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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 76 72 74
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 0.48% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -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 £9.00 - £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
220 209 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.18% 22.84% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 139 123
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 8 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (62.50%) Apache
4 5 (62.50%) MySQL
4 5 (62.50%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
5 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (50.00%) Gherkin
5 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (50.00%) Apache Commons
5 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) ATG
5 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (50.00%) JSON
5 4 (50.00%) Selenium
5 4 (50.00%) Grails
5 4 (50.00%) hybris
5 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (50.00%) Node.js
5 4 (50.00%) REST
5 4 (50.00%) Maven
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) Spring
6 3 (37.50%) RSpec
6 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (37.50%) XML
6 3 (37.50%) SOAP

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 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 4 (50.00%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) CMS
3 1 (12.50%) Drupal
3 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
3 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
3 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
3 4 (50.00%) Maven
3 4 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (37.50%) RSpec
5 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
6 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) JIRA
6 1 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (12.50%) Mocha
6 1 (12.50%) webpack
General
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) IT Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Apache Commons
3 4 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 4 (50.00%) Grails
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
6 1 (12.50%) Phusion Passenger
6 1 (12.50%) React
6 1 (12.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) ES6
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) ATG
1 4 (50.00%) hybris
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
2 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
2 1 (12.50%) VMware