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 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 34 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.23% 0.97% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.21% 1.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £525 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -43.66%
Ruby
South East

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
136 186 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 55.74% 60.19% 44.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 107 72
Median daily rate £325 £338 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +13.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £530 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 11
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.30 £18.50 £21.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +7 3 £525 -4.54%
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) Play Framework
3 4 (40.00%) Scala
3 4 (40.00%) Django
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Ajax
3 4 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 4 (40.00%) Kanban
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (20.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (10.00%) J2EE
6 1 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Appium
1 1 (10.00%) Calabash
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) REST
2 4 (40.00%) Ajax
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) CSS3
2 4 (40.00%) Django
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
2 4 (40.00%) Play Framework
2 4 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (10.00%) Akka
3 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Kanban
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
4 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Scala
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (10.00%) SAP