The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 72 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.11% 0.78% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 2.17% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 4
Average daily rate
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£320 £419 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.58% +24.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +118.46%
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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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
218 276 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.69% 35.84% 41.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 156 150
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+381.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Ruby on Rails
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails.

1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) RSpec
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Engine Yard
2 1 (50.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) CoffeeScript
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Engine Yard
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) RSpec
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) CoffeeScript
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
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