Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Woking 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
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 - 21
Rank change year-on-year - +21 0
Contract jobs citing User Stories 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 2.19% - 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% - 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Woking median daily rate £318 - -
Surrey median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Woking median hourly rate - - -
Surrey 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 Woking with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Woking
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 98 118 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 71.53% 86.76% 85.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 87 71
Woking median daily rate £360 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.20% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £209 £317 £275
90th Percentile £455 £475 £475
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Woking median hourly rate - £18.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -50.67% +25.00%
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -15.38% +8.33%

User Stories
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for User Stories in Woking

User Stories
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Stories in Woking

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 Woking region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) B2B

User Stories
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes