The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 33 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 19 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.73% 0.29% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.84% 0.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £513 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -43.66%
Ruby
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
193 224 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 37.84% 32.99% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 132 82
Median daily rate £400 £366 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% -2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £300 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 2
Median hourly rate £38.25 £36.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Ruby
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Ruby
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Worthing +2 7 £525 +2.43% 1
Crawley - 2 £406 - 2
Gatwick - 1 £475 -
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (70.97%) Python
3 21 (67.74%) Java
4 20 (64.52%) Scala
5 18 (58.06%) Scrum
6 17 (54.84%) Play Framework
7 15 (48.39%) REST
8 14 (45.16%) JIRA
8 14 (45.16%) HTML
8 14 (45.16%) CSS
9 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
10 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
10 12 (38.71%) Automated Testing
10 12 (38.71%) TDD
11 11 (35.48%) C#
11 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (35.48%) Open Source
11 11 (35.48%) HTML5
11 11 (35.48%) Akka
12 10 (32.26%) CSS3
12 10 (32.26%) JSON
12 10 (32.26%) J2EE
13 9 (29.03%) HTTP
13 9 (29.03%) Subversion
13 9 (29.03%) Web Design
13 9 (29.03%) Ajax
13 9 (29.03%) Web Development
13 9 (29.03%) RESTful
13 9 (29.03%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (25.81%) Relational Database

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 8 (25.81%) Confluence
2 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
3 1 (3.23%) nginx
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) GitHub
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) FTP
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) SSH
2 1 (3.23%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Relational Database
2 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) JIRA
2 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
3 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
4 9 (29.03%) Subversion
5 8 (25.81%) JUnit
6 7 (22.58%) Cucumber
7 6 (19.35%) Selenium
8 5 (16.13%) WebDriver
9 4 (12.90%) FitNesse
9 4 (12.90%) JBehave
9 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
9 4 (12.90%) QADirector
9 4 (12.90%) QARun
10 1 (3.23%) Ant
10 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
10 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
10 1 (3.23%) IntelliJ
10 1 (3.23%) JMeter
10 1 (3.23%) RSpec
10 1 (3.23%) WATIR
General
1 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) Scala Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Automation Tester
3 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Tester
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Scala Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.23%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) QA Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) Play Framework
2 15 (48.39%) REST
3 14 (45.16%) CSS
3 14 (45.16%) HTML
4 11 (35.48%) Akka
4 11 (35.48%) HTML5
5 10 (32.26%) CSS3
5 10 (32.26%) J2EE
5 10 (32.26%) JSON
6 9 (29.03%) Ajax
6 9 (29.03%) RESTful
7 8 (25.81%) Spring
8 7 (22.58%) Django
8 7 (22.58%) Guice
8 7 (22.58%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (12.90%) Spring MVC
10 3 (9.68%) SOAP
11 2 (6.45%) Gherkin
11 2 (6.45%) Web Services
11 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) AIX
3 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.23%) SUSE
3 1 (3.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) Scrum
3 12 (38.71%) Automated Testing
3 12 (38.71%) TDD
4 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (35.48%) Open Source
5 9 (29.03%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (29.03%) Web Design
5 9 (29.03%) Web Development
6 8 (25.81%) BDD
7 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
7 7 (22.58%) Kanban
7 7 (22.58%) OWASP
8 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
9 4 (12.90%) MVC
10 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (3.23%) Coaching
11 1 (3.23%) CRM
11 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
11 1 (3.23%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) Python
2 21 (67.74%) Java
3 20 (64.52%) Scala
4 11 (35.48%) C#
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) Groovy
6 1 (3.23%) Haskell
6 1 (3.23%) Korn
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
1 1 (3.23%) NFS
1 1 (3.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Puppet
2 4 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) Grafana
3 1 (3.23%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe
2 1 (3.23%) IBM
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) SaltStack
2 1 (3.23%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) webMethods