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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 55 59 82
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Contract jobs citing Ruby 32 39 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.77% 2.76% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.19% 6.57% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 30 10
Median daily rate £463 £425 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -17.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £330 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £8.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -88.73%
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
445 594 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.46% 42.04% 39.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 387 348
Median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 17
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £46.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -14.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £35.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.75 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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
Redhill - 5 £463 -
Reigate - 4 £475 -
Woking - 4 £450 - 6
Egham 0 2 £425 -
Staines -17 1 £625 +19.04%
Guildford - 1 £450 - 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 70 (89.74%) Python
2 65 (83.33%) Linux
3 51 (65.38%) Puppet
4 47 (60.26%) Amazon AWS
5 44 (56.41%) DevOps
6 43 (55.13%) Opscode Chef
7 34 (43.59%) Finance
8 32 (41.03%) Tomcat
9 29 (37.18%) Open Source
10 28 (35.90%) Ansible
10 28 (35.90%) Apache
11 27 (34.62%) WebLogic
12 26 (33.33%) Git (software)
13 21 (26.92%) WebSphere
14 17 (21.79%) Windows
15 16 (20.51%) Bash Shell
16 15 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (19.23%) PowerShell
16 15 (19.23%) Subversion
16 15 (19.23%) VMware
16 15 (19.23%) Perl
17 14 (17.95%) Java
17 14 (17.95%) Jenkins
17 14 (17.95%) AWS CloudFormation
18 13 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
18 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
18 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
18 13 (16.67%) Unix
19 12 (15.38%) Amazon S3
19 12 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery

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 32 (41.03%) Tomcat
2 28 (35.90%) Apache
3 27 (34.62%) WebLogic
4 21 (26.92%) WebSphere
5 9 (11.54%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.28%) CMS
7 1 (1.28%) Drupal
7 1 (1.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Magento
1 1 (1.28%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 47 (60.26%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (17.95%) AWS CloudFormation
3 13 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (15.38%) Amazon S3
5 9 (11.54%) IaaS
5 9 (11.54%) PaaS
6 4 (5.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.28%) Google App Engine
7 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.28%) Heroku
7 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) VPN
2 6 (7.69%) IPsec
2 6 (7.69%) SSL
2 6 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.13%) LDAP
3 4 (5.13%) SSH
4 2 (2.56%) DHCP
4 2 (2.56%) DNS
4 2 (2.56%) Firewall
4 2 (2.56%) LAN
4 2 (2.56%) MPLS
4 2 (2.56%) Network Security
4 2 (2.56%) VLAN
4 2 (2.56%) WAN
5 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) MySQL
2 3 (3.85%) Big Data
3 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 15 (19.23%) Subversion
3 14 (17.95%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.41%) Ant
4 5 (6.41%) JIRA
4 5 (6.41%) Maven
5 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.85%) Hudson
5 3 (3.85%) Travis CI
6 2 (2.56%) Selenium
6 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.56%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.28%) Appium
7 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.28%) HP UFT
General
1 34 (43.59%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Billing
2 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.28%) Back Office
3 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (44.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (29.49%) Administrator
3 22 (28.21%) Senior DevOps
4 18 (23.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 16 (20.51%) DevOps Administrator
5 16 (20.51%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 15 (19.23%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (15.38%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 10 (12.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 8 (10.26%) Developer
10 6 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (7.69%) Technical Leader
11 5 (6.41%) Architect
11 5 (6.41%) Cloud Architect
11 5 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
12 4 (5.13%) AWS Architect
12 4 (5.13%) Cloud Administrator
12 4 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 4 (5.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 4 (5.13%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) Web Services
2 5 (6.41%) Middleware
3 4 (5.13%) boto
3 4 (5.13%) REST
3 4 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (2.56%) CSS
4 2 (2.56%) Express
4 2 (2.56%) HTML
4 2 (2.56%) JSON
4 2 (2.56%) Node.js
5 1 (1.28%) .NET
5 1 (1.28%) COM
5 1 (1.28%) JavaFX
5 1 (1.28%) JMS
5 1 (1.28%) Spring
5 1 (1.28%) Struts
5 1 (1.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.56%) User Experience
3 2 (2.56%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.28%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 65 (83.33%) Linux
2 17 (21.79%) Windows
3 13 (16.67%) Unix
4 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (8.97%) CentOS
5 7 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.56%) Solaris
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (56.41%) DevOps
2 29 (37.18%) Open Source
3 12 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.10%) Configuration Management
4 11 (14.10%) Migration
5 9 (11.54%) Load Balancing
6 8 (10.26%) ITIL
6 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.41%) Software Deployment
8 5 (6.41%) Use Case
9 4 (5.13%) Auto-Scaling
9 4 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.13%) Test Automation
10 3 (3.85%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (2.56%) MVC
11 2 (2.56%) Pair Programming
11 2 (2.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 70 (89.74%) Python
2 16 (20.51%) Bash Shell
3 15 (19.23%) Perl
3 15 (19.23%) PowerShell
4 14 (17.95%) Java
5 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (12.82%) SQL
7 1 (1.28%) C#
7 1 (1.28%) C++
7 1 (1.28%) PHP
7 1 (1.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) SC Cleared
1 10 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.26%) Degree
3 7 (8.97%) MCSE
3 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.13%) AWS Certification
5 2 (2.56%) ISEB
5 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.56%) PMP
5 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.28%) EMC Certification
6 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.28%) VCAP
6 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 15 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.82%) vSphere
3 6 (7.69%) vCloud
4 3 (3.85%) Docker
5 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 51 (65.38%) Puppet
2 43 (55.13%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (35.90%) Ansible
4 1 (1.28%) Salt
4 1 (1.28%) SCCM
4 1 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) VMware
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.85%) Splunk
4 2 (2.56%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.56%) LANDesk
4 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.56%) SAP
4 2 (2.56%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.28%) Dell
5 1 (1.28%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.28%) EMC
5 1 (1.28%) Google
5 1 (1.28%) OpenText
5 1 (1.28%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.28%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.28%) Twitter
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