The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 63 50 82
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +32
Contract jobs citing Ruby 18 53 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.73% 3.88% 1.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.11% 9.65% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 48 15
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -43.66%
Ruby
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
352 549 606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 33.78% 40.22% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 383 385
Median daily rate £415 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 20
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £46.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -19.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £35.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.60 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Ruby
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Ruby Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Ruby
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Woking - 7 £450 - 2
Egham +3 6 £425 - 2
Staines -13 2 - -
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 71 (87.65%) Python
2 63 (77.78%) Linux
3 47 (58.02%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (58.02%) Puppet
4 41 (50.62%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (50.62%) DevOps
5 35 (43.21%) Open Source
6 32 (39.51%) Finance
7 31 (38.27%) Tomcat
8 29 (35.80%) Java
9 27 (33.33%) WebLogic
10 26 (32.10%) Apache
11 25 (30.86%) JavaScript
12 24 (29.63%) Ansible
13 21 (25.93%) Git (software)
13 21 (25.93%) Windows
13 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (25.93%) WebSphere
14 18 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
15 17 (20.99%) Unix
15 17 (20.99%) SQL
16 16 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (19.75%) VMware
17 14 (17.28%) Perl
17 14 (17.28%) SC Cleared
17 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
18 13 (16.05%) Amazon EC2
18 13 (16.05%) Bash Shell
18 13 (16.05%) Ruby on Rails
19 12 (14.81%) MySQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 31 (38.27%) Tomcat
2 27 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 26 (32.10%) Apache
4 21 (25.93%) WebSphere
5 8 (9.88%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.23%) CMS
7 1 (1.23%) Drupal
7 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Magento
1 1 (1.23%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 47 (58.02%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (16.05%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (14.81%) Amazon S3
3 12 (14.81%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (8.64%) IaaS
4 7 (8.64%) PaaS
5 2 (2.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.23%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) VPN
2 5 (6.17%) IPsec
2 5 (6.17%) SSL
2 5 (6.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.47%) DHCP
3 2 (2.47%) DNS
3 2 (2.47%) Firewall
3 2 (2.47%) LAN
3 2 (2.47%) LDAP
3 2 (2.47%) MPLS
3 2 (2.47%) Network Security
3 2 (2.47%) SSH
3 2 (2.47%) VLAN
3 2 (2.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) MySQL
2 11 (13.58%) NoSQL
3 8 (9.88%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.47%) Big Data
4 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.58%) Jenkins
2 11 (13.58%) Subversion
3 3 (3.70%) Travis CI
4 2 (2.47%) Ant
4 2 (2.47%) JIRA
4 2 (2.47%) Maven
4 2 (2.47%) Selenium
4 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.23%) Appium
5 1 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.23%) HP UFT
General
1 32 (39.51%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Billing
3 1 (1.23%) Back Office
3 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (43.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (27.16%) Senior DevOps
3 21 (25.93%) Developer
4 19 (23.46%) Administrator
5 18 (22.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 16 (19.75%) DevOps Administrator
6 16 (19.75%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 15 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (14.81%) DevOps Systems Engineer
9 10 (12.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 8 (9.88%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (9.88%) Node.js Developer
10 8 (9.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 6 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (6.17%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (6.17%) Technical Leader
13 4 (4.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 4 (4.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 4 (4.94%) Ruby Developer
14 3 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.05%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (9.88%) Express
2 8 (9.88%) JSON
2 8 (9.88%) Node.js
2 8 (9.88%) REST
3 6 (7.41%) Web Services
4 5 (6.17%) Middleware
5 2 (2.47%) boto
6 1 (1.23%) .NET
6 1 (1.23%) CSS
6 1 (1.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) User Experience
2 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (77.78%) Linux
2 21 (25.93%) Windows
3 17 (20.99%) Unix
4 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.41%) CentOS
5 6 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.47%) Solaris
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.62%) DevOps
2 35 (43.21%) Open Source
3 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (13.58%) Migration
6 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
6 10 (12.35%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (11.11%) Load Balancing
8 8 (9.88%) Configuration Management
8 8 (9.88%) MVC
8 8 (9.88%) OO
8 8 (9.88%) OOD
8 8 (9.88%) Pair Programming
8 8 (9.88%) Scrum
9 7 (8.64%) ITIL
10 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
10 6 (7.41%) Web Development
11 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.94%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (3.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 71 (87.65%) Python
2 29 (35.80%) Java
3 25 (30.86%) JavaScript
4 17 (20.99%) SQL
5 14 (17.28%) Perl
6 13 (16.05%) Bash Shell
7 11 (13.58%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.23%) C#
8 1 (1.23%) C++
8 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (17.28%) SC Cleared
1 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.88%) Degree
3 5 (6.17%) MCSE
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.47%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.47%) ISEB
5 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 16 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (11.11%) vSphere
3 5 (6.17%) vCloud
4 2 (2.47%) Docker
4 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 47 (58.02%) Puppet
2 41 (50.62%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (29.63%) Ansible
4 1 (1.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) VMware
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (2.47%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.47%) LANDesk
3 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.23%) Dynatrace
4 1 (1.23%) Google
4 1 (1.23%) OpenText
4 1 (1.23%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.23%) SaltStack
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