The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 45 46 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.33% 0.29% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 0.79% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £71.00
Ruby on Rails
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
131 127 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 42.95% 37.24% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 104 25
Median daily rate £450 £403 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% +23.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -58.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Ruby on Rails
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby