The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 88 95 90
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 14 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.92% 0.90% 0.080%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.46% 2.84% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 0
Median daily rate £450 £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 - £71.00
Ruby on Rails
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
568 457 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.52% 31.58% 36.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 330 326
Median daily rate £400 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £290 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +169.23%
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 Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Ruby on Rails
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Leeds region.

Ruby on Rails Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 29 (100.00%) Ruby
2 21 (72.41%) HTML
3 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (55.17%) CSS
5 14 (48.28%) TDD
6 13 (44.83%) HTML5
7 8 (27.59%) Linux
8 7 (24.14%) JSON
8 7 (24.14%) Django
8 7 (24.14%) REST
8 7 (24.14%) Play Framework
9 6 (20.69%) Redis
9 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
9 6 (20.69%) Java
10 5 (17.24%) MySQL
10 5 (17.24%) Apache
10 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
10 5 (17.24%) Python
10 5 (17.24%) Unix
10 5 (17.24%) Mac OS X
10 5 (17.24%) Internet
10 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (17.24%) Scrum
10 5 (17.24%) nginx
10 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
10 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
10 5 (17.24%) Scala
10 5 (17.24%) Software Architecture
11 4 (13.79%) Puppet

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) Apache
1 5 (17.24%) nginx
1 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Drupal
3 1 (3.45%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Exchequer
2 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Redis
2 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
2 5 (17.24%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
2 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.34%) JIRA
2 3 (10.34%) RSpec
3 2 (6.90%) JUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) Capybara
4 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Ruby Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Technical Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Digital Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Digital Technical Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Digital Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (10.34%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (10.34%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.90%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Graduate
7 1 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Graduate IT Support
7 1 (3.45%) IT Graduate
7 1 (3.45%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) HTML
2 16 (55.17%) CSS
3 13 (44.83%) HTML5
4 7 (24.14%) Django
4 7 (24.14%) JSON
4 7 (24.14%) Play Framework
4 7 (24.14%) REST
5 4 (13.79%) CSS3
6 3 (10.34%) RESTful
7 2 (6.90%) Ajax
7 2 (6.90%) Guice
7 2 (6.90%) jQuery
7 2 (6.90%) Sinatra
7 2 (6.90%) Spring
7 2 (6.90%) Spring MVC
8 1 (3.45%) .NET
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.45%) RSS
8 1 (3.45%) Sass
8 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Mac OS X
2 5 (17.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) TDD
3 5 (17.24%) Scrum
3 5 (17.24%) Software Architecture
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.34%) Open Source
4 3 (10.34%) Web Development
5 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.90%) BDD
5 2 (6.90%) Build Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
5 2 (6.90%) Line Management
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) OWASP
5 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.90%) Web Design
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (20.69%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) Python
3 5 (17.24%) Scala
4 3 (10.34%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Capistrano
3 1 (3.45%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.45%) VMware