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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs citing User Stories 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 1.31% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.46% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £28.83 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.89% -3.91%
User Stories
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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
134 124 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 81.21% 81.05% 72.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 108 70
Average daily rate £370 £396 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.56% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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