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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
South East / West Sussex
Rank 34 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 16 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.71% 0.19% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.25% 0.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £488 £513 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.73% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00

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
173 170 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 40.14% 32.38% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 100 91
Median daily rate £411 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% -8.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £26.88 £35.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £38.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +1 9 £525 +2.43% 1
Crawley - 1 £425 - 2
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (72.73%) Python
3 23 (69.70%) Java
4 22 (66.67%) Scala
5 20 (60.61%) Jenkins
6 19 (57.58%) Git (software)
6 19 (57.58%) Automated Testing
7 18 (54.55%) C#
7 18 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (54.55%) Open Source
7 18 (54.55%) REST
8 17 (51.52%) HTML
8 17 (51.52%) CSS
9 16 (48.48%) Scrum
9 16 (48.48%) HTTP
9 16 (48.48%) JIRA
10 15 (45.45%) Google
10 15 (45.45%) Play Framework
11 14 (42.42%) HTML5
11 14 (42.42%) Linux
12 13 (39.39%) JSON
13 12 (36.36%) CSS3
13 12 (36.36%) Cucumber
14 11 (33.33%) MongoDB
14 11 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (33.33%) Spring
14 11 (33.33%) Ajax
14 11 (33.33%) Selenium
14 11 (33.33%) JUnit
14 11 (33.33%) Subversion

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 10 (30.30%) Confluence
2 6 (18.18%) nginx
2 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.12%) Apache
4 2 (6.06%) JBoss
4 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) GitHub
1 6 (18.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) HTTP
2 6 (18.18%) SSL
2 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) FTP
3 1 (3.03%) Network Security
3 1 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
3 7 (21.21%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (60.61%) Jenkins
2 19 (57.58%) Git (software)
3 16 (48.48%) JIRA
4 12 (36.36%) Cucumber
5 11 (33.33%) JUnit
5 11 (33.33%) Selenium
5 11 (33.33%) Subversion
6 6 (18.18%) Ant
6 6 (18.18%) Gatling
6 6 (18.18%) Grunt
6 6 (18.18%) gulp
6 6 (18.18%) IntelliJ
6 6 (18.18%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (18.18%) Sublime Text
7 5 (15.15%) WebDriver
8 4 (12.12%) FitNesse
8 4 (12.12%) JBehave
8 4 (12.12%) LoadRunner
8 4 (12.12%) QADirector
8 4 (12.12%) QARun
General
1 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
2 19 (57.58%) Scala Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Automation Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Scala Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Tester
5 3 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.03%) QA Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) REST
2 17 (51.52%) CSS
2 17 (51.52%) HTML
3 15 (45.45%) Play Framework
4 14 (42.42%) HTML5
5 13 (39.39%) JSON
6 12 (36.36%) CSS3
7 11 (33.33%) Ajax
7 11 (33.33%) Spring
8 10 (30.30%) RESTful
9 9 (27.27%) Django
9 9 (27.27%) Guice
9 9 (27.27%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (21.21%) Akka
10 7 (21.21%) Gherkin
11 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
11 6 (18.18%) J2EE
11 6 (18.18%) jQuery
11 6 (18.18%) Node.js
11 6 (18.18%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Ubuntu
2 6 (18.18%) Unix
2 6 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) AIX
3 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.03%) SUSE
3 1 (3.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) Automated Testing
3 18 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (54.55%) Open Source
4 16 (48.48%) Scrum
5 11 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (33.33%) Web Design
6 10 (30.30%) Web Development
7 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
7 9 (27.27%) OWASP
7 9 (27.27%) TDD
8 6 (18.18%) Analytics
8 6 (18.18%) DevOps
9 5 (15.15%) BDD
9 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
9 5 (15.15%) MVC
10 4 (12.12%) Kanban
11 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (6.06%) Microservices
12 1 (3.03%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) Python
2 23 (69.70%) Java
3 22 (66.67%) Scala
4 18 (54.55%) C#
5 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 6 (18.18%) Groovy
6 6 (18.18%) Haskell
6 6 (18.18%) Perl
7 2 (6.06%) SQL
8 1 (3.03%) Korn
8 1 (3.03%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) NFS
2 1 (3.03%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Puppet
2 6 (18.18%) Grafana
2 6 (18.18%) Kibana
3 4 (12.12%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Google
2 2 (6.06%) webMethods
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.03%) SAP