The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 14 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Contract jobs citing Ruby 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.11% 0.39% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.43% 1.25% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £8.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -88.73%
Ruby
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
28 80 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 19.18% 31.25% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 52 33
Median daily rate £325 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
5 2 (33.33%) ELK Stack
5 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (33.33%) logstash
5 2 (33.33%) Kibana
5 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) Django
5 2 (33.33%) REST
5 2 (33.33%) nginx
5 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 1 (16.67%) Apache
6 1 (16.67%) MySQL
6 1 (16.67%) RSpec
6 1 (16.67%) iPad
6 1 (16.67%) Capistrano
6 1 (16.67%) Phusion Passenger
6 1 (16.67%) Cucumber

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Angular Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Django
3 2 (33.33%) ELK Stack
3 2 (33.33%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 1 (16.67%) Phusion Passenger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Kibana
1 2 (33.33%) logstash
2 1 (16.67%) Capistrano