The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.20% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £50.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+42.00% +21.21%
Ruby
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 73 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 29.32% 25.80% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 37 29
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ruby across the Middlesex region.

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Ruby
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Ruby 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.

1 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Ruby 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Middlesex
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Middlesex
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 24 days ago