The table below looks at the statistics for WatiN skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WatiN over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WatiN
Rank - 597 562
Contract jobs citing WatiN 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.029% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £388 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £388 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7416 6860 5553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.22% 12.74% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4894 4357 3438
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 158 158
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.37 £31.50 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £52.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.45 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.80%

WatiN
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WatiN within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WatiN Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WatiN
Daily Rate Trend

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

WatiN Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WatiN
Hourly Rate Trend

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

WatiN Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WatiN
Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WatiN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WatiN.

1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) hybris
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (100.00%) eggPlant

WatiN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WatiN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WatiN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) CMS
1 3 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 3 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) eggPlant
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 3 (100.00%) hybris