Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 83 63
Rank change year-on-year +46 -20 +59
Contract jobs citing Kanban 82 11 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.09% 0.98% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.75% 1.16% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 3 27
Wales median daily rate £438 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £370 £403 £393
90th Percentile £525 £448 £588
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +2.63% - +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Wales median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -12.82%

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 1,425 946 1,130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 88.40% 84.16% 84.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,019 652 789
Wales median daily rate £415 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.28% -4.19% +9.59%
10th Percentile £285 £181 £213
90th Percentile £575 £538 £551
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 49
Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £25.25 £17.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.51% +42.86% +27.62%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.98 £10.41
90th Percentile £33.60 £58.75 £65.20
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -18.00% +11.11% +3.45%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +36 74 £438 +2.94% 8
West Wales +9 4 £488 -
Kanban
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 82 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (89.02%) Scrum
3 52 (63.41%) Test Automation
4 48 (58.54%) Software Engineering
5 46 (56.10%) PHP
5 46 (56.10%) SOA
6 45 (54.88%) Project Management
6 45 (54.88%) Web Services
7 44 (53.66%) Data Warehouse
7 44 (53.66%) TDD
8 35 (42.68%) Zend
9 31 (37.80%) Relational Database
10 30 (36.59%) Customer-Centric Approach
10 30 (36.59%) Customer-Centricity
11 14 (17.07%) Laravel
11 14 (17.07%) Finance
12 13 (15.85%) Coaching
13 12 (14.63%) JIRA
14 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
15 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
15 9 (10.98%) Publishing
16 8 (9.76%) Validation
16 8 (9.76%) Java
16 8 (9.76%) Scaled Agile Framework
17 7 (8.54%) IBM
17 7 (8.54%) DSDM
17 7 (8.54%) Visual Studio Team System
17 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
17 7 (8.54%) Product Management
17 7 (8.54%) HPCC

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 (4.88%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.66%) Confluence
3 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.22%) Mule
4 1 (1.22%) nginx
4 1 (1.22%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Extranet
1 1 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (53.66%) Data Warehouse
2 31 (37.80%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.54%) Big Data
3 7 (8.54%) HPCC
4 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.22%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (14.63%) JIRA
2 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.54%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (6.10%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.66%) Maven
5 3 (3.66%) Selenium
5 3 (3.66%) SpecFlow
5 3 (3.66%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.44%) Fiddler
6 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.44%) Spinnaker
7 1 (1.22%) Ant
7 1 (1.22%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.22%) Gradle
7 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.22%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (17.07%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Publishing
3 3 (3.66%) Marketing
4 2 (2.44%) Electronics
4 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (58.54%) Developer
2 43 (52.44%) PHP Developer
3 25 (30.49%) Software Engineer
4 23 (28.05%) PHP Software Engineer
5 20 (24.39%) Agile Developer
5 20 (24.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 20 (24.39%) PHP Zend Developer
6 13 (15.85%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Agile Coach
8 6 (7.32%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (6.10%) Scrum Master
10 4 (4.88%) Engineering Manager
10 4 (4.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.66%) Automation Tester
11 3 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.66%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Senior Scrum Master
11 3 (3.66%) Tester
12 2 (2.44%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (54.88%) Web Services
2 14 (17.07%) Laravel
3 5 (6.10%) Symfony
4 4 (4.88%) .NET
4 4 (4.88%) RESTful
4 4 (4.88%) XML
5 3 (3.66%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.66%) JSON
5 3 (3.66%) Spring
6 2 (2.44%) EJB
6 2 (2.44%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.44%) iBATIS
6 2 (2.44%) Java SE
6 2 (2.44%) REST
6 2 (2.44%) SOAP
6 2 (2.44%) Velocity
7 1 (1.22%) J2EE
7 1 (1.22%) J2SE
7 1 (1.22%) JavaBeans
7 1 (1.22%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.44%) Blog
1 2 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (89.02%) Scrum
3 52 (63.41%) Test Automation
4 48 (58.54%) Software Engineering
5 46 (56.10%) SOA
6 45 (54.88%) Project Management
7 44 (53.66%) TDD
8 30 (36.59%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 30 (36.59%) Customer-Centricity
9 13 (15.85%) Coaching
10 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
11 8 (9.76%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 8 (9.76%) Validation
12 7 (8.54%) DSDM
12 7 (8.54%) Product Management
13 6 (7.32%) DevOps
14 5 (6.10%) Customer Requirements
14 5 (6.10%) Human Factors
14 5 (6.10%) Requirements Management
15 4 (4.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 46 (56.10%) PHP
2 8 (9.76%) Java
3 4 (4.88%) C#
3 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.44%) Python
4 2 (2.44%) SQL
5 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.22%) Scala
5 1 (1.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) Degree
3 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) PTC Integrity
2 2 (2.44%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (42.68%) Zend
2 7 (8.54%) IBM
3 5 (6.10%) PTC
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.44%) SAP