Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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.

User Story
East London > Docklands, London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 23 33
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10 -1
Contract jobs citing User Stories 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 2.31% 1.71% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 1.98% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Docklands, London median daily rate - - £555
East London median daily rate £550 £412 £500
% change year-on-year +33.41% -17.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Docklands, London median hourly rate - - -
East London median hourly rate - - -

User Stories is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Docklands, London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 109 101 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 83.85% 86.32% 85.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 52 167
Docklands, London median daily rate £569 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.41% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £313 £426 £335
90th Percentile £750 £686 £675
East London median daily rate £500 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Docklands, London median hourly rate £32.48 £54.25 £30.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.13% +76.98% -5.92%
10th Percentile £30.35 £51.62 £21.08
90th Percentile £34.60 £56.87 £43.99
East London median hourly rate £20.60 £21.23 £21.69
% change year-on-year -2.97% -2.12% +20.50%

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

Job postings citing User Stories as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London.

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) PnL Attribution
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Python

User Stories
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Migration Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Procurement Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Market Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Market Risk Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Market Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
1 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) PnL Attribution
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree