The table below looks at the statistics for the Ruby Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby Developer
Rank 497 496 479
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 83 84 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 63 80
Average daily rate £363 £450 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +22.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £368 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
44601 43533 41830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.45% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29104 27575 25284
Average daily rate £418 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1612 1743 1871
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.77 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Ruby Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
London -27 39 £420 -6.66% 19
South West +2 15 £350 -22.22% 1
Yorkshire - 13 £325 - 3
South East +6 9 £365 - 3
West Midlands -14 2 £350 -
North East - 2 £275 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Ruby Developer
UK

Ruby Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Ruby Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby Developer in their job title.

1 194 (100.00%) Ruby
2 110 (56.70%) Ruby on Rails
3 94 (48.45%) JavaScript
4 78 (40.21%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (39.69%) CSS
6 75 (38.66%) Git (software)
7 73 (37.63%) HTML
7 73 (37.63%) TDD
8 59 (30.41%) Java
9 58 (29.90%) RSpec
10 57 (29.38%) BDD
11 56 (28.87%) Linux
12 53 (27.32%) Python
13 46 (23.71%) Cucumber
14 37 (19.07%) GitHub
15 36 (18.56%) Scrum
16 35 (18.04%) Web Development
16 35 (18.04%) NoSQL
16 35 (18.04%) AngularJS
17 34 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
18 33 (17.01%) Unix
19 31 (15.98%) Capybara
20 30 (15.46%) Scala
20 30 (15.46%) SQL
20 30 (15.46%) Jenkins
21 29 (14.95%) RESTful
21 29 (14.95%) jQuery
22 28 (14.43%) MongoDB
23 26 (13.40%) Web Services
24 25 (12.89%) Subversion

Ruby Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Ruby Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (8.25%) Node.js
2 13 (6.70%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (4.64%) Apache Solr
4 6 (3.09%) Apache
5 4 (2.06%) Confluence
6 1 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.52%) CMS
6 1 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.61%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.58%) BigMachines
1 5 (2.58%) Eloqua
1 5 (2.58%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (19.07%) GitHub
2 21 (10.82%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.12%) Heroku
4 5 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.58%) SaaS
5 1 (0.52%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.52%) IaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.34%) HTTP
2 15 (7.73%) Internet
3 2 (1.03%) DNS
4 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.52%) LDAP
4 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (18.04%) NoSQL
2 28 (14.43%) MongoDB
3 24 (12.37%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (11.34%) MySQL
5 19 (9.79%) Redis
6 18 (9.28%) Relational Database
7 9 (4.64%) SQL Server
8 8 (4.12%) Riak
9 7 (3.61%) Neo4j
10 3 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.03%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (1.03%) Big Data
12 1 (0.52%) GIS
12 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.52%) HBase
12 1 (0.52%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 75 (38.66%) Git (software)
2 58 (29.90%) RSpec
3 46 (23.71%) Cucumber
4 31 (15.98%) Capybara
5 30 (15.46%) Jenkins
6 25 (12.89%) Subversion
7 16 (8.25%) git-flow
7 16 (8.25%) JIRA
8 13 (6.70%) JUnit
9 8 (4.12%) Selenium
9 8 (4.12%) TeamCity
10 5 (2.58%) JMeter
10 5 (2.58%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (2.58%) VisualVM
11 4 (2.06%) Bugzilla
11 4 (2.06%) Gradle
11 4 (2.06%) Trac
11 4 (2.06%) Vagrant
12 3 (1.55%) RubyGems
12 3 (1.55%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (8.25%) Finance
2 5 (2.58%) Marketing
3 4 (2.06%) Banking
3 4 (2.06%) Electronics
3 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.55%) Games
5 2 (1.03%) Back Office
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (56.70%) Ruby on Rails
2 77 (39.69%) CSS
3 73 (37.63%) HTML
4 35 (18.04%) AngularJS
5 29 (14.95%) jQuery
5 29 (14.95%) RESTful
6 26 (13.40%) Web Services
7 21 (10.82%) .NET
8 19 (9.79%) HTML5
8 19 (9.79%) Sinatra
9 18 (9.28%) CSS3
10 17 (8.76%) Sass
11 15 (7.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (6.70%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (6.19%) React
14 11 (5.67%) Backbone.js
14 11 (5.67%) REST
15 9 (4.64%) ASP.NET
15 9 (4.64%) JSON
15 9 (4.64%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.25%) Visualisation
2 8 (4.12%) User Experience
3 7 (3.61%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.61%) Fintech
4 5 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.06%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.03%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.03%) Telematics
7 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.52%) New Media
7 1 (0.52%) NHS
7 1 (0.52%) Online Games
7 1 (0.52%) RIA
7 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (28.87%) Linux
2 33 (17.01%) Unix
3 24 (12.37%) Mac OS X
4 6 (3.09%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.58%) Mac OS
6 4 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.06%) Windows
7 2 (1.03%) Android
7 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.52%) AIX
8 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (40.21%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (37.63%) TDD
3 57 (29.38%) BDD
4 36 (18.56%) Scrum
5 35 (18.04%) Web Development
6 34 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (11.86%) Responsive Web Design
8 22 (11.34%) Open Source
9 21 (10.82%) DevOps
10 19 (9.79%) Kanban
10 19 (9.79%) Web Design
11 18 (9.28%) Configuration Management
11 18 (9.28%) Data Protection
12 16 (8.25%) Pair Programming
13 15 (7.73%) MVC
13 15 (7.73%) Unit Testing
14 14 (7.22%) Data Migration
14 14 (7.22%) ETL
14 14 (7.22%) Migration
14 14 (7.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 194 (100.00%) Ruby
2 94 (48.45%) JavaScript
3 59 (30.41%) Java
4 53 (27.32%) Python
5 30 (15.46%) Scala
5 30 (15.46%) SQL
6 20 (10.31%) C#
7 15 (7.73%) PHP
8 11 (5.67%) CoffeeScript
9 8 (4.12%) Go
10 5 (2.58%) Apex Code
10 5 (2.58%) Perl
11 4 (2.06%) C++
11 4 (2.06%) Groovy
11 4 (2.06%) Smalltalk
12 3 (1.55%) Clojure
12 3 (1.55%) Haskell
13 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.03%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (9.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.58%) Degree
3 2 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.58%) QA
3 3 (1.55%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (2.58%) Docker
2 2 (1.03%) Varnish
3 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (5.67%) Puppet
3 10 (5.15%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.03%) Mesos
5 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.52%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (4.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.58%) Oracle
2 5 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (2.58%) Siebel
3 4 (2.06%) Facebook
3 4 (2.06%) SAP
3 4 (2.06%) Twitter
4 3 (1.55%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.03%) Google
5 2 (1.03%) Zend
6 1 (0.52%) Akamai
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + REMOTE
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
LA International
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £375 - £425 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Mason Frank International
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 25 days ago