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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 121 104 102
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Contract jobs citing Ruby 2 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.091% 0.81% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 2.14% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £71.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-88.73% +42.00%
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
765 794 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.88% 37.85% 40.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 425 433
Average daily rate £363 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 42 54
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £17.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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
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 3 September 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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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
Farnborough - 2 £400 - 2
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (70.00%) Linux
3 20 (66.67%) Python
4 16 (53.33%) UNIX
4 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
5 14 (46.67%) Puppet
5 14 (46.67%) Jenkins
5 14 (46.67%) Windows
6 13 (43.33%) Configuration Management
6 13 (43.33%) PowerShell
7 12 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
7 12 (40.00%) Mac OS X
8 11 (36.67%) Ruby on Rails
9 10 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (33.33%) DevOps
9 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (26.67%) Heroku
10 8 (26.67%) Java
11 7 (23.33%) HTML
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle
11 7 (23.33%) CSS
11 7 (23.33%) Subversion
11 7 (23.33%) Go
12 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (20.00%) Scrum
12 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 5 (16.67%) Perl

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) JBoss
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Spatial
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (26.67%) Heroku
4 3 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) LDAP
1 2 (6.67%) Kerberos
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (3.33%) DVB
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) DB2
3 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (46.67%) Jenkins
3 10 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (23.33%) Subversion
5 5 (16.67%) Cucumber
6 3 (10.00%) SpecFlow
7 2 (6.67%) Maven
7 2 (6.67%) JIRA
7 2 (6.67%) Ant
7 2 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
8 1 (3.33%) Selenium
8 1 (3.33%) FitNesse
8 1 (3.33%) Hudson
8 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (23.33%) HTML
2 7 (23.33%) CSS
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
4 2 (6.67%) XHTML
4 2 (6.67%) SAML
4 2 (6.67%) Middleware
4 2 (6.67%) CSS3
4 2 (6.67%) OAuth
4 2 (6.67%) XACML
4 2 (6.67%) OpenID
4 2 (6.67%) HTML5
4 2 (6.67%) SailPoint
4 2 (6.67%) STL
5 1 (3.33%) Sass
5 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.33%) Sinatra
5 1 (3.33%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.33%) D3.js
5 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) GIS
1 2 (6.67%) Clustering
1 2 (6.67%) SecurID
1 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.33%) IPTV
2 1 (3.33%) STB
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Linux
2 16 (53.33%) UNIX
3 14 (46.67%) Windows
4 12 (40.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Configuration Management
3 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (33.33%) DevOps
4 6 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.67%) BDD
5 5 (16.67%) SDLC
6 4 (13.33%) User Stories
6 4 (13.33%) TDD
7 3 (10.00%) Web Design
7 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Web Development
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.67%) API Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Test Planning
9 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) Python
2 13 (43.33%) PowerShell
3 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (26.67%) Java
5 7 (23.33%) Go
6 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (16.67%) Perl
8 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
9 2 (6.67%) C++
9 2 (6.67%) SQL
9 2 (6.67%) C
10 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) Puppet
2 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.67%) OpenAM
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
2 2 (6.67%) ForgeRock
3 1 (3.33%) ESRI
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