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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 328 322 366
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +44
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 83 93 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.38% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.42% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 77 38
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
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
21896 22402 24433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.73% 92.40% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15020 15258 15837
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 470 647
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(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 +9 7 £350 -12.50% 2
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Ruby
1 136 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 54 (39.71%) TDD
3 51 (37.50%) BDD
4 49 (36.03%) Linux
5 47 (34.56%) JavaScript
6 38 (27.94%) HTML
7 37 (27.21%) CSS
8 32 (23.53%) Open Source
9 28 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (20.59%) HTML5
9 28 (20.59%) CSS3
10 25 (18.38%) jQuery
11 24 (17.65%) Java
12 21 (15.44%) Git (software)
13 17 (12.50%) Games
14 15 (11.03%) Scrum
14 15 (11.03%) RESTful
15 14 (10.29%) MVC
16 13 (9.56%) OO
16 13 (9.56%) CMS
16 13 (9.56%) Pair Programming
16 13 (9.56%) SQL
16 13 (9.56%) MySQL
16 13 (9.56%) RSpec
17 12 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
17 12 (8.82%) Cucumber
17 12 (8.82%) Sinatra
17 12 (8.82%) Degree
17 12 (8.82%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 13 (9.56%) CMS
2 3 (2.21%) Apache
3 2 (1.47%) Node.js
4 1 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.74%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.74%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
2 1 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.74%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.94%) GitHub
3 3 (2.21%) SaaS
3 3 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.47%) Heroku
5 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.21%) HTTP
2 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.56%) MySQL
2 7 (5.15%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (5.15%) NoSQL
2 7 (5.15%) Redis
3 5 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.21%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.74%) MS Access
5 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.74%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.74%) SimpleDB
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (15.44%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.56%) RSpec
3 12 (8.82%) Cucumber
4 7 (5.15%) Jasmine
4 7 (5.15%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.68%) Hudson
6 2 (1.47%) Capybara
6 2 (1.47%) Subversion
7 1 (0.74%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (12.50%) Games
2 9 (6.62%) Finance
3 5 (3.68%) Marketing
4 3 (2.21%) Banking
4 3 (2.21%) Retail
5 2 (1.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 38 (27.94%) HTML
3 37 (27.21%) CSS
4 28 (20.59%) HTML5
4 28 (20.59%) CSS3
5 25 (18.38%) jQuery
6 15 (11.03%) RESTful
7 12 (8.82%) Sinatra
8 9 (6.62%) Backbone.js
9 7 (5.15%) Web Services
10 6 (4.41%) Ember.js
11 5 (3.68%) .NET
12 4 (2.94%) LAMP
12 4 (2.94%) Ajax
12 4 (2.94%) XML
12 4 (2.94%) AngularJS
12 4 (2.94%) Sass
13 2 (1.47%) Resque
13 2 (1.47%) REST
13 2 (1.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.53%) Open Source
2 10 (7.35%) Online Games
3 8 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.68%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.47%) Social Gaming
6 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.74%) Social Media
6 1 (0.74%) iPad
6 1 (0.74%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.74%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 49 (36.03%) Linux
2 9 (6.62%) Mac OS X
2 9 (6.62%) AIX
2 9 (6.62%) Solaris
3 1 (0.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (39.71%) TDD
2 51 (37.50%) BDD
3 28 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (11.03%) Scrum
5 14 (10.29%) MVC
6 13 (9.56%) OO
6 13 (9.56%) Pair Programming
7 11 (8.09%) E-Commerce
8 9 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (5.15%) Web Design
9 7 (5.15%) Web Development
10 6 (4.41%) Kanban
10 6 (4.41%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (3.68%) WFM
12 4 (2.94%) Software Engineering
12 4 (2.94%) B2C
12 4 (2.94%) Web Application Development
12 4 (2.94%) Test Scripting
12 4 (2.94%) Product Management
13 3 (2.21%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 136 (100.00%) Ruby
2 47 (34.56%) JavaScript
3 24 (17.65%) Java
4 13 (9.56%) SQL
5 12 (8.82%) Objective-C
5 12 (8.82%) C#
5 12 (8.82%) PHP
6 6 (4.41%) CoffeeScript
7 5 (3.68%) Python
8 4 (2.94%) C
9 2 (1.47%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.47%) Clojure
10 1 (0.74%) Erlang
10 1 (0.74%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.74%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.74%) VB
10 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.74%) Perl
10 1 (0.74%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (5.88%) Capistrano
2 2 (1.47%) Puppet
3 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.74%) Graylog2
Vendors
1 2 (1.47%) Oracle
2 1 (0.74%) Adobe
2 1 (0.74%) VMware
2 1 (0.74%) Google
2 1 (0.74%) Akamai
2 1 (0.74%) Twitter
2 1 (0.74%) Rackspace
2 1 (0.74%) New Relic
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