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 24 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 53 30 62
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +32
Contract jobs citing Ruby 3 51 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.51% 5.96% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 12.59% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 47 8
Median daily rate £525 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £350 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £415 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £8.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -88.73%
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
303 405 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.71% 47.37% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 260 238
Median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 14 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -7.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 August 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 -22 3 £525 +31.25% 8
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 25 (83.33%) Python
2 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 22 (73.33%) Puppet
3 21 (70.00%) DevOps
4 17 (56.67%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (50.00%) Ansible
6 13 (43.33%) Java
7 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
8 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
8 11 (36.67%) Selenium
8 11 (36.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (36.67%) MySQL
9 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (33.33%) Vagrant
9 10 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (33.33%) Packer
10 9 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (30.00%) MongoDB
10 9 (30.00%) Web Services
11 8 (26.67%) Perl
11 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
11 8 (26.67%) Docker
12 7 (23.33%) logstash
12 7 (23.33%) Kibana
12 7 (23.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 7 (23.33%) ELK Stack
12 7 (23.33%) Subversion
12 7 (23.33%) JavaScript

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 7 (23.33%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) nginx
2 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) Jetty
3 2 (6.67%) Mongrel
3 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
4 1 (3.33%) Drupal
4 1 (3.33%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (56.67%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (23.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 7 (23.33%) Amazon S3
3 7 (23.33%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (23.33%) Route 53
4 4 (13.33%) IaaS
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) FTP
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) IPsec
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) MySQL
2 9 (30.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (23.33%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (23.33%) MarkLogic
3 7 (23.33%) Neo4j
3 7 (23.33%) Redis
4 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
5 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (36.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (36.67%) Selenium
3 10 (33.33%) Vagrant
4 7 (23.33%) Cucumber
4 7 (23.33%) Subversion
5 5 (16.67%) GitLab
6 4 (13.33%) Hudson
6 4 (13.33%) JUnit
6 4 (13.33%) NUnit
6 4 (13.33%) RSpec
6 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
7 3 (10.00%) Capybara
7 3 (10.00%) SpecFlow
7 3 (10.00%) WATIR
8 2 (6.67%) JIRA
8 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
8 2 (6.67%) Travis CI
9 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 3 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) AWS Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (13.33%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) DevOps Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) QA Tester
3 4 (13.33%) Tester
4 3 (10.00%) Developer in Test
4 3 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Web Services
2 7 (23.33%) ELK Stack
2 7 (23.33%) Node.js
3 5 (16.67%) CSS
4 4 (13.33%) .NET
4 4 (13.33%) Gherkin
4 4 (13.33%) REST
5 3 (10.00%) LAMP
5 3 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (6.67%) HTML
6 2 (6.67%) HTML5
6 2 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (6.67%) Servlets
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.33%) CSS3
7 1 (3.33%) jQuery
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.67%) CentOS
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) DevOps
2 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
6 5 (16.67%) Software Delivery
7 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 4 (13.33%) BDD
7 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 4 (13.33%) Security Hardening
7 4 (13.33%) TDD
8 3 (10.00%) Web Operations
9 2 (6.67%) OO
9 2 (6.67%) SDLC
9 2 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
10 1 (3.33%) Data Management
10 1 (3.33%) Open Source
10 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) Python
2 13 (43.33%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) Perl
4 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (16.67%) C#
5 5 (16.67%) C++
6 3 (10.00%) PHP
7 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.67%) SQL
8 1 (3.33%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Docker
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (73.33%) Puppet
2 15 (50.00%) Ansible
3 10 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (33.33%) Packer
4 7 (23.33%) Kibana
4 7 (23.33%) logstash
5 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (3.33%) Nagios
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Sitecore