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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 30 22 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Contract jobs citing Ruby 2 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.99% 5.85% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 13.64% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 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 £425 £381 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.47% +17.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +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
72 88 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 35.47% 42.93% 46.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 61 60
Average daily rate £336 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.73% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 8
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +51.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 27 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 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Open Source
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) OpenStack
5 3 (30.00%) Private Cloud
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) SOAP
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) NetApp
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Subversion
5 3 (30.00%) Maven
5 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (20.00%) OAuth
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) SecurID
6 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (30.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LDAP
1 2 (20.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
1 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Ant
2 2 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (10.00%) NetBeans
3 1 (10.00%) Checkstyle
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) OAuth
2 2 (20.00%) XACML
2 2 (20.00%) OpenID
2 2 (20.00%) SailPoint
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) XHTML
2 2 (20.00%) SAML
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) SecurID
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) RUP
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (20.00%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) NetApp
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) ForgeRock
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft