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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 545 526 458
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -68
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 84 104 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.22% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 85 119
Median daily rate £400 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +3.22%
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
46808 48220 46633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.91% 94.77% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30921 30827 29175
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1367 1864 1918
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -21 57 £425 -5.55% 21
South West +15 13 £345 -8.00%
South East +3 8 £400 -5.88% 9
East of England +14 2 £488 +14.70%
Yorkshire -8 2 £306 -31.94% 2
West Midlands -21 1 £313 -16.66% 1
Ruby on Rails Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Ruby
1 146 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 93 (63.70%) JavaScript
3 71 (48.63%) CSS
4 65 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (43.84%) HTML
6 54 (36.99%) TDD
7 31 (21.23%) HTML5
8 28 (19.18%) BDD
8 28 (19.18%) Web Development
9 25 (17.12%) Java
10 24 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
10 24 (16.44%) CSS3
11 21 (14.38%) RSpec
12 20 (13.70%) NoSQL
12 20 (13.70%) SQL
13 19 (13.01%) jQuery
14 18 (12.33%) Scrum
14 18 (12.33%) Linux
14 18 (12.33%) PostgreSQL
14 18 (12.33%) MongoDB
14 18 (12.33%) Sass
15 17 (11.64%) Mobile App
15 17 (11.64%) MySQL
15 17 (11.64%) Git (software)
16 16 (10.96%) Unit Testing
16 16 (10.96%) OO
16 16 (10.96%) Unix
17 15 (10.27%) AngularJS
18 14 (9.59%) DevOps

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 6 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.05%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.37%) nginx
4 1 (0.68%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.68%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.90%) Heroku
3 9 (6.16%) SaaS
4 5 (3.42%) GitHub
5 3 (2.05%) IaaS
5 3 (2.05%) PaaS
6 2 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.68%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.11%) HTTP
2 2 (1.37%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) DNS
3 1 (0.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.70%) NoSQL
2 18 (12.33%) MongoDB
2 18 (12.33%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (11.64%) MySQL
4 9 (6.16%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.79%) Redis
6 6 (4.11%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.74%) MariaDB
8 3 (2.05%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.68%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (14.38%) RSpec
2 17 (11.64%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.42%) Capybara
3 5 (3.42%) Cucumber
3 5 (3.42%) Jasmine
3 5 (3.42%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.74%) Subversion
5 3 (2.05%) git-flow
5 3 (2.05%) JUnit
5 3 (2.05%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (2.05%) Mocha
6 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.37%) JIRA
6 2 (1.37%) webpack
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.68%) Selenium
7 1 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.68%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (6.85%) Finance
2 8 (5.48%) Marketing
3 6 (4.11%) Legal
4 5 (3.42%) Banking
5 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 71 (48.63%) CSS
3 64 (43.84%) HTML
4 31 (21.23%) HTML5
5 24 (16.44%) CSS3
6 19 (13.01%) jQuery
7 18 (12.33%) Sass
8 15 (10.27%) AngularJS
9 11 (7.53%) .NET
10 10 (6.85%) Sidekiq
11 8 (5.48%) ASP.NET
12 7 (4.79%) React
12 7 (4.79%) REST
12 7 (4.79%) Web Services
13 6 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (3.42%) .NET Framework
14 5 (3.42%) Resque
15 4 (2.74%) Backbone.js
15 4 (2.74%) Node.js
15 4 (2.74%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.64%) Mobile App
2 7 (4.79%) Algorithms
3 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.05%) User Experience
4 3 (2.05%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.37%) Social Media
6 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.68%) Fintech
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) Online Games
6 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.68%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.33%) Linux
2 16 (10.96%) Unix
3 10 (6.85%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.74%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.37%) Windows
6 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (36.99%) TDD
3 28 (19.18%) BDD
3 28 (19.18%) Web Development
4 18 (12.33%) Scrum
5 16 (10.96%) OO
5 16 (10.96%) Unit Testing
6 14 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (9.59%) DevOps
7 13 (8.90%) ETL
8 12 (8.22%) Migration
8 12 (8.22%) MVC
9 11 (7.53%) Open Source
9 11 (7.53%) Pair Programming
10 10 (6.85%) E-Commerce
11 9 (6.16%) Front End Development
12 8 (5.48%) Data Migration
13 7 (4.79%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (4.79%) Software Engineering
14 6 (4.11%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 146 (100.00%) Ruby
2 93 (63.70%) JavaScript
3 25 (17.12%) Java
4 20 (13.70%) SQL
5 12 (8.22%) Python
6 8 (5.48%) PHP
7 7 (4.79%) C#
8 6 (4.11%) C
8 6 (4.11%) C++
9 5 (3.42%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.74%) Go
10 4 (2.74%) Scala
11 3 (2.05%) CoffeeScript
11 3 (2.05%) ES6
11 3 (2.05%) Perl
12 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.68%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (5.48%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.11%) Degree
3 3 (2.05%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (8.22%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.05%) Capistrano
2 3 (2.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (4.11%) Oracle
2 4 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.37%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.37%) SAP
4 1 (0.68%) Google
4 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.68%) Siebel
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