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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby Developer
UK
Rank 498 536 529
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby Developer 83 82 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 64 64
Median daily rate £425 £370 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £297 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £484 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £438
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
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
41742 48106 48047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27155 30643 30207
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 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1758 1889
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.88 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 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
England +39 82 £425 +14.86% 32
London +29 65 £425 -5.55% 22
Yorkshire +11 4 £375 +16.73% 2
South West +5 4 - -
North East -16 4 £350 +27.27%
Newcastle upon Tyne -17 4 £350 -
Tyne and Wear -19 4 £350 -
South East +8 3 £395 +9.72% 4
Wiltshire +4 3 - -
West Yorkshire +16 2 £375 +7.14% 2
Leeds +5 2 £375 +7.14% 1
Sheffield -3 2 - -
South Yorkshire -7 2 - -
City of London -8 2 £413 -2.94% 7
East of England - 2 £506 - 2
Hertfordshire - 2 £506 - 2
Surrey +21 1 - -
Hampshire +9 1 £340 +11.93% 4
Bristol -9 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £450 -
Portsmouth - 1 £340 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £450 -

Ruby Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 181 (100.00%) Ruby
2 104 (57.46%) Ruby on Rails
3 102 (56.35%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (43.09%) JavaScript
5 74 (40.88%) TDD
6 59 (32.60%) HTML
7 58 (32.04%) CSS
8 55 (30.39%) Java
9 40 (22.10%) Git (software)
10 37 (20.44%) Scrum
11 34 (18.78%) HTML5
12 32 (17.68%) BDD
13 31 (17.13%) Docker
14 30 (16.57%) CSS3
15 28 (15.47%) OO
16 27 (14.92%) Kanban
17 26 (14.36%) DevOps
17 26 (14.36%) PostgreSQL
18 25 (13.81%) Python
19 21 (11.60%) Linux
19 21 (11.60%) Software Engineering
19 21 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (11.60%) Amazon AWS
20 20 (11.05%) Cucumber
20 20 (11.05%) Microservices
21 19 (10.50%) Web Development
22 18 (9.94%) Games
22 18 (9.94%) MySQL
22 18 (9.94%) RSpec
23 17 (9.39%) Go

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 (3.31%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (2.76%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.66%) CMS
4 3 (1.66%) Confluence
5 2 (1.10%) nginx
5 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.55%) Apache
6 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.55%) Drupal
6 1 (0.55%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.55%) SAS
6 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.60%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.63%) Heroku
3 9 (4.97%) GitHub
4 6 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.76%) PaaS
6 3 (1.66%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.10%) Datadog
7 2 (1.10%) SaaS
8 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.21%) HTTP
1 4 (2.21%) Network Security
2 1 (0.55%) DNS
2 1 (0.55%) ICMP
2 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.36%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (9.94%) MySQL
3 14 (7.73%) NoSQL
4 12 (6.63%) Redis
5 10 (5.52%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.76%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.21%) Big Data
9 3 (1.66%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (22.10%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.05%) Cucumber
3 18 (9.94%) RSpec
4 13 (7.18%) Jenkins
5 10 (5.52%) Capybara
5 10 (5.52%) Subversion
6 7 (3.87%) JIRA
6 7 (3.87%) Selenium
7 6 (3.31%) Travis CI
8 4 (2.21%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.66%) Gradle
9 3 (1.66%) Vagrant
10 2 (1.10%) Bazaar
10 2 (1.10%) CircleCI
10 2 (1.10%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.55%) Appium
11 1 (0.55%) Bundler
11 1 (0.55%) Calabash
11 1 (0.55%) GoCD
11 1 (0.55%) Maven
General
1 18 (9.94%) Games
2 13 (7.18%) Finance
3 11 (6.08%) Back Office
4 5 (2.76%) Marketing
5 4 (2.21%) Banking
6 2 (1.10%) Retail
7 1 (0.55%) Electronics
7 1 (0.55%) Legal
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (57.46%) Ruby on Rails
2 59 (32.60%) HTML
3 58 (32.04%) CSS
4 34 (18.78%) HTML5
5 30 (16.57%) CSS3
6 17 (9.39%) REST
7 14 (7.73%) AngularJS
7 14 (7.73%) Node.js
7 14 (7.73%) RESTful
7 14 (7.73%) Web Services
8 13 (7.18%) jQuery
8 13 (7.18%) Sass
9 9 (4.97%) Gherkin
9 9 (4.97%) JSON
10 7 (3.87%) Sinatra
11 6 (3.31%) .NET
11 6 (3.31%) ASP.NET
11 6 (3.31%) Backbone.js
11 6 (3.31%) Play Framework
11 6 (3.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.18%) User Experience
2 6 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.76%) Online Games
4 4 (2.21%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.21%) Social Media
5 3 (1.66%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.66%) Video on Demand
6 2 (1.10%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.10%) Fintech
6 2 (1.10%) Semantic Web
6 2 (1.10%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.55%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.55%) BBC
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (0.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.60%) Linux
2 8 (4.42%) Unix
3 4 (2.21%) Mac OS X
3 4 (2.21%) Windows
4 3 (1.66%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.66%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.10%) Android
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (56.35%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (40.88%) TDD
3 37 (20.44%) Scrum
4 32 (17.68%) BDD
5 28 (15.47%) OO
6 27 (14.92%) Kanban
7 26 (14.36%) DevOps
8 21 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (11.60%) Software Engineering
9 20 (11.05%) Microservices
10 19 (10.50%) Web Development
11 15 (8.29%) Automated Testing
11 15 (8.29%) Open Source
12 12 (6.63%) Continuous Delivery
13 10 (5.52%) Front End Development
14 9 (4.97%) MVC
15 8 (4.42%) OOP
15 8 (4.42%) Pair Programming
16 7 (3.87%) Configuration Management
16 7 (3.87%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 181 (100.00%) Ruby
2 78 (43.09%) JavaScript
3 55 (30.39%) Java
4 25 (13.81%) Python
5 17 (9.39%) Go
6 11 (6.08%) Scala
7 7 (3.87%) Bash Shell
7 7 (3.87%) C#
8 6 (3.31%) PHP
8 6 (3.31%) SQL
9 5 (2.76%) C++
10 4 (2.21%) CoffeeScript
11 2 (1.10%) Clojure
12 1 (0.55%) Elixir
12 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.55%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 9 (4.97%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.42%) Degree
3 3 (1.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.97%) SDET
2 4 (2.21%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) GCP
System Software
1 31 (17.13%) Docker
2 3 (1.66%) Shibboleth
2 3 (1.66%) vSphere
3 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (4.97%) Terraform
2 7 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.31%) Ansible
4 5 (2.76%) Puppet
5 2 (1.10%) Pingdom
5 2 (1.10%) Salt
6 1 (0.55%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.55%) Consul
Vendors
1 6 (3.31%) Apigee
2 4 (2.21%) Facebook
3 3 (1.66%) Google
4 2 (1.10%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.10%) Remedy
4 2 (1.10%) SAP
4 2 (1.10%) VMware
5 1 (0.55%) Cisco
5 1 (0.55%) EMC
5 1 (0.55%) F5
5 1 (0.55%) Lotus
5 1 (0.55%) MapR
5 1 (0.55%) Mercator
5 1 (0.55%) NetApp
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle
5 1 (0.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
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