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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 85 83
Rank change year-on-year +21 -2  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 24 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.76% 1.02% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.23% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 10
Median daily rate £375 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £368 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.85% +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +59.23%  

Kanban is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1095 1459 1158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.16% 82.57% 76.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 878 687
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 33
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.87% -4.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.80 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Kanban as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +7 3 - -
Salford - 2 £438 -
Kanban
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 41 (97.62%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (90.48%) Scrum
3 21 (50.00%) TDD
4 16 (38.10%) HTML
5 14 (33.33%) HTML5
5 14 (33.33%) BDD
6 13 (30.95%) Node.js
7 11 (26.19%) Java
7 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
7 11 (26.19%) CSS
8 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
8 9 (21.43%) DevOps
9 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
9 8 (19.05%) MySQL
9 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
9 8 (19.05%) Project Management
10 7 (16.67%) Finance
10 7 (16.67%) SQL
10 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (16.67%) REST
10 7 (16.67%) MongoDB
10 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
11 6 (14.29%) Open Source
11 6 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (14.29%) Jasmine
11 6 (14.29%) Sass
11 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
11 6 (14.29%) User Experience
11 6 (14.29%) Microservices

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 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.14%) SaaS
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (4.76%) GitHub
3 2 (4.76%) PaaS
3 2 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) MySQL
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.90%) Big Data
3 5 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (4.76%) Couchbase
6 2 (4.76%) Redis
7 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
3 6 (14.29%) Jasmine
4 4 (9.52%) Grunt
4 4 (9.52%) JUnit
4 4 (9.52%) Mocha
4 4 (9.52%) NUnit
4 4 (9.52%) SpecFlow
5 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.76%) Gatling
5 2 (4.76%) gulp
5 2 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (4.76%) Maven
5 2 (4.76%) webpack
5 2 (4.76%) Yeoman
6 1 (2.38%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Games
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Java Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) JavaScript Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Scrum Master
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) HTML Developer
7 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) HTML
2 14 (33.33%) HTML5
3 13 (30.95%) Node.js
4 11 (26.19%) CSS
5 7 (16.67%) REST
6 6 (14.29%) jQuery
6 6 (14.29%) Sass
7 5 (11.90%) React
8 4 (9.52%) .NET
8 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
9 3 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
9 3 (7.14%) CSS3
9 3 (7.14%) Spring
10 2 (4.76%) Ajax
10 2 (4.76%) Express
10 2 (4.76%) Play Framework
10 2 (4.76%) SOAP
10 2 (4.76%) Velocity
10 2 (4.76%) Web Services
10 2 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 6 (14.29%) User Experience
2 5 (11.90%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (7.14%) Internet of Things
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.76%) Life Science
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Android
2 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.76%) Windows
5 1 (2.38%) Unix
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (90.48%) Scrum
3 21 (50.00%) TDD
4 14 (33.33%) BDD
5 9 (21.43%) DevOps
5 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 8 (19.05%) Project Management
7 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (14.29%) Microservices
8 6 (14.29%) Open Source
8 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 6 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 5 (11.90%) Coaching
9 5 (11.90%) Web Development
10 4 (9.52%) Integration Testing
10 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
10 4 (9.52%) MVC
10 4 (9.52%) SDLC
10 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) Java
1 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (11.90%) C#
4 4 (9.52%) Groovy
4 4 (9.52%) Python
4 4 (9.52%) TypeScript
5 3 (7.14%) ES6
5 3 (7.14%) Scala
6 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) Kibana
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Pega
2 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe
4 1 (2.38%) Cognos
4 1 (2.38%) hybris
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Sybase
4 1 (2.38%) Tableau
4 1 (2.38%) Xamarin
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