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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 25 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.63% - 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% - 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £650 - £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £71.00
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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 63 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 24.68% 22.26% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 38 55
Median daily rate £400 £361 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.72% +11.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £36.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Slough region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
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%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS

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%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Azure DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) FlexPod
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) VCE vBlock
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
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%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk