Period
to 24 March 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 March 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 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 94 132
Rank change year-on-year -15 +38 +22
Contract jobs citing Kanban 1,044 1,255 842
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.45% 2.67% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 3.04% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 970 672
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £360 £410 £367
90th Percentile £650 £675 £625
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
London median hourly rate £35.00 - £165.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -30.00% +33.33% -25.00%

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 37,769 41,328 35,224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 88.57% 87.93% 86.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,995 29,910 25,301
London median daily rate £515 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 543 407
London median hourly rate £25.59 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.60% -4.00% +19.79%
10th Percentile £12.75 £14.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.35 £50.00 £53.00
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% - +8.70%

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 March 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 March 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 +9 198 £525 +2.44% 10
South London +5 84 £525 +12.00%
West London -3 69 £475 -9.52% 4
East London -59 19 £538 +7.50%
North London -8 1 £388 -18.42% 1
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 977 (93.58%) Agile Software Development
2 878 (84.10%) Scrum
3 431 (41.28%) TDD
4 343 (32.85%) Java
5 324 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
6 309 (29.60%) DevOps
7 307 (29.41%) BDD
8 273 (26.15%) JavaScript
9 269 (25.77%) Git (software)
10 262 (25.10%) Amazon AWS
11 247 (23.66%) Jenkins
12 241 (23.08%) Finance
13 232 (22.22%) Test Automation
14 226 (21.65%) JIRA
15 198 (18.97%) RESTful
15 198 (18.97%) Docker
16 191 (18.30%) REST
17 183 (17.53%) Microsoft Azure
18 179 (17.15%) Microservices
19 168 (16.09%) Web Services
20 167 (16.00%) SQL
21 166 (15.90%) Python
22 162 (15.52%) Spring
23 153 (14.66%) HTML
24 150 (14.37%) Linux
25 149 (14.27%) CSS
26 140 (13.41%) Kubernetes
27 134 (12.84%) E-Commerce
28 126 (12.07%) C#
29 123 (11.78%) User Stories

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 98 (9.39%) Confluence
2 43 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (3.26%) Apache
4 26 (2.49%) Apache Spark
5 25 (2.39%) CMS
6 14 (1.34%) WebSphere
7 13 (1.25%) Jupyter
8 11 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (0.96%) Apache Solr
9 10 (0.96%) Documentum
9 10 (0.96%) SharePoint
10 8 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 7 (0.67%) OpenStack
11 7 (0.67%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.57%) Ethereum
12 6 (0.57%) Liferay
12 6 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (0.48%) Anypoint
13 5 (0.48%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 17 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.96%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (0.96%) MS Visio
3 9 (0.86%) InVision
4 7 (0.67%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (1.05%) Distributed Ledger
2 5 (0.48%) R3 Corda
2 5 (0.48%) Unica
3 4 (0.38%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.29%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.19%) Primavera
5 2 (0.19%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.096%) Magento
6 1 (0.096%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.096%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.096%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.096%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.096%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.096%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 262 (25.10%) Amazon AWS
2 183 (17.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (6.70%) Amazon EC2
3 70 (6.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 64 (6.13%) GitHub
5 31 (2.97%) PaaS
6 22 (2.11%) SaaS
7 20 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
8 18 (1.72%) Serverless
9 15 (1.44%) Datadog
9 15 (1.44%) IaaS
10 14 (1.34%) Amazon S3
10 14 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
11 12 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
11 12 (1.15%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (1.05%) Adobe Analytics
12 11 (1.05%) Apigee
12 11 (1.05%) npm
13 9 (0.86%) Slack
14 8 (0.77%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.74%) HTTP
2 15 (1.44%) Firewall
3 14 (1.34%) Internet
4 10 (0.96%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.86%) SSL
6 8 (0.77%) DNS
7 7 (0.67%) Unified Communications
8 5 (0.48%) IPFS
8 5 (0.48%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
9 4 (0.38%) AMQP
10 3 (0.29%) DMZ
10 3 (0.29%) FTP
10 3 (0.29%) IMAP
10 3 (0.29%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.29%) SMTP
10 3 (0.29%) VPN
11 2 (0.19%) ICMP
11 2 (0.19%) RTP
11 2 (0.19%) Structured Cabling
11 2 (0.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (9.20%) NoSQL
2 87 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 63 (6.03%) SQL Server
4 61 (5.84%) MongoDB
5 56 (5.36%) MySQL
6 40 (3.83%) Apache Cassandra
7 33 (3.16%) Big Data
8 31 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
9 29 (2.78%) Hadoop
10 25 (2.39%) Redis
11 19 (1.82%) Blockchain
12 18 (1.72%) Apache Hive
12 18 (1.72%) RDBMS
13 15 (1.44%) HBase
14 12 (1.15%) Power BI
15 11 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (0.96%) InfluxDB
17 9 (0.86%) Amazon Redshift
17 9 (0.86%) Cosmos DB
17 9 (0.86%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 269 (25.77%) Git (software)
2 247 (23.66%) Jenkins
3 226 (21.65%) JIRA
4 101 (9.67%) JUnit
5 93 (8.91%) Selenium
6 91 (8.72%) Maven
7 78 (7.47%) Mockito
8 70 (6.70%) Cucumber
9 69 (6.61%) SonarQube
10 54 (5.17%) jMock
11 53 (5.08%) DbUnit
12 47 (4.50%) Visual Studio Team System
13 43 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
14 40 (3.83%) TeamCity
15 35 (3.35%) SpecFlow
16 31 (2.97%) Subversion
17 25 (2.39%) JMeter
18 24 (2.30%) Sonatype Nexus
19 23 (2.20%) Gradle
20 20 (1.92%) Bitbucket
General
1 241 (23.08%) Finance
2 93 (8.91%) Banking
3 46 (4.41%) Retail
4 32 (3.07%) Legal
5 31 (2.97%) Games
6 29 (2.78%) Marketing
7 25 (2.39%) Financial Institution
8 23 (2.20%) Law
9 22 (2.11%) Investment Banking
10 21 (2.01%) Front Office
11 13 (1.25%) Advertising
11 13 (1.25%) Publishing
12 8 (0.77%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.67%) Billing
14 6 (0.57%) Back Office
14 6 (0.57%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.48%) Telecoms
16 4 (0.38%) Electronics
16 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.38%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 455 (43.58%) Developer
2 179 (17.15%) Java Developer
3 86 (8.24%) Scrum Master
4 76 (7.28%) Analyst
5 74 (7.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 63 (6.03%) Senior Developer
7 50 (4.79%) C# Developer
8 48 (4.60%) Project Manager
9 47 (4.50%) Business Analyst
10 46 (4.41%) Agile Developer
11 43 (4.12%) .NET Developer
12 42 (4.02%) Full Stack Developer
12 42 (4.02%) JavaScript Developer
13 40 (3.83%) Agile Coach
14 33 (3.16%) Architect
14 33 (3.16%) React Developer
15 28 (2.68%) Scala Developer
16 26 (2.49%) Agile Java Developer
17 25 (2.39%) AWS Engineer
18 24 (2.30%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (18.97%) RESTful
2 191 (18.30%) REST
3 168 (16.09%) Web Services
4 162 (15.52%) Spring
5 153 (14.66%) HTML
6 149 (14.27%) CSS
7 121 (11.59%) AngularJS
8 116 (11.11%) Node.js
9 109 (10.44%) .NET
10 101 (9.67%) SOAP
11 94 (9.00%) React
12 80 (7.66%) Spring Boot
13 75 (7.18%) JSON
14 73 (6.99%) J2EE
15 71 (6.80%) HTML5
16 61 (5.84%) Apache Camel
17 54 (5.17%) PowerMock
18 50 (4.79%) CSS3
19 49 (4.69%) Kafka
20 46 (4.41%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 107 (10.25%) User Experience
2 102 (9.77%) Greenfield Project
3 62 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (5.46%) Mobile App
5 47 (4.50%) Fintech
6 31 (2.97%) Algorithms
7 26 (2.49%) Video on Demand
8 24 (2.30%) Data Structures
9 22 (2.11%) Over-the-Top Content
10 14 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
11 13 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
11 13 (1.25%) Video\Live Streaming
12 12 (1.15%) Virtual Team
13 10 (0.96%) Management Information System
13 10 (0.96%) Wiki
14 9 (0.86%) Public Cloud
15 8 (0.77%) Blog
15 8 (0.77%) Fat Client
15 8 (0.77%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 150 (14.37%) Linux
2 53 (5.08%) Unix
3 43 (4.12%) Apple iOS
4 34 (3.26%) Android
5 32 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (2.49%) Windows
7 13 (1.25%) Windows Server
8 12 (1.15%) CentOS
9 9 (0.86%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.38%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.096%) SUSE
13 1 (0.096%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.096%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 977 (93.58%) Agile Software Development
2 878 (84.10%) Scrum
3 431 (41.28%) TDD
4 324 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
5 309 (29.60%) DevOps
6 307 (29.41%) BDD
7 232 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 179 (17.15%) Microservices
9 134 (12.84%) E-Commerce
10 123 (11.78%) User Stories
11 121 (11.59%) Open Source
12 101 (9.67%) Problem-Solving
13 97 (9.29%) Pair Programming
14 96 (9.20%) Continuous Delivery
15 91 (8.72%) Software Engineering
16 81 (7.76%) Continuous Improvement
17 76 (7.28%) OO
18 75 (7.18%) Project Management
19 69 (6.61%) Coaching
20 63 (6.03%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 343 (32.85%) Java
2 273 (26.15%) JavaScript
3 167 (16.00%) SQL
4 166 (15.90%) Python
5 126 (12.07%) C#
6 72 (6.90%) Java 8
7 68 (6.51%) Ruby
8 67 (6.42%) Bash Shell
9 66 (6.32%) Scala
10 38 (3.64%) Go
11 35 (3.35%) Shell Script
12 32 (3.07%) PHP
13 31 (2.97%) TypeScript
14 24 (2.30%) ES6
15 21 (2.01%) Perl
15 21 (2.01%) PowerShell
16 17 (1.63%) Groovy
17 15 (1.44%) PHP 5
18 13 (1.25%) Kotlin
19 12 (1.15%) R
Qualifications
1 54 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 51 (4.89%) Degree
3 40 (3.83%) SC Cleared
4 20 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (1.15%) ISEB
6 9 (0.86%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.67%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.29%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.29%) PMP
10 2 (0.19%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.19%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.19%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.096%) CCNA
11 1 (0.096%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.096%) CISSP
11 1 (0.096%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.096%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (11.21%) QA
2 9 (0.86%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.57%) MiFID
3 6 (0.57%) PSD2
4 5 (0.48%) Basel III
5 4 (0.38%) GDPR
5 4 (0.38%) PMO
6 3 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.19%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.19%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.096%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.096%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.096%) SEPA
System Software
1 198 (18.97%) Docker
2 55 (5.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (4.89%) vSphere
4 11 (1.05%) HDFS
5 10 (0.96%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.19%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.096%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.096%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.096%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 140 (13.41%) Kubernetes
2 61 (5.84%) Ansible
3 54 (5.17%) Terraform
4 47 (4.50%) Puppet
5 36 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (2.68%) Kibana
7 21 (2.01%) logstash
8 15 (1.44%) Grafana
9 14 (1.34%) ZABBIX
10 11 (1.05%) Hadoop YARN
11 10 (0.96%) Consul
12 9 (0.86%) Prometheus
13 8 (0.77%) Graphite
13 8 (0.77%) systemd
14 7 (0.67%) Control-M
15 6 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
15 6 (0.57%) Mesos
16 5 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
16 5 (0.48%) Suricata
16 5 (0.48%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 94 (9.00%) Google
2 89 (8.52%) Microsoft
3 56 (5.36%) VMware
4 42 (4.02%) Oracle
5 26 (2.49%) Splunk
6 24 (2.30%) Adobe
6 24 (2.30%) Atlassian
6 24 (2.30%) IBM
6 24 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
7 21 (2.01%) ServiceNow
8 15 (1.44%) SAP
9 13 (1.25%) AppDynamics
9 13 (1.25%) Cloudera
9 13 (1.25%) Tableau
10 11 (1.05%) New Relic
11 10 (0.96%) hybris
12 9 (0.86%) Citrix
12 9 (0.86%) MuleSoft
13 8 (0.77%) Red Hat
13 8 (0.77%) SaltStack