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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 53 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 12 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.71% - 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% - 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Median daily rate £475 - £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £8.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -88.73%
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
264 254 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 37.55% 47.39% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 172 63
Median daily rate £400 £368 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +17.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £287 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £29.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
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 31 August 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 - 9 £475 -
Gatwick - 2 £463 -
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 96 (90.57%) Java
2 94 (88.68%) Python
3 92 (86.79%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (84.91%) Scala
5 85 (80.19%) HTML
5 85 (80.19%) CSS
6 82 (77.36%) REST
7 78 (73.58%) JSON
8 76 (71.70%) Ajax
9 74 (69.81%) HTML5
9 74 (69.81%) CSS3
10 73 (68.87%) Open Source
10 73 (68.87%) Automated Testing
10 73 (68.87%) Scrum
11 72 (67.92%) Subversion
11 72 (67.92%) Git (software)
12 71 (66.98%) Play Framework
13 70 (66.04%) HTTP
14 68 (64.15%) Jenkins
14 68 (64.15%) Continuous Integration
15 67 (63.21%) JUnit
16 66 (62.26%) Ruby on Rails
16 66 (62.26%) Django
17 62 (58.49%) Google
18 61 (57.55%) Spring
18 61 (57.55%) Web Design
18 61 (57.55%) Responsive Web Design
18 61 (57.55%) Guice
19 50 (47.17%) C#
19 50 (47.17%) 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 41 (38.68%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) GitHub
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.94%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 70 (66.04%) HTTP
2 1 (0.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.42%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.60%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.83%) MySQL
3 3 (2.83%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 72 (67.92%) Git (software)
1 72 (67.92%) Subversion
2 68 (64.15%) Jenkins
3 67 (63.21%) JUnit
4 41 (38.68%) JIRA
5 26 (24.53%) Selenium
6 3 (2.83%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.94%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.94%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (3.77%) Law
2 1 (0.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 93 (87.74%) Developer
2 63 (59.43%) Scala Developer
3 49 (46.23%) Java Developer
4 39 (36.79%) Java Scala Developer
5 28 (26.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (10.38%) C# Developer
6 11 (10.38%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 11 (10.38%) HTML Developer
7 10 (9.43%) HTML CSS Developer
7 10 (9.43%) Lead Developer
8 9 (8.49%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Lead Java Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Agile Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Architect
10 3 (2.83%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Technical Architect
10 3 (2.83%) Technical Leader
11 2 (1.89%) Senior Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (80.19%) CSS
1 85 (80.19%) HTML
2 82 (77.36%) REST
3 78 (73.58%) JSON
4 76 (71.70%) Ajax
5 74 (69.81%) CSS3
5 74 (69.81%) HTML5
6 71 (66.98%) Play Framework
7 66 (62.26%) Django
7 66 (62.26%) Ruby on Rails
8 61 (57.55%) Guice
8 61 (57.55%) Spring
9 44 (41.51%) RESTful
10 36 (33.96%) Spring MVC
11 7 (6.60%) Akka
11 7 (6.60%) J2EE
12 4 (3.77%) .NET
13 1 (0.94%) jQuery
13 1 (0.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.47%) User Experience
2 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
2 1 (0.94%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (0.94%) iPad
2 1 (0.94%) Mainframe
2 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 50 (47.17%) Linux
2 8 (7.55%) Unix
3 7 (6.60%) Mac OS X
4 4 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (86.79%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (68.87%) Automated Testing
2 73 (68.87%) Open Source
2 73 (68.87%) Scrum
3 68 (64.15%) Continuous Integration
4 61 (57.55%) Responsive Web Design
4 61 (57.55%) Web Design
5 40 (37.74%) OWASP
6 36 (33.96%) Configuration Management
6 36 (33.96%) Mentoring
6 36 (33.96%) MVC
7 35 (33.02%) Web Development
8 28 (26.42%) Front End Development
9 27 (25.47%) Service Design
10 24 (22.64%) Line Management
11 21 (19.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (12.26%) TDD
13 9 (8.49%) Kanban
14 7 (6.60%) Continuous Deployment
14 7 (6.60%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (90.57%) Java
2 94 (88.68%) Python
3 90 (84.91%) Scala
4 50 (47.17%) C#
5 7 (6.60%) C++
6 6 (5.66%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.83%) C
8 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.94%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.94%) Perl
8 1 (0.94%) PHP
8 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.55%) SC Cleared
1 8 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Puppet
2 1 (0.94%) Ansible
2 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 62 (58.49%) Google
2 1 (0.94%) IBM
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle
2 1 (0.94%) Rackspace
2 1 (0.94%) SaltStack
2 1 (0.94%) VMware