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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank - 29 31
Contract jobs citing User Stories 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - 0.75% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.90% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £325 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.28% +4.66%
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
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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
132 221 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 79.04% 83.08% 79.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 128 121
Median daily rate £413 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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