The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby 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 over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 45 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs citing Ruby 67 49 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.63% 3.06% 2.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.02% 7.46% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 20
Median daily rate £430 £450 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +42.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £710 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £398
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-75.00% -43.66%
Ruby
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
743 657 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 51.35% 41.04% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 483 290
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £290 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £460 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £15.25 £35.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.42% +150.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Ruby
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Ruby
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Ruby Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby 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.

1 83 (65.35%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (49.61%) Java
3 59 (46.46%) Python
4 52 (40.94%) Linux
4 52 (40.94%) TDD
5 49 (38.58%) Git (software)
6 36 (28.35%) Scrum
7 35 (27.56%) JavaScript
7 35 (27.56%) Jenkins
8 34 (26.77%) HTML
9 33 (25.98%) Ruby on Rails
9 33 (25.98%) DevOps
9 33 (25.98%) Puppet
10 28 (22.05%) CSS
11 26 (20.47%) HTML5
12 25 (19.69%) Open Source
13 23 (18.11%) Scala
13 23 (18.11%) Opscode Chef
13 23 (18.11%) JIRA
14 22 (17.32%) BDD
15 21 (16.54%) VMware
16 19 (14.96%) Bash Shell
17 18 (14.17%) Node.js
17 18 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (14.17%) Red Hat
18 17 (13.39%) Splunk
19 16 (12.60%) Subversion
20 15 (11.81%) Spring
20 15 (11.81%) SOA
20 15 (11.81%) AngularJS

Ruby
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 14 (11.02%) Confluence
2 7 (5.51%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.15%) Apache
3 4 (3.15%) Jetty
3 4 (3.15%) nginx
4 1 (0.79%) CMS
4 1 (0.79%) Drupal
4 1 (0.79%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.57%) GitHub
3 2 (1.57%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.79%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.30%) DNS
1 8 (6.30%) HTTP
2 5 (3.94%) Internet
3 2 (1.57%) Network Security
4 1 (0.79%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.81%) Relational Database
2 13 (10.24%) NoSQL
3 11 (8.66%) MySQL
4 7 (5.51%) Informix
5 6 (4.72%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.36%) Redis
8 2 (1.57%) Big Data
8 2 (1.57%) DB2
8 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 49 (38.58%) Git (software)
2 35 (27.56%) Jenkins
3 23 (18.11%) JIRA
4 16 (12.60%) Subversion
5 15 (11.81%) Cucumber
6 12 (9.45%) Maven
7 10 (7.87%) JUnit
7 10 (7.87%) Selenium
8 6 (4.72%) SoapUI
8 6 (4.72%) TeamCity
8 6 (4.72%) Travis CI
9 5 (3.94%) Hudson
9 5 (3.94%) JMeter
10 4 (3.15%) Ant
10 4 (3.15%) ClearCase
10 4 (3.15%) CruiseControl
10 4 (3.15%) LoadRunner
10 4 (3.15%) SilkPerformer
10 4 (3.15%) Visual Studio
10 4 (3.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (10.24%) Retail
2 11 (8.66%) Games
3 7 (5.51%) Finance
4 4 (3.15%) Online Betting
5 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 59 (46.46%) Developer
2 35 (27.56%) Ruby Developer
3 16 (12.60%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (10.24%) Ruby Engineer
5 12 (9.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (8.66%) Integration Engineer
6 11 (8.66%) Java Engineer
6 11 (8.66%) Splunk Engineer
7 10 (7.87%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.87%) Python Developer
8 9 (7.09%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.51%) Senior Ruby Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Architect
10 6 (4.72%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Technical Architect
11 5 (3.94%) Cloud Engineer
12 4 (3.15%) Agile Developer
12 4 (3.15%) Agile Java Developer
12 4 (3.15%) Performance Engineer
12 4 (3.15%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (26.77%) HTML
2 33 (25.98%) Ruby on Rails
3 28 (22.05%) CSS
4 26 (20.47%) HTML5
5 18 (14.17%) Node.js
6 15 (11.81%) AngularJS
6 15 (11.81%) REST
6 15 (11.81%) Spring
7 12 (9.45%) Django
7 12 (9.45%) JSON
7 12 (9.45%) Play Framework
7 12 (9.45%) React
8 11 (8.66%) CSS3
9 10 (7.87%) RESTful
10 7 (5.51%) Ajax
10 7 (5.51%) Backbone.js
10 7 (5.51%) Ember.js
10 7 (5.51%) Grails
10 7 (5.51%) Guice
10 7 (5.51%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.87%) User Experience
2 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.36%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.57%) Social Media
3 2 (1.57%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.79%) IBM XIV
4 1 (0.79%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 52 (40.94%) Linux
2 13 (10.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (8.66%) Windows
4 8 (6.30%) Unix
5 5 (3.94%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.57%) CentOS
6 2 (1.57%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (65.35%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (40.94%) TDD
3 36 (28.35%) Scrum
4 33 (25.98%) DevOps
5 25 (19.69%) Open Source
6 22 (17.32%) BDD
7 18 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (11.81%) SOA
9 14 (11.02%) Configuration Management
10 13 (10.24%) Front End Development
10 13 (10.24%) Web Development
11 12 (9.45%) Automated Testing
11 12 (9.45%) Software Engineering
12 11 (8.66%) API Integration
12 11 (8.66%) Information Security
13 9 (7.09%) MVC
13 9 (7.09%) Pair Programming
14 8 (6.30%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (6.30%) Web Design
15 7 (5.51%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 63 (49.61%) Java
2 59 (46.46%) Python
3 35 (27.56%) JavaScript
4 23 (18.11%) Scala
5 19 (14.96%) Bash Shell
6 13 (10.24%) C#
7 9 (7.09%) Perl
8 7 (5.51%) PHP
9 6 (4.72%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.94%) CoffeeScript
10 5 (3.94%) SQL
11 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.15%) VBA
11 4 (3.15%) VBScript
12 3 (2.36%) C++
13 2 (1.57%) Go
14 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (3.94%) ISEB
2 4 (3.15%) ISTQB
2 4 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.36%) Degree
4 2 (1.57%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) QA
2 2 (1.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (8.66%) Docker
2 10 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.36%) vSphere
4 2 (1.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (25.98%) Puppet
2 23 (18.11%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.72%) Mesos
4 5 (3.94%) Ansible
5 4 (3.15%) logstash
5 4 (3.15%) Marathon
6 3 (2.36%) Graphite
6 3 (2.36%) Nagios
6 3 (2.36%) Opsview
7 2 (1.57%) collectd
7 2 (1.57%) Icinga
8 1 (0.79%) Cacti
8 1 (0.79%) Grafana
8 1 (0.79%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.79%) Packer
8 1 (0.79%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (16.54%) VMware
2 18 (14.17%) Red Hat
3 17 (13.39%) Splunk
4 9 (7.09%) Google
4 9 (7.09%) Oracle
5 5 (3.94%) Cisco
5 5 (3.94%) F5
5 5 (3.94%) IBM
5 5 (3.94%) NetApp
6 4 (3.15%) AppDynamics
6 4 (3.15%) CA
6 4 (3.15%) Dynatrace
6 4 (3.15%) EMC
6 4 (3.15%) New Relic
6 4 (3.15%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.57%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.57%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.57%) Sybase
8 1 (0.79%) Citrix
8 1 (0.79%) HP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago