The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
South West / Dorset
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.94% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -47.18%

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

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
58 62 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 56.31% 31.79% 36.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 27 50
Median daily rate £338 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Ruby
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 1 - -
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
1 1 (33.33%) LESS
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Sass
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP