The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Ruby Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby Developer
London / City of London
Rank 152 149 189
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.13% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.13% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £444 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.48% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £308 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £368 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2819 3054 4960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.14% 95.53% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2223 2413 3800
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 46 76
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Ruby Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Ruby Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Ruby Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Ruby Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Ruby
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) CSS3
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (20.00%) MySQL
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Ajax
6 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (13.33%) PHP
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) Scala
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 2 (13.33%) Play Framework
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
6 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (13.33%) NoSQL

Ruby Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Appium
1 1 (6.67%) Calabash
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) CSS3
2 5 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) Ajax
3 2 (13.33%) Django
3 2 (13.33%) JSON
3 2 (13.33%) Play Framework
3 2 (13.33%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Semantic Web
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Coaching
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Kanban
3 2 (13.33%) Line Management
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) Prototyping
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) User Stories
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) API Design
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) Scala
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy
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