The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 36 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 12 24 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.64% 4.70% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.61% 9.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 0
Average daily rate £420 £470 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +425.92%
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
214 258 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.03% 50.49% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 178 42
Average daily rate £420 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £340 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £30.01
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +36.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £36.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +10 3 £420 +20.00% 3
Cheltenham -10 3 £363 -24.16% 2
Cirencester - 1 £325 -
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Ruby 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.

1 22 (81.48%) DV Cleared
1 22 (81.48%) Security Cleared
2 20 (74.07%) Java
3 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (59.26%) Jenkins
5 13 (48.15%) Perl
5 13 (48.15%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) Oracle
6 12 (44.44%) Maven
6 12 (44.44%) Java EE
7 11 (40.74%) Scala
7 11 (40.74%) Ant
7 11 (40.74%) HTML
7 11 (40.74%) Python
7 11 (40.74%) Scrum
8 10 (37.04%) SOAP
8 10 (37.04%) Bash Shell
8 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (37.04%) OrientDB
8 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database
9 9 (33.33%) JSF
9 9 (33.33%) ITIL
9 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 8 (29.63%) Web Services
10 8 (29.63%) jQuery
10 8 (29.63%) HTML5
10 8 (29.63%) NoSQL
10 8 (29.63%) Big Data
10 8 (29.63%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (29.63%) Apache Accumulo

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Ruby 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (25.93%) JBoss
3 4 (14.81%) Confluence
4 3 (11.11%) Apache
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Pig
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (37.04%) OrientDB
2 8 (29.63%) Apache Accumulo
2 8 (29.63%) Big Data
2 8 (29.63%) NoSQL
3 5 (18.52%) MySQL
4 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.41%) Neo4j
6 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Jenkins
2 12 (44.44%) Maven
3 11 (40.74%) Ant
4 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 5 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (18.52%) TeamCity
6 4 (14.81%) Artifactory
6 4 (14.81%) Bitbucket
6 4 (14.81%) JIRA
6 4 (14.81%) Mercurial
6 4 (14.81%) Selenium
7 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
8 2 (7.41%) LoadRunner
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (7.41%) Rational Functional Tester
9 1 (3.70%) ClearCase
9 1 (3.70%) EasyMock
9 1 (3.70%) JUnit
9 1 (3.70%) Subversion
9 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (18.52%) Electronics
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (14.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Release Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Software Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Software Test Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Test Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Test Automation Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Change Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Enterprise Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) Java EE
2 11 (40.74%) HTML
3 10 (37.04%) SOAP
4 9 (33.33%) JSF
5 8 (29.63%) HTML5
5 8 (29.63%) jQuery
5 8 (29.63%) Web Services
6 7 (25.93%) GWT
7 4 (14.81%) J2EE
7 4 (14.81%) REST
8 2 (7.41%) CSS
8 2 (7.41%) Drools
8 2 (7.41%) EJB
8 2 (7.41%) Spring
9 1 (3.70%) Apache Camel
9 1 (3.70%) CGI
9 1 (3.70%) CSS3
9 1 (3.70%) React
9 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Wiki
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Scrum
3 9 (33.33%) ITIL
4 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 5 (18.52%) DevOps
5 5 (18.52%) OO
5 5 (18.52%) Release Management
5 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (14.81%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
6 4 (14.81%) Software Deployment
7 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 3 (11.11%) OOD
7 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
7 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 3 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) Java
2 13 (48.15%) Perl
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) Python
3 11 (40.74%) Scala
4 10 (37.04%) Bash Shell
5 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (25.93%) C++
7 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
7 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
8 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
9 2 (7.41%) C
9 2 (7.41%) C#
10 1 (3.70%) ES6
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) DV Cleared
1 22 (81.48%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) OpenText
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
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