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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 120 122 122
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.13% 0.078% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.40% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £413 £575 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.26% -17.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £381
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £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
465 494 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.80% 19.24% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 319 256
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 £300 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £31.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.62% +67.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £25.00 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £36.95 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Ruby on Rails Hourly 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 July 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 +9 3 £413 -28.26%
Ruby on Rails
South East

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) RSpec
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) PaaS
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
5 1 (20.00%) Mocha
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (20.00%) Node.js
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET

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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Drupal
1 1 (20.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Bluemix
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (40.00%) RSpec
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (20.00%) Mocha
2 1 (20.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Graduate
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering Graduate
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering Support
3 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) React
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) ES6
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (20.00%) VMware