The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing User Stories 0 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - - 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.65 £104.41
% change year-on-year
+22.51% -68.72%
User Stories
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
148 161 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 82.68% 74.19% 83.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 77 90
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 9
Median hourly rate £40.00 £14.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.86% -53.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.50 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon 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 Devon

User Stories
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

User Stories Daily Rate Trend in Devon