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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 524 517 467
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 72 76 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 59 88
Average daily rate £350 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50
Ruby on Rails 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
44628 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29078 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £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 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 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 -12 34 £400 -8.57% 9
Yorkshire - 13 £325 - 2
South East +22 12 £325 -17.46%
South West - 10 £300 - 1
North West -22 2 £375 - 2
North East - 1 £275 -
Ruby on Rails Developer
UK

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 145 (100.00%) Ruby
1 145 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 85 (58.62%) TDD
3 81 (55.86%) JavaScript
4 73 (50.34%) CSS
5 70 (48.28%) BDD
6 63 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (42.76%) HTML
8 57 (39.31%) RSpec
9 45 (31.03%) Git (software)
10 38 (26.21%) Scrum
11 35 (24.14%) Cucumber
12 34 (23.45%) Amazon AWS
13 32 (22.07%) jQuery
14 31 (21.38%) Jenkins
15 30 (20.69%) Capistrano
16 28 (19.31%) Web Services
17 26 (17.93%) Heroku
17 26 (17.93%) RESTful
17 26 (17.93%) Continuous Integration
18 24 (16.55%) HTML5
18 24 (16.55%) Linux
18 24 (16.55%) GitHub
18 24 (16.55%) Capybara
19 23 (15.86%) Kanban
20 21 (14.48%) Web Development
20 21 (14.48%) AngularJS
20 21 (14.48%) CSS3
21 20 (13.79%) DevOps
22 19 (13.10%) Opscode Chef

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (6.21%) Apache
2 4 (2.76%) Confluence
3 2 (1.38%) nginx
4 1 (0.69%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.69%) CMS
4 1 (0.69%) Node.js
4 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.07%) BigMachines
1 3 (2.07%) Eloqua
1 3 (2.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 34 (23.45%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (17.93%) Heroku
3 24 (16.55%) GitHub
4 4 (2.76%) SaaS
5 3 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.69%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.03%) HTTP
2 5 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.41%) MySQL
2 17 (11.72%) NoSQL
3 16 (11.03%) MongoDB
4 15 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (7.59%) Redis
6 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.38%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 57 (39.31%) RSpec
2 45 (31.03%) Git (software)
3 35 (24.14%) Cucumber
4 31 (21.38%) Jenkins
5 24 (16.55%) Capybara
6 14 (9.66%) git-flow
6 14 (9.66%) RubyGems
7 12 (8.28%) JIRA
8 8 (5.52%) Jasmine
9 4 (2.76%) Mocha
10 3 (2.07%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (2.07%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (1.38%) webpack
12 1 (0.69%) Grunt
12 1 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.69%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.69%) Yeoman
General
1 8 (5.52%) Marketing
2 5 (3.45%) Finance
3 3 (2.07%) Banking
3 3 (2.07%) Electronics
3 3 (2.07%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.38%) Games
5 1 (0.69%) Back Office
5 1 (0.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 73 (50.34%) CSS
3 62 (42.76%) HTML
4 32 (22.07%) jQuery
5 28 (19.31%) Web Services
6 26 (17.93%) RESTful
7 24 (16.55%) HTML5
8 21 (14.48%) AngularJS
8 21 (14.48%) CSS3
9 18 (12.41%) Sass
10 15 (10.34%) Sinatra
11 11 (7.59%) Backbone.js
12 10 (6.90%) .NET
13 9 (6.21%) Ember.js
13 9 (6.21%) Sidekiq
14 7 (4.83%) ASP.NET
14 7 (4.83%) Phusion Passenger
14 7 (4.83%) React
14 7 (4.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (3.45%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.83%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.76%) Social Media
2 4 (2.76%) User Experience
3 3 (2.07%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.38%) iPad
4 2 (1.38%) iPhone
4 2 (1.38%) NHS
4 2 (1.38%) Online Games
4 2 (1.38%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.38%) Telematics
5 1 (0.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.55%) Linux
2 8 (5.52%) Ubuntu
3 6 (4.14%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.07%) Unix
5 2 (1.38%) AIX
5 2 (1.38%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.38%) Solaris
6 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (58.62%) TDD
2 70 (48.28%) BDD
3 63 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (26.21%) Scrum
5 26 (17.93%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (15.86%) Kanban
7 21 (14.48%) Web Development
8 20 (13.79%) DevOps
9 16 (11.03%) Test Automation
10 14 (9.66%) API Design
11 12 (8.28%) Data Protection
12 10 (6.90%) Mentoring
13 9 (6.21%) Pair Programming
14 8 (5.52%) Continuous Delivery
15 7 (4.83%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (4.83%) E-Commerce
15 7 (4.83%) OO
15 7 (4.83%) Unit Testing
16 6 (4.14%) Front End Development
16 6 (4.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 145 (100.00%) Ruby
2 81 (55.86%) JavaScript
3 18 (12.41%) Java
4 12 (8.28%) SQL
5 9 (6.21%) CoffeeScript
6 6 (4.14%) Python
7 4 (2.76%) PHP
8 3 (2.07%) Apex Code
8 3 (2.07%) C#
9 2 (1.38%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.38%) ES6
10 1 (0.69%) Go
10 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (4.14%) Degree
2 2 (1.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (2.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (20.69%) Capistrano
2 19 (13.10%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (4.14%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (2.07%) Oracle
2 3 (2.07%) SAP
2 3 (2.07%) Siebel
3 2 (1.38%) Facebook
3 2 (1.38%) Google
3 2 (1.38%) Twitter
4 1 (0.69%) Akamai
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Venn Group
Rate: £200 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
North West England
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Mason Frank International
Posted: 16 days ago