The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Warwickshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 28 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 7 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.21% 3.10% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £313 £311 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.40% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -7.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+77.50% -
Programming Languages Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
98 63 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 30.91% 27.88% 29.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 36 33
Average daily rate £315 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £231 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £26.75 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.49% +2.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Ruby
West Midlands

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Warwick -8 1 £325 +4.00%
Leamington Spa - - - -
Ruby
West Midlands

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (94.12%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (64.71%) Web Services
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) OAuth
4 9 (52.94%) LDAP
4 9 (52.94%) MySQL
4 9 (52.94%) OAuth2
5 6 (35.29%) Open Source
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) Document Management
6 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
6 4 (23.53%) Workflow
6 4 (23.53%) OpenID
6 4 (23.53%) Digital Media
7 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (17.65%) Lotus
7 3 (17.65%) IBM Notes
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 2 (11.76%) JasperReports
8 2 (11.76%) Pentaho
9 1 (5.88%) jQuery
9 1 (5.88%) HTML5
9 1 (5.88%) Node.js
9 1 (5.88%) CSS3
9 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
9 1 (5.88%) Ajax
9 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
9 1 (5.88%) Scrum

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (17.65%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) JasperReports
3 2 (11.76%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Business Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (64.71%) Web Services
3 9 (52.94%) OAuth
3 9 (52.94%) OAuth2
4 4 (23.53%) OpenID
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Open Source
2 4 (23.53%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Document Management
2 4 (23.53%) Workflow
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Lotus
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle