The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 18 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.75% 0.40% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.63% 1.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £409
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -47.18%

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

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 52 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 28.57% 20.72% 39.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 36 71
Median daily rate £450 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £421 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £41.00 £94.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.61% +190.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Nimsoft
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) SoftLayer
2 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) vRealize
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) FlexPod
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) Nimsoft