The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby 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 over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 58 65 65
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 7 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.92% 1.24% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.37% 4.08% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 4
Median daily rate £450 £460 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -3.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £414 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.76% +3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £8.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -88.73%
Ruby
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
208 294 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.26% 30.31% 30.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 220 138
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £28.75 £15.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Ruby
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Ruby Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 15 (83.33%) Python
2 13 (72.22%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) DevOps
4 8 (44.44%) Perl
4 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 8 (44.44%) vSphere
5 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (38.89%) Java
6 6 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) MySQL
7 5 (27.78%) PHP
7 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
8 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
8 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
8 4 (22.22%) Coaching
8 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 4 (22.22%) Node.js
8 4 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (22.22%) Web Development
8 4 (22.22%) Kanban
9 3 (16.67%) LANDesk
9 3 (16.67%) JIRA
9 3 (16.67%) Maven
9 3 (16.67%) Puppet
9 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell

Ruby
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 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Drupal
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Joomla!
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Bluemix
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) AMQP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (27.78%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) Big Data
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) Neo4j
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
1 3 (16.67%) Maven
2 2 (11.11%) Ant
2 2 (11.11%) Gradle
2 2 (11.11%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.56%) Fiddler
3 1 (5.56%) GoCD
3 1 (5.56%) RSpec
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Lead DevOps
2 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Graduate
3 2 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Node.js
1 4 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) FastCGI
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) LINQ
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.56%) WCF
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Coaching
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (22.22%) Kanban
3 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 4 (22.22%) Web Development
4 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (16.67%) High Availability
4 3 (16.67%) ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Python
2 8 (44.44%) Perl
2 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 7 (38.89%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) PHP
5 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) C
6 2 (11.11%) C++
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) F#
7 1 (5.56%) Go
7 1 (5.56%) Haskell
7 1 (5.56%) OCaml
7 1 (5.56%) Rust
7 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) MCITP
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) MCTS
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) vSphere
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Ansible
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix
2 3 (16.67%) Juniper
2 3 (16.67%) LANDesk
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) F5
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Rackspace
3 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
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