Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 May 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 West
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 143 174
Rank change year-on-year -2 +31 +18
Contract jobs citing Kanban 50 59 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.99% 1.14% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.36% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 44 31
South West median daily rate £425 £366 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.04% -8.44% -
10th Percentile £363 £280 £313
90th Percentile £523 £578 £525
England median daily rate £500 £475 £490
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +15.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South West median hourly rate - £37.50 -
England median hourly rate £53.75 £37.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +43.33% -25.00% +42.86%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,135 4,326 4,833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.78% 83.48% 82.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,487 2,819 3,229
South West median daily rate £405 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.89% +6.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £253
90th Percentile £563 £550 £530
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 223 263
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £39.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.52% -1.25% +19.69%
10th Percentile £11.18 £14.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.05 £52.10
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +8.70% +8.75%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in the South West

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in the South West

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in the South West over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in the South West

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
Bristol +5 23 £425 +32.81% 6
Wiltshire +5 8 £500 +11.11% 3
Gloucestershire +14 6 £430 +17.81% 7
Dorset -7 6 £400 -5.88% 4
Somerset -4 2 £425 +45.92% 4
Cornwall - 2 £213 - 2
Devon -7 1 £450 +3.69% 1
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 West region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 47 (94.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (80.00%) Scrum
3 16 (32.00%) JIRA
4 14 (28.00%) HTML
5 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (26.00%) SQL
5 13 (26.00%) TDD
6 12 (24.00%) BDD
7 11 (22.00%) MVC
7 11 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (20.00%) jQuery
9 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
9 9 (18.00%) Confluence
9 9 (18.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
9 9 (18.00%) Oracle
9 9 (18.00%) Java
10 8 (16.00%) C#
10 8 (16.00%) .NET
10 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
10 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
10 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (14.00%) IBM
11 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
12 6 (12.00%) CSS
12 6 (12.00%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (12.00%) SAP

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (18.00%) Confluence
2 3 (6.00%) CMS
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) Liferay
4 1 (2.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.00%) GitHub
3 4 (8.00%) PaaS
4 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Firewall
1 1 (2.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (12.00%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (8.00%) Lumira
3 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.00%) Power BI
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.00%) MySQL
5 2 (4.00%) Redis
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.00%) Big Data
6 1 (2.00%) GIS
6 1 (2.00%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) JIRA
2 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.00%) Maven
3 5 (10.00%) NUnit
3 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (8.00%) MSTest
5 3 (6.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (6.00%) Bitbucket
5 3 (6.00%) gulp
6 2 (4.00%) Gradle
6 2 (4.00%) JUnit
6 2 (4.00%) Selenium
6 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.00%) Ant
7 1 (2.00%) ClearQuest
7 1 (2.00%) JMeter
7 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Designer
3 6 (12.00%) Interaction Designer
3 6 (12.00%) UX Designer
4 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (8.00%) Angular Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) HTML
2 10 (20.00%) jQuery
3 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
4 8 (16.00%) .NET
5 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (12.00%) CSS
7 5 (10.00%) Spring
8 4 (8.00%) Kendo UI
8 4 (8.00%) REST
8 4 (8.00%) WCF
9 3 (6.00%) HTML5
9 3 (6.00%) JSON
9 3 (6.00%) OOCSS
9 3 (6.00%) React
10 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
10 2 (4.00%) Spring Boot
10 2 (4.00%) Spring MVC
10 2 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) User Experience
2 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Blog
3 1 (2.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.00%) CentOS
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (94.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (80.00%) Scrum
3 13 (26.00%) TDD
4 12 (24.00%) BDD
5 11 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (22.00%) MVC
6 9 (18.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.00%) Asset Management
8 6 (12.00%) DevOps
8 6 (12.00%) ETL
8 6 (12.00%) Performance Management
8 6 (12.00%) Typography
8 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 5 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
9 5 (10.00%) OO
9 5 (10.00%) Performance Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 9 (18.00%) Java
3 8 (16.00%) C#
4 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (10.00%) Java 8
6 3 (6.00%) C
7 2 (4.00%) PHP
7 2 (4.00%) Python
7 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) Korn
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby
8 1 (2.00%) Scala
8 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Docker
2 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Firmware
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.00%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.00%) IBM
4 6 (12.00%) SAP
5 5 (10.00%) Cognos
6 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.00%) Google
6 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.00%) Adobe
7 1 (2.00%) Hitachi
7 1 (2.00%) VMware