The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank - 20 -
Contract jobs citing User Stories 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - 0.94% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £32.75 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+41.22% -40.45%
User Stories
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 72 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 82.88% 67.92% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 41 65
Median daily rate £475 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £221 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £32.73 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.22% +87.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £32.09 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £41.63 £22.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford 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 Watford

User Stories
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

User Stories Daily Rate Trend in Watford