The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing User Stories 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.78% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £331 - -
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 £55.00 £32.38 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+69.88% -41.13%
User Stories
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
49 58 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 68.06% 63.04% 64.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 37 40
Median daily rate £423 £413 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.42% +1.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Median hourly rate £54.50 £80.73 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.49% +118.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £80.73 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £80.73 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Farnborough 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 Farnborough

User Stories
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

User Stories Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

User Stories
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 11 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) JIRA
3 5 (62.50%) Automotive
3 5 (62.50%) API Integration
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) CA
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Confluence
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 (12.50%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 5 (62.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum Master
2 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) API Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) CA
1 1 (12.50%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (12.50%) HP