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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 93 91 86
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 12 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.81% 0.84% 0.087%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.00% 3.14% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 0
Median daily rate £425 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £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
600 414 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.32% 26.78% 35.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 321 285
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £466 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.85 £37.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.06% +188.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 June 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 June 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 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) HTML
3 20 (68.97%) CSS
4 18 (62.07%) HTML5
5 17 (58.62%) TDD
6 8 (27.59%) Linux
6 8 (27.59%) Scrum
6 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
7 7 (24.14%) Django
7 7 (24.14%) REST
7 7 (24.14%) CSS3
7 7 (24.14%) Play Framework
7 7 (24.14%) JSON
7 7 (24.14%) Python
8 6 (20.69%) Java
8 6 (20.69%) Web Development
9 5 (17.24%) JIRA
9 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (17.24%) C#
9 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
9 5 (17.24%) RESTful
9 5 (17.24%) Scala
9 5 (17.24%) Open Source
10 4 (13.79%) Confluence
10 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (13.79%) Redis
10 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
10 4 (13.79%) Line Management

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 4 (13.79%) Confluence
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) nginx
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
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
1 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) HTTP
2 3 (10.34%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Redis
1 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.24%) JIRA
3 4 (13.79%) JUnit
3 4 (13.79%) Subversion
4 3 (10.34%) RSpec
5 1 (3.45%) Capybara
5 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Ruby Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Python Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Digital Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Graduate IT Support
7 1 (3.45%) IT Support
7 1 (3.45%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering Graduate
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) HTML
2 20 (68.97%) CSS
3 18 (62.07%) HTML5
4 7 (24.14%) CSS3
4 7 (24.14%) Django
4 7 (24.14%) JSON
4 7 (24.14%) Play Framework
4 7 (24.14%) REST
5 5 (17.24%) RESTful
6 4 (13.79%) Ajax
6 4 (13.79%) Guice
6 4 (13.79%) Spring
6 4 (13.79%) Spring MVC
7 3 (10.34%) Sinatra
8 2 (6.90%) jQuery
9 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
9 1 (3.45%) Grails
9 1 (3.45%) Node.js
9 1 (3.45%) Resque
9 1 (3.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
2 3 (10.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) TDD
3 8 (27.59%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) Web Development
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.24%) Open Source
6 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.79%) Front End Development
6 4 (13.79%) Line Management
6 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.79%) MVC
6 4 (13.79%) OWASP
6 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (13.79%) Web Design
7 3 (10.34%) BDD
7 3 (10.34%) Prototyping
7 3 (10.34%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (24.14%) Python
3 6 (20.69%) Java
4 5 (17.24%) C#
4 5 (17.24%) Scala
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.90%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (6.90%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) C
7 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Capistrano
1 1 (3.45%) Mesos
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.45%) VMware