The table below looks at the statistics for the Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 484 460 472
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 94 109 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 83 77
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £314 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
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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
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Ruby on Rails Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Ruby on Rails Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ruby on Rails Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Ruby on Rails Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Ruby on Rails Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Ruby on Rails Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Ruby on Rails Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Ruby on Rails Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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 -19 55 £401 +6.80% 9
South East +14 15 £414 +10.33% 1
North West - 5 £375 - 1
East of England -20 2 £363 +7.40% 1
Yorkshire - - - -
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Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails Developer in their job title.

1 202 (100.00%) Ruby
1 202 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 102 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (39.60%) JavaScript
4 79 (39.11%) Linux
5 64 (31.68%) HTML
6 62 (30.69%) CSS
7 59 (29.21%) TDD
8 57 (28.22%) BDD
9 40 (19.80%) OO
10 38 (18.81%) jQuery
11 36 (17.82%) Open Source
11 36 (17.82%) MySQL
12 35 (17.33%) HTML5
13 33 (16.34%) CSS3
14 25 (12.38%) Git (software)
15 23 (11.39%) Java
16 21 (10.40%) RSpec
17 20 (9.90%) SQL
18 18 (8.91%) Scrum
19 17 (8.42%) Games
19 17 (8.42%) PHP
19 17 (8.42%) Apache
20 16 (7.92%) Degree
20 16 (7.92%) Cucumber
21 15 (7.43%) WFM
21 15 (7.43%) RESTful
21 15 (7.43%) Web Services
22 14 (6.93%) LAMP
22 14 (6.93%) MVC

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (8.42%) Apache
2 12 (5.94%) CMS
3 3 (1.49%) nginx
4 2 (0.99%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.50%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.50%) WordPress
5 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (1.98%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.99%) GIMP
2 2 (0.99%) MS Office
2 2 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.97%) GitHub
3 4 (1.98%) Heroku
4 3 (1.49%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.49%) SaaS
5 2 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.48%) HTTP
1 5 (2.48%) LDAP
2 3 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.82%) MySQL
2 9 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (4.46%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (3.96%) Redis
4 5 (2.48%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.99%) MS Access
7 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.50%) SimpleDB
7 1 (0.50%) Big Data
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 25 (12.38%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.40%) RSpec
3 16 (7.92%) Cucumber
4 7 (3.47%) Jasmine
4 7 (3.47%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.48%) Hudson
6 4 (1.98%) Capybara
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.99%) Selenium
7 2 (0.99%) Subversion
8 1 (0.50%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.50%) Sublime Text
General
1 17 (8.42%) Games
2 11 (5.45%) Retail
3 8 (3.96%) Finance
4 5 (2.48%) Marketing
5 3 (1.49%) Advertising
5 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.99%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Back Office
7 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 64 (31.68%) HTML
3 62 (30.69%) CSS
4 38 (18.81%) jQuery
5 35 (17.33%) HTML5
6 33 (16.34%) CSS3
7 15 (7.43%) RESTful
7 15 (7.43%) Web Services
8 14 (6.93%) LAMP
9 13 (6.44%) Sinatra
10 11 (5.45%) Backbone.js
11 10 (4.95%) Sass
12 7 (3.47%) Ember.js
13 5 (2.48%) XML
13 5 (2.48%) OAuth
13 5 (2.48%) JSON
13 5 (2.48%) OAuth2
13 5 (2.48%) AngularJS
14 4 (1.98%) REST
14 4 (1.98%) Haml
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.82%) Open Source
2 11 (5.45%) Online Games
3 10 (4.95%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.97%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.48%) User Experience
6 3 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.49%) Social Gaming
7 2 (0.99%) iPad
7 2 (0.99%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.99%) iPhone
7 2 (0.99%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.99%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.50%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.50%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 79 (39.11%) Linux
2 9 (4.46%) Mac OS X
2 9 (4.46%) AIX
2 9 (4.46%) Solaris
3 4 (1.98%) CentOS
4 3 (1.49%) UNIX
5 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.99%) Android
6 1 (0.50%) Debian
6 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (29.21%) TDD
3 57 (28.22%) BDD
4 40 (19.80%) OO
5 18 (8.91%) Scrum
6 15 (7.43%) WFM
7 14 (6.93%) MVC
8 12 (5.94%) Mentoring
8 12 (5.94%) Product Management
8 12 (5.94%) Test Scripting
8 12 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (4.95%) Pair Programming
10 9 (4.46%) E-Commerce
11 8 (3.96%) Software Engineering
12 7 (3.47%) Web Development
12 7 (3.47%) Kanban
13 6 (2.97%) Workflow
14 5 (2.48%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (2.48%) Web Application Development
15 4 (1.98%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 202 (100.00%) Ruby
2 80 (39.60%) JavaScript
3 23 (11.39%) Java
4 20 (9.90%) SQL
5 17 (8.42%) PHP
6 13 (6.44%) Objective-C
6 13 (6.44%) C#
7 8 (3.96%) Python
8 7 (3.47%) CoffeeScript
9 4 (1.98%) C++
10 3 (1.49%) C
10 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.49%) Perl
11 2 (0.99%) Clojure
11 2 (0.99%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.99%) VB
11 2 (0.99%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.99%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (7.92%) Degree
2 12 (5.94%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.97%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 12 (5.94%) Capistrano
2 3 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (1.49%) Oracle
2 2 (0.99%) Twitter
2 2 (0.99%) Perforce
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe
3 1 (0.50%) Capita
3 1 (0.50%) Rackspace
3 1 (0.50%) Facebook
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