The table below looks at the statistics for WATIR skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WATIR over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
Rank - 146 -
Contract jobs citing WATIR 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.034% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £374 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.33% +3.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WATIR
England

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

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
534 464 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.84% 15.93% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 328 223
Median daily rate £400 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £285 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

WATIR
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WATIR Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WATIR
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WATIR Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire