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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby Developer
Rank 493 487 435
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -52
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 123 125 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 106 143
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
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
47023 47467 46270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.91% 94.81% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31062 30430 28861
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 £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1390 1810 1901
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.55 £40.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -11 80 £425 +6.25% 17
Yorkshire +6 17 £450 - 2
South East -6 11 £400 - 3
South West +10 8 £325 -13.33% 2
North West - 3 - - 5
East of England +16 2 £400 -5.88% 1
East Midlands -7 1 £375 -0.99%
North East - 1 - - 2
Ruby Developer
UK

Ruby Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 213 (100.00%) Ruby
2 146 (68.54%) Ruby on Rails
3 100 (46.95%) TDD
4 99 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (43.19%) JavaScript
6 67 (31.46%) HTML
7 65 (30.52%) CSS
8 59 (27.70%) BDD
9 51 (23.94%) Java
10 46 (21.60%) Python
11 40 (18.78%) Git (software)
11 40 (18.78%) Amazon AWS
12 35 (16.43%) RSpec
12 35 (16.43%) Open Source
12 35 (16.43%) Linux
12 35 (16.43%) PostgreSQL
12 35 (16.43%) Scrum
13 32 (15.02%) MongoDB
13 32 (15.02%) NoSQL
14 31 (14.55%) Capybara
14 31 (14.55%) Cucumber
14 31 (14.55%) OO
15 26 (12.21%) Web Development
16 25 (11.74%) Web Services
17 24 (11.27%) MySQL
17 24 (11.27%) SQL
17 24 (11.27%) HTML5
18 23 (10.80%) CSS3
19 22 (10.33%) Scala
19 22 (10.33%) Test Automation

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 13 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.35%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (2.35%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.41%) Jetty
3 3 (1.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.94%) CMS
4 2 (0.94%) nginx
5 1 (0.47%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (1.88%) BigMachines
1 4 (1.88%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.94%) Magento
2 2 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (18.78%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (8.45%) GitHub
3 13 (6.10%) Heroku
4 9 (4.23%) SaaS
5 8 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (3.76%) PaaS
6 4 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.88%) IaaS
7 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.51%) HTTP
2 6 (2.82%) DNS
3 1 (0.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.43%) PostgreSQL
2 32 (15.02%) MongoDB
2 32 (15.02%) NoSQL
3 24 (11.27%) MySQL
4 16 (7.51%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.76%) Redis
6 7 (3.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (3.29%) MariaDB
7 5 (2.35%) Neo4j
8 2 (0.94%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.47%) Big Data
9 1 (0.47%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.47%) GIS
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (18.78%) Git (software)
2 35 (16.43%) RSpec
3 31 (14.55%) Capybara
3 31 (14.55%) Cucumber
4 14 (6.57%) Subversion
5 13 (6.10%) JUnit
6 12 (5.63%) Jenkins
7 11 (5.16%) git-flow
8 8 (3.76%) Selenium
9 7 (3.29%) Jasmine
10 5 (2.35%) Calabash
11 4 (1.88%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (1.41%) JMeter
12 3 (1.41%) Mockito
12 3 (1.41%) Protractor
12 3 (1.41%) Travis CI
12 3 (1.41%) VisualVM
13 2 (0.94%) Bower
13 2 (0.94%) Grunt
14 1 (0.47%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (10.33%) Finance
2 6 (2.82%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.35%) Banking
3 5 (2.35%) Games
4 4 (1.88%) Marketing
5 2 (0.94%) Electronics
5 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (68.54%) Ruby on Rails
2 67 (31.46%) HTML
3 65 (30.52%) CSS
4 25 (11.74%) Web Services
5 24 (11.27%) HTML5
6 23 (10.80%) CSS3
7 21 (9.86%) AngularJS
8 20 (9.39%) Sass
9 18 (8.45%) Node.js
10 17 (7.98%) React
11 15 (7.04%) Dropwizard
12 14 (6.57%) Django
12 14 (6.57%) REST
13 11 (5.16%) jQuery
14 10 (4.69%) Gherkin
15 8 (3.76%) Backbone.js
15 8 (3.76%) Ember.js
15 8 (3.76%) Sinatra
16 7 (3.29%) RabbitMQ
16 7 (3.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.04%) Mobile App
2 11 (5.16%) Visualisation
3 7 (3.29%) Algorithms
4 6 (2.82%) User Experience
5 4 (1.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.41%) Fintech
6 3 (1.41%) Semantic Web
7 2 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.94%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.47%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.47%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.47%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
8 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.47%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.43%) Linux
2 18 (8.45%) Unix
3 14 (6.57%) Mac OS X
4 5 (2.35%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.35%) Windows
5 4 (1.88%) Android
6 2 (0.94%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (46.95%) TDD
2 99 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (27.70%) BDD
4 35 (16.43%) Open Source
4 35 (16.43%) Scrum
5 31 (14.55%) OO
6 26 (12.21%) Web Development
7 22 (10.33%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (10.33%) Test Automation
8 19 (8.92%) Configuration Management
9 18 (8.45%) Kanban
9 18 (8.45%) Responsive Web Design
10 17 (7.98%) Software Engineering
11 16 (7.51%) DevOps
12 15 (7.04%) Front End Development
12 15 (7.04%) Web Design
13 14 (6.57%) E-Commerce
13 14 (6.57%) MVC
13 14 (6.57%) Pair Programming
13 14 (6.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 213 (100.00%) Ruby
2 92 (43.19%) JavaScript
3 51 (23.94%) Java
4 46 (21.60%) Python
5 24 (11.27%) SQL
6 22 (10.33%) Scala
7 16 (7.51%) Go
7 16 (7.51%) PHP
8 10 (4.69%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.82%) Clojure
10 5 (2.35%) RubyMotion
11 4 (1.88%) Apex Code
11 4 (1.88%) C#
11 4 (1.88%) Perl
12 3 (1.41%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.41%) ES6
12 3 (1.41%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.94%) CoffeeScript
13 2 (0.94%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (7.04%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.82%) Degree
3 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.35%) SDET
2 2 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.76%) Docker
2 6 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.88%) vSphere
4 3 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.47%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 10 (4.69%) Puppet
2 3 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.94%) Mesos
4 1 (0.47%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (3.29%) Rackspace
1 7 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (2.82%) Red Hat
2 6 (2.82%) VMware
3 4 (1.88%) Oracle
3 4 (1.88%) Siebel
4 3 (1.41%) Cisco
4 3 (1.41%) EMC
4 3 (1.41%) F5
4 3 (1.41%) NetApp
4 3 (1.41%) Zend
5 2 (0.94%) Facebook
5 2 (0.94%) Google
5 2 (0.94%) SAP
5 2 (0.94%) Twitter
6 1 (0.47%) Teradata
6 1 (0.47%) Xamarin
London
Oscar Associates Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400-450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley, Kent
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group
Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: 21 days ago