Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 18 August 2019 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 27 26
Contract jobs citing User Stories 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington - 1.54% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.76% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Warrington median daily rate - £525 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +45.83% -24.21%
Cheshire median daily rate £525 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +25.37% +4.69% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 Warrington with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 148 170 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 88.10% 87.18% 88.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 104 122
Warrington median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% -11.11%
10th Percentile £263 £207 £218
90th Percentile £585 £644 £575
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £401
% change year-on-year - -0.31% -4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 19
Warrington median hourly rate £50.00 £29.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.41% -9.38% +113.33%
10th Percentile £32.50 £9.00 £10.68
90th Percentile £57.50 £67.50 £65.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £22.19 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +26.81% -41.67% +69.01%

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings citing User Stories as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Warrington

User Stories
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Stories in Warrington