The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank - - 24
Contract jobs citing WATIR 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - - 2.56%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £500 £276
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +80.99%
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 Watford region.

Development Applications Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
24 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 17.52% 8.64% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 9
Average daily rate £500 - £431
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 - £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 - £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.64 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.70%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

WATIR
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

WATIR Daily Rate Trend in Watford