The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Story
Rank - - 16
Contract jobs citing User Stories 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking - - 4.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £32.83 £33.16
% change year-on-year
+8.91% -1.01%
User Stories
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42 53 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 79.25% 84.13% 78.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 50
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Woking 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 Woking

User Stories
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

User Stories Daily Rate Trend in Woking

User Stories
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Woking region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Velocity
1 1 (100.00%) Market Research
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Velocity
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Market Research
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL