The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 5 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing User Stories 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 9.52% - 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.33% - 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £380 - £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 - £41.25
User Stories
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 71.43% 70.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 33
Average daily rate £380 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £316 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £475 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

User Stories
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

User Stories Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

User Stories
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow Analysis

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB