The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank - 35 38
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 2.07% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.21% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £700 £494
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
- +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +118.46%
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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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
142 96 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 50.00% 39.83% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 44 35
Average daily rate £338 £303 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.57% -13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Kent