The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 17 35 22
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs citing User Stories 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 3.33% 0.35% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 0.40% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £32.75 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+41.22% -40.45%
User Stories
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
106 253 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 88.33% 87.54% 70.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 187 49
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 9
Median hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +94.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Crawley 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 Crawley

User Stories
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

User Stories Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

User Stories
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing User Stories across the Crawley region.

User Stories Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

User Stories
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Crawley region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (71.43%) User Experience
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB
5 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
5 2 (28.57%) SWOT Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
6 1 (14.29%) InVision
6 1 (14.29%) API Development
6 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
6 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
6 1 (14.29%) JIRA
6 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
6 1 (14.29%) Android
6 1 (14.29%) Confluence
6 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
6 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) InVision
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Product Owner
2 2 (28.57%) Business Change Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Change Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Process Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Website Product Owner
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
3 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
5 2 (28.57%) SWOT Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) API Development
6 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
6 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian