Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 192 215
Contract jobs citing WATIR 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.041% 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.25% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Yorkshire median daily rate - - £413
England median daily rate £400 £350 £396
% change year-on-year +14.29% -11.62% -1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £60.00

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 919 806 1,082
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.88% 16.34% 17.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 647 508 702
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £413 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.61% +4.10% +16.54%
10th Percentile £300 £290 £280
90th Percentile £538 £557 £537
England median daily rate £470 £432 £413
% change year-on-year +8.80% +4.73% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £18.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +136.11% -55.00% +14.51%
England median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.71% +2.50% +8.11%

WATIR
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WATIR in Yorkshire

WATIR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WATIR in Yorkshire