The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £413 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £71.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-87.32% -
Ruby on Rails
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
128 191 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 29.43% 35.90% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 100 82
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 10
Median hourly rate £30.50 £38.00 £35.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.73% +6.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.85 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Essex region.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 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 Essex region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (80.00%) User Stories
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) Play Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) Coaching
2 4 (80.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 4 (80.00%) API Design
2 4 (80.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Web Design
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) Django
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) Play Framework
2 4 (80.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Mac OS X
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) API Design
1 4 (80.00%) Coaching
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 4 (80.00%) Kanban
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (80.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) User Stories
1 4 (80.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) WSO2