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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 31 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.60% 0.85% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.54% 1.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £525 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
118 155 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 63.10% 66.24% 47.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 87 50
Median daily rate £325 £320 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +42.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £254 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 11
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 4 (44.44%) Scala
3 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
3 4 (44.44%) Play Framework
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Ajax
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
3 4 (44.44%) Django
3 4 (44.44%) Kanban
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) J2EE
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) SAP
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Management

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
2 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Appium
1 1 (11.11%) Calabash
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Scala Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) REST
2 4 (44.44%) Ajax
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
2 4 (44.44%) Django
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) JSON
2 4 (44.44%) Play Framework
2 4 (44.44%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (11.11%) Akka
3 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Kanban
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Scala
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP