The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 37 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.10% - 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.88% - 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £130
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
+42.00% -
Ruby on Rails
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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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
104 69 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 38.24% 37.91% 37.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 24 50
Average daily rate £250 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £358 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Ruby on Rails 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 Ruby on Rails.

1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) RSpec
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (33.33%) Haml
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) Capistrano
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (33.33%) Redis
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Ruby on Rails 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 Ruby on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) RSpec
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Haml
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capistrano
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef