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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 41 50 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Contract jobs citing Ruby 65 58 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.29% 4.01% 2.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.69% 8.59% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 39 22
Median daily rate £450 £450 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £325 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £710 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-77.50% -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
748 675 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 49.41% 46.65% 47.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 495 426
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 £313 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 10
Median hourly rate £9.00 £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +55.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 29 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 29 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 88 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (58.70%) Python
3 72 (52.17%) Java
4 65 (47.10%) Linux
5 47 (34.06%) Git (software)
6 44 (31.88%) Puppet
6 44 (31.88%) DevOps
7 40 (28.99%) TDD
8 35 (25.36%) Jenkins
9 32 (23.19%) Scrum
9 32 (23.19%) JavaScript
9 32 (23.19%) HTML
10 31 (22.46%) Opscode Chef
11 30 (21.74%) Bash Shell
12 29 (21.01%) JIRA
12 29 (21.01%) Ruby on Rails
13 26 (18.84%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (18.84%) Scala
14 25 (18.12%) Cucumber
15 23 (16.67%) CSS
16 22 (15.94%) C#
16 22 (15.94%) Configuration Management
16 22 (15.94%) Open Source
17 21 (15.22%) Perl
18 20 (14.49%) .NET
19 19 (13.77%) Unix
19 19 (13.77%) Shell Script
19 19 (13.77%) VMware
19 19 (13.77%) HTML5
20 18 (13.04%) Red Hat

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 17 (12.32%) Confluence
2 9 (6.52%) Apache
2 9 (6.52%) Tomcat
3 8 (5.80%) Node.js
4 6 (4.35%) nginx
5 4 (2.90%) Jetty
6 3 (2.17%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.17%) CloudStack
6 3 (2.17%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.72%) CMS
7 1 (0.72%) Drupal
7 1 (0.72%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.45%) GitHub
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.72%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.72%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.80%) DNS
1 8 (5.80%) Internet
2 7 (5.07%) SNMP
3 4 (2.90%) HTTP
4 3 (2.17%) DSL
5 1 (0.72%) Network Security
5 1 (0.72%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.87%) NoSQL
2 14 (10.14%) MySQL
3 11 (7.97%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.80%) Informix
4 8 (5.80%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.07%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.35%) Redis
7 5 (3.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.17%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.17%) HBase
9 2 (1.45%) Big Data
9 2 (1.45%) DB2
9 2 (1.45%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.45%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 47 (34.06%) Git (software)
2 35 (25.36%) Jenkins
3 29 (21.01%) JIRA
4 25 (18.12%) Cucumber
5 16 (11.59%) Maven
5 16 (11.59%) Selenium
6 15 (10.87%) JMeter
7 14 (10.14%) LoadRunner
8 12 (8.70%) Subversion
9 9 (6.52%) SoapUI
10 7 (5.07%) Gatling
10 7 (5.07%) HP UFT
10 7 (5.07%) SilkPerformer
10 7 (5.07%) The Grinder
10 7 (5.07%) Visual Studio
10 7 (5.07%) VisualVM
10 7 (5.07%) YourKit
11 6 (4.35%) JUnit
12 5 (3.62%) TeamCity
13 4 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (7.25%) Retail
2 9 (6.52%) Games
3 7 (5.07%) Finance
4 5 (3.62%) Law
5 4 (2.90%) Online Betting
6 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 49 (35.51%) Developer
2 26 (18.84%) Ruby Developer
3 22 (15.94%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (8.70%) Architect
5 11 (7.97%) Java Developer
5 11 (7.97%) Python Developer
5 11 (7.97%) Ruby Engineer
6 9 (6.52%) Technical Architect
7 8 (5.80%) Integration Engineer
7 8 (5.80%) Java Engineer
7 8 (5.80%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 8 (5.80%) Splunk Engineer
7 8 (5.80%) Test Leader
8 7 (5.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (5.07%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (5.07%) Performance Engineer
8 7 (5.07%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.07%) Test Engineer
9 5 (3.62%) Analyst
9 5 (3.62%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (23.19%) HTML
2 29 (21.01%) Ruby on Rails
3 23 (16.67%) CSS
4 20 (14.49%) .NET
5 19 (13.77%) HTML5
6 16 (11.59%) REST
7 15 (10.87%) Spring
8 14 (10.14%) JSON
9 13 (9.42%) AngularJS
10 10 (7.25%) Django
10 10 (7.25%) Play Framework
11 8 (5.80%) Web Services
12 7 (5.07%) CSS3
12 7 (5.07%) Hibernate
12 7 (5.07%) RESTful
13 4 (2.90%) Ajax
13 4 (2.90%) jQuery
13 4 (2.90%) React
13 4 (2.90%) XML
14 3 (2.17%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.07%) PKI
1 7 (5.07%) User Experience
2 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.17%) Social Media
4 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.45%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.45%) IBM XIV
4 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.45%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.72%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 65 (47.10%) Linux
2 19 (13.77%) Unix
3 17 (12.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (11.59%) Windows
5 14 (10.14%) Mac OS X
6 5 (3.62%) CentOS
6 5 (3.62%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.45%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.72%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (31.88%) DevOps
3 40 (28.99%) TDD
4 32 (23.19%) Scrum
5 26 (18.84%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (15.94%) Configuration Management
6 22 (15.94%) Open Source
7 16 (11.59%) BDD
8 13 (9.42%) SOA
9 11 (7.97%) Software Engineering
10 10 (7.25%) Functional Testing
10 10 (7.25%) Non-Functional Testing
11 8 (5.80%) API Integration
11 8 (5.80%) Information Security
11 8 (5.80%) Test Automation
12 7 (5.07%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (5.07%) Front End Development
12 7 (5.07%) Software Architecture
12 7 (5.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 7 (5.07%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (58.70%) Python
2 72 (52.17%) Java
3 32 (23.19%) JavaScript
4 30 (21.74%) Bash Shell
5 26 (18.84%) Scala
6 22 (15.94%) C#
7 21 (15.22%) Perl
8 19 (13.77%) Shell Script
9 9 (6.52%) C
9 9 (6.52%) PHP
10 8 (5.80%) C++
10 8 (5.80%) CoffeeScript
10 8 (5.80%) SQL
11 7 (5.07%) VBA
11 7 (5.07%) VBScript
12 4 (2.90%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.17%) HiveQL
13 3 (2.17%) R
14 2 (1.45%) Go
15 1 (0.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.90%) Degree
2 4 (2.90%) ISEB
3 3 (2.17%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.45%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.42%) QA
2 4 (2.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.72%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (9.42%) Docker
2 7 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.35%) vSphere
4 3 (2.17%) Xen
4 3 (2.17%) XenServer
5 1 (0.72%) Firmware
5 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 44 (31.88%) Puppet
2 31 (22.46%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.52%) Cobbler
4 6 (4.35%) Ansible
5 5 (3.62%) Mesos
5 5 (3.62%) Tivoli
6 4 (2.90%) Graphite
6 4 (2.90%) logstash
6 4 (2.90%) Nagios
6 4 (2.90%) Opsview
7 2 (1.45%) Cacti
7 2 (1.45%) collectd
7 2 (1.45%) Grafana
7 2 (1.45%) Icinga
7 2 (1.45%) Salt
8 1 (0.72%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.72%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (13.77%) VMware
2 18 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 16 (11.59%) Oracle
4 14 (10.14%) Splunk
5 9 (6.52%) IBM
6 8 (5.80%) HP
7 7 (5.07%) AppDynamics
7 7 (5.07%) Dynatrace
7 7 (5.07%) New Relic
8 4 (2.90%) CA
8 4 (2.90%) Cisco
8 4 (2.90%) F5
8 4 (2.90%) Google
8 4 (2.90%) NetApp
8 4 (2.90%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.17%) EnterpriseDB
10 2 (1.45%) EMC
10 2 (1.45%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.45%) Sybase
11 1 (0.72%) Citrix
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