The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 53 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Contract jobs citing Ruby 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.85% 0.87% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% 1.86% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £350 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £324 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £478 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -43.66%
Ruby
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
299 322 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.11% 46.67% 44.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 192 198
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 25 27
Median hourly rate £41.50 £47.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.63% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.28 £37.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £57.50
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 Cambridgeshire

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ruby
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ruby Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ruby
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridge +11 3 £350 -17.64% 2
Peterborough - 2 - - 3
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Puppet
3 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) NUnit
3 1 (14.29%) RSpec
3 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer in Test
2 2 (28.57%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Django
2 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 1 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
2 3 (42.86%) BDD
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) VMware