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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank - - 73
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £8.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -88.73%
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
225 299 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.28% 22.12% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 175 161
Median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £438 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+204.16% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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