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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 82 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 10.88% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 0
Median daily rate £441 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £358
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.25 £55.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-58.10% -21.83%
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
298 218 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 39.52% 37.59% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 155 55
Median daily rate £425 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £27.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 - 69 £450 - 2
Crawley - 3 £340 - 3
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 82 (94.25%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (93.10%) Java
3 78 (89.66%) Python
3 78 (89.66%) REST
4 77 (88.51%) Open Source
4 77 (88.51%) Scala
5 76 (87.36%) HTML
5 76 (87.36%) CSS
6 75 (86.21%) JSON
7 73 (83.91%) Ajax
8 72 (82.76%) HTML5
8 72 (82.76%) CSS3
9 71 (81.61%) Automated Testing
10 70 (80.46%) HTTP
11 69 (79.31%) Ruby on Rails
11 69 (79.31%) Git (software)
12 68 (78.16%) Play Framework
12 68 (78.16%) Django
12 68 (78.16%) JUnit
13 67 (77.01%) Subversion
13 67 (77.01%) Jenkins
13 67 (77.01%) Continuous Integration
14 64 (73.56%) Guice
14 64 (73.56%) Google
15 63 (72.41%) Spring
16 62 (71.26%) Scrum
17 57 (65.52%) Web Design
17 57 (65.52%) Responsive Web Design
18 52 (59.77%) C#
19 45 (51.72%) JIRA

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 43 (49.43%) Confluence
2 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 70 (80.46%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.75%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.45%) MySQL
3 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 69 (79.31%) Git (software)
2 68 (78.16%) JUnit
3 67 (77.01%) Jenkins
3 67 (77.01%) Subversion
4 45 (51.72%) JIRA
5 24 (27.59%) Selenium
General
1 4 (4.60%) Law
2 1 (1.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 73 (83.91%) Developer
2 53 (60.92%) Scala Developer
3 31 (35.63%) Java Developer
4 27 (31.03%) Java Scala Developer
5 25 (28.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 14 (16.09%) Software Developer
7 11 (12.64%) Lead Developer
8 10 (11.49%) C# Developer
9 8 (9.20%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
10 7 (8.05%) HTML Developer
11 6 (6.90%) HTML CSS Developer
12 3 (3.45%) Agile Developer
12 3 (3.45%) Agile Java Developer
12 3 (3.45%) Architect
12 3 (3.45%) Lead Java Developer
12 3 (3.45%) Senior Developer
12 3 (3.45%) Software Engineer
12 3 (3.45%) Technical Architect
12 3 (3.45%) Technical Leader
13 2 (2.30%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (89.66%) REST
2 76 (87.36%) CSS
2 76 (87.36%) HTML
3 75 (86.21%) JSON
4 73 (83.91%) Ajax
5 72 (82.76%) CSS3
5 72 (82.76%) HTML5
6 69 (79.31%) Ruby on Rails
7 68 (78.16%) Django
7 68 (78.16%) Play Framework
8 64 (73.56%) Guice
9 63 (72.41%) Spring
10 41 (47.13%) RESTful
11 34 (39.08%) Spring MVC
12 4 (4.60%) .NET
13 2 (2.30%) Gherkin
13 2 (2.30%) SOAP
13 2 (2.30%) Web Services
14 1 (1.15%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (48.28%) Linux
2 3 (3.45%) Windows
3 2 (2.30%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (94.25%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (88.51%) Open Source
3 71 (81.61%) Automated Testing
4 67 (77.01%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (71.26%) Scrum
6 57 (65.52%) Responsive Web Design
6 57 (65.52%) Web Design
7 43 (49.43%) OWASP
8 36 (41.38%) Configuration Management
8 36 (41.38%) Mentoring
9 34 (39.08%) MVC
10 33 (37.93%) Web Development
11 25 (28.74%) Front End Development
12 24 (27.59%) Service Design
13 21 (24.14%) Line Management
14 18 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (8.05%) Project Management
16 6 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
16 6 (6.90%) Software Architecture
17 4 (4.60%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 81 (93.10%) Java
2 78 (89.66%) Python
3 77 (88.51%) Scala
4 52 (59.77%) C#
5 7 (8.05%) C++
6 3 (3.45%) C
6 3 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.15%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) BPSS Clearance
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.15%) Ganglia
2 1 (1.15%) Nagios
2 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (73.56%) Google
2 2 (2.30%) SaltStack
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