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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 548 498 474
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 65 107 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.23% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 86 99
Median daily rate £383 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
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
46744 46649 45930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.93% 94.71% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30942 29439 28805
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 £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1843 1957
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.91 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -30 43 £400 -5.88% 18
South West - 13 £363 - 1
South East -24 4 £400 -5.88% 4
Yorkshire -6 3 £313 -26.47%
East of England +5 1 £488 +14.70%
West Midlands - 1 £313 - 1
Ruby on Rails Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 128 (100.00%) Ruby
1 128 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 85 (66.41%) JavaScript
3 68 (53.13%) CSS
4 65 (50.78%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (46.88%) HTML
6 57 (44.53%) TDD
7 31 (24.22%) BDD
8 26 (20.31%) Web Development
9 24 (18.75%) RSpec
9 24 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
10 23 (17.97%) HTML5
11 21 (16.41%) Git (software)
11 21 (16.41%) jQuery
12 20 (15.63%) Linux
12 20 (15.63%) Scrum
12 20 (15.63%) Sass
13 19 (14.84%) Java
13 19 (14.84%) SQL
14 18 (14.06%) MongoDB
15 17 (13.28%) CSS3
16 16 (12.50%) NoSQL
16 16 (12.50%) Heroku
16 16 (12.50%) Unix
16 16 (12.50%) Unit Testing
17 15 (11.72%) PostgreSQL
17 15 (11.72%) Mobile App
17 15 (11.72%) Opscode Chef
17 15 (11.72%) DevOps
18 14 (10.94%) MySQL

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 5 (3.91%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.13%) Apache
2 4 (3.13%) Node.js
3 2 (1.56%) nginx
4 1 (0.78%) CMS
4 1 (0.78%) Confluence
4 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.78%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 24 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (12.50%) Heroku
3 5 (3.91%) GitHub
4 4 (3.13%) SaaS
5 3 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.56%) IaaS
6 2 (1.56%) PaaS
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.78%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.69%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.06%) MongoDB
2 16 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 15 (11.72%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (10.94%) MySQL
5 6 (4.69%) Redis
5 6 (4.69%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.69%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.34%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.56%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (18.75%) RSpec
2 21 (16.41%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.91%) Capybara
4 5 (3.91%) Jasmine
4 5 (3.91%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.91%) JIRA
4 5 (3.91%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.13%) Subversion
6 3 (2.34%) git-flow
6 3 (2.34%) JUnit
6 3 (2.34%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (2.34%) Mocha
7 2 (1.56%) webpack
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.78%) Selenium
8 1 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (8.59%) Marketing
2 9 (7.03%) Finance
3 6 (4.69%) Legal
4 5 (3.91%) Banking
5 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 68 (53.13%) CSS
3 60 (46.88%) HTML
4 23 (17.97%) HTML5
5 21 (16.41%) jQuery
6 20 (15.63%) Sass
7 17 (13.28%) CSS3
8 13 (10.16%) AngularJS
9 12 (9.38%) Sidekiq
10 10 (7.81%) .NET
11 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET
12 7 (5.47%) Backbone.js
12 7 (5.47%) React
13 6 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (3.91%) .NET Framework
14 5 (3.91%) REST
14 5 (3.91%) Sinatra
14 5 (3.91%) Web Services
15 4 (3.13%) Dropwizard
16 3 (2.34%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Mobile App
2 5 (3.91%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.13%) Social Media
4 3 (2.34%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.78%) NHS
5 1 (0.78%) Online Games
5 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.78%) Telematics
5 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.63%) Linux
2 16 (12.50%) Unix
3 10 (7.81%) Mac OS X
4 4 (3.13%) Mac OS
5 3 (2.34%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (50.78%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (44.53%) TDD
3 31 (24.22%) BDD
4 26 (20.31%) Web Development
5 20 (15.63%) Scrum
6 16 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 15 (11.72%) DevOps
8 13 (10.16%) ETL
9 12 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 12 (9.38%) Pair Programming
10 11 (8.59%) Migration
10 11 (8.59%) OO
10 11 (8.59%) Open Source
11 9 (7.03%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (7.03%) MVC
12 8 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (6.25%) Data Migration
13 7 (5.47%) Front End Development
14 6 (4.69%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 128 (100.00%) Ruby
2 85 (66.41%) JavaScript
3 19 (14.84%) Java
3 19 (14.84%) SQL
4 8 (6.25%) Python
5 7 (5.47%) C#
6 6 (4.69%) C
6 6 (4.69%) C++
6 6 (4.69%) PHP
7 5 (3.91%) CoffeeScript
7 5 (3.91%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.13%) Go
8 4 (3.13%) Scala
9 3 (2.34%) ES6
10 2 (1.56%) Perl
11 1 (0.78%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.78%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 6 (4.69%) Degree
2 5 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (11.72%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.47%) Capistrano
3 5 (3.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (4.69%) Oracle
1 6 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.56%) SAP
3 1 (0.78%) Google
3 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.78%) Siebel
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