Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 19 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 48 99
Rank change year-on-year -22 +51 -47
Contract jobs citing Kanban 7 36 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.75% 3.23% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 3.87% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 27 5
South Wales median daily rate £425 £485 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.37% +14.12% +30.77%
10th Percentile £403 £393 £289
90th Percentile £448 £593 £450
Wales median daily rate £425 £493 £425
% change year-on-year -13.71% +15.88% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate £44.00 - -
Wales median hourly rate £44.00 - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 779 931 1065
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 83.94% 83.50% 82.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 656 811
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.96% +3.00%
10th Percentile £190 £213 £238
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -3.13% +9.59% +0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 42 41
South Wales median hourly rate £23.07 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.17% +28.57% -7.44%
10th Percentile £12.98 £10.33 £9.25
90th Percentile £58.75 £63.85 £33.75
Wales median hourly rate £24.00 £16.84 £14.00
% change year-on-year +42.54% +20.27% -20.00%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in South Wales

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in South Wales

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 19 October 2017. 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
Cardiff -3 5 £425 -15.00% 3
Newport -5 2 - - 1
Kanban
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA
5 2 (28.57%) Release Management
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (14.29%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (14.29%) Trello
6 1 (14.29%) Docker
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) UML
6 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) DBA
4 1 (14.29%) MongoDB DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
4 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (28.57%) Release Management
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) UML
6 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle