The first table below looks at the demand for Sinatra skills 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 Sinatra over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sinatra
Rank 198 204 219
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Contract jobs citing Sinatra 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.096% 0.016% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.057% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate £310 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £325 £625
% change year-on-year
- -48.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1834 1756 1949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.47% 27.98% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1383 1392 1405
Average daily rate £425 £415 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 20
Average hourly rate £41.00 £135.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.62% +321.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £25.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £135.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Sinatra
London

Sinatra
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sinatra across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Sinatra Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sinatra
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 Sinatra across the City of London region.

Sinatra Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Sinatra
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Sinatra 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 Sinatra.

1 12 (100.00%) Ruby
1 12 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) Redis
4 5 (41.67%) RubyGems
4 5 (41.67%) OAuth2
4 5 (41.67%) SOA
4 5 (41.67%) MySQL
4 5 (41.67%) OAuth
5 4 (33.33%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (25.00%) RSpec
6 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (25.00%) Capistrano
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (25.00%) Memcached
7 2 (16.67%) CouchDB
7 2 (16.67%) Phusion Passenger
7 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (16.67%) Resque
7 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (16.67%) BDD
7 2 (16.67%) Puppet
7 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
7 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ

Sinatra
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Sinatra 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 Sinatra. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Redis
2 5 (41.67%) MySQL
3 3 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (16.67%) CouchDB
4 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) RubyGems
3 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (25.00%) RSpec
4 2 (16.67%) Hudson
4 2 (16.67%) CruiseControl
General
1 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Ruby Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (41.67%) OAuth
2 5 (41.67%) OAuth2
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) Memcached
5 2 (16.67%) Phusion Passenger
5 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (16.67%) Resque
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) SOA
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) TDD
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) BDD
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Capistrano
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago