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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 46 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 63 46 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.34% 2.97% 2.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.51% 7.31% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 21
Median daily rate £450 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £755 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
740 629 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 51.03% 40.58% 46.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 463 384
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 £318 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £15.67 £35.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.22% +133.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £20.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

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 1 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 1 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 88 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (52.34%) Java
3 66 (51.56%) Python
4 52 (40.63%) Linux
5 48 (37.50%) TDD
6 46 (35.94%) Git (software)
7 41 (32.03%) DevOps
8 35 (27.34%) Puppet
9 34 (26.56%) Scrum
10 33 (25.78%) JavaScript
11 32 (25.00%) HTML
12 30 (23.44%) Jenkins
13 29 (22.66%) Ruby on Rails
14 28 (21.88%) Open Source
15 26 (20.31%) Opscode Chef
15 26 (20.31%) CSS
16 23 (17.97%) HTML5
17 22 (17.19%) Bash Shell
17 22 (17.19%) Scala
17 22 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (16.41%) BDD
18 21 (16.41%) JIRA
19 20 (15.63%) VMware
20 18 (14.06%) Red Hat
21 16 (12.50%) C#
21 16 (12.50%) REST
21 16 (12.50%) Splunk
22 15 (11.72%) Node.js
22 15 (11.72%) Configuration Management
22 15 (11.72%) SOA

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 12 (9.38%) Confluence
2 7 (5.47%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.13%) Apache
3 4 (3.13%) Jetty
3 4 (3.13%) nginx
4 2 (1.56%) CloudStack
4 2 (1.56%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.78%) CMS
5 1 (0.78%) Drupal
5 1 (0.78%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.78%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.16%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.56%) GitHub
3 2 (1.56%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.78%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.25%) DNS
2 6 (4.69%) HTTP
3 5 (3.91%) Internet
4 2 (1.56%) Network Security
5 1 (0.78%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.16%) NoSQL
1 13 (10.16%) Relational Database
2 11 (8.59%) MySQL
3 7 (5.47%) Informix
4 6 (4.69%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.13%) Redis
6 3 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.56%) Big Data
7 2 (1.56%) DB2
7 2 (1.56%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 46 (35.94%) Git (software)
2 30 (23.44%) Jenkins
3 21 (16.41%) JIRA
4 14 (10.94%) Cucumber
4 14 (10.94%) Subversion
5 11 (8.59%) Maven
6 9 (7.03%) Selenium
7 8 (6.25%) JUnit
8 6 (4.69%) SoapUI
8 6 (4.69%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.91%) JMeter
9 5 (3.91%) Travis CI
10 4 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (3.13%) CruiseControl
10 4 (3.13%) Gatling
10 4 (3.13%) Hudson
10 4 (3.13%) SilkPerformer
10 4 (3.13%) The Grinder
10 4 (3.13%) VisualVM
10 4 (3.13%) YourKit
General
1 12 (9.38%) Retail
2 11 (8.59%) Games
3 6 (4.69%) Finance
4 5 (3.91%) Law
5 4 (3.13%) Online Betting
6 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 55 (42.97%) Developer
2 34 (26.56%) Ruby Developer
3 19 (14.84%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (10.16%) Java Developer
5 12 (9.38%) Ruby Engineer
6 11 (8.59%) Python Developer
7 10 (7.81%) Architect
7 10 (7.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (7.81%) Integration Engineer
7 10 (7.81%) Java Engineer
7 10 (7.81%) Splunk Engineer
8 9 (7.03%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.47%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.69%) Senior Ruby Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Agile Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Agile Java Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Cloud Engineer
11 5 (3.91%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 4 (3.13%) Performance Engineer
12 4 (3.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (25.00%) HTML
2 29 (22.66%) Ruby on Rails
3 26 (20.31%) CSS
4 23 (17.97%) HTML5
5 16 (12.50%) REST
6 15 (11.72%) Node.js
7 14 (10.94%) Spring
8 13 (10.16%) AngularJS
8 13 (10.16%) JSON
9 12 (9.38%) .NET
10 10 (7.81%) Django
10 10 (7.81%) Play Framework
10 10 (7.81%) React
11 9 (7.03%) CSS3
11 9 (7.03%) RESTful
12 8 (6.25%) Sinatra
13 7 (5.47%) Web Services
14 6 (4.69%) Backbone.js
14 6 (4.69%) Ember.js
14 6 (4.69%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.03%) User Experience
2 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.34%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.56%) Social Media
3 2 (1.56%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.78%) IBM XIV
4 1 (0.78%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 52 (40.63%) Linux
2 13 (10.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (9.38%) Unix
4 10 (7.81%) Windows
5 5 (3.91%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.56%) CentOS
6 2 (1.56%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (37.50%) TDD
3 41 (32.03%) DevOps
4 34 (26.56%) Scrum
5 28 (21.88%) Open Source
6 22 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (16.41%) BDD
8 15 (11.72%) Configuration Management
8 15 (11.72%) SOA
9 11 (8.59%) Front End Development
9 11 (8.59%) Software Engineering
10 10 (7.81%) API Integration
10 10 (7.81%) Automated Testing
10 10 (7.81%) Information Security
10 10 (7.81%) Web Development
11 8 (6.25%) Prototyping
12 7 (5.47%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.69%) Kanban
13 6 (4.69%) Pair Programming
13 6 (4.69%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 67 (52.34%) Java
2 66 (51.56%) Python
3 33 (25.78%) JavaScript
4 22 (17.19%) Bash Shell
4 22 (17.19%) Scala
5 16 (12.50%) C#
6 13 (10.16%) Perl
7 11 (8.59%) PHP
8 8 (6.25%) C++
8 8 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.47%) SQL
10 6 (4.69%) CoffeeScript
11 5 (3.91%) PowerShell
12 4 (3.13%) VBA
12 4 (3.13%) VBScript
13 2 (1.56%) Go
14 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (3.91%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.13%) ISEB
3 3 (2.34%) Degree
3 3 (2.34%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.56%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) QA
2 3 (2.34%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.78%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (8.59%) Docker
2 9 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.91%) vSphere
4 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.56%) Xen
4 2 (1.56%) XenServer
5 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 35 (27.34%) Puppet
2 26 (20.31%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.69%) Mesos
4 5 (3.91%) Ansible
5 4 (3.13%) Cobbler
5 4 (3.13%) logstash
5 4 (3.13%) Marathon
6 3 (2.34%) Graphite
6 3 (2.34%) Nagios
6 3 (2.34%) Opsview
7 2 (1.56%) collectd
7 2 (1.56%) Icinga
7 2 (1.56%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.78%) Cacti
8 1 (0.78%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.78%) Grafana
8 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.78%) Packer
8 1 (0.78%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (15.63%) VMware
2 18 (14.06%) Red Hat
3 16 (12.50%) Splunk
4 11 (8.59%) Oracle
5 7 (5.47%) Google
6 5 (3.91%) IBM
7 4 (3.13%) AppDynamics
7 4 (3.13%) CA
7 4 (3.13%) Cisco
7 4 (3.13%) Dynatrace
7 4 (3.13%) F5
7 4 (3.13%) NetApp
7 4 (3.13%) New Relic
7 4 (3.13%) TIBCO
8 3 (2.34%) EMC
9 2 (1.56%) EnterpriseDB
9 2 (1.56%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.56%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.56%) Sybase
10 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
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