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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 399 431 375
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -56
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 216 186 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.37% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.49% 1.27% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 158 179
Median daily rate £438 £425 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
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
14523 14672 14155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.30% 29.31% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10112 10287 9822
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 237 164
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.49 £18.94 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.60 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +26 132 £425 -5.55% 47
South East 0 20 £450 +32.35% 15
Yorkshire +7 17 £430 -20.91% 3
West Midlands -10 11 £375 +13.20% 2
North East -27 11 £500 +81.81% 1
South West +9 10 £400 -14.89% 2
East of England +8 8 £513 +2.50% 4
North West +8 6 £431 +15.00% 8
Midlands - 2 £600 -
Ruby on Rails
UK

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 459 (100.00%) Ruby
2 275 (59.91%) HTML
3 274 (59.69%) CSS
4 245 (53.38%) Agile Software Development
5 226 (49.24%) JavaScript
6 183 (39.87%) HTML5
7 152 (33.12%) CSS3
8 149 (32.46%) REST
9 132 (28.76%) TDD
10 123 (26.80%) Scrum
11 119 (25.93%) Django
12 116 (25.27%) Ajax
13 115 (25.05%) JSON
14 114 (24.84%) MySQL
15 112 (24.40%) PostgreSQL
16 108 (23.53%) Git (software)
17 105 (22.88%) Java
18 101 (22.00%) Python
19 100 (21.79%) NoSQL
20 99 (21.57%) Scala
20 99 (21.57%) Open Source
21 97 (21.13%) Play Framework
22 89 (19.39%) Web Development
23 77 (16.78%) Configuration Management
23 77 (16.78%) AngularJS
24 76 (16.56%) Kanban
25 75 (16.34%) Continuous Integration
25 75 (16.34%) Linux
25 75 (16.34%) MongoDB
26 73 (15.90%) Automated Testing

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 31 (6.75%) Confluence
2 21 (4.58%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (3.05%) OpenStack
4 11 (2.40%) Apache
5 8 (1.74%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.31%) CMS
6 6 (1.31%) nginx
7 5 (1.09%) Drupal
8 3 (0.65%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.65%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.65%) WordPress
9 2 (0.44%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.22%) IIS
10 1 (0.22%) JBoss
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (0.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.65%) Magento
3 2 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.44%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 64 (13.94%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (7.84%) Heroku
3 33 (7.19%) GitHub
4 20 (4.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (2.83%) SaaS
6 3 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.44%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.44%) IaaS
7 2 (0.44%) Linode
7 2 (0.44%) PaaS
7 2 (0.44%) Slack
7 2 (0.44%) Trello
8 1 (0.22%) Google Play
8 1 (0.22%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 47 (10.24%) HTTP
2 27 (5.88%) Internet
3 6 (1.31%) Network Security
4 5 (1.09%) SSL
5 2 (0.44%) LDAP
6 1 (0.22%) Firewall
6 1 (0.22%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.22%) VPN
6 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (24.84%) MySQL
2 112 (24.40%) PostgreSQL
3 100 (21.79%) NoSQL
4 75 (16.34%) MongoDB
5 63 (13.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 49 (10.68%) Relational Database
7 14 (3.05%) Redis
8 13 (2.83%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.74%) SQL Server
10 6 (1.31%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.87%) Big Data
12 3 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.65%) DataStage
12 3 (0.65%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.65%) Neo4j
12 3 (0.65%) QlikView
13 2 (0.44%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.44%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.44%) IBM InfoSphere
13 2 (0.44%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 108 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 69 (15.03%) RSpec
3 56 (12.20%) Jenkins
4 49 (10.68%) JIRA
5 47 (10.24%) Subversion
6 44 (9.59%) Cucumber
7 39 (8.50%) JUnit
8 25 (5.45%) Capybara
9 15 (3.27%) Vagrant
10 12 (2.61%) Selenium
11 6 (1.31%) git-flow
12 5 (1.09%) GitLab
13 4 (0.87%) Grunt
13 4 (0.87%) Maven
14 3 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.65%) Bower
14 3 (0.65%) Bundler
14 3 (0.65%) Travis CI
15 2 (0.44%) CircleCI
15 2 (0.44%) SonarQube
General
1 31 (6.75%) Finance
2 29 (6.32%) Marketing
3 14 (3.05%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.40%) Games
5 9 (1.96%) Electronics
5 9 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.96%) Publishing
6 3 (0.65%) Banking
6 3 (0.65%) Retail
7 2 (0.44%) Automotive
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
8 1 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 334 (72.77%) Developer
2 154 (33.55%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 110 (23.97%) Ruby Developer
4 52 (11.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 50 (10.89%) Architect
6 36 (7.84%) Technical Architect
7 31 (6.75%) Full Stack Developer
7 31 (6.75%) Web Developer
8 25 (5.45%) Digital Architect
9 23 (5.01%) Java Developer
9 23 (5.01%) JavaScript Developer
10 19 (4.14%) Digital Technical Architect
11 16 (3.49%) Senior Developer
12 15 (3.27%) Full Stack Web Developer
13 14 (3.05%) Lead Developer
14 12 (2.61%) AWS Developer
14 12 (2.61%) Technical Leader
15 11 (2.40%) Analyst
15 11 (2.40%) Developer in Test
15 11 (2.40%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (59.91%) HTML
2 274 (59.69%) CSS
3 183 (39.87%) HTML5
4 152 (33.12%) CSS3
5 149 (32.46%) REST
6 119 (25.93%) Django
7 116 (25.27%) Ajax
8 115 (25.05%) JSON
9 97 (21.13%) Play Framework
10 77 (16.78%) AngularJS
11 56 (12.20%) Web Services
12 52 (11.33%) Spring
13 51 (11.11%) jQuery
14 48 (10.46%) Sass
15 46 (10.02%) Guice
16 44 (9.59%) RESTful
17 42 (9.15%) React
18 38 (8.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 37 (8.06%) Spring MVC
20 28 (6.10%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.89%) User Experience
2 27 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.70%) Semantic Web
4 15 (3.27%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.96%) Visualisation
7 8 (1.74%) Digital Media
7 8 (1.74%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.53%) NHS
9 6 (1.31%) Fintech
10 5 (1.09%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.87%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.87%) Online Games
11 4 (0.87%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (0.65%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.65%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.44%) Taxonomies
13 2 (0.44%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 75 (16.34%) Linux
2 39 (8.50%) Unix
3 7 (1.53%) Mac OS X
4 6 (1.31%) Windows
5 5 (1.09%) Android
5 5 (1.09%) CentOS
5 5 (1.09%) SUSE
5 5 (1.09%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.87%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.87%) Solaris
6 4 (0.87%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.44%) Debian
8 2 (0.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (53.38%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (28.76%) TDD
3 123 (26.80%) Scrum
4 99 (21.57%) Open Source
5 89 (19.39%) Web Development
6 77 (16.78%) Configuration Management
7 76 (16.56%) Kanban
8 75 (16.34%) Continuous Integration
9 73 (15.90%) Automated Testing
10 69 (15.03%) BDD
10 69 (15.03%) Front End Development
11 59 (12.85%) MVC
12 54 (11.76%) Software Engineering
13 46 (10.02%) Mentoring
14 44 (9.59%) Prototyping
15 39 (8.50%) Web Design
16 38 (8.28%) OO
16 38 (8.28%) Responsive Web Design
17 36 (7.84%) Line Management
17 36 (7.84%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 459 (100.00%) Ruby
2 226 (49.24%) JavaScript
3 105 (22.88%) Java
4 101 (22.00%) Python
5 99 (21.57%) Scala
6 49 (10.68%) C#
7 45 (9.80%) SQL
8 29 (6.32%) PHP
9 15 (3.27%) Go
10 11 (2.40%) Perl
11 8 (1.74%) C++
12 7 (1.53%) CoffeeScript
13 5 (1.09%) Clojure
14 4 (0.87%) C
14 4 (0.87%) Erlang
15 3 (0.65%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.65%) Elixir
15 3 (0.65%) R
15 3 (0.65%) XPath
16 2 (0.44%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 35 (7.63%) Security Cleared
2 17 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 16 (3.49%) Degree
4 7 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.22%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.40%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (1.74%) SDET
3 7 (1.53%) QA
4 3 (0.65%) GCP
5 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (7.84%) Docker
2 10 (2.18%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.87%) NFS
4 4 (0.87%) Squid
5 3 (0.65%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.44%) Xen
7 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.22%) Ceph
7 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 28 (6.10%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (2.83%) Puppet
3 4 (0.87%) Ansible
3 4 (0.87%) Kibana
4 3 (0.65%) Capistrano
4 3 (0.65%) logstash
4 3 (0.65%) Mesos
4 3 (0.65%) Nagios
4 3 (0.65%) Salt
5 2 (0.44%) OpenNMS
5 2 (0.44%) Pingdom
5 2 (0.44%) Terraform
5 2 (0.44%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.44%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.22%) Marathon
6 1 (0.22%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 49 (10.68%) Google
2 14 (3.05%) Microsoft
3 11 (2.40%) SAP
4 10 (2.18%) Oracle
5 6 (1.31%) VMware
6 5 (1.09%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.87%) Rackspace
7 4 (0.87%) Teradata
8 3 (0.65%) IBM
8 3 (0.65%) SaltStack
8 3 (0.65%) Tableau
8 3 (0.65%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.44%) Facebook
9 2 (0.44%) Twitter
10 1 (0.22%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.22%) Apple
10 1 (0.22%) Informatica
10 1 (0.22%) Lotus
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