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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing User Stories 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £399 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.75% +10.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £28.83
User Stories
West Yorkshire

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
127 124 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 88.19% 81.58% 83.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 97 116
Median daily rate £400 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax 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 Halifax