The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 42 43 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Ruby 11 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.46% 2.77% 5.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.42% 5.53% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 23
Median daily rate £428 £563 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £403 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £592 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -43.66%
Ruby
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
249 253 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 55.58% 50.00% 48.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 130 157
Median daily rate £415 £420 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 12 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £56.53 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Ruby
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Ruby
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Cheltenham +2 5 £425 +17.24% 2
Gloucester -6 1 £525 +8.24% 7
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 20 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 19 (73.08%) Java
3 18 (69.23%) Python
4 15 (57.69%) DV Cleared
5 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (42.31%) Perl
7 10 (38.46%) HP
7 10 (38.46%) Bash Shell
8 9 (34.62%) ISEB
8 9 (34.62%) Scrum
8 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
8 9 (34.62%) ISTQB
9 8 (30.77%) Selenium
10 7 (26.92%) Test Management
10 7 (26.92%) SDLC
10 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
10 7 (26.92%) JIRA
10 7 (26.92%) Unix
11 6 (23.08%) SQL
11 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
11 6 (23.08%) Zephyr
11 6 (23.08%) Big Data
11 6 (23.08%) Bitbucket
11 6 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (19.23%) ITIL
12 5 (19.23%) Wiki
12 5 (19.23%) Confluence
12 5 (19.23%) Scala
12 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
12 5 (19.23%) Open Source

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (19.23%) Apache
1 5 (19.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) SSH
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
2 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Big Data
2 5 (19.23%) OrientDB
3 4 (15.38%) MySQL
3 4 (15.38%) Neo4j
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Selenium
2 7 (26.92%) JIRA
3 6 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (23.08%) Bitbucket
3 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 6 (23.08%) Zephyr
4 4 (15.38%) JMeter
4 4 (15.38%) LoadRunner
4 4 (15.38%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.85%) CMake
6 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.69%) Electronics
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 2 (7.69%) Marketing
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Test Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Big Data Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Data Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Test Specialist
3 5 (19.23%) Tester
4 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) LoadRunner Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) EJB
1 4 (15.38%) Java EE
1 4 (15.38%) JSF
1 4 (15.38%) Spring
2 3 (11.54%) REST
2 3 (11.54%) XML
3 2 (7.69%) Gherkin
3 2 (7.69%) SOAP
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Camel
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Wiki
2 4 (15.38%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Unix
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
2 9 (34.62%) Scrum
3 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
3 7 (26.92%) SDLC
3 7 (26.92%) Test Management
4 5 (19.23%) DevOps
4 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) OO
4 5 (19.23%) OOD
4 5 (19.23%) Open Source
4 5 (19.23%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) BDD
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Java
2 18 (69.23%) Python
3 11 (42.31%) Perl
4 10 (38.46%) Bash Shell
5 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 5 (19.23%) C++
6 5 (19.23%) Scala
7 4 (15.38%) C
7 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
8 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 15 (57.69%) DV Cleared
3 9 (34.62%) ISEB
3 9 (34.62%) ISTQB
4 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.85%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) HP
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
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