The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London with a requirement for User Stories skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
London / Docklands, London
Rank 16 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing User Stories 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 1.79% - 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% - 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.65

User Stories is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 54 43 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 96.43% 75.44% 81.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 62
Median daily rate £550 £477 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.42% -13.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £365 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £54.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.04%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London citing User Stories as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Docklands, London

User Stories
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing User Stories in Docklands, London.

Contractor daily rate trend for User Stories in Docklands, London

User Stories
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) ISSAP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) CMMI
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CMMI
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ISSAP