The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 58 66 46
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Contract jobs citing Ruby 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.34% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.75% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 £9.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-77.50% -43.66%
Ruby
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
249 268 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.20% 36.22% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 199 101
Median daily rate £390 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Ruby
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Oxford +1 2 £450 - 4
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 7 (77.78%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) React
4 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (22.22%) Django
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
5 2 (22.22%) Sass
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) Mocha
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Puppet
5 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (22.22%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Ansible
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Hyperic

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
2 2 (22.22%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (22.22%) Mocha
3 1 (11.11%) RSpec
3 1 (11.11%) webpack
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) React
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) Django
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (22.22%) Sass
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) BDD
1 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
1 2 (22.22%) OO
1 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) ES6
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Hyperic
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) VMware