The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Wales region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 0.74% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
74 6 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 54.81% 15.38% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 4 17
Average daily rate £425 £322 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.97% -22.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £322 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Ruby on Rails
Wales

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Ruby on Rails
Top 27 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails.

1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Django
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Django
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python