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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 35 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 2 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.78% 2.78% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% 11.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £71.00
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
60 67 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 23.53% 23.26% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 29 27
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 12 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) RSpec
2 1 (50.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (50.00%) GitLab

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) GitLab
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) RSpec
1 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet