The table below looks at the statistics for the Ruby Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby Developer in their job title 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 Developer
Rank 147 187 185
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 6 1 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.019% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.020% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 20
Average daily rate £400 - £413
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Ruby Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3005 4884 5656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.52% 95.00% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2360 3750 4065
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 81 91
Average hourly rate £19.99 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.06% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Ruby Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Ruby Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Ruby Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Ruby Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Ruby Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Ruby Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby Developer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Ruby
2 11 (64.71%) BDD
3 10 (58.82%) Ruby on Rails
3 10 (58.82%) TDD
4 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 7 (41.18%) RSpec
6 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
7 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
8 4 (23.53%) Ember.js
8 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
8 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
9 3 (17.65%) Microservices
9 3 (17.65%) Selenium
9 3 (17.65%) Web Development
9 3 (17.65%) HTML
9 3 (17.65%) Java
9 3 (17.65%) Python
10 2 (11.76%) Unix
10 2 (11.76%) SQL
10 2 (11.76%) .NET
10 2 (11.76%) SOA
10 2 (11.76%) MVC
10 2 (11.76%) C#
10 2 (11.76%) CSS
10 2 (11.76%) User Experience
10 2 (11.76%) SDET
10 2 (11.76%) Vagrant

Ruby Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Ruby Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) BigMachines
1 1 (5.88%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) Neo4j
1 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.88%) Redis
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) RSpec
2 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
4 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
5 3 (17.65%) Selenium
6 2 (11.76%) Vagrant
6 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
7 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
7 1 (5.88%) JBehave
7 1 (5.88%) JMeter
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
7 1 (5.88%) Subversion
7 1 (5.88%) VisualVM
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
2 4 (23.53%) Ember.js
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) Behat
5 1 (5.88%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) Django
5 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) JMX
5 1 (5.88%) Laravel
5 1 (5.88%) Sass
5 1 (5.88%) Sinatra
5 1 (5.88%) Symfony
5 1 (5.88%) Visualforce
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Fintech
2 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) BDD
2 10 (58.82%) TDD
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
5 3 (17.65%) Microservices
5 3 (17.65%) Web Development
6 2 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) SOA
7 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Database Tuning
7 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Open Source
7 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Apex Code
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) RubyMotion
5 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SDET
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (5.88%) Siebel
1 1 (5.88%) Zend
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