The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Ruby Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby Developer
Rank 554 536 549
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 70 110 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 96 88
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £306 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £350 £393
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -10.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46813 52482 53624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.79% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30599 33429 33859
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2038 2200
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Ruby Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Ruby Developer in the job title.

Ruby Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ruby Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ruby Developer within the UK.

Ruby Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Ruby Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Ruby Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Ruby Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ruby Developer within the UK.

Ruby Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Ruby Developer
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 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
England -32 68 £425 - 42
London -27 50 £425 -5.55% 26
South East +19 6 £500 +48.14% 7
City of London -8 6 £388 -8.82% 8
Leeds +15 4 £375 -12.79%
Yorkshire +12 4 £375 +4.64%
South West +11 4 - - 1
West Yorkshire +11 4 £375 -12.79%
Kent - 3 £600 -
Surrey - 3 £450 -
East of England +7 2 £506 +19.11% 3
North West +5 2 £431 - 4
Bath - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £506 - 3
Woking - 2 £450 -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Westminster - 1 £425 -
Scotland - 1 £575 - 2
Merseyside - 1 £413 -
Liverpool - 1 £413 -
Edinburgh - 1 £575 - 2

Ruby Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Ruby Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Ruby Developer in the job title.

1 209 (100.00%) Ruby
2 109 (52.15%) Ruby on Rails
3 108 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (43.54%) JavaScript
5 78 (37.32%) TDD
6 68 (32.54%) HTML
7 67 (32.06%) CSS
8 51 (24.40%) BDD
9 47 (22.49%) Java
10 45 (21.53%) Scrum
11 40 (19.14%) HTML5
12 39 (18.66%) CSS3
13 31 (14.83%) Git (software)
14 30 (14.35%) PostgreSQL
15 29 (13.88%) Kanban
16 28 (13.40%) Python
17 25 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
18 24 (11.48%) RSpec
18 24 (11.48%) Open Source
19 23 (11.00%) Cucumber
19 23 (11.00%) Node.js
19 23 (11.00%) MySQL
19 23 (11.00%) Web Development
20 22 (10.53%) NoSQL
20 22 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
20 22 (10.53%) AngularJS
21 21 (10.05%) OO
22 20 (9.57%) Automated Testing
22 20 (9.57%) Software Engineering
22 20 (9.57%) REST

Ruby Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.91%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (1.91%) CMS
2 4 (1.91%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.44%) Confluence
3 3 (1.44%) nginx
4 2 (0.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.48%) Apache
5 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.48%) Drupal
5 1 (0.48%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.48%) SAS
5 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.31%) Heroku
2 9 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.83%) GitHub
4 5 (2.39%) PaaS
5 4 (1.91%) SaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.48%) Datadog
6 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.35%) Network Security
2 4 (1.91%) HTTP
3 1 (0.48%) DNS
3 1 (0.48%) ICMP
3 1 (0.48%) Internet
3 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.35%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (11.00%) MySQL
3 22 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 15 (7.18%) MongoDB
5 14 (6.70%) Redis
6 9 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.91%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.44%) SQL Server
9 2 (0.96%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.48%) Big Data
10 1 (0.48%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.48%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (14.83%) Git (software)
2 24 (11.48%) RSpec
3 23 (11.00%) Cucumber
4 18 (8.61%) Jenkins
5 17 (8.13%) Capybara
6 11 (5.26%) Selenium
6 11 (5.26%) Subversion
7 7 (3.35%) WebDriver
8 6 (2.87%) JIRA
9 4 (1.91%) Calabash
9 4 (1.91%) Travis CI
10 2 (0.96%) Bower
10 2 (0.96%) CircleCI
10 2 (0.96%) GitLab
10 2 (0.96%) Grunt
11 1 (0.48%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.48%) Bazaar
11 1 (0.48%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.48%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.48%) VisualVM
General
1 14 (6.70%) Finance
2 10 (4.78%) Games
3 5 (2.39%) Banking
3 5 (2.39%) Marketing
4 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.48%) Electronics
5 1 (0.48%) Legal
5 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.48%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (52.15%) Ruby on Rails
2 68 (32.54%) HTML
3 67 (32.06%) CSS
4 40 (19.14%) HTML5
5 39 (18.66%) CSS3
6 23 (11.00%) Node.js
7 22 (10.53%) AngularJS
8 20 (9.57%) REST
9 18 (8.61%) Web Services
10 15 (7.18%) Sinatra
11 13 (6.22%) Backbone.js
11 13 (6.22%) jQuery
12 12 (5.74%) Gherkin
12 12 (5.74%) JSON
13 11 (5.26%) Sass
14 10 (4.78%) Ember.js
14 10 (4.78%) React
14 10 (4.78%) RESTful
15 8 (3.83%) Grails
16 7 (3.35%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.26%) User Experience
2 9 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.35%) Digital Media
4 5 (2.39%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.39%) Semantic Web
5 4 (1.91%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.91%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.91%) Online Games
6 3 (1.44%) Fintech
6 3 (1.44%) Video on Demand
7 2 (0.96%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.96%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.48%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.48%) BBC
8 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.48%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.48%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.48%) RIA
8 1 (0.48%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.09%) Linux
2 12 (5.74%) Unix
3 8 (3.83%) Mac OS X
4 6 (2.87%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.91%) Android
5 4 (1.91%) Windows
6 2 (0.96%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.48%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.48%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (37.32%) TDD
3 51 (24.40%) BDD
4 45 (21.53%) Scrum
5 29 (13.88%) Kanban
6 25 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (11.48%) Open Source
8 23 (11.00%) Web Development
9 21 (10.05%) OO
10 20 (9.57%) Automated Testing
10 20 (9.57%) Software Engineering
11 19 (9.09%) DevOps
12 15 (7.18%) Front End Development
13 14 (6.70%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (6.22%) Microservices
14 13 (6.22%) Pair Programming
15 11 (5.26%) Test Automation
16 9 (4.31%) Configuration Management
16 9 (4.31%) OOP
17 8 (3.83%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 209 (100.00%) Ruby
2 91 (43.54%) JavaScript
3 47 (22.49%) Java
4 28 (13.40%) Python
5 16 (7.66%) Scala
6 15 (7.18%) Go
7 12 (5.74%) SQL
8 11 (5.26%) PHP
9 6 (2.87%) C#
10 5 (2.39%) Clojure
11 4 (1.91%) CoffeeScript
12 3 (1.44%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.48%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.48%) C++
14 1 (0.48%) Elixir
14 1 (0.48%) Perl
14 1 (0.48%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 11 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.83%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.70%) SDET
2 6 (2.87%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (7.18%) Docker
2 3 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.44%) vSphere
3 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.96%) Ceph
4 1 (0.48%) etcd
4 1 (0.48%) flannel
4 1 (0.48%) GlusterFS
4 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.39%) Terraform
3 4 (1.91%) Puppet
4 2 (0.96%) Ansible
4 2 (0.96%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.48%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.48%) Consul
5 1 (0.48%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.48%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.48%) Mesos
5 1 (0.48%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.48%) rkt
5 1 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (1.44%) VMware
2 2 (0.96%) Cisco
2 2 (0.96%) EMC
2 2 (0.96%) F5
2 2 (0.96%) Facebook
2 2 (0.96%) Microsoft
2 2 (0.96%) NetApp
2 2 (0.96%) Remedy
3 1 (0.48%) Lotus
3 1 (0.48%) MapR
3 1 (0.48%) Mercator
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle
3 1 (0.48%) Rackspace
3 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.48%) SAP
3 1 (0.48%) Teradata
3 1 (0.48%) Twitter
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