
13 7 (1.72%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 7 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (1.23%) SaaS
15 4 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.17%) Firewall
2 10 (2.45%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.21%) HTTP
4 8 (1.96%) BGP
4 8 (1.96%) DECT
4 8 (1.96%) DWDM
4 8 (1.96%) EIGRP
4 8 (1.96%) HSRP
4 8 (1.96%) MPLS
4 8 (1.96%) OSPF
4 8 (1.96%) RIP
4 8 (1.96%) SSL
4 8 (1.96%) VPN
4 8 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.47%) IPv4
5 6 (1.47%) IPv6
5 6 (1.47%) Multicast
5 6 (1.47%) PPP
5 6 (1.47%) UPnP
6 4 (0.98%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (8.09%) NoSQL
2 30 (7.35%) SQL Server
3 16 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 15 (3.68%) Oracle Database 12c
5 14 (3.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (3.43%) Big Data
5 14 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (3.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (2.94%) SQLite
7 11 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 10 (2.45%) Oracle BI EE
8 10 (2.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (2.45%) Power BI
8 10 (2.45%) Redis
8 10 (2.45%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.96%) MongoDB
10 7 (1.72%) Tableau
11 6 (1.47%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.23%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 114 (27.94%) JIRA
2 95 (23.28%) Git (software)
3 78 (19.12%) Jenkins
4 28 (6.86%) Maven
5 24 (5.88%) Mockito
6 21 (5.15%) GitLab
6 21 (5.15%) Selenium
7 16 (3.92%) JUnit
8 15 (3.68%) TeamCity
9 13 (3.19%) GDB
10 12 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 12 (2.94%) Cucumber
11 11 (2.70%) Gatling
11 11 (2.70%) Gradle
12 9 (2.21%) git-flow
12 9 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (1.72%) Bitbucket
13 7 (1.72%) NUnit
13 7 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
14 6 (1.47%) Moq
General
1 104 (25.49%) Finance
2 72 (17.65%) Social Skills
3 70 (17.16%) Banking
4 30 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (5.88%) Investment Banking
6 21 (5.15%) Marketing
7 17 (4.17%) Retail
8 9 (2.21%) Presentation Skills
9 8 (1.96%) Front Office
10 7 (1.72%) Back Office
10 7 (1.72%) Influencing Skills
10 7 (1.72%) Public Sector
10 7 (1.72%) Publishing
10 7 (1.72%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.98%) Organisational Skills
12 3 (0.74%) Advertising
12 3 (0.74%) Games
13 2 (0.49%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.25%) Law
14 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (32.11%) Developer
2 35 (8.58%) Senior Developer
3 33 (8.09%) Java Developer
4 32 (7.84%) Analyst
5 27 (6.62%) Project Manager
6 25 (6.13%) Scrum Master
7 21 (5.15%) Business Analyst
7 21 (5.15%) Delivery Manager
8 20 (4.90%) Consultant
9 19 (4.66%) Architect
9 19 (4.66%) Software Engineer
10 14 (3.43%) .NET Developer
10 14 (3.43%) Product Manager
10 14 (3.43%) Scala Developer
11 13 (3.19%) DevOps Engineer
12 12 (2.94%) Agile Developer
12 12 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
13 11 (2.70%) Java Consultant
13 11 (2.70%) React Developer
13 11 (2.70%) Senior Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (13.97%) REST
2 54 (13.24%) Spring
3 43 (10.54%) RESTful
4 36 (8.82%) React
5 34 (8.33%) .NET
6 28 (6.86%) Hibernate
7 26 (6.37%) Node.js
8 25 (6.13%) CSS
9 24 (5.88%) Spring Boot
10 23 (5.64%) Web Services
11 22 (5.39%) HTML
12 19 (4.66%) GraphQL
13 18 (4.41%) AngularJS
14 15 (3.68%) Redux
15 14 (3.43%) JSON
15 14 (3.43%) Kafka
15 14 (3.43%) XML
16 13 (3.19%) Akka
16 13 (3.19%) Velocity
17 11 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.09%) User Experience
2 17 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 15 (3.68%) Algorithms
4 14 (3.43%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.19%) Embedded Systems
5 13 (3.19%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.45%) Clustering
7 10 (2.45%) Credit Risk
7 10 (2.45%) Fixed Income
7 10 (2.45%) Reference Data
8 9 (2.21%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.72%) Market Risk
10 6 (1.47%) Cloud Native
10 6 (1.47%) Derivative
11 5 (1.23%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (1.23%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.98%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 54 (13.24%) Linux
2 29 (7.11%) Unix
3 16 (3.92%) Android
3 16 (3.92%) Windows
4 10 (2.45%) OpenWrt
5 7 (1.72%) Windows 10
5 7 (1.72%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.47%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.49%) MVS
7 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (90.93%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (87.25%) Scrum
3 127 (31.13%) DevOps
4 99 (24.26%) TDD
5 70 (17.16%) Microservices
6 69 (16.91%) Test Automation
7 64 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (12.99%) BDD
8 53 (12.99%) Project Management
9 48 (11.76%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 43 (10.54%) Coaching
11 42 (10.29%) Analytics
11 42 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 41 (10.05%) SDLC
13 39 (9.56%) Mentoring
14 38 (9.31%) User Stories
15 37 (9.07%) Problem-Solving
15 37 (9.07%) Software Engineering
16 34 (8.33%) Open Source
17 33 (8.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 94 (23.04%) Java
2 75 (18.38%) SQL
3 73 (17.89%) Python
4 60 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 31 (7.60%) Bash Shell
6 29 (7.11%) C#
7 28 (6.86%) Java 8
8 27 (6.62%) Scala
9 24 (5.88%) TypeScript
10 23 (5.64%) PowerShell
11 17 (4.17%) Shell Script
12 16 (3.92%) C
13 15 (3.68%) Kotlin
14 9 (2.21%) PHP
15 8 (1.96%) Go
15 8 (1.96%) Groovy
16 7 (1.72%) C++
16 7 (1.72%) Ruby
17 6 (1.47%) T-SQL
18 4 (0.98%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 33 (8.09%) Security Cleared
2 26 (6.37%) Degree
3 24 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.96%) CCNP
4 8 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.98%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.74%) ISEB
7 3 (0.74%) PMP
8 2 (0.49%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.49%) CBAP
8 2 (0.49%) CSPO
8 2 (0.49%) IIBA
8 2 (0.49%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.35%) QA
2 8 (1.96%) JTAG
3 6 (1.47%) PMO
4 5 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.23%) SLA
5 2 (0.49%) GDPR
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.25%) NIST
System Software
1 78 (19.12%) Docker
2 12 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.25%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.25%) HDFS
4 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 62 (15.20%) Kubernetes
2 28 (6.86%) Terraform
3 23 (5.64%) Ansible
4 14 (3.43%) Grafana
5 10 (2.45%) Oracle RMAN
5 10 (2.45%) Prometheus
6 8 (1.96%) HP NNM
7 6 (1.47%) Puppet
8 5 (1.23%) Istio
9 3 (0.74%) Consul
9 3 (0.74%) Kibana
9 3 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.25%) Control-M
11 1 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.25%) Jamf Pro
11 1 (0.25%) logstash
11 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.25%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 42 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.82%) Oracle
3 17 (4.17%) Cisco
4 12 (2.94%) Google
5 9 (2.21%) HP
6 8 (1.96%) Databricks
6 8 (1.96%) Juniper
6 8 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.96%) SAP
6 8 (1.96%) TIBCO
7 7 (1.72%) Atlassian
7 7 (1.72%) Citrix
7 7 (1.72%) F5
8 6 (1.47%) Adobe
8 6 (1.47%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.23%) MuleSoft
10 4 (0.98%) Informatica
10 4 (0.98%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.98%) VMware
11 3 (0.74%) WSO2