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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Rank 32 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Ruby 60 72 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.41% 5.28% 5.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.42% 11.88% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 62 46
Median daily rate £475 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -47.18%

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
576 606 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 51.89% 44.43% 45.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 432 350
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017, 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 89 (72.36%) Python
2 82 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (62.60%) Linux
4 68 (55.28%) HTML
5 65 (52.85%) Scala
6 60 (48.78%) Java
7 54 (43.90%) HTML5
7 54 (43.90%) Jenkins
8 52 (42.28%) Puppet
9 50 (40.65%) Opscode Chef
10 49 (39.84%) CSS
11 48 (39.02%) Open Source
12 46 (37.40%) JSON
12 46 (37.40%) Django
13 45 (36.59%) Spring
14 44 (35.77%) JIRA
15 41 (33.33%) Configuration Management
16 40 (32.52%) Continuous Integration
17 39 (31.71%) Scrum
17 39 (31.71%) Git (software)
18 38 (30.89%) Play Framework
19 37 (30.08%) DevOps
20 36 (29.27%) Relational Database
20 36 (29.27%) RESTful
21 34 (27.64%) MongoDB
22 33 (26.83%) CSS3
23 32 (26.02%) Confluence
23 32 (26.02%) TDD
24 31 (25.20%) REST
25 30 (24.39%) Ruby on Rails

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 32 (26.02%) Confluence
2 10 (8.13%) OpenStack
3 8 (6.50%) CloudStack
4 3 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.81%) Apache
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.81%) CMS
6 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.81%) IIS
6 1 (0.81%) JBoss
6 1 (0.81%) Jetty
6 1 (0.81%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.81%) nginx
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.01%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.88%) GitHub
3 5 (4.07%) IaaS
4 4 (3.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.25%) Loggly
4 4 (3.25%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.81%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.81%) Heroku
6 1 (0.81%) Office 365
6 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.58%) HTTP
2 7 (5.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.63%) Firewall
4 1 (0.81%) DNS
4 1 (0.81%) Internet
4 1 (0.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.27%) Relational Database
2 34 (27.64%) MongoDB
3 25 (20.33%) NoSQL
4 15 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (11.38%) MySQL
6 10 (8.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.44%) Riak
8 1 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.81%) HBase
8 1 (0.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 54 (43.90%) Jenkins
2 44 (35.77%) JIRA
3 39 (31.71%) Git (software)
4 28 (22.76%) Selenium
5 25 (20.33%) Cucumber
5 25 (20.33%) Subversion
6 17 (13.82%) JUnit
7 7 (5.69%) Maven
8 5 (4.07%) WebDriver
9 4 (3.25%) Grunt
9 4 (3.25%) JMeter
9 4 (3.25%) Vagrant
10 3 (2.44%) Calabash
10 3 (2.44%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.63%) DbUnit
11 2 (1.63%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.63%) jMock
11 2 (1.63%) Mockito
11 2 (1.63%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.63%) WATIR
General
1 2 (1.63%) Finance
1 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (48.78%) Developer
2 23 (18.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (18.70%) Scala Developer
3 19 (15.45%) Java Developer
4 18 (14.63%) Architect
5 12 (9.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 12 (9.76%) Technical Architect
6 9 (7.32%) Java Scala Developer
7 7 (5.69%) Developer in Test
7 7 (5.69%) WebOps Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) Lead Architect
8 6 (4.88%) Software Developer
8 6 (4.88%) Technical Leader
9 5 (4.07%) Ruby Developer
10 4 (3.25%) Java Architect
10 4 (3.25%) Java Technical Architect
10 4 (3.25%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Tester
11 3 (2.44%) Automation Tester
11 3 (2.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (55.28%) HTML
2 54 (43.90%) HTML5
3 49 (39.84%) CSS
4 46 (37.40%) Django
4 46 (37.40%) JSON
5 45 (36.59%) Spring
6 38 (30.89%) Play Framework
7 36 (29.27%) RESTful
8 33 (26.83%) CSS3
9 31 (25.20%) REST
10 30 (24.39%) Ruby on Rails
11 26 (21.14%) Ajax
12 21 (17.07%) Guice
12 21 (17.07%) Spring MVC
13 15 (12.20%) Web Services
14 7 (5.69%) Node.js
15 5 (4.07%) AngularJS
15 5 (4.07%) Apache Camel
16 4 (3.25%) Elastic Stack
16 4 (3.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.94%) Social Media
2 8 (6.50%) Driving Licence
2 8 (6.50%) Tandem
3 7 (5.69%) User Experience
4 3 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 77 (62.60%) Linux
2 27 (21.95%) Unix
3 11 (8.94%) Mac OS X
4 5 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.07%) Windows
5 3 (2.44%) Android
6 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.63%) CentOS
6 2 (1.63%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.81%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.81%) VMS
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (39.02%) Open Source
3 41 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 40 (32.52%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (31.71%) Scrum
6 37 (30.08%) DevOps
7 32 (26.02%) TDD
8 23 (18.70%) Automated Testing
9 21 (17.07%) MVC
9 21 (17.07%) Responsive Web Design
9 21 (17.07%) Web Design
10 20 (16.26%) Web Development
11 19 (15.45%) Kanban
12 18 (14.63%) BDD
13 16 (13.01%) Mentoring
14 14 (11.38%) Front End Development
15 13 (10.57%) Microservices
16 12 (9.76%) Continuous Deployment
17 11 (8.94%) Business Analysis
18 10 (8.13%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 89 (72.36%) Python
2 65 (52.85%) Scala
3 60 (48.78%) Java
4 27 (21.95%) JavaScript
5 23 (18.70%) C#
6 19 (15.45%) Bash Shell
7 14 (11.38%) Go
8 8 (6.50%) C++
8 8 (6.50%) SQL
9 7 (5.69%) Shell Script
10 6 (4.88%) PHP
11 5 (4.07%) Perl
12 2 (1.63%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.63%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.81%) Clojure
13 1 (0.81%) F#
13 1 (0.81%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) QA
2 2 (1.63%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (10.57%) Docker
2 7 (5.69%) vSphere
2 7 (5.69%) Xen
2 7 (5.69%) XenServer
3 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.81%) HDFS
4 1 (0.81%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 52 (42.28%) Puppet
2 50 (40.65%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (17.89%) Ansible
4 12 (9.76%) Salt
5 5 (4.07%) Cobbler
6 4 (3.25%) Nagios
6 4 (3.25%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.63%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.63%) Terraform
8 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.81%) Mesos
8 1 (0.81%) Packer
8 1 (0.81%) SCCM
8 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (20.33%) Google
2 10 (8.13%) VMware
3 6 (4.88%) Oracle
3 6 (4.88%) Rackspace
3 6 (4.88%) Red Hat
3 6 (4.88%) Splunk
4 4 (3.25%) New Relic
4 4 (3.25%) SaltStack
5 3 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.81%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (0.81%) HP