The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank - 22 23
Contract jobs citing User Stories 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - 0.90% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.27% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £32.65 £33.16
% change year-on-year
+22.51% -1.54%
User Stories
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75 79 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 76.53% 71.17% 76.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 43 41
Median daily rate £400 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 19
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -43.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £27.50 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough 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 Peterborough

User Stories
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

User Stories Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough