Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 69 87
Rank change year-on-year +9 +18 +10
Contract jobs citing Kanban 49 27 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.23% 2.03% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 2.43% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 18 5
Wales median daily rate £413 £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +37.10% -38.00%
10th Percentile £302 £248 £302
90th Percentile £476 £544 £330
UK median daily rate £495 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +4.11% - +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Wales median hourly rate - - £43.50
UK median hourly rate £53.75 £37.50 £48.50
% change year-on-year +43.33% -22.68% +72.44%

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 1,305 1,113 1,048
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 86.14% 83.87% 84.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 906 817 747
Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.11%
10th Percentile £225 £185 £213
90th Percentile £550 £538 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 68 51
Wales median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £18.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +33.58% +22.72%
10th Percentile £11.89 £13.53 £10.38
90th Percentile £77.50 £77.50 £49.00
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +19.22%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +7 47 £415 -2.35% 6
West Wales +13 1 £300 -9.09%
Kanban
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 49 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (75.51%) Scrum
3 21 (42.86%) TDD
4 20 (40.82%) PHP
5 19 (38.78%) SOA
5 19 (38.78%) Test Automation
6 18 (36.73%) Project Management
6 18 (36.73%) Web Services
7 16 (32.65%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (32.65%) Relational Database
8 15 (30.61%) Software Engineering
8 15 (30.61%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 15 (30.61%) Customer-Centricity
9 10 (20.41%) Validation
10 8 (16.33%) PTC
10 8 (16.33%) Requirements Management
10 8 (16.33%) IBM
10 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
10 8 (16.33%) Rational Rhapsody
10 8 (16.33%) Human Factors
10 8 (16.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 8 (16.33%) PTC Integrity
10 8 (16.33%) Customer Requirements
11 6 (12.24%) Zend
11 6 (12.24%) DevOps
12 4 (8.16%) Coaching
12 4 (8.16%) Microservices
12 4 (8.16%) User Stories
12 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
12 4 (8.16%) BDD

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 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) DNS
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
1 1 (2.04%) Network Security
1 1 (2.04%) SMS
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) Data Warehouse
1 16 (32.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Maven
3 1 (2.04%) Selenium
3 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.04%) TestRail
3 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Publishing
3 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Developer
2 18 (36.73%) PHP Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) PHP Software Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Agile Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) PHP Zend Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Scrum Master
7 3 (6.12%) SOA Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) Web Services
2 3 (6.12%) RESTful
3 2 (4.08%) Laravel
3 2 (4.08%) Symfony
4 1 (2.04%) .NET
4 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (2.04%) HTML
4 1 (2.04%) JSON
4 1 (2.04%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.04%) REST
4 1 (2.04%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) CentOS
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (75.51%) Scrum
3 21 (42.86%) TDD
4 19 (38.78%) SOA
4 19 (38.78%) Test Automation
5 18 (36.73%) Project Management
6 15 (30.61%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 15 (30.61%) Customer-Centricity
6 15 (30.61%) Software Engineering
7 10 (20.41%) Validation
8 8 (16.33%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (16.33%) Human Factors
8 8 (16.33%) Requirements Management
8 8 (16.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 6 (12.24%) DevOps
10 4 (8.16%) BDD
10 4 (8.16%) Coaching
10 4 (8.16%) Microservices
10 4 (8.16%) User Stories
11 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) PHP
2 2 (4.08%) C#
2 2 (4.08%) Java
2 2 (4.08%) Python
3 1 (2.04%) C-shell
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) PTC Integrity
2 2 (4.08%) Ansible
3 1 (2.04%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) IBM
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (16.33%) PTC
2 6 (12.24%) Zend
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat