The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby 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 over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 52 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 15 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.80% - 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.70% - 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Median daily rate £438 - £443
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 - £417
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 - £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -43.66%
Ruby
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
263 399 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.53% 32.31% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 186 169
Median daily rate £375 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £18.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.47% -39.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £13.10 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.65 £73.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Ruby
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Buckinghamshire region.

Ruby Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Ruby
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 11 £463 - 4
Amersham - 2 - - 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 10 (66.67%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 5 (33.33%) SLA
3 5 (33.33%) Data Management
3 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 5 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 5 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 5 (33.33%) HBase
3 5 (33.33%) Office 365
3 5 (33.33%) Big Data
3 5 (33.33%) Cloudera
3 5 (33.33%) Apache Pig
3 5 (33.33%) HDFS
3 5 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 5 (33.33%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (33.33%) DataStax
3 5 (33.33%) Presales
4 4 (26.67%) Web Development
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) Nagios
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) Validation
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) Apache Pig
1 5 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) 2G
2 2 (13.33%) 3G
2 2 (13.33%) 4G
3 1 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 5 (33.33%) Big Data
1 5 (33.33%) DataStax
1 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 5 (33.33%) HBase
1 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Appium
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) Calabash
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Data Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Report Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Android Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Android Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (6.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (6.67%) Hadoop Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) CSS3
1 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) JSP
1 1 (6.67%) JSTL
1 1 (6.67%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Android
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Data Management
1 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (33.33%) MapReduce
1 5 (33.33%) Presales
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Web Development
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL V2
3 3 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) Go
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (20.00%) Nagios
2 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (20.00%) Opsview
2 3 (20.00%) Puppet
3 2 (13.33%) SCOM
4 1 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cloudera
2 2 (13.33%) Ericsson
3 1 (6.67%) Xamarin