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 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 30 40 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Contract jobs citing Ruby 63 69 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.55% 4.37% 7.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.35% 10.68% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 49 66
Median daily rate £430 £510 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.68% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £358 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
555 646 485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 48.90% 40.91% 41.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 433 324
Median daily rate £420 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.20% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 December 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 December 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 80 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (58.52%) Python
3 72 (53.33%) Linux
4 69 (51.11%) HTML
5 62 (45.93%) Java
6 61 (45.19%) Scala
6 61 (45.19%) HTML5
7 54 (40.00%) Scrum
8 52 (38.52%) JSON
8 52 (38.52%) JIRA
8 52 (38.52%) Django
8 52 (38.52%) Jenkins
9 50 (37.04%) Open Source
9 50 (37.04%) CSS
10 48 (35.56%) Spring
11 46 (34.07%) Ruby on Rails
12 45 (33.33%) RESTful
13 42 (31.11%) Puppet
13 42 (31.11%) Play Framework
14 40 (29.63%) Confluence
15 38 (28.15%) Opscode Chef
15 38 (28.15%) JavaScript
16 36 (26.67%) TDD
17 35 (25.93%) CSS3
17 35 (25.93%) Git (software)
18 33 (24.44%) Selenium
18 33 (24.44%) Cucumber
19 32 (23.70%) REST
19 32 (23.70%) Ajax
20 31 (22.96%) Continuous Integration

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 40 (29.63%) Confluence
2 8 (5.93%) CloudStack
3 7 (5.19%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.48%) CMS
4 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.74%) IIS
5 1 (0.74%) JBoss
5 1 (0.74%) Jetty
5 1 (0.74%) Mongrel
5 1 (0.74%) nginx
5 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.41%) GitHub
2 7 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.74%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (0.74%) Heroku
4 1 (0.74%) IaaS
4 1 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.33%) HTTP
2 3 (2.22%) LDAP
3 2 (1.48%) Firewall
3 2 (1.48%) Internet
3 2 (1.48%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 30 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 28 (20.74%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.19%) MySQL
4 4 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (38.52%) Jenkins
1 52 (38.52%) JIRA
2 35 (25.93%) Git (software)
3 33 (24.44%) Cucumber
3 33 (24.44%) Selenium
4 21 (15.56%) Subversion
5 18 (13.33%) JUnit
6 8 (5.93%) WebDriver
7 5 (3.70%) Capybara
8 4 (2.96%) Calabash
8 4 (2.96%) JMeter
8 4 (2.96%) LoadRunner
8 4 (2.96%) RSpec
9 3 (2.22%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.48%) Appium
10 2 (1.48%) Hudson
11 1 (0.74%) Sahi
11 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.74%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.74%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (2.96%) Finance
1 4 (2.96%) Games
2 2 (1.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (56.30%) Developer
2 23 (17.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 19 (14.07%) Ruby Developer
4 15 (11.11%) Architect
4 15 (11.11%) Scala Developer
5 14 (10.37%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (10.37%) Java Developer
6 13 (9.63%) Technical Architect
7 8 (5.93%) Software Developer
8 7 (5.19%) Developer in Test
8 7 (5.19%) Java Architect
8 7 (5.19%) Java Technical Architect
8 7 (5.19%) Technical Leader
9 5 (3.70%) Java Scala Developer
10 4 (2.96%) Automation Tester
10 4 (2.96%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 4 (2.96%) Tester
11 3 (2.22%) Consultant
11 3 (2.22%) Java Engineer
11 3 (2.22%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (51.11%) HTML
2 61 (45.19%) HTML5
3 52 (38.52%) Django
3 52 (38.52%) JSON
4 50 (37.04%) CSS
5 48 (35.56%) Spring
6 46 (34.07%) Ruby on Rails
7 45 (33.33%) RESTful
8 42 (31.11%) Play Framework
9 35 (25.93%) CSS3
10 32 (23.70%) Ajax
10 32 (23.70%) REST
11 26 (19.26%) Guice
11 26 (19.26%) Spring MVC
12 16 (11.85%) Node.js
13 11 (8.15%) Sinatra
14 9 (6.67%) Backbone.js
15 8 (5.93%) Ember.js
15 8 (5.93%) Grails
15 8 (5.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.37%) User Experience
2 12 (8.89%) Social Media
3 8 (5.93%) Driving Licence
3 8 (5.93%) Tandem
4 5 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.22%) PKI
5 3 (2.22%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.48%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.48%) NHS
7 1 (0.74%) iPhone
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.74%) RIA
7 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 72 (53.33%) Linux
2 22 (16.30%) Unix
3 10 (7.41%) Windows
4 5 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.48%) CentOS
5 2 (1.48%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.48%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.74%) Android
6 1 (0.74%) VMS
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (40.00%) Scrum
3 50 (37.04%) Open Source
4 36 (26.67%) TDD
5 31 (22.96%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (21.48%) MVC
7 27 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 26 (19.26%) BDD
9 24 (17.78%) Front End Development
10 23 (17.04%) DevOps
10 23 (17.04%) Web Development
11 21 (15.56%) Configuration Management
12 20 (14.81%) Kanban
12 20 (14.81%) Mentoring
13 18 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
13 18 (13.33%) Web Design
14 16 (11.85%) OWASP
15 15 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (10.37%) Business Analysis
17 13 (9.63%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 79 (58.52%) Python
2 62 (45.93%) Java
3 61 (45.19%) Scala
4 38 (28.15%) JavaScript
5 25 (18.52%) C#
6 14 (10.37%) Bash Shell
7 9 (6.67%) SQL
8 8 (5.93%) PHP
9 7 (5.19%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.22%) C++
10 3 (2.22%) Perl
10 3 (2.22%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.74%) Clojure
11 1 (0.74%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.74%) F#
11 1 (0.74%) Go
11 1 (0.74%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (2.22%) CCNP
1 3 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (2.22%) Degree
1 3 (2.22%) MCSE
1 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (2.22%) RHCE
2 1 (0.74%) ISEB
2 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.22%) HL7
1 3 (2.22%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (6.67%) Docker
2 7 (5.19%) Xen
2 7 (5.19%) XenServer
3 6 (4.44%) vSphere
4 3 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 42 (31.11%) Puppet
2 38 (28.15%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.19%) Ansible
4 5 (3.70%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.48%) Marathon
5 2 (1.48%) Mesos
5 2 (1.48%) Packer
6 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.74%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (19.26%) Google
2 12 (8.89%) VMware
3 5 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.22%) Splunk
5 2 (1.48%) Cisco
5 2 (1.48%) EMC
5 2 (1.48%) F5
5 2 (1.48%) NetApp
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle
6 1 (0.74%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (0.74%) HP
6 1 (0.74%) Rackspace
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