The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Ruby on Rails Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank - 144 128
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 0 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.17% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 6
Median daily rate - £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3597 3446 2951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.76% 94.72% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2232 1998 1595
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 194 176
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.43 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Ruby on Rails Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

Ruby on Rails Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Ruby on Rails Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer across the North West region.

Ruby on Rails Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Ruby on Rails Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Wicket
2 1 (50.00%) JRuby
2 1 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Wicket
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) JMX
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) OWASP
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Go
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
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