The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank - 37 36
Contract jobs citing Ruby 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 0.87% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.13% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +30.76%
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
Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
64 64 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 29.49% 27.71% 61.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 72
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £401 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +171.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 22 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) Velocity
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) RSpec
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Sinatra
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Capybara
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Capybara
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (100.00%) Velocity
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Sinatra
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL