Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 114 121 192
Rank change year-on-year +7 +71 +83
Contract jobs citing Kanban 322 338 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.08% 2.02% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.37% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 250 122
South East median daily rate £475 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £337 £358
90th Percentile £625 £610 £561
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
South East median hourly rate £60.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £53.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.33% +43.33% -25.00%

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 13,483 14,263 12,873
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.08% 85.17% 83.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,146 8,406 7,458
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £280 £281 £260
90th Percentile £606 £588 £568
England median daily rate £475 £463 £447
% change year-on-year +2.70% +3.47% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 486 439 515
South East median hourly rate £24.91 £21.50 £22.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.86% -4.53% -15.34%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £11.06
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.30 £50.21
England median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -11.76% +8.51%

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 +23 128 £475 -1.30% 5
Berkshire +17 86 £475 +7.95% 2
Surrey -11 71 £550 +10.61% 5
Hampshire +5 64 £450 +20.00% 6
Oxfordshire +10 25 £425 -19.05% 1
West Sussex -12 25 £475 +2.70% 2
East Sussex +3 19 £450 -14.29% 2
Buckinghamshire +28 17 £500 +11.11% 2
Kent +5 8 £448 +5.29% 5
Middlesex +14 3 £572 +81.59%
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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.

1 299 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (90.68%) Scrum
3 95 (29.50%) JavaScript
4 90 (27.95%) DevOps
5 86 (26.71%) Continuous Integration
5 86 (26.71%) JIRA
6 82 (25.47%) Java
7 76 (23.60%) TDD
7 76 (23.60%) BDD
8 75 (23.29%) Git (software)
9 69 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
10 62 (19.25%) User Stories
11 58 (18.01%) Jenkins
11 58 (18.01%) Confluence
12 56 (17.39%) HTML
13 52 (16.15%) RESTful
14 49 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
14 49 (15.22%) Finance
15 48 (14.91%) Microservices
16 47 (14.60%) REST
17 46 (14.29%) Docker
18 44 (13.66%) Spring
19 43 (13.35%) MVC
19 43 (13.35%) .NET
20 42 (13.04%) CSS
20 42 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
20 42 (13.04%) Test Automation
21 40 (12.42%) Coaching
21 40 (12.42%) Web Services
21 40 (12.42%) 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 58 (18.01%) Confluence
2 4 (1.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (1.24%) Apache Solr
2 4 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.24%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.62%) Documentum
3 2 (0.62%) JBoss
4 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (4.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (3.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (2.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.62%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 69 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.66%) AWS Lambda
3 15 (4.66%) GitHub
3 15 (4.66%) Serverless
4 9 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (2.48%) Amazon Kinesis
5 8 (2.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.55%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.55%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (1.55%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.55%) SaaS
6 5 (1.55%) Trello
7 4 (1.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (1.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (1.24%) CloudFront
7 4 (1.24%) IaaS
8 3 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.73%) HTTP
2 4 (1.24%) WAN
3 3 (0.93%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.62%) Internet
4 2 (0.62%) LAN
5 1 (0.31%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.39%) NoSQL
2 24 (7.45%) MongoDB
3 20 (6.21%) Relational Database
4 19 (5.90%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (4.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 12 (3.73%) MySQL
6 12 (3.73%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.11%) SQL Server
8 8 (2.48%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.93%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.62%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (0.62%) Big Data
10 2 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.62%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (0.62%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (0.62%) Power BI
10 2 (0.62%) Redis
10 2 (0.62%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 86 (26.71%) JIRA
2 75 (23.29%) Git (software)
3 58 (18.01%) Jenkins
4 38 (11.80%) JUnit
5 32 (9.94%) Selenium
6 23 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
7 22 (6.83%) Cucumber
8 21 (6.52%) Maven
8 21 (6.52%) Mockito
9 17 (5.28%) Mercurial
10 15 (4.66%) Vagrant
11 14 (4.35%) Subversion
12 11 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (2.80%) SonarQube
14 8 (2.48%) Eclipse
14 8 (2.48%) Hudson
15 7 (2.17%) git-flow
15 7 (2.17%) Gradle
16 6 (1.86%) IntelliJ
16 6 (1.86%) SoapUI
General
1 49 (15.22%) Finance
2 26 (8.07%) Retail
3 18 (5.59%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.11%) Banking
5 3 (0.93%) Electronics
5 3 (0.93%) Marketing
6 2 (0.62%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Legal
7 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (34.47%) Developer
2 63 (19.57%) Scrum Master
3 45 (13.98%) Java Developer
4 32 (9.94%) Analyst
5 23 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 23 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 21 (6.52%) Senior Developer
7 18 (5.59%) .NET Developer
8 16 (4.97%) Business Analyst
9 15 (4.66%) Delivery Manager
10 13 (4.04%) Agile Developer
10 13 (4.04%) Agile Scrum Master
10 13 (4.04%) React Developer
11 12 (3.73%) Agile Delivery Manager
11 12 (3.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 11 (3.42%) Azure DevOps
13 10 (3.11%) Agile Coach
13 10 (3.11%) JavaScript Developer
14 9 (2.80%) AWS DevOps
14 9 (2.80%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (17.39%) HTML
2 52 (16.15%) RESTful
3 47 (14.60%) REST
4 44 (13.66%) Spring
5 43 (13.35%) .NET
6 42 (13.04%) CSS
7 40 (12.42%) Web Services
8 35 (10.87%) AngularJS
9 32 (9.94%) JSON
10 23 (7.14%) ASP.NET
11 22 (6.83%) HTML5
11 22 (6.83%) React
12 20 (6.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (6.21%) Kafka
12 20 (6.21%) Node.js
12 20 (6.21%) RabbitMQ
13 18 (5.59%) CSS3
13 18 (5.59%) Hibernate
14 17 (5.28%) Sass
14 17 (5.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.76%) User Experience
2 18 (5.59%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.42%) Virtual Team
4 8 (2.48%) Public Cloud
5 6 (1.86%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.24%) Contract for Difference
8 3 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.93%) PMI
8 3 (0.93%) Replication
9 2 (0.62%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.62%) DataPower
9 2 (0.62%) Fintech
9 2 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.62%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.31%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 40 (12.42%) Linux
2 20 (6.21%) Windows
3 8 (2.48%) VMS
4 4 (1.24%) Unix
5 3 (0.93%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.93%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.62%) Android
6 2 (0.62%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.31%) Debian
7 1 (0.31%) Fedora
7 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (90.68%) Scrum
3 90 (27.95%) DevOps
4 86 (26.71%) Continuous Integration
5 76 (23.60%) BDD
5 76 (23.60%) TDD
6 62 (19.25%) User Stories
7 48 (14.91%) Microservices
8 43 (13.35%) MVC
9 42 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 42 (13.04%) Test Automation
10 40 (12.42%) Coaching
10 40 (12.42%) Software Engineering
11 33 (10.25%) Problem-Solving
12 31 (9.63%) Pair Programming
13 30 (9.32%) OO
13 30 (9.32%) Responsive Web Design
14 27 (8.39%) Unit Testing
15 26 (8.07%) Waterfall
16 24 (7.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 95 (29.50%) JavaScript
2 82 (25.47%) Java
3 38 (11.80%) SQL
4 37 (11.49%) Java 8
5 34 (10.56%) C#
6 21 (6.52%) Scala
7 13 (4.04%) Python
8 11 (3.42%) Groovy
9 9 (2.80%) Bash Shell
9 9 (2.80%) Ruby
10 7 (2.17%) PHP
11 6 (1.86%) C
11 6 (1.86%) C++
12 5 (1.55%) ES6
12 5 (1.55%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.55%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.24%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.93%) Bourne shell
15 2 (0.62%) PHP 7
15 2 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (4.66%) SC Cleared
1 15 (4.66%) Security Cleared
2 12 (3.73%) Degree
3 9 (2.80%) BPSS Clearance
3 9 (2.80%) PMP
4 7 (2.17%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.86%) ISEB
6 4 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.24%) IIBA
6 4 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.62%) CBAP
8 2 (0.62%) CCNP
8 2 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.31%) MBA
9 1 (0.31%) RHCE
9 1 (0.31%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.52%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.62%) MiFID
3 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.62%) PMO
4 1 (0.31%) P3O
System Software
1 46 (14.29%) Docker
2 7 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.62%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.62%) KVM
3 2 (0.62%) vSphere
4 1 (0.31%) zsh
Systems Management
1 38 (11.80%) Ansible
2 37 (11.49%) Puppet
3 35 (10.87%) Kubernetes
4 17 (5.28%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (3.73%) Terraform
6 3 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.93%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.62%) SCCM
8 1 (0.31%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.28%) Google
3 13 (4.04%) Atlassian
4 9 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (2.80%) VMware
5 8 (2.48%) New Relic
6 6 (1.86%) Oracle
7 5 (1.55%) Adobe
7 5 (1.55%) ServiceNow
7 5 (1.55%) Spotify
8 4 (1.24%) Aruba
8 4 (1.24%) Cisco
8 4 (1.24%) Juniper
8 4 (1.24%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.62%) Avaya
9 2 (0.62%) Citrix
9 2 (0.62%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.62%) Pega
9 2 (0.62%) SAP
9 2 (0.62%) Zend