The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby 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 over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 32 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Ruby 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.62% 0.55% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.67% 1.10% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £290 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +77.50%
Ruby
East Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
109 91 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 44.13% 50.00% 55.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 53 45
Average daily rate £325 £250 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £197 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £376 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Ruby
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Ruby 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.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) CSS

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Ruby 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
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