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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 30 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing User Stories 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.51% - 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% - 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £513 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £28.83
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
234 197 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 83.87% 80.08% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 83 79
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £178 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 24 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.81 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £39.00 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £28.91
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.77%

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 2 July 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 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
1 7 (87.50%) Pair Programming
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (87.50%) REST
1 7 (87.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) JIRA
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) High Availability
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) Confluence
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (12.50%) BMC
6 1 (12.50%) Remedy
6 1 (12.50%) 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 4 (50.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Development Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) CMDB
2 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (87.50%) Pair Programming
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
1 7 (87.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) High Availability
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) BMC
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy
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