The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 27 April 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 77 106
Rank change year-on-year +22 +29  
Contract jobs citing Kanban 42 43 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.05% 2.10% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 2.49% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 9
Median daily rate £425 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.87% -10.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £403
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.50 -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1180 1728 1732
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 85.82% 84.58% 86.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 1226 1105
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 39
Median hourly rate £10.89 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.26% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £9.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.90 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

Kanban
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kanban in West Yorkshire

Kanban
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kanban in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kanban in West Yorkshire

Kanban
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Leeds +11 31 £425 +13.33% 11
Bradford +7 7 £556 +30.15% 1
Halifax - 1 £558 - 2
Kanban
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Kanban.

1 65 (85.53%) Scrum
2 62 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (48.68%) Java
4 30 (39.47%) HTML
5 29 (38.16%) TDD
6 26 (34.21%) CSS
7 23 (30.26%) Jenkins
8 22 (28.95%) MongoDB
8 22 (28.95%) Open Source
9 21 (27.63%) HTML5
9 21 (27.63%) BDD
10 20 (26.32%) JavaScript
10 20 (26.32%) JSON
10 20 (26.32%) JIRA
11 19 (25.00%) Scala
12 18 (23.68%) RESTful
12 18 (23.68%) NoSQL
12 18 (23.68%) User Stories
13 17 (22.37%) Microservices
13 17 (22.37%) CSS3
13 17 (22.37%) Git (software)
14 14 (18.42%) MySQL
14 14 (18.42%) Ruby
14 14 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (18.42%) REST
14 14 (18.42%) Apache Cassandra
15 13 (17.11%) Selenium
16 12 (15.79%) Python
16 12 (15.79%) Spring
16 12 (15.79%) Automated Testing

Kanban
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 11 (14.47%) Confluence
2 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (9.21%) Apache
4 4 (5.26%) Apache Spark
4 4 (5.26%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.95%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (2.63%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.63%) nginx
6 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.32%) CMS
7 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.32%) InVision
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (5.26%) IaaS
2 4 (5.26%) Loggly
2 4 (5.26%) Sumo Logic
3 2 (2.63%) Slack
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) HTTP
2 4 (5.26%) DNS
2 4 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) MongoDB
2 18 (23.68%) NoSQL
3 14 (18.42%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (18.42%) MySQL
3 14 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (13.16%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.26%) HBase
5 4 (5.26%) Redis
5 4 (5.26%) Riak
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.63%) GIS
6 2 (2.63%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 23 (30.26%) Jenkins
2 20 (26.32%) JIRA
3 17 (22.37%) Git (software)
4 13 (17.11%) Selenium
5 10 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (11.84%) Maven
6 9 (11.84%) MSTest
7 8 (10.53%) Visual Studio
8 7 (9.21%) Cucumber
9 4 (5.26%) Grunt
9 4 (5.26%) SonarQube
9 4 (5.26%) Vagrant
9 4 (5.26%) WebDriver
10 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
10 3 (3.95%) git-flow
10 3 (3.95%) IntelliJ
10 3 (3.95%) JMeter
10 3 (3.95%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.63%) JUnit
11 2 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 6 (7.89%) Retail
2 5 (6.58%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (1.32%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Legal
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Architect
2 16 (21.05%) Developer
3 13 (17.11%) Technical Architect
4 10 (13.16%) Tester
5 9 (11.84%) Analyst
6 8 (10.53%) Java Architect
6 8 (10.53%) Java Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Java Technical Architect
7 7 (9.21%) Software Tester
8 5 (6.58%) Technical Leader
9 4 (5.26%) Agile Developer
9 4 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
9 4 (5.26%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Digital Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Lead Architect
9 4 (5.26%) Scrum Master
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.95%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (39.47%) HTML
2 26 (34.21%) CSS
3 21 (27.63%) HTML5
4 20 (26.32%) JSON
5 18 (23.68%) RESTful
6 17 (22.37%) CSS3
7 14 (18.42%) REST
8 12 (15.79%) Django
8 12 (15.79%) Play Framework
8 12 (15.79%) Spring
9 9 (11.84%) jQuery
10 8 (10.53%) Ajax
10 8 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (10.53%) Web Services
11 5 (6.58%) .NET
11 5 (6.58%) AngularJS
11 5 (6.58%) LAMP
11 5 (6.58%) SOAP
11 5 (6.58%) XML
12 4 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (7.89%) User Experience
2 5 (6.58%) Social Media
3 4 (5.26%) Replication
3 4 (5.26%) Tandem
4 2 (2.63%) Clustering
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.63%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.32%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Linux
2 4 (5.26%) CoreOS
3 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.63%) Windows
4 1 (1.32%) Android
4 1 (1.32%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (85.53%) Scrum
2 62 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (38.16%) TDD
4 22 (28.95%) Open Source
5 21 (27.63%) BDD
6 18 (23.68%) User Stories
7 17 (22.37%) Microservices
8 12 (15.79%) Automated Testing
9 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
9 11 (14.47%) Software Testing
10 10 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (13.16%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 10 (13.16%) Functional Testing
10 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
11 9 (11.84%) Configuration Management
11 9 (11.84%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (11.84%) Manual Testing
12 8 (10.53%) Product Management
12 8 (10.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.68%) Java
2 20 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 19 (25.00%) Scala
4 14 (18.42%) Ruby
5 12 (15.79%) Python
6 9 (11.84%) SQL
7 6 (7.89%) PHP
8 4 (5.26%) Groovy
9 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.63%) C#
10 2 (2.63%) C++
10 2 (2.63%) Go
10 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.32%) C
11 1 (1.32%) XPath
11 1 (1.32%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.32%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) Docker
2 5 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.26%) HDFS
3 4 (5.26%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (13.16%) Puppet
2 6 (7.89%) Kubernetes
3 4 (5.26%) Ansible
3 4 (5.26%) Nagios
3 4 (5.26%) Salt
3 4 (5.26%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.63%) Rancher
5 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (9.21%) Oracle
2 5 (6.58%) VMware
3 4 (5.26%) Google
3 4 (5.26%) IBM
3 4 (5.26%) New Relic
3 4 (5.26%) Rackspace
3 4 (5.26%) SaltStack
3 4 (5.26%) Splunk
4 2 (2.63%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.63%) Lotus
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.63%) SAP
5 1 (1.32%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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