Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 16 December 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 109 118
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 +146
Contract jobs citing Kanban 402 359 305
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.39% 2.14% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 2.53% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 286 221
South East median daily rate £488 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +11.11% +10.43%
10th Percentile £335 £345 £328
90th Percentile £675 £600 £538
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £46.25 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +32.14% -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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,564 14,186 13,619
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.76% 84.49% 83.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,765 8,531 8,156
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +2.27%
10th Percentile £277 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £569
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 479 460 568
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.14 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.04% -4.48% -4.78%
10th Percentile £11.78 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.30 £50.25 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.10 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -11.61% +8.70% +4.55%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in the South East

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in the South East

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in the South East over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in the South East

Kanban
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Kanban in the South East

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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
Thames Valley -18 156 £525 +5.00% 41
Surrey +12 111 £500 +5.26% 14
Berkshire +50 103 £525 +7.69% 18
Hampshire +14 57 £425 +6.25% 26
West Sussex +12 51 £450 +2.21% 6
Oxfordshire -38 28 £500 -3.61% 13
Buckinghamshire +12 25 £538 +26.47% 10
East Sussex -12 17 £475 +8.57% 11
Kent +10 8 £449 -30.96% 4
Middlesex +10 2 £660 +109.52%
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Kanban also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 366 (91.04%) Agile Software Development
2 347 (86.32%) Scrum
3 147 (36.57%) TDD
4 143 (35.57%) Continuous Integration
5 131 (32.59%) DevOps
6 123 (30.60%) JavaScript
7 122 (30.35%) Java
7 122 (30.35%) Git (software)
8 113 (28.11%) BDD
9 104 (25.87%) Jenkins
9 104 (25.87%) JIRA
10 97 (24.13%) REST
11 96 (23.88%) User Stories
12 89 (22.14%) Amazon AWS
13 88 (21.89%) Test Automation
14 77 (19.15%) AngularJS
14 77 (19.15%) Confluence
14 77 (19.15%) MVC
14 77 (19.15%) Spring
15 76 (18.91%) RESTful
16 70 (17.41%) SQL
17 67 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
18 66 (16.42%) Web Services
19 64 (15.92%) Microservices
20 63 (15.67%) Pair Programming
21 62 (15.42%) .NET
22 61 (15.17%) Scala
23 56 (13.93%) C#
23 56 (13.93%) HTML
23 56 (13.93%) Linux

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 77 (19.15%) Confluence
2 18 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (3.73%) Apache Solr
4 12 (2.99%) CMS
5 11 (2.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 7 (1.74%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.24%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.75%) Apache
8 3 (0.75%) Drupal
8 3 (0.75%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.50%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.50%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.50%) IIS
9 2 (0.50%) JBoss
9 2 (0.50%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.25%) OpenROAD
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 89 (22.14%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (7.21%) Serverless
4 27 (6.72%) AWS Lambda
5 22 (5.47%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (5.22%) GitHub
7 15 (3.73%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 13 (3.23%) Amazon S3
9 11 (2.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 11 (2.74%) Amazon SQS
9 11 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (2.74%) CloudFront
10 10 (2.49%) Amazon Kinesis
11 7 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (1.74%) PaaS
12 6 (1.49%) IaaS
13 5 (1.24%) SaaS
14 4 (1.00%) Trello
15 2 (0.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.96%) HTTP
2 5 (1.24%) SSL
3 4 (1.00%) Firewall
3 4 (1.00%) Internet
4 3 (0.75%) Network Security
4 3 (0.75%) VPN
4 3 (0.75%) WAN
5 1 (0.25%) DNS
5 1 (0.25%) ICMP
5 1 (0.25%) RFID
5 1 (0.25%) SAN
5 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (11.44%) NoSQL
2 34 (8.46%) Relational Database
3 30 (7.46%) MongoDB
4 26 (6.47%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (6.47%) SQL Server
5 20 (4.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 19 (4.73%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (4.48%) Amazon RDS
7 18 (4.48%) MySQL
8 16 (3.98%) Big Data
9 12 (2.99%) Redis
10 6 (1.49%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.00%) Amazon Aurora
12 4 (1.00%) CouchDB
12 4 (1.00%) DB2
12 4 (1.00%) MariaDB
12 4 (1.00%) Neo4j
13 3 (0.75%) Cosmos DB
13 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 122 (30.35%) Git (software)
2 104 (25.87%) Jenkins
2 104 (25.87%) JIRA
3 52 (12.94%) JUnit
4 43 (10.70%) Subversion
5 42 (10.45%) Selenium
6 37 (9.20%) Maven
7 35 (8.71%) Mercurial
8 30 (7.46%) Visual Studio Team System
9 26 (6.47%) Cucumber
10 23 (5.72%) Hudson
11 21 (5.22%) Gradle
12 20 (4.98%) Visual Studio
13 16 (3.98%) Eclipse
13 16 (3.98%) SonarQube
13 16 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (3.73%) IntelliJ
14 15 (3.73%) TeamCity
15 14 (3.48%) Octopus Deploy
16 13 (3.23%) Mockito
General
1 47 (11.69%) Finance
2 29 (7.21%) Telecoms
3 27 (6.72%) Retail
4 5 (1.24%) Games
5 4 (1.00%) Banking
5 4 (1.00%) Publishing
6 3 (0.75%) Back Office
6 3 (0.75%) Electronics
6 3 (0.75%) Marketing
7 2 (0.50%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Billing
8 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.25%) Law
8 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 162 (40.30%) Developer
2 74 (18.41%) Scrum Master
3 49 (12.19%) Java Developer
4 34 (8.46%) Analyst
4 34 (8.46%) Scala Developer
5 29 (7.21%) DevOps Engineer
6 28 (6.97%) Agile Developer
7 27 (6.72%) .NET Developer
7 27 (6.72%) Senior Developer
8 25 (6.22%) Architect
9 22 (5.47%) JavaScript Developer
10 17 (4.23%) Agile Scrum Master
11 15 (3.73%) Delivery Manager
11 15 (3.73%) Test Analyst
12 14 (3.48%) Angular Developer
12 14 (3.48%) React Developer
12 14 (3.48%) Software Engineer
13 13 (3.23%) Agile Delivery Manager
13 13 (3.23%) Business Analyst
14 12 (2.99%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (24.13%) REST
2 77 (19.15%) AngularJS
2 77 (19.15%) Spring
3 76 (18.91%) RESTful
4 66 (16.42%) Web Services
5 62 (15.42%) .NET
6 56 (13.93%) HTML
7 53 (13.18%) CSS
8 46 (11.44%) JSON
9 38 (9.45%) Spring MVC
10 37 (9.20%) HTML5
11 36 (8.96%) React
12 35 (8.71%) ASP.NET
13 34 (8.46%) Play Framework
14 33 (8.21%) Node.js
15 28 (6.97%) Django
16 27 (6.72%) .NET Framework
16 27 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC
16 27 (6.72%) Ruby on Rails
17 25 (6.22%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.21%) User Experience
2 21 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.48%) Virtual Team
4 10 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (1.99%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.00%) PMI
8 3 (0.75%) Life Science
8 3 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (0.75%) Social Network
9 2 (0.50%) Fintech
9 2 (0.50%) iPad
9 2 (0.50%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.50%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.50%) RIA
10 1 (0.25%) Clustering
10 1 (0.25%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.25%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 56 (13.93%) Linux
2 26 (6.47%) Windows
3 8 (1.99%) Unix
4 6 (1.49%) Android
4 6 (1.49%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.50%) Solaris
5 2 (0.50%) VMS
5 2 (0.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (91.04%) Agile Software Development
2 347 (86.32%) Scrum
3 147 (36.57%) TDD
4 143 (35.57%) Continuous Integration
5 131 (32.59%) DevOps
6 113 (28.11%) BDD
7 96 (23.88%) User Stories
8 88 (21.89%) Test Automation
9 77 (19.15%) MVC
10 67 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
11 64 (15.92%) Microservices
12 63 (15.67%) Pair Programming
13 53 (13.18%) Continuous Improvement
13 53 (13.18%) Open Source
13 53 (13.18%) Software Engineering
14 51 (12.69%) Unit Testing
15 50 (12.44%) Responsive Web Design
16 48 (11.94%) Configuration Management
17 46 (11.44%) Continuous Delivery
18 44 (10.95%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 123 (30.60%) JavaScript
2 122 (30.35%) Java
3 70 (17.41%) SQL
4 61 (15.17%) Scala
5 56 (13.93%) C#
6 35 (8.71%) Java 8
7 32 (7.96%) Ruby
8 17 (4.23%) Python
9 10 (2.49%) Groovy
10 7 (1.74%) PHP
11 6 (1.49%) Perl
11 6 (1.49%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.24%) C++
12 5 (1.24%) Go
12 5 (1.24%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.00%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.00%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.50%) Bourne shell
14 2 (0.50%) Rust
14 2 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (7.71%) Security Cleared
2 29 (7.21%) SC Cleared
3 26 (6.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 18 (4.48%) Degree
5 14 (3.48%) ISEB
6 8 (1.99%) IIBA
7 6 (1.49%) CBAP
8 5 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (1.24%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.24%) PMP
9 4 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (0.75%) CISA
10 3 (0.75%) CISM
10 3 (0.75%) CISSP
10 3 (0.75%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.25%) MBA
12 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (9.20%) QA
2 10 (2.49%) GDPR
3 4 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.00%) NIST 800
3 4 (1.00%) PMO
4 3 (0.75%) COBIT
4 3 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 56 (13.93%) Docker
2 2 (0.50%) KVM
2 2 (0.50%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.50%) vSphere
3 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 50 (12.44%) Kubernetes
2 33 (8.21%) Ansible
3 31 (7.71%) Puppet
4 14 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.24%) Mesos
6 4 (1.00%) HP ALM
6 4 (1.00%) Terraform
7 1 (0.25%) Grafana
7 1 (0.25%) Kibana
7 1 (0.25%) logstash
7 1 (0.25%) Oozie
7 1 (0.25%) Suricata
Vendors
1 37 (9.20%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.46%) Atlassian
2 30 (7.46%) Google
3 14 (3.48%) Oracle
4 12 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (2.99%) ServiceNow
5 11 (2.74%) Adobe
6 7 (1.74%) SAP
7 5 (1.24%) HP
8 4 (1.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.75%) Facebook
9 3 (0.75%) Twitter
10 2 (0.50%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.50%) IBM
10 2 (0.50%) Mirantis
10 2 (0.50%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.50%) Tableau
10 2 (0.50%) VMware
11 1 (0.25%) Pega
11 1 (0.25%) Qualys