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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank - 17 -
Contract jobs citing User Stories 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - 6.06% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -34.50%

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
89 66 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 84.76% 66.67% 66.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 37 39
Median daily rate £450 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £314 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +177.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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