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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 74 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 8 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.70% 1.74% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 4.74% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 1
Average daily rate
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£650 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% +8.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £13.50 £150.00
% change year-on-year
+425.92% -91.00%
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
428 359 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.54% 36.78% 28.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 254 115
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -33.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails.

1 18 (100.00%) Ruby
2 11 (61.11%) Django
2 11 (61.11%) MySQL
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) Scala
4 9 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 9 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 9 (50.00%) Software Architecture
4 9 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (50.00%) Play Framework
5 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) SaaS
5 6 (33.33%) User Stories
6 4 (22.22%) Python
7 3 (16.67%) CSS
7 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Linux
8 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 2 (11.11%) HTML
8 2 (11.11%) .NET
9 1 (5.56%) C#
9 1 (5.56%) C++
9 1 (5.56%) PHP
9 1 (5.56%) SQL
9 1 (5.56%) OOP
9 1 (5.56%) OO
9 1 (5.56%) RUP
9 1 (5.56%) DSDM

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) MySQL
2 9 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.56%) Law
1 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Architect
2 9 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 7 (38.89%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Digital Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Technical Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Digital Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Django Developer
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Python/Django Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Django
2 9 (50.00%) Play Framework
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.56%) Sass
5 1 (5.56%) LESS
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Online Games
1 1 (5.56%) Open Source
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 6 (33.33%) User Stories
3 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) Market Research
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) RUP
5 1 (5.56%) DSDM
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Ruby
2 9 (50.00%) Scala
3 6 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Cobbler
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.56%) VMware
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