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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 506 459 424
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 76 113 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.25% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 92 97
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
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
47107 45196 41281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.71% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 30238 28237 24557
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
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 1775 1819 1985
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -39 54 £425 +6.25% 10
Yorkshire -10 9 £450 - 3
North West -20 7 £378 +0.66% 3
South East -37 4 £425 +4.29% 7
East of England +1 2 £425 +6.25%
Ruby on Rails Developer
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Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Ruby
1 146 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 75 (51.37%) JavaScript
3 69 (47.26%) CSS
4 61 (41.78%) HTML
5 55 (37.67%) TDD
6 42 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (27.40%) RSpec
8 32 (21.92%) BDD
9 30 (20.55%) MySQL
10 27 (18.49%) HTML5
11 26 (17.81%) Amazon AWS
11 26 (17.81%) Git (software)
11 26 (17.81%) E-Commerce
12 23 (15.75%) Amazon EC2
13 22 (15.07%) Heroku
14 21 (14.38%) jQuery
15 19 (13.01%) Puppet
15 19 (13.01%) Sinatra
16 18 (12.33%) SQL
17 16 (10.96%) Linux
17 16 (10.96%) PostgreSQL
18 15 (10.27%) Marketing
18 15 (10.27%) REST
19 14 (9.59%) CSS3
19 14 (9.59%) RESTful
20 12 (8.22%) Web Development
20 12 (8.22%) Web Services
21 11 (7.53%) OO
21 11 (7.53%) Cucumber

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (4.79%) nginx
2 5 (3.42%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.05%) Apache
4 2 (1.37%) Node.js
5 1 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.68%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 26 (17.81%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (15.75%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (15.07%) Heroku
4 9 (6.16%) SaaS
4 9 (6.16%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.74%) GitHub
6 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) LDAP
1 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.55%) MySQL
2 16 (10.96%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (6.16%) Redis
4 8 (5.48%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.37%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.68%) Big Data
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 40 (27.40%) RSpec
2 26 (17.81%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.53%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.42%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.05%) Subversion
6 2 (1.37%) Capybara
7 1 (0.68%) Grunt
7 1 (0.68%) gulp
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (10.27%) Marketing
2 9 (6.16%) Retail
3 6 (4.11%) Finance
4 3 (2.05%) Games
5 2 (1.37%) Advertising
5 2 (1.37%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 69 (47.26%) CSS
3 61 (41.78%) HTML
4 27 (18.49%) HTML5
5 21 (14.38%) jQuery
6 19 (13.01%) Sinatra
7 15 (10.27%) REST
8 14 (9.59%) CSS3
8 14 (9.59%) RESTful
9 12 (8.22%) Web Services
10 11 (7.53%) AngularJS
11 9 (6.16%) Memcached
12 5 (3.42%) Grails
12 5 (3.42%) Semantic HTML
13 4 (2.74%) Backbone.js
14 3 (2.05%) Sass
15 2 (1.37%) Meteor
15 2 (1.37%) .NET
16 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
16 1 (0.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.16%) Statistics
2 8 (5.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.05%) Online Games
3 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.37%) User Experience
4 2 (1.37%) Social Gaming
5 1 (0.68%) NHS
5 1 (0.68%) BBC
5 1 (0.68%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.68%) iPhone
5 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.68%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.96%) Linux
2 5 (3.42%) UNIX
3 3 (2.05%) Android
4 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (37.67%) TDD
2 42 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (21.92%) BDD
4 26 (17.81%) E-Commerce
5 12 (8.22%) Web Development
6 11 (7.53%) OO
6 11 (7.53%) Mentoring
7 9 (6.16%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (6.16%) Open Source
7 9 (6.16%) Software Engineering
8 7 (4.79%) OOD
9 6 (4.11%) Pair Programming
9 6 (4.11%) MVC
9 6 (4.11%) Web Application Development
10 5 (3.42%) Project Management
11 4 (2.74%) Scrum
11 4 (2.74%) Test Scripting
11 4 (2.74%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (2.74%) API Design
12 3 (2.05%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 146 (100.00%) Ruby
2 75 (51.37%) JavaScript
3 18 (12.33%) SQL
4 5 (3.42%) Go
5 3 (2.05%) Java
6 2 (1.37%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.68%) VB
7 1 (0.68%) Python
7 1 (0.68%) PHP
7 1 (0.68%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 8 (5.48%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (13.01%) Puppet
2 10 (6.85%) Capistrano
3 7 (4.79%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.05%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.68%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (4.79%) Rackspace
2 2 (1.37%) Google
2 2 (1.37%) Oracle
3 1 (0.68%) Siebel
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.68%) Nokia
3 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.68%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.68%) New Relic
3 1 (0.68%) SaltStack
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