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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 21 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing User Stories 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.73% - 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% - 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £418 - £307
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.75 £32.33
% change year-on-year
- +1.31%

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
104 215 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 75.91% 84.31% 74.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 125 124
Median daily rate £425 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £41.00 £175.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.57% +438.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 11 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Slough region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Product Owner
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Product Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Product Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Product Owner
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) MicroStrategy