Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 21 July 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 81 78
Rank change year-on-year +50 -3 +26
Contract jobs citing Kanban 91 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.10% 1.21% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.98% 1.43% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 10 12
Wales median daily rate £415 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.61% -17.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £318 £159 £333
90th Percentile £475 £503 £600
UK median daily rate £485 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +2.11% - +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Wales median hourly rate - - £43.50
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% -25.53% +34.29%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,303 1,122 997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 87.33% 84.68% 81.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 790 684
Wales median daily rate £405 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.58% +1.33% +5.34%
10th Percentile £285 £183 £230
90th Percentile £563 £538 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.11% +5.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 84 57
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +47.06% +21.43%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £10.15
90th Percentile £40.40 £77.50 £69.40
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +11.63%

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Kanban as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in Wales

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in Wales

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in Wales over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in Wales

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
South Wales +38 85 £415 +0.61% 13
West Wales +14 1 - -
Kanban
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 91 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (79.12%) Scrum
3 52 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 49 (53.85%) TDD
4 49 (53.85%) PHP
5 48 (52.75%) SOA
6 47 (51.65%) Project Management
6 47 (51.65%) Software Engineering
7 45 (49.45%) Web Services
8 43 (47.25%) Data Warehouse
9 36 (39.56%) Relational Database
10 34 (37.36%) Customer-Centric Approach
10 34 (37.36%) Customer-Centricity
11 26 (28.57%) Zend
12 16 (17.58%) Validation
13 13 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 11 (12.09%) PTC Integrity
14 11 (12.09%) Customer Requirements
14 11 (12.09%) Laravel
14 11 (12.09%) Rational Rhapsody
14 11 (12.09%) Human Factors
14 11 (12.09%) Requirements Management
14 11 (12.09%) PTC
14 11 (12.09%) IBM
15 10 (10.99%) Finance
16 9 (9.89%) JIRA
17 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
17 8 (8.79%) DevOps
17 8 (8.79%) Mentoring
17 8 (8.79%) Coaching

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (1.10%) Confluence
1 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) DNS
1 1 (1.10%) Firewall
1 1 (1.10%) HTTP
1 1 (1.10%) Network Security
1 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (47.25%) Data Warehouse
2 36 (39.56%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.30%) Big Data
4 3 (3.30%) HPCC
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Rational Rhapsody
2 9 (9.89%) JIRA
3 7 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.40%) Selenium
4 4 (4.40%) SpecFlow
4 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (4.40%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.10%) Maven
General
1 10 (10.99%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Publishing
3 3 (3.30%) Marketing
4 2 (2.20%) Electronics
4 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (52.75%) Developer
2 44 (48.35%) PHP Developer
3 22 (24.18%) Software Engineer
4 20 (21.98%) PHP Software Engineer
5 16 (17.58%) Agile Developer
5 16 (17.58%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 13 (14.29%) PHP Zend Developer
7 10 (10.99%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 10 (10.99%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) Agile Coach
9 6 (6.59%) Delivery Manager
10 5 (5.49%) Scrum Master
10 5 (5.49%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.40%) Automation Tester
11 4 (4.40%) Engineering Manager
11 4 (4.40%) Tester
12 3 (3.30%) Agile Project Manager
12 3 (3.30%) Developer in Test
12 3 (3.30%) Software Tester
12 3 (3.30%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (49.45%) Web Services
2 11 (12.09%) Laravel
3 6 (6.59%) RESTful
3 6 (6.59%) Symfony
4 4 (4.40%) .NET
4 4 (4.40%) .NET Framework
4 4 (4.40%) JSON
4 4 (4.40%) XML
5 2 (2.20%) Velocity
5 2 (2.20%) Zend Framework
6 1 (1.10%) CSS
6 1 (1.10%) HTML
6 1 (1.10%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.10%) REST
6 1 (1.10%) Spring
6 1 (1.10%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.20%) Blog
1 2 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.10%) CentOS
1 1 (1.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (79.12%) Scrum
3 52 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 49 (53.85%) TDD
5 48 (52.75%) SOA
6 47 (51.65%) Project Management
6 47 (51.65%) Software Engineering
7 34 (37.36%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 34 (37.36%) Customer-Centricity
8 16 (17.58%) Validation
9 13 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 11 (12.09%) Customer Requirements
10 11 (12.09%) Human Factors
10 11 (12.09%) Requirements Management
11 8 (8.79%) Coaching
11 8 (8.79%) DevOps
11 8 (8.79%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.69%) BDD
13 6 (6.59%) Information Management
13 6 (6.59%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (53.85%) PHP
2 5 (5.49%) C#
3 4 (4.40%) Java
4 3 (3.30%) Python
5 1 (1.10%) C-shell
5 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.40%) Degree
3 2 (2.20%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.10%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (12.09%) PTC Integrity
2 2 (2.20%) Ansible
2 2 (2.20%) Terraform
3 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (28.57%) Zend
2 11 (12.09%) IBM
2 11 (12.09%) PTC
3 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.20%) SAP
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle
5 1 (1.10%) Red Hat