The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.30% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £13.50 £150.00
% change year-on-year
+425.92% -91.00%
Ruby on Rails
South East

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 Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
120 83 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 35.82% 27.76% 35.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 35 51
Average daily rate £290 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Ruby on Rails
Top 26 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
2 2 (66.67%) RSpec
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) CoffeeScript
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Programming
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) CoffeeScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef