The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby 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 over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 89 91 105
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing Ruby 20 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.03% 1.07% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.61% 4.54% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 21
Median daily rate £420 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £268 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -43.66%
Ruby
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
554 595 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.60% 23.57% 26.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 359 434
Median daily rate £400 £380 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 12
Median hourly rate £33.25 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.76% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £27.50 £27.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £55.55 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Ruby
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Ruby Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Ruby
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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 -3 5 £375 +25.00% 4
Windsor - 5 £550 - 1
Bracknell +2 3 £450 +50.00% 2
Maidenhead -2 1 £320 -25.01%
Slough - 1 - - 2
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 31 (93.94%) Python
2 21 (63.64%) Linux
3 13 (39.39%) HTTP
3 13 (39.39%) JSON
3 13 (39.39%) DevOps
4 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (36.36%) Java
5 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 10 (30.30%) PHP
6 10 (30.30%) OO
6 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (30.30%) Puppet
7 9 (27.27%) Docker
7 9 (27.27%) VMware
7 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (24.24%) CentOS
8 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (24.24%) TDD
8 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
8 8 (24.24%) Scrum
8 8 (24.24%) C++
8 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
8 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
8 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
8 8 (24.24%) BDD
9 7 (21.21%) WebDriver
9 7 (21.21%) Go
9 7 (21.21%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (21.21%) XML
9 7 (21.21%) Cisco

Ruby
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 (15.15%) CMS
2 4 (12.12%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Bluemix
3 1 (3.03%) IaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) PaaS
3 1 (3.03%) SoftLayer
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) HTTP
2 6 (18.18%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) AMQP
4 2 (6.06%) DNS
4 2 (6.06%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.03%) LDAP
5 1 (3.03%) VLAN
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Selenium
1 7 (21.21%) WebDriver
2 6 (18.18%) eggPlant
2 6 (18.18%) GoCD
2 6 (18.18%) Jasmine
2 6 (18.18%) Maven
3 5 (15.15%) Ant
3 5 (15.15%) Apache Ivy
3 5 (15.15%) Bitbucket
3 5 (15.15%) Gradle
3 5 (15.15%) JMeter
4 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.03%) CircleCI
6 1 (3.03%) JUnit
6 1 (3.03%) TestNG
6 1 (3.03%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (6.06%) Marketing
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Software Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Developer in Test
3 6 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Administrator
4 5 (15.15%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (15.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (15.15%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (15.15%) VMWare Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) JSON
2 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
3 7 (21.21%) XML
4 6 (18.18%) REST
4 6 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (9.09%) CSS
5 3 (9.09%) HTML
5 3 (9.09%) Laravel
5 3 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (9.09%) Symfony
6 2 (6.06%) Gherkin
6 2 (6.06%) Web Services
7 1 (3.03%) .NET
7 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
7 1 (3.03%) CSS3
7 1 (3.03%) HTML5
7 1 (3.03%) jQuery
7 1 (3.03%) JSP
7 1 (3.03%) Mustache
7 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Virtual Team
2 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) CentOS
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Debian
4 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) DevOps
2 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (30.30%) OO
4 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
4 8 (24.24%) BDD
4 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (24.24%) Scrum
4 8 (24.24%) TDD
5 7 (21.21%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (18.18%) API Development
6 6 (18.18%) Microservices
6 6 (18.18%) SOLID
7 5 (15.15%) Content Management
7 5 (15.15%) Data Management
7 5 (15.15%) OOP
7 5 (15.15%) Project Management
7 5 (15.15%) Security Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.12%) Manual Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) Python
2 12 (36.36%) Java
3 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (30.30%) PHP
5 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
5 8 (24.24%) C++
6 7 (21.21%) Go
6 7 (21.21%) Groovy
7 6 (18.18%) C
7 6 (18.18%) F#
7 6 (18.18%) Haskell
7 6 (18.18%) OCaml
7 6 (18.18%) Perl
7 6 (18.18%) Rust
8 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
9 2 (6.06%) C#
10 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
10 1 (3.03%) SQL
10 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) CCNA
1 5 (15.15%) CCNP
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.03%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.03%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Docker
1 9 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) vSphere
3 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) KVM
4 1 (3.03%) vCloud
4 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (30.30%) Puppet
2 6 (18.18%) Kubernetes
3 5 (15.15%) Nagios
4 4 (12.12%) Ansible
5 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) VMware
2 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco
4 5 (15.15%) EMC
5 4 (12.12%) Sitecore
5 4 (12.12%) Splunk
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.06%) Citrix
7 2 (6.06%) Juniper
8 1 (3.03%) IBM
8 1 (3.03%) SAP
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago