Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 82 55
Rank change year-on-year +20 -27 +56
Contract jobs citing Kanban 55 15 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.16% 1.23% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 1.48% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 4 39
Wales median daily rate £440 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% -10.53% +53.23%
10th Percentile £370 £325 £400
90th Percentile £538 £446 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.16% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Wales median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -18.60% +1.18% -32.00%

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 1,523 1,015 1,207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 87.53% 83.06% 85.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,050 684 855
Wales median daily rate £425 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £288 £175 £211
90th Percentile £588 £550 £562
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 35 50
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.92% +2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.73
90th Percentile £37.50 £45.70 £62.65
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% +6.67% +2.27%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +18 50 £440 +3.53% 10
West Wales +3 4 £550 +83.33%
Kanban
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 55 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (92.73%) Scrum
3 32 (58.18%) Test Automation
4 30 (54.55%) Web Services
5 29 (52.73%) PHP
5 29 (52.73%) SOA
6 28 (50.91%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (49.09%) Project Management
7 27 (49.09%) TDD
7 27 (49.09%) Technical Leadership
8 26 (47.27%) Software Engineering
9 22 (40.00%) Zend
10 20 (36.36%) Relational Database
10 20 (36.36%) Customer-Centric Approach
10 20 (36.36%) Customer-Centricity
11 11 (20.00%) Coaching
11 11 (20.00%) Laravel
12 10 (18.18%) Java
12 10 (18.18%) Finance
13 7 (12.73%) Publishing
13 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
13 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
14 6 (10.91%) HPCC
14 6 (10.91%) Agile Coaching
14 6 (10.91%) JIRA
14 6 (10.91%) Big Data
15 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
15 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
15 5 (9.09%) Maven
15 5 (9.09%) SQL Server

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 5 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.45%) Confluence
2 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Mule
3 1 (1.82%) nginx
3 1 (1.82%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) AWS CodePipeline
2 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Extranet
1 1 (1.82%) Intranet
1 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (50.91%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.91%) Big Data
3 6 (10.91%) HPCC
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.82%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.91%) JIRA
3 5 (9.09%) Maven
3 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.45%) Fiddler
5 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.64%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (3.64%) Spinnaker
5 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.82%) Ant
6 1 (1.82%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.82%) Gradle
6 1 (1.82%) Selenium
6 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.82%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Publishing
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (58.18%) Developer
2 26 (47.27%) PHP Developer
3 15 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 14 (25.45%) PHP Software Engineer
5 11 (20.00%) Agile Developer
5 11 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 11 (20.00%) PHP Zend Developer
5 11 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Agile Coach
7 4 (7.27%) Scrum Master
8 3 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (1.82%) Applications Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (54.55%) Web Services
2 11 (20.00%) Laravel
3 4 (7.27%) Hibernate
3 4 (7.27%) iBATIS
3 4 (7.27%) Symfony
4 3 (5.45%) EJB
4 3 (5.45%) Java SE
4 3 (5.45%) REST
4 3 (5.45%) SOAP
4 3 (5.45%) Spring
4 3 (5.45%) XML
5 2 (3.64%) .NET
5 2 (3.64%) J2EE
5 2 (3.64%) J2SE
5 2 (3.64%) JavaBeans
5 2 (3.64%) RESTful
6 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.82%) Java EE
6 1 (1.82%) JDBC
6 1 (1.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Blog
2 2 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Android
1 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (92.73%) Scrum
3 32 (58.18%) Test Automation
4 29 (52.73%) SOA
5 27 (49.09%) Project Management
5 27 (49.09%) TDD
5 27 (49.09%) Technical Leadership
6 26 (47.27%) Software Engineering
7 20 (36.36%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 20 (36.36%) Customer-Centricity
8 11 (20.00%) Coaching
9 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
10 6 (10.91%) Agile Coaching
11 4 (7.27%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (7.27%) DevOps
11 4 (7.27%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 4 (7.27%) User Stories
11 4 (7.27%) Validation
12 3 (5.45%) Product Management
12 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) PHP
2 10 (18.18%) Java
3 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.64%) C#
4 2 (3.64%) SQL
5 1 (1.82%) Apple Swift
5 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.82%) Python
5 1 (1.82%) Scala
5 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.64%) PTC Integrity
2 1 (1.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) Zend
2 5 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (3.64%) PTC
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) SAP