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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 79 103 99
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 20 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.38% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.23% 1.35% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 6
Median daily rate £440 £450 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £300 £456
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
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 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
473 591 522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.64% 30.14% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 381 350
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 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
Leeds +25 20 £440 -2.22%
Ruby on Rails
Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 42 (100.00%) Ruby
2 41 (97.62%) CSS
3 39 (92.86%) HTML
3 39 (92.86%) HTML5
4 37 (88.10%) CSS3
5 34 (80.95%) Django
6 33 (78.57%) Ajax
6 33 (78.57%) JSON
6 33 (78.57%) REST
7 28 (66.67%) MVC
7 28 (66.67%) Spring
7 28 (66.67%) Google
7 28 (66.67%) Spring MVC
7 28 (66.67%) Guice
8 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (61.90%) Scrum
9 25 (59.52%) C#
9 25 (59.52%) Python
9 25 (59.52%) JIRA
10 23 (54.76%) Scala
10 23 (54.76%) Open Source
10 23 (54.76%) Play Framework
11 22 (52.38%) RESTful
11 22 (52.38%) Linux
12 20 (47.62%) Automated Testing
12 20 (47.62%) Front End Development
13 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
13 19 (45.24%) Configuration Management
14 18 (42.86%) JUnit
14 18 (42.86%) Continuous Integration

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 15 (35.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (11.90%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.90%) MySQL
3 5 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (59.52%) JIRA
2 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
3 18 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 18 (42.86%) JUnit
4 15 (35.71%) Subversion
5 4 (9.52%) Capybara
5 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
5 4 (9.52%) RSpec
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (73.81%) Developer
2 20 (47.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Scala Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Scala Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Project Director
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Scrum Master
7 1 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Development Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (97.62%) CSS
2 39 (92.86%) HTML
2 39 (92.86%) HTML5
3 37 (88.10%) CSS3
4 34 (80.95%) Django
5 33 (78.57%) Ajax
5 33 (78.57%) JSON
5 33 (78.57%) REST
6 28 (66.67%) Guice
6 28 (66.67%) Spring
6 28 (66.67%) Spring MVC
7 23 (54.76%) Play Framework
8 22 (52.38%) RESTful
9 4 (9.52%) jQuery
9 4 (9.52%) Velocity
9 4 (9.52%) Web Services
10 3 (7.14%) Sinatra
10 3 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (4.76%) .NET
12 1 (2.38%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) User Experience
2 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) MVC
2 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) Scrum
3 23 (54.76%) Open Source
4 20 (47.62%) Automated Testing
4 20 (47.62%) Front End Development
5 19 (45.24%) Configuration Management
6 18 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
7 15 (35.71%) Web Design
8 14 (33.33%) OWASP
9 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
10 10 (23.81%) Line Management
10 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
10 10 (23.81%) TDD
10 10 (23.81%) Web Development
11 9 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (21.43%) Kanban
12 3 (7.14%) Product Management
12 3 (7.14%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Ruby
2 25 (59.52%) C#
2 25 (59.52%) Python
3 23 (54.76%) Scala
4 11 (26.19%) Java
5 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.76%) SQL
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Google