The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 23 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.49% - 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% - 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £400 - £353
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 Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 146 165 306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 71.22% 76.39% 85.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 99 229
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 14
Median hourly rate £13.40 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.74% +8.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £12.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £33.60 £40.00
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 Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) JIRA
2 5 (71.43%) Coaching
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) User Stories
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 1 (14.29%) COBIT
6 1 (14.29%) Selenium
6 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) ATDD
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (14.29%) ITSM
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum Master
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Coaching
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) ATDD
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow