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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank - 83 95
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.14% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.66% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £269 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +425.92%
Ruby on Rails
England

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
433 302 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.63% 20.91% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 159 188
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -52.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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