The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank - - 51
Contract jobs citing WATIR 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £313
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WATIR
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 Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
184 68 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.56% 11.91% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 39 53
Average daily rate £330 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £225 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

WATIR
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

WATIR Daily Rate Trend in Wales

WATIR
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WATIR within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - - - -
WATIR
UK