The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 31 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing Ruby 2 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 0.93% 3.72% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 8.87% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Median daily rate £213 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.87% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £398
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £71.00
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
88 124 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 40.93% 41.89% 39.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 66 62
Median daily rate £383 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £276 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £19.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.94% -45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.46 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.30 £35.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) Python
3 11 (78.57%) Java
4 10 (71.43%) OO
5 9 (64.29%) QA
5 9 (64.29%) CSS
6 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (57.14%) DevOps
7 7 (50.00%) R
7 7 (50.00%) Scrum
7 7 (50.00%) Objective-C
7 7 (50.00%) SAS
7 7 (50.00%) MATLAB
7 7 (50.00%) SQL
7 7 (50.00%) C
7 7 (50.00%) C#
7 7 (50.00%) C++
8 6 (42.86%) OOP
8 6 (42.86%) Apple
8 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
8 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
8 6 (42.86%) Degree
8 6 (42.86%) JIRA
8 6 (42.86%) Line Management
8 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
8 6 (42.86%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (35.71%) Perl
9 5 (35.71%) UML
9 5 (35.71%) XML
9 5 (35.71%) XSL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 7 (50.00%) SAS
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) ClearCase
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 4 (28.57%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (28.57%) Python Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) XSL
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) OO
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) DevOps
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
4 6 (42.86%) Exploratory Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Line Management
4 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 6 (42.86%) OOP
5 5 (35.71%) UML
6 4 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (21.43%) SDLC
7 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (7.14%) Coaching
9 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Python
2 11 (78.57%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) C
3 7 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) C++
3 7 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 7 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 7 (50.00%) R
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Perl
5 4 (28.57%) Delphi
5 4 (28.57%) PL/1
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Apple
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle