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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 40 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.77% - 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.48% - 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £130
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
+42.00% -
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
121 72 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 31.03% 24.66% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 26 69
Average daily rate £250 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 3
Average hourly rate £28.75 £38.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +29.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Brighton - 3 £375 - 1
Ruby on Rails
South East

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) RSpec
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (33.33%) Haml
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) Capistrano
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (33.33%) Redis
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) RSpec
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
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
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Haml
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capistrano
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef