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 3 months to 26 April 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 64 68
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 11 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.66% 1.37% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.69% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 2
Median daily rate £425 £325 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -29.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £325 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 -

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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 550 534 610
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 82.83% 81.53% 79.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 364 367
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 34 18
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +58.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £54.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +14 8 £425 +30.76%
West Wales - 3 £330 -
Kanban
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Wales region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 23 (92.00%) Scrum
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) TDD
2 15 (60.00%) BDD
3 13 (52.00%) Python
4 12 (48.00%) Java
5 11 (44.00%) RESTful
5 11 (44.00%) DevOps
6 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
8 7 (28.00%) Open Source
8 7 (28.00%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (24.00%) API Development
9 6 (24.00%) API Design
9 6 (24.00%) Node.js
9 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
9 6 (24.00%) Finance
9 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (24.00%) Ruby
10 5 (20.00%) Scala
10 5 (20.00%) Oracle
10 5 (20.00%) SAP
10 5 (20.00%) Web Services
10 5 (20.00%) Analytics
11 4 (16.00%) REST
11 4 (16.00%) High Availability
11 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
11 4 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (16.00%) Cloudera

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 4 (16.00%) Apache Spark
1 4 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) PaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) DB2
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.00%) Selenium
4 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.00%) Travis CI
5 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Scala Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Manual Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Requirements Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) Business Requirements Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) Python Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) RESTful
2 6 (24.00%) Node.js
3 5 (20.00%) Web Services
4 4 (16.00%) JSON
4 4 (16.00%) REST
4 4 (16.00%) Swagger
5 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (12.00%) User Experience
5 2 (8.00%) AS400
6 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (92.00%) Scrum
2 15 (60.00%) BDD
2 15 (60.00%) TDD
3 11 (44.00%) DevOps
4 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (28.00%) Open Source
6 6 (24.00%) API Design
6 6 (24.00%) API Development
6 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (20.00%) Analytics
8 4 (16.00%) Business Analytics
8 4 (16.00%) High Availability
9 3 (12.00%) Manual Testing
9 3 (12.00%) OWASP
9 3 (12.00%) Secure Coding
9 3 (12.00%) Software Delivery
10 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
10 2 (8.00%) ITIL
10 2 (8.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Python
2 12 (48.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) Ruby
4 5 (20.00%) Scala
5 3 (12.00%) SQL
6 2 (8.00%) Go
7 1 (4.00%) Perl
7 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
1 5 (20.00%) SAP
2 4 (16.00%) Cloudera
2 4 (16.00%) Teradata
3 1 (4.00%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) SaltStack