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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kanban
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 34 50 30
Rank change year-on-year +16 -20  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 17 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.56% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.69% 0.57% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £409
% change year-on-year - +10.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year -13.79% -  

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 299 349 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 80.16% 80.60% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 233 131
Median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £723 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 10
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £22.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.85% -38.79%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 31 (100.00%) Scrum
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) User Experience
2 14 (45.16%) Service Design
3 13 (41.94%) Banking
4 10 (32.26%) TDD
4 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (25.81%) Product Management
6 7 (22.58%) User Stories
7 5 (16.13%) Coaching
7 5 (16.13%) Prototyping
7 5 (16.13%) Software Architecture
7 5 (16.13%) Web Development
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (9.68%) Mobile First
8 3 (9.68%) BDD
8 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
8 3 (9.68%) Java
8 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.68%) Games
9 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
9 2 (6.45%) Electronics
9 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
9 2 (6.45%) Finance
9 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
9 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
9 2 (6.45%) J2EE
9 2 (6.45%) JUnit
9 2 (6.45%) SAP

Kanban
Top Related 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 (6.45%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) DbUnit
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.45%) jMock
1 2 (6.45%) JUnit
1 2 (6.45%) Maven
1 2 (6.45%) Mockito
1 2 (6.45%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (41.94%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Games
3 2 (6.45%) Electronics
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Online Betting
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Product Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Architect
2 7 (22.58%) Technical Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Digital Product Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Scrum Master
5 2 (6.45%) Digital Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Development Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Scrum Master
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Development Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Apache Camel
1 2 (6.45%) CSS
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) J2EE
1 2 (6.45%) PowerMock
1 2 (6.45%) REST
1 2 (6.45%) RESTful
1 2 (6.45%) SOAP
1 2 (6.45%) Spring
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
1 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Online Games
2 2 (6.45%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (100.00%) Scrum
2 14 (45.16%) Service Design
3 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (32.26%) TDD
4 8 (25.81%) Product Management
5 7 (22.58%) User Stories
6 5 (16.13%) Coaching
6 5 (16.13%) Prototyping
6 5 (16.13%) Software Architecture
6 5 (16.13%) Web Development
7 3 (9.68%) BDD
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (9.68%) Mobile First
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.45%) Front End Development
8 2 (6.45%) Microservices
8 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) Go
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.45%) Python
2 2 (6.45%) Ruby
2 2 (6.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) VMware