The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 123 118 122
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.082% 0.12% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.59% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 - £71.00
Ruby on Rails
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
514 512 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.20% 20.70% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 324 291
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £32.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% +22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £28.80 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.14 £39.60 £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Ruby on Rails
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 2 £400 +6.66%
Ruby on Rails
South East

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (62.50%) Apache
4 5 (62.50%) MySQL
4 5 (62.50%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
5 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (50.00%) Gherkin
5 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (50.00%) Apache Commons
5 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) ATG
5 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (50.00%) JSON
5 4 (50.00%) Selenium
5 4 (50.00%) Grails
5 4 (50.00%) hybris
5 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (50.00%) Node.js
5 4 (50.00%) REST
5 4 (50.00%) Maven
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) Spring
6 3 (37.50%) RSpec
6 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (37.50%) XML
6 3 (37.50%) SOAP

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 4 (50.00%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) CMS
3 1 (12.50%) Drupal
3 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
3 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
3 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
3 4 (50.00%) Maven
3 4 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (37.50%) RSpec
5 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
6 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) JIRA
6 1 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (12.50%) Mocha
6 1 (12.50%) webpack
General
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) IT Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Apache Commons
3 4 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 4 (50.00%) Grails
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
6 1 (12.50%) Phusion Passenger
6 1 (12.50%) React
6 1 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) ES6
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) ATG
1 4 (50.00%) hybris
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
2 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
2 1 (12.50%) VMware