Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 December 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
England > North East
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 125 95
Rank change year-on-year +59 -30 +5
Contract jobs citing Kanban 37 41 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.01% 1.58% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 1.86% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 31
North East median daily rate £419 £475 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.84% -1.04% -2.04%
10th Percentile £368 £306 £425
90th Percentile £550 £525 £638
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -17.65% - -

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1043 2205 1722
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 84.80% 84.91% 84.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 1527 1108
North East median daily rate £375 £363 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -11.59% +9.33%
10th Percentile £250 £243 £259
90th Percentile £550 £525 £600
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 86 69
North East median hourly rate £22.00 £27.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.52% +58.82% -16.05%
10th Percentile £9.70 £11.03 £9.90
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.00 £38.60
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.44 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.29% +11.09% +15.79%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Kanban as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in the North East

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in the North East

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in the North East over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in the North East

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the North East region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Tyne and Wear +56 36 £425 -10.53% 1
Durham - 1 £413 -
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 North East region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (89.19%) Scrum
3 25 (67.57%) Java
4 16 (43.24%) HTML
4 16 (43.24%) TDD
4 16 (43.24%) Scala
4 16 (43.24%) Jenkins
5 14 (37.84%) Open Source
5 14 (37.84%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (35.14%) Web Services
6 13 (35.14%) Selenium
7 12 (32.43%) Test Automation
7 12 (32.43%) BDD
7 12 (32.43%) Microservices
8 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
8 11 (29.73%) Spring
8 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
8 11 (29.73%) SQL
8 11 (29.73%) CSS
9 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
9 10 (27.03%) HTML5
10 9 (24.32%) JIRA
10 9 (24.32%) SOAP
10 9 (24.32%) XML
11 8 (21.62%) MySQL
11 8 (21.62%) Oracle
11 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
11 8 (21.62%) RESTful
11 8 (21.62%) JSON
11 8 (21.62%) Confluence

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 8 (21.62%) Confluence
2 5 (13.51%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.70%) MicroStation
1 1 (2.70%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (2.70%) Linode
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (21.62%) MySQL
3 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
3 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
4 5 (13.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (13.51%) Big Data
4 5 (13.51%) Hadoop
4 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
5 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.70%) DataStage
8 1 (2.70%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Jenkins
2 13 (35.14%) Selenium
3 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
4 9 (24.32%) JIRA
5 6 (16.22%) Firebug
5 6 (16.22%) Gradle
5 6 (16.22%) Hamcrest
5 6 (16.22%) JUnit
6 5 (13.51%) SoapUI
6 5 (13.51%) Subversion
7 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
7 4 (10.81%) WebDriver
8 2 (5.41%) GitLab
8 2 (5.41%) Hudson
8 2 (5.41%) Jasmine
8 2 (5.41%) Maven
8 2 (5.41%) Protractor
8 2 (5.41%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
9 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Electronics
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Architect
2 7 (18.92%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Agile Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Agile Java Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Agile Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Test Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Digital Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) HTML
2 13 (35.14%) Web Services
3 11 (29.73%) CSS
3 11 (29.73%) Spring
4 10 (27.03%) HTML5
5 9 (24.32%) SOAP
5 9 (24.32%) XML
6 8 (21.62%) JSON
6 8 (21.62%) RESTful
7 6 (16.22%) jQuery
7 6 (16.22%) JSP
7 6 (16.22%) Spring Boot
7 6 (16.22%) Spring MVC
7 6 (16.22%) XSD
8 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
8 5 (13.51%) CSS3
8 5 (13.51%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (13.51%) Node.js
8 5 (13.51%) React
8 5 (13.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) User Experience
2 4 (10.81%) Smartphone
3 3 (8.11%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.70%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Windows
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (89.19%) Scrum
3 16 (43.24%) TDD
4 14 (37.84%) Open Source
5 12 (32.43%) BDD
5 12 (32.43%) Microservices
5 12 (32.43%) Test Automation
6 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
7 8 (21.62%) DevOps
8 7 (18.92%) API Testing
8 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
8 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (18.92%) SOA
8 7 (18.92%) Software Architecture
9 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (16.22%) MVC
9 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
9 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
10 5 (13.51%) ITIL
10 5 (13.51%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) Java
2 16 (43.24%) Scala
3 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
3 11 (29.73%) SQL
4 7 (18.92%) Groovy
4 7 (18.92%) Python
5 5 (13.51%) C#
5 5 (13.51%) Ruby
6 2 (5.41%) Perl
6 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.70%) Jython
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Docker
1 4 (10.81%) LXC
2 1 (2.70%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Puppet
2 5 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (13.51%) ZABBIX
3 3 (8.11%) Nagios
4 1 (2.70%) Ansible
4 1 (2.70%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Rackspace
3 2 (5.41%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) VMware