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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 343 342 349
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 285 281 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.58% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.05% 2.12% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 229 198
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 £350 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 - £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
13931 13227 13156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.27% 27.29% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9983 8896 8846
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 181 163
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 £11.45 £16.72 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 1 June 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 1 June 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 -45 149 £425 -0.58% 51
South East +44 88 £425 - 9
Yorkshire +13 18 £450 - 3
South West +13 18 £345 -8.00% 2
East of England +10 4 £444 +4.41% 1
East Midlands - 4 £388 - 7
North West -25 3 £325 -18.75% 7
West Midlands -21 2 £313 -36.86% 3
North East -58 1 £350 -46.15%
Ruby on Rails
UK

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 June 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.

1 470 (99.79%) Ruby
2 276 (58.60%) CSS
3 272 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
4 268 (56.90%) HTML
5 202 (42.89%) JavaScript
6 170 (36.09%) Java
6 170 (36.09%) HTML5
7 162 (34.39%) TDD
8 153 (32.48%) Git (software)
8 153 (32.48%) Python
9 147 (31.21%) CSS3
10 129 (27.39%) Scrum
11 128 (27.18%) Open Source
12 123 (26.11%) Continuous Integration
12 123 (26.11%) Linux
13 120 (25.48%) Scala
14 118 (25.05%) REST
15 117 (24.84%) Jenkins
16 116 (24.63%) Django
17 108 (22.93%) HTTP
18 106 (22.51%) JSON
19 99 (21.02%) Play Framework
20 97 (20.59%) Subversion
21 96 (20.38%) Spring
22 95 (20.17%) Web Development
22 95 (20.17%) Responsive Web Design
23 94 (19.96%) JUnit
24 90 (19.11%) Ajax
25 86 (18.26%) Web Design
25 86 (18.26%) Configuration Management

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 57 (12.10%) Confluence
2 26 (5.52%) Node.js
3 23 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (3.18%) Cloud Foundry
5 14 (2.97%) Apache
6 12 (2.55%) Apache Pig
6 12 (2.55%) SAS
7 11 (2.34%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.49%) Apache Spark
8 7 (1.49%) nginx
8 7 (1.49%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.27%) CMS
10 5 (1.06%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.85%) WordPress
12 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.21%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.21%) Drupal
12 1 (0.21%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (2.55%) SPSS
1 12 (2.55%) Stata
2 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.06%) Magento
2 4 (0.85%) BigMachines
2 4 (0.85%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.42%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 57 (12.10%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (7.01%) Heroku
3 28 (5.94%) GitHub
4 11 (2.34%) PaaS
5 10 (2.12%) SaaS
6 7 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (1.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.42%) IaaS
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 108 (22.93%) HTTP
2 9 (1.91%) AMQP
2 9 (1.91%) Internet
3 2 (0.42%) DNS
4 1 (0.21%) Firewall
4 1 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.21%) SSL
4 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (15.29%) PostgreSQL
2 64 (13.59%) MongoDB
2 64 (13.59%) MySQL
2 64 (13.59%) NoSQL
3 63 (13.38%) Relational Database
4 28 (5.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 17 (3.61%) Redis
6 15 (3.18%) Big Data
7 14 (2.97%) Hadoop
7 14 (2.97%) QlikView
8 13 (2.76%) CouchDB
8 13 (2.76%) Neo4j
9 12 (2.55%) Apache Hive
9 12 (2.55%) Data Mining
9 12 (2.55%) HBase
10 10 (2.12%) MariaDB
11 8 (1.70%) SQL Server
12 6 (1.27%) Datomic
13 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 153 (32.48%) Git (software)
2 117 (24.84%) Jenkins
3 97 (20.59%) Subversion
4 94 (19.96%) JUnit
5 62 (13.16%) JIRA
6 60 (12.74%) RSpec
7 44 (9.34%) Cucumber
8 40 (8.49%) Capybara
9 33 (7.01%) Selenium
10 21 (4.46%) Jasmine
11 17 (3.61%) git-flow
12 16 (3.40%) Vagrant
13 13 (2.76%) Grunt
14 12 (2.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (1.70%) Maven
16 7 (1.49%) Mocha
17 6 (1.27%) Visual Studio
18 5 (1.06%) Protractor
19 4 (0.85%) gulp
19 4 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 35 (7.43%) Finance
2 14 (2.97%) Marketing
3 8 (1.70%) Banking
4 7 (1.49%) Legal
5 4 (0.85%) Retail
5 4 (0.85%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.64%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.21%) Advertising
7 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.21%) Billing
7 1 (0.21%) Games
7 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 358 (76.01%) Developer
2 130 (27.60%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 126 (26.75%) Ruby Developer
4 55 (11.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 49 (10.40%) Scala Developer
6 44 (9.34%) Java Developer
7 30 (6.37%) Architect
8 29 (6.16%) Senior Developer
9 25 (5.31%) Java Scala Developer
9 25 (5.31%) Technical Architect
10 23 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
10 23 (4.88%) Software Developer
11 22 (4.67%) Agile Developer
11 22 (4.67%) DevOps Engineer
11 22 (4.67%) Full Stack Developer
12 18 (3.82%) C# Developer
12 18 (3.82%) Senior Ruby Developer
13 16 (3.40%) HTML Developer
14 15 (3.18%) Lead Developer
15 12 (2.55%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (58.60%) CSS
2 268 (56.90%) HTML
3 170 (36.09%) HTML5
4 147 (31.21%) CSS3
5 118 (25.05%) REST
6 116 (24.63%) Django
7 106 (22.51%) JSON
8 99 (21.02%) Play Framework
9 96 (20.38%) Spring
10 90 (19.11%) Ajax
11 81 (17.20%) Guice
12 69 (14.65%) Sass
13 63 (13.38%) RESTful
14 57 (12.10%) AngularJS
15 52 (11.04%) jQuery
16 49 (10.40%) Spring MVC
17 42 (8.92%) React
18 26 (5.52%) Web Services
19 25 (5.31%) .NET
20 20 (4.25%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 57 (12.10%) User Experience
2 23 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 18 (3.82%) Performance Metrics
4 17 (3.61%) Visualisation
5 15 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.18%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.49%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.27%) Cloud Native
7 6 (1.27%) Social Media
8 5 (1.06%) Statistics
9 2 (0.42%) Blog
9 2 (0.42%) Fintech
9 2 (0.42%) NHS
10 1 (0.21%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.21%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.21%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.21%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.21%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.21%) Telematics
10 1 (0.21%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 123 (26.11%) Linux
2 69 (14.65%) Unix
3 49 (10.40%) Mac OS X
4 20 (4.25%) Windows
5 15 (3.18%) Android
6 10 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.70%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.85%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.64%) CentOS
9 3 (0.64%) Debian
9 3 (0.64%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (34.39%) TDD
3 129 (27.39%) Scrum
4 128 (27.18%) Open Source
5 123 (26.11%) Continuous Integration
6 95 (20.17%) Responsive Web Design
6 95 (20.17%) Web Development
7 86 (18.26%) Configuration Management
7 86 (18.26%) Web Design
8 84 (17.83%) Automated Testing
9 72 (15.29%) MVC
10 70 (14.86%) BDD
11 66 (14.01%) Front End Development
12 60 (12.74%) OWASP
13 51 (10.83%) OO
14 50 (10.62%) DevOps
15 49 (10.40%) Mentoring
16 31 (6.58%) Unit Testing
17 28 (5.94%) Continuous Delivery
18 26 (5.52%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 470 (99.79%) Ruby
2 202 (42.89%) JavaScript
3 170 (36.09%) Java
4 153 (32.48%) Python
5 120 (25.48%) Scala
6 70 (14.86%) C#
7 54 (11.46%) SQL
8 36 (7.64%) PHP
9 29 (6.16%) Shell Script
10 23 (4.88%) Go
11 22 (4.67%) Perl
12 15 (3.18%) C++
12 15 (3.18%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.97%) C
14 12 (2.55%) MATLAB
14 12 (2.55%) PL/SQL
14 12 (2.55%) R
15 9 (1.91%) Clojure
16 7 (1.49%) CoffeeScript
16 7 (1.49%) ES6
Qualifications
1 35 (7.43%) Security Cleared
2 16 (3.40%) Degree
3 13 (2.76%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.91%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (1.06%) SDET
3 3 (0.64%) QA
4 1 (0.21%) WAI
System Software
1 24 (5.10%) Docker
2 1 (0.21%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 33 (7.01%) Puppet
2 24 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.91%) Kubernetes
4 7 (1.49%) Capistrano
5 3 (0.64%) Ganglia
5 3 (0.64%) Nagios
6 2 (0.42%) Cacti
6 2 (0.42%) Graphite
6 2 (0.42%) Hyperic
6 2 (0.42%) logstash
7 1 (0.21%) Ansible
7 1 (0.21%) Mesos
Vendors
1 83 (17.62%) Google
2 33 (7.01%) Oracle
3 14 (2.97%) Red Hat
4 13 (2.76%) Tableau
4 13 (2.76%) Teradata
5 12 (2.55%) Informatica
5 12 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.27%) Rackspace
6 6 (1.27%) Serena
7 4 (0.85%) ATG
7 4 (0.85%) hybris
7 4 (0.85%) New Relic
7 4 (0.85%) Siebel
8 3 (0.64%) VMware
8 3 (0.64%) Zend
9 2 (0.42%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.42%) SAP
9 2 (0.42%) Splunk
10 1 (0.21%) Facebook
10 1 (0.21%) Twitter
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ANSON MCCADE
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Rate: From £280 to £310 per day
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North West
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £550 per day (Dependent on XP)
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Shropshire
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550 per day
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England
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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Blue Personnel
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day
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ANSON MCCADE
Rate: UKP 550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £390 per annum + competitive
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G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
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The Bridge Ltd
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