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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 506 506 431
Rank change year-on-year
0 -75
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 77 76 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 59 70
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £324 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +7.69%
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
46657 46455 40584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.33% 92.38% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28786 28831 23826
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
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 1833 1870 2077
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +6 55 £425 +13.33% 11
North West -19 8 £400 +31.68% 2
West Midlands -12 6 £300 -4.00%
South East -10 3 £413 -2.94% 3
East of England - 3 £379 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £254 - 1
Ruby on Rails Developer
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Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 143 (100.00%) Ruby
1 143 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 69 (48.25%) JavaScript
3 61 (42.66%) CSS
4 59 (41.26%) HTML
5 45 (31.47%) TDD
6 44 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (24.48%) RSpec
8 33 (23.08%) HTML5
9 32 (22.38%) Heroku
10 31 (21.68%) Amazon AWS
11 26 (18.18%) jQuery
12 25 (17.48%) BDD
13 24 (16.78%) MySQL
14 21 (14.69%) Git (software)
15 19 (13.29%) CSS3
15 19 (13.29%) Web Services
15 19 (13.29%) AngularJS
16 18 (12.59%) Amazon EC2
17 17 (11.89%) Linux
18 16 (11.19%) RESTful
19 15 (10.49%) Sinatra
19 15 (10.49%) E-Commerce
20 13 (9.09%) Marketing
20 13 (9.09%) Cucumber
21 12 (8.39%) Puppet
21 12 (8.39%) OO
21 12 (8.39%) SQL
22 11 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
22 11 (7.69%) Memcached

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (4.90%) nginx
2 6 (4.20%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.80%) Apache
4 2 (1.40%) Node.js
4 2 (1.40%) CMS
5 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 32 (22.38%) Heroku
2 31 (21.68%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (12.59%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (7.69%) Amazon S3
5 8 (5.59%) SaaS
6 3 (2.10%) GitHub
7 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.50%) LDAP
2 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.78%) MySQL
2 11 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (5.59%) Redis
4 7 (4.90%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.80%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.40%) Big Data
6 2 (1.40%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (24.48%) RSpec
2 21 (14.69%) Git (software)
3 13 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.50%) Jasmine
5 4 (2.80%) Grunt
6 2 (1.40%) RubyMine
6 2 (1.40%) Capybara
7 1 (0.70%) Subversion
7 1 (0.70%) Selenium
General
1 13 (9.09%) Marketing
2 8 (5.59%) Advertising
3 3 (2.10%) Games
4 2 (1.40%) Finance
4 2 (1.40%) Law
5 1 (0.70%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.70%) Publishing
5 1 (0.70%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 61 (42.66%) CSS
3 59 (41.26%) HTML
4 33 (23.08%) HTML5
5 26 (18.18%) jQuery
6 19 (13.29%) CSS3
6 19 (13.29%) Web Services
6 19 (13.29%) AngularJS
7 16 (11.19%) RESTful
8 15 (10.49%) Sinatra
9 11 (7.69%) Memcached
10 10 (6.99%) REST
11 7 (4.90%) Sass
12 5 (3.50%) Grails
13 4 (2.80%) React
13 4 (2.80%) Browserify
13 4 (2.80%) Semantic HTML
13 4 (2.80%) Backbone.js
14 3 (2.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 2 (1.40%) Meteor
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.99%) Computer Science
1 10 (6.99%) Open Source
1 10 (6.99%) Statistics
2 7 (4.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.80%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (2.80%) Social Media
4 3 (2.10%) Online Games
5 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.40%) Social Gaming
6 1 (0.70%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.70%) NHS
6 1 (0.70%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.89%) Linux
2 8 (5.59%) UNIX
3 4 (2.80%) Android
4 3 (2.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.47%) TDD
2 44 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (17.48%) BDD
4 15 (10.49%) E-Commerce
5 12 (8.39%) OO
6 10 (6.99%) Mentoring
7 8 (5.59%) OOD
8 6 (4.20%) MVC
9 5 (3.50%) Scrum
9 5 (3.50%) Project Management
9 5 (3.50%) Web Application Development
10 4 (2.80%) Mobile Development
10 4 (2.80%) Test Scripting
10 4 (2.80%) Software Engineering
11 3 (2.10%) Pair Programming
11 3 (2.10%) Web Development
11 3 (2.10%) Market Research
11 3 (2.10%) Kanban
11 3 (2.10%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (2.10%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 143 (100.00%) Ruby
2 69 (48.25%) JavaScript
3 12 (8.39%) SQL
4 5 (3.50%) Go
5 4 (2.80%) Java
6 3 (2.10%) PHP
6 3 (2.10%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.40%) Clojure
8 1 (0.70%) Python
8 1 (0.70%) Perl
8 1 (0.70%) VB
8 1 (0.70%) R
8 1 (0.70%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (0.70%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 11 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Docker
1 2 (1.40%) Varnish
1 2 (1.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (8.39%) Puppet
2 8 (5.59%) Capistrano
3 7 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.10%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (4.90%) Rackspace
2 3 (2.10%) Google
3 1 (0.70%) Apple
3 1 (0.70%) SaltStack
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