The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby 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
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 14 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.29% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +30.76%
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
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 67 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 42.96% 29.91% 43.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 40 48
Average daily rate £375 £375 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £28.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 - £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing Ruby 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.

1 23 (76.67%) Linux
2 16 (53.33%) Java
3 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (43.33%) DevOps
5 12 (40.00%) Perl
5 12 (40.00%) Python
5 12 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 12 (40.00%) Puppet
6 11 (36.67%) Unix
7 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 9 (30.00%) HTML
8 9 (30.00%) CSS
9 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
9 8 (26.67%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (26.67%) Docker
10 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (23.33%) BDD
10 7 (23.33%) Scrum
10 7 (23.33%) TDD
11 6 (20.00%) SQL
11 6 (20.00%) OO
11 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
11 6 (20.00%) CentOS
11 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
11 6 (20.00%) Ansible
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing Ruby 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.00%) nginx
3 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.67%) Node.js
4 1 (3.33%) Confluence
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) Jetty
4 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) BigMachines
1 1 (3.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Heroku
3 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.67%) GitHub
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
1 3 (10.00%) SNMP
2 2 (6.67%) IMAP
2 2 (6.67%) LDAP
2 2 (6.67%) POP3
2 2 (6.67%) SMTP
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) FTP
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) IPsec
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.67%) CouchDB
4 2 (6.67%) InfluxDB
4 2 (6.67%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) Maven
3 3 (10.00%) Selenium
4 2 (6.67%) Artifactory
4 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.67%) GitLab
4 2 (6.67%) RSpec
4 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.33%) JIRA
5 1 (3.33%) JMeter
5 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (3.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Developer
1 10 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (10.00%) WebLogic Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) WebLogic Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) CSS
1 9 (30.00%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (13.33%) CSS3
3 4 (13.33%) HTML5
3 4 (13.33%) J2EE
3 4 (13.33%) MCollective
3 4 (13.33%) Sensu
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (6.67%) Apache Thrift
5 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
5 2 (6.67%) ELK Stack
5 2 (6.67%) Kafka
5 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (6.67%) React
6 1 (3.33%) Handlebars
6 1 (3.33%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (3.33%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (3.33%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.67%) Private Cloud
1 2 (6.67%) Smartphone
1 2 (6.67%) Telematics
1 2 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) Unix
3 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (20.00%) CentOS
5 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
5 4 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (6.67%) CoreOS
6 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) DevOps
3 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (23.33%) BDD
4 7 (23.33%) Scrum
4 7 (23.33%) TDD
5 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (20.00%) OO
6 4 (13.33%) Build Automation
7 3 (10.00%) Microservices
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) Data Management
8 2 (6.67%) Functional Programming
8 2 (6.67%) MVC
8 2 (6.67%) Open Source
8 2 (6.67%) Pair Programming
8 2 (6.67%) SDLC
8 2 (6.67%) Security Hardening
8 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (40.00%) Perl
2 12 (40.00%) Python
3 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) Korn
6 2 (6.67%) C++
6 2 (6.67%) Go
6 2 (6.67%) PHP
6 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.33%) Apex Code
7 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.33%) C
7 1 (3.33%) C#
7 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.33%) Scala
7 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Docker
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Ceph
3 2 (6.67%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) Puppet
2 6 (20.00%) Ansible
3 4 (13.33%) Graphite
3 4 (13.33%) logstash
3 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.67%) Grafana
4 2 (6.67%) HAProxy
4 2 (6.67%) Kibana
4 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes
4 2 (6.67%) Salt
4 2 (6.67%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Pega
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Splunk
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.33%) Siebel
5 1 (3.33%) Twitter
Sheffield
Mason Frank International
Posted: 11 days ago