The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank - - 55
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +425.92%
Ruby on Rails
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
175 261 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.56% 36.10% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 148 80
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 15
Average hourly rate £55.00 £43.75 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +23.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ruby on Rails
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ruby on Rails Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 7 (100.00%) Ruby
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) RSpec
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) Electronics
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (42.86%) Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) AIX

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) RSpec
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) AIX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
4 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Security
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) OOP
5 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP