The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WATIR 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WATIR
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
297 333 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.72% 14.80% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 200 178
Median daily rate £375 £365 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +9.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 13
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £16.90 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -2.11%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

WATIR
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WATIR Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

WATIR
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WATIR Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

WATIR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WATIR 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for WATIR.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Telerik
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) JUnit
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) SysML
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Management
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) System Testing
2 4 (66.67%) TestComplete
2 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Earned Value Management
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) CSS

WATIR
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) HP UFT
1 4 (66.67%) JUnit
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) TestComplete
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Verification Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) QA Automation Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Traffic Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Earned Value Management
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) SysML
2 4 (66.67%) System Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Test Management
2 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Telerik
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle