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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 22 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.48% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.77% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+42.00% +11.11%
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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
226 258 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.97% 34.04% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 141 118
Average daily rate £380 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £257 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £13.70 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £12.48 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.94 £22.50 £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (60.00%) WFM
2 3 (60.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) WFM
2 3 (60.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PHP