The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 219 238 225
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 38 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.76% 1.23% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 11
Average daily rate £388 £375 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +33.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £338 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £418 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +425.92%
Ruby on Rails
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2156 2285 1996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.53% 24.28% 23.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1447 1319 1079
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 53 63
Average hourly rate £47.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £18.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £57.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ruby on Rails
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 across the South East region.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Ruby on Rails
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 across the South East region.

Ruby on Rails Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Ruby on Rails
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +10 17 £400 +9.58% 7
Berkshire +17 9 £325 -16.12%
Oxfordshire +7 6 £325 - 2
West Sussex - 4 - -
Surrey -4 2 £600 +60.00%
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails.

1 70 (100.00%) Ruby
2 41 (58.57%) Git (software)
2 41 (58.57%) Jenkins
3 36 (51.43%) Linux
4 33 (47.14%) Python
5 32 (45.71%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (37.14%) CSS
8 26 (37.14%) Puppet
9 24 (34.29%) DevOps
9 24 (34.29%) MySQL
10 23 (32.86%) HTML
10 23 (32.86%) Windows
10 23 (32.86%) Vagrant
11 22 (31.43%) Scrum
12 21 (30.00%) PowerShell
12 21 (30.00%) Mac OS X
12 21 (30.00%) Shell Script
12 21 (30.00%) Unix
13 16 (22.86%) jQuery
13 16 (22.86%) Configuration Management
14 15 (21.43%) RSpec
15 14 (20.00%) Cucumber
15 14 (20.00%) Spring
16 13 (18.57%) Apache
17 12 (17.14%) Java
18 11 (15.71%) Serena
18 11 (15.71%) JIRA
18 11 (15.71%) Backbone.js

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (18.57%) Apache
2 6 (8.57%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.71%) Node.js
4 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.86%) Confluence
5 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.86%) IIS
6 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.71%) SoftLayer
1 4 (5.71%) Sumo Logic
2 2 (2.86%) PaaS
3 1 (1.43%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) HTTP
1 4 (5.71%) SNMP
1 4 (5.71%) SSL
1 4 (5.71%) VPN
1 4 (5.71%) Wireless
2 2 (2.86%) AMQP
3 1 (1.43%) Firewall
3 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.29%) MySQL
2 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.14%) MariaDB
3 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.86%) Neo4j
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.43%) Big Data
6 1 (1.43%) QlikView
6 1 (1.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 41 (58.57%) Git (software)
1 41 (58.57%) Jenkins
2 23 (32.86%) Vagrant
3 15 (21.43%) RSpec
4 14 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 11 (15.71%) JIRA
6 6 (8.57%) Subversion
7 5 (7.14%) Selenium
8 4 (5.71%) JUnit
8 4 (5.71%) Maven
9 3 (4.29%) Jasmine
9 3 (4.29%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (4.29%) Mocha
10 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (2.86%) webpack
General
1 3 (4.29%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.43%) Retail
2 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (41.43%) Developer
2 18 (25.71%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 14 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Build Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Architect
7 5 (7.14%) DBA
8 4 (5.71%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (5.71%) HTML Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) MySQL DBA
8 4 (5.71%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.29%) E-Commerce Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Ruby Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Scala Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (37.14%) CSS
2 23 (32.86%) HTML
3 16 (22.86%) jQuery
4 14 (20.00%) Spring
5 11 (15.71%) Backbone.js
6 10 (14.29%) CSS3
6 10 (14.29%) HTML5
7 9 (12.86%) Django
7 9 (12.86%) REST
8 8 (11.43%) Grails
8 8 (11.43%) JSON
9 7 (10.00%) Phusion Passenger
10 6 (8.57%) Ajax
10 6 (8.57%) AngularJS
11 5 (7.14%) Play Framework
11 5 (7.14%) Web Services
11 5 (7.14%) XML
12 4 (5.71%) Gherkin
12 4 (5.71%) React
12 4 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.86%) Statistics
3 4 (5.71%) Cryptography
3 4 (5.71%) PKI
4 3 (4.29%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (51.43%) Linux
2 23 (32.86%) Windows
3 21 (30.00%) Mac OS X
3 21 (30.00%) Unix
4 9 (12.86%) Ubuntu
5 7 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (34.29%) DevOps
4 22 (31.43%) Scrum
5 16 (22.86%) Configuration Management
6 8 (11.43%) Analytics
6 8 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (10.00%) TDD
7 7 (10.00%) Web Development
8 6 (8.57%) BDD
9 5 (7.14%) Data Protection
9 5 (7.14%) Open Source
10 4 (5.71%) Automated Testing
10 4 (5.71%) Computer Security
10 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.29%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (4.29%) Front End Development
11 3 (4.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) Ruby
2 33 (47.14%) Python
3 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 21 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 12 (17.14%) Java
6 6 (8.57%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.57%) C#
7 5 (7.14%) Scala
8 3 (4.29%) SQL
9 2 (2.86%) ES6
9 2 (2.86%) Go
9 2 (2.86%) PHP
9 2 (2.86%) VB
9 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.86%) VBScript
10 1 (1.43%) C
10 1 (1.43%) C++
10 1 (1.43%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (37.14%) Puppet
2 9 (12.86%) Capistrano
3 7 (10.00%) Nagios
4 5 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (4.29%) Ganglia
6 2 (2.86%) Cacti
6 2 (2.86%) Graphite
6 2 (2.86%) Hyperic
6 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.86%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Serena
2 7 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.57%) Splunk
4 5 (7.14%) Oracle
5 4 (5.71%) ATG
5 4 (5.71%) Google
5 4 (5.71%) hybris
6 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.86%) New Relic
6 2 (2.86%) VMware
7 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
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