The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank - 23 -
Contract jobs citing User Stories 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 0.57% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 £104.41 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-68.72% +248.04%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 137 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 83.44% 78.29% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 115 63
Average daily rate £398 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.73% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £283 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax