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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby Developer
UK / England
Rank 465 536 500
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 102 75 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 62 65
Median daily rate £425 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39610 45350 44481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26011 29610 27899
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1415 1523 1768
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +67 82 £425 +6.25% 30
North East -7 7 £350 -
Yorkshire +10 5 £450 +37.40% 6
South West -1 4 - -
South East +19 2 £395 +17.47% 7
North West - 1 £450 -
East of England - 1 £513 - 1
Ruby Developer
UK

Ruby Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 178 (100.00%) Ruby
2 113 (63.48%) Ruby on Rails
3 104 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (46.63%) JavaScript
5 80 (44.94%) TDD
6 67 (37.64%) Java
7 56 (31.46%) HTML
8 55 (30.90%) CSS
9 45 (25.28%) Git (software)
10 38 (21.35%) Docker
11 36 (20.22%) OO
12 33 (18.54%) HTML5
13 29 (16.29%) CSS3
14 27 (15.17%) BDD
14 27 (15.17%) DevOps
14 27 (15.17%) PostgreSQL
15 25 (14.04%) Python
16 24 (13.48%) Linux
16 24 (13.48%) Go
17 23 (12.92%) Microservices
18 22 (12.36%) Scrum
18 22 (12.36%) Games
19 21 (11.80%) Software Engineering
20 20 (11.24%) Web Development
21 19 (10.67%) MySQL
21 19 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
21 19 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
22 18 (10.11%) REST
23 17 (9.55%) Kanban
23 17 (9.55%) Back Office

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 6 (3.37%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (2.81%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.69%) Confluence
3 3 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.12%) CMS
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.56%) Drupal
5 1 (0.56%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.56%) SAS
5 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.30%) Heroku
3 10 (5.62%) GitHub
4 5 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.81%) PaaS
5 3 (1.69%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.12%) Datadog
6 2 (1.12%) SaaS
7 1 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.25%) HTTP
2 3 (1.69%) Network Security
3 1 (0.56%) DNS
3 1 (0.56%) ICMP
3 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.17%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (10.67%) MySQL
3 10 (5.62%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.62%) Redis
4 8 (4.49%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.37%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.25%) Big Data
8 2 (1.12%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (25.28%) Git (software)
2 16 (8.99%) Cucumber
3 13 (7.30%) RSpec
4 10 (5.62%) Subversion
5 9 (5.06%) Jenkins
6 8 (4.49%) JIRA
7 6 (3.37%) Selenium
8 5 (2.81%) Travis CI
9 4 (2.25%) Capybara
10 3 (1.69%) Gradle
10 3 (1.69%) Vagrant
10 3 (1.69%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.12%) Appium
11 2 (1.12%) Bazaar
11 2 (1.12%) Calabash
11 2 (1.12%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.56%) Bundler
12 1 (0.56%) CircleCI
12 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.56%) GoCD
General
1 22 (12.36%) Games
2 17 (9.55%) Back Office
3 15 (8.43%) Finance
4 6 (3.37%) Marketing
5 4 (2.25%) Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.12%) Electronics
7 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.12%) Retail
8 1 (0.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (63.48%) Ruby on Rails
2 56 (31.46%) HTML
3 55 (30.90%) CSS
4 33 (18.54%) HTML5
5 29 (16.29%) CSS3
6 18 (10.11%) REST
7 16 (8.99%) Web Services
8 13 (7.30%) jQuery
8 13 (7.30%) Sass
9 12 (6.74%) Node.js
9 12 (6.74%) RESTful
10 10 (5.62%) AngularJS
11 9 (5.06%) .NET
11 9 (5.06%) ASP.NET
11 9 (5.06%) JSON
11 9 (5.06%) Play Framework
12 8 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (4.49%) Spring
13 7 (3.93%) Ext JS
13 7 (3.93%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (3.37%) Linux Command Line
1 6 (3.37%) Online Games
1 6 (3.37%) User Experience
2 4 (2.25%) Social Media
3 3 (1.69%) Digital Media
3 3 (1.69%) Video on Demand
4 2 (1.12%) Blog
4 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.12%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.56%) Fintech
5 1 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.56%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.48%) Linux
2 11 (6.18%) Unix
3 6 (3.37%) Mac OS
3 6 (3.37%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.12%) Android
5 2 (1.12%) Windows
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (44.94%) TDD
3 36 (20.22%) OO
4 27 (15.17%) BDD
4 27 (15.17%) DevOps
5 23 (12.92%) Microservices
6 22 (12.36%) Scrum
7 21 (11.80%) Software Engineering
8 20 (11.24%) Web Development
9 19 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (9.55%) Automated Testing
10 17 (9.55%) Kanban
11 13 (7.30%) Open Source
12 12 (6.74%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (6.74%) MVC
13 10 (5.62%) Unit Testing
14 9 (5.06%) Configuration Management
14 9 (5.06%) Front End Development
15 8 (4.49%) Pair Programming
15 8 (4.49%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 178 (100.00%) Ruby
2 83 (46.63%) JavaScript
3 67 (37.64%) Java
4 25 (14.04%) Python
5 24 (13.48%) Go
6 15 (8.43%) Scala
7 10 (5.62%) C#
8 7 (3.93%) Bash Shell
9 6 (3.37%) C++
9 6 (3.37%) SQL
10 5 (2.81%) PHP
11 2 (1.12%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.56%) Clojure
12 1 (0.56%) Elixir
12 1 (0.56%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 8 (4.49%) Degree
1 8 (4.49%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.81%) SDET
2 3 (1.69%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) GCP
System Software
1 38 (21.35%) Docker
2 4 (2.25%) Shibboleth
3 3 (1.69%) vSphere
4 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.06%) Terraform
2 6 (3.37%) Ansible
2 6 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.81%) Puppet
4 2 (1.12%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.12%) Pingdom
4 2 (1.12%) Salt
5 1 (0.56%) Consul
Vendors
1 12 (6.74%) Apigee
2 4 (2.25%) Facebook
3 3 (1.69%) Google
3 3 (1.69%) SAP
4 1 (0.56%) MapR
4 1 (0.56%) Mercator
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle
4 1 (0.56%) Remedy
4 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.56%) VMware
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