The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 64 61 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Contract jobs citing Ruby 41 17 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.45% 1.68% 3.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.90% 5.09% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 33
Average daily rate
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£425 £575 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.08% +43.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £264 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £710 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £71.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-88.73% +42.00%
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
695 334 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.57% 33.04% 40.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 219 223
Average daily rate £363 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £469 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 21
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby.

1 57 (61.29%) Linux
2 53 (56.99%) Python
3 48 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (47.31%) Java
4 44 (47.31%) Puppet
4 44 (47.31%) DevOps
5 40 (43.01%) Bash Shell
6 38 (40.86%) SQL
7 37 (39.78%) Opscode Chef
8 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
9 29 (31.18%) TDD
10 28 (30.11%) UNIX
11 26 (27.96%) Configuration Management
12 22 (23.66%) HTML
13 21 (22.58%) Git (software)
14 20 (21.51%) PHP
14 20 (21.51%) CSS
14 20 (21.51%) Jenkins
14 20 (21.51%) Continuous Delivery
15 19 (20.43%) Node.js
15 19 (20.43%) NoSQL
16 18 (19.35%) C#
17 17 (18.28%) .NET
17 17 (18.28%) MySQL
17 17 (18.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 17 (18.28%) Cobbler
18 16 (17.20%) MongoDB
18 16 (17.20%) Ruby on Rails
18 16 (17.20%) Tivoli
18 16 (17.20%) Shell Script

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Ruby also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (20.43%) Node.js
2 11 (11.83%) Tomcat
3 8 (8.60%) OpenStack
4 7 (7.53%) Apache
5 3 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.08%) WordPress
6 1 (1.08%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.60%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.23%) GitHub
5 2 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.15%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.68%) Internet
2 4 (4.30%) Unified Communications
3 3 (3.23%) Converged Networks
4 2 (2.15%) HTTP
4 2 (2.15%) DNS
5 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.43%) NoSQL
2 17 (18.28%) MySQL
3 16 (17.20%) MongoDB
4 14 (15.05%) Redis
5 11 (11.83%) Hadoop
6 6 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (5.38%) Big Data
8 4 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.08%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 20 (21.51%) Jenkins
3 12 (12.90%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.38%) TeamCity
5 4 (4.30%) Capybara
6 3 (3.23%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.15%) Selenium
8 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.08%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.08%) Xcode
8 1 (1.08%) Subversion
8 1 (1.08%) JIRA
8 1 (1.08%) WATIR
8 1 (1.08%) FishEye
8 1 (1.08%) Sahi
8 1 (1.08%) RSpec
8 1 (1.08%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (7.53%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Retail
3 1 (1.08%) Marketing
3 1 (1.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (35.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (32.26%) Developer
3 9 (9.68%) Architect
3 9 (9.68%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 9 (9.68%) Agile Coach
4 7 (7.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 6 (6.45%) Platform Engineer
5 6 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) Ruby Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.30%) Chief Architect
8 3 (3.23%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Analyst
9 2 (2.15%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.15%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.15%) Chief Technical Architect
9 2 (2.15%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.15%) Android Developer
10 1 (1.08%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.66%) HTML
2 20 (21.51%) CSS
3 17 (18.28%) .NET
4 16 (17.20%) Ruby on Rails
5 11 (11.83%) LAMP
5 11 (11.83%) Memcached
5 11 (11.83%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (9.68%) HTML5
7 8 (8.60%) REST
7 8 (8.60%) Web Services
8 7 (7.53%) XHTML
8 7 (7.53%) RESTful
9 6 (6.45%) CSS3
10 5 (5.38%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.30%) Sass
11 4 (4.30%) MCollective
11 4 (4.30%) Backbone.js
11 4 (4.30%) Sinatra
11 4 (4.30%) JSON
11 4 (4.30%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.30%) Visualisation
1 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.23%) User Experience
3 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.08%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 57 (61.29%) Linux
2 28 (30.11%) UNIX
3 17 (18.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (12.90%) CentOS
5 6 (6.45%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.23%) Windows
7 2 (2.15%) Android
7 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.08%) Fedora
8 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (47.31%) DevOps
3 29 (31.18%) TDD
4 26 (27.96%) Configuration Management
5 20 (21.51%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (15.05%) Scrum
6 14 (15.05%) Software Engineering
6 14 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (13.98%) Open Source
8 11 (11.83%) Data Management
9 10 (10.75%) Refactoring
10 9 (9.68%) BDD
10 9 (9.68%) Test Automation
10 9 (9.68%) Software Delivery
10 9 (9.68%) ATDD
11 7 (7.53%) Analytics
11 7 (7.53%) RUP
12 6 (6.45%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (5.38%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 53 (56.99%) Python
2 44 (47.31%) Java
3 40 (43.01%) Bash Shell
4 38 (40.86%) SQL
5 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
6 20 (21.51%) PHP
7 18 (19.35%) C#
8 16 (17.20%) Shell Script
9 10 (10.75%) C++
10 4 (4.30%) Perl
11 3 (3.23%) Scala
12 2 (2.15%) C
12 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.08%) Groovy
13 1 (1.08%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 3 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.30%) vSphere
3 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.15%) XenServer
3 2 (2.15%) Xen
4 1 (1.08%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 44 (47.31%) Puppet
2 37 (39.78%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (18.28%) Cobbler
4 16 (17.20%) Tivoli
5 11 (11.83%) Opsview
5 11 (11.83%) Graphite
5 11 (11.83%) Rundeck
6 3 (3.23%) Graylog
6 3 (3.23%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.15%) Ansible
8 1 (1.08%) logstash
8 1 (1.08%) Salt
8 1 (1.08%) yum
8 1 (1.08%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Splunk
2 11 (11.83%) Tealeaf
2 11 (11.83%) Riverbed
3 9 (9.68%) Rackspace
4 6 (6.45%) VMware
5 4 (4.30%) SaltStack
6 3 (3.23%) New Relic
6 3 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.23%) Akamai
7 2 (2.15%) EnterpriseDB
7 2 (2.15%) Google
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle
7 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.08%) Nokia
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