Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 131 136
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 +36
Contract jobs citing Kanban 82 77 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.35% 1.40% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.68% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 44 64
South West median daily rate £475 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.10% +4.93% +0.06%
10th Percentile £362 £320 £302
90th Percentile £580 £529 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £47.33
% change year-on-year +28.57% -26.05% +35.22%

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 5,167 4,583 4,781
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.38% 83.13% 81.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,196 2,897 3,170
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 190 267
South West median hourly rate £41.52 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.61% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.79 £12.48
90th Percentile £49.88 £48.88 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.85%

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 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in the South West

Kanban
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 October 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 -9 28 £425 -6.85% 27
Wiltshire -3 23 £475 +13.10% 9
Devon -9 11 £510 +16.57% 4
Gloucestershire +4 8 £425 +1.19% 5
Dorset - 5 £665 - 2
Somerset -4 4 £475 +5.56% 5
Kanban
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 81 (98.78%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (76.83%) Scrum
3 20 (24.39%) TDD
3 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
3 20 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (23.17%) JIRA
5 18 (21.95%) Coaching
6 17 (20.73%) Java
7 16 (19.51%) Security Cleared
8 15 (18.29%) REST
9 14 (17.07%) SC Cleared
9 14 (17.07%) Project Management
9 14 (17.07%) Jenkins
10 13 (15.85%) HTML
10 13 (15.85%) CSS
10 13 (15.85%) BDD
11 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
11 11 (13.41%) Confluence
11 11 (13.41%) SDLC
12 10 (12.20%) User Stories
12 10 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (12.20%) React
12 10 (12.20%) Test Automation
12 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
13 9 (10.98%) Google
13 9 (10.98%) Open Source
13 9 (10.98%) Finance
13 9 (10.98%) Linux
13 9 (10.98%) Adobe
13 9 (10.98%) Software Delivery

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 11 (13.41%) Confluence
2 6 (7.32%) CMS
3 2 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (2.44%) Apache
3 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.22%) JBoss
4 1 (1.22%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Fireworks
1 4 (4.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.22%) Datadog
5 1 (1.22%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) HTTP
2 5 (6.10%) Internet
3 3 (3.66%) SSL
3 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.66%) Power BI
4 2 (2.44%) Big Data
4 2 (2.44%) MySQL
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.22%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.22%) GIS
5 1 (1.22%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.22%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.22%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (23.17%) JIRA
2 14 (17.07%) Jenkins
3 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
4 8 (9.76%) Hudson
4 8 (9.76%) Maven
5 7 (8.54%) Selenium
6 6 (7.32%) Subversion
7 5 (6.10%) JUnit
7 5 (6.10%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.66%) Bitbucket
8 3 (3.66%) Mockito
8 3 (3.66%) SonarQube
8 3 (3.66%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.22%) DbUnit
10 1 (1.22%) FishEye
10 1 (1.22%) jMock
10 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (10.98%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Banking
2 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.66%) Publishing
4 2 (2.44%) Electronics
4 2 (2.44%) Marketing
4 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (28.05%) Developer
2 12 (14.63%) Project Manager
3 8 (9.76%) UI Developer
4 7 (8.54%) Analyst
4 7 (8.54%) Scrum Master
5 6 (7.32%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 6 (7.32%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.10%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (6.10%) React Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Consultant
7 4 (4.88%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Writer
8 3 (3.66%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.29%) REST
2 13 (15.85%) CSS
2 13 (15.85%) HTML
3 10 (12.20%) React
4 8 (9.76%) HTML5
5 7 (8.54%) .NET
6 6 (7.32%) RESTful
6 6 (7.32%) Sass
7 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
7 5 (6.10%) CSS3
7 5 (6.10%) JSON
8 4 (4.88%) Django
8 4 (4.88%) Handlebars
8 4 (4.88%) LESS
8 4 (4.88%) Mustache
8 4 (4.88%) Spring
8 4 (4.88%) Spring MVC
8 4 (4.88%) Web Services
9 3 (3.66%) Play Framework
9 3 (3.66%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) User Experience
2 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.10%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.66%) Blog
4 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.66%) Wiki
5 2 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.44%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) Fintech
6 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) iPad
6 1 (1.22%) PMI
6 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.98%) Linux
2 3 (3.66%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) Android
3 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.22%) Unix
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (98.78%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (76.83%) Scrum
3 20 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (24.39%) TDD
4 18 (21.95%) Coaching
5 14 (17.07%) Project Management
6 13 (15.85%) BDD
7 11 (13.41%) SDLC
8 10 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
8 10 (12.20%) Test Automation
8 10 (12.20%) User Stories
9 9 (10.98%) DevOps
9 9 (10.98%) Open Source
9 9 (10.98%) Software Delivery
10 8 (9.76%) Mentoring
10 8 (9.76%) Pair Programming
10 8 (9.76%) PRINCE2
10 8 (9.76%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
2 17 (20.73%) Java
3 6 (7.32%) Ruby
4 4 (4.88%) ES6
4 4 (4.88%) Python
4 4 (4.88%) SQL
5 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.66%) Java 8
5 3 (3.66%) PHP
5 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.66%) Scala
6 2 (2.44%) VB
6 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.22%) Ada
7 1 (1.22%) C
7 1 (1.22%) C#
7 1 (1.22%) C++
7 1 (1.22%) Korn
7 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 14 (17.07%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.66%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.44%) Degree
4 2 (2.44%) PMP
4 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.22%) APMP
5 1 (1.22%) CCNA
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.22%) CISSP
5 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) GIAC
5 1 (1.22%) ISEB
5 1 (1.22%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (1.22%) MCSE
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.22%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.22%) SANS
5 1 (1.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) GDPR
3 1 (1.22%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (10.98%) Docker
2 2 (2.44%) vSphere
3 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) Firmware
3 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.44%) Ansible
2 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.44%) Puppet
3 1 (1.22%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.22%) Salt
3 1 (1.22%) Suricata
3 1 (1.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 9 (10.98%) Adobe
1 9 (10.98%) Google
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle
4 3 (3.66%) Splunk
5 2 (2.44%) Coverity
5 2 (2.44%) Informatica
5 2 (2.44%) Omniture
5 2 (2.44%) SAP
5 2 (2.44%) VMware
6 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco
6 1 (1.22%) HP
6 1 (1.22%) Qualys
6 1 (1.22%) Red Hat