The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 31 31 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 +21
Contract jobs citing Ruby 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.92% 2.83% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% 6.74% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate
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- £425 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.50 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-21.83% +77.50%
Ruby
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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
82 89 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 37.79% 41.98% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 62 79
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £185 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby.

1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) DV Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 5 (38.46%) Python
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Open Source
5 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Subversion
5 4 (30.77%) Maven
6 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Middleware
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) NetApp
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) .NET
6 3 (23.08%) SOAP
6 3 (23.08%) Puppet
6 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
6 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
6 3 (23.08%) Private Cloud
7 2 (15.38%) SailPoint
7 2 (15.38%) XACML
7 2 (15.38%) OpenID

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LDAP
1 2 (15.38%) Kerberos
1 2 (15.38%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) DB2
2 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Checkstyle
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (15.38%) Ant
2 2 (15.38%) JUnit
2 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (15.38%) ClearCase
2 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (15.38%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) SOAP
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) OAuth
2 2 (15.38%) XACML
2 2 (15.38%) OpenID
2 2 (15.38%) SailPoint
2 2 (15.38%) XHTML
2 2 (15.38%) SAML
2 2 (15.38%) J2EE
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) XSLT
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
2 3 (23.08%) Private Cloud
3 2 (15.38%) SecurID
3 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) RUP
3 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) C
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (15.38%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) NetApp
4 2 (15.38%) ForgeRock
4 2 (15.38%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft