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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 62 87 76
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 20 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.82% 0.63% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.06% 1.91% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 6
Median daily rate £450 £450 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £300 £456
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £635 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00

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
395 471 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 35.91% 33.03% 35.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 312 273
Median daily rate £403 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017, 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 44 (100.00%) Ruby
2 43 (97.73%) CSS
3 41 (93.18%) HTML
3 41 (93.18%) HTML5
4 39 (88.64%) CSS3
5 36 (81.82%) Django
6 35 (79.55%) Ajax
6 35 (79.55%) JSON
6 35 (79.55%) REST
7 30 (68.18%) MVC
7 30 (68.18%) Spring
7 30 (68.18%) Google
7 30 (68.18%) Spring MVC
7 30 (68.18%) Guice
8 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (63.64%) Scrum
9 27 (61.36%) C#
9 27 (61.36%) Python
9 27 (61.36%) JIRA
10 25 (56.82%) Scala
10 25 (56.82%) Open Source
10 25 (56.82%) Play Framework
11 24 (54.55%) RESTful
11 24 (54.55%) Linux
12 22 (50.00%) Automated Testing
13 21 (47.73%) Git (software)
13 21 (47.73%) Configuration Management
13 21 (47.73%) Front End Development
14 20 (45.45%) Jenkins
14 20 (45.45%) JUnit

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 17 (38.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) Relational Database
2 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.36%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.36%) MySQL
3 5 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (61.36%) JIRA
2 21 (47.73%) Git (software)
3 20 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 20 (45.45%) JUnit
4 17 (38.64%) Subversion
5 4 (9.09%) Capybara
5 4 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 4 (9.09%) RSpec
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Developer
2 21 (47.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (15.91%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Scala Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Java Scala Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Project Director
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.27%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.27%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Programme Director
7 1 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Scrum Master
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Development Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (97.73%) CSS
2 41 (93.18%) HTML
2 41 (93.18%) HTML5
3 39 (88.64%) CSS3
4 36 (81.82%) Django
5 35 (79.55%) Ajax
5 35 (79.55%) JSON
5 35 (79.55%) REST
6 30 (68.18%) Guice
6 30 (68.18%) Spring
6 30 (68.18%) Spring MVC
7 25 (56.82%) Play Framework
8 24 (54.55%) RESTful
9 4 (9.09%) jQuery
9 4 (9.09%) Velocity
9 4 (9.09%) Web Services
10 3 (6.82%) Sinatra
10 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (4.55%) .NET
12 1 (2.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) User Experience
2 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.27%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) MVC
2 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (63.64%) Scrum
3 25 (56.82%) Open Source
4 22 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 21 (47.73%) Configuration Management
5 21 (47.73%) Front End Development
6 20 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (38.64%) Responsive Web Design
7 17 (38.64%) Web Design
8 16 (36.36%) OWASP
9 11 (25.00%) Line Management
9 11 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 11 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 11 (25.00%) Web Development
10 10 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (22.73%) TDD
11 9 (20.45%) Kanban
12 3 (6.82%) Prototyping
12 3 (6.82%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Ruby
2 27 (61.36%) C#
2 27 (61.36%) Python
3 25 (56.82%) Scala
4 12 (27.27%) Java
5 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.55%) SQL
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) Google