Period
to 23 March 2019

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 March 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 75 61
Rank change year-on-year +5 -14 +29
Contract jobs citing Kanban 41 31 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.40% 2.07% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 2.40% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 30
Wales median daily rate £488 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% -10.53% +52.61%
10th Percentile £413 £300 £353
90th Percentile £786 £483 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Wales median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -30.00% +33.33% -22.68%

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 1,436 1,293 1,285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 84.17% 86.55% 86.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,037 877 944
Wales median daily rate £438 £400 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -0.93% +15.36%
10th Percentile £275 £217 £186
90th Percentile £625 £550 £550
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £428
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.26% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 48 67
Wales median hourly rate £22.84 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.88% -14.29% +105.88%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £13.68
90th Percentile £45.15 £77.50 £77.50
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -2.08% -4.00% +4.17%

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 March 2019.

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 March 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
South Wales -5 35 £508 +18.02% 4
West Wales -1 6 £463 +54.17%
Kanban
UK

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 41 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (92.68%) Scrum
3 18 (43.90%) Microservices
4 15 (36.59%) Migration
4 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
5 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (31.71%) Open Source
6 13 (31.71%) DevOps
7 12 (29.27%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (29.27%) Data Transformation
7 12 (29.27%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (29.27%) Data Modelling
7 12 (29.27%) Cloud Native
8 11 (26.83%) AWS Certification
8 11 (26.83%) Java
8 11 (26.83%) Security Architecture
9 10 (24.39%) Project Management
10 9 (21.95%) Re-Platforming
11 8 (19.51%) Coaching
11 8 (19.51%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
12 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
12 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio Team System
13 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
13 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (14.63%) Software Testing
14 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
15 4 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
15 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
15 4 (9.76%) .NET

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 3 (7.32%) Confluence
1 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) Mule
3 1 (2.44%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (29.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) GitHub
3 1 (2.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.76%) Maven
4 3 (7.32%) JIRA
5 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.88%) Fiddler
5 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.44%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.44%) Flyway
6 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.44%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Architect
2 10 (24.39%) Enterprise Architect
3 9 (21.95%) Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Scrum Master
5 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Principal Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
1 4 (9.76%) Spring
1 4 (9.76%) Web Services
2 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
2 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
2 3 (7.32%) iBATIS
3 2 (4.88%) EJB
3 2 (4.88%) J2EE
3 2 (4.88%) J2SE
3 2 (4.88%) Java SE
3 2 (4.88%) JavaBeans
3 2 (4.88%) REST
3 2 (4.88%) SOAP
3 2 (4.88%) Velocity
3 2 (4.88%) XML
4 1 (2.44%) Java EE
4 1 (2.44%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.44%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Cloud Native
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Android
2 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (92.68%) Scrum
3 18 (43.90%) Microservices
4 15 (36.59%) Migration
5 13 (31.71%) DevOps
5 13 (31.71%) Open Source
6 12 (29.27%) Data Modelling
6 12 (29.27%) Data Transformation
6 12 (29.27%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (26.83%) Security Architecture
8 10 (24.39%) Project Management
9 9 (21.95%) Re-Platforming
10 8 (19.51%) Coaching
10 8 (19.51%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
12 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (14.63%) Software Testing
13 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
14 4 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
14 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) Java
2 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) PHP
3 2 (4.88%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) Java 8
4 1 (2.44%) Scala
4 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) AWS Certification
2 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) IBM
2 2 (4.88%) Zend
3 1 (2.44%) SAP