The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 59 77 66
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Contract jobs citing Ruby 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.80% 0.097% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.62% 0.34% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £520 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.23% +21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £389
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £8.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -88.73%
Ruby
Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
191 291 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.71% 28.12% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 150 121
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.30 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £18.70 £16.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 5 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 5 (100.00%) HBase
1 5 (100.00%) HDFS
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 5 (100.00%) DataStax
1 5 (100.00%) Presales
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL V2
4 2 (40.00%) SCOM

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) DataStax
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) HBase
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 5 (100.00%) Presales
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL V2
3 3 (60.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cloudera