The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing User Stories 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.53% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £28.83
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +24.89%
User Stories
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 85 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 76.87% 85.86% 77.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 53 44
Median daily rate £425 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £204 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 16
Median hourly rate £44.50 £36.28 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +0.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £16.02 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.83 £47.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth