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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 79 78 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 9 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.69% 0.63% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.26% 2.24% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
Average daily rate
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£501 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.10% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
+42.00% -
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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
399 357 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.67% 28.31% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 209 185
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £464 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 20
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.50 £32.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 August 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) CentOS
4 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 4 (44.44%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) Perforce
5 2 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) Capybara
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) RSpec
6 1 (11.11%) Open Source
6 1 (11.11%) PaaS
6 1 (11.11%) IaaS
6 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) Python

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 4 (44.44%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Capybara
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) RSpec
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Workflow
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Perforce