Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 October 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 56 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 - -
Contract jobs citing Kanban 34 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 6.43% 0.46% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.74% 0.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 28 2 0
Merseyside median daily rate £450 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% - -
North West median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside 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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 439 522 581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 82.99% 79.82% 76.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 315 298
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £176
90th Percentile £543 £512 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 5
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.25 £22.42 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.91% +28.13% +9.38%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £21.06 £30.76 £97.58
North West median hourly rate £29.50 £21.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year +35.63% -27.50% +50.00%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in Merseyside

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in Merseyside

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Merseyside

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
Liverpool +17 22 £414 -5.43% 2
Kanban
North West

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

1 34 (100.00%) Scrum
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (91.18%) JavaScript
2 31 (91.18%) CSS
3 30 (88.24%) Git (software)
4 27 (79.41%) BDD
4 27 (79.41%) HTML
4 27 (79.41%) TDD
5 24 (70.59%) React
6 23 (67.65%) Java
7 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
8 21 (61.76%) MongoDB
9 19 (55.88%) Ember.js
10 18 (52.94%) Spring Boot
11 15 (44.12%) Spring
11 15 (44.12%) RESTful
12 14 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (41.18%) Coaching
12 14 (41.18%) Microservices
12 14 (41.18%) Greenfield Project
13 13 (38.24%) Oracle Database
13 13 (38.24%) Linux
13 13 (38.24%) MySQL
13 13 (38.24%) Oracle
14 10 (29.41%) Open Source
15 9 (26.47%) Front End Development
16 8 (23.53%) Web Services
16 8 (23.53%) Cucumber
16 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
16 8 (23.53%) Selenium

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 7 (20.59%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) MongoDB
2 13 (38.24%) MySQL
2 13 (38.24%) Oracle Database
3 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (88.24%) Git (software)
2 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
3 8 (23.53%) Cucumber
3 8 (23.53%) Selenium
4 4 (11.76%) Babel
4 4 (11.76%) gulp
4 4 (11.76%) Mercurial
4 4 (11.76%) Mocha
4 4 (11.76%) webpack
5 2 (5.88%) GitLab
6 1 (2.94%) Gatling
6 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (17.65%) Agile Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Agile Java Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Agile Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 5 (14.71%) UI Developer
6 5 (14.71%) UI/UX Developer
6 5 (14.71%) UX Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Java Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Agile Business Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Digital Business Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Scrum Master
9 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) CSS
2 27 (79.41%) HTML
3 24 (70.59%) React
4 19 (55.88%) Ember.js
5 18 (52.94%) Spring Boot
6 15 (44.12%) RESTful
6 15 (44.12%) Spring
7 8 (23.53%) Web Services
8 7 (20.59%) Dropwizard
8 7 (20.59%) REST
9 5 (14.71%) JSON
10 4 (11.76%) Jest
10 4 (11.76%) Redux
10 4 (11.76%) Sass
11 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
11 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
11 3 (8.82%) J2EE
12 2 (5.88%) Apache Flex
12 2 (5.88%) Kafka
12 2 (5.88%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (17.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (100.00%) Scrum
2 27 (79.41%) BDD
2 27 (79.41%) TDD
3 14 (41.18%) Coaching
3 14 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 14 (41.18%) Microservices
4 10 (29.41%) Open Source
5 9 (26.47%) Front End Development
6 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
7 5 (14.71%) Wireframes
8 4 (11.76%) Pair Programming
9 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.88%) DevOps
10 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.88%) ETL
10 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) JavaScript
2 23 (67.65%) Java
3 4 (11.76%) ECMAScript
3 4 (11.76%) ES6
4 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Atlassian