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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 70 66 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.35% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% 1.01% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £71.00
Ruby on Rails
Berkshire

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
197 199 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.88% 23.41% 21.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 137 104
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £464 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £19.61 - £19.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 - £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Ruby on Rails Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) MySQL
3 6 (66.67%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
4 5 (55.56%) Node.js
5 4 (44.44%) REST
5 4 (44.44%) Gherkin
5 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
5 4 (44.44%) hybris
5 4 (44.44%) Apache Commons
5 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (44.44%) Selenium
5 4 (44.44%) Grails
5 4 (44.44%) JSON
5 4 (44.44%) Maven
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Spring
5 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
5 4 (44.44%) ATG
5 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
5 4 (44.44%) Apache
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) XML

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) Joomla!
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Bluemix
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
3 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (11.11%) Neo4j
4 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
2 4 (44.44%) Maven
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
3 2 (22.22%) RSpec
4 1 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (11.11%) Mocha
4 1 (11.11%) webpack
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Architect
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Graduate
4 2 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) IT Graduate
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) Node.js
3 4 (44.44%) Apache Commons
3 4 (44.44%) Gherkin
3 4 (44.44%) Grails
3 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
3 4 (44.44%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
1 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) C
6 1 (11.11%) ES6
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) ATG
1 4 (44.44%) hybris
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Rackspace
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
2 1 (11.11%) VMware