Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 19 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
Hampshire > Winchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 43 42
Rank change year-on-year +16 -1 -25
Contract jobs citing User Stories 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 1.75% 0.38% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 0.42% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Winchester median daily rate £348 £400 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.13% +30.08% -9.89%
10th Percentile £336 £400 £270
90th Percentile £364 £400 £463
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Winchester median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire 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 Winchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Winchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 186 238 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 81.58% 90.15% 86.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 183 212
Winchester median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +12.59%
10th Percentile £306 £273 £300
90th Percentile £515 £488 £487
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 15
Winchester median hourly rate - £11.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -70.00% +154.24%
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% +15.79%

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

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

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Winchester

User Stories
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Stories in Winchester

For the 6 months to 19 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 Winchester region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DBA
1 4 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (50.00%) Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft