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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 50 38 61
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Contract jobs citing Ruby 58 65 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.79% 4.83% 2.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.82% 9.89% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 42 20
Median daily rate £475 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.25 £55.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-58.10% -21.83%
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
742 657 603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 48.47% 48.81% 51.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 453 432
Median daily rate £400 £344 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.44% +7.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 9
Median hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +35.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £21.50 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £35.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 72 (60.50%) Python
2 70 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (52.10%) Java
4 54 (45.38%) Linux
5 37 (31.09%) Puppet
6 36 (30.25%) DevOps
7 34 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 31 (26.05%) HTML
9 29 (24.37%) TDD
10 27 (22.69%) Ruby on Rails
11 26 (21.85%) Scrum
11 26 (21.85%) Bash Shell
12 25 (21.01%) Scala
12 25 (21.01%) JavaScript
13 23 (19.33%) CSS
13 23 (19.33%) Opscode Chef
14 22 (18.49%) Jenkins
15 21 (17.65%) JIRA
16 20 (16.81%) Cucumber
16 20 (16.81%) Perl
16 20 (16.81%) C#
16 20 (16.81%) .NET
16 20 (16.81%) Configuration Management
17 19 (15.97%) Shell Script
17 19 (15.97%) Unix
18 18 (15.13%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (14.29%) Open Source
20 16 (13.45%) HTML5
20 16 (13.45%) Non-Functional Testing
20 16 (13.45%) Selenium

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 10 (8.40%) Confluence
2 9 (7.56%) Apache
3 5 (4.20%) nginx
3 5 (4.20%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.36%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.52%) CloudStack
5 3 (2.52%) Node.js
5 3 (2.52%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.84%) CMS
6 1 (0.84%) Drupal
6 1 (0.84%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.84%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.84%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.40%) Internet
2 7 (5.88%) DNS
2 7 (5.88%) SNMP
3 4 (3.36%) DSL
4 2 (1.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.40%) NoSQL
2 8 (6.72%) MySQL
3 7 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.04%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.04%) Redis
5 5 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.20%) Informix
5 5 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.36%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.36%) HBase
7 2 (1.68%) DB2
7 2 (1.68%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.68%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 22 (18.49%) Jenkins
3 21 (17.65%) JIRA
4 20 (16.81%) Cucumber
5 16 (13.45%) LoadRunner
5 16 (13.45%) Selenium
6 14 (11.76%) JMeter
6 14 (11.76%) Maven
7 7 (5.88%) HP UFT
7 7 (5.88%) SoapUI
8 6 (5.04%) Gatling
8 6 (5.04%) SilkPerformer
8 6 (5.04%) Subversion
8 6 (5.04%) The Grinder
8 6 (5.04%) Visual Studio
8 6 (5.04%) VisualVM
8 6 (5.04%) YourKit
9 4 (3.36%) Ant
9 4 (3.36%) CruiseControl
9 4 (3.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (7.56%) Retail
2 7 (5.88%) Finance
3 5 (4.20%) Law
4 4 (3.36%) Games
5 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.84%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.84%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 40 (33.61%) Developer
2 18 (15.13%) Ruby Developer
3 14 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (9.24%) Architect
5 10 (8.40%) Analyst
5 10 (8.40%) Ruby Engineer
5 10 (8.40%) Test Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) Integration Engineer
6 8 (6.72%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.72%) Java Engineer
6 8 (6.72%) Performance Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) Performance Test Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 8 (6.72%) Splunk Engineer
6 8 (6.72%) Technical Architect
6 8 (6.72%) Test Engineer
6 8 (6.72%) Test Leader
7 7 (5.88%) Python Developer
8 6 (5.04%) Performance Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.05%) HTML
2 27 (22.69%) Ruby on Rails
3 23 (19.33%) CSS
4 20 (16.81%) .NET
5 16 (13.45%) HTML5
6 11 (9.24%) JSON
6 11 (9.24%) Spring
7 10 (8.40%) REST
8 8 (6.72%) AngularJS
9 7 (5.88%) Django
9 7 (5.88%) Play Framework
10 6 (5.04%) Hibernate
11 5 (4.20%) CSS3
12 4 (3.36%) jQuery
12 4 (3.36%) Kafka
12 4 (3.36%) RESTful
12 4 (3.36%) Samza
12 4 (3.36%) Spark Streaming
12 4 (3.36%) Web Services
12 4 (3.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.88%) PKI
2 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.20%) User Experience
3 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.68%) IBM XIV
3 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.68%) Social Media
3 2 (1.68%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.84%) RIA
4 1 (0.84%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 54 (45.38%) Linux
2 19 (15.97%) Unix
3 15 (12.61%) Mac OS X
4 13 (10.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (10.92%) Windows
5 5 (4.20%) CentOS
5 5 (4.20%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.68%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.84%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.25%) DevOps
3 29 (24.37%) TDD
4 26 (21.85%) Scrum
5 20 (16.81%) Configuration Management
6 18 (15.13%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (14.29%) Open Source
8 16 (13.45%) Non-Functional Testing
9 13 (10.92%) SOA
10 11 (9.24%) BDD
11 9 (7.56%) Functional Testing
12 8 (6.72%) API Integration
12 8 (6.72%) Information Security
13 7 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
13 7 (5.88%) Software Architecture
13 7 (5.88%) Test Automation
13 7 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 6 (5.04%) Build Automation
14 6 (5.04%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (60.50%) Python
2 62 (52.10%) Java
3 26 (21.85%) Bash Shell
4 25 (21.01%) JavaScript
4 25 (21.01%) Scala
5 20 (16.81%) C#
5 20 (16.81%) Perl
6 19 (15.97%) Shell Script
7 9 (7.56%) C
7 9 (7.56%) PHP
8 8 (6.72%) C++
8 8 (6.72%) SQL
9 7 (5.88%) CoffeeScript
10 6 (5.04%) VBA
10 6 (5.04%) VBScript
11 4 (3.36%) HiveQL
11 4 (3.36%) R
12 1 (0.84%) Go
12 1 (0.84%) Groovy
12 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (6.72%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.36%) Degree
3 3 (2.52%) ISEB
4 2 (1.68%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.84%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) QA
2 4 (3.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.84%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (5.88%) Docker
2 5 (4.20%) vSphere
3 3 (2.52%) Xen
3 3 (2.52%) XenServer
4 1 (0.84%) Firmware
4 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (31.09%) Puppet
2 23 (19.33%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (7.56%) Cobbler
4 5 (4.20%) Tivoli
5 4 (3.36%) Ansible
5 4 (3.36%) Graphite
5 4 (3.36%) logstash
5 4 (3.36%) Mesos
5 4 (3.36%) Nagios
5 4 (3.36%) Opsview
6 2 (1.68%) Cacti
6 2 (1.68%) collectd
6 2 (1.68%) Grafana
6 2 (1.68%) Icinga
6 2 (1.68%) Salt
7 1 (0.84%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.84%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.84%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (11.76%) Oracle
1 14 (11.76%) Splunk
2 13 (10.92%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.72%) HP
3 8 (6.72%) IBM
3 8 (6.72%) VMware
4 6 (5.04%) AppDynamics
4 6 (5.04%) Dynatrace
4 6 (5.04%) New Relic
5 4 (3.36%) CA
5 4 (3.36%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.52%) EnterpriseDB
7 2 (1.68%) Cisco
7 2 (1.68%) F5
7 2 (1.68%) NetApp
7 2 (1.68%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.68%) Sybase
8 1 (0.84%) Citrix
8 1 (0.84%) Sitecore
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