The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
London / Hammersmith
Rank 5 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 18.18% 6.52% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 15.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £525 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00

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

Programming Languages Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 36.36% 41.30% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 5
Median daily rate £525 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Hammersmith region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Sensu
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Puppet
4 4 (57.14%) ZABBIX
4 4 (57.14%) nginx
4 4 (57.14%) CentOS
4 4 (57.14%) Apache
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) LDAP
4 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) Nagios
5 3 (42.86%) Ansible
6 2 (28.57%) logstash
6 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (28.57%) Go
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) ELK Stack
6 2 (28.57%) GitHub
7 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Games
7 1 (14.29%) Python

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) nginx
2 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Sensu
2 2 (28.57%) ELK Stack
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) CentOS
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) Go
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) KVM
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) ZABBIX
3 3 (42.86%) Ansible
3 3 (42.86%) Nagios
4 2 (28.57%) logstash
5 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware