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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 126 139 114
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 12 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.40% 0.16% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.41% 0.54% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 8
Average daily rate
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£500 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.92% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £333 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £385 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.93% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £71.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-88.73% +42.00%
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
849 930 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.06% 30.39% 30.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 578 362
Average daily rate £365 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 24 35
Average hourly rate £36.67 £28.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.66% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £14.75 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.95 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 +1 6 £450 +28.57% 2
Essex - 6 £541 -
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Ruby
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 11 (68.75%) CSS
4 10 (62.50%) TDD
5 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (56.25%) Linux
6 8 (50.00%) HTML5
7 7 (43.75%) Play Framework
7 7 (43.75%) DevOps
7 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (43.75%) Scala
7 7 (43.75%) REST
7 7 (43.75%) CSS3
7 7 (43.75%) Java
7 7 (43.75%) JSON
7 7 (43.75%) Django
7 7 (43.75%) Ajax
8 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
8 6 (37.50%) Mac OS X
8 6 (37.50%) RSpec
8 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
9 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (31.25%) Open Source
9 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
9 5 (31.25%) SOA
9 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (25.00%) Web Design
10 4 (25.00%) Scrum
10 4 (25.00%) Kanban
10 4 (25.00%) Data Protection

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) RSpec
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
4 2 (12.50%) Subversion
4 2 (12.50%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (12.50%) Programmer
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Lead Technical Architect
7 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) HTML5
4 7 (43.75%) REST
4 7 (43.75%) CSS3
4 7 (43.75%) Play Framework
4 7 (43.75%) Ajax
4 7 (43.75%) JSON
4 7 (43.75%) Django
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) Middleware
6 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 2 (12.50%) OAuth
6 2 (12.50%) JAX-RS
7 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.25%) Sencha Touch
7 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
7 1 (6.25%) .NET
7 1 (6.25%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) DTV
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Mac OS X
4 4 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (12.50%) AIX
5 2 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) TDD
2 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (43.75%) DevOps
4 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) SOA
5 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (31.25%) Open Source
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) BDD
6 4 (25.00%) Kanban
6 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) Web Design
7 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
7 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) Critical Success Factor
7 2 (12.50%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (43.75%) Scala
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
1 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (12.50%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) SAP
1 2 (12.50%) WSO2
2 1 (6.25%) Sencha
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