The table below looks at the statistics for the Ruby on Rails Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 145 - 133
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 2 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.067% - 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Average daily rate
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£363 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2799 2290 2823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.08% 93.36% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1749 1185 1418
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 257 269
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.48 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.10 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Ruby on Rails Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Ruby on Rails Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Ruby on Rails Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Ruby on Rails Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Ruby on Rails Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 2 £363 - 1
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) WFM
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree