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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 500 462 423
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 79 91 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 71 84
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
45428 44376 39335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.50% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27952 23212
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
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 1800 1857 2029
Average hourly rate £16.54 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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 -15 62 £425 +13.33% 15
North West -18 8 £400 +14.28% 1
Yorkshire -9 6 £400 - 3
South East -19 2 £425 - 2
East of England - 1 £425 - 2
Ruby on Rails Developer
UK

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Ruby
1 148 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 71 (47.97%) JavaScript
3 64 (43.24%) CSS
4 58 (39.19%) HTML
5 52 (35.14%) TDD
6 44 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (26.35%) RSpec
8 31 (20.95%) BDD
9 30 (20.27%) HTML5
10 29 (19.59%) Amazon AWS
11 26 (17.57%) MySQL
11 26 (17.57%) Heroku
12 23 (15.54%) jQuery
13 22 (14.86%) E-Commerce
13 22 (14.86%) Amazon EC2
14 21 (14.19%) Git (software)
15 17 (11.49%) Puppet
15 17 (11.49%) Sinatra
15 17 (11.49%) CSS3
15 17 (11.49%) Linux
16 16 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
17 15 (10.14%) SQL
17 15 (10.14%) RESTful
18 14 (9.46%) AngularJS
19 13 (8.78%) REST
19 13 (8.78%) Web Services
19 13 (8.78%) Marketing
20 12 (8.11%) OO
21 11 (7.43%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (6.08%) nginx
2 6 (4.05%) Apache
2 6 (4.05%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.35%) Node.js
4 1 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.68%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 29 (19.59%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (17.57%) Heroku
3 22 (14.86%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (6.76%) Amazon S3
5 8 (5.41%) SaaS
6 3 (2.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.57%) MySQL
2 16 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (5.41%) Redis
4 5 (3.38%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.70%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.35%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.35%) Big Data
7 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 39 (26.35%) RSpec
2 21 (14.19%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.76%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.38%) Jasmine
5 4 (2.70%) Grunt
6 2 (1.35%) Capybara
7 1 (0.68%) Subversion
7 1 (0.68%) Selenium
General
1 13 (8.78%) Marketing
2 5 (3.38%) Finance
3 4 (2.70%) Retail
3 4 (2.70%) Advertising
4 3 (2.03%) Games
5 2 (1.35%) Publishing
5 2 (1.35%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 64 (43.24%) CSS
3 58 (39.19%) HTML
4 30 (20.27%) HTML5
5 23 (15.54%) jQuery
6 17 (11.49%) Sinatra
6 17 (11.49%) CSS3
7 15 (10.14%) RESTful
8 14 (9.46%) AngularJS
9 13 (8.78%) REST
9 13 (8.78%) Web Services
10 9 (6.08%) Memcached
11 5 (3.38%) Semantic HTML
11 5 (3.38%) Sass
11 5 (3.38%) Grails
12 3 (2.03%) Backbone.js
13 2 (1.35%) Django
13 2 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (1.35%) React
13 2 (1.35%) Browserify
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.76%) Statistics
2 9 (6.08%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.41%) Open Source
4 6 (4.05%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.03%) Online Games
7 2 (1.35%) Social Gaming
8 1 (0.68%) NHS
8 1 (0.68%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.49%) Linux
2 5 (3.38%) UNIX
3 3 (2.03%) Android
4 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (35.14%) TDD
2 44 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (20.95%) BDD
4 22 (14.86%) E-Commerce
5 12 (8.11%) OO
6 11 (7.43%) Mentoring
7 8 (5.41%) OOD
8 7 (4.73%) Web Development
8 7 (4.73%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (4.73%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.05%) MVC
10 5 (3.38%) Web Application Development
10 5 (3.38%) Project Management
11 4 (2.70%) Pair Programming
11 4 (2.70%) Test Scripting
12 3 (2.03%) DevOps
12 3 (2.03%) Kanban
12 3 (2.03%) Scrum
13 2 (1.35%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (1.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (100.00%) Ruby
2 71 (47.97%) JavaScript
3 15 (10.14%) SQL
4 5 (3.38%) Go
5 4 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.68%) RubyMotion
6 1 (0.68%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (0.68%) Clojure
6 1 (0.68%) VB
6 1 (0.68%) Java
6 1 (0.68%) PHP
6 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (6.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (11.49%) Puppet
2 10 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (6.76%) Capistrano
3 3 (2.03%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.68%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (4.73%) Rackspace
2 2 (1.35%) Google
3 1 (0.68%) SaltStack
3 1 (0.68%) Apple
London
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Rate: £400 - £600 per day
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Surrey
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Explore Group
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Posted: 11 days ago
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BCSG
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago