The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills 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 over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 118 124 124
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 6 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.039% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 0.13% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate £500 - £243
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 - £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 - £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
635 742 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.65% 29.04% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 443 381
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 44
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £23.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Ruby on Rails
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 across the East of England region.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Ruby on Rails
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Ruby on Rails Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Ruby on Rails
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 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Essex - 5 £513 -
Hertfordshire +12 1 £365 - 2
Ruby on Rails
England

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Ruby on Rails also 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 that cited Ruby on Rails.

1 14 (100.00%) Ruby
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
3 12 (85.71%) TDD
4 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
5 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (50.00%) Scrum
7 6 (42.86%) Mac OS X
7 6 (42.86%) Linux
7 6 (42.86%) SOA
7 6 (42.86%) Kanban
7 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
7 6 (42.86%) BDD
7 6 (42.86%) HTML5
7 6 (42.86%) CSS3
7 6 (42.86%) DevOps
8 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
8 5 (35.71%) Java
9 4 (28.57%) Unix
9 4 (28.57%) Middleware
9 4 (28.57%) Web Design
9 4 (28.57%) Scala
9 4 (28.57%) JSON
9 4 (28.57%) Django
9 4 (28.57%) Ajax
9 4 (28.57%) Subversion
9 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 4 (28.57%) Coaching
9 4 (28.57%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Ruby on Rails also 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 that cited Ruby on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
1 3 (21.43%) SSL
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) Subversion
3 3 (21.43%) RSpec
4 2 (14.29%) Jasmine
5 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 3 (21.43%) Electronics
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Programmer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Agile Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) CSS
1 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) CSS3
2 6 (42.86%) HTML5
3 4 (28.57%) Ajax
3 4 (28.57%) Django
3 4 (28.57%) JSON
3 4 (28.57%) Middleware
3 4 (28.57%) Play Framework
3 4 (28.57%) REST
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 2 (14.29%) OAuth
6 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
6 1 (7.14%) Ext JS
6 1 (7.14%) Sencha Touch
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Mac OS X
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) AIX
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) TDD
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) BDD
4 6 (42.86%) DevOps
4 6 (42.86%) Kanban
4 6 (42.86%) SOA
5 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) API Design
6 4 (28.57%) Coaching
6 4 (28.57%) Critical Success Factor
6 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) User Stories
6 4 (28.57%) Web Design
7 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
8 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Ruby
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Scala
5 2 (14.29%) CoffeeScript
5 2 (14.29%) Perl
5 2 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Sencha
2 1 (7.14%) WSO2
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