The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Surrey region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 77 76 93
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 7 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.57% 0.57% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.02% 1.83% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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£710 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £288
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+118.46% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
346 383 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.95% 31.16% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 199 197
Average daily rate £350 £370 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 33 18
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.00 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £54.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Ruby on Rails
South East

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 23 July 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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Guildford +4 2 £501 - 1
Ruby on Rails
South East

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) CentOS
4 2 (28.57%) RSpec
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Capybara
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Perforce
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) IaaS
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) PaaS

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (57.14%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) RSpec
1 2 (28.57%) Capybara
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Workflow
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Perforce