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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 98 91 95
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Ruby 21 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.96% 0.50% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.58% 1.43% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 4
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£375 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.22% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+62.28% +16.66%
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
815 559 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.11% 34.81% 39.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 305 338
Average daily rate £350 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 21 57
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £17.50 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 -1 10 £300 -7.69% 5
Basingstoke - 4 £463 - 3
Farnborough - 1 £375 - 1
Fareham - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - -
Andover - - - -
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 22 (53.66%) Java
2 17 (41.46%) Linux
3 16 (39.02%) Python
3 16 (39.02%) Cucumber
4 15 (36.59%) Bash Shell
5 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (34.15%) SQL
6 13 (31.71%) Scrum
7 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
7 12 (29.27%) .NET
7 12 (29.27%) PHP
7 12 (29.27%) SoapUI
7 12 (29.27%) Test Strategy
7 12 (29.27%) SpecFlow
8 11 (26.83%) SOAP
8 11 (26.83%) Red Hat
8 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
8 11 (26.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (24.39%) Open Source
9 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
9 10 (24.39%) Windows
10 9 (21.95%) Apache
10 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
10 9 (21.95%) MySQL
10 9 (21.95%) IIS
10 9 (21.95%) CISSP
10 9 (21.95%) PCI DSS
10 9 (21.95%) Snort
11 7 (17.07%) ESRI
11 7 (17.07%) JavaScript

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (21.95%) IIS
1 9 (21.95%) Apache
2 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon S3
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) SSL
1 3 (7.32%) DSL
1 3 (7.32%) Firewall
1 3 (7.32%) Network Security
2 2 (4.88%) LDAP
2 2 (4.88%) DHCP
2 2 (4.88%) DNS
2 2 (4.88%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) MySQL
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Cucumber
2 12 (29.27%) SoapUI
2 12 (29.27%) SpecFlow
3 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.76%) RSpec
4 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.32%) Redmine
5 3 (7.32%) Selenium
5 3 (7.32%) Subversion
6 2 (4.88%) Maven
6 2 (4.88%) JUnit
6 2 (4.88%) ClearCase
6 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.88%) LoadRunner
6 2 (4.88%) JMeter
6 2 (4.88%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.44%) Gerrit
General
1 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Analyst
1 9 (21.95%) Test Analyst
1 9 (21.95%) Security Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Tester
2 7 (17.07%) Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Penetration Tester
3 4 (9.76%) Security Tester
4 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Test Leader
4 3 (7.32%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Automation Tester
4 3 (7.32%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (4.88%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Tester
5 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) .NET
2 11 (26.83%) SOAP
3 7 (17.07%) Web Services
4 4 (9.76%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (7.32%) Sinatra
5 3 (7.32%) REST
5 3 (7.32%) HTML
6 2 (4.88%) jQuery
6 2 (4.88%) HTML5
6 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.88%) Middleware
6 2 (4.88%) CSS
7 1 (2.44%) JSP
7 1 (2.44%) Servlets
7 1 (2.44%) J2EE
7 1 (2.44%) XML
7 1 (2.44%) JMS
7 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Open Source
2 5 (12.20%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Linux
2 11 (26.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (24.39%) Windows
4 3 (7.32%) CentOS
5 2 (4.88%) Solaris
6 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) Scrum
3 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
3 12 (29.27%) Test Strategy
4 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
5 7 (17.07%) BDD
6 5 (12.20%) Data Transformation
6 5 (12.20%) Integration Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.76%) Coaching
8 3 (7.32%) DevOps
8 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.88%) Validation
9 2 (4.88%) Migration
9 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Load Testing
10 1 (2.44%) Web Development
10 1 (2.44%) Manual Testing
10 1 (2.44%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) Java
2 16 (39.02%) Python
3 15 (36.59%) Bash Shell
4 14 (34.15%) SQL
5 12 (29.27%) PHP
6 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
7 5 (12.20%) Perl
8 3 (7.32%) C#
8 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.44%) Groovy
9 1 (2.44%) Scala
9 1 (2.44%) C++
9 1 (2.44%) Delphi
9 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) CISSP
2 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) ISEB
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Snort
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Icinga
2 1 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Red Hat
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.07%) ESRI
4 1 (2.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Telerik
4 1 (2.44%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) Hitachi
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £380.00 - £480.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago