The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 44 36 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Contract jobs citing Ruby 27 31 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.94% 3.64% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.44% 9.31% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 0
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£450 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £71.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-88.73% +42.00%
Ruby
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
363 333 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.50% 39.13% 30.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 257 122
Average daily rate £375 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £27.60 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Ruby
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 20 (41.67%) REST
2 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) Ruby on Rails
3 17 (35.42%) Python
4 15 (31.25%) MySQL
5 14 (29.17%) Migration
5 14 (29.17%) PHP
5 14 (29.17%) Web Development
5 14 (29.17%) Data Migration
5 14 (29.17%) MongoDB
6 13 (27.08%) Linux
6 13 (27.08%) Configuration Management
7 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (25.00%) CRM
7 12 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
8 11 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (22.92%) OAuth
8 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (22.92%) Dynamics CRM
9 10 (20.83%) JIRA
9 10 (20.83%) Java
9 10 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (20.83%) DevOps
9 10 (20.83%) Business Transformation
10 9 (18.75%) Puppet
10 9 (18.75%) CSS
10 9 (18.75%) HTML
10 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
10 9 (18.75%) SOA

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 8 (16.67%) nginx
2 5 (10.42%) Confluence
2 5 (10.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.25%) Apache
4 2 (4.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.08%) BigMachines
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) DHCP
1 5 (10.42%) DNS
1 5 (10.42%) IPv6
1 5 (10.42%) OSPF
1 5 (10.42%) IPsec
1 5 (10.42%) SSH
1 5 (10.42%) OpenVPN
2 3 (6.25%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) HTTP
2 3 (6.25%) LAN
2 3 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) MySQL
2 14 (29.17%) MongoDB
3 11 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (14.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
5 5 (10.42%) MariaDB
6 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (20.83%) JIRA
3 7 (14.58%) Selenium
3 7 (14.58%) Cucumber
3 7 (14.58%) RSpec
4 6 (12.50%) GitLab
5 5 (10.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (6.25%) Subversion
6 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 3 (6.25%) NUnit
6 3 (6.25%) Hudson
6 3 (6.25%) SpecFlow
6 3 (6.25%) Calabash
6 3 (6.25%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (6.25%) WebDriver
6 3 (6.25%) MSTest
7 2 (4.17%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.08%) PhpStorm
8 1 (2.08%) Behat
8 1 (2.08%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Electronics
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Architect
3 12 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Tester
6 3 (6.25%) Mobile Tester
6 3 (6.25%) PHP Zend Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Automated Tester
6 3 (6.25%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.25%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.17%) CRM Architect
7 2 (4.17%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) REST
2 19 (39.58%) Ruby on Rails
3 11 (22.92%) OAuth
4 9 (18.75%) HTML
4 9 (18.75%) CSS
5 8 (16.67%) Web Services
6 5 (10.42%) JSON
6 5 (10.42%) MCollective
7 4 (8.33%) Apache Camel
7 4 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (6.25%) jQuery
8 3 (6.25%) SOAP
9 2 (4.17%) .NET
9 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
9 2 (4.17%) Marionette.js
9 2 (4.17%) Backbone.js
9 2 (4.17%) Underscore.js
9 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.08%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
1 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
1 3 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 3 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) User Experience
2 1 (2.08%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) Linux
2 9 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (12.50%) UNIX
4 5 (10.42%) SmartOS
4 5 (10.42%) CoreOS
5 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 4 (8.33%) CentOS
5 4 (8.33%) Windows
6 3 (6.25%) Ubuntu
6 3 (6.25%) Android
6 3 (6.25%) Mac OS X
6 3 (6.25%) Debian
6 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.08%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) Web Development
2 14 (29.17%) Migration
2 14 (29.17%) Data Migration
3 13 (27.08%) Configuration Management
4 12 (25.00%) CRM
5 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (20.83%) Business Transformation
6 10 (20.83%) DevOps
7 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 9 (18.75%) SOA
7 9 (18.75%) Scrum
8 8 (16.67%) Open Source
9 7 (14.58%) BDD
9 7 (14.58%) Kanban
9 7 (14.58%) TDD
10 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
10 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (8.33%) Project Management
11 4 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) Python
2 14 (29.17%) PHP
3 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.83%) Java
5 8 (16.67%) SQL
6 6 (12.50%) Perl
7 5 (10.42%) C#
7 5 (10.42%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.33%) Objective-C
9 3 (6.25%) CoffeeScript
9 3 (6.25%) Scala
10 1 (2.08%) Apex Code
10 1 (2.08%) Groovy
10 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) CCNA
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Snort
1 5 (10.42%) Squid
1 5 (10.42%) Varnish
1 5 (10.42%) vCloud
1 5 (10.42%) KVM
1 5 (10.42%) Docker
1 5 (10.42%) LXC
1 5 (10.42%) iptables
1 5 (10.42%) Btrfs
2 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) Samba
2 3 (6.25%) Postfix
3 1 (2.08%) vSphere
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (18.75%) Puppet
3 8 (16.67%) Ansible
4 5 (10.42%) systemd
4 5 (10.42%) Kubernetes
4 5 (10.42%) CFEngine
4 5 (10.42%) HAProxy
4 5 (10.42%) Nessus
5 3 (6.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (12.50%) VMware
3 5 (10.42%) SaltStack
4 4 (8.33%) Atlassian
4 4 (8.33%) Oracle
5 3 (6.25%) Zend
6 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.08%) SAP
7 1 (2.08%) Siebel
7 1 (2.08%) Eloqua
Bristol, Avon
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Up to £640 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago