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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 349 377 329
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -48
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 284 259 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.51% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.99% 1.82% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 206 222
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £569 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £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
14257 14206 13650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.07% 27.87% 27.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10153 9683 9019
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 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 206 201
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.10 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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 July 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 July 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 -27 165 £425 - 44
South East +52 67 £438 +2.94% 14
South West +15 16 £325 -13.33%
Yorkshire +3 15 £425 -5.55% 5
East Midlands - 6 £463 -
East of England +12 5 £444 +4.41% 2
North West -11 5 - - 8
North East -69 2 £350 -46.15% 2
West Midlands -21 1 £313 -16.66% 6
Ruby on Rails
UK

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 510 (99.80%) Ruby
2 309 (60.47%) CSS
3 298 (58.32%) HTML
4 292 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 223 (43.64%) JavaScript
6 203 (39.73%) HTML5
7 184 (36.01%) Java
8 178 (34.83%) CSS3
9 175 (34.25%) TDD
10 166 (32.49%) Python
11 157 (30.72%) Git (software)
12 146 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
13 141 (27.59%) Scrum
13 141 (27.59%) Open Source
13 141 (27.59%) REST
14 135 (26.42%) Scala
15 132 (25.83%) Django
16 123 (24.07%) JSON
17 121 (23.68%) Jenkins
18 116 (22.70%) Play Framework
19 115 (22.50%) Linux
20 111 (21.72%) HTTP
21 110 (21.53%) Ajax
22 104 (20.35%) Web Development
23 103 (20.16%) Spring
23 103 (20.16%) Automated Testing
24 100 (19.57%) Subversion
25 99 (19.37%) JUnit
26 96 (18.79%) Configuration Management
27 94 (18.40%) Responsive 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 60 (11.74%) Confluence
2 23 (4.50%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
4 12 (2.35%) Apache Pig
4 12 (2.35%) OpenStack
4 12 (2.35%) SAS
4 12 (2.35%) WebLogic
5 9 (1.76%) Apache
6 8 (1.57%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.37%) CMS
8 5 (0.98%) nginx
8 5 (0.98%) WordPress
9 3 (0.59%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.39%) Drupal
11 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.20%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.20%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (2.35%) SPSS
1 12 (2.35%) Stata
2 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.17%) Magento
2 4 (0.78%) BigMachines
2 4 (0.78%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.39%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 61 (11.94%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (5.28%) GitHub
3 24 (4.70%) Heroku
4 18 (3.52%) SaaS
5 12 (2.35%) PaaS
6 9 (1.76%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (1.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.78%) IaaS
9 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.20%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.20%) Google Play
11 1 (0.20%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 111 (21.72%) HTTP
2 11 (2.15%) Internet
3 8 (1.57%) AMQP
4 2 (0.39%) DNS
4 2 (0.39%) Network Security
5 1 (0.20%) Firewall
5 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.20%) LDAP
5 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (16.83%) PostgreSQL
2 81 (15.85%) MySQL
3 77 (15.07%) NoSQL
4 69 (13.50%) MongoDB
5 67 (13.11%) Relational Database
6 38 (7.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (3.33%) Redis
8 14 (2.74%) Big Data
8 14 (2.74%) CouchDB
9 13 (2.54%) Data Mining
9 13 (2.54%) Hadoop
9 13 (2.54%) Neo4j
10 12 (2.35%) Apache Hive
10 12 (2.35%) HBase
10 12 (2.35%) QlikView
11 10 (1.96%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.76%) SQL Server
13 8 (1.57%) Datomic
14 7 (1.37%) MariaDB
15 1 (0.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 157 (30.72%) Git (software)
2 121 (23.68%) Jenkins
3 100 (19.57%) Subversion
4 99 (19.37%) JUnit
5 61 (11.94%) JIRA
6 58 (11.35%) RSpec
7 38 (7.44%) Cucumber
8 36 (7.05%) Capybara
8 36 (7.05%) Selenium
9 18 (3.52%) Jasmine
9 18 (3.52%) Vagrant
10 15 (2.94%) Grunt
11 14 (2.74%) git-flow
12 11 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (1.57%) Mocha
14 7 (1.37%) Maven
15 6 (1.17%) Visual Studio
16 4 (0.78%) gulp
16 4 (0.78%) Karma Test Runner
16 4 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
General
1 34 (6.65%) Finance
2 11 (2.15%) Marketing
3 8 (1.57%) Banking
4 7 (1.37%) Legal
4 7 (1.37%) Telecoms
5 4 (0.78%) Retail
6 3 (0.59%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.39%) Games
8 1 (0.20%) Advertising
8 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.20%) Billing
8 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 395 (77.30%) Developer
2 149 (29.16%) Ruby Developer
3 143 (27.98%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 58 (11.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 50 (9.78%) Java Developer
5 50 (9.78%) Scala Developer
6 33 (6.46%) Architect
7 31 (6.07%) Senior Developer
8 29 (5.68%) Technical Architect
9 27 (5.28%) Software Developer
10 26 (5.09%) Java Scala Developer
11 24 (4.70%) Full Stack Developer
12 22 (4.31%) DevOps Engineer
12 22 (4.31%) JavaScript Developer
13 21 (4.11%) Lead Developer
14 20 (3.91%) C# Developer
14 20 (3.91%) Senior Ruby Developer
15 19 (3.72%) Agile Developer
16 15 (2.94%) Web Developer
17 14 (2.74%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 309 (60.47%) CSS
2 298 (58.32%) HTML
3 203 (39.73%) HTML5
4 178 (34.83%) CSS3
5 141 (27.59%) REST
6 132 (25.83%) Django
7 123 (24.07%) JSON
8 116 (22.70%) Play Framework
9 110 (21.53%) Ajax
10 103 (20.16%) Spring
11 89 (17.42%) Guice
12 65 (12.72%) RESTful
13 64 (12.52%) Sass
14 60 (11.74%) AngularJS
15 51 (9.98%) Spring MVC
16 47 (9.20%) jQuery
17 43 (8.41%) React
18 31 (6.07%) Web Services
19 30 (5.87%) .NET
20 28 (5.48%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 65 (12.72%) User Experience
2 24 (4.70%) Mobile App
3 21 (4.11%) Performance Metrics
4 15 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.54%) Visualisation
6 10 (1.96%) Semantic Web
7 7 (1.37%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.17%) Cloud Native
9 4 (0.78%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.78%) Fintech
9 4 (0.78%) Social Media
10 3 (0.59%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.39%) Blog
11 2 (0.39%) NHS
12 1 (0.20%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.20%) Minimum Viable Product
12 1 (0.20%) Online Games
12 1 (0.20%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 115 (22.50%) Linux
2 64 (12.52%) Unix
3 43 (8.41%) Mac OS X
4 21 (4.11%) Windows
5 16 (3.13%) Android
6 10 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.57%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.78%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.59%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.59%) CentOS
9 3 (0.59%) Debian
10 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (34.25%) TDD
3 146 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 141 (27.59%) Open Source
4 141 (27.59%) Scrum
5 104 (20.35%) Web Development
6 103 (20.16%) Automated Testing
7 96 (18.79%) Configuration Management
8 94 (18.40%) Responsive Web Design
9 85 (16.63%) Web Design
10 82 (16.05%) MVC
11 76 (14.87%) Front End Development
12 67 (13.11%) OWASP
13 66 (12.92%) BDD
14 65 (12.72%) Mentoring
15 57 (11.15%) OO
16 50 (9.78%) DevOps
17 41 (8.02%) Kanban
18 37 (7.24%) Line Management
19 33 (6.46%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 510 (99.80%) Ruby
2 223 (43.64%) JavaScript
3 184 (36.01%) Java
4 166 (32.49%) Python
5 135 (26.42%) Scala
6 81 (15.85%) C#
7 54 (10.57%) SQL
8 40 (7.83%) PHP
9 28 (5.48%) Shell Script
10 25 (4.89%) Go
11 24 (4.70%) Perl
12 17 (3.33%) C++
13 16 (3.13%) PowerShell
14 14 (2.74%) C
15 12 (2.35%) Clojure
15 12 (2.35%) MATLAB
15 12 (2.35%) PL/SQL
15 12 (2.35%) R
16 9 (1.76%) Erlang
17 7 (1.37%) ES6
Qualifications
1 31 (6.07%) Security Cleared
2 17 (3.33%) Degree
3 12 (2.35%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (0.78%) QA
3 3 (0.59%) SDET
4 1 (0.20%) GCP
System Software
1 27 (5.28%) Docker
2 1 (0.20%) Ceph
2 1 (0.20%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 33 (6.46%) Puppet
2 21 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.57%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.78%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.39%) Ganglia
5 2 (0.39%) Mesos
5 2 (0.39%) Nagios
6 1 (0.20%) Ansible
6 1 (0.20%) Cacti
6 1 (0.20%) Graphite
6 1 (0.20%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.20%) logstash
Vendors
1 92 (18.00%) Google
2 33 (6.46%) Oracle
3 14 (2.74%) Red Hat
3 14 (2.74%) Teradata
4 12 (2.35%) Informatica
4 12 (2.35%) Tableau
5 10 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.37%) Rackspace
7 6 (1.17%) Serena
8 4 (0.78%) ATG
8 4 (0.78%) hybris
8 4 (0.78%) Siebel
9 3 (0.59%) Zend
10 2 (0.39%) Facebook
10 2 (0.39%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.39%) SAP
10 2 (0.39%) Twitter
10 2 (0.39%) VMware
11 1 (0.20%) Adobe
11 1 (0.20%) Apple
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