The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 73 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% 0.12% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.48% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£513 £700 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £388 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.32% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £71.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-88.73% +42.00%
Ruby on Rails
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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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
270 202 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 26.89% 23.41% 26.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 101 133
Average daily rate £413 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £466 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails.

1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) BigMachines
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Sinatra
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Eloqua
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Django
3 1 (20.00%) Mason
3 1 (20.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Sinatra
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Delphi
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) Apex Code
4 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Siebel
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) Eloqua
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