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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 251 226 253
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +27
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 167 215 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.90% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.27% 2.91% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 168 150
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.42% +0.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £516 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £336
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +15.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £71.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-88.73% +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
7370 7386 7822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.01% 30.97% 31.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5368 5231 5622
Average daily rate £435 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 47 70
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.51 £17.50 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £51.20 £57.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 -1 28 £475 +35.71% 18
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Ruby on Rails
England

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 338 (99.71%) Ruby
2 173 (51.03%) JavaScript
3 164 (48.38%) Agile Software Development
4 155 (45.72%) TDD
5 152 (44.84%) CSS
6 123 (36.28%) HTML
7 84 (24.78%) BDD
8 82 (24.19%) RSpec
9 65 (19.17%) SQL
10 64 (18.88%) MySQL
11 63 (18.58%) Java
11 63 (18.58%) Git (software)
12 61 (17.99%) Scrum
13 59 (17.40%) Cucumber
14 54 (15.93%) HTML5
15 51 (15.04%) Linux
16 48 (14.16%) Web Development
17 46 (13.57%) MongoDB
18 44 (12.98%) Sinatra
18 44 (12.98%) Python
19 42 (12.39%) E-Commerce
19 42 (12.39%) CSS3
20 41 (12.09%) jQuery
21 40 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
22 39 (11.50%) Amazon AWS
23 38 (11.21%) .NET
23 38 (11.21%) Puppet
23 38 (11.21%) AngularJS
24 37 (10.91%) Backbone.js
24 37 (10.91%) DevOps

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 26 (7.67%) Node.js
2 11 (3.24%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.06%) Drupal
5 6 (1.77%) Apache
6 4 (1.18%) nginx
7 2 (0.59%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.59%) CMS
7 2 (0.59%) WordPress
7 2 (0.59%) IIS
8 1 (0.29%) JBoss
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.29%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (0.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.29%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 39 (11.50%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (7.67%) Heroku
3 14 (4.13%) SaaS
4 9 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (2.06%) GitHub
6 6 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.59%) IaaS
7 2 (0.59%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.29%) Force.com
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.47%) HTTP
2 4 (1.18%) Internet
2 4 (1.18%) LDAP
3 3 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.59%) Firewall
4 2 (0.59%) Network Security
5 1 (0.29%) NAS
5 1 (0.29%) VPN
5 1 (0.29%) SSL
5 1 (0.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (18.88%) MySQL
2 46 (13.57%) MongoDB
3 37 (10.91%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (8.85%) NoSQL
5 24 (7.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (4.42%) Redis
7 11 (3.24%) Relational Database
7 11 (3.24%) SQL Server
8 9 (2.65%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.47%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.47%) Big Data
10 3 (0.88%) HBase
11 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.59%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.29%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.29%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 82 (24.19%) RSpec
2 63 (18.58%) Git (software)
3 59 (17.40%) Cucumber
4 18 (5.31%) Jenkins
5 16 (4.72%) Selenium
6 14 (4.13%) JUnit
7 13 (3.83%) Capybara
8 12 (3.54%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.47%) Grunt
10 4 (1.18%) SonarQube
10 4 (1.18%) JIRA
10 4 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.88%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.88%) Mocha
11 3 (0.88%) Subversion
11 3 (0.88%) Maven
11 3 (0.88%) Bower
12 2 (0.59%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.59%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.59%) Redmine
General
1 25 (7.37%) Finance
2 14 (4.13%) Marketing
3 10 (2.95%) Publishing
4 7 (2.06%) Games
5 6 (1.77%) Retail
6 3 (0.88%) Advertising
7 2 (0.59%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.29%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 233 (68.73%) Developer
2 104 (30.68%) Ruby Developer
3 91 (26.84%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 50 (14.75%) Senior Developer
5 44 (12.98%) Architect
6 24 (7.08%) Technical Architect
7 21 (6.19%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
8 15 (4.42%) Senior Architect
9 13 (3.83%) Java Developer
10 11 (3.24%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (3.24%) Front-End Developer
11 10 (2.95%) Digital Architect
11 10 (2.95%) Full Stack Developer
12 9 (2.65%) Digital Technical Architect
12 9 (2.65%) Analyst
13 7 (2.06%) Test Analyst
13 7 (2.06%) JavaScript Developer
14 6 (1.77%) Software Developer
15 5 (1.47%) Web Developer
15 5 (1.47%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (44.84%) CSS
2 123 (36.28%) HTML
3 54 (15.93%) HTML5
4 44 (12.98%) Sinatra
5 42 (12.39%) CSS3
6 41 (12.09%) jQuery
7 38 (11.21%) .NET
7 38 (11.21%) AngularJS
8 37 (10.91%) Backbone.js
9 32 (9.44%) REST
9 32 (9.44%) Ember.js
10 31 (9.14%) Web Services
11 30 (8.85%) Django
12 26 (7.67%) JSON
13 24 (7.08%) Ajax
14 23 (6.78%) Play Framework
15 15 (4.42%) Sass
16 14 (4.13%) KnockoutJS
17 13 (3.83%) React
17 13 (3.83%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.26%) Mobile App
2 10 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.65%) User Experience
3 9 (2.65%) iPhone
4 6 (1.77%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.47%) iPad
5 5 (1.47%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (1.18%) Tandem
6 4 (1.18%) Social Network
7 3 (0.88%) Visualisation
7 3 (0.88%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.88%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.59%) Social Gaming
8 2 (0.59%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.59%) Clustering
8 2 (0.59%) Semantic Web
8 2 (0.59%) RIA
8 2 (0.59%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 51 (15.04%) Linux
2 28 (8.26%) UNIX
3 16 (4.72%) Android
4 12 (3.54%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.77%) Windows
6 5 (1.47%) CentOS
6 5 (1.47%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.59%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (48.38%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (45.72%) TDD
3 84 (24.78%) BDD
4 61 (17.99%) Scrum
5 48 (14.16%) Web Development
6 42 (12.39%) E-Commerce
7 40 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (10.91%) DevOps
9 36 (10.62%) Open Source
10 25 (7.37%) OO
11 24 (7.08%) Software Engineering
12 23 (6.78%) MVC
12 23 (6.78%) Kanban
13 21 (6.19%) Pair Programming
13 21 (6.19%) Mentoring
14 20 (5.90%) Configuration Management
15 17 (5.01%) Refactoring
16 15 (4.42%) SDLC
17 12 (3.54%) ITIL
18 11 (3.24%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 338 (99.71%) Ruby
2 173 (51.03%) JavaScript
3 65 (19.17%) SQL
4 63 (18.58%) Java
5 44 (12.98%) Python
6 26 (7.67%) Scala
7 19 (5.60%) Go
8 16 (4.72%) C#
9 15 (4.42%) Perl
10 13 (3.83%) PHP
11 6 (1.77%) XAML
11 6 (1.77%) Erlang
11 6 (1.77%) Groovy
11 6 (1.77%) F#
12 5 (1.47%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.47%) Clojure
13 4 (1.18%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.59%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (2.36%) Degree
2 6 (1.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.06%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (6.49%) Docker
2 11 (3.24%) Varnish
3 6 (1.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.59%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (11.21%) Puppet
2 30 (8.85%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (6.19%) Ansible
4 9 (2.65%) Vagrant
5 7 (2.06%) Mesos
6 5 (1.47%) Salt
7 4 (1.18%) CA LISA
8 2 (0.59%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.29%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (2.95%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (2.65%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.65%) Rackspace
3 7 (2.06%) Oracle
4 6 (1.77%) SaltStack
5 4 (1.18%) AppDynamics
5 4 (1.18%) HP
5 4 (1.18%) CA
5 4 (1.18%) IBM
5 4 (1.18%) Pega
6 3 (0.88%) Google
6 3 (0.88%) VMware
7 2 (0.59%) SAP
7 2 (0.59%) Coverity
7 2 (0.59%) Sencha
8 1 (0.29%) New Relic
8 1 (0.29%) Akamai
8 1 (0.29%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe
8 1 (0.29%) Omniture
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