Period
to 24 September 2019

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 24 September 2019 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
24 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 115 113
Rank change year-on-year +21 -2 +28
Contract jobs citing Kanban 1,044 1,145 1,062
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.69% 2.52% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 2.85% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 800 870
London median daily rate £521 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.71% +5.05% -0.05%
10th Percentile £400 £405 £404
90th Percentile £675 £675 £626
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
London median hourly rate £35.00 £57.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.13% - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £57.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -30.43% +64.29% -32.89%

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 34,147 40,180 38,568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 88.11% 88.26% 88.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,443 29,104 27,789
London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.60% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £660
England median daily rate £475 £467 £450
% change year-on-year +1.82% +3.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 485 375
London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.22% -2.17% +9.52%
10th Percentile £12.48 £14.00 £12.88
90th Percentile £53.75 £55.63 £51.70
England median hourly rate £24.85 £20.65 £23.14
% change year-on-year +20.36% -10.78% +1.34%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in London

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in London

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in London over the 6 months to 24 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in London

Kanban
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban in London.

Contractor 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 24 September 2019. 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 +6 193 £525 - 51
West London +7 64 £475 -7.54% 25
East London +40 56 £550 +29.41% 7
South London +17 47 £525 - 11
North London +5 7 £506 +23.48% 5
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2019, 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.

1 958 (91.76%) Agile Software Development
2 855 (81.90%) Scrum
3 391 (37.45%) DevOps
4 315 (30.17%) TDD
5 305 (29.21%) Java
6 260 (24.90%) Continuous Integration
7 251 (24.04%) Git (software)
8 235 (22.51%) Test Automation
8 235 (22.51%) JIRA
9 234 (22.41%) Jenkins
10 233 (22.32%) Azure
10 233 (22.32%) BDD
11 231 (22.13%) AWS
12 223 (21.36%) JavaScript
13 203 (19.44%) Python
14 199 (19.06%) Finance
15 180 (17.24%) Linux
16 175 (16.76%) Microservices
17 168 (16.09%) SQL
18 159 (15.23%) REST
19 153 (14.66%) C#
20 143 (13.70%) RESTful
21 137 (13.12%) Docker
22 133 (12.74%) Web Services
23 130 (12.45%) E-Commerce
24 129 (12.36%) HTML
25 127 (12.16%) Spring
26 125 (11.97%) Problem-Solving
27 116 (11.11%) Coaching
28 112 (10.73%) CSS

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 89 (8.52%) Confluence
2 52 (4.98%) Elasticsearch
3 38 (3.64%) Apache Spark
4 23 (2.20%) Apache
4 23 (2.20%) Magnolia
5 20 (1.92%) CMS
6 14 (1.34%) SharePoint
6 14 (1.34%) Tomcat
7 10 (0.96%) JBoss
8 8 (0.77%) Ethereum
8 8 (0.77%) Hyperledger
8 8 (0.77%) OpenStack
9 7 (0.67%) Mattermost
10 6 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (0.57%) Apache Airflow
10 6 (0.57%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.57%) nginx
11 5 (0.48%) Jetty
11 5 (0.48%) Oracle Self-Service HR
11 5 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (0.77%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.48%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.38%) Sketch
7 3 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.19%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.19%) InVision
9 1 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.096%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 12 (1.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 9 (0.86%) Distributed Ledger
3 8 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.77%) R3 Corda
4 7 (0.67%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.38%) Magento
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.19%) Shopify
7 1 (0.096%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.096%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.096%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.096%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.096%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.096%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.096%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 233 (22.32%) Azure
2 231 (22.13%) AWS
3 67 (6.42%) GitHub
4 51 (4.89%) Datadog
5 46 (4.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 38 (3.64%) GCP
7 34 (3.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 33 (3.16%) Power Platform
9 27 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
10 25 (2.39%) PaaS
11 22 (2.11%) SaaS
12 20 (1.92%) IaaS
12 20 (1.92%) Sauce Labs
13 17 (1.63%) Serverless
14 15 (1.44%) Amazon SQS
15 13 (1.25%) Amazon S3
15 13 (1.25%) Office 365
15 13 (1.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 12 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
17 11 (1.05%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.49%) Internet
2 17 (1.63%) HTTP
3 14 (1.34%) VPN
4 9 (0.86%) Firewall
5 8 (0.77%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
6 7 (0.67%) IPFS
6 7 (0.67%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.57%) DNS
7 6 (0.57%) WAN
8 5 (0.48%) SSH
9 4 (0.38%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.38%) LAN
9 4 (0.38%) MPLS
9 4 (0.38%) SSL
10 3 (0.29%) Intranet
10 3 (0.29%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.29%) SMS
10 3 (0.29%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.19%) IMAP
11 2 (0.19%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 76 (7.28%) Big Data
2 76 (7.28%) NoSQL
3 73 (6.99%) Relational Database
4 67 (6.42%) MongoDB
5 59 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
6 45 (4.31%) MySQL
7 38 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
8 33 (3.16%) Redis
9 32 (3.07%) Hadoop
9 32 (3.07%) Power BI
10 27 (2.59%) RDBMS
11 23 (2.20%) Cosmos DB
12 22 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 21 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
13 21 (2.01%) Oracle Database
14 18 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
15 16 (1.53%) BigQuery
16 15 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (1.34%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 251 (24.04%) Git (software)
2 235 (22.51%) JIRA
3 234 (22.41%) Jenkins
4 101 (9.67%) Selenium
5 70 (6.70%) Sonatype Nexus
6 62 (5.94%) Maven
7 60 (5.75%) Visual Studio Team System
8 55 (5.27%) Cucumber
9 44 (4.21%) SonarQube
10 39 (3.74%) JUnit
11 37 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
12 36 (3.45%) Mockito
13 33 (3.16%) Visual Studio
14 32 (3.07%) Gradle
15 28 (2.68%) Eclipse
16 27 (2.59%) TeamCity
17 25 (2.39%) Bitbucket
18 21 (2.01%) DbUnit
18 21 (2.01%) jMock
19 19 (1.82%) SoapUI
General
1 199 (19.06%) Finance
2 57 (5.46%) Retail
3 54 (5.17%) Banking
4 29 (2.78%) Games
5 24 (2.30%) Public Sector
6 21 (2.01%) Marketing
7 18 (1.72%) Front Office
8 17 (1.63%) Advertising
9 16 (1.53%) Back Office
9 16 (1.53%) Publishing
10 15 (1.44%) Law
11 14 (1.34%) Legal
11 14 (1.34%) Telecoms
12 12 (1.15%) Financial Institution
13 11 (1.05%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.67%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.48%) Billing
15 5 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.38%) Online Betting
17 3 (0.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 403 (38.60%) Developer
2 118 (11.30%) Java Developer
3 109 (10.44%) DevOps Engineer
4 85 (8.14%) Scrum Master
5 71 (6.80%) Analyst
6 66 (6.32%) C# Developer
7 58 (5.56%) Agile Coach
8 55 (5.27%) .NET Developer
9 46 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
10 44 (4.21%) Cloud Engineer
11 42 (4.02%) Project Manager
12 41 (3.93%) Architect
13 39 (3.74%) Senior Developer
14 36 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
15 33 (3.16%) React Developer
16 31 (2.97%) Agile Scrum Master
17 29 (2.78%) Business Analyst
17 29 (2.78%) Tester
18 28 (2.68%) C# .NET Developer
19 27 (2.59%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (15.23%) REST
2 143 (13.70%) RESTful
3 133 (12.74%) Web Services
4 129 (12.36%) HTML
5 127 (12.16%) Spring
6 112 (10.73%) CSS
7 108 (10.34%) .NET
8 97 (9.29%) Node.js
9 93 (8.91%) React
10 75 (7.18%) JSON
11 72 (6.90%) AngularJS
12 63 (6.03%) Spring Boot
13 60 (5.75%) SOAP
14 59 (5.65%) Redux
15 56 (5.36%) HTML5
16 52 (4.98%) J2EE
17 50 (4.79%) ASP.NET Web API
18 47 (4.50%) ASP.NET
19 40 (3.83%) Kafka
20 38 (3.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 103 (9.87%) User Experience
2 62 (5.94%) Mobile App
3 61 (5.84%) Greenfield Project
4 53 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (3.83%) Data Structures
5 40 (3.83%) Linux Command Line
6 39 (3.74%) Video on Demand
7 30 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (2.68%) Data Centre
9 25 (2.39%) Algorithms
10 20 (1.92%) Wiki
11 15 (1.44%) Derivative
12 14 (1.34%) Video\Live Streaming
13 13 (1.25%) Over-the-Top Content
14 12 (1.15%) Public Cloud
14 12 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
15 10 (0.96%) Blog
16 9 (0.86%) Enterprise Cloud
17 8 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 8 (0.77%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 180 (17.24%) Linux
2 66 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 57 (5.46%) Windows
4 40 (3.83%) Unix
5 32 (3.07%) Apple iOS
6 28 (2.68%) Android
7 25 (2.39%) CentOS
8 11 (1.05%) Mac OS
9 9 (0.86%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.48%) Debian
10 5 (0.48%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.38%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.29%) Mesosphere
13 2 (0.19%) Solaris
13 2 (0.19%) VMS
13 2 (0.19%) Windows Server
14 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 958 (91.76%) Agile Software Development
2 855 (81.90%) Scrum
3 391 (37.45%) DevOps
4 315 (30.17%) TDD
5 260 (24.90%) Continuous Integration
6 235 (22.51%) Test Automation
7 233 (22.32%) BDD
8 175 (16.76%) Microservices
9 130 (12.45%) E-Commerce
10 125 (11.97%) Problem-Solving
11 116 (11.11%) Coaching
12 102 (9.77%) Software Engineering
13 85 (8.14%) Continuous Delivery
13 85 (8.14%) Pair Programming
14 84 (8.05%) User Stories
15 83 (7.95%) SDLC
16 81 (7.76%) Continuous Improvement
17 78 (7.47%) Mentoring
18 72 (6.90%) Continuous Deployment
19 68 (6.51%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 305 (29.21%) Java
2 223 (21.36%) JavaScript
3 203 (19.44%) Python
4 168 (16.09%) SQL
5 153 (14.66%) C#
6 100 (9.58%) Ruby
7 93 (8.91%) Bash Shell
8 79 (7.57%) Java 8
9 71 (6.80%) Scala
10 58 (5.56%) TypeScript
11 51 (4.89%) Perl
12 45 (4.31%) Shell Script
13 25 (2.39%) ES6
14 23 (2.20%) C
15 20 (1.92%) PHP
16 17 (1.63%) PL/SQL
16 17 (1.63%) PowerShell
17 16 (1.53%) Go
17 16 (1.53%) Groovy
17 16 (1.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 109 (10.44%) Security Cleared
2 72 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 68 (6.51%) Degree
4 18 (1.72%) RHCE
5 10 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (0.67%) CISSP
7 6 (0.57%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.48%) AWS Certification
8 5 (0.48%) CEH
8 5 (0.48%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.48%) ISEB
8 5 (0.48%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.48%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.48%) PMP
9 3 (0.29%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.19%) CISM
10 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (6.42%) QA
2 11 (1.05%) PMO
3 5 (0.48%) GDPR
4 4 (0.38%) GxP
4 4 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.29%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.19%) COREP
6 2 (0.19%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.096%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.096%) WCAG
System Software
1 137 (13.12%) Docker
2 17 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
2 17 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.44%) vSphere
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.096%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.096%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.096%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 97 (9.29%) Kubernetes
2 80 (7.66%) Terraform
3 68 (6.51%) Ansible
4 65 (6.23%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (2.78%) Puppet
6 17 (1.63%) SCCM
7 16 (1.53%) Kibana
7 16 (1.53%) Suricata
8 15 (1.44%) Microsoft Intune
9 13 (1.25%) ZABBIX
10 12 (1.15%) Consul
11 11 (1.05%) Grafana
11 11 (1.05%) logstash
12 9 (0.86%) Graphite
12 9 (0.86%) Hadoop YARN
13 7 (0.67%) Prometheus
14 6 (0.57%) Salt
15 5 (0.48%) ITRS Geneos
16 4 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
17 3 (0.29%) Marathon
Vendors
1 112 (10.73%) Microsoft
2 62 (5.94%) Red Hat
3 57 (5.46%) Oracle
4 48 (4.60%) Google
4 48 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
5 32 (3.07%) Atlassian
6 30 (2.87%) ServiceNow
7 28 (2.68%) Splunk
8 27 (2.59%) Tableau
9 22 (2.11%) VMware
10 21 (2.01%) SAP
11 18 (1.72%) IBM
12 16 (1.53%) Adobe
12 16 (1.53%) MuleSoft
12 16 (1.53%) Qualys
13 14 (1.34%) Databricks
14 12 (1.15%) Cypress Semiconductor
15 10 (0.96%) Demandware
15 10 (0.96%) New Relic
16 9 (0.86%) SaltStack