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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 353 359 336
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 55 54 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.25% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 46 52
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +7.69%
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
20567 21903 20424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.35% 92.65% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14117 15218 13827
Average daily rate £450 £425 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 381 411
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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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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 +10 2 £413 +3.12% 2
Hackney - 2 £475 -
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Ruby
1 104 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 54 (51.92%) JavaScript
3 42 (40.38%) CSS
4 38 (36.54%) HTML
5 37 (35.58%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (30.77%) TDD
7 30 (28.85%) RSpec
8 23 (22.12%) HTML5
9 22 (21.15%) Heroku
9 22 (21.15%) BDD
9 22 (21.15%) jQuery
10 21 (20.19%) MySQL
10 21 (20.19%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (18.27%) CSS3
12 17 (16.35%) Git (software)
13 16 (15.38%) Web Services
14 13 (12.50%) Sinatra
15 12 (11.54%) Puppet
16 11 (10.58%) Cucumber
16 11 (10.58%) E-Commerce
17 10 (9.62%) OO
17 10 (9.62%) Marketing
17 10 (9.62%) REST
17 10 (9.62%) Mentoring
18 9 (8.65%) Memcached
18 9 (8.65%) SQL
19 8 (7.69%) Advertising
19 8 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
19 8 (7.69%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (4.81%) Apache Solr
1 5 (4.81%) nginx
2 2 (1.92%) Node.js
3 1 (0.96%) Apache
3 1 (0.96%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 22 (21.15%) Heroku
2 21 (20.19%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (7.69%) SaaS
4 2 (1.92%) GitHub
5 1 (0.96%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) LDAP
2 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.19%) MySQL
2 8 (7.69%) Redis
3 7 (6.73%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.73%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.96%) Big Data
6 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (28.85%) RSpec
2 17 (16.35%) Git (software)
3 11 (10.58%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.81%) Jasmine
5 4 (3.85%) Grunt
6 2 (1.92%) RubyMine
6 2 (1.92%) Capybara
General
1 10 (9.62%) Marketing
2 8 (7.69%) Advertising
3 2 (1.92%) Games
3 2 (1.92%) Finance
3 2 (1.92%) Law
4 1 (0.96%) Publishing
4 1 (0.96%) French Language
4 1 (0.96%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 42 (40.38%) CSS
3 38 (36.54%) HTML
4 23 (22.12%) HTML5
5 22 (21.15%) jQuery
6 19 (18.27%) CSS3
7 16 (15.38%) Web Services
8 13 (12.50%) Sinatra
9 10 (9.62%) REST
10 9 (8.65%) Memcached
11 7 (6.73%) AngularJS
12 6 (5.77%) RESTful
12 6 (5.77%) Sass
13 5 (4.81%) Grails
14 4 (3.85%) React
14 4 (3.85%) Browserify
14 4 (3.85%) Semantic HTML
15 3 (2.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (2.88%) Backbone.js
16 2 (1.92%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.73%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.85%) Social Media
2 4 (3.85%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (2.88%) Open Source
4 2 (1.92%) Online Games
4 2 (1.92%) Social Gaming
5 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.96%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.96%) NHS
5 1 (0.96%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.77%) Linux
2 4 (3.85%) Android
2 4 (3.85%) UNIX
3 3 (2.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.58%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (30.77%) TDD
3 22 (21.15%) BDD
4 11 (10.58%) E-Commerce
5 10 (9.62%) OO
5 10 (9.62%) Mentoring
6 6 (5.77%) MVC
7 5 (4.81%) Project Management
7 5 (4.81%) OOD
8 4 (3.85%) Test Scripting
8 4 (3.85%) Software Engineering
8 4 (3.85%) Scrum
8 4 (3.85%) Mobile Development
9 3 (2.88%) DevOps
9 3 (2.88%) Market Research
9 3 (2.88%) Pair Programming
9 3 (2.88%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (1.92%) Time Management
10 2 (1.92%) Kanban
10 2 (1.92%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 104 (100.00%) Ruby
2 54 (51.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (8.65%) SQL
4 5 (4.81%) Go
5 2 (1.92%) PHP
5 2 (1.92%) Clojure
6 1 (0.96%) RubyMotion
6 1 (0.96%) R
6 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.96%) Java
6 1 (0.96%) Perl
6 1 (0.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (11.54%) Puppet
2 6 (5.77%) Capistrano
3 4 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.88%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.96%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (6.73%) Rackspace
2 3 (2.88%) Google
3 1 (0.96%) SaltStack
3 1 (0.96%) Apple
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