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 24 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 64 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.71% - 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.59% - 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £443
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £417
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 - £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00

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
232 331 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.36% 34.95% 29.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 182 158
Median daily rate £350 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 15
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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
Amersham - 2 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £463 - 7
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 11 (68.75%) Python
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
4 5 (31.25%) SLA
4 5 (31.25%) Data Management
4 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
4 5 (31.25%) Apache Hive
4 5 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
4 5 (31.25%) MapReduce
4 5 (31.25%) HBase
4 5 (31.25%) Office 365
4 5 (31.25%) Big Data
4 5 (31.25%) Apache Pig
4 5 (31.25%) Cloudera
4 5 (31.25%) HDFS
4 5 (31.25%) Apache Spark
4 5 (31.25%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (31.25%) DataStax
4 5 (31.25%) Presales
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) VPN
6 3 (18.75%) Nagios
6 3 (18.75%) Firewall
6 3 (18.75%) Validation
6 3 (18.75%) Migration

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 (31.25%) Apache Pig
1 5 (31.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) 2G
2 2 (12.50%) 3G
2 2 (12.50%) 4G
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (31.25%) Apache Hive
1 5 (31.25%) Big Data
1 5 (31.25%) DataStax
1 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
1 5 (31.25%) HBase
1 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Appium
1 2 (12.50%) Calabash
1 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Data Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Report Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Android Test Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (6.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) CSS3
1 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) JSP
1 1 (6.25%) JSTL
1 1 (6.25%) Mustache
1 1 (6.25%) REST
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Data Management
1 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
1 5 (31.25%) MapReduce
1 5 (31.25%) Presales
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL V2
3 3 (18.75%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.25%) Kanban
5 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Python
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) Go
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
2 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (18.75%) Nagios
2 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (18.75%) Opsview
2 3 (18.75%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) SCOM
4 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cloudera
2 2 (12.50%) Ericsson
3 1 (6.25%) Xamarin
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