Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 77 103
Rank change year-on-year -3 +26 -34
Contract jobs citing Kanban 14 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.09% 1.70% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 2.10% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 6
Wales median daily rate £413 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £159 £333 £363
90th Percentile £503 £600 £488
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Wales median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -25.53% +34.29% -80.56%

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 1077 1002 1320
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 84.01% 81.07% 80.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 688 851
Wales median daily rate £382 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.87% +5.34% -5.07%
10th Percentile £178 £219 £225
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 57 50
Wales median hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.06% +15.25% -28.05%
10th Percentile £13.15 £10.15 £10.20
90th Percentile £77.50 £69.40 £33.95
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +4.76%

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 26 July 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 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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 +6 11 £413 -17.50% 3
West Wales - 3 £330 - 2
Kanban
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 14 (100.00%) Scrum
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) JIRA
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 4 (28.57%) BDD
5 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
5 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 4 (28.57%) DevOps
6 3 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
6 3 (21.43%) User Stories
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
6 3 (21.43%) REST
6 3 (21.43%) High Availability
6 3 (21.43%) Open Source
6 3 (21.43%) RESTful
6 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Selenium
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Python
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio

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 2 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (21.43%) Selenium
4 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
4 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.14%) Subversion
5 1 (7.14%) Travis CI
5 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Java Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Manual Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Requirements Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) DBA
5 1 (7.14%) MongoDB DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) REST
1 3 (21.43%) RESTful
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
2 1 (7.14%) Velocity
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Scrum
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) High Availability
5 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Open Source
5 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) User Stories
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) SaltStack