The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Ruby Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby Developer
Rank 515 485 466
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 99 139 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 113 113
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Ruby Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46763 48174 46107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.70% 94.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 30926 30296 28951
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1336 1918 1967
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Ruby Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Ruby Developer in the job title.

Ruby Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ruby Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Ruby Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Ruby Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Ruby Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Ruby Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ruby Developer across the England region.

Ruby Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Ruby Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
London -25 62 £425 -1.44% 29
Yorkshire +14 18 £475 +5.55% 5
South East -10 10 £400 - 2
South West 0 6 £325 -13.33% 1
East Midlands +8 1 £375 -0.99% 1
North West 0 1 - - 2
North East - 1 - -
Ruby Developer
UK

Ruby Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Ruby Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Ruby Developer in the job title.

1 179 (100.00%) Ruby
2 122 (68.16%) Ruby on Rails
3 84 (46.93%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (46.93%) TDD
4 78 (43.58%) JavaScript
5 59 (32.96%) HTML
6 58 (32.40%) CSS
7 52 (29.05%) Python
8 51 (28.49%) Java
9 49 (27.37%) BDD
10 44 (24.58%) Git (software)
11 42 (23.46%) Linux
12 35 (19.55%) Cucumber
12 35 (19.55%) Amazon AWS
12 35 (19.55%) RSpec
13 32 (17.88%) Open Source
13 32 (17.88%) Capybara
14 31 (17.32%) MongoDB
14 31 (17.32%) NoSQL
15 29 (16.20%) PostgreSQL
16 27 (15.08%) Scrum
16 27 (15.08%) OO
17 26 (14.53%) Web Development
17 26 (14.53%) Scala
18 25 (13.97%) SQL
18 25 (13.97%) Web Services
18 25 (13.97%) Finance
19 24 (13.41%) Unix
20 21 (11.73%) Sass
20 21 (11.73%) Responsive Web Design

Ruby Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 14 (7.82%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (5.03%) Node.js
3 5 (2.79%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (2.79%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.68%) Jetty
4 3 (1.68%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.12%) Apache
5 2 (1.12%) CMS
5 2 (1.12%) nginx
6 1 (0.56%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.23%) BigMachines
2 4 (2.23%) Eloqua
3 2 (1.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (19.55%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (10.61%) GitHub
3 14 (7.82%) Heroku
4 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.91%) PaaS
4 7 (3.91%) SaaS
5 4 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.68%) IaaS
7 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.61%) HTTP
2 6 (3.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.32%) MongoDB
1 31 (17.32%) NoSQL
2 29 (16.20%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (10.06%) Relational Database
4 17 (9.50%) MySQL
5 8 (4.47%) Neo4j
6 6 (3.35%) Redis
7 4 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.23%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.56%) Big Data
8 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.56%) GIS
8 1 (0.56%) HBase
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 44 (24.58%) Git (software)
2 35 (19.55%) Cucumber
2 35 (19.55%) RSpec
3 32 (17.88%) Capybara
4 18 (10.06%) Subversion
5 16 (8.94%) JUnit
6 14 (7.82%) git-flow
7 12 (6.70%) Jenkins
8 7 (3.91%) Jasmine
9 5 (2.79%) JMeter
9 5 (2.79%) Selenium
9 5 (2.79%) VisualVM
10 4 (2.23%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (1.68%) Calabash
11 3 (1.68%) JIRA
11 3 (1.68%) Mockito
11 3 (1.68%) Protractor
12 2 (1.12%) Appium
12 2 (1.12%) Travis CI
13 1 (0.56%) Bundler
General
1 25 (13.97%) Finance
2 8 (4.47%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.35%) Marketing
4 5 (2.79%) Banking
4 5 (2.79%) Electronics
4 5 (2.79%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.68%) Games
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Automotive
6 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (68.16%) Ruby on Rails
2 59 (32.96%) HTML
3 58 (32.40%) CSS
4 25 (13.97%) Web Services
5 21 (11.73%) Sass
6 19 (10.61%) Dropwizard
7 16 (8.94%) AngularJS
8 15 (8.38%) CSS3
8 15 (8.38%) HTML5
9 14 (7.82%) React
10 11 (6.15%) Django
10 11 (6.15%) jQuery
10 11 (6.15%) REST
11 10 (5.59%) Gherkin
12 9 (5.03%) RESTful
13 6 (3.35%) Backbone.js
13 6 (3.35%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (2.79%) .NET
14 5 (2.79%) Mason
14 5 (2.79%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.82%) Visualisation
2 10 (5.59%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.35%) User Experience
4 5 (2.79%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.23%) Fintech
6 3 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.12%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.56%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.56%) NHS
8 1 (0.56%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.56%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 42 (23.46%) Linux
2 24 (13.41%) Unix
3 17 (9.50%) Mac OS X
4 5 (2.79%) Mac OS
5 4 (2.23%) Windows
6 3 (1.68%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.12%) Android
7 2 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (46.93%) Agile Software Development
1 84 (46.93%) TDD
2 49 (27.37%) BDD
3 32 (17.88%) Open Source
4 27 (15.08%) OO
4 27 (15.08%) Scrum
5 26 (14.53%) Web Development
6 21 (11.73%) Responsive Web Design
7 20 (11.17%) Test Automation
8 19 (10.61%) Configuration Management
9 18 (10.06%) DevOps
9 18 (10.06%) Web Design
10 17 (9.50%) Unit Testing
11 15 (8.38%) E-Commerce
12 14 (7.82%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (7.26%) Front End Development
13 13 (7.26%) Integration Testing
13 13 (7.26%) Pair Programming
14 12 (6.70%) ETL
14 12 (6.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 179 (100.00%) Ruby
2 78 (43.58%) JavaScript
3 52 (29.05%) Python
4 51 (28.49%) Java
5 26 (14.53%) Scala
6 25 (13.97%) SQL
7 16 (8.94%) Go
8 15 (8.38%) PHP
9 10 (5.59%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.35%) Clojure
11 4 (2.23%) Apex Code
11 4 (2.23%) Perl
12 3 (1.68%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.68%) RubyMotion
13 2 (1.12%) CoffeeScript
13 2 (1.12%) ES6
13 2 (1.12%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.12%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.35%) Degree
3 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.23%) SDET
2 3 (1.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.91%) Docker
2 5 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (6.15%) Puppet
2 4 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.12%) Capistrano
3 2 (1.12%) Mesos
4 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (3.35%) Red Hat
3 5 (2.79%) Rackspace
3 5 (2.79%) SAP
3 5 (2.79%) VMware
4 4 (2.23%) Oracle
4 4 (2.23%) Siebel
5 3 (1.68%) Zend
6 2 (1.12%) Cisco
6 2 (1.12%) EMC
6 2 (1.12%) F5
6 2 (1.12%) Google
6 2 (1.12%) NetApp
7 1 (0.56%) Xamarin
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £550 per day (Dependent on XP)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: Up to £500 p/d
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago