Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 18 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 92 110
Rank change year-on-year +26 +18 +4
Contract jobs citing Kanban 73 65 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.49% 1.82% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 2.17% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 62 30
Manchester median daily rate £375 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.92% +8.82% +9.68%
10th Percentile £328 £390 £312
90th Percentile £526 £538 £505
North West median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £55.73 -

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2385 2991 3030
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.23% 83.80% 80.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1519 1902 1793
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 57 79
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -19.74% +26.67%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.65 £10.95
90th Percentile £45.30 £40.60 £42.10
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £23.50 £30.52
% change year-on-year +14.89% -23.00% +64.97%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in Manchester

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in Manchester

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Manchester

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 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
Salford +8 7 £450 +9.09%
Stockport -6 4 - - 1
Wigan +1 1 - - 1
Kanban
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 73 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (79.45%) Scrum
3 41 (56.16%) TDD
4 28 (38.36%) BDD
5 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
6 24 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (27.40%) Test Automation
8 18 (24.66%) Unit Testing
9 17 (23.29%) Git (software)
9 17 (23.29%) User Stories
10 16 (21.92%) CSS
11 15 (20.55%) HTML
11 15 (20.55%) DevOps
12 14 (19.18%) Node.js
12 14 (19.18%) Software Engineering
13 12 (16.44%) SQL
13 12 (16.44%) PMP
13 12 (16.44%) PMI Certification
14 11 (15.07%) Jenkins
15 10 (13.70%) User Experience
15 10 (13.70%) Finance
15 10 (13.70%) Games
15 10 (13.70%) Java
15 10 (13.70%) Banking
15 10 (13.70%) Velocity
16 9 (12.33%) JSON
16 9 (12.33%) Mentoring
17 8 (10.96%) iOS Development
17 8 (10.96%) Apple Swift
17 8 (10.96%) Apple iOS

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.37%) CMS
1 1 (1.37%) Confluence
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) GitHub
2 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.74%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.74%) Serverless
4 2 (2.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.37%) IaaS
5 1 (1.37%) npm
5 1 (1.37%) Office 365
5 1 (1.37%) PaaS
5 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) SMS
2 1 (1.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.85%) MySQL
2 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.48%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.07%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.96%) Xcode
4 6 (8.22%) JIRA
4 6 (8.22%) JUnit
5 5 (6.85%) Jasmine
6 4 (5.48%) NUnit
7 3 (4.11%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.74%) Mockito
8 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.37%) Bower
9 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.37%) GitLab
9 1 (1.37%) Grunt
9 1 (1.37%) gulp
9 1 (1.37%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.37%) Mocha
9 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (13.70%) Banking
1 10 (13.70%) Finance
1 10 (13.70%) Games
2 4 (5.48%) Retail
3 2 (2.74%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Developer
2 18 (24.66%) Scrum Master
3 16 (21.92%) Analyst
4 12 (16.44%) Agile Scrum Master
5 9 (12.33%) Business Analyst
6 8 (10.96%) iOS Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Software Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Digital Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Digital Business Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) JavaScript Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) Java Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Web Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) Web Business Analyst
11 3 (4.11%) Agile Business Analyst
11 3 (4.11%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (4.11%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.92%) CSS
2 15 (20.55%) HTML
3 14 (19.18%) Node.js
4 10 (13.70%) Velocity
5 9 (12.33%) JSON
6 7 (9.59%) HTML5
7 6 (8.22%) Sass
8 4 (5.48%) .NET
8 4 (5.48%) REST
8 4 (5.48%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (4.11%) Akka
9 3 (4.11%) CSS3
9 3 (4.11%) jQuery
9 3 (4.11%) React
10 2 (2.74%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.74%) Spring
11 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.37%) IBM Integration Bus
11 1 (1.37%) Middleware
11 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) User Experience
2 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Virtual Team
3 4 (5.48%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.11%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.74%) iPad
6 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.37%) Fintech
6 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Apple iOS
2 6 (8.22%) Linux
3 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Windows
4 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (79.45%) Scrum
3 41 (56.16%) TDD
4 28 (38.36%) BDD
5 24 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (27.40%) Test Automation
7 18 (24.66%) Unit Testing
8 17 (23.29%) User Stories
9 15 (20.55%) DevOps
10 14 (19.18%) Software Engineering
11 9 (12.33%) Mentoring
12 8 (10.96%) Data Analysis
12 8 (10.96%) iOS Development
13 7 (9.59%) Business Analysis
13 7 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (9.59%) Time Management
14 6 (8.22%) MVC
14 6 (8.22%) Web Development
14 6 (8.22%) Workflow
15 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
2 12 (16.44%) SQL
3 10 (13.70%) Java
4 8 (10.96%) Apple Swift
5 5 (6.85%) Ruby
6 4 (5.48%) C#
6 4 (5.48%) TypeScript
7 3 (4.11%) Scala
8 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.37%) PHP
8 1 (1.37%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.37%) Python
8 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) PMI Certification
1 12 (16.44%) PMP
2 5 (6.85%) Degree
3 2 (2.74%) ACCA
3 2 (2.74%) CIMA
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (2.74%) Puppet
2 1 (1.37%) Ansible
2 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.37%) Salt
2 1 (1.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Apple
2 7 (9.59%) Cognos
2 7 (9.59%) Tableau
3 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.48%) Pega
5 3 (4.11%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle
7 1 (1.37%) IBM
7 1 (1.37%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.37%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.37%) VMware
7 1 (1.37%) WSO2