The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Ruby on Rails Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 245 254 257
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 6 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.076% 0.12% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.12% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 7
Median daily rate £450 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -22.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Ruby on Rails 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
7374 8922 9228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.71% 94.87% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4315 5159 5061
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 504 507
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.77 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +11.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Ruby on Rails Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Ruby on Rails Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails Developer across the South East region.

Ruby on Rails Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Ruby on Rails Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer across the South East region.

Ruby on Rails Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 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
Surrey - 5 £450 -
Berkshire +5 1 £375 +25.00%
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Ruby
1 20 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (70.00%) Python
4 13 (65.00%) Java
5 11 (55.00%) MySQL
6 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (45.00%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (40.00%) CSS
8 7 (35.00%) HTML
8 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (30.00%) Scrum
10 5 (25.00%) Web Development
10 5 (25.00%) jQuery
10 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
11 4 (20.00%) OpenStack
11 4 (20.00%) TDD
11 4 (20.00%) SQL
11 4 (20.00%) Linux
11 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 4 (20.00%) SDLC
12 3 (15.00%) BDD
12 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
13 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu

Ruby on Rails 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 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) IaaS
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) RSpec
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
5 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.00%) Django
6 1 (5.00%) ELK Stack
6 1 (5.00%) Phusion Passenger
6 1 (5.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) iPad
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (45.00%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) Web Development
5 4 (20.00%) SDLC
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (5.00%) Android Development
8 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
8 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Ruby
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (70.00%) Python
4 13 (65.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Go
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (5.00%) Kibana
1 1 (5.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP