The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Ruby on Rails Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 525 555 509
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -46
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 73 66 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 62 78
Median daily rate £438 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £306 £375
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
43501 47980 48241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.93% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 28710 31023 31043
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1512 1886 2016
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Ruby on Rails Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

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 8 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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 +12 57 £438 +1.44% 14
South East +31 6 £450 +50.00% 1
South West +20 5 £363 +45.00%
West Midlands - 4 £363 -
East of England +2 1 £500 +17.64%
Ruby on Rails Developer
UK

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 155 (100.00%) Ruby
1 155 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 113 (72.90%) JavaScript
3 80 (51.61%) HTML
4 79 (50.97%) CSS
5 60 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (26.45%) AngularJS
7 33 (21.29%) Amazon AWS
7 33 (21.29%) BDD
8 32 (20.65%) Heroku
9 30 (19.35%) TDD
9 30 (19.35%) Java
10 28 (18.06%) HTML5
11 27 (17.42%) PostgreSQL
11 27 (17.42%) REST
12 26 (16.77%) RSpec
13 25 (16.13%) Software Engineering
14 24 (15.48%) Web Development
15 23 (14.84%) Git (software)
15 23 (14.84%) Web Services
15 23 (14.84%) React
16 22 (14.19%) MySQL
16 22 (14.19%) Python
17 21 (13.55%) CSS3
17 21 (13.55%) Opscode Chef
17 21 (13.55%) Docker
18 20 (12.90%) Backbone.js
18 20 (12.90%) NoSQL
18 20 (12.90%) Internet
18 20 (12.90%) Ajax

Ruby on Rails 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 9 (5.81%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (5.16%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.29%) Apache
4 1 (0.65%) nginx
4 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.29%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 33 (21.29%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (20.65%) Heroku
3 11 (7.10%) GitHub
4 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.87%) SaaS
5 2 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.65%) Google Play
6 1 (0.65%) IaaS
6 1 (0.65%) PaaS
6 1 (0.65%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.90%) Internet
2 5 (3.23%) HTTP
3 3 (1.94%) Network Security
4 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.42%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (14.19%) MySQL
3 20 (12.90%) NoSQL
4 10 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.81%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.87%) Redis
7 5 (3.23%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.94%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.29%) QlikView
10 1 (0.65%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 26 (16.77%) RSpec
2 23 (14.84%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.74%) Cucumber
4 11 (7.10%) Vagrant
5 9 (5.81%) Capybara
6 6 (3.87%) git-flow
7 5 (3.23%) JUnit
7 5 (3.23%) Subversion
8 4 (2.58%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.94%) JIRA
10 2 (1.29%) CircleCI
10 2 (1.29%) Selenium
11 1 (0.65%) GitLab
11 1 (0.65%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.65%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (9.03%) Finance
2 8 (5.16%) Games
3 7 (4.52%) Publishing
4 6 (3.87%) Marketing
4 6 (3.87%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.58%) Electronics
5 4 (2.58%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.94%) Banking
7 2 (1.29%) Automotive
7 2 (1.29%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 80 (51.61%) HTML
3 79 (50.97%) CSS
4 41 (26.45%) AngularJS
5 28 (18.06%) HTML5
6 27 (17.42%) REST
7 23 (14.84%) React
7 23 (14.84%) Web Services
8 21 (13.55%) CSS3
9 20 (12.90%) Ajax
9 20 (12.90%) Backbone.js
10 19 (12.26%) jQuery
11 18 (11.61%) Ember.js
12 13 (8.39%) Sass
13 7 (4.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (3.87%) RESTful
14 6 (3.87%) Sinatra
15 5 (3.23%) Dropwizard
15 5 (3.23%) Node.js
16 4 (2.58%) Resque
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.16%) User Experience
3 6 (3.87%) Visualisation
4 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.58%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.58%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.58%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.94%) NHS
7 2 (1.29%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.29%) Fintech
8 1 (0.65%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.65%) BBC
8 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.65%) iPad
8 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.65%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.39%) Linux
2 8 (5.16%) Unix
3 5 (3.23%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.29%) Android
4 2 (1.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (21.29%) BDD
3 30 (19.35%) TDD
4 25 (16.13%) Software Engineering
5 24 (15.48%) Web Development
6 18 (11.61%) OO
7 16 (10.32%) Scrum
8 13 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (7.74%) Automated Testing
9 12 (7.74%) Front End Development
10 10 (6.45%) Kanban
11 9 (5.81%) CRM
11 9 (5.81%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (5.16%) MVC
12 8 (5.16%) Unit Testing
13 7 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (4.52%) OOP
13 7 (4.52%) Open Source
13 7 (4.52%) Scrum-ban
13 7 (4.52%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 155 (100.00%) Ruby
2 113 (72.90%) JavaScript
3 30 (19.35%) Java
4 22 (14.19%) Python
5 16 (10.32%) SQL
6 5 (3.23%) Go
6 5 (3.23%) Scala
7 4 (2.58%) PHP
8 2 (1.29%) R
9 1 (0.65%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.65%) Clojure
9 1 (0.65%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.74%) Degree
3 10 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.29%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.65%) GCP
System Software
1 21 (13.55%) Docker
2 8 (5.16%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (13.55%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.23%) Puppet
3 2 (1.29%) Capistrano
3 2 (1.29%) Terraform
4 1 (0.65%) Kibana
4 1 (0.65%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (3.87%) SAP
2 5 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (2.58%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.29%) Tableau
4 2 (1.29%) VMware
5 1 (0.65%) Apigee
5 1 (0.65%) Apple
5 1 (0.65%) Facebook
5 1 (0.65%) Google
London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Ventula Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Earth Stream Global
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400 - £500 per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Open City
Rate: Competitive salary
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago