The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 31 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Ruby 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.03% 1.54% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.57% 3.28% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £488 - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-75.00% -43.66%
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
127 122 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 65.46% 47.10% 51.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 84 54
Median daily rate £450 £315 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £414 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Ruby
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Akka
3 1 (33.33%) Play Framework
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Django
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) C#

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Scrum Master
1 1 (33.33%) Scala Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Akka
1 1 (33.33%) Django
1 1 (33.33%) Play Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Perl