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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank - - 75
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £434 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.89% +15.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £8.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
197 311 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.88% 22.55% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 178 131
Median daily rate £365 £367 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.54% -2.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £428 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Median hourly rate £36.50 £33.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.95% +179.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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