The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank - 71 49
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.38% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.36% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Average daily rate
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- £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £326
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +18.86%
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 on Rails
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
220 221 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.47% 27.66% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 148 95
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Average hourly rate £20.94 £15.00 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.56% -67.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire