The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank - - 42
Contract jobs citing WATIR 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 1.65%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate
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- - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 - £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
114 45 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 21.19% 10.90% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 28 48
Average daily rate £375 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £20.84 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WATIR across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

WATIR
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

WATIR Daily Rate Trend in South Wales