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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 54 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Contract jobs citing Ruby 22 33 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.43% 4.17% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.88% 9.94% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 2
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£375 £400 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +50.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £399 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +22.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +118.46%
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
374 332 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 41.37% 41.97% 28.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 257 102
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £16.60 £26.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £88.20 £44.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 July 2015.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) PHP
3 19 (40.43%) Java
4 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (34.04%) Configuration Management
5 16 (34.04%) Jenkins
6 15 (31.91%) Linux
6 15 (31.91%) Python
7 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
7 13 (27.66%) DevOps
8 12 (25.53%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (25.53%) Bash Shell
8 12 (25.53%) Puppet
8 12 (25.53%) Perl
8 12 (25.53%) MySQL
8 12 (25.53%) Windows
9 11 (23.40%) MongoDB
10 10 (21.28%) REST
10 10 (21.28%) Hudson
10 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
10 10 (21.28%) SQL
10 10 (21.28%) LAN
10 10 (21.28%) WAN
10 10 (21.28%) Firewall
11 9 (19.15%) JIRA
11 9 (19.15%) Selenium
11 9 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (19.15%) VMware
11 9 (19.15%) Subversion
11 9 (19.15%) Ruby on Rails

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (14.89%) nginx
2 6 (12.77%) Apache
3 4 (8.51%) Confluence
4 3 (6.38%) Node.js
4 3 (6.38%) MediaWiki
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) BigMachines
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) LAN
1 10 (21.28%) WAN
1 10 (21.28%) Firewall
2 6 (12.77%) HTTP
3 4 (8.51%) IPv6
3 4 (8.51%) OSPF
3 4 (8.51%) IPsec
4 3 (6.38%) Network Security
4 3 (6.38%) LDAP
4 3 (6.38%) BGP
4 3 (6.38%) EIGRP
4 3 (6.38%) VPN
5 1 (2.13%) DNS
5 1 (2.13%) DHCP
5 1 (2.13%) OpenVPN
5 1 (2.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) MySQL
2 11 (23.40%) MongoDB
3 9 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
4 7 (14.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
6 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.13%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Jenkins
2 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.28%) Hudson
3 9 (19.15%) Selenium
3 9 (19.15%) Subversion
3 9 (19.15%) JIRA
4 7 (14.89%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.51%) RSpec
5 4 (8.51%) WebDriver
6 3 (6.38%) MSTest
6 3 (6.38%) Calabash
6 3 (6.38%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (6.38%) NUnit
6 3 (6.38%) SpecFlow
6 3 (6.38%) Jasmine
7 2 (4.26%) GitLab
8 1 (2.13%) Behat
8 1 (2.13%) CruiseControl
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Electronics
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Tester
6 3 (6.38%) Mobile Tester
6 3 (6.38%) Automated Tester
6 3 (6.38%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.38%) QA Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) PHP Zend Developer
6 3 (6.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (4.26%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior QA Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) CRM Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) REST
2 9 (19.15%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (10.64%) HTML
3 5 (10.64%) CSS
3 5 (10.64%) JSON
3 5 (10.64%) OAuth
4 4 (8.51%) jQuery
4 4 (8.51%) Web Services
4 4 (8.51%) Apache Camel
4 4 (8.51%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (6.38%) Marionette.js
5 3 (6.38%) SOAP
5 3 (6.38%) Backbone.js
5 3 (6.38%) Underscore.js
5 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (4.26%) .NET
6 2 (4.26%) LAMP
7 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Visualisation
2 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.38%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) Wiki
4 1 (2.13%) DTV
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Linux
2 12 (25.53%) Windows
3 8 (17.02%) UNIX
4 7 (14.89%) CentOS
5 6 (12.77%) Debian
5 6 (12.77%) Ubuntu
6 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
8 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.38%) Android
9 1 (2.13%) Fedora
9 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.13%) SmartOS
9 1 (2.13%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (34.04%) Configuration Management
4 13 (27.66%) DevOps
5 8 (17.02%) E-Commerce
5 8 (17.02%) Scrum
6 7 (14.89%) TDD
6 7 (14.89%) BDD
6 7 (14.89%) Kanban
6 7 (14.89%) Web Development
7 6 (12.77%) Data Migration
7 6 (12.77%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.77%) Web Design
7 6 (12.77%) CRM
7 6 (12.77%) Migration
8 5 (10.64%) SOA
9 4 (8.51%) Business Transformation
9 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.51%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) PHP
2 19 (40.43%) Java
3 15 (31.91%) Python
4 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
5 12 (25.53%) Perl
5 12 (25.53%) Bash Shell
6 10 (21.28%) SQL
7 5 (10.64%) C#
8 4 (8.51%) Objective-C
9 3 (6.38%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (2.13%) Groovy
10 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.13%) Scala
10 1 (2.13%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (17.02%) CCNA
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.89%) XenServer
3 6 (12.77%) Postfix
3 6 (12.77%) Samba
4 4 (8.51%) iptables
4 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.13%) Btrfs
5 1 (2.13%) Snort
5 1 (2.13%) Squid
5 1 (2.13%) vSphere
5 1 (2.13%) Varnish
5 1 (2.13%) vCloud
5 1 (2.13%) KVM
5 1 (2.13%) Docker
5 1 (2.13%) LXC
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) Puppet
1 12 (25.53%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (19.15%) Salt
3 8 (17.02%) Ansible
4 3 (6.38%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.13%) Nessus
5 1 (2.13%) CFEngine
5 1 (2.13%) systemd
5 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.13%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) VMware
2 7 (14.89%) Citrix
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.51%) Oracle
5 4 (8.51%) Atlassian
6 3 (6.38%) Zend
7 1 (2.13%) Eloqua
7 1 (2.13%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.13%) SAP
7 1 (2.13%) Siebel
7 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago