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 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 30 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.69% 0.48% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.04% 1.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £388 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -
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 Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
99 74 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 41.77% 35.58% 37.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 33 57
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 4
Median hourly rate £35.75 £41.24 £12.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.31% +224.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £34.00 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.85 £44.25 £33.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Ruby Hourly 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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bournemouth -2 3 - - 1
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

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 Dorset region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) B2C
2 3 (75.00%) Bower
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (75.00%) RequireJS
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) iPad
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) HOOD
4 1 (25.00%) MVC

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Bower
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) RequireJS
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) B2C
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) HOOD
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL