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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 26 27 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Contract jobs citing Ruby 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.76% 0.66% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 1.15% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £388 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -47.18%

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
70 87 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 53.03% 57.62% 42.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 49 65
Median daily rate £328 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.65% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £277 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Median hourly rate £42.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 23 February 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Django
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Play Framework
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Appium
4 1 (25.00%) SDET
4 1 (25.00%) Calabash
4 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) WebDriver

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Appium
1 1 (25.00%) Calabash
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Django
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (50.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) SDET
Brighton, East Sussex
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