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 3 months to 22 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 West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 130 126
Rank change year-on-year +36 -4  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 40 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.48% 0.57% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 0.72% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 12
Median daily rate £438 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +5.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £333 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £403
% change year-on-year +4.65% +6.83%  
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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2211 2375 2447
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 82.04% 79.19% 78.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1414 1565 1643
Median daily rate £400 £385 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -1.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 109 112
Median hourly rate £43.50 £35.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.53% -2.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.25 £55.00
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 West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 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
Wiltshire +11 12 £560 +31.76% 2
Devon +6 11 £438 +29.62%
Bristol -1 9 £500 +11.11% 7
Somerset - 2 £333 - 2
Gloucestershire +9 1 - - 2
Kanban
England

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

1 59 (98.33%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (91.67%) Scrum
3 28 (46.67%) TDD
4 23 (38.33%) Test Automation
5 20 (33.33%) MVC
6 19 (31.67%) C#
6 19 (31.67%) .NET
6 19 (31.67%) DevOps
7 18 (30.00%) Security Cleared
8 17 (28.33%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
8 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET
9 16 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (25.00%) BDD
10 15 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 15 (25.00%) QA
11 13 (21.67%) Project Management
11 13 (21.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (20.00%) WPF
12 12 (20.00%) Unit Testing
12 12 (20.00%) Java
12 12 (20.00%) SQL
12 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
13 11 (18.33%) .NET Framework
13 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
14 10 (16.67%) CSS
14 10 (16.67%) HTML
14 10 (16.67%) PMP
14 10 (16.67%) Puppet

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 8 (13.33%) NServiceBus
2 7 (11.67%) Confluence
2 7 (11.67%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.33%) Apache
3 2 (3.33%) IIS
3 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.67%) Liferay
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.33%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (10.00%) GitHub
3 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) LDAP
2 2 (3.33%) DHCP
2 2 (3.33%) DNS
2 2 (3.33%) NAS
2 2 (3.33%) SAN
2 2 (3.33%) VPN
3 1 (1.67%) DSL
3 1 (1.67%) HTTP
3 1 (1.67%) MQTT
3 1 (1.67%) SMS
3 1 (1.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.67%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (1.67%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Bitbucket
2 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.33%) JIRA
3 7 (11.67%) TeamCity
4 6 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.00%) Spock
6 3 (5.00%) Vagrant
7 2 (3.33%) Mockito
7 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.67%) Calabash
8 1 (1.67%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.67%) Selenium
8 1 (1.67%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Local Government
2 4 (6.67%) Marketing
3 3 (5.00%) Electronics
3 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Games
5 1 (1.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (48.33%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Analyst
3 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 7 (11.67%) AWS Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Head of Delivery
6 6 (10.00%) Head of Design
7 5 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Tester
8 4 (6.67%) Automation Tester
8 4 (6.67%) Azure Developer
8 4 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.67%) .NET
2 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET
2 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (20.00%) WPF
4 11 (18.33%) .NET Framework
5 10 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 10 (16.67%) CSS
5 10 (16.67%) HTML
5 10 (16.67%) Node.js
6 7 (11.67%) Ember.js
7 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (10.00%) REST
8 5 (8.33%) HTML5
8 5 (8.33%) Sass
8 5 (8.33%) SOAP
8 5 (8.33%) Web Services
9 4 (6.67%) CSS3
9 4 (6.67%) jQuery
9 4 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.33%) Public Cloud
3 7 (11.67%) Data Centre
3 7 (11.67%) PMI
4 6 (10.00%) Blog
5 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.33%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (98.33%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (91.67%) Scrum
3 28 (46.67%) TDD
4 23 (38.33%) Test Automation
5 20 (33.33%) MVC
6 19 (31.67%) DevOps
7 16 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (25.00%) BDD
9 13 (21.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (21.67%) Project Management
10 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 12 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 10 (16.67%) Microservices
12 9 (15.00%) Pair Programming
13 8 (13.33%) E-Commerce
14 7 (11.67%) ITIL
14 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
14 7 (11.67%) Migration
14 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2
14 7 (11.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) C#
2 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (20.00%) Java
3 12 (20.00%) SQL
4 8 (13.33%) Python
4 8 (13.33%) Ruby
5 6 (10.00%) Scala
6 3 (5.00%) Groovy
6 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.33%) Perl
8 1 (1.67%) ES6
8 1 (1.67%) Go
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.67%) PMP
4 9 (15.00%) Degree
5 8 (13.33%) PMI Certification
6 7 (11.67%) Chartered Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) CITP
6 7 (11.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (11.67%) MBCS
7 5 (8.33%) DV Cleared
8 3 (5.00%) ISTQB
9 2 (3.33%) ISEB
10 1 (1.67%) APMP
10 1 (1.67%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.67%) Docker
3 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) Puppet
2 8 (13.33%) Ansible
2 8 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.33%) SCCM
4 1 (1.67%) Consul
4 1 (1.67%) Graphite
4 1 (1.67%) Kibana
4 1 (1.67%) logstash
4 1 (1.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) VMware
2 7 (11.67%) Atlassian
3 4 (6.67%) SAP
4 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) arcserve
5 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) Splunk
South West
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday