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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 213 224 262
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +38
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 210 208 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.93% 0.89% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 2.91% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 173 123
Average daily rate
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£428 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £311 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +118.46%
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
6938 7151 6536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.67% 30.61% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4981 5246 4719
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 18 91
Average hourly rate £22.18 £40.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.55% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £175.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 31 £413 +26.92% 15
Ruby on Rails
England

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 336 (99.70%) Ruby
2 173 (51.34%) JavaScript
3 171 (50.74%) Agile Software Development
4 153 (45.40%) CSS
5 146 (43.32%) TDD
6 123 (36.50%) HTML
7 95 (28.19%) RSpec
8 83 (24.63%) BDD
9 76 (22.55%) MySQL
10 73 (21.66%) Scrum
11 68 (20.18%) Git (software)
12 59 (17.51%) HTML5
12 59 (17.51%) Sinatra
13 58 (17.21%) Linux
14 56 (16.62%) SQL
15 53 (15.73%) Cucumber
16 51 (15.13%) Java
17 50 (14.84%) CSS3
17 50 (14.84%) jQuery
18 49 (14.54%) Puppet
18 49 (14.54%) Amazon AWS
19 47 (13.95%) Web Services
20 45 (13.35%) Web Development
21 44 (13.06%) MongoDB
22 40 (11.87%) Python
22 40 (11.87%) AngularJS
23 39 (11.57%) REST
24 38 (11.28%) Node.js
25 37 (10.98%) NoSQL
25 37 (10.98%) Continuous Integration

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 38 (11.28%) Node.js
2 17 (5.04%) nginx
3 12 (3.56%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.97%) Apache
5 8 (2.37%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.48%) Drupal
8 4 (1.19%) CMS
9 2 (0.59%) IIS
10 1 (0.30%) Confluence
10 1 (0.30%) WordPress
10 1 (0.30%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (0.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 49 (14.54%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (8.90%) Heroku
3 16 (4.75%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (3.26%) SaaS
6 7 (2.08%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.89%) Force.com
7 3 (0.89%) GitHub
8 2 (0.59%) IaaS
8 2 (0.59%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.30%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.97%) LDAP
2 6 (1.78%) Internet
3 4 (1.19%) HTTP
4 3 (0.89%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.59%) Network Security
5 2 (0.59%) VPN
5 2 (0.59%) Firewall
6 1 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (22.55%) MySQL
2 44 (13.06%) MongoDB
3 37 (10.98%) NoSQL
4 36 (10.68%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (8.01%) Redis
6 24 (7.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (3.56%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.97%) SQL Server
9 5 (1.48%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.19%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.59%) Big Data
12 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.59%) HBase
12 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.30%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 95 (28.19%) RSpec
2 68 (20.18%) Git (software)
3 53 (15.73%) Cucumber
4 17 (5.04%) Selenium
4 17 (5.04%) Capybara
5 16 (4.75%) JUnit
6 14 (4.15%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.86%) Jasmine
8 9 (2.67%) Grunt
9 7 (2.08%) Mercurial
9 7 (2.08%) Hudson
10 4 (1.19%) SonarQube
10 4 (1.19%) JIRA
10 4 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.19%) Subversion
11 3 (0.89%) Maven
12 2 (0.59%) Bower
12 2 (0.59%) Mocha
12 2 (0.59%) LoadRunner
13 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (6.53%) Finance
2 15 (4.45%) Marketing
3 11 (3.26%) Publishing
4 7 (2.08%) Games
5 6 (1.78%) Advertising
6 4 (1.19%) Retail
7 2 (0.59%) Music Industry
7 2 (0.59%) Law
7 2 (0.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 236 (70.03%) Developer
2 107 (31.75%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 99 (29.38%) Ruby Developer
4 54 (16.02%) Senior Developer
5 46 (13.65%) Architect
6 28 (8.31%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 23 (6.82%) Technical Architect
8 14 (4.15%) Senior Architect
9 13 (3.86%) DevOps Engineer
10 12 (3.56%) Java Developer
11 11 (3.26%) Lead Developer
11 11 (3.26%) Full Stack Developer
12 9 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (2.67%) Digital Architect
13 7 (2.08%) Software Developer
13 7 (2.08%) Front-End Developer
13 7 (2.08%) Digital Technical Architect
14 5 (1.48%) Technical Leader
14 5 (1.48%) Analyst
14 5 (1.48%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (45.40%) CSS
2 123 (36.50%) HTML
3 59 (17.51%) HTML5
3 59 (17.51%) Sinatra
4 50 (14.84%) CSS3
4 50 (14.84%) jQuery
5 47 (13.95%) Web Services
6 40 (11.87%) AngularJS
7 39 (11.57%) REST
8 33 (9.79%) .NET
8 33 (9.79%) Django
9 29 (8.61%) Backbone.js
10 24 (7.12%) Play Framework
11 23 (6.82%) Ember.js
11 23 (6.82%) Memcached
12 21 (6.23%) Ajax
13 19 (5.64%) RESTful
13 19 (5.64%) JSON
14 14 (4.15%) React
15 12 (3.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.82%) Mobile App
2 8 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.08%) Replication
3 7 (2.08%) iPhone
3 7 (2.08%) User Experience
4 6 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.19%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.19%) Tandem
6 3 (0.89%) iPad
6 3 (0.89%) Digital Media
6 3 (0.89%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.59%) Online Games
7 2 (0.59%) Semantic Web
7 2 (0.59%) RIA
7 2 (0.59%) Social Gaming
7 2 (0.59%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 58 (17.21%) Linux
2 37 (10.98%) UNIX
3 17 (5.04%) Android
4 13 (3.86%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.48%) Windows
5 5 (1.48%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.89%) CentOS
6 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.59%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (50.74%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (43.32%) TDD
3 83 (24.63%) BDD
4 73 (21.66%) Scrum
5 45 (13.35%) Web Development
6 37 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (10.68%) Open Source
8 34 (10.09%) E-Commerce
9 31 (9.20%) DevOps
10 28 (8.31%) Kanban
11 27 (8.01%) Software Engineering
12 24 (7.12%) OO
13 22 (6.53%) Pair Programming
14 21 (6.23%) MVC
14 21 (6.23%) Configuration Management
15 20 (5.93%) SDLC
16 17 (5.04%) Mentoring
17 15 (4.45%) Software Architecture
18 14 (4.15%) Refactoring
18 14 (4.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 336 (99.70%) Ruby
2 173 (51.34%) JavaScript
3 56 (16.62%) SQL
4 51 (15.13%) Java
5 40 (11.87%) Python
6 20 (5.93%) Scala
7 17 (5.04%) C#
8 15 (4.45%) Go
9 11 (3.26%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.97%) Groovy
11 9 (2.67%) Perl
12 7 (2.08%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.78%) Clojure
14 5 (1.48%) PHP
15 4 (1.19%) Erlang
15 4 (1.19%) F#
15 4 (1.19%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.19%) XAML
16 1 (0.30%) C++
16 1 (0.30%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (1.78%) Degree
2 2 (0.59%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 21 (6.23%) Varnish
2 10 (2.97%) Docker
2 10 (2.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.08%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.89%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.30%) XenApp
6 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 49 (14.54%) Puppet
2 28 (8.31%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (4.45%) Vagrant
4 14 (4.15%) Ansible
5 7 (2.08%) Capistrano
6 5 (1.48%) Mesos
7 4 (1.19%) CA LISA
8 2 (0.59%) Salt
9 1 (0.30%) Nagios
9 1 (0.30%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.30%) Graphite
9 1 (0.30%) logstash
Vendors
1 14 (4.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.97%) Rackspace
3 8 (2.37%) VMware
4 5 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.19%) AppDynamics
5 4 (1.19%) Pega
5 4 (1.19%) Google
5 4 (1.19%) IBM
5 4 (1.19%) HP
5 4 (1.19%) CA
5 4 (1.19%) Oracle
6 3 (0.89%) SaltStack
7 2 (0.59%) Sencha
7 2 (0.59%) Coverity
8 1 (0.30%) Apple
8 1 (0.30%) Citrix
8 1 (0.30%) Brocade
8 1 (0.30%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (0.30%) Vyatta
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