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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
UK / England
Rank 363 447 389
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -58
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 211 148 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.32% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 1.09% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 123 148
Median daily rate £438 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00

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
12844 13593 12802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.98% 29.23% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8889 9451 8785
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 247 167
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £56.53 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +68 130 £425 -5.55% 41
Yorkshire +16 21 £440 +25.71% 2
North East -9 13 £450 +63.63% 1
South East -6 11 £450 +20.00% 6
East of England +8 10 £506 -1.21% 2
West Midlands 0 9 £423 +20.92% 2
South West +2 7 £413 +17.85% 2
Midlands - 5 £600 -
North West +26 2 £475 +32.86% 4
Ruby on Rails
UK

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 434 (99.77%) Ruby
2 258 (59.31%) HTML
3 254 (58.39%) CSS
4 247 (56.78%) Agile Software Development
5 212 (48.74%) JavaScript
6 173 (39.77%) HTML5
7 143 (32.87%) REST
8 140 (32.18%) CSS3
9 130 (29.89%) TDD
10 119 (27.36%) Django
11 117 (26.90%) Java
11 117 (26.90%) Scrum
12 114 (26.21%) JSON
13 112 (25.75%) Git (software)
14 109 (25.06%) Ajax
15 103 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
16 102 (23.45%) Scala
17 101 (23.22%) Play Framework
18 97 (22.30%) MySQL
19 96 (22.07%) Python
20 93 (21.38%) Open Source
21 85 (19.54%) Linux
22 84 (19.31%) NoSQL
23 76 (17.47%) Web Development
24 73 (16.78%) AngularJS
25 72 (16.55%) Configuration Management
26 71 (16.32%) Automated Testing
27 70 (16.09%) MongoDB
28 68 (15.63%) Kanban
29 61 (14.02%) Spring

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 32 (7.36%) Confluence
2 17 (3.91%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (2.99%) Apache
4 12 (2.76%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.07%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.38%) nginx
7 5 (1.15%) CMS
8 4 (0.92%) Drupal
9 3 (0.69%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.46%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.46%) WordPress
11 1 (0.23%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.23%) IIS
11 1 (0.23%) JBoss
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (0.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.69%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 61 (14.02%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (8.97%) Heroku
3 35 (8.05%) GitHub
4 18 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.38%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.92%) SaaS
7 3 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.46%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.46%) Linode
8 2 (0.46%) Trello
8 2 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 46 (10.57%) HTTP
2 22 (5.06%) Internet
3 5 (1.15%) SSL
4 4 (0.92%) Network Security
5 2 (0.46%) Firewall
6 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.23%) LDAP
6 1 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
2 97 (22.30%) MySQL
3 84 (19.31%) NoSQL
4 70 (16.09%) MongoDB
5 58 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 42 (9.66%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.07%) Redis
8 8 (1.84%) Big Data
9 6 (1.38%) SQL Server
10 5 (1.15%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.92%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.69%) DataStage
12 3 (0.69%) QlikView
13 2 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.46%) HBase
13 2 (0.46%) IBM InfoSphere
13 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.46%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 112 (25.75%) Git (software)
2 56 (12.87%) RSpec
3 53 (12.18%) JIRA
4 51 (11.72%) Jenkins
5 46 (10.57%) Cucumber
6 45 (10.34%) Subversion
7 38 (8.74%) JUnit
8 19 (4.37%) Capybara
9 18 (4.14%) Vagrant
10 6 (1.38%) git-flow
10 6 (1.38%) Selenium
10 6 (1.38%) Travis CI
11 5 (1.15%) Gradle
12 4 (0.92%) GitLab
12 4 (0.92%) Maven
13 3 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.69%) Bundler
13 3 (0.69%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.46%) Artifactory
14 2 (0.46%) SonarQube
General
1 29 (6.67%) Marketing
2 27 (6.21%) Finance
3 26 (5.98%) Games
4 13 (2.99%) Back Office
5 12 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.30%) Electronics
6 10 (2.30%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.07%) Publishing
8 3 (0.69%) Retail
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Automotive
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 317 (72.87%) Developer
2 146 (33.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 103 (23.68%) Ruby Developer
4 56 (12.87%) Architect
5 51 (11.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 38 (8.74%) Technical Architect
7 36 (8.28%) Java Developer
8 30 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
9 29 (6.67%) Digital Architect
10 23 (5.29%) Digital Technical Architect
10 23 (5.29%) JavaScript Developer
11 22 (5.06%) Web Developer
12 17 (3.91%) Scala Developer
13 15 (3.45%) Senior Developer
14 12 (2.76%) Full Stack Web Developer
15 11 (2.53%) Lead Developer
16 10 (2.30%) Agile Developer
16 10 (2.30%) AWS Developer
16 10 (2.30%) HTML Developer
16 10 (2.30%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (59.31%) HTML
2 254 (58.39%) CSS
3 173 (39.77%) HTML5
4 143 (32.87%) REST
5 140 (32.18%) CSS3
6 119 (27.36%) Django
7 114 (26.21%) JSON
8 109 (25.06%) Ajax
9 101 (23.22%) Play Framework
10 73 (16.78%) AngularJS
11 61 (14.02%) Spring
12 59 (13.56%) jQuery
13 53 (12.18%) Sass
14 51 (11.72%) RESTful
15 48 (11.03%) Spring MVC
15 48 (11.03%) Web Services
16 46 (10.57%) Guice
17 42 (9.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 40 (9.20%) React
19 25 (5.75%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.49%) User Experience
2 24 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.07%) Visualisation
5 8 (1.84%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.84%) NHS
5 8 (1.84%) Semantic Web
6 7 (1.61%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.61%) Fintech
6 7 (1.61%) Online Games
7 6 (1.38%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.15%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (0.92%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.69%) Social Media
11 2 (0.46%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.46%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.46%) Video on Demand
12 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 85 (19.54%) Linux
2 36 (8.28%) Unix
3 9 (2.07%) Windows
4 7 (1.61%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.15%) Android
5 5 (1.15%) CentOS
6 4 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.92%) Solaris
6 4 (0.92%) SUSE
6 4 (0.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.69%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.46%) Debian
8 2 (0.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (56.78%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (29.89%) TDD
3 117 (26.90%) Scrum
4 93 (21.38%) Open Source
5 76 (17.47%) Web Development
6 72 (16.55%) Configuration Management
7 71 (16.32%) Automated Testing
8 68 (15.63%) Kanban
9 61 (14.02%) MVC
10 59 (13.56%) BDD
11 58 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
11 58 (13.33%) Front End Development
12 46 (10.57%) Software Engineering
13 40 (9.20%) Responsive Web Design
13 40 (9.20%) Web Design
14 39 (8.97%) OO
15 36 (8.28%) Prototyping
16 33 (7.59%) DevOps
17 31 (7.13%) Mentoring
18 30 (6.90%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 434 (99.77%) Ruby
2 212 (48.74%) JavaScript
3 117 (26.90%) Java
4 102 (23.45%) Scala
5 96 (22.07%) Python
6 56 (12.87%) C#
7 44 (10.11%) SQL
8 22 (5.06%) PHP
9 18 (4.14%) Go
10 9 (2.07%) C++
11 8 (1.84%) Perl
12 7 (1.61%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.38%) CoffeeScript
14 4 (0.92%) C
14 4 (0.92%) XPath
15 3 (0.69%) Elixir
15 3 (0.69%) R
16 2 (0.46%) Clojure
16 2 (0.46%) Erlang
16 2 (0.46%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 31 (7.13%) Security Cleared
2 14 (3.22%) Degree
3 12 (2.76%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.23%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (1.15%) QA
2 5 (1.15%) SDET
3 2 (0.46%) GCP
4 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (11.26%) Docker
2 10 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.92%) NFS
4 4 (0.92%) Squid
5 3 (0.69%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.46%) Xen
7 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (5.98%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.76%) Puppet
3 8 (1.84%) Ansible
4 6 (1.38%) Terraform
5 5 (1.15%) Kibana
6 4 (0.92%) logstash
7 3 (0.69%) Capistrano
7 3 (0.69%) Nagios
7 3 (0.69%) Salt
8 2 (0.46%) Mesos
8 2 (0.46%) OpenNMS
8 2 (0.46%) Pingdom
8 2 (0.46%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.46%) Zenoss
9 1 (0.23%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.23%) Marathon
9 1 (0.23%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 52 (11.95%) Google
2 16 (3.68%) Microsoft
3 13 (2.99%) SAP
4 9 (2.07%) Oracle
5 8 (1.84%) Apigee
6 6 (1.38%) VMware
7 4 (0.92%) Red Hat
7 4 (0.92%) SaltStack
8 3 (0.69%) Facebook
8 3 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.69%) Tableau
8 3 (0.69%) Teradata
8 3 (0.69%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.46%) IBM
9 2 (0.46%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.23%) Appcelerator
10 1 (0.23%) Informatica
10 1 (0.23%) Lotus
10 1 (0.23%) Twitter
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