The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 17 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.50% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-75.00% -43.66%
Ruby
South Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
183 108 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 48.41% 38.99% 41.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 60 47
Median daily rate £400 £325 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +6.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £243 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Ruby
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 32 (94.12%) Linux
2 30 (88.24%) Puppet
2 30 (88.24%) DevOps
3 24 (70.59%) Python
4 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
5 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (58.82%) nginx
6 20 (58.82%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (55.88%) Bash Shell
8 16 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (47.06%) MongoDB
9 15 (44.12%) Docker
9 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
9 15 (44.12%) MySQL
10 14 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (38.24%) Cloud Computing
11 13 (38.24%) Git (software)
12 12 (35.29%) Ansible
12 12 (35.29%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (35.29%) LEMP Stack
12 12 (35.29%) LAPP Stack
12 12 (35.29%) Travis CI
12 12 (35.29%) Jetty
12 12 (35.29%) WebSphere
12 12 (35.29%) Windows
12 12 (35.29%) Tomcat
12 12 (35.29%) IPsec
12 12 (35.29%) LAMP
12 12 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (35.29%) Java

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 20 (58.82%) nginx
2 12 (35.29%) IIS
2 12 (35.29%) Jetty
2 12 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 12 (35.29%) WebSphere
3 5 (14.71%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.94%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) BigMachines
1 1 (2.94%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 16 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (38.24%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (23.53%) GitHub
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.94%) IaaS
5 1 (2.94%) PaaS
5 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) DHCP
1 12 (35.29%) DNS
1 12 (35.29%) FTP
1 12 (35.29%) HTTP
1 12 (35.29%) IPsec
1 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (47.06%) MongoDB
2 15 (44.12%) MySQL
3 12 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (32.35%) NoSQL
5 3 (8.82%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
2 13 (38.24%) Git (software)
3 12 (35.29%) Travis CI
4 8 (23.53%) Artifactory
4 8 (23.53%) GitLab
5 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.94%) JIRA
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.94%) RSpec
5 1 (2.94%) Selenium
5 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 9 (26.47%) Lead DevOps
4 8 (23.53%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (2.94%) Programmer
6 1 (2.94%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) LAMP
1 12 (35.29%) LAPP Stack
1 12 (35.29%) LEMP Stack
1 12 (35.29%) Servlets
2 8 (23.53%) Sensu
3 7 (20.59%) MCollective
4 3 (8.82%) Dropwizard
4 3 (8.82%) Kafka
4 3 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (8.82%) Web Services
5 2 (5.88%) CSS
5 2 (5.88%) HTML
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.94%) CSS3
6 1 (2.94%) HTML5
6 1 (2.94%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) Mason
6 1 (2.94%) Sinatra
6 1 (2.94%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.82%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.94%) Telematics
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (94.12%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
3 9 (26.47%) CoreOS
4 4 (11.76%) Unix
5 3 (8.82%) CentOS
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) DevOps
2 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (35.29%) Configuration Management
4 12 (35.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (20.59%) Scrum
6 5 (14.71%) Open Source
6 5 (14.71%) Security Hardening
7 4 (11.76%) Microservices
8 3 (8.82%) Data Management
8 3 (8.82%) SDLC
9 2 (5.88%) BDD
10 1 (2.94%) Coaching
10 1 (2.94%) CRM
10 1 (2.94%) MVC
10 1 (2.94%) OO
10 1 (2.94%) TDD
10 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) Python
2 19 (55.88%) Bash Shell
3 12 (35.29%) Java
4 11 (32.35%) Go
4 11 (32.35%) SQL
5 6 (17.65%) Erlang
6 5 (14.71%) Perl
7 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.88%) PHP
8 1 (2.94%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Docker
2 11 (32.35%) etcd
2 11 (32.35%) flannel
3 8 (23.53%) Ceph
3 8 (23.53%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 30 (88.24%) Puppet
2 20 (58.82%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (35.29%) Ansible
4 11 (32.35%) Graphite
4 11 (32.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 11 (32.35%) Kubernetes
4 11 (32.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 9 (26.47%) rkt
6 8 (23.53%) HAProxy
6 8 (23.53%) logstash
7 3 (8.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Rackspace
2 3 (8.82%) Splunk
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.94%) Siebel
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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