The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 22 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Ruby 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.18% 3.39% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.76% 7.89% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 1
Median daily rate £450 £513 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -10.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £404 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.52% -5.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -43.66%
Ruby
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 76 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 47.13% 42.94% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 55 40
Median daily rate £513 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £608 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Canary Wharf

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Ruby
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 8 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Server Building

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic Administrator
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat