Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 63 102
Rank change year-on-year -18 +39 -26
Contract jobs citing Kanban 18 48 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.40% 3.36% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 3.98% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 30 6
Wales median daily rate £438 £475 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +53.23% -4.62%
10th Percentile £363 £398 £283
90th Percentile £471 £588 £384
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Wales median hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +17.33% -25.00% +41.59%

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 1,082 1,206 1,164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.88% 84.51% 82.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 877 866
Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £210 £187 £234
90th Percentile £566 £550 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 48 51
Wales median hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.22% +12.50% +4.92%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.45 £10.50
90th Percentile £77.50 £60.38 £51.50
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +1.83% +20.00%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -25 13 £444 -6.58% 9
West Wales - 3 £300 - 2
Kanban
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 17 (94.44%) Scrum
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) User Stories
3 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 4 (22.22%) Release Management
5 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (16.67%) Coaching
7 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) TestRail
7 2 (11.11%) RESTful
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
7 2 (11.11%) BDD
7 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) JIRA
7 2 (11.11%) Python
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project

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:

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
1 2 (11.11%) TestRail
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum Master
6 1 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) Dropwizard
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (94.44%) Scrum
2 7 (38.89%) User Stories
3 5 (27.78%) Acceptance Criteria
4 4 (22.22%) Release Management
4 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 3 (16.67%) Coaching
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Information Management
7 1 (5.56%) Process Management
7 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
7 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Python
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) PTC