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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 374 359 325
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 32 52 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.26% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 39 73
Average daily rate £388 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50
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
20120 19835 20493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.52% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14240 14068 13851
Average daily rate £450 £445 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 331 399
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +49 5 £400 -20.00% 2
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 82 (100.00%) Ruby
1 82 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 59 (71.95%) TDD
3 46 (56.10%) BDD
4 42 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (51.22%) JavaScript
5 39 (47.56%) CSS
6 33 (40.24%) RSpec
7 32 (39.02%) HTML
8 31 (37.80%) Git (software)
9 30 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
10 26 (31.71%) Heroku
11 25 (30.49%) Cucumber
11 25 (30.49%) Web Services
12 24 (29.27%) RESTful
12 24 (29.27%) GitHub
13 23 (28.05%) Capybara
13 23 (28.05%) Scrum
14 20 (24.39%) Kanban
14 20 (24.39%) Jenkins
15 18 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (20.73%) Capistrano
16 17 (20.73%) jQuery
17 16 (19.51%) HTML5
17 16 (19.51%) Test Automation
17 16 (19.51%) Opscode Chef
18 15 (18.29%) HTTP
19 14 (17.07%) RubyGems
19 14 (17.07%) API Design
19 14 (17.07%) git-flow

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (4.88%) Confluence
2 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.22%) CMS
2 1 (1.22%) Node.js
2 1 (1.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) BigMachines
1 2 (2.44%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 30 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (31.71%) Heroku
3 24 (29.27%) GitHub
4 3 (3.66%) SaaS
5 2 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.22%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.29%) HTTP
2 5 (6.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) MongoDB
2 10 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.54%) Redis
4 4 (4.88%) MySQL
5 3 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.44%) Neo4j
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (40.24%) RSpec
2 31 (37.80%) Git (software)
3 25 (30.49%) Cucumber
4 23 (28.05%) Capybara
5 20 (24.39%) Jenkins
6 14 (17.07%) git-flow
6 14 (17.07%) RubyGems
7 5 (6.10%) JIRA
8 2 (2.44%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.22%) Grunt
9 1 (1.22%) Mocha
9 1 (1.22%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.22%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.22%) Yeoman
General
1 5 (6.10%) Marketing
2 3 (3.66%) Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Finance
3 2 (2.44%) Games
4 1 (1.22%) Back Office
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 39 (47.56%) CSS
3 32 (39.02%) HTML
4 25 (30.49%) Web Services
5 24 (29.27%) RESTful
6 17 (20.73%) jQuery
7 16 (19.51%) HTML5
8 13 (15.85%) CSS3
9 10 (12.20%) AngularJS
9 10 (12.20%) Sinatra
10 9 (10.98%) Sidekiq
11 8 (9.76%) .NET
11 8 (9.76%) Sass
12 7 (8.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET
13 6 (7.32%) Ember.js
14 5 (6.10%) Velocity
15 3 (3.66%) Backbone.js
15 3 (3.66%) Haml
15 3 (3.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
1 3 (3.66%) Social Media
2 2 (2.44%) iPad
2 2 (2.44%) iPhone
2 2 (2.44%) Online Games
3 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.22%) NHS
3 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.54%) Linux
2 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (71.95%) TDD
2 46 (56.10%) BDD
3 42 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (28.05%) Scrum
5 20 (24.39%) Kanban
6 18 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (19.51%) Test Automation
8 14 (17.07%) API Design
9 11 (13.41%) DevOps
10 10 (12.20%) Web Development
11 9 (10.98%) Mentoring
12 8 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (8.54%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
13 7 (8.54%) Pair Programming
14 6 (7.32%) Web Application Development
15 5 (6.10%) API Development
16 4 (4.88%) Front End Development
16 4 (4.88%) OO
17 3 (3.66%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) Ruby
2 42 (51.22%) JavaScript
3 12 (14.63%) Java
4 7 (8.54%) SQL
5 6 (7.32%) CoffeeScript
5 6 (7.32%) Python
6 3 (3.66%) PHP
7 2 (2.44%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.22%) C#
8 1 (1.22%) Go
8 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (20.73%) Capistrano
2 16 (19.51%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (6.10%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.44%) Facebook
2 2 (2.44%) Google
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle
2 2 (2.44%) Siebel
2 2 (2.44%) Twitter
3 1 (1.22%) Akamai
London
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Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Streamline Connections
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 12 days ago