The first table below looks at the demand for RubyGems skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RubyGems over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Birmingham region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RubyGems
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Contract jobs citing RubyGems 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
65 60 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.10% 9.87% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 34 14
Average daily rate £330 £350 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £600 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +13.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
RubyGems
West Midlands

RubyGems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing RubyGems 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 RubyGems.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) SVG
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Fedora
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS

RubyGems
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing RubyGems 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 RubyGems. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SVG
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Sinatra
1 1 (100.00%) WebGL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Fedora
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant