The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.30% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£420 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £394 £323
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +22.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +77.50%
Ruby
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
90 83 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 41.47% 49.11% 37.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 42 38
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -67.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +1.42%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Ruby
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Devon region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 3 £420 -
Exeter - 1 - - 1
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Python
3 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
4 8 (47.06%) Puppet
4 8 (47.06%) JBoss
4 8 (47.06%) Apache
4 8 (47.06%) Perl
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (47.06%) DevOps
5 7 (41.18%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
6 6 (35.29%) TDD
6 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
7 5 (29.41%) Salt
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (29.41%) Open Source
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Satellite
7 5 (29.41%) Subversion
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
7 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
7 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
8 4 (23.53%) CSS
8 4 (23.53%) Change Management
8 4 (23.53%) HTML
8 4 (23.53%) RHCE
8 4 (23.53%) High Availability
8 4 (23.53%) vSphere
8 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 8 (47.06%) JBoss
1 8 (47.06%) Apache
2 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Subversion
3 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Coach
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) Flask
2 3 (17.65%) Java EE
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) Leaflet
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) JSON
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps
2 6 (35.29%) TDD
3 5 (29.41%) Open Source
3 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 4 (23.53%) High Availability
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Web Development
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Coaching
7 1 (5.88%) BDD
7 1 (5.88%) MVVM
7 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (5.88%) Time Management
7 1 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Python
2 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
3 8 (47.06%) Perl
4 7 (41.18%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
7 1 (5.88%) Scala
7 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) RHCE
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) vSphere
2 3 (17.65%) Docker
2 3 (17.65%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Puppet
1 8 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (29.41%) Salt
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (23.53%) Ansible
4 3 (17.65%) Vagrant
5 1 (5.88%) logstash
5 1 (5.88%) SELinux
5 1 (5.88%) yum
5 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) IBM