The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Fareham 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 27 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.

User Story
Hampshire / Fareham
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 15 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Contract jobs citing User Stories 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fareham 3.64% 1.47% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 1.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £600 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.14% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.47% +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 Fareham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Fareham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 95 54 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fareham 86.36% 79.41% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 45 31
Median daily rate £465 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £645 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £11.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Fareham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fareham 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 Fareham

User Stories
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Stories in Fareham

User Stories
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Fareham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Stories in Fareham over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Stories in Fareham

User Stories
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 27 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 Fareham region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 14 (73.68%) Service Management
2 13 (68.42%) IaaS
3 10 (52.63%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) ITIL
4 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) PaaS
5 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
5 7 (36.84%) Scrum
5 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
6 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (26.32%) CMDB
7 5 (26.32%) Release Management
7 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
7 5 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (26.32%) Event Correlation
8 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 4 (21.05%) SIEM
9 3 (15.79%) JIRA
9 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
9 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (15.79%) Windows
9 3 (15.79%) Firewall
9 3 (15.79%) ITSM
9 3 (15.79%) Security Management
9 3 (15.79%) Ruby
9 3 (15.79%) Software Testing

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fareham 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 13 (68.42%) IaaS
2 8 (42.11%) PaaS
3 2 (10.53%) Google App Engine
3 2 (10.53%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
1 3 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Analyst
1 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
1 3 (15.79%) Business Requirements Analyst
1 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analyst
2 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Developer
2 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) SIEM Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
2 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) gRPC
1 2 (10.53%) OpenID
1 2 (10.53%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) CMDB
2 2 (10.53%) Taxonomies
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Service Management
2 10 (52.63%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
5 6 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (26.32%) Event Correlation
6 5 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Release Management
6 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
6 5 (26.32%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (21.05%) SIEM
8 3 (15.79%) Data Loss Prevention
8 3 (15.79%) ITSM
8 3 (15.79%) Operations Management
8 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) Security Hardening
8 3 (15.79%) Security Management
8 3 (15.79%) Service Design
8 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Ruby
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (10.53%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) CA
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Remedy