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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 41 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.47% - 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% - 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£331 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+42.00% +11.11%
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
126 243 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 29.51% 42.63% 34.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 102 72
Average daily rate £325 £318 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +142.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 £12.83 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £18.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
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 17 September 2014. 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 - 2 £331 - 1
Ruby
East Midlands

Ruby
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Golang
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Golang
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle