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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 18 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.84% 3.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.34% 10.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £463 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -47.18%

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
58 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 46.77% 31.67% 40.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 28 30
Median daily rate £560 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £393 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £701 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Python
1 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
1 8 (88.89%) Ansible
2 5 (55.56%) Docker
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) Server Building
2 5 (55.56%) tcpdump
2 5 (55.56%) IaaS
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 5 (55.56%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) Wireshark
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) Puppet
4 3 (33.33%) Low Latency
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) SDET

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 (55.56%) Apache
1 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (55.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) tcpdump
1 5 (55.56%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Capybara
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
2 1 (11.11%) WATIR
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Systems Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) WebLogic Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
1 5 (55.56%) Server Building
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Low Latency
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
1 8 (88.89%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) MiFID
1 1 (11.11%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Ansible
2 3 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat