The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 45 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing User Stories 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.02% 0.43% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £430 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £399 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.50% +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
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
414 400 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 84.66% 85.84% 75.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 245 92
Median daily rate £415 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £238 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £616 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 15
Median hourly rate £14.50 £47.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.47% +265.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £28.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £52.90 £29.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

User Stories
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

User Stories Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

User Stories
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Stories across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

User Stories Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

User Stories
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -1 4 £445 +27.14%
User Stories
East Midlands

User Stories
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
3 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (50.00%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) CRM
6 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Project Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Retail Business Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Public Sector Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle