The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.56% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.81% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £336
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +15.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £71.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-88.73% +118.46%
Ruby on Rails
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
74 47 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 23.64% 26.26% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 28 23
Average daily rate £351 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £303 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Liverpool region.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Ruby on Rails
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails.

1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
2 7 (87.50%) SDLC
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) User Experience
3 6 (75.00%) Capistrano
3 6 (75.00%) BDD
3 6 (75.00%) Sinatra
3 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) Subversion
3 6 (75.00%) MySQL
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
4 5 (62.50%) Google
4 5 (62.50%) Google Analytics
4 5 (62.50%) HTML5
4 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (62.50%) Analytics
4 5 (62.50%) New Relic
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Subversion
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) Sinatra
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
1 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Google
1 5 (62.50%) New Relic