The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Story
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing User Stories 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 1.52% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 £180.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-81.86% +500.00%
User Stories
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
104 47 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 78.79% 64.38% 50.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 31 23
Average daily rate £430 £345 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.63% -9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £440 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Stories across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

User Stories
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

User Stories Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

User Stories
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories.

1 3 (60.00%) Smart Meter
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) CODA
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester region citing User Stories also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Stories. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) CODA
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
Winchester, Hampshire
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Rate: £450 per day + negotiable
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