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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 197 238 215
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -23
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 72 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.80% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.00% 1.01% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 13 25
Median daily rate £425 £425 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £295 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £458 £702
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £71.00
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
2400 2372 2147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.73% 25.54% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1542 1506 1215
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 29 56
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.75 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
West Sussex - 36 £423 -
Hampshire +21 19 £425 -2.85% 3
Kent - 7 £750 -
M4 Corridor - 5 - -
Berkshire -9 3 £413 +3.12% 2
Surrey -11 2 £450 +5.88% 5
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 139 (100.00%) Ruby
2 109 (78.42%) Python
3 103 (74.10%) Java
4 101 (72.66%) Jenkins
5 98 (70.50%) Git (software)
6 96 (69.06%) Agile Software Development
7 95 (68.35%) Continuous Integration
7 95 (68.35%) CSS
8 89 (64.03%) HTML
8 89 (64.03%) Spring
9 86 (61.87%) REST
10 84 (60.43%) Django
11 83 (59.71%) JSON
11 83 (59.71%) CSS3
11 83 (59.71%) HTML5
12 82 (58.99%) Play Framework
13 80 (57.55%) Open Source
14 79 (56.83%) Guice
14 79 (56.83%) Google
15 78 (56.12%) Scala
16 77 (55.40%) Ajax
16 77 (55.40%) Automated Testing
16 77 (55.40%) HTTP
17 75 (53.96%) JUnit
18 74 (53.24%) Subversion
19 73 (52.52%) Scrum
20 64 (46.04%) Linux
21 63 (45.32%) Responsive Web Design
22 59 (42.45%) Web Design
23 58 (41.73%) C#

Ruby on Rails
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 51 (36.69%) Confluence
2 12 (8.63%) WebLogic
3 9 (6.47%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (2.88%) Apache
5 3 (2.16%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.44%) CMS
6 2 (1.44%) Drupal
6 2 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.44%) WordPress
7 1 (0.72%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.35%) PaaS
2 12 (8.63%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 7 (5.04%) Heroku
4 4 (2.88%) IaaS
5 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.16%) SaaS
6 1 (0.72%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 77 (55.40%) HTTP
2 9 (6.47%) AMQP
3 1 (0.72%) Firewall
3 1 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.02%) Relational Database
2 21 (15.11%) NoSQL
3 20 (14.39%) MySQL
4 16 (11.51%) MongoDB
5 11 (7.91%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.32%) MariaDB
7 5 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.16%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.44%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.44%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 101 (72.66%) Jenkins
2 98 (70.50%) Git (software)
3 75 (53.96%) JUnit
4 74 (53.24%) Subversion
5 51 (36.69%) JIRA
6 24 (17.27%) Selenium
7 16 (11.51%) Vagrant
8 9 (6.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (3.60%) Cucumber
10 4 (2.88%) Jasmine
10 4 (2.88%) Maven
11 3 (2.16%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (2.16%) Mocha
11 3 (2.16%) RSpec
12 2 (1.44%) webpack
General
1 9 (6.47%) Finance
2 6 (4.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.44%) Marketing
4 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 102 (73.38%) Developer
2 47 (33.81%) Scala Developer
3 40 (28.78%) Java Developer
4 24 (17.27%) Java Scala Developer
5 20 (14.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 18 (12.95%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (10.79%) Software Developer
8 12 (8.63%) Lead Developer
9 11 (7.91%) C# Developer
9 11 (7.91%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 11 (7.91%) Software Engineer
10 9 (6.47%) Ruby Developer
11 7 (5.04%) Architect
11 7 (5.04%) Java Engineer
12 6 (4.32%) Cloud Engineer
12 6 (4.32%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 6 (4.32%) Java Software Developer
12 6 (4.32%) Java Software Engineer
12 6 (4.32%) Technical Architect
13 5 (3.60%) Cloud Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (68.35%) CSS
2 89 (64.03%) HTML
2 89 (64.03%) Spring
3 86 (61.87%) REST
4 84 (60.43%) Django
5 83 (59.71%) CSS3
5 83 (59.71%) HTML5
5 83 (59.71%) JSON
6 82 (58.99%) Play Framework
7 79 (56.83%) Guice
8 77 (55.40%) Ajax
9 49 (35.25%) RESTful
10 41 (29.50%) Spring MVC
11 9 (6.47%) JMS
11 9 (6.47%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (5.76%) jQuery
13 5 (3.60%) Node.js
14 4 (2.88%) Apache Commons
14 4 (2.88%) Gherkin
14 4 (2.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.58%) User Experience
2 10 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.32%) Cloud Native
4 3 (2.16%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.72%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 64 (46.04%) Linux
2 19 (13.67%) Windows
3 16 (11.51%) Mac OS X
3 16 (11.51%) Unix
4 10 (7.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.76%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.44%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (69.06%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (68.35%) Continuous Integration
3 80 (57.55%) Open Source
4 77 (55.40%) Automated Testing
5 73 (52.52%) Scrum
6 63 (45.32%) Responsive Web Design
7 59 (42.45%) Web Design
8 54 (38.85%) OWASP
9 52 (37.41%) Configuration Management
10 44 (31.65%) MVC
11 41 (29.50%) Web Development
12 30 (21.58%) Mentoring
13 27 (19.42%) DevOps
14 24 (17.27%) Service Design
15 22 (15.83%) Software Engineering
16 20 (14.39%) Front End Development
17 17 (12.23%) Line Management
17 17 (12.23%) TDD
18 14 (10.07%) Continuous Improvement
19 11 (7.91%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 139 (100.00%) Ruby
2 109 (78.42%) Python
3 103 (74.10%) Java
4 78 (56.12%) Scala
5 58 (41.73%) C#
6 28 (20.14%) JavaScript
7 16 (11.51%) PowerShell
7 16 (11.51%) Shell Script
8 10 (7.19%) SQL
9 9 (6.47%) Go
10 7 (5.04%) PHP
11 6 (4.32%) C++
12 5 (3.60%) Perl
13 4 (2.88%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.88%) C
14 2 (1.44%) ES6
15 1 (0.72%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (8.63%) SC Cleared
1 12 (8.63%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 9 (6.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (15.11%) Puppet
2 9 (6.47%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.16%) Ganglia
3 3 (2.16%) Nagios
4 2 (1.44%) Cacti
4 2 (1.44%) Graphite
4 2 (1.44%) Hyperic
4 2 (1.44%) logstash
5 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 79 (56.83%) Google
2 10 (7.19%) Red Hat
3 8 (5.76%) Oracle
4 6 (4.32%) Serena
5 4 (2.88%) ATG
5 4 (2.88%) hybris
6 3 (2.16%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.16%) VMware
7 2 (1.44%) New Relic
7 2 (1.44%) Splunk
8 1 (0.72%) Citrix
8 1 (0.72%) Foundry
8 1 (0.72%) IBM
8 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
Woking, Surrey
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