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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
South East / Surrey
Rank 67 52 79
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +27
Contract jobs citing Ruby 21 40 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.08% 3.23% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.04% 7.98% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 9
Median daily rate £425 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £405 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.17% -1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -47.18%

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
417 501 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 41.37% 40.44% 33.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 343 298
Median daily rate £425 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 31 16
Median hourly rate £41.00 £41.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £35.00 £34.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £60.62 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Egham +1 14 £425 -
Guildford - 3 £425 - 5
Staines -5 1 - -
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 28 (77.78%) Java
1 28 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 25 (69.44%) Linux
3 24 (66.67%) SQL
4 20 (55.56%) MongoDB
4 20 (55.56%) NoSQL
5 18 (50.00%) Python
6 17 (47.22%) OOD
6 17 (47.22%) OO
6 17 (47.22%) MVC
6 17 (47.22%) Unix
6 17 (47.22%) Pair Programming
6 17 (47.22%) Node.js
6 17 (47.22%) REST
6 17 (47.22%) Open Source
6 17 (47.22%) JSON
6 17 (47.22%) Express
6 17 (47.22%) User Experience
6 17 (47.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
7 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
8 9 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (22.22%) Scrum
10 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
10 7 (19.44%) MySQL
10 7 (19.44%) Technical Architecture

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 6 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 3 (8.33%) Confluence
2 3 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.89%) PaaS
3 4 (11.11%) IaaS
4 1 (2.78%) GitHub
4 1 (2.78%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) MongoDB
1 20 (55.56%) NoSQL
2 7 (19.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Bitbucket
2 3 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) JavaScript Developer
2 17 (47.22%) Node.js Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Monitoring Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Cloud Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Python Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Ruby Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Polyglot Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (2.78%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (2.78%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Cloud Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) Express
1 17 (47.22%) JSON
1 17 (47.22%) Node.js
1 17 (47.22%) REST
2 9 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Linux
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Unix
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Continuous Delivery
2 17 (47.22%) MVC
2 17 (47.22%) OO
2 17 (47.22%) OOD
2 17 (47.22%) Open Source
2 17 (47.22%) Pair Programming
3 8 (22.22%) Scrum
4 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
4 7 (19.44%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (13.89%) DevOps
5 5 (13.89%) Web Development
6 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 4 (11.11%) ITIL
6 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.11%) Service Management
6 4 (11.11%) TDD
7 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) Java
1 28 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 24 (66.67%) SQL
3 18 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (13.89%) Bash Shell
5 4 (11.11%) Perl
5 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) Go
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
1 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) MCSE
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Puppet
2 4 (11.11%) Ansible
3 3 (8.33%) Kibana
3 3 (8.33%) logstash
3 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (8.33%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) LANDesk
2 3 (8.33%) SolarWinds
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Cloudera