The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 18 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 Programming Languages category for the Docklands, 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 0.70% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -7.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+77.50% -
Programming Languages Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 59 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 34.78% 41.26% 36.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 42 59
Average daily rate £513 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £200 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £558 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Ruby
London

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Ruby
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Migration
1 7 (100.00%) Lua
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Lua
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet