The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby 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 over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 24 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 1.64% 3.70% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.65% 5.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +77.50%
Ruby
Wales

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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
43 93 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 35.25% 68.89% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 83 5
Average daily rate £450 £388 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +11.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £321 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales region citing Ruby 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.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) Clojure
5 1 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (20.00%) PaaS
5 1 (20.00%) IaaS
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) HTTP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales region citing Ruby 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) RSpec
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Fedora
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Clojure
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago