The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Ruby Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby Developer
Rank 239 256 263
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 7 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.090% 0.074% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.078% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
Median daily rate £475 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £295 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £394 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £393
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -10.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Ruby Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7239 8931 9282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.53% 94.76% 93.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4207 5169 5065
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 506 510
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.89 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Ruby Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Ruby Developer in the job title.

Ruby Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ruby Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Ruby Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Ruby Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Ruby Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Ruby Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent - 3 £600 -
Surrey - 3 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £450 -
Ruby Developer
England

Ruby Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Ruby Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Ruby Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Ruby
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (28.57%) PaaS
4 4 (28.57%) OpenStack
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (28.57%) Extreme Programming
4 4 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) MySQL
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Banking
5 3 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (21.43%) Redis
5 3 (21.43%) Go
5 3 (21.43%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
5 3 (21.43%) Heroku
5 3 (21.43%) vSphere
5 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared

Ruby Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 3 (21.43%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) PaaS
3 3 (21.43%) Heroku
4 1 (7.14%) IaaS
4 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) Redis
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) MariaDB
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
1 5 (35.71%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) Extreme Programming
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Android Development
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Ruby
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Python
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
5 3 (21.43%) Go
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) Perl
7 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) VMware
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