Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 139 157
Rank change year-on-year +37 +18 +64
Contract jobs citing Kanban 1188 841 753
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.55% 1.89% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 2.19% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 694 619
London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £406 £363 £350
90th Percentile £638 £625 £626
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -17.65% - -

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 40583 38438 39314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.96% 86.23% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29509 27575 28097
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £642 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 398 474
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.15 £50.84 £50.69
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +1 180 £500 -0.10% 36
West London +44 92 £513 +13.89% 15
South London +17 63 £475 +18.75% 6
East London +10 24 £470 -6.00% 6
North London - 5 £700 - 2
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 London region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 1150 (96.80%) Agile Software Development
2 966 (81.31%) Scrum
3 529 (44.53%) TDD
4 464 (39.06%) Java
5 382 (32.15%) BDD
6 370 (31.14%) Continuous Integration
7 336 (28.28%) DevOps
8 258 (21.72%) JavaScript
9 249 (20.96%) Jenkins
10 243 (20.45%) Test Automation
11 241 (20.29%) SQL
12 240 (20.20%) JIRA
13 232 (19.53%) RESTful
14 231 (19.44%) Git (software)
15 225 (18.94%) Amazon AWS
16 205 (17.26%) Pair Programming
17 199 (16.75%) Finance
18 189 (15.91%) Microservices
19 186 (15.66%) Web Services
20 177 (14.90%) Linux
21 173 (14.56%) User Stories
22 172 (14.48%) REST
23 169 (14.23%) HTML
24 167 (14.06%) Scala
25 158 (13.30%) Spring
26 156 (13.13%) AngularJS
27 155 (13.05%) QA
28 151 (12.71%) Python
28 151 (12.71%) Continuous Delivery
29 146 (12.29%) 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
1 102 (8.59%) Confluence
2 78 (6.57%) Elasticsearch
3 46 (3.87%) Apache Spark
4 45 (3.79%) Tomcat
5 38 (3.20%) OpenStack
6 25 (2.10%) Apache
7 23 (1.94%) JBoss
8 22 (1.85%) CMS
9 18 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
10 15 (1.26%) SharePoint
11 11 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 11 (0.93%) nginx
12 8 (0.67%) EPiServer
12 8 (0.67%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.59%) Mule
13 7 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 7 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (0.51%) IIS
14 6 (0.51%) WildFly
15 4 (0.34%) Jetty
Applications
1 24 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.51%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.25%) HipChat
5 3 (0.25%) InVision
5 3 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.17%) Mingle
7 1 (0.084%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 10 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.76%) SAP Hybris
3 5 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.34%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.084%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 225 (18.94%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (5.13%) GitHub
4 54 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
5 37 (3.11%) PaaS
6 34 (2.86%) Amazon S3
7 32 (2.69%) AWS CloudFormation
8 23 (1.94%) IaaS
8 23 (1.94%) npm
9 22 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 18 (1.52%) SaaS
11 13 (1.09%) Heroku
11 13 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 11 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (0.67%) OpenShift
14 7 (0.59%) Trello
15 6 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
16 4 (0.34%) CloudBees
16 4 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.28%) HTTP
2 21 (1.77%) TCP/IP
3 19 (1.60%) SMS
4 16 (1.35%) SSL
5 12 (1.01%) DSL
6 11 (0.93%) Bluetooth
6 11 (0.93%) Internet
7 10 (0.84%) Kerberos
7 10 (0.84%) LDAP
8 8 (0.67%) Firewall
9 4 (0.34%) DNS
10 2 (0.17%) AMQP
10 2 (0.17%) Extranet
10 2 (0.17%) Intranet
10 2 (0.17%) NAS
10 2 (0.17%) SAN
10 2 (0.17%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.084%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.084%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.084%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (11.45%) NoSQL
2 105 (8.84%) MongoDB
3 103 (8.67%) Big Data
4 94 (7.91%) Hadoop
5 81 (6.82%) Relational Database
6 68 (5.72%) SQL Server
7 60 (5.05%) MySQL
8 53 (4.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 41 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
10 35 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
11 33 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
12 31 (2.61%) RDBMS
13 24 (2.02%) Power BI
14 21 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 21 (1.77%) Redis
15 20 (1.68%) Apache Hive
15 20 (1.68%) HBase
15 20 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (1.35%) Oracle Database
17 15 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 249 (20.96%) Jenkins
2 240 (20.20%) JIRA
3 231 (19.44%) Git (software)
4 128 (10.77%) Cucumber
5 109 (9.18%) Selenium
6 94 (7.91%) Maven
7 89 (7.49%) Mockito
8 85 (7.15%) JUnit
9 51 (4.29%) Subversion
10 48 (4.04%) gulp
11 45 (3.79%) Grunt
12 38 (3.20%) IntelliJ
13 33 (2.78%) JIRA Agile
14 26 (2.19%) Appium
15 25 (2.10%) Gradle
16 24 (2.02%) Ant
16 24 (2.02%) Artifactory
16 24 (2.02%) Jasmine
16 24 (2.02%) TeamCity
16 24 (2.02%) WebDriver
General
1 199 (16.75%) Finance
2 98 (8.25%) Banking
3 73 (6.14%) Retail
4 58 (4.88%) Games
5 49 (4.12%) Marketing
6 24 (2.02%) Publishing
7 23 (1.94%) Front Office
8 21 (1.77%) Investment Banking
9 20 (1.68%) Telecoms
10 19 (1.60%) Advertising
11 16 (1.35%) Automotive
12 12 (1.01%) Retail Banking
13 11 (0.93%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.84%) Electronics
15 9 (0.76%) Legal
16 6 (0.51%) Law
17 5 (0.42%) Back Office
17 5 (0.42%) Online Betting
18 4 (0.34%) Financial Institution
19 3 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 546 (45.96%) Developer
2 202 (17.00%) Java Developer
3 118 (9.93%) Analyst
4 112 (9.43%) Senior Developer
5 93 (7.83%) Scrum Master
6 89 (7.49%) Business Analyst
7 79 (6.65%) DevOps Engineer
8 75 (6.31%) Agile Developer
9 67 (5.64%) Scala Developer
10 54 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
11 48 (4.04%) JavaScript Developer
12 47 (3.96%) Architect
13 43 (3.62%) C# Developer
13 43 (3.62%) Senior Java Developer
13 43 (3.62%) Tester
14 42 (3.54%) AWS Engineer
14 42 (3.54%) Delivery Manager
14 42 (3.54%) SQL Developer
15 41 (3.45%) Angular Developer
16 40 (3.37%) Agile Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (19.53%) RESTful
2 186 (15.66%) Web Services
3 172 (14.48%) REST
4 169 (14.23%) HTML
5 158 (13.30%) Spring
6 156 (13.13%) AngularJS
7 146 (12.29%) CSS
8 135 (11.36%) Node.js
9 123 (10.35%) JSON
10 122 (10.27%) .NET
11 121 (10.19%) HTML5
12 108 (9.09%) React
13 87 (7.32%) Hibernate
13 87 (7.32%) XML
14 83 (6.99%) Elastic Stack
15 78 (6.57%) Kafka
15 78 (6.57%) SOAP
16 67 (5.64%) ASP.NET
17 65 (5.47%) CSS3
18 55 (4.63%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 83 (6.99%) Mobile App
2 80 (6.73%) User Experience
3 58 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 47 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (3.20%) Computer Science
6 37 (3.11%) Data Structures
7 26 (2.19%) Video on Demand
8 25 (2.10%) Fintech
8 25 (2.10%) Video\Live Streaming
9 20 (1.68%) Virtual Team
10 18 (1.52%) Data Centre
10 18 (1.52%) Online Games
11 17 (1.43%) Fixed Income
12 16 (1.35%) Blog
13 15 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 14 (1.18%) Client/Server
14 14 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (1.01%) Algorithms
15 12 (1.01%) Public Cloud
16 11 (0.93%) Chromecast
Operating Systems
1 177 (14.90%) Linux
2 126 (10.61%) Unix
3 57 (4.80%) Android
4 37 (3.11%) Windows
5 34 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 31 (2.61%) Mac OS X
7 22 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (1.35%) Ubuntu
9 12 (1.01%) CentOS
10 5 (0.42%) Windows Server
11 4 (0.34%) Solaris
12 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.17%) Nucleus RTOS
13 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.084%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.084%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.084%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1150 (96.80%) Agile Software Development
2 966 (81.31%) Scrum
3 529 (44.53%) TDD
4 382 (32.15%) BDD
5 370 (31.14%) Continuous Integration
6 336 (28.28%) DevOps
7 243 (20.45%) Test Automation
8 205 (17.26%) Pair Programming
9 189 (15.91%) Microservices
10 173 (14.56%) User Stories
11 151 (12.71%) Continuous Delivery
12 124 (10.44%) MVC
13 120 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
14 117 (9.85%) E-Commerce
15 116 (9.76%) High Availability
16 108 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
16 108 (9.09%) Mentoring
17 103 (8.67%) Coaching
18 97 (8.16%) Analytics
19 91 (7.66%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 464 (39.06%) Java
2 258 (21.72%) JavaScript
3 241 (20.29%) SQL
4 167 (14.06%) Scala
5 151 (12.71%) Python
6 118 (9.93%) C#
7 93 (7.83%) Ruby
8 44 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 41 (3.45%) Go
10 37 (3.11%) Groovy
11 33 (2.78%) T-SQL
12 30 (2.53%) Shell Script
13 28 (2.36%) R
14 27 (2.27%) Apple Swift
15 26 (2.19%) PL/SQL
16 17 (1.43%) VBA
17 13 (1.09%) C++
18 12 (1.01%) Kotlin
18 12 (1.01%) PowerShell
19 10 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 81 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 76 (6.40%) Degree
3 54 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.35%) ISEB
5 15 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (1.26%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.01%) DV Cleared
7 11 (0.93%) PMP
8 10 (0.84%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.34%) IIBA
10 4 (0.34%) RHCE
10 4 (0.34%) RHCSA
11 3 (0.25%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.25%) CBAP
11 3 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.17%) CREST Certified
12 2 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (13.05%) QA
2 19 (1.60%) GDPR
3 15 (1.26%) MiFID
4 11 (0.93%) PMO
5 8 (0.67%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.25%) GCP
7 1 (0.084%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.084%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.084%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.084%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.084%) P3O
7 1 (0.084%) SEPA
7 1 (0.084%) SLA
7 1 (0.084%) WCAG
System Software
1 110 (9.26%) Docker
2 10 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.84%) HDFS
3 6 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.42%) vCloud
5 4 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.34%) NFS
5 4 (0.34%) OpenDJ
5 4 (0.34%) OpenIDM
6 2 (0.17%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.17%) vSphere
7 1 (0.084%) Firmware
7 1 (0.084%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 78 (6.57%) Puppet
2 72 (6.06%) Kibana
3 66 (5.56%) Ansible
4 65 (5.47%) logstash
5 60 (5.05%) Grafana
6 53 (4.46%) Terraform
7 42 (3.54%) Kubernetes
8 27 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (1.09%) Graphite
9 13 (1.09%) ZABBIX
10 12 (1.01%) Rancher
11 11 (0.93%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 11 (0.93%) Prometheus
12 10 (0.84%) ITRS Geneos
13 9 (0.76%) Hadoop YARN
13 9 (0.76%) Mesos
14 7 (0.59%) StatsD
15 6 (0.51%) Oozie
16 4 (0.34%) Nagios
16 4 (0.34%) Salt
Vendors
1 87 (7.32%) Splunk
2 77 (6.48%) Microsoft
3 69 (5.81%) AppDynamics
4 57 (4.80%) Oracle
5 36 (3.03%) SAP
6 35 (2.95%) Red Hat
7 30 (2.53%) New Relic
7 30 (2.53%) VMware
8 21 (1.77%) Atlassian
9 20 (1.68%) Cloudera
10 19 (1.60%) IBM
10 19 (1.60%) SaltStack
11 16 (1.35%) Tableau
12 14 (1.18%) Google
12 14 (1.18%) Xamarin
13 12 (1.01%) Sybase
14 11 (0.93%) Adobe
14 11 (0.93%) CA Agile Central
15 10 (0.84%) Cisco
15 10 (0.84%) hybris