The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 3.03% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.25 £55.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-58.10% -21.83%
Ruby
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Programming Languages Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
24 44 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 36.36% 40.37% 49.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 13
Median daily rate £450 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% +12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stirling region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ruby across the Stirling region.

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Ruby
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) ObjectStore
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) ObjectStore
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Migration Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EMC