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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 35 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 20 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.75% 0.36% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.93% 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £381
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-77.50% -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 99 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 43.47% 35.23% 37.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 60 55
Median daily rate £425 £370 £302
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +22.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £11.50 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 - £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 - £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 28 May 2016.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 27 (79.41%) Puppet
2 27 (79.41%) DevOps
3 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
4 21 (61.76%) Python
4 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (52.94%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 17 (50.00%) nginx
7 15 (44.12%) Docker
8 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
8 14 (41.18%) MongoDB
9 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
9 13 (38.24%) Java
10 12 (35.29%) SQL
10 12 (35.29%) MySQL
10 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
10 12 (35.29%) Graphite
11 11 (32.35%) Ansible
11 11 (32.35%) Go
11 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
11 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (29.41%) Kubernetes
12 10 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (29.41%) etcd
12 10 (29.41%) flannel
12 10 (29.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 10 (29.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 9 (26.47%) LEMP Stack

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 17 (50.00%) nginx
2 9 (26.47%) IIS
2 9 (26.47%) Jetty
2 9 (26.47%) Tomcat
2 9 (26.47%) WebSphere
3 5 (14.71%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.94%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.94%) Confluence
4 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) BigMachines
1 1 (2.94%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 18 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (23.53%) GitHub
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (8.82%) Heroku
6 1 (2.94%) IaaS
6 1 (2.94%) PaaS
6 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) DHCP
1 9 (26.47%) DNS
1 9 (26.47%) FTP
1 9 (26.47%) HTTP
1 9 (26.47%) IPsec
1 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) MongoDB
2 12 (35.29%) MySQL
2 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
3 9 (26.47%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (11.76%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
2 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
3 9 (26.47%) 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 21 (61.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (20.59%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Developer
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.94%) Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) LAMP
1 9 (26.47%) LAPP Stack
1 9 (26.47%) LEMP Stack
1 9 (26.47%) Servlets
2 8 (23.53%) Sensu
3 7 (20.59%) MCollective
4 5 (14.71%) CSS
4 5 (14.71%) HTML
4 5 (14.71%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 4 (11.76%) CSS3
5 4 (11.76%) Dropwizard
5 4 (11.76%) HTML5
5 4 (11.76%) Kafka
5 4 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (8.82%) Web Services
7 2 (5.88%) Backbone.js
7 2 (5.88%) jQuery
7 2 (5.88%) React
8 1 (2.94%) Apache Thrift
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 4 (11.76%) 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 9 (26.47%) CoreOS
2 9 (26.47%) Windows
3 5 (14.71%) Unix
4 4 (11.76%) CentOS
4 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) DevOps
2 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
3 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (26.47%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (23.53%) Scrum
6 6 (17.65%) Microservices
7 5 (14.71%) BDD
7 5 (14.71%) Open Source
8 4 (11.76%) Data Management
8 4 (11.76%) SDLC
8 4 (11.76%) Security Hardening
8 4 (11.76%) TDD
9 3 (8.82%) OO
10 2 (5.88%) Web Development
11 1 (2.94%) Coaching
11 1 (2.94%) Front End Development
11 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
11 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) Python
2 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 13 (38.24%) Java
4 12 (35.29%) SQL
5 11 (32.35%) Go
6 6 (17.65%) Erlang
7 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
7 5 (14.71%) Perl
8 2 (5.88%) PHP
9 1 (2.94%) Apex Code
9 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 10 (29.41%) etcd
2 10 (29.41%) flannel
3 8 (23.53%) Ceph
3 8 (23.53%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 27 (79.41%) Puppet
2 18 (52.94%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (35.29%) Graphite
4 11 (32.35%) Ansible
5 10 (29.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 10 (29.41%) Kubernetes
5 10 (29.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 8 (23.53%) HAProxy
6 8 (23.53%) logstash
7 4 (11.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Splunk
3 3 (8.82%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.94%) Siebel