The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills 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 over the 3 months to 2 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 309 256 234
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -22
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 125 175 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.72% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 2.33% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 136 155
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £71.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-88.73% +42.00%
Ruby on Rails
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7589 7498 8150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.53% 30.83% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5581 5261 5890
Average daily rate £438 £413 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 53 55
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.43 £17.50 £24.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in London

Ruby on Rails
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 across the London region.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in London

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Histogram in London

Ruby on Rails
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 across the London region.

Ruby on Rails Hourly Rate Trend in London

Ruby on Rails
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 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 +11 25 £500 +25.00% 14
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Ruby on Rails
England

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Ruby on Rails also 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 that cited Ruby on Rails.

1 326 (99.69%) Ruby
2 163 (49.85%) JavaScript
3 153 (46.79%) TDD
4 151 (46.18%) Agile Software Development
5 145 (44.34%) CSS
6 116 (35.47%) HTML
7 79 (24.16%) BDD
8 75 (22.94%) RSpec
9 64 (19.57%) Scrum
10 61 (18.65%) SQL
11 60 (18.35%) Java
12 57 (17.43%) Git (software)
13 54 (16.51%) MySQL
14 51 (15.60%) Cucumber
15 50 (15.29%) HTML5
16 49 (14.98%) Continuous Integration
17 48 (14.68%) Web Development
18 43 (13.15%) CSS3
19 42 (12.84%) MongoDB
20 41 (12.54%) .NET
20 41 (12.54%) Python
21 40 (12.23%) E-Commerce
22 39 (11.93%) Open Source
23 38 (11.62%) Amazon AWS
24 37 (11.31%) jQuery
24 37 (11.31%) Linux
25 35 (10.70%) AngularJS
25 35 (10.70%) DevOps
26 34 (10.40%) Sinatra
27 33 (10.09%) Puppet

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Ruby on Rails also 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 that cited Ruby on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (7.34%) Node.js
2 10 (3.06%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.14%) Drupal
4 5 (1.53%) Apache
4 5 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.22%) nginx
6 2 (0.61%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.61%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.61%) CMS
6 2 (0.61%) WordPress
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.31%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.31%) IIS
7 1 (0.31%) JBoss
7 1 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.31%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 38 (11.62%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (7.65%) Heroku
3 12 (3.67%) SaaS
4 11 (3.36%) GitHub
5 9 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.61%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.31%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.31%) IaaS
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.67%) HTTP
2 6 (1.83%) LDAP
3 3 (0.92%) Internet
3 3 (0.92%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.61%) Firewall
5 1 (0.31%) NAS
5 1 (0.31%) SSL
5 1 (0.31%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (16.51%) MySQL
2 42 (12.84%) MongoDB
3 30 (9.17%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (8.26%) NoSQL
5 22 (6.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (4.28%) Redis
7 9 (2.75%) Hadoop
7 9 (2.75%) SQL Server
7 9 (2.75%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.53%) Big Data
9 4 (1.22%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.92%) HBase
11 2 (0.61%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.61%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.31%) OrientDB
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 75 (22.94%) RSpec
2 57 (17.43%) Git (software)
3 51 (15.60%) Cucumber
4 22 (6.73%) Jenkins
5 21 (6.42%) Selenium
6 15 (4.59%) JUnit
7 12 (3.67%) Capybara
8 11 (3.36%) Jasmine
9 8 (2.45%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.53%) RubyGems
10 5 (1.53%) Grunt
11 4 (1.22%) SonarQube
11 4 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.22%) JIRA
12 3 (0.92%) Mocha
12 3 (0.92%) Bower
13 2 (0.61%) Appium
13 2 (0.61%) Redmine
13 2 (0.61%) Mockito
13 2 (0.61%) FitNesse
General
1 23 (7.03%) Finance
2 13 (3.98%) Marketing
3 9 (2.75%) Publishing
4 7 (2.14%) Games
5 6 (1.83%) Retail
6 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.31%) Legal
7 1 (0.31%) Advertising
7 1 (0.31%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 232 (70.95%) Developer
2 97 (29.66%) Ruby Developer
3 91 (27.83%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 46 (14.07%) Senior Developer
5 44 (13.46%) Architect
6 26 (7.95%) Technical Architect
7 17 (5.20%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
8 13 (3.98%) Senior Architect
9 11 (3.36%) Front-End Developer
9 11 (3.36%) Analyst
10 10 (3.06%) Java Developer
10 10 (3.06%) Digital Architect
10 10 (3.06%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (2.75%) Digital Technical Architect
11 9 (2.75%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (2.75%) Test Analyst
12 8 (2.45%) JavaScript Developer
13 6 (1.83%) Consultant
13 6 (1.83%) Software Architect
14 5 (1.53%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (44.34%) CSS
2 116 (35.47%) HTML
3 50 (15.29%) HTML5
4 43 (13.15%) CSS3
5 41 (12.54%) .NET
6 37 (11.31%) jQuery
7 35 (10.70%) AngularJS
8 34 (10.40%) Sinatra
9 33 (10.09%) Backbone.js
10 31 (9.48%) REST
11 30 (9.17%) Web Services
12 29 (8.87%) Django
12 29 (8.87%) JSON
13 25 (7.65%) Ember.js
14 24 (7.34%) Ajax
15 23 (7.03%) Play Framework
16 16 (4.89%) Sass
17 14 (4.28%) KnockoutJS
18 12 (3.67%) ASP.NET
18 12 (3.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.79%) Mobile App
2 13 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.36%) User Experience
5 9 (2.75%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.83%) iPhone
7 5 (1.53%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.53%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (1.22%) Tandem
8 4 (1.22%) Social Network
9 3 (0.92%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.92%) iPad
9 3 (0.92%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.61%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.61%) Semantic Web
10 2 (0.61%) Clustering
10 2 (0.61%) RIA
10 2 (0.61%) Online Games
10 2 (0.61%) NHS
10 2 (0.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.31%) Linux
2 18 (5.50%) UNIX
3 13 (3.98%) Android
4 11 (3.36%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.83%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.53%) Windows
7 4 (1.22%) CentOS
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (46.79%) TDD
2 151 (46.18%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (24.16%) BDD
4 64 (19.57%) Scrum
5 49 (14.98%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (14.68%) Web Development
7 40 (12.23%) E-Commerce
8 39 (11.93%) Open Source
9 35 (10.70%) DevOps
10 31 (9.48%) Kanban
11 25 (7.65%) Pair Programming
12 23 (7.03%) OO
13 20 (6.12%) Configuration Management
13 20 (6.12%) MVC
13 20 (6.12%) Software Engineering
13 20 (6.12%) Mentoring
14 18 (5.50%) Refactoring
15 16 (4.89%) SDLC
16 15 (4.59%) Test Automation
17 12 (3.67%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 326 (99.69%) Ruby
2 163 (49.85%) JavaScript
3 61 (18.65%) SQL
4 60 (18.35%) Java
5 41 (12.54%) Python
6 27 (8.26%) Scala
7 18 (5.50%) PHP
8 16 (4.89%) C#
8 16 (4.89%) Perl
9 14 (4.28%) Go
10 8 (2.45%) Clojure
10 8 (2.45%) Erlang
11 7 (2.14%) XAML
11 7 (2.14%) F#
12 6 (1.83%) Groovy
13 5 (1.53%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (0.92%) Haskell
14 3 (0.92%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.61%) C++
16 1 (0.31%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (2.75%) Degree
2 6 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.45%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (7.95%) Docker
2 8 (2.45%) Varnish
3 3 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.61%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (10.09%) Puppet
2 26 (7.95%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (5.20%) Ansible
4 8 (2.45%) Capistrano
5 6 (1.83%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.53%) Salt
6 5 (1.53%) Mesos
7 4 (1.22%) CA LISA
8 1 (0.31%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (2.75%) Oracle
2 9 (2.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.14%) Rackspace
3 7 (2.14%) SaltStack
4 4 (1.22%) AppDynamics
4 4 (1.22%) IBM
4 4 (1.22%) Pega
4 4 (1.22%) HP
4 4 (1.22%) CA
5 3 (0.92%) VMware
5 3 (0.92%) Google
6 2 (0.61%) Coverity
6 2 (0.61%) Sencha
6 2 (0.61%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.61%) SAP
7 1 (0.31%) Siebel
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe
7 1 (0.31%) Omniture
7 1 (0.31%) Eloqua
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