Period
to 18 October 2017

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 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 50 62
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12 -19
Contract jobs citing Kanban 8 27 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.27% 3.02% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 3.72% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 6
Sheffield median daily rate £640 £525 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.90% +35.48% +40.91%
10th Percentile £422 £440 £344
90th Percentile £645 £644 £469
South Yorkshire median daily rate £640 £525 £388
% change year-on-year +21.90% +35.48% +40.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 534 726 594
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 84.76% 81.21% 84.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 506 444
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £213 £305 £255
90th Percentile £588 £575 £554
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 19
Sheffield median hourly rate £22.75 £27.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.27% +120.00% -19.05%
10th Percentile £12.64 £12.10 £9.85
90th Percentile £41.49 £49.25 £15.00
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.47 £22.50 £13.88
% change year-on-year -17.90% +62.16% -15.09%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Sheffield

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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) Microservices
4 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (50.00%) Coaching
4 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) MySQL
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (37.50%) JUnit
5 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) Node.js
5 3 (37.50%) REST
5 3 (37.50%) Open Source
5 3 (37.50%) Jasmine

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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
1 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) Jasmine
3 3 (37.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Lead Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Node.js
1 3 (37.50%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) Regular Expression
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Microservices
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) Coaching
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Open Source
6 2 (25.00%) Analytics
6 2 (25.00%) BDD
6 2 (25.00%) Change Control
6 2 (25.00%) DevOps
6 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) SFIA
7 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) GCP
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Rancher
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) EMC
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle