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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.43% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.92% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +425.92%
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
52 38 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 22.13% 19.69% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 19 12
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 6 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby