The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby 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 over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 53 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Ruby 1 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.17% 2.07% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 4.52% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
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
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
230 332 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 38.85% 45.92% 46.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 177 124
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 33
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.94 £32.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -15 1 - - 2
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Ruby 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.

1 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) BDD
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) MySQL
6 3 (27.27%) SAP
6 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (27.27%) Electronics
6 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
6 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
6 3 (27.27%) RSpec
6 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
6 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (27.27%) Marketing
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
7 2 (18.18%) Puppet
7 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
7 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 2 (18.18%) CoffeeScript

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Ruby 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) RSpec
2 2 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (27.27%) Electronics
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Programmer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Programmer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Development Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) OAuth
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) Flash
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) AIX
2 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) BDD
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
6 2 (18.18%) Kanban
6 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) SOA
7 1 (9.09%) Computer Security
7 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 1 (9.09%) High Availability
7 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) CoffeeScript
3 2 (18.18%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Capistrano
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Packer
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago