The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
England / East Midlands
Rank - - 86
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
433 426 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.14% 28.21% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 254 172
Median daily rate £350 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +64.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Ruby on Rails
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Ruby on Rails Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands