Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for WATIR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WATIR over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Application Testing in Ruby (WATIR)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 100 -
Contract jobs citing WATIR 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.13% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Bristol median daily rate - £400 -
South West median daily rate - £400 £500
% change year-on-year - -20.00% +37.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

WATIR is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 325 264 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 17.27% 16.93% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 169 120
Bristol median daily rate £388 £365 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% +2.82% -11.25%
10th Percentile £286 £274 £282
90th Percentile £538 £525 £501
South West median daily rate £405 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.00% - -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 15
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% -13.68%
10th Percentile £36.63 £38.05 £32.60
90th Percentile £42.50 £50.10 £52.40
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £41.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -0.84% -2.35% +6.25%

WATIR
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing WATIR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for WATIR in Bristol

WATIR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WATIR in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for WATIR in Bristol