The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby 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 over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 70 81 66
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Contract jobs citing Ruby 20 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.60% 0.56% 1.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.97% 1.49% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 7
Average daily rate
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£413 £710 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.90% +77.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £457 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £710 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +77.50%
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
504 471 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 40.29% 37.53% 40.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 304 236
Average daily rate £400 £344 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 46
Average hourly rate £47.00 £47.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.00 £20.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £52.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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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
Egham - 9 £400 - 2
Staines - 9 - - 1
Guildford -3 1 - - 4
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Ruby 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.

1 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
1 26 (53.06%) Linux
2 21 (42.86%) UNIX
3 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (36.73%) TDD
5 16 (32.65%) Python
5 16 (32.65%) HTML
5 16 (32.65%) CSS
5 16 (32.65%) Ruby on Rails
5 16 (32.65%) AngularJS
6 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
6 15 (30.61%) Selenium
6 15 (30.61%) RSpec
7 13 (26.53%) Java
8 12 (24.49%) Open Source
8 12 (24.49%) Puppet
9 11 (22.45%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (22.45%) MVC
9 11 (22.45%) Scrum
10 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
10 10 (20.41%) Web Development
10 10 (20.41%) AWS CloudFormation
11 9 (18.37%) Auto-Scaling
11 9 (18.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 8 (16.33%) Subversion
12 8 (16.33%) MVVM
12 8 (16.33%) Node.js
12 8 (16.33%) Backbone.js
12 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Ruby 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.33%) Node.js
1 8 (16.33%) OpenStack
2 5 (10.20%) Apache
3 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (20.41%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (18.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (12.24%) IaaS
5 6 (12.24%) PaaS
6 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) DHCP
1 6 (12.24%) VPN
1 6 (12.24%) DNS
1 6 (12.24%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) SSH
2 5 (10.20%) LDAP
3 3 (6.12%) Internet
3 3 (6.12%) MPLS
4 2 (4.08%) LAN
4 2 (4.08%) WAN
4 2 (4.08%) VLAN
4 2 (4.08%) Network Security
5 1 (2.04%) HTTP
5 1 (2.04%) L2TP
5 1 (2.04%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) Big Data
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.16%) Redis
4 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.04%) MySQL
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Selenium
1 15 (30.61%) RSpec
1 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
2 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
3 8 (16.33%) Subversion
4 7 (14.29%) Maven
4 7 (14.29%) JIRA
4 7 (14.29%) Ant
5 6 (12.24%) RubyGems
6 3 (6.12%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.12%) Hudson
6 3 (6.12%) WATIR
7 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.04%) Valgrind
7 1 (2.04%) GCC
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (61.22%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Ruby Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Lead Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Architect
4 8 (16.33%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 4 (8.16%) AWS Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Lead Designer
9 1 (2.04%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) HTML
1 16 (32.65%) CSS
1 16 (32.65%) Ruby on Rails
1 16 (32.65%) AngularJS
2 8 (16.33%) Backbone.js
3 7 (14.29%) jQuery
4 6 (12.24%) REST
4 6 (12.24%) boto
5 5 (10.20%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (10.20%) JRuby
6 4 (8.16%) Underscore.js
6 4 (8.16%) React
7 2 (4.08%) .NET
8 1 (2.04%) STL
8 1 (2.04%) Web Services
8 1 (2.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 26 (53.06%) Linux
2 21 (42.86%) UNIX
3 6 (12.24%) Windows
4 2 (4.08%) Solaris
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) TDD
3 12 (24.49%) Open Source
4 11 (22.45%) MVC
4 11 (22.45%) Scrum
5 10 (20.41%) Web Development
5 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.37%) Auto-Scaling
7 8 (16.33%) MVVM
7 8 (16.33%) Software Deployment
8 7 (14.29%) Automation Testing
8 7 (14.29%) Capacity Management
8 7 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 6 (12.24%) Data Analysis
9 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
10 5 (10.20%) DevOps
11 3 (6.12%) Web Application Development
12 2 (4.08%) Time Management
12 2 (4.08%) Use Case
12 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
2 16 (32.65%) Python
3 13 (26.53%) Java
4 6 (12.24%) Perl
5 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.12%) SQL
6 3 (6.12%) C#
6 3 (6.12%) C++
7 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.04%) VB6
8 1 (2.04%) Bourne shell
8 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.04%) C
8 1 (2.04%) VB
8 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.04%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
2 1 (2.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) Puppet
2 6 (12.24%) Ansible
3 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.04%) Kibana
4 1 (2.04%) Rundeck
4 1 (2.04%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
2 3 (6.12%) Splunk
3 2 (4.08%) Perforce
4 1 (2.04%) New Relic
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
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