The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank - - 58
Contract jobs citing Ruby 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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 West

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
98 171 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 41.00% 44.53% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 96 143
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £460 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 10
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £32.54 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £55.00 £40.84
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 Somerset

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Ruby
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Somerset region.

Ruby Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Ruby
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Somerset

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

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SOA

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft