The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 44 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Contract jobs citing Ruby 2 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.48% 4.03% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.34% 13.33% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 6
Median daily rate £475 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
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
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
149 120 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 35.65% 30.23% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 81 60
Median daily rate £450 £356 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £493 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £14.96
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 Northamptonshire

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Ruby
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -17 2 £475 +26.66% 2
Ruby
East Midlands

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) nginx
2 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 4 (57.14%) OpenStack
2 4 (57.14%) Ant
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (57.14%) Maven
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Kanban
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) Confluence
3 3 (42.86%) Puppet
3 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) Confluence
1 4 (57.14%) nginx
1 4 (57.14%) OpenStack
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) DataStax
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) HBase
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) Ant
2 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) Maven
3 3 (42.86%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop Specialist
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Kanban
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (42.86%) Puppet
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cloudera