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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 30 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 36 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.33% - 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.79% - 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 1
Median daily rate £475 - £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £71.00
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
261 223 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 38.61% 44.69% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 145 59
Median daily rate £408 £368 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.88% +17.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £433 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 - 27 £475 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £450 -
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 105 (92.11%) Java
2 101 (88.60%) Python
2 101 (88.60%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (85.96%) Scala
4 95 (83.33%) HTML
4 95 (83.33%) CSS
5 91 (79.82%) REST
6 88 (77.19%) JSON
7 86 (75.44%) Ajax
8 85 (74.56%) Open Source
9 84 (73.68%) CSS3
9 84 (73.68%) HTML5
10 83 (72.81%) Git (software)
10 83 (72.81%) Automated Testing
11 82 (71.93%) Subversion
12 81 (71.05%) HTTP
12 81 (71.05%) Play Framework
13 79 (69.30%) Jenkins
14 78 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
14 78 (68.42%) JUnit
14 78 (68.42%) Scrum
15 77 (67.54%) Ruby on Rails
15 77 (67.54%) Django
16 73 (64.04%) Google
17 72 (63.16%) Spring
17 72 (63.16%) Guice
18 69 (60.53%) Responsive Web Design
18 69 (60.53%) Web Design
19 57 (50.00%) C#
20 56 (49.12%) Linux

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 49 (42.98%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) GitHub
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.88%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 81 (71.05%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (29.82%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.51%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.63%) MySQL
4 3 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 83 (72.81%) Git (software)
2 82 (71.93%) Subversion
3 79 (69.30%) Jenkins
4 78 (68.42%) JUnit
5 50 (43.86%) JIRA
6 29 (25.44%) Selenium
7 3 (2.63%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.88%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (3.51%) Law
2 1 (0.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 100 (87.72%) Developer
2 71 (62.28%) Scala Developer
3 49 (42.98%) Java Developer
4 40 (35.09%) Java Scala Developer
5 31 (27.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (11.40%) Software Developer
7 12 (10.53%) Lead Developer
8 11 (9.65%) C# Developer
8 11 (9.65%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
8 11 (9.65%) HTML Developer
9 10 (8.77%) HTML CSS Developer
10 5 (4.39%) Lead Java Developer
11 3 (2.63%) Agile Developer
11 3 (2.63%) Agile Java Developer
11 3 (2.63%) Architect
11 3 (2.63%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.63%) Software Engineer
11 3 (2.63%) Technical Architect
11 3 (2.63%) Technical Leader
12 2 (1.75%) Senior Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (83.33%) CSS
1 95 (83.33%) HTML
2 91 (79.82%) REST
3 88 (77.19%) JSON
4 86 (75.44%) Ajax
5 84 (73.68%) CSS3
5 84 (73.68%) HTML5
6 81 (71.05%) Play Framework
7 77 (67.54%) Django
7 77 (67.54%) Ruby on Rails
8 72 (63.16%) Guice
8 72 (63.16%) Spring
9 50 (43.86%) RESTful
10 42 (36.84%) Spring MVC
11 5 (4.39%) Akka
11 5 (4.39%) J2EE
12 4 (3.51%) .NET
13 2 (1.75%) Web Services
14 1 (0.88%) Gherkin
14 1 (0.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (27.19%) User Experience
2 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
2 1 (0.88%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (0.88%) iPad
2 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
2 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 56 (49.12%) Linux
2 7 (6.14%) Mac OS X
2 7 (6.14%) Unix
3 4 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (88.60%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (74.56%) Open Source
3 83 (72.81%) Automated Testing
4 78 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
4 78 (68.42%) Scrum
5 69 (60.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 69 (60.53%) Web Design
6 48 (42.11%) OWASP
7 42 (36.84%) Configuration Management
7 42 (36.84%) MVC
8 41 (35.96%) Mentoring
8 41 (35.96%) Web Development
9 31 (27.19%) Front End Development
10 28 (24.56%) Service Design
11 26 (22.81%) Line Management
12 23 (20.18%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (9.65%) TDD
14 7 (6.14%) Kanban
14 7 (6.14%) Project Management
15 6 (5.26%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 105 (92.11%) Java
2 101 (88.60%) Python
3 98 (85.96%) Scala
4 57 (50.00%) C#
5 7 (6.14%) C++
6 6 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.63%) C
8 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.88%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.88%) Perl
8 1 (0.88%) PHP
8 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) Ansible
2 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 73 (64.04%) Google
2 2 (1.75%) SaltStack
3 1 (0.88%) IBM
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle
3 1 (0.88%) Rackspace
3 1 (0.88%) VMware