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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 104 104 90
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 11 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.55% 0.056% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.93% 0.18% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Average daily rate
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£450 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £344
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +118.46%
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
570 566 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.70% 31.62% 28.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 399 216
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -60.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £61.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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 11 £450 - 2
Ruby on Rails
Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) Ruby
2 14 (56.00%) MySQL
3 13 (52.00%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) Django
4 10 (40.00%) HTML
4 10 (40.00%) CSS
5 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (36.00%) Scala
5 9 (36.00%) Software Architecture
5 9 (36.00%) MongoDB
5 9 (36.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (36.00%) NoSQL
5 9 (36.00%) Play Framework
6 7 (28.00%) User Stories
6 7 (28.00%) Java
7 6 (24.00%) SaaS
8 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (20.00%) .NET
8 5 (20.00%) MVC
8 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (16.00%) C#
9 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (16.00%) Backbone.js
9 4 (16.00%) HTML5
10 3 (12.00%) Grails
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (12.00%) REST
10 3 (12.00%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Node.js
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) SaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) MySQL
2 13 (52.00%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (36.00%) MongoDB
3 9 (36.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (36.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) Redis
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Capybara
3 1 (4.00%) RSpec
3 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Architect
2 12 (48.00%) Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Technical Architect
4 6 (24.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Digital Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Digital Technical Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Digital Architect
7 1 (4.00%) User Experience Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Django
2 10 (40.00%) HTML
2 10 (40.00%) CSS
3 9 (36.00%) Play Framework
4 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (20.00%) .NET
5 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (16.00%) Backbone.js
5 4 (16.00%) HTML5
6 3 (12.00%) Grails
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (12.00%) REST
6 3 (12.00%) CSS3
6 3 (12.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (12.00%) Sass
6 3 (12.00%) Struts
6 3 (12.00%) XML
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (12.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Open Source
1 1 (4.00%) User Experience
1 1 (4.00%) NHS
1 1 (4.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Software Architecture
3 7 (28.00%) User Stories
4 5 (20.00%) MVC
4 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) RUP
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) SOA
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Web Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
6 2 (8.00%) BDD
7 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.00%) OOP
7 1 (4.00%) OO
7 1 (4.00%) Market Research
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Ruby
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) Scala
3 7 (28.00%) Java
4 4 (16.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (4.00%) Graylog
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Akamai
1 1 (4.00%) New Relic
1 1 (4.00%) VMware