Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 73 93
Rank change year-on-year -9 +20 +23
Contract jobs citing Kanban 78 66 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.49% 2.33% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 2.83% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 45 66
Manchester median daily rate £413 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -21.05% +18.75%
10th Percentile £338 £327 £390
90th Percentile £545 £519 £538
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
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 2,570 2,334 3,071
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.98% 82.56% 84.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,622 1,450 1,909
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 81 64
Manchester median hourly rate £20.88 £19.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.08% +23.81% -14.86%
10th Percentile £11.99 £11.75 £10.91
90th Percentile £35.00 £48.00 £41.05
North West median hourly rate £22.47 £30.00 £21.02
% change year-on-year -25.12% +42.70% -26.51%

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 2018. 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 -4 5 £425 -2.86% 1
Sale - 2 £405 -
Kanban
North West

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 66 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (80.77%) Scrum
3 42 (53.85%) TDD
4 36 (46.15%) BDD
5 34 (43.59%) Java
6 25 (32.05%) Git (software)
7 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
7 20 (25.64%) Pair Programming
8 17 (21.79%) Spring
9 16 (20.51%) SOA
10 15 (19.23%) Java 8
11 14 (17.95%) .NET
11 14 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 13 (16.67%) RESTful
12 13 (16.67%) AngularJS
13 12 (15.38%) Jenkins
13 12 (15.38%) Spring Boot
13 12 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (15.38%) CSS
14 11 (14.10%) HTML
14 11 (14.10%) MVC
14 11 (14.10%) Test Automation
14 11 (14.10%) DevOps
15 10 (12.82%) User Experience
15 10 (12.82%) JIRA
16 9 (11.54%) Refactoring
16 9 (11.54%) Spring Security
16 9 (11.54%) SQL Server

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 5 (6.41%) Confluence
2 4 (5.13%) Drupal
3 1 (1.28%) CMS
3 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.13%) GitHub
4 2 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.56%) IaaS
5 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.28%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) SMS
2 2 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) Skype
3 1 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (11.54%) MongoDB
2 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.97%) MySQL
4 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.85%) Power BI
5 2 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.56%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.28%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.28%) GIS
6 1 (1.28%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (32.05%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.82%) JIRA
4 6 (7.69%) Selenium
5 5 (6.41%) Mercurial
6 4 (5.13%) JUnit
6 4 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (5.13%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.85%) Mockito
7 3 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (3.85%) Subversion
8 2 (2.56%) Gradle
8 2 (2.56%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.28%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.28%) Axure RP
9 1 (1.28%) GitLab
9 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.28%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (10.26%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Banking
2 4 (5.13%) Marketing
2 4 (5.13%) Retail
3 3 (3.85%) Publishing
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (51.28%) Developer
2 16 (20.51%) Java Developer
3 7 (8.97%) Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 6 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Scrum Master
5 5 (6.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (5.13%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Consultant
6 4 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Java Consultant
6 4 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (5.13%) React Developer
6 4 (5.13%) SQL Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Agile Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Angular Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (3.85%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.79%) Spring
2 14 (17.95%) .NET
3 13 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 13 (16.67%) RESTful
4 12 (15.38%) CSS
4 12 (15.38%) Spring Boot
5 11 (14.10%) HTML
6 9 (11.54%) Spring Security
7 8 (10.26%) React
8 7 (8.97%) Node.js
8 7 (8.97%) SOAP
9 6 (7.69%) Ajax
9 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (6.41%) JSON
10 5 (6.41%) REST
10 5 (6.41%) Web Services
11 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
11 4 (5.13%) Dojo
11 4 (5.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) User Experience
2 7 (8.97%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.69%) Wiki
4 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.85%) iPad
5 3 (3.85%) Robotics
6 2 (2.56%) Digital TV
6 2 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.28%) Fintech
7 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.28%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (1.28%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Android
1 3 (3.85%) Linux
1 3 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (80.77%) Scrum
3 42 (53.85%) TDD
4 36 (46.15%) BDD
5 20 (25.64%) Pair Programming
6 16 (20.51%) SOA
7 14 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 12 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (14.10%) DevOps
10 11 (14.10%) MVC
10 11 (14.10%) Test Automation
11 9 (11.54%) Coaching
11 9 (11.54%) Refactoring
11 9 (11.54%) User Stories
12 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
13 7 (8.97%) Microservices
13 7 (8.97%) SDLC
13 7 (8.97%) Unit Testing
13 7 (8.97%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.59%) Java
2 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 15 (19.23%) Java 8
4 8 (10.26%) Groovy
5 6 (7.69%) C#
5 6 (7.69%) PHP
6 5 (6.41%) SQL
7 4 (5.13%) PHP 5
8 3 (3.85%) Delphi
8 3 (3.85%) Scala
9 2 (2.56%) Java 9
9 2 (2.56%) Python
9 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.28%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.13%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.28%) Ansible
3 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) Zend
3 3 (3.85%) Automation Anywhere
3 3 (3.85%) Blue Prism
3 3 (3.85%) UiPath
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle
5 1 (1.28%) Apple
5 1 (1.28%) Google
5 1 (1.28%) Red Hat