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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 24 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing Ruby 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.85% 0.58% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.22% 1.37% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-75.00% -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
45 73 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 38.46% 42.69% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 55 19
Median daily rate £400 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 July 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%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Test-First Development
2 4 (80.00%) Pair Programming
2 4 (80.00%) Go
2 4 (80.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) Database Theory
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database Theory
5 1 (20.00%) iptables
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) LAMP
5 1 (20.00%) Samba
5 1 (20.00%) Debian
5 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL

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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) MediaWiki
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) IPsec
1 1 (20.00%) IPv6
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) OSPF
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Python Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Debian
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (80.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Test-First Development
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Database Theory
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database Theory
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Go
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) iptables
1 1 (20.00%) Postfix
1 1 (20.00%) Samba
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) VMware