The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 356 328 325
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 50 81 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.35% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.38% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 64 80
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21158 21596 21711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.94% 92.92% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14783 14965 14719
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 391 469
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.00 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 2 £413 +3.12% 4
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 98 (100.00%) Ruby
1 98 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 56 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 46 (46.94%) CSS
4 37 (37.76%) HTML
5 35 (35.71%) TDD
5 35 (35.71%) RSpec
6 32 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (25.51%) BDD
8 21 (21.43%) Git (software)
9 19 (19.39%) MySQL
9 19 (19.39%) Puppet
10 17 (17.35%) E-Commerce
11 16 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (16.33%) Sinatra
12 15 (15.31%) REST
12 15 (15.31%) HTML5
12 15 (15.31%) jQuery
13 14 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
13 14 (14.29%) SQL
14 13 (13.27%) Heroku
15 12 (12.24%) CSS3
16 11 (11.22%) Cucumber
16 11 (11.22%) Mentoring
16 11 (11.22%) OO
16 11 (11.22%) Marketing
17 10 (10.20%) Web Services
18 9 (9.18%) Digital Marketing
18 9 (9.18%) Memcached
18 9 (9.18%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 5 (5.10%) nginx
1 5 (5.10%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.04%) Node.js
3 1 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (13.27%) Heroku
4 7 (7.14%) SaaS
5 2 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.39%) MySQL
2 8 (8.16%) Redis
3 7 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.12%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 35 (35.71%) RSpec
2 21 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.22%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.10%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.02%) Capybara
5 1 (1.02%) Grunt
5 1 (1.02%) gulp
General
1 11 (11.22%) Marketing
2 3 (3.06%) Retail
3 2 (2.04%) Advertising
3 2 (2.04%) Publishing
3 2 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (1.02%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 46 (46.94%) CSS
3 37 (37.76%) HTML
4 16 (16.33%) Sinatra
5 15 (15.31%) REST
5 15 (15.31%) jQuery
5 15 (15.31%) HTML5
6 12 (12.24%) CSS3
7 10 (10.20%) Web Services
8 9 (9.18%) Memcached
9 5 (5.10%) Semantic HTML
9 5 (5.10%) Grails
10 4 (4.08%) RESTful
11 2 (2.04%) Meteor
11 2 (2.04%) Backbone.js
12 1 (1.02%) Sass
12 1 (1.02%) Ember.js
12 1 (1.02%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.02%) Haml
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.06%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.04%) Social Gaming
2 2 (2.04%) Online Games
3 1 (1.02%) iPhone
3 1 (1.02%) iPad
3 1 (1.02%) NHS
3 1 (1.02%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (3.06%) Android
2 3 (3.06%) UNIX
3 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.71%) TDD
2 32 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (25.51%) BDD
4 17 (17.35%) E-Commerce
5 11 (11.22%) OO
5 11 (11.22%) Mentoring
6 9 (9.18%) Software Engineering
6 9 (9.18%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (8.16%) Web Development
8 6 (6.12%) Pair Programming
8 6 (6.12%) OOD
8 6 (6.12%) MVC
9 5 (5.10%) Project Management
10 4 (4.08%) Test Scripting
10 4 (4.08%) API Design
11 2 (2.04%) Web Application Development
11 2 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.04%) Kanban
11 2 (2.04%) Scrum
12 1 (1.02%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 98 (100.00%) Ruby
2 56 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 14 (14.29%) SQL
4 5 (5.10%) Go
5 1 (1.02%) RubyMotion
5 1 (1.02%) Python
5 1 (1.02%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (19.39%) Puppet
2 6 (6.12%) Capistrano
3 5 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.06%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.02%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (7.14%) Rackspace
2 1 (1.02%) SaltStack
2 1 (1.02%) Google
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