The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Ruby on Rails Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank - 124 119
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.079% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.084% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3077 2376 2398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.06% 94.21% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1841 1369 1217
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 148 168
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.12 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.20 £32.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Ruby on Rails Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

Ruby on Rails Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Ruby on Rails Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer across the West Midlands region.

Ruby on Rails Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Ruby on Rails 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby