The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 78 93 106
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Contract jobs citing Ruby 38 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.77% 0.64% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.71% 1.75% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £290 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £350 £327
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £71.00 £150.00
% change year-on-year
- -52.66%
Ruby
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
807 686 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.53% 36.68% 38.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 404 349
Average daily rate £350 £325 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 45 58
Average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.95 £22.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Ruby
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Hampshire region.

Ruby Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Ruby
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
Southampton +10 29 £375 +25.00% 5
Farnborough - - - - 4
Fareham - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 53 (64.63%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (57.32%) Puppet
3 44 (53.66%) Linux
4 43 (52.44%) Jenkins
5 42 (51.22%) Python
6 38 (46.34%) Configuration Management
7 35 (42.68%) Windows
7 35 (42.68%) PowerShell
8 34 (41.46%) Java
9 32 (39.02%) UNIX
10 30 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
11 29 (35.37%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (34.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 28 (34.15%) Microsoft Azure
13 27 (32.93%) Shell Script
14 26 (31.71%) Mac OS X
15 25 (30.49%) Git (software)
16 24 (29.27%) Ruby on Rails
17 23 (28.05%) Cucumber
18 17 (20.73%) Heroku
18 17 (20.73%) SoapUI
19 15 (18.29%) Test Automation
20 14 (17.07%) RSpec
20 14 (17.07%) Scrum
21 13 (15.85%) Amazon EC2
21 13 (15.85%) BDD
22 12 (14.63%) Security Cleared
22 12 (14.63%) Test Strategy
22 12 (14.63%) SpecFlow
22 12 (14.63%) Golang

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 9 (10.98%) Confluence
2 6 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.66%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.22%) IIS
4 1 (1.22%) JBoss
4 1 (1.22%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Office
1 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (34.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (20.73%) Heroku
4 13 (15.85%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (6.10%) Amazon S3
5 5 (6.10%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (6.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (6.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (6.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) SSL
1 5 (6.10%) DSL
1 5 (6.10%) Firewall
1 5 (6.10%) Network Security
2 1 (1.22%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.22%) NAS
2 1 (1.22%) SAN
2 1 (1.22%) LDAP
2 1 (1.22%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.22%) DB2
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (52.44%) Jenkins
2 28 (34.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 25 (30.49%) Git (software)
4 23 (28.05%) Cucumber
5 17 (20.73%) SoapUI
6 14 (17.07%) RSpec
7 12 (14.63%) SpecFlow
7 12 (14.63%) Maven
7 12 (14.63%) JIRA
8 11 (13.41%) JUnit
8 11 (13.41%) JMeter
9 7 (8.54%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (7.32%) Selenium
10 6 (7.32%) Subversion
11 4 (4.88%) WATIR
11 4 (4.88%) TeamCity
12 3 (3.66%) Redmine
12 3 (3.66%) ClearCase
13 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
13 2 (2.44%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (40.24%) Developer
2 9 (10.98%) Test Leader
3 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (7.32%) Architect
4 6 (7.32%) Tester
4 6 (7.32%) Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) Test Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (7.32%) Automation Tester
4 6 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Software Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Agile Test Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (2.44%) Senior Tester
8 2 (2.44%) Senior Automation Tester
8 2 (2.44%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (2.44%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.27%) Ruby on Rails
2 12 (14.63%) SOAP
3 11 (13.41%) .NET
4 4 (4.88%) Web Services
4 4 (4.88%) Middleware
5 3 (3.66%) Sinatra
5 3 (3.66%) Gherkin
5 3 (3.66%) HTML
5 3 (3.66%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.44%) CSS
6 2 (2.44%) J2EE
6 2 (2.44%) REST
7 1 (1.22%) CSS3
7 1 (1.22%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.22%) Ajax
7 1 (1.22%) SailPoint
7 1 (1.22%) Kendo UI
7 1 (1.22%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.22%) XML
7 1 (1.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Open Source
2 2 (2.44%) User Experience
2 2 (2.44%) GIS
3 1 (1.22%) SecurID
3 1 (1.22%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 44 (53.66%) Linux
2 35 (42.68%) Windows
3 32 (39.02%) UNIX
4 26 (31.71%) Mac OS X
5 5 (6.10%) CentOS
5 5 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) Solaris
6 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (64.63%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (46.34%) Configuration Management
3 29 (35.37%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (18.29%) Test Automation
5 14 (17.07%) Scrum
6 13 (15.85%) BDD
7 12 (14.63%) Test Strategy
7 12 (14.63%) DevOps
8 11 (13.41%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.10%) Coaching
10 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.88%) TDD
10 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.66%) Load Testing
11 3 (3.66%) Test Scripting
11 3 (3.66%) User Stories
12 2 (2.44%) Integration Testing
12 2 (2.44%) Web Development
12 2 (2.44%) Automated Testing
12 2 (2.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (51.22%) Python
2 35 (42.68%) PowerShell
3 34 (41.46%) Java
4 27 (32.93%) Shell Script
5 12 (14.63%) Golang
6 9 (10.98%) C#
6 9 (10.98%) SQL
7 8 (9.76%) Bash Shell
8 7 (8.54%) JavaScript
9 5 (6.10%) Perl
10 4 (4.88%) PHP
11 2 (2.44%) C
12 1 (1.22%) C++
12 1 (1.22%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.76%) SC Cleared
2 8 (9.76%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) ISEB
3 1 (1.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 47 (57.32%) Puppet
2 9 (10.98%) Vagrant
3 5 (6.10%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.22%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.22%) OpenAM
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.22%) Nagios
4 1 (1.22%) AppManager
4 1 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.76%) Oracle
3 5 (6.10%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.88%) VMware
5 3 (3.66%) NetApp
5 3 (3.66%) ESRI
6 1 (1.22%) NetIQ
6 1 (1.22%) IBM
6 1 (1.22%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.22%) Telerik
6 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.22%) ForgeRock
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