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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
UK / England
Rank 488 550 519
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 77 56 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 50 52
Median daily rate £438 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £483 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.66% -20.00%
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
39224 44183 43962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.93% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25749 28478 28133
Median daily rate £428 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.18% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1333 1606 1775
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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 +51 62 £438 +2.94% 20
South East +16 6 £413 +34.69% 1
South West +15 3 £363 +31.81%
West Midlands - 3 £363 -
Yorkshire +7 1 - - 2
East of England - 1 £500 -
Ruby on Rails Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Ruby
1 146 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 102 (69.86%) JavaScript
3 78 (53.42%) HTML
4 75 (51.37%) CSS
5 69 (47.26%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (25.34%) AngularJS
7 34 (23.29%) BDD
8 33 (22.60%) TDD
9 30 (20.55%) Java
10 29 (19.86%) Amazon AWS
11 28 (19.18%) Heroku
11 28 (19.18%) PostgreSQL
12 26 (17.81%) Git (software)
13 25 (17.12%) REST
13 25 (17.12%) Docker
14 24 (16.44%) RSpec
15 23 (15.75%) Web Development
15 23 (15.75%) OO
15 23 (15.75%) React
16 22 (15.07%) HTML5
17 21 (14.38%) Ajax
17 21 (14.38%) jQuery
17 21 (14.38%) Web Services
17 21 (14.38%) Backbone.js
17 21 (14.38%) Opscode Chef
18 20 (13.70%) Internet
18 20 (13.70%) Scrum
18 20 (13.70%) Software Engineering
19 18 (12.33%) Python

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 7 (4.79%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (4.11%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.05%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) nginx
4 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.37%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 29 (19.86%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (19.18%) Heroku
3 14 (9.59%) GitHub
4 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.37%) SaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.70%) Internet
2 6 (4.11%) HTTP
3 2 (1.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.18%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (12.33%) MySQL
3 15 (10.27%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.48%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.79%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.74%) Redis
7 3 (2.05%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.37%) QlikView
8 2 (1.37%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 26 (17.81%) Git (software)
2 24 (16.44%) RSpec
3 12 (8.22%) Cucumber
4 11 (7.53%) Vagrant
5 9 (6.16%) Capybara
6 6 (4.11%) git-flow
7 5 (3.42%) JIRA
7 5 (3.42%) JUnit
7 5 (3.42%) Subversion
8 4 (2.74%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.37%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.68%) GitLab
10 1 (0.68%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.68%) Selenium
General
1 15 (10.27%) Games
2 8 (5.48%) Finance
3 7 (4.79%) Publishing
4 6 (4.11%) Back Office
4 6 (4.11%) Marketing
5 4 (2.74%) Electronics
5 4 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Automotive
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 78 (53.42%) HTML
3 75 (51.37%) CSS
4 37 (25.34%) AngularJS
5 25 (17.12%) REST
6 23 (15.75%) React
7 22 (15.07%) HTML5
8 21 (14.38%) Ajax
8 21 (14.38%) Backbone.js
8 21 (14.38%) jQuery
8 21 (14.38%) Web Services
9 18 (12.33%) Ember.js
10 16 (10.96%) CSS3
11 14 (9.59%) Sass
12 7 (4.79%) RESTful
12 7 (4.79%) Sinatra
12 7 (4.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (3.42%) Dropwizard
14 4 (2.74%) Node.js
15 3 (2.05%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.16%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.11%) User Experience
2 6 (4.11%) Visualisation
3 5 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.74%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.05%) NHS
5 3 (2.05%) Social Media
6 2 (1.37%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.37%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.37%) Online Games
7 1 (0.68%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.68%) BBC
7 1 (0.68%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.68%) Fintech
7 1 (0.68%) iPad
7 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.90%) Linux
2 8 (5.48%) Unix
3 5 (3.42%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.37%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.68%) Android
5 1 (0.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (47.26%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (23.29%) BDD
3 33 (22.60%) TDD
4 23 (15.75%) OO
4 23 (15.75%) Web Development
5 20 (13.70%) Scrum
5 20 (13.70%) Software Engineering
6 12 (8.22%) Kanban
7 9 (6.16%) Automated Testing
7 9 (6.16%) Front End Development
8 8 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (5.48%) Microservices
8 8 (5.48%) Unit Testing
9 7 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (4.79%) Open Source
9 7 (4.79%) Scrum-ban
10 6 (4.11%) CRM
10 6 (4.11%) E-Commerce
10 6 (4.11%) Integration Testing
10 6 (4.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 146 (100.00%) Ruby
2 102 (69.86%) JavaScript
3 30 (20.55%) Java
4 18 (12.33%) Python
5 16 (10.96%) SQL
6 7 (4.79%) Go
7 5 (3.42%) Scala
8 2 (1.37%) PHP
8 2 (1.37%) R
9 1 (0.68%) Clojure
9 1 (0.68%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (7.53%) Degree
2 10 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.42%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 25 (17.12%) Docker
2 8 (5.48%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (14.38%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.42%) Puppet
3 2 (1.37%) Capistrano
3 2 (1.37%) Terraform
4 1 (0.68%) Kibana
4 1 (0.68%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (4.11%) SAP
2 3 (2.05%) Facebook
2 3 (2.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.37%) Apigee
3 2 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.37%) Tableau
3 2 (1.37%) VMware
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