The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank 26 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing User Stories 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.63% 0.36% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.43% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £398 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +9.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £28.83
User Stories
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
117 230 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 73.58% 83.94% 83.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 135 125
Median daily rate £413 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

User Stories
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

User Stories Daily Rate Trend in Slough

User Stories
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 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 Slough region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management