The first table below looks at the demand for the Ruby on Rails Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 353 331 379
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +48
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 59 58 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.29% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 48 21
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22398 20052 25960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.58% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15523 13588 16690
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 410 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.31 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

Ruby on Rails Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Ruby on Rails Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Ruby on Rails Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Ruby on Rails Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Ruby on Rails Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Ruby on Rails Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Ruby on Rails Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer across the London region.

Ruby on Rails Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Ruby on Rails Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -7 11 £400 +3.22% 1
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title.

1 121 (100.00%) Ruby
1 121 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 53 (43.80%) JavaScript
3 47 (38.84%) TDD
4 44 (36.36%) HTML
4 44 (36.36%) CSS
5 37 (30.58%) BDD
6 23 (19.01%) HTML5
6 23 (19.01%) jQuery
6 23 (19.01%) Linux
7 21 (17.36%) CSS3
8 19 (15.70%) RSpec
8 19 (15.70%) Open Source
9 18 (14.88%) Java
10 17 (14.05%) MySQL
10 17 (14.05%) Scrum
10 17 (14.05%) Ajax
11 16 (13.22%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (13.22%) Git (software)
12 15 (12.40%) Heroku
12 15 (12.40%) MongoDB
13 14 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (10.74%) SQL
14 13 (10.74%) NoSQL
14 13 (10.74%) RESTful
15 12 (9.92%) Amazon S3
15 12 (9.92%) Sinatra
15 12 (9.92%) Cucumber
15 12 (9.92%) E-Commerce
16 11 (9.09%) Redis

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.61%) CMS
2 7 (5.79%) Node.js
3 4 (3.31%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.83%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.40%) Heroku
2 12 (9.92%) Amazon S3
3 11 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (7.44%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (4.96%) SaaS
5 6 (4.96%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.83%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.05%) MySQL
2 16 (13.22%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (12.40%) MongoDB
4 13 (10.74%) NoSQL
5 11 (9.09%) Redis
6 6 (4.96%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.48%) CouchDB
7 3 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (15.70%) RSpec
2 16 (13.22%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.92%) Cucumber
4 9 (7.44%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.96%) Subversion
6 5 (4.13%) Hudson
7 2 (1.65%) JIRA
7 2 (1.65%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.83%) Capybara
8 1 (0.83%) Grunt
8 1 (0.83%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.83%) RubyGems
General
1 10 (8.26%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Games
3 5 (4.13%) Marketing
4 4 (3.31%) Advertising
5 2 (1.65%) Music Industry
5 2 (1.65%) Publishing
5 2 (1.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 44 (36.36%) HTML
2 44 (36.36%) CSS
3 23 (19.01%) HTML5
3 23 (19.01%) jQuery
4 21 (17.36%) CSS3
5 17 (14.05%) Ajax
6 13 (10.74%) RESTful
7 12 (9.92%) Sinatra
8 10 (8.26%) Web Services
8 10 (8.26%) XML
9 8 (6.61%) JRuby
10 7 (5.79%) Memcached
10 7 (5.79%) Backbone.js
11 6 (4.96%) SOAP
12 5 (4.13%) Lucene
13 4 (3.31%) J2SE
14 3 (2.48%) Resque
14 3 (2.48%) AngularJS
14 3 (2.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) Open Source
2 7 (5.79%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.31%) E-Learning
4 2 (1.65%) Online Games
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.83%) EPoS
5 1 (0.83%) Social Media
5 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.01%) Linux
2 8 (6.61%) Android
3 6 (4.96%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.48%) Windows
4 3 (2.48%) AIX
4 3 (2.48%) Solaris
4 3 (2.48%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.84%) TDD
2 37 (30.58%) BDD
3 17 (14.05%) Scrum
4 14 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (9.92%) E-Commerce
6 10 (8.26%) OO
7 7 (5.79%) Workflow
7 7 (5.79%) Software Engineering
7 7 (5.79%) Active Record
8 5 (4.13%) Web Design
8 5 (4.13%) Pair Programming
8 5 (4.13%) Test Scripting
9 4 (3.31%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.31%) Web Development
9 4 (3.31%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (2.48%) Android Development
10 3 (2.48%) OOD
10 3 (2.48%) Multithreading
11 2 (1.65%) ATDD
11 2 (1.65%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (100.00%) Ruby
2 53 (43.80%) JavaScript
3 18 (14.88%) Java
4 13 (10.74%) SQL
5 5 (4.13%) C#
6 4 (3.31%) Objective-C
6 4 (3.31%) PHP
7 3 (2.48%) C
7 3 (2.48%) Python
8 2 (1.65%) Clojure
8 2 (1.65%) Erlang
9 1 (0.83%) Golang
9 1 (0.83%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.83%) C++
9 1 (0.83%) XPath
9 1 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.13%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (7.44%) Capistrano
2 2 (1.65%) Puppet
2 2 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (6.61%) Google
2 4 (3.31%) Oracle
3 1 (0.83%) New Relic
3 1 (0.83%) VMware
3 1 (0.83%) Apple
3 1 (0.83%) Akamai
3 1 (0.83%) Foundry
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