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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 38 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 14 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.85% 0.59% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.54% 2.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £331 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £398 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +22.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +118.46%
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
214 87 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 43.58% 25.66% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 43 66
Average daily rate £368 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.29% -66.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 2015. 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
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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 +3 13 £575 +73.58% 3
Ruby
East Midlands

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 21 (65.63%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (53.13%) Configuration Management
3 17 (53.13%) Jenkins
3 17 (53.13%) DevOps
4 15 (46.88%) Linux
4 15 (46.88%) Python
5 13 (40.63%) Finance
6 12 (37.50%) MySQL
7 9 (28.13%) PHP
7 9 (28.13%) Java
7 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (28.13%) Puppet
8 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (25.00%) MongoDB
9 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
9 7 (21.88%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (21.88%) Hudson
9 7 (21.88%) Apache Qpid
9 7 (21.88%) Redis
9 7 (21.88%) Ansible
9 7 (21.88%) SaltStack
9 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (21.88%) Public Cloud
9 7 (21.88%) SQL
9 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
9 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
10 6 (18.75%) Zenoss
10 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 7 (21.88%) Apache Qpid
2 6 (18.75%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) MySQL
2 8 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
3 7 (21.88%) Redis
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Jenkins
2 7 (21.88%) Hudson
2 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) Maven
4 3 (9.38%) Selenium
4 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
4 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) DevOps Engineer
1 13 (40.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
4 3 (9.38%) QA Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Head of Technology
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) DBA
5 2 (6.25%) Programmer
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) AWS Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.13%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (18.75%) .NET
3 5 (15.63%) SOAP
3 5 (15.63%) Web Services
3 5 (15.63%) RESTful
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Public Cloud
2 5 (15.63%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Ubuntu
2 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (15.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) Configuration Management
2 17 (53.13%) DevOps
3 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (15.63%) OOD
6 5 (15.63%) OO
7 4 (12.50%) Open Source
8 3 (9.38%) BDD
8 3 (9.38%) Network Management
8 3 (9.38%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
8 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
8 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
8 3 (9.38%) Project Management
9 1 (3.13%) Change Management
9 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.13%) Migration
9 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Python
2 9 (28.13%) PHP
2 9 (28.13%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 6 (18.75%) Perl
4 6 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (9.38%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
1 3 (9.38%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (65.63%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (28.13%) Puppet
3 7 (21.88%) Ansible
4 6 (18.75%) Zenoss
5 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) SaltStack
2 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) Percona