Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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 West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 127 168
Rank change year-on-year +14 +41 +24
Contract jobs citing Kanban 86 82 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.53% 1.41% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.77% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 71 49
South West median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -
10th Percentile £320 £305 £273
90th Percentile £538 £538 £445
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -17.65% - -

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 4570 4641 5272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.33% 79.92% 79.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2882 3120 3572
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £260 £238 £255
90th Percentile £556 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 269 254
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +48.08%
10th Percentile £12.19 £12.00 £13.86
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.76
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 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
Bristol 0 33 £450 -2.70% 5
Devon - 21 £438 -
Wiltshire -14 13 £420 +21.74% 1
Gloucestershire +15 6 £420 -1.18% 4
Somerset -18 5 £513 +46.43% 1
Dorset +11 2 £598 +13.93%
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 82 (95.35%) Scrum
2 80 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (43.02%) TDD
4 30 (34.88%) DevOps
5 29 (33.72%) Coaching
5 29 (33.72%) BDD
6 25 (29.07%) Jenkins
6 25 (29.07%) JIRA
7 23 (26.74%) Java
7 23 (26.74%) JavaScript
8 20 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
9 19 (22.09%) Test Automation
9 19 (22.09%) Git (software)
9 19 (22.09%) SQL
9 19 (22.09%) Mentoring
10 17 (19.77%) .NET
10 17 (19.77%) C#
10 17 (19.77%) MVC
10 17 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (18.60%) Security Cleared
11 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
12 15 (17.44%) AngularJS
12 15 (17.44%) Continuous Delivery
13 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (16.28%) Amazon EC2
13 14 (16.28%) Unit Testing
13 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET
13 14 (16.28%) Python
14 13 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (15.12%) Software Engineering

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 12 (13.95%) Confluence
2 6 (6.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (5.81%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.65%) NServiceBus
5 3 (3.49%) CMS
5 3 (3.49%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.33%) EPiServer
6 2 (2.33%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.16%) Liferay
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 20 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (16.28%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (12.79%) GitHub
4 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (10.47%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (9.30%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (9.30%) Serverless
7 3 (3.49%) SaaS
8 2 (2.33%) PaaS
9 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.16%) IaaS
9 1 (1.16%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) HTTP
1 2 (2.33%) SMS
1 2 (2.33%) SSL
2 1 (1.16%) DSL
2 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.47%) NoSQL
3 8 (9.30%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (5.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (5.81%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.65%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.16%) Biml
8 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.16%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (1.16%) Power BI
8 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.16%) Spatial Data
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (29.07%) Jenkins
1 25 (29.07%) JIRA
2 19 (22.09%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.47%) Bitbucket
4 7 (8.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (8.14%) Maven
4 7 (8.14%) Selenium
5 6 (6.98%) Cucumber
5 6 (6.98%) Mockito
5 6 (6.98%) SonarQube
5 6 (6.98%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (6.98%) TeamCity
6 5 (5.81%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (5.81%) ScriptRunner
6 5 (5.81%) Subversion
6 5 (5.81%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.65%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.49%) NUnit
8 3 (3.49%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.33%) JMeter
General
1 6 (6.98%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Banking
2 4 (4.65%) Law
3 2 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) Advertising
4 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.16%) Automotive
4 1 (1.16%) Electronics
4 1 (1.16%) Local Government
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Military
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (39.53%) Developer
2 12 (13.95%) .NET Developer
3 10 (11.63%) Delivery Manager
4 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 7 (8.14%) C# Developer
5 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Agile Coach
6 6 (6.98%) AWS Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Consultant
6 6 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.77%) .NET
2 15 (17.44%) AngularJS
3 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET
3 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (12.79%) CSS
4 11 (12.79%) HTML
5 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (10.47%) Node.js
5 9 (10.47%) React
6 8 (9.30%) Web Services
7 6 (6.98%) Ember.js
7 6 (6.98%) JSR 170
7 6 (6.98%) OSGi
7 6 (6.98%) PowerMock
7 6 (6.98%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (6.98%) Sass
8 5 (5.81%) WPF
9 4 (4.65%) .NET Framework
9 4 (4.65%) HTML5
9 4 (4.65%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.30%) Blog
2 8 (9.30%) Public Cloud
3 6 (6.98%) User Experience
4 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.49%) PMI
6 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.81%) Linux
2 2 (2.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (95.35%) Scrum
2 80 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (43.02%) TDD
4 30 (34.88%) DevOps
5 29 (33.72%) BDD
5 29 (33.72%) Coaching
6 19 (22.09%) Mentoring
6 19 (22.09%) Test Automation
7 17 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (19.77%) MVC
8 15 (17.44%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (16.28%) Unit Testing
10 13 (15.12%) Software Engineering
10 13 (15.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (15.12%) User Stories
11 10 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (10.47%) Analytical Thinking
12 9 (10.47%) Pair Programming
12 9 (10.47%) Project Management
13 8 (9.30%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.74%) Java
1 23 (26.74%) JavaScript
2 19 (22.09%) SQL
3 17 (19.77%) C#
4 14 (16.28%) Python
5 6 (6.98%) Scala
6 5 (5.81%) Groovy
6 5 (5.81%) Ruby
7 4 (4.65%) PHP
8 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.33%) PHP 5
9 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.79%) Degree
3 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.49%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (3.49%) CISSP
4 3 (3.49%) CITP
4 3 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.49%) ISEB
4 3 (3.49%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (3.49%) Master's Degree
4 3 (3.49%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) QA
2 4 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (10.47%) Docker
2 5 (5.81%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.33%) Puppet
3 1 (1.16%) Grafana
3 1 (1.16%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.98%) Adobe
2 6 (6.98%) Coverity
3 5 (5.81%) Atlassian
3 5 (5.81%) Citrix
3 5 (5.81%) VMware
4 4 (4.65%) IBM
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle
5 3 (3.49%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.33%) HP
6 2 (2.33%) SAP
7 1 (1.16%) hybris
7 1 (1.16%) Splunk