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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank - 22 -
Contract jobs citing User Stories 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell - 2.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £430 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.83 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-12.46% +20.96%
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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
206 182 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 73.05% 81.98% 65.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 97 60
Average daily rate £322 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.90% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 6 4
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -40.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £12.75 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £140.00 £182.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Stories across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories.

1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) SailPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Logical Data Model

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SailPoint
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Logical Data Model