The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Brighton 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank - 25 35
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 0.79% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.89% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
75 53 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 40.32% 41.73% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 24 41
Average daily rate £300 £335 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Ruby on Rails
East Sussex

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Brighton