The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
South West / Bristol
Rank 67 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -8
Contract jobs citing Ruby 3 32 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.36% 3.60% 4.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.97% 10.19% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 23 34
Median daily rate £488 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
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 Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
308 314 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.11% 35.36% 40.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 216 269
Median daily rate £360 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £413 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 6
Median hourly rate £44.00 £44.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £31.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £47.50
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 Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Python
3 8 (47.06%) DevOps
4 7 (41.18%) Scala
4 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) TDD
4 7 (41.18%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (35.29%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) BDD
5 6 (35.29%) Node.js
6 5 (29.41%) Open Source
6 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
6 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (29.41%) Kanban
6 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) GitHub
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) Scrum
6 5 (29.41%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (23.53%) Dropwizard
7 4 (23.53%) Web Development
7 4 (23.53%) Web Services
7 4 (23.53%) C#
7 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
7 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
8 3 (17.65%) Information Architecture
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (17.65%) RabbitMQ

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (29.41%) GitHub
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
3 2 (11.76%) Capybara
3 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.76%) git-flow
3 2 (11.76%) JUnit
3 2 (11.76%) RSpec
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.88%) Valgrind
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Polyglot Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Azure Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Architect
4 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (35.29%) Node.js
3 4 (23.53%) Dropwizard
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) Ember.js
4 3 (17.65%) hapi
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (17.65%) Spring
5 2 (11.76%) JAX-RS
5 2 (11.76%) REST
5 2 (11.76%) Sass
6 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
2 3 (17.65%) Blog
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) DevOps
3 7 (41.18%) TDD
4 6 (35.29%) BDD
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (29.41%) Kanban
5 5 (29.41%) Open Source
5 5 (29.41%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) Web Development
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (17.65%) CQRS
7 3 (17.65%) CRM
7 3 (17.65%) Data Architecture
7 3 (17.65%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 3 (17.65%) High Availability
7 3 (17.65%) Information Architecture
7 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 3 (17.65%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Python
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) Scala
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 4 (23.53%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) Clojure
7 1 (5.88%) C++
7 1 (5.88%) Go
7 1 (5.88%) Perl
7 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
1 1 (5.88%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.76%) Ansible
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Intel
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
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