The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 39 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing User Stories 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.13% 0.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +5.00%
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 Warwickshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
278 253 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 78.53% 82.14% 71.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 133 130
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 47
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.11 £16.89 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.74 £24.30 £31.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

User Stories
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

User Stories Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

User Stories
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 - -
User Stories
West Midlands

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) SAP HCM
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (28.57%) Guidewire
3 2 (28.57%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) EAM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) GIS
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
1 1 (14.29%) QlikView
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Use Case
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) EAM
4 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) CA Agile Central
1 2 (28.57%) Guidewire
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
1 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow