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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 505 461 459
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 74 90 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 62 56
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £306
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -10.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
45626 43383 41175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.03% 92.64% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29592 26643 23710
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £229 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1873 1913 2427
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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 +10 59 £425 +17.24% 7
North West -9 8 £350 +27.27% 1
South East -29 4 £415 +22.96% 1
East Midlands - 1 £313 -
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 166 (100.00%) Ruby
1 166 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 78 (46.99%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (42.77%) JavaScript
4 59 (35.54%) TDD
5 55 (33.13%) HTML
5 55 (33.13%) CSS
6 43 (25.90%) BDD
7 39 (23.49%) Linux
8 35 (21.08%) MySQL
9 27 (16.27%) Web Services
10 25 (15.06%) Java
11 24 (14.46%) jQuery
12 22 (13.25%) OO
13 21 (12.65%) HTML5
14 18 (10.84%) SQL
15 16 (9.64%) Scrum
15 16 (9.64%) Heroku
16 15 (9.04%) MongoDB
16 15 (9.04%) Sinatra
16 15 (9.04%) RSpec
16 15 (9.04%) Open Source
16 15 (9.04%) UNIX
16 15 (9.04%) E-Commerce
17 14 (8.43%) Git (software)
17 14 (8.43%) Sass
18 13 (7.83%) CSS3
19 12 (7.23%) AngularJS
19 12 (7.23%) Cucumber
19 12 (7.23%) RESTful

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (5.42%) Apache
2 4 (2.41%) nginx
3 3 (1.81%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.20%) CMS
4 2 (1.20%) Node.js
5 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.60%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.64%) Heroku
2 9 (5.42%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.22%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.81%) SaaS
6 2 (1.20%) GitHub
7 1 (0.60%) PaaS
7 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.22%) LDAP
2 6 (3.61%) Internet
3 4 (2.41%) HTTP
4 3 (1.81%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.60%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.08%) MySQL
2 15 (9.04%) MongoDB
3 11 (6.63%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (4.82%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.22%) Redis
6 6 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.81%) Big Data
7 3 (1.81%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.20%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.60%) SimpleDB
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (9.04%) RSpec
2 14 (8.43%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.23%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.81%) Hudson
4 3 (1.81%) Capybara
4 3 (1.81%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.20%) RubyMine
5 2 (1.20%) Grunt
6 1 (0.60%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.60%) Sublime Text
6 1 (0.60%) Selenium
General
1 11 (6.63%) Advertising
2 10 (6.02%) Marketing
3 5 (3.01%) Finance
4 4 (2.41%) Games
5 2 (1.20%) Retail
5 2 (1.20%) Law
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.60%) Electronics
6 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.60%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.60%) Banking
6 1 (0.60%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 55 (33.13%) HTML
2 55 (33.13%) CSS
3 27 (16.27%) Web Services
4 24 (14.46%) jQuery
5 21 (12.65%) HTML5
6 15 (9.04%) Sinatra
7 14 (8.43%) Sass
8 13 (7.83%) CSS3
9 12 (7.23%) AngularJS
9 12 (7.23%) RESTful
10 9 (5.42%) XHTML
11 8 (4.82%) J2EE
12 6 (3.61%) Backbone.js
13 5 (3.01%) REST
13 5 (3.01%) LAMP
13 5 (3.01%) OAuth
13 5 (3.01%) JSON
13 5 (3.01%) OAuth2
14 4 (2.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.04%) Open Source
2 7 (4.22%) Mobile Payment
2 7 (4.22%) User Experience
2 7 (4.22%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.61%) Social Media
4 5 (3.01%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.41%) Online Games
6 3 (1.81%) Social Gaming
6 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.20%) E-Learning
7 2 (1.20%) Statistics
8 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.60%) iPhone
8 1 (0.60%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.60%) iPad
8 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 39 (23.49%) Linux
2 15 (9.04%) UNIX
3 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.20%) Android
3 2 (1.20%) CentOS
4 1 (0.60%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.60%) Debian
4 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (46.99%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (35.54%) TDD
3 43 (25.90%) BDD
4 22 (13.25%) OO
5 16 (9.64%) Scrum
6 15 (9.04%) E-Commerce
7 11 (6.63%) Mentoring
8 7 (4.22%) DevOps
9 5 (3.01%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (2.41%) Workflow
10 4 (2.41%) Software Engineering
10 4 (2.41%) WFM
11 3 (1.81%) Test Scripting
11 3 (1.81%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (1.81%) Time Management
11 3 (1.81%) Scalability Testing
11 3 (1.81%) OWASP
11 3 (1.81%) OOD
11 3 (1.81%) MVC
11 3 (1.81%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 166 (100.00%) Ruby
2 71 (42.77%) JavaScript
3 25 (15.06%) Java
4 18 (10.84%) SQL
5 12 (7.23%) Objective-C
5 12 (7.23%) C#
6 10 (6.02%) Bash Shell
7 9 (5.42%) Clojure
7 9 (5.42%) PHP
8 8 (4.82%) Python
8 8 (4.82%) Perl
9 1 (0.60%) R
9 1 (0.60%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.60%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 8 (4.82%) Degree
2 3 (1.81%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (1.20%) Varnish
1 2 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (4.22%) Capistrano
2 5 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (1.81%) Oracle
2 2 (1.20%) Google
2 2 (1.20%) Facebook
2 2 (1.20%) Twitter
3 1 (0.60%) SAP
3 1 (0.60%) Adobe
3 1 (0.60%) Apple
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AdRoc Group
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Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago