The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing User Stories 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.09% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £506 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £28.83
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +24.89%
User Stories
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
245 200 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 85.37% 84.39% 75.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 90 88
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £173 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 16 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £39.00 £14.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

User Stories
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing User Stories across the Bracknell region.

User Stories Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing User Stories 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) Pair Programming
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) REST
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Confluence
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) CMDB
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 3 (50.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Development Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) Pair Programming
1 5 (83.33%) Scrum
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) BMC
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy
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