The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 50 48 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Contract jobs citing Ruby 5 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.91% 0.96% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.95% 2.90% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Median daily rate £400 - £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £405 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.17% -1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -47.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
257 207 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.81% 33.17% 37.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 109 184
Median daily rate £365 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £21.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 - £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) GitLab
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Tru64
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Finance

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (60.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) GitLab
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) AIX Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Tru64
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) EMC
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
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