Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 209 216
Contract jobs citing WATIR 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.018% 0.081%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.11% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Yorkshire median daily rate - - £413
England median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year - -3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £55.00

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 886 906 1037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.37% 16.65% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 590 699
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.01% +7.35%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £270
90th Percentile £536 £535 £521
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.81% -66.25% +14.51%
10th Percentile £40.75 £12.98 £21.50
90th Percentile £46.75 £20.85 £47.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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