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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
South East / Surrey
Rank 52 42 82
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +40
Contract jobs citing Ruby 23 51 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.47% 4.27% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.40% 10.12% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 44 11
Median daily rate £425 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00

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
311 504 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 33.44% 42.18% 37.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 349 338
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 £325 £301 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 17
Median hourly rate £41.00 £46.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.82% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £60.62 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

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 19 January 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 +3 13 £425 - 1
Woking - 3 £450 -
Staines -1 2 - -
Guildford - 1 £425 - 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 32 (71.11%) Linux
2 31 (68.89%) Python
3 27 (60.00%) Java
4 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
6 23 (51.11%) Open Source
7 20 (44.44%) Windows
8 19 (42.22%) SQL
9 18 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 17 (37.78%) Unix
10 17 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (37.78%) NoSQL
11 16 (35.56%) Puppet
12 15 (33.33%) MongoDB
12 15 (33.33%) DevOps
13 14 (31.11%) User Experience
13 14 (31.11%) Node.js
13 14 (31.11%) REST
13 14 (31.11%) Express
13 14 (31.11%) JSON
13 14 (31.11%) OO
13 14 (31.11%) OOD
13 14 (31.11%) Pair Programming
13 14 (31.11%) MVC
14 11 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
15 10 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
15 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
15 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
15 10 (22.22%) Finance
16 9 (20.00%) Tomcat

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 9 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.78%) WebLogic
3 7 (15.56%) Apache
4 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
5 5 (11.11%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.22%) Confluence
6 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 17 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.89%) Amazon S3
3 4 (8.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (6.67%) IaaS
4 3 (6.67%) PaaS
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) VPN
2 1 (2.22%) DHCP
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) IPsec
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) LDAP
2 1 (2.22%) MPLS
2 1 (2.22%) Network Security
2 1 (2.22%) SSH
2 1 (2.22%) SSL
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) VLAN
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) NoSQL
2 15 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 8 (17.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) Subversion
3 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.22%) Ant
5 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Billing
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) JavaScript Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Node.js Developer
3 10 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
5 7 (15.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Administrator
6 6 (13.33%) DevOps Administrator
6 6 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 5 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (8.89%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Ruby Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Python Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) Express
1 14 (31.11%) JSON
1 14 (31.11%) Node.js
1 14 (31.11%) REST
2 10 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (4.44%) Middleware
3 2 (4.44%) Web Services
4 1 (2.22%) boto
4 1 (2.22%) ELK Stack
4 1 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) User Experience
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (71.11%) Linux
2 20 (44.44%) Windows
3 17 (37.78%) Unix
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) CentOS
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (51.11%) Open Source
3 18 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 15 (33.33%) DevOps
5 14 (31.11%) MVC
5 14 (31.11%) OO
5 14 (31.11%) OOD
5 14 (31.11%) Pair Programming
6 8 (17.78%) Scrum
6 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
6 8 (17.78%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (11.11%) Migration
7 5 (11.11%) Web Development
8 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.67%) BDD
9 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
9 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
9 3 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) Python
2 27 (60.00%) Java
3 24 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 19 (42.22%) SQL
5 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.89%) Perl
6 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) MCSE
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) vCloud
2 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (35.56%) Puppet
2 11 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (17.78%) Ansible
4 1 (2.22%) Kibana
4 1 (2.22%) logstash
4 1 (2.22%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) VMware
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) LANDesk
3 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
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