The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 103 111 97
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 19 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.93% 0.51% 0.058%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% 1.87% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 0
Median daily rate £425 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £71.00
Ruby on Rails
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
723 588 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.39% 27.35% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 407 323
Median daily rate £400 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £293 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +207.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the West Yorkshire region.

Ruby on Rails Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Leeds +3 19 £425 -5.55% 1
Ruby on Rails
Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 37 (100.00%) Ruby
2 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) HTML
3 25 (67.57%) CSS
4 23 (62.16%) HTML5
5 20 (54.05%) TDD
6 13 (35.14%) Scrum
7 12 (32.43%) Django
7 12 (32.43%) Python
7 12 (32.43%) Linux
8 11 (29.73%) MVC
8 11 (29.73%) JSON
8 11 (29.73%) REST
8 11 (29.73%) CSS3
8 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
9 10 (27.03%) Play Framework
9 10 (27.03%) C#
10 9 (24.32%) JIRA
11 8 (21.62%) Ajax
11 8 (21.62%) Google
11 8 (21.62%) Web Development
11 8 (21.62%) Spring MVC
11 8 (21.62%) Spring
11 8 (21.62%) Java
11 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
11 8 (21.62%) RESTful
11 8 (21.62%) Scala
11 8 (21.62%) Guice
11 8 (21.62%) Open Source
12 7 (18.92%) Confluence

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 7 (18.92%) Confluence
2 3 (8.11%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) nginx
2 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Drupal
3 1 (2.70%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Exchequer
2 1 (2.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) HTTP
2 3 (8.11%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
2 9 (24.32%) JIRA
3 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
4 7 (18.92%) JUnit
4 7 (18.92%) Subversion
5 2 (5.41%) RSpec
6 1 (2.70%) Capybara
6 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (16.22%) Ruby Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Digital Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Python Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Digital Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Coach
6 1 (2.70%) Graduate IT Support
6 1 (2.70%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (2.70%) IT Support
6 1 (2.70%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering Graduate
6 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) HTML
2 25 (67.57%) CSS
3 23 (62.16%) HTML5
4 12 (32.43%) Django
5 11 (29.73%) CSS3
5 11 (29.73%) JSON
5 11 (29.73%) REST
6 10 (27.03%) Play Framework
7 8 (21.62%) Ajax
7 8 (21.62%) Guice
7 8 (21.62%) RESTful
7 8 (21.62%) Spring
7 8 (21.62%) Spring MVC
8 3 (8.11%) .NET
9 2 (5.41%) jQuery
9 2 (5.41%) Sinatra
10 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.70%) Ember.js
10 1 (2.70%) Express
10 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Mac OS X
2 3 (8.11%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (54.05%) TDD
3 13 (35.14%) Scrum
4 11 (29.73%) MVC
5 8 (21.62%) Open Source
5 8 (21.62%) Web Development
6 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
6 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
6 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (18.92%) Front End Development
6 7 (18.92%) OWASP
6 7 (18.92%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (18.92%) Web Design
7 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (16.22%) Line Management
7 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.81%) Pair Programming
9 3 (8.11%) Software Architecture
9 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Ruby
2 12 (32.43%) Python
3 10 (27.03%) C#
4 8 (21.62%) Java
4 8 (21.62%) Scala
5 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Mesos
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Google
2 1 (2.70%) Citrix
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.70%) VMware