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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 42 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.27% - 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% - 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£300 - £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £50.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+42.00% +21.21%
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
114 92 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 30.98% 37.86% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 59 42
Average daily rate £313 £300 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £231 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 14
Average hourly rate £26.53 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.79 £23.70 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £26.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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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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
Leamington Spa - - - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Ruby
West Midlands

Ruby
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) OAuth
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) OAuth2
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (50.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) OAuth
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP