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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 73 83 70
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 15 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.37% 0.98% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.56% 2.74% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 10
Median daily rate £550 £450 £663
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £308 £629
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £660 £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
421 511 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 38.48% 35.68% 35.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 355 280
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £10.20 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 33 (100.00%) HTML
1 33 (100.00%) CSS
1 33 (100.00%) Ruby
1 33 (100.00%) HTML5
2 31 (93.94%) CSS3
3 29 (87.88%) REST
3 29 (87.88%) Ajax
3 29 (87.88%) JSON
3 29 (87.88%) Django
4 24 (72.73%) Guice
4 24 (72.73%) Spring MVC
4 24 (72.73%) Google
4 24 (72.73%) MVC
4 24 (72.73%) Spring
5 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (63.64%) JIRA
6 21 (63.64%) Scala
6 21 (63.64%) Open Source
6 21 (63.64%) Play Framework
7 20 (60.61%) Python
7 20 (60.61%) C#
8 19 (57.58%) Scrum
9 17 (51.52%) Configuration Management
10 16 (48.48%) Automated Testing
10 16 (48.48%) Linux
10 16 (48.48%) JUnit
10 16 (48.48%) RESTful
10 16 (48.48%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (48.48%) Jenkins
11 14 (42.42%) Front End Development

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 13 (39.39%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.15%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
2 5 (15.15%) MySQL
2 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
2 5 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (63.64%) JIRA
2 16 (48.48%) Jenkins
2 16 (48.48%) JUnit
3 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
3 13 (39.39%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (21.21%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Technical Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Java Scala Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Scala Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Project Director
6 2 (6.06%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Technical Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Programme Director
7 1 (3.03%) Scrum Master
7 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Development Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) CSS
1 33 (100.00%) HTML
1 33 (100.00%) HTML5
2 31 (93.94%) CSS3
3 29 (87.88%) Ajax
3 29 (87.88%) Django
3 29 (87.88%) JSON
3 29 (87.88%) REST
4 24 (72.73%) Guice
4 24 (72.73%) Spring
4 24 (72.73%) Spring MVC
5 21 (63.64%) Play Framework
6 16 (48.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) MVC
2 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (63.64%) Open Source
4 19 (57.58%) Scrum
5 17 (51.52%) Configuration Management
6 16 (48.48%) Automated Testing
6 16 (48.48%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (42.42%) Front End Development
8 13 (39.39%) Responsive Web Design
8 13 (39.39%) Web Design
9 12 (36.36%) OWASP
10 10 (30.30%) TDD
11 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
12 7 (21.21%) Line Management
12 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
12 7 (21.21%) Web Development
13 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (15.15%) Kanban
15 4 (12.12%) Product Management
15 4 (12.12%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Ruby
2 21 (63.64%) Scala
3 20 (60.61%) C#
3 20 (60.61%) Python
4 11 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) SQL
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) Google