The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £13.50 £150.00
% change year-on-year
+425.92% -91.00%
Ruby on Rails
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 67 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 25.32% 30.88% 26.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 37 22
Average daily rate £263 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.37% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Dorset