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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
England / South East
Rank 242 256 257
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 1 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.013% 0.080% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.085% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
Median daily rate £350 £343 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -13.01%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
7107 8235 9165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.70% 94.52% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4151 5028 4901
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 381 427
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire -2 1 £350 -12.50% 1
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 25 February 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) MySQL
5 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (42.86%) Web Development
5 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) BDD
6 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
7 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 1 (14.29%) Electronics
7 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

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 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) RSpec
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Phusion Passenger
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP