The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Kanban
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 5.56% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £261 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £409
% change year-on-year - +10.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year -13.79% -  

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 Taunton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Taunton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 25 27 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 69.44% 79.41% 86.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 97
Median daily rate £280 £425 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.11% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £530 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton 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 Taunton

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in Taunton

Kanban
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
3 10 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (75.00%) QA
5 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
6 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
6 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
6 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
7 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
7 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
7 5 (41.67%) WPF
7 5 (41.67%) TDD
7 5 (41.67%) Pair Programming
7 5 (41.67%) BDD
7 5 (41.67%) SpecFlow
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (41.67%) Line Management
7 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (33.33%) NServiceBus
8 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (25.00%) MVC
9 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing

Kanban
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 4 (33.33%) NServiceBus
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) K2 blackpearl
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (41.67%) SpecFlow
2 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (8.33%) NUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) WPF Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
3 5 (41.67%) WPF
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (8.33%) WF
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
4 5 (41.67%) BDD
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (41.67%) Line Management
4 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Pair Programming
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft