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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 87 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.077% 0.19% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£410 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £13.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+425.92% -58.46%
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
241 240 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.52% 22.94% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 136 101
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £225 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £30.15 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.72% -27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Ruby on Rails
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 1 £410 -
High Wycombe - - - -
Ruby on Rails
South East

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails.

1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) WFM
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) C
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) UNIX
6 1 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (11.11%) OOD
6 1 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (11.11%) LAMP
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Ajax
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) ReSharper
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Moq
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Ruby Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) WCF
1 1 (11.11%) LINQ
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) WFM
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) OWASP
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared