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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 245 266 241
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 10 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.050% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.053% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 10
Median daily rate £343 £425 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.41% +2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £425 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
7858 9402 8618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.79% 94.73% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4767 5659 4754
Median daily rate £400 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 440 456
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +13.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Ruby on Rails Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 September 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
Hampshire - 6 £325 -
Oxfordshire -14 2 £325 -23.52%
Surrey - 2 £450 - 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 28 September 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 17 (100.00%) Ruby
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) MySQL
3 11 (64.71%) CSS
4 10 (58.82%) Python
5 9 (52.94%) Java
6 7 (41.18%) HTML
7 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
7 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
7 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
7 6 (35.29%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) jQuery
9 4 (23.53%) Linux
9 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
9 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
9 4 (23.53%) SDLC
9 4 (23.53%) MariaDB
9 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
10 3 (17.65%) IaaS
10 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
10 3 (17.65%) SaaS
10 3 (17.65%) PaaS
10 3 (17.65%) Perl
10 3 (17.65%) PHP
11 2 (11.76%) Apache
11 2 (11.76%) Web Development

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 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) IaaS
2 3 (17.65%) PaaS
2 3 (17.65%) SaaS
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
3 4 (23.53%) MariaDB
3 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) RSpec
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (64.71%) CSS
3 7 (41.18%) HTML
4 5 (29.41%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.88%) Django
6 1 (5.88%) ELK Stack
6 1 (5.88%) Phusion Passenger
6 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) iPad
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
1 6 (35.29%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (23.53%) SDLC
3 2 (11.76%) Web Development
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Android Development
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) Python
4 9 (52.94%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) Perl
6 3 (17.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Capistrano
1 1 (5.88%) Kibana
1 1 (5.88%) logstash