Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 25 July 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 105 170
Rank change year-on-year +21 +65 +15
Contract jobs citing Kanban 87 108 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.06% 1.96% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 2.31% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 85 20
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -1.54% -29.35%
10th Percentile £338 £260 £322
90th Percentile £488 £545 £541
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -25.53% +34.29% -80.56%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3491 4670 5117
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 82.80% 84.96% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2033 2671 2662
Scotland median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% - -
10th Percentile £256 £235 £250
90th Percentile £525 £506 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 89 121
Scotland median hourly rate £30.50 £36.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.28% +20.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.29 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.50 £43.15 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +4.76%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in Scotland

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in Scotland

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in Scotland over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Scotland

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Edinburgh +5 57 £400 +2.56% 7
Glasgow +3 27 £425 +4.62% 9
West Lothian -4 2 £490 +15.98%
Kanban
UK

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 85 (97.70%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (77.01%) Scrum
3 45 (51.72%) Java
4 36 (41.38%) TDD
5 31 (35.63%) BDD
6 27 (31.03%) DevOps
7 26 (29.89%) Python
8 25 (28.74%) Jenkins
9 22 (25.29%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (22.99%) Selenium
10 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
11 18 (20.69%) Web Services
11 18 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (19.54%) Linux
12 17 (19.54%) Test Automation
13 15 (17.24%) NoSQL
14 14 (16.09%) Ansible
15 13 (14.94%) Amazon AWS
15 13 (14.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (14.94%) VMware
15 13 (14.94%) Spring
15 13 (14.94%) Ruby
16 12 (13.79%) SQL
16 12 (13.79%) Bash Shell
16 12 (13.79%) User Stories
16 12 (13.79%) Docker
16 12 (13.79%) OpenShift
16 12 (13.79%) Disclosure Scotland
17 11 (12.64%) Maven
18 10 (11.49%) Kubernetes

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (2.30%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (2.30%) Confluence
1 2 (2.30%) SAS
2 1 (1.15%) GeoServer
2 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.94%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (13.79%) OpenShift
3 10 (11.49%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (11.49%) Amazon SQS
4 9 (10.34%) Amazon S3
5 7 (8.05%) PaaS
6 1 (1.15%) GitHub
6 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Firewall
2 2 (2.30%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.30%) LAN
2 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.30%) WAN
3 1 (1.15%) BGP
3 1 (1.15%) DSL
3 1 (1.15%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.15%) OSPF
3 1 (1.15%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (1.15%) VLAN
3 1 (1.15%) VPN
3 1 (1.15%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.24%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.60%) RDBMS
2 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.45%) GIS
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (28.74%) Jenkins
2 20 (22.99%) Selenium
3 11 (12.64%) Maven
4 10 (11.49%) GitLab
5 9 (10.34%) Artifactory
5 9 (10.34%) JIRA
6 7 (8.05%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.45%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.45%) Subversion
9 2 (2.30%) Gradle
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.30%) TestRail
9 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.15%) Bower
10 1 (1.15%) Hudson
10 1 (1.15%) JUnit
10 1 (1.15%) Mockito
10 1 (1.15%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (3.45%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (32.18%) Developer
2 24 (27.59%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.24%) Analyst
4 11 (12.64%) AWS Developer
5 9 (10.34%) Test Analyst
6 8 (9.20%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (9.20%) Senior Test Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) Scrum Master
8 6 (6.90%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Agile Test Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.75%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.69%) Web Services
2 13 (14.94%) Spring
3 9 (10.34%) RESTful
4 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
4 7 (8.05%) J2EE
5 6 (6.90%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.45%) CSS
6 3 (3.45%) Gherkin
6 3 (3.45%) HTML
6 3 (3.45%) jQuery
6 3 (3.45%) React
6 3 (3.45%) REST
6 3 (3.45%) Sass
6 3 (3.45%) Spring Boot
6 3 (3.45%) Velocity
6 3 (3.45%) XML
7 2 (2.30%) CSS3
7 2 (2.30%) HTML5
7 2 (2.30%) Java EE
7 2 (2.30%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) User Experience
2 8 (9.20%) Private Cloud
3 7 (8.05%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.30%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.30%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.54%) Linux
2 13 (14.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.45%) Windows
4 1 (1.15%) Unix
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (97.70%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (77.01%) Scrum
3 36 (41.38%) TDD
4 31 (35.63%) BDD
5 27 (31.03%) DevOps
6 22 (25.29%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
8 17 (19.54%) Test Automation
9 12 (13.79%) User Stories
10 8 (9.20%) Build Automation
10 8 (9.20%) Continuous Deployment
11 6 (6.90%) Business Analysis
11 6 (6.90%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 6 (6.90%) Wireframes
12 5 (5.75%) Concurrent Programming
12 5 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.75%) Exploratory Testing
12 5 (5.75%) Project Management
12 5 (5.75%) SDLC
12 5 (5.75%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.72%) Java
2 26 (29.89%) Python
3 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.94%) Ruby
5 12 (13.79%) Bash Shell
5 12 (13.79%) SQL
6 10 (11.49%) Go
7 4 (4.60%) C#
8 3 (3.45%) Scala
9 2 (2.30%) ES6
9 2 (2.30%) Groovy
9 2 (2.30%) Perl
9 2 (2.30%) PHP
9 2 (2.30%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.15%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) CCNP
1 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.15%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.30%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) ISO 22301
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (13.79%) Docker
2 6 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (16.09%) Ansible
2 10 (11.49%) Kubernetes
3 7 (8.05%) Puppet
4 6 (6.90%) SELinux
5 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (2.30%) Prometheus
6 2 (2.30%) Xymon
7 1 (1.15%) Nagios
7 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.15%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 13 (14.94%) VMware
2 7 (8.05%) Black Duck
3 6 (6.90%) Oracle
3 6 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.30%) Cisco
5 2 (2.30%) Splunk
6 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
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