The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cardiff region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
+22.69% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £32.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+118.46% -27.77%
Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
127 81 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.42% 31.15% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 58 53
Average daily rate £300 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.25 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Ruby
South Wales

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Ruby
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Cardiff region.

Ruby Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Ruby
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Packaging
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Memcached
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) StatsD
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Software Packaging
1 3 (100.00%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) StatsD
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat