The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
South East / East Sussex
Rank - 38 48
Contract jobs citing Ruby 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.89% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.43% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
104 140 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 47.49% 62.22% 43.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 71 77
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £275 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £525 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 13
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) Scala
3 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (50.00%) Play Framework
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) Django
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) Android
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) Product Management
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) QA

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Appium
1 1 (12.50%) Calabash
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Scala Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) Ajax
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) CSS3
2 4 (50.00%) Django
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) JSON
2 4 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (12.50%) Akka
3 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Kanban
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP