The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 22 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 45 34
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.43% 0.52% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.61% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £425 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.44% +7.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £403
% change year-on-year +4.65% +6.83%  
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 Sheffield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 209 328 220
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 89.32% 85.64% 80.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 250 149
Median daily rate £475 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £725 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Median hourly rate £22.75 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.50% +12.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 18 (100.00%) Scrum
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) User Experience
2 9 (50.00%) Service Design
3 8 (44.44%) Banking
4 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) Coaching
7 3 (16.67%) BDD
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) Mobile First
7 3 (16.67%) Product Management
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) Scala
7 3 (16.67%) Spring
7 3 (16.67%) Web Development
7 3 (16.67%) J2EE
7 3 (16.67%) Java
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (16.67%) Games
8 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 2 (11.11%) JUnit
8 2 (11.11%) CSS
8 2 (11.11%) SOAP
8 2 (11.11%) Web Services
8 2 (11.11%) XML
8 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
8 2 (11.11%) Python

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) DbUnit
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) jMock
1 2 (11.11%) JUnit
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
1 2 (11.11%) Mockito
1 2 (11.11%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (44.44%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Games
3 2 (11.11%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Product Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Scrum Master
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Product Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) J2EE
1 3 (16.67%) Spring
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Camel
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) PowerMock
2 2 (11.11%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) RESTful
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Online Games
2 2 (11.11%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Scrum
2 9 (50.00%) Service Design
3 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Coaching
6 3 (16.67%) BDD
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Mobile First
6 3 (16.67%) Product Management
6 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 3 (16.67%) Web Development
7 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
7 2 (11.11%) Microservices
7 2 (11.11%) Prototyping
7 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) User Stories
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
1 3 (16.67%) Scala
2 2 (11.11%) Go
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) VMware