The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing User Stories 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 1.67% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £463 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.65 £104.41
% change year-on-year
+22.51% -68.72%
User Stories
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 52 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 85.00% 65.82% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 39 32
Median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leatherhead 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 Leatherhead

User Stories
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

User Stories Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) JMeter
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) Java EE
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (80.00%) JBehave
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
1 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) VoltDB
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead 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 4 (80.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (80.00%) JBehave
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) JMeter
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (60.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer in Test
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Java EE
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
1 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CBAP
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle