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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 530 445 438
Rank change year-on-year
-85 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 65 127 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 99 95
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£450 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Ruby on Rails Developer
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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
47663 45698 43174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.58% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30861 28215 25922
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1778 1844 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -51 36 £450 +12.50% 13
North West -23 13 £335 -10.66% 4
Yorkshire -16 8 £450 - 1
South East -24 4 £425 +9.67% 1
East of England +2 3 £425 +6.25%
North East -26 1 £363 - 1
Ruby on Rails Developer
UK

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 147 (100.00%) Ruby
1 147 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 76 (51.70%) JavaScript
3 65 (44.22%) CSS
3 65 (44.22%) TDD
4 61 (41.50%) HTML
5 49 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (28.57%) BDD
7 41 (27.89%) RSpec
8 31 (21.09%) HTML5
8 31 (21.09%) MySQL
9 28 (19.05%) Git (software)
10 27 (18.37%) E-Commerce
11 21 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
11 21 (14.29%) Sinatra
12 19 (12.93%) SQL
13 17 (11.56%) Amazon EC2
14 16 (10.88%) Heroku
14 16 (10.88%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (10.20%) Capistrano
16 14 (9.52%) Cucumber
16 14 (9.52%) CSS3
16 14 (9.52%) Marketing
16 14 (9.52%) jQuery
17 13 (8.84%) RESTful
18 12 (8.16%) Puppet
18 12 (8.16%) Web Development
19 11 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
19 11 (7.48%) OO
19 11 (7.48%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (2.04%) Apache
1 3 (2.04%) nginx
2 2 (1.36%) Node.js
3 1 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.68%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (11.56%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (10.88%) Heroku
4 9 (6.12%) SaaS
5 8 (5.44%) Amazon S3
6 5 (3.40%) Google Analytics
7 4 (2.72%) GitHub
8 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.09%) MySQL
2 16 (10.88%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (6.12%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.08%) Redis
5 2 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.36%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.36%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.68%) Big Data
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (27.89%) RSpec
2 28 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 14 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 7 (4.76%) Jasmine
4 7 (4.76%) Subversion
5 2 (1.36%) Capybara
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (9.52%) Marketing
2 9 (6.12%) Retail
3 7 (4.76%) Finance
4 3 (2.04%) Games
5 2 (1.36%) Publishing
6 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 65 (44.22%) CSS
3 61 (41.50%) HTML
4 31 (21.09%) HTML5
5 21 (14.29%) Sinatra
6 14 (9.52%) CSS3
6 14 (9.52%) jQuery
7 13 (8.84%) RESTful
8 11 (7.48%) AngularJS
9 10 (6.80%) REST
10 8 (5.44%) Web Services
11 6 (4.08%) Backbone.js
11 6 (4.08%) Sass
12 5 (3.40%) Memcached
13 3 (2.04%) Ember.js
13 3 (2.04%) Semantic HTML
13 3 (2.04%) Haml
14 2 (1.36%) .NET
14 2 (1.36%) Meteor
15 1 (0.68%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.80%) User Experience
2 8 (5.44%) Statistics
3 7 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.72%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.04%) Online Games
6 2 (1.36%) iPhone
6 2 (1.36%) iPad
6 2 (1.36%) Social Gaming
6 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) BBC
7 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.80%) Linux
2 3 (2.04%) Android
2 3 (2.04%) UNIX
3 2 (1.36%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (44.22%) TDD
2 49 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (28.57%) BDD
4 27 (18.37%) E-Commerce
5 12 (8.16%) Web Development
6 11 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (7.48%) OO
7 10 (6.80%) Mentoring
8 9 (6.12%) SDLC
8 9 (6.12%) Waterfall
9 8 (5.44%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (5.44%) MVC
9 8 (5.44%) Software Engineering
10 7 (4.76%) OOD
10 7 (4.76%) Open Source
11 5 (3.40%) Unit Testing
11 5 (3.40%) Analytics
11 5 (3.40%) Pair Programming
12 4 (2.72%) Scrum
12 4 (2.72%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 147 (100.00%) Ruby
2 76 (51.70%) JavaScript
3 19 (12.93%) SQL
4 5 (3.40%) Go
5 4 (2.72%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (1.36%) Java
6 2 (1.36%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.68%) Python
7 1 (0.68%) PHP
7 1 (0.68%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 7 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (10.20%) Capistrano
2 12 (8.16%) Puppet
3 5 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.68%) Ansible
4 1 (0.68%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (4.76%) Rackspace
2 5 (3.40%) New Relic
2 5 (3.40%) Google
3 3 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.36%) Oracle
5 1 (0.68%) Siebel
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.68%) Nokia
5 1 (0.68%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.68%) SaltStack
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