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 3 months to 23 June 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
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 149 242
Rank change year-on-year -1 +93  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 104 117 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.34% 1.31% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.59% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 77 30
Median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £325 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £434 £403
% change year-on-year +3.80% +7.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +59.23%  

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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6432 7347 7628
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 83.08% 81.98% 80.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3769 4490 4391
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 271 270
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +3 34 £525 +25.00% 9
Berkshire +34 29 £525 +31.25% 10
Buckinghamshire +1 20 £475 +2.70% 3
Surrey 0 16 £413 -11.29% 7
West Sussex +1 2 £389 -18.15% 2
Hampshire -10 1 £400 +23.07% 10
East Sussex -11 1 - - 2
Kent - 1 - - 4
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 191 (97.45%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (85.71%) Scrum
3 94 (47.96%) TDD
4 68 (34.69%) Java
5 56 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (25.00%) BDD
7 48 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
8 45 (22.96%) JavaScript
9 40 (20.41%) Pair Programming
9 40 (20.41%) Microservices
10 39 (19.90%) DevOps
11 38 (19.39%) Test Automation
12 37 (18.88%) Software Engineering
13 36 (18.37%) Web Services
13 36 (18.37%) User Stories
14 32 (16.33%) MVC
14 32 (16.33%) Spring
15 30 (15.31%) Git (software)
16 28 (14.29%) AngularJS
16 28 (14.29%) JIRA
17 26 (13.27%) Coaching
18 25 (12.76%) Web Development
19 23 (11.73%) HTML
19 23 (11.73%) SOA
20 22 (11.22%) Project Management
21 21 (10.71%) CSS
22 20 (10.20%) SQL
22 20 (10.20%) Unit Testing
22 20 (10.20%) Software Delivery
22 20 (10.20%) SOLID

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 16 (8.16%) Confluence
2 14 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 10 (5.10%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (4.08%) IIS
4 8 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.06%) Apache
5 6 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.55%) Apache Solr
7 4 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.04%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.53%) CMS
8 3 (1.53%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (1.53%) LiveCycle
8 3 (1.53%) SAS
9 1 (0.51%) JBoss
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.51%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 10 (5.10%) Magento
2 3 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.53%) Staffware
3 2 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.51%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.51%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 48 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.06%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (2.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (2.55%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.55%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (2.55%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (2.55%) CloudFront
5 4 (2.04%) IaaS
5 4 (2.04%) PaaS
6 3 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.53%) Internet
1 3 (1.53%) LDAP
2 2 (1.02%) HTTP
2 2 (1.02%) Intranet
3 1 (0.51%) DNS
3 1 (0.51%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.51%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.67%) NoSQL
2 13 (6.63%) Big Data
3 10 (5.10%) Hadoop
3 10 (5.10%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.06%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.04%) DB2
7 4 (2.04%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.04%) QlikView
7 4 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.53%) Redis
9 2 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.02%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (15.31%) Git (software)
2 28 (14.29%) JIRA
3 20 (10.20%) Jenkins
4 16 (8.16%) IntelliJ
5 14 (7.14%) Maven
6 12 (6.12%) Gradle
7 11 (5.61%) TeamCity
8 10 (5.10%) JUnit
9 9 (4.59%) Eclipse
9 9 (4.59%) Mercurial
10 8 (4.08%) Selenium
11 7 (3.57%) Grunt
11 7 (3.57%) gulp
11 7 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (3.57%) SonarQube
12 6 (3.06%) SpecFlow
12 6 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (3.06%) Visual Studio Team System
13 4 (2.04%) Moq
13 4 (2.04%) MSTest
General
1 19 (9.69%) Finance
2 16 (8.16%) Publishing
3 14 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.61%) Retail
5 9 (4.59%) Banking
6 7 (3.57%) Marketing
7 4 (2.04%) Automotive
8 3 (1.53%) Electronics
8 3 (1.53%) German Language
8 3 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.02%) Back Office
10 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (37.24%) Developer
2 41 (20.92%) Java Developer
3 30 (15.31%) Scrum Master
4 28 (14.29%) Analyst
5 19 (9.69%) Business Analyst
6 18 (9.18%) Agile Coach
6 18 (9.18%) AWS Developer
7 15 (7.65%) Agile Scrum Master
8 11 (5.61%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (5.10%) Agile Developer
9 10 (5.10%) Architect
9 10 (5.10%) Node.js Developer
10 9 (4.59%) Senior Developer
10 9 (4.59%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (4.08%) Project Manager
12 7 (3.57%) E-Commerce Developer
12 7 (3.57%) HTML CSS Developer
12 7 (3.57%) HTML Developer
12 7 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (3.06%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (18.37%) Web Services
2 32 (16.33%) Spring
3 28 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 23 (11.73%) HTML
5 21 (10.71%) CSS
6 19 (9.69%) React
7 18 (9.18%) Node.js
8 16 (8.16%) Spring MVC
9 15 (7.65%) RESTful
10 13 (6.63%) REST
11 12 (6.12%) Sass
11 12 (6.12%) Spring Boot
12 11 (5.61%) .NET
13 10 (5.10%) CSS3
13 10 (5.10%) JSON
13 10 (5.10%) LESS
14 9 (4.59%) ASP.NET
14 9 (4.59%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (4.59%) JSF
14 9 (4.59%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.08%) Data Structures
2 6 (3.06%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.55%) Algorithms
3 5 (2.55%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.55%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.53%) User Experience
6 2 (1.02%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.51%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.51%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.51%) Fintech
7 1 (0.51%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.51%) PMI
7 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.59%) Linux
2 3 (1.53%) Unix
2 3 (1.53%) Windows
2 3 (1.53%) zOS
3 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.51%) CentOS
3 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (97.45%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (85.71%) Scrum
3 94 (47.96%) TDD
4 56 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (25.00%) BDD
6 40 (20.41%) Microservices
6 40 (20.41%) Pair Programming
7 39 (19.90%) DevOps
8 38 (19.39%) Test Automation
9 37 (18.88%) Software Engineering
10 36 (18.37%) User Stories
11 32 (16.33%) MVC
12 26 (13.27%) Coaching
13 25 (12.76%) Web Development
14 23 (11.73%) SOA
15 22 (11.22%) Project Management
16 20 (10.20%) Software Delivery
16 20 (10.20%) SOLID
16 20 (10.20%) Unit Testing
17 18 (9.18%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 68 (34.69%) Java
2 45 (22.96%) JavaScript
3 20 (10.20%) SQL
4 18 (9.18%) Ruby
5 17 (8.67%) Python
5 17 (8.67%) Scala
6 14 (7.14%) PHP
7 12 (6.12%) C#
8 11 (5.61%) Go
9 9 (4.59%) TypeScript
10 7 (3.57%) Groovy
11 6 (3.06%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.55%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.55%) R
13 4 (2.04%) ES6
13 4 (2.04%) F#
13 4 (2.04%) MATLAB
13 4 (2.04%) VB
14 2 (1.02%) Perl
14 2 (1.02%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 17 (8.67%) Degree
2 11 (5.61%) ISEB
3 6 (3.06%) PMI Certification
3 6 (3.06%) PMP
3 6 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (3.06%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.06%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.53%) APMG
6 1 (0.51%) CBAP
6 1 (0.51%) HND
6 1 (0.51%) IIBA
6 1 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.63%) QA
2 5 (2.55%) GDPR
3 1 (0.51%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (5.61%) Docker
2 3 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.51%) vSphere
3 1 (0.51%) zsh
Systems Management
1 12 (6.12%) Ansible
2 11 (5.61%) Terraform
3 9 (4.59%) Mesos
4 3 (1.53%) Puppet
5 1 (0.51%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.51%) Kibana
5 1 (0.51%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.51%) logstash
5 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 19 (9.69%) Oracle
2 17 (8.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.57%) New Relic
4 6 (3.06%) Adobe
5 5 (2.55%) SAP
6 4 (2.04%) Infor
7 3 (1.53%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.53%) ILOG
7 3 (1.53%) VMware
8 1 (0.51%) Citrix
8 1 (0.51%) EMC
8 1 (0.51%) Progress
8 1 (0.51%) Remedy
8 1 (0.51%) ServiceNow
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