The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 24 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 48 46
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.31% 0.45% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.54% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £425 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.44% +7.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £434 £403
% change year-on-year +3.80% +7.70%  
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 269 370 340
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 83.54% 83.52% 80.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 277 221
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 10
Median hourly rate £22.75 £18.21 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.93% +45.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £10.40 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in South Yorkshire

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Sheffield +10 1 £425 -1.44% 2
Kanban
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 20 (100.00%) Scrum
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) User Experience
2 11 (55.00%) Service Design
3 9 (45.00%) Banking
4 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (30.00%) Coaching
6 5 (25.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) Spring
7 3 (15.00%) Web Development
7 3 (15.00%) J2EE
7 3 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (15.00%) Games
7 3 (15.00%) BDD
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) Mobile First
7 3 (15.00%) Product Management
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) Scala
8 2 (10.00%) RESTful
8 2 (10.00%) DbUnit
8 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
8 2 (10.00%) Mockito
8 2 (10.00%) PowerMock
8 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
8 2 (10.00%) User Stories
8 2 (10.00%) Go
8 2 (10.00%) Apache Camel

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) DbUnit
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) jMock
1 2 (10.00%) JUnit
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
1 2 (10.00%) Mockito
1 2 (10.00%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (45.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Games
3 2 (10.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Product Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Scrum Master
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Digital Product Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) J2EE
1 3 (15.00%) Spring
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) PowerMock
2 2 (10.00%) REST
2 2 (10.00%) RESTful
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Online Games
2 2 (10.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) Scrum
2 11 (55.00%) Service Design
3 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (30.00%) Coaching
5 5 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile First
6 3 (15.00%) Product Management
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) Web Development
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (10.00%) Microservices
7 2 (10.00%) Prototyping
7 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) User Stories
8 1 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) Scala
2 2 (10.00%) Go
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) VMware