The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Kanban skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kanban over the 3 months to 29 March 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 65 56
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.71% 0.65% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 0.73% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Median daily rate £438 £513 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +28.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £403
% change year-on-year +2.85% +8.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year -13.79% -  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 458 545 424
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 87.24% 88.91% 82.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 330 262
Median daily rate £425 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 16
Median hourly rate £45.87 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.67% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £23.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Kanban as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Kanban in West Sussex

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Kanban in West Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in West Sussex

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in West Sussex over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in West Sussex

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kanban within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick - 5 £410 -
Crawley - 2 £485 - 2
Kanban
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (47.06%) Coaching
4 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
4 6 (35.29%) Visualisation
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
6 4 (23.53%) JIRA
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) Software Delivery
6 4 (23.53%) API Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Defect Management
6 4 (23.53%) User Stories
6 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
6 4 (23.53%) Confluence
6 4 (23.53%) Groovy
6 4 (23.53%) RESTful
6 4 (23.53%) Scala
6 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Usability Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Security Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
6 4 (23.53%) QA
6 4 (23.53%) Selenium
6 4 (23.53%) Atlassian
6 4 (23.53%) Gherkin

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (23.53%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.88%) HBase
1 1 (5.88%) OLAP
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JIRA
1 4 (23.53%) Selenium
1 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Coach
1 6 (35.29%) Scrum Master
2 3 (17.65%) QA Tester
2 3 (17.65%) Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Release Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
1 4 (23.53%) RESTful
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
2 9 (52.94%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (47.06%) Coaching
4 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
4 6 (35.29%) Visualisation
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) API Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Defect Management
6 4 (23.53%) Exploratory Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Security Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Software Delivery
6 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Usability Testing
6 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (23.53%) User Stories
7 3 (17.65%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Groovy
1 4 (23.53%) Java
1 4 (23.53%) Scala
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.88%) Informatica
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) SAP