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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 254 218 230
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +12
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 21 37 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.40% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 1.58% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 26 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £426 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.29% -16.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £364 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £710 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £71.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-88.73% +42.00%
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
2611 2339 2318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.04% 25.16% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1704 1324 1298
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 44 63
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
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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
Kent +4 8 - - 1
Berkshire +4 6 £513 -26.78% 2
Oxfordshire -20 5 £425 +1.49% 9
East Sussex -1 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 49 (100.00%) Ruby
2 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
3 22 (44.90%) HTML
3 22 (44.90%) Linux
4 21 (42.86%) CSS
5 20 (40.82%) Jenkins
6 18 (36.73%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (34.69%) Python
7 17 (34.69%) DevOps
8 16 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (32.65%) Puppet
9 14 (28.57%) Web Development
10 13 (26.53%) TDD
10 13 (26.53%) Java
11 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (24.49%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
12 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
12 11 (22.45%) Windows
13 10 (20.41%) MVC
14 9 (18.37%) VPN
14 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
14 9 (18.37%) UNIX
14 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
14 9 (18.37%) Heroku
15 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
15 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
15 8 (16.33%) Spring
15 8 (16.33%) PKI
15 8 (16.33%) Statistics

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 8 (16.33%) Tomcat
1 8 (16.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.37%) Heroku
3 8 (16.33%) SoftLayer
3 8 (16.33%) Sumo Logic
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (6.12%) SaaS
6 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) VPN
2 8 (16.33%) SSL
2 8 (16.33%) Wireless
2 8 (16.33%) SNMP
3 1 (2.04%) HTTP
3 1 (2.04%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) MySQL
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (12.24%) Big Data
3 4 (8.16%) Redis
3 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Jenkins
2 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
3 7 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (10.20%) RSpec
4 5 (10.20%) Subversion
5 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (69.39%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Ruby Developer
3 8 (16.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Junior
6 2 (4.08%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Python Developer
7 1 (2.04%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.90%) HTML
2 21 (42.86%) CSS
3 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
4 8 (16.33%) Spring
4 8 (16.33%) Grails
5 6 (12.24%) jQuery
6 5 (10.20%) JRuby
6 5 (10.20%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (8.16%) Ajax
7 4 (8.16%) .NET
8 3 (6.12%) HTML5
8 3 (6.12%) CSS3
9 2 (4.08%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 2 (4.08%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
9 2 (4.08%) XML
9 2 (4.08%) XSLT
9 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.08%) Sinatra
10 1 (2.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Cryptography
1 8 (16.33%) PKI
1 8 (16.33%) Statistics
2 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) GIS
3 1 (2.04%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.90%) Linux
2 11 (22.45%) Windows
3 9 (18.37%) UNIX
4 8 (16.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (34.69%) DevOps
3 14 (28.57%) Web Development
4 13 (26.53%) TDD
5 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (20.41%) MVC
7 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
7 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
8 8 (16.33%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (16.33%) Analytics
8 8 (16.33%) Computer Security
8 8 (16.33%) MVVM
9 6 (12.24%) BDD
9 6 (12.24%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (12.24%) Data Analysis
10 3 (6.12%) Open Source
10 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
11 2 (4.08%) Kanban
11 2 (4.08%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (4.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Ruby
2 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
3 17 (34.69%) Python
4 13 (26.53%) Java
5 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
5 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
6 7 (14.29%) Go
6 7 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 7 (14.29%) PHP
7 4 (8.16%) SQL
7 4 (8.16%) C#
8 3 (6.12%) VB
8 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.08%) C++
9 2 (4.08%) VBScript
10 1 (2.04%) Delphi
10 1 (2.04%) C
10 1 (2.04%) VB6
10 1 (2.04%) Scala
10 1 (2.04%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 16 (32.65%) Puppet
2 12 (24.49%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (16.33%) Nagios
3 8 (16.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Splunk
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Adobe
4 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.04%) Siebel
4 1 (2.04%) Eloqua
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