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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 95 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.25% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.09% 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £248 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £291 £319
% change year-on-year
+33.04% -8.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - £32.50
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
460 429 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.81% 27.05% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 253 216
Average daily rate £328 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £388 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 11
Average hourly rate £33.00 £21.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.48% +26.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 5 £413 +50.00% 2
Ruby on Rails
Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Django
4 2 (28.57%) Scala
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) COBIT
4 2 (28.57%) CMMI
4 2 (28.57%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Play Framework
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Cobbler
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Head of Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Django Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) Django
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) Play Framework
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) CMMI
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) RUP
3 1 (14.29%) DSDM
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Cobbler
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £600 - 700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Annapurna
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago