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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.29% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 - £71.00
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
123 158 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.04% 20.98% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 77 96
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

Ruby on Rails
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans - 1 - -
Ruby on Rails
East of England

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Teradata
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Teradata