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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.01% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +425.92%
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
237 207 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.01% 24.13% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 123 144
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) Ruby
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (84.62%) MySQL
3 11 (84.62%) CSS
4 8 (61.54%) HTML
4 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
4 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (53.85%) Apache
6 6 (46.15%) Java
7 5 (38.46%) Web Services
7 5 (38.46%) XML
7 5 (38.46%) RSpec
8 4 (30.77%) Selenium
8 4 (30.77%) Grails
8 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
8 4 (30.77%) Node.js
8 4 (30.77%) REST
8 4 (30.77%) hybris
8 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
8 4 (30.77%) Scrum
8 4 (30.77%) Spring
8 4 (30.77%) Maven
8 4 (30.77%) JSON
8 4 (30.77%) ATG
8 4 (30.77%) Backbone.js
8 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
8 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (53.85%) Apache
2 4 (30.77%) Node.js
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) MySQL
2 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
2 5 (38.46%) RSpec
3 4 (30.77%) Maven
3 4 (30.77%) Selenium
4 3 (23.08%) JIRA
5 2 (15.38%) Subversion
5 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
6 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
6 1 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (7.69%) Mocha
6 1 (7.69%) webpack
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) Apache Commons
4 4 (30.77%) Backbone.js
4 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
4 4 (30.77%) Grails
4 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
4 4 (30.77%) JSON
4 4 (30.77%) REST
4 4 (30.77%) Spring
4 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 2 (15.38%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Ruby
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) VB
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) VBScript
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (7.69%) Delphi
6 1 (7.69%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) ATG
1 4 (30.77%) hybris
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft