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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
Surrey / Leatherhead
Rank 11 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing User Stories 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 6.52% 2.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.68% 3.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £403 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -34.50%

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
31 97 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 67.39% 69.78% 58.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 89 34
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £384 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £525 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) XML Messaging
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Unix Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
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