The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 367 381 364
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 260 245 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.48% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% 1.75% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 190 189
Median daily rate £425 £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £71.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-87.32% -
Ruby on Rails
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14288 14017 13683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.96% 27.22% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10113 9215 9082
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 184 191
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £18.15 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ruby on Rails
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 across the England region.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in England

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the England region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Histogram in England

Ruby on Rails
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 across the England region.

Ruby on Rails Hourly Rate Trend in England

Ruby on Rails
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 2 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 -62 133 £425 -0.58% 45
South East +40 80 £425 +6.25% 18
Yorkshire +18 24 £450 +14.28% 2
South West +14 17 £325 - 4
North West -10 5 £325 -21.21% 4
East of England -1 3 £365 -5.80% 1
West Midlands -25 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £375 - 2
Ruby on Rails
UK

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 412 (99.76%) Ruby
2 250 (60.53%) CSS
3 241 (58.35%) HTML
4 237 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
5 175 (42.37%) JavaScript
6 156 (37.77%) Java
7 147 (35.59%) HTML5
8 141 (34.14%) Git (software)
9 137 (33.17%) TDD
10 136 (32.93%) Python
11 130 (31.48%) Scrum
12 127 (30.75%) CSS3
13 116 (28.09%) Open Source
13 116 (28.09%) Linux
14 109 (26.39%) Scala
15 107 (25.91%) Jenkins
16 100 (24.21%) REST
16 100 (24.21%) Continuous Integration
17 99 (23.97%) Django
18 98 (23.73%) HTTP
19 94 (22.76%) JSON
20 86 (20.82%) Play Framework
21 84 (20.34%) Subversion
22 81 (19.61%) Web Development
22 81 (19.61%) Responsive Web Design
23 79 (19.13%) Ajax
23 79 (19.13%) Spring
24 77 (18.64%) JUnit
24 77 (18.64%) Configuration Management
25 76 (18.40%) Web Design

Ruby on Rails
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 45 (10.90%) Confluence
2 29 (7.02%) Node.js
3 21 (5.08%) Apache
4 16 (3.87%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (3.39%) Cloud Foundry
6 11 (2.66%) Apache Pig
6 11 (2.66%) SAS
7 9 (2.18%) Apache Spark
7 9 (2.18%) OpenStack
8 7 (1.69%) CMS
9 6 (1.45%) nginx
9 6 (1.45%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.21%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.73%) WordPress
12 1 (0.24%) Drupal
12 1 (0.24%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.24%) lighttpd
12 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (2.66%) SPSS
1 11 (2.66%) Stata
2 3 (0.73%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) BigMachines
1 4 (0.97%) Eloqua
1 4 (0.97%) Magento
2 2 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 55 (13.32%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (8.72%) Heroku
3 30 (7.26%) GitHub
4 9 (2.18%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (1.94%) PaaS
6 6 (1.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 6 (1.45%) SaaS
7 4 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 98 (23.73%) HTTP
2 9 (2.18%) Internet
3 8 (1.94%) AMQP
4 6 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.21%) SSL
6 2 (0.48%) DNS
7 1 (0.24%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.24%) Firewall
7 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.24%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.24%) LDAP
7 1 (0.24%) VoIP
7 1 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (16.95%) PostgreSQL
2 59 (14.29%) MySQL
2 59 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 58 (14.04%) MongoDB
4 57 (13.80%) NoSQL
5 29 (7.02%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (4.12%) Redis
7 15 (3.63%) Big Data
7 15 (3.63%) Neo4j
8 14 (3.39%) QlikView
9 13 (3.15%) Hadoop
10 12 (2.91%) CouchDB
11 11 (2.66%) Apache Hive
11 11 (2.66%) Data Mining
11 11 (2.66%) HBase
12 8 (1.94%) Datomic
12 8 (1.94%) SQL Server
13 5 (1.21%) MariaDB
14 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 141 (34.14%) Git (software)
2 107 (25.91%) Jenkins
3 84 (20.34%) Subversion
4 77 (18.64%) JUnit
5 69 (16.71%) RSpec
6 60 (14.53%) JIRA
7 56 (13.56%) Cucumber
8 41 (9.93%) Capybara
9 24 (5.81%) Selenium
10 21 (5.08%) git-flow
11 20 (4.84%) Jasmine
12 10 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (2.42%) Grunt
12 10 (2.42%) Vagrant
13 8 (1.94%) Maven
13 8 (1.94%) Travis CI
14 7 (1.69%) Mocha
15 6 (1.45%) Visual Studio
16 5 (1.21%) Protractor
17 4 (0.97%) gulp
General
1 28 (6.78%) Finance
2 13 (3.15%) Marketing
3 6 (1.45%) Banking
3 6 (1.45%) Legal
4 4 (0.97%) Retail
5 3 (0.73%) Financial Institution
5 3 (0.73%) Games
6 1 (0.24%) Advertising
6 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.24%) Billing
6 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 310 (75.06%) Developer
2 115 (27.85%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 112 (27.12%) Ruby Developer
4 45 (10.90%) Scala Developer
5 44 (10.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 39 (9.44%) Java Developer
7 33 (7.99%) Architect
8 29 (7.02%) Senior Developer
9 27 (6.54%) Technical Architect
10 23 (5.57%) HTML Developer
10 23 (5.57%) JavaScript Developer
11 20 (4.84%) Java Scala Developer
11 20 (4.84%) Software Developer
12 19 (4.60%) Agile Developer
13 18 (4.36%) HTML CSS Developer
14 16 (3.87%) C# Developer
14 16 (3.87%) Full Stack Developer
15 15 (3.63%) Senior Ruby Developer
16 14 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
17 13 (3.15%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (60.53%) CSS
2 241 (58.35%) HTML
3 147 (35.59%) HTML5
4 127 (30.75%) CSS3
5 100 (24.21%) REST
6 99 (23.97%) Django
7 94 (22.76%) JSON
8 86 (20.82%) Play Framework
9 79 (19.13%) Ajax
9 79 (19.13%) Spring
10 63 (15.25%) Guice
11 61 (14.77%) Sass
12 60 (14.53%) RESTful
13 54 (13.08%) jQuery
14 42 (10.17%) AngularJS
15 39 (9.44%) Spring MVC
16 37 (8.96%) Web Services
17 30 (7.26%) React
18 28 (6.78%) .NET
19 23 (5.57%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 52 (12.59%) User Experience
2 17 (4.12%) Computer Science
2 17 (4.12%) Performance Metrics
2 17 (4.12%) Visualisation
3 12 (2.91%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.69%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.21%) Social Media
6 5 (1.21%) Statistics
7 2 (0.48%) Blog
7 2 (0.48%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.48%) Fintech
7 2 (0.48%) NHS
7 2 (0.48%) Online Games
7 2 (0.48%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.48%) Telematics
8 1 (0.24%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.24%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.24%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 116 (28.09%) Linux
2 63 (15.25%) Unix
3 48 (11.62%) Mac OS X
4 16 (3.87%) Android
5 14 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (3.15%) Ubuntu
6 13 (3.15%) Windows
7 8 (1.94%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.97%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.73%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.73%) Debian
10 2 (0.48%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (33.17%) TDD
3 130 (31.48%) Scrum
4 116 (28.09%) Open Source
5 100 (24.21%) Continuous Integration
6 81 (19.61%) Responsive Web Design
6 81 (19.61%) Web Development
7 77 (18.64%) Configuration Management
8 76 (18.40%) Web Design
9 70 (16.95%) BDD
10 65 (15.74%) Automated Testing
11 57 (13.80%) MVC
12 54 (13.08%) Front End Development
13 48 (11.62%) OWASP
14 47 (11.38%) Mentoring
15 43 (10.41%) OO
16 39 (9.44%) DevOps
17 32 (7.75%) Kanban
18 31 (7.51%) Unit Testing
19 26 (6.30%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 412 (99.76%) Ruby
2 175 (42.37%) JavaScript
3 156 (37.77%) Java
4 136 (32.93%) Python
5 109 (26.39%) Scala
6 59 (14.29%) C#
7 49 (11.86%) SQL
8 34 (8.23%) PHP
9 24 (5.81%) Shell Script
10 22 (5.33%) Perl
11 18 (4.36%) Go
12 15 (3.63%) C++
13 13 (3.15%) C
14 11 (2.66%) MATLAB
14 11 (2.66%) PL/SQL
14 11 (2.66%) R
15 10 (2.42%) Clojure
15 10 (2.42%) PowerShell
16 9 (2.18%) Erlang
17 7 (1.69%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (8.72%) Security Cleared
2 14 (3.39%) Degree
2 14 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.18%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.73%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (1.21%) SDET
3 3 (0.73%) QA
4 1 (0.24%) WAI
System Software
1 24 (5.81%) Docker
2 1 (0.24%) KVM
2 1 (0.24%) Sendmail
2 1 (0.24%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 33 (7.99%) Puppet
2 32 (7.75%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (4.36%) Capistrano
4 8 (1.94%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.73%) Ganglia
5 3 (0.73%) Nagios
6 2 (0.48%) Cacti
6 2 (0.48%) Graphite
6 2 (0.48%) Hyperic
6 2 (0.48%) logstash
6 2 (0.48%) Mesos
7 1 (0.24%) Ansible
7 1 (0.24%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 65 (15.74%) Google
2 32 (7.75%) Oracle
3 14 (3.39%) Red Hat
4 13 (3.15%) Tableau
5 12 (2.91%) Teradata
6 11 (2.66%) Informatica
7 10 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.45%) Serena
9 4 (0.97%) ATG
9 4 (0.97%) hybris
9 4 (0.97%) New Relic
9 4 (0.97%) Rackspace
9 4 (0.97%) Siebel
10 3 (0.73%) VMware
10 3 (0.73%) Zend
11 2 (0.48%) Adobe
11 2 (0.48%) Facebook
11 2 (0.48%) Splunk
11 2 (0.48%) Twitter
12 1 (0.24%) Foundry
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