The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.25 £55.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-58.10% -21.83%
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
57 42 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 33.93% 25.77% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 23 28
Median daily rate £350 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £403 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 15
Median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) VMS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Ant
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (80.00%) Hudson
2 4 (80.00%) Splunk

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Ant
2 4 (80.00%) Hudson
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) VMS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Splunk
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) VMware