The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 45 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 5 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.93% 4.06% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.27% 9.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 0
Average daily rate £340 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £55.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-58.10% -21.83%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
153 198 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 28.33% 42.31% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 128 72
Average daily rate £350 £363 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £15.25 £45.00 £22.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.11% +98.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Ruby
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Ruby Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Ruby
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Nottingham -16 5 £340 -28.42% 2
Ruby
East Midlands

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) DOM
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Back Office
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (14.29%) Bower
2 1 (14.29%) CasperJS
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) gulp
2 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) webpack
2 1 (14.29%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Unix Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Unix Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Unix Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) DOM
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Browserify
4 1 (14.29%) Handlebars
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Microservices
1 2 (28.57%) Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle