The table below looks at the statistics for WatiN skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WatiN over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WatiN
Rank 620 - 586
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WatiN 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% - 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.026% - 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £300 - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 - £385
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WatiN
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7560 6658 6216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.75% 12.93% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5170 4320 4066
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 133 123
Median hourly rate £42.45 £37.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.72% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £26.42 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £47.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

WatiN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing WatiN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

WatiN Jobs Demand Trend in England

WatiN
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WatiN across the England region.

WatiN Daily Rate Trend in England

WatiN
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WatiN across the England region.

WatiN Hourly Rate Trend in England

WatiN
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WatiN within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 1 - -
South East - 1 £300 -
WatiN
UK

WatiN
Top 22 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WatiN 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 England region with a requirement for WatiN.

1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) NCrunch
2 4 (80.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (80.00%) FitNesse
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Usability Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (40.00%) MSTest
4 2 (40.00%) QA Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
5 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing

WatiN
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) FitNesse
2 4 (80.00%) NCrunch
3 2 (40.00%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 3 (60.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Test Manager
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Manager
4 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (40.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft