The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 92 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.073% 0.54% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 1.90% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
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£425 £710 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.14% +18.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £336
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +15.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 £71.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-88.73% +118.46%
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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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
406 368 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 29.83% 28.62% 30.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 238 203
Average daily rate £400 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 31
Average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Ruby on Rails
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Surrey region.

Ruby on Rails Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 13 (100.00%) Ruby
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 10 (76.92%) Java
4 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
5 8 (61.54%) MVVM
5 8 (61.54%) MVC
6 7 (53.85%) Web Development
7 6 (46.15%) TDD
7 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
7 6 (46.15%) Big Data
8 5 (38.46%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (38.46%) Finance
8 5 (38.46%) JRuby
8 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
9 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (30.77%) Redis
10 3 (23.08%) SLA
11 2 (15.38%) Marketing
11 2 (15.38%) jQuery
11 2 (15.38%) Time Management
11 2 (15.38%) Linux
11 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
12 1 (7.69%) GitHub
12 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (7.69%) Marketing Strategy
12 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Big Data
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (30.77%) Redis
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
3 5 (38.46%) JRuby
3 5 (38.46%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
1 8 (61.54%) MVVM
2 7 (53.85%) Web Development
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Ruby
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 10 (76.92%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle