The first table below looks at the demand for User Stories skills in IT contracts advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Fareham region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Story
Rank 10 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing User Stories 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 2.86% 3.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £70 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-76.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+500.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Fareham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
25 24 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 71.43% 80.00% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 19
Average daily rate £310 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
User Stories
Hampshire

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Stories across the Fareham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

User Stories
Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

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

User Stories Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

User Stories
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fareham 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%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Market Research

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fareham 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.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Human Factors
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Market Research
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared