Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 15 February 2019 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 45 88
Rank change year-on-year 0 +43 -3
Contract jobs citing Kanban 53 45 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.08% 4.73% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.85% 5.42% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 42 25
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £425 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -12.82% -2.50%
10th Percentile £305 £400 £375
90th Percentile £532 £550 £525
North East median daily rate £450 £425 £488
% change year-on-year +5.88% -12.82% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 906 831 1,754
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.78% 87.38% 89.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 597 1,283
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £260 £266
90th Percentile £563 £588 £527
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 52
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £26.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.43% -30.94% +37.37%
10th Percentile £9.88 £9.00 £10.73
90th Percentile £46.20 £50.00 £40.00
North East median hourly rate £13.00 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -50.00% +15.56% +32.35%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Kanban as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in Tyne and Wear

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in Tyne and Wear

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Tyne and Wear

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 52 £450 +5.88% 6
Gateshead - 1 £400 -
Kanban
North East

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 53 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (92.45%) Scrum
3 33 (62.26%) JIRA
3 33 (62.26%) Confluence
4 31 (58.49%) Test Automation
5 24 (45.28%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (43.40%) DevOps
6 23 (43.40%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (39.62%) Java
8 18 (33.96%) Cucumber
9 17 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
9 17 (32.08%) Selenium
10 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
10 16 (30.19%) BDD
10 16 (30.19%) Puppet
10 16 (30.19%) User Experience
10 16 (30.19%) Jenkins
11 15 (28.30%) User Stories
11 15 (28.30%) Deployment Automation
11 15 (28.30%) SDLC
11 15 (28.30%) Maven
11 15 (28.30%) Linux
12 14 (26.42%) Web Services
12 14 (26.42%) Sonatype Nexus
12 14 (26.42%) Ansible
13 13 (24.53%) Docker
13 13 (24.53%) Docker Swarm
13 13 (24.53%) SOA
13 13 (24.53%) ZABBIX
14 12 (22.64%) YAML

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 33 (62.26%) Confluence
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (9.43%) Documentum
3 5 (9.43%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.89%) CMS
5 1 (1.89%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.98%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.77%) IaaS
4 1 (1.89%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) Firewall
2 7 (13.21%) VLAN
3 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database
2 6 (11.32%) RDBMS
2 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.89%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (62.26%) JIRA
2 18 (33.96%) Cucumber
3 17 (32.08%) Selenium
4 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
4 16 (30.19%) Jenkins
5 15 (28.30%) Maven
6 14 (26.42%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (5.66%) GitLab
7 3 (5.66%) SoapUI
7 3 (5.66%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.89%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (13.21%) Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Business Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Delivery Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Tester
6 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (7.55%) QA Tester
6 4 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.66%) QA Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) QA Test Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) Web Services
2 12 (22.64%) Elastic Stack
2 12 (22.64%) YAML
3 11 (20.75%) RESTful
4 9 (16.98%) Gherkin
5 5 (9.43%) REST
5 5 (9.43%) XML
6 3 (5.66%) HTML
6 3 (5.66%) JSP
7 2 (3.77%) .NET
7 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.77%) HTML5
7 2 (3.77%) SOAP
7 2 (3.77%) Spring
7 2 (3.77%) XSD
8 1 (1.89%) CSS
8 1 (1.89%) Middleware
8 1 (1.89%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) User Experience
2 12 (22.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.55%) Algorithms
5 4 (7.55%) Data Structures
5 4 (7.55%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.30%) Linux
2 12 (22.64%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.77%) CentOS
5 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (92.45%) Scrum
3 31 (58.49%) Test Automation
4 24 (45.28%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (43.40%) DevOps
5 23 (43.40%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (30.19%) BDD
7 15 (28.30%) Deployment Automation
7 15 (28.30%) SDLC
7 15 (28.30%) User Stories
8 13 (24.53%) SOA
9 12 (22.64%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 12 (22.64%) Change Management
9 12 (22.64%) Configuration Management
9 12 (22.64%) Infrastructure Management
9 12 (22.64%) Performance Monitoring
9 12 (22.64%) Release Automation
10 11 (20.75%) API Testing
10 11 (20.75%) Coaching
10 11 (20.75%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) Java
2 12 (22.64%) Perl
2 12 (22.64%) Python
2 12 (22.64%) Ruby
3 11 (20.75%) Scala
4 9 (16.98%) Groovy
5 5 (9.43%) C#
5 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.43%) SQL
6 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (30.19%) Puppet
2 14 (26.42%) Ansible
3 13 (24.53%) Docker Swarm
3 13 (24.53%) ZABBIX
4 12 (22.64%) Nagios
5 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Riverbed
2 10 (18.87%) Oracle
3 7 (13.21%) Atlassian
3 7 (13.21%) Pega
4 2 (3.77%) EnterpriseDB
4 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat