The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank - 38 28
Contract jobs citing Ruby 0 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 0.57% 3.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.47% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Average daily rate - £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +425.92%
Ruby
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 81 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 29.72% 22.95% 39.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 43 63
Average daily rate £325 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £377 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 12
Average hourly rate £23.00 £30.20 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.84% -2.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £28.69 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £36.80 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ruby across the Warwickshire region.

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Ruby
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Warwickshire region.

Ruby Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Ruby
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) API Integration

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript