Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 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
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 129 132 122
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 +63
Contract jobs citing Kanban 105 286 325
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 1.51% 1.96% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 2.24% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 208 238
Median daily rate £475 £464 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.43% -1.07% -1.32%
10th Percentile £360 £363 £350
90th Percentile £675 £625 £610
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £58.00 £60.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +33.33% -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £54.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -35.19% +8.00% +33.33%

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 5,834 12,767 14,489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 84.04% 87.47% 85.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,410 7,666 8,579
Median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £275
90th Percentile £613 £607 £588
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 469 470
Median hourly rate £25.46 £30.50 £24.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.54% +23.71% +23.28%
10th Percentile £12.83 £12.00 £10.62
90th Percentile £55.00 £55.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate £28.75 £25.00 £22.30
% change year-on-year +15.00% +12.11% -10.80%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Kanban as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Kanban in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Kanban in the South East

Kanban
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Kanban in the South East over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Kanban in the South East

Kanban
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Kanban in the South East.

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 2 June 2020. 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 -7 28 £438 -2.78% 5
Surrey +26 26 £513 -6.82% 4
Berkshire +14 23 £438 -6.91% 2
West Sussex +24 17 £425 -10.53% 4
Hampshire +19 17 £528 +24.12% 6
East Sussex +23 16 £500 +11.11% 2
Buckinghamshire +22 4 £325 -27.78%
Kent +22 1 - - 5
Oxfordshire +9 1 £450 -5.26% 3
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 98 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (92.38%) Scrum
3 49 (46.67%) DevOps
4 35 (33.33%) AWS
5 34 (32.38%) JIRA
6 29 (27.62%) Docker
7 28 (26.67%) Confluence
8 26 (24.76%) Java
9 25 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 25 (23.81%) Ansible
9 25 (23.81%) Terraform
10 24 (22.86%) Jenkins
11 23 (21.90%) Git (software)
12 21 (20.00%) Selenium
12 21 (20.00%) Linux
13 20 (19.05%) TDD
14 19 (18.10%) AWS Lambda
14 19 (18.10%) Serverless
15 18 (17.14%) SDLC
15 18 (17.14%) Kubernetes
15 18 (17.14%) Azure
16 17 (16.19%) Test Automation
16 17 (16.19%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (16.19%) Windows
16 17 (16.19%) SQL
16 17 (16.19%) User Stories
16 17 (16.19%) AngularJS
17 16 (15.24%) Scaled Agile Framework
17 16 (15.24%) Python
17 16 (15.24%) Finance

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 28 (26.67%) Confluence
2 8 (7.62%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (5.71%) nginx
5 5 (4.76%) Apache Spark
6 4 (3.81%) GemFire
6 4 (3.81%) SAS
6 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.86%) Drupal
8 2 (1.90%) Apache
8 2 (1.90%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.90%) CMS
8 2 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.90%) JBoss
8 2 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.90%) WildFly
8 2 (1.90%) WordPress
9 1 (0.95%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
1 6 (5.71%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.95%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.95%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.95%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.95%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (33.33%) AWS
2 19 (18.10%) AWS Lambda
2 19 (18.10%) Serverless
3 18 (17.14%) Azure
4 16 (15.24%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (15.24%) Amazon S3
5 15 (14.29%) Amazon ECS
6 12 (11.43%) Amazon ELB
6 12 (11.43%) Amazon EMR
7 9 (8.57%) GitHub
8 8 (7.62%) BlazeMeter
8 8 (7.62%) OpenShift
8 8 (7.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (5.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (4.76%) Amazon GuardDuty
10 5 (4.76%) Amazon Kinesis
10 5 (4.76%) AWS CloudTrail
10 5 (4.76%) AWS Step Functions
10 5 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) DSL
2 5 (4.76%) LAN
3 4 (3.81%) VPN
3 4 (3.81%) WAN
4 3 (2.86%) Firewall
4 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.90%) DHCP
5 2 (1.90%) DNS
5 2 (1.90%) Internet
5 2 (1.90%) SSH
5 2 (1.90%) tcpdump
5 2 (1.90%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.95%) HTTP
6 1 (0.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.43%) MariaDB
2 8 (7.62%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.81%) Big Data
4 4 (3.81%) MySQL
4 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.90%) Redis
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.95%) DB2
6 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.95%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 34 (32.38%) JIRA
2 24 (22.86%) Jenkins
3 23 (21.90%) Git (software)
4 21 (20.00%) Selenium
5 11 (10.48%) Cucumber
6 8 (7.62%) Mocha
7 7 (6.67%) GitLab
7 7 (6.67%) Liquibase
7 7 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (4.76%) Maven
8 5 (4.76%) SonarQube
9 4 (3.81%) JUnit
9 4 (3.81%) NUnit
9 4 (3.81%) Protractor
9 4 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (3.81%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (2.86%) Bitbucket
10 3 (2.86%) JMeter
10 3 (2.86%) Snyk
11 2 (1.90%) Artifactory
General
1 16 (15.24%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Marketing
3 4 (3.81%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Automotive
5 1 (0.95%) German Language
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (28.57%) Developer
2 23 (21.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (14.29%) Scrum Master
4 13 (12.38%) Analyst
5 11 (10.48%) Business Analyst
6 10 (9.52%) .NET Developer
7 8 (7.62%) React Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Software Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Senior DevOps
9 6 (5.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Agile Coach
11 4 (3.81%) Azure Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Lead DevOps
11 4 (3.81%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) Process Analyst
11 4 (3.81%) Product Manager
11 4 (3.81%) Project Manager
12 3 (2.86%) Applications Developer
12 3 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.19%) AngularJS
2 15 (14.29%) HTML
3 14 (13.33%) CSS
4 13 (12.38%) .NET
5 12 (11.43%) Node.js
6 11 (10.48%) React
7 9 (8.57%) ASP.NET
7 9 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET Core
8 7 (6.67%) React Native
8 7 (6.67%) Web Services
9 6 (5.71%) Vue.js
9 6 (5.71%) WireMock
10 4 (3.81%) CSS3
10 4 (3.81%) HTML5
10 4 (3.81%) JSON
10 4 (3.81%) Kafka
10 4 (3.81%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (3.81%) REST
10 4 (3.81%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.81%) User Experience
3 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
3 1 (0.95%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (0.95%) AS400
3 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.95%) Clustering
3 1 (0.95%) Digital TV
3 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (0.95%) FMCG
3 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.95%) Replication
3 1 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.00%) Linux
2 17 (16.19%) Windows
3 5 (4.76%) Unix
4 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.86%) Android
5 3 (2.86%) CentOS
5 3 (2.86%) CoreOS
5 3 (2.86%) Solaris
6 1 (0.95%) HPUX
6 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.95%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (92.38%) Scrum
3 49 (46.67%) DevOps
4 20 (19.05%) TDD
5 18 (17.14%) SDLC
6 17 (16.19%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (16.19%) Test Automation
6 17 (16.19%) User Stories
7 16 (15.24%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 15 (14.29%) Software Delivery
9 13 (12.38%) Software Engineering
10 12 (11.43%) BDD
10 12 (11.43%) Coaching
10 12 (11.43%) Sprint Planning
11 11 (10.48%) MVC
11 11 (10.48%) Web Design
12 10 (9.52%) Business Analysis
12 10 (9.52%) Product Backlog
12 10 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (8.57%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.76%) Java
2 25 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 17 (16.19%) SQL
4 16 (15.24%) Python
5 11 (10.48%) C#
6 10 (9.52%) Groovy
7 8 (7.62%) T-SQL
8 7 (6.67%) Shell Script
9 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.81%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.86%) Apple Swift
11 3 (2.86%) ES6
11 3 (2.86%) Java 8
11 3 (2.86%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.86%) Ruby
12 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.90%) PHP
13 1 (0.95%) C++
13 1 (0.95%) COBOL
13 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.95%) PMP
4 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.95%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.62%) QA
System Software
1 29 (27.62%) Docker
2 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.95%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 25 (23.81%) Ansible
1 25 (23.81%) Terraform
2 18 (17.14%) Kubernetes
3 11 (10.48%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.86%) Consul
4 3 (2.86%) Packer
4 3 (2.86%) Puppet
5 2 (1.90%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (1.90%) Grafana
5 2 (1.90%) HAProxy
5 2 (1.90%) Kibana
5 2 (1.90%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.90%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (6.67%) Oracle
2 6 (5.71%) ServiceNow
2 6 (5.71%) Xamarin
3 5 (4.76%) Atlassian
3 5 (4.76%) SAP
3 5 (4.76%) Splunk
4 4 (3.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.81%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.86%) LogicMonitor
5 3 (2.86%) Moogsoft
6 2 (1.90%) Google
6 2 (1.90%) hybris
6 2 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.90%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.90%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.90%) VMware
7 1 (0.95%) Amdocs
7 1 (0.95%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.95%) Pega
7 1 (0.95%) Sun