The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 149 124 117
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -7
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 3 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.079% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 2.13% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 4
Average daily rate £358 £325 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £290 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £440 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +425.92%
Ruby on Rails
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1037 847 741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 27.28% 26.17% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 548 425
Average daily rate £360 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 23 14
Average hourly rate £37.00 £22.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.44% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.65 £19.23 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £42.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Ruby on Rails
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 across the North West region.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Ruby on Rails
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Ruby on Rails Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Ruby on Rails
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -10 1 £340 -9.33%
Merseyside - 1 £375 -
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails.

1 16 (100.00%) Ruby
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (43.75%) Apache
5 6 (37.50%) Python
5 6 (37.50%) Web Services
5 6 (37.50%) HTTP
5 6 (37.50%) C++
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) C
5 6 (37.50%) .NET
5 6 (37.50%) MySQL
5 6 (37.50%) JUnit
5 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (37.50%) Subversion
5 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 5 (31.25%) FQL
6 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
6 5 (31.25%) Data Management
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (31.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (31.25%) PHPUnit
6 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
6 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
6 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (31.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (12.50%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) HTTP
2 5 (31.25%) Internet
2 5 (31.25%) SMTP
3 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (37.50%) MySQL
3 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 6 (37.50%) JUnit
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
2 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) NUnit
2 5 (31.25%) PHPUnit
2 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
3 2 (12.50%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Digital Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) VB Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) Web Services
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) CAML
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) Django
2 5 (31.25%) jQuery
2 5 (31.25%) LAMP
2 5 (31.25%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (12.50%) Sinatra
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) J2SE
4 1 (6.25%) Java ME
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) DTV
3 1 (6.25%) STB
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Mac OS X
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Data Management
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (31.25%) Web Design
5 3 (18.75%) BDD
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Android Development
6 1 (6.25%) B2B
6 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) Open Source
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (37.50%) C
2 6 (37.50%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) FQL
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
3 5 (31.25%) VB
3 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
3 5 (31.25%) VBA
3 5 (31.25%) VBScript
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (31.25%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Capistrano
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
North West England
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