The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank - - 75
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £71.00
Ruby on Rails
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
248 284 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.58% 22.83% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 173 171
Median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +113.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire