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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 96 75 81
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 9 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.52% 1.09% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.71% 3.52% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 2
Average daily rate
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£650 £380 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £362 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £384 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £13.50 £150.00
% change year-on-year
+425.92% -91.00%
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
527 483 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.60% 30.96% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 321 205
Average daily rate £340 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £380 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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 -15 8 £650 +71.05% 4
Ruby on Rails
Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (100.00%) Ruby
2 12 (63.16%) MySQL
3 11 (57.89%) Django
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (47.37%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (47.37%) Scala
5 9 (47.37%) MongoDB
5 9 (47.37%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
5 9 (47.37%) Software Architecture
5 9 (47.37%) Play Framework
6 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
6 6 (31.58%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) SaaS
6 6 (31.58%) User Stories
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) Python
8 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 3 (15.79%) HTML
8 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
9 2 (10.53%) .NET
9 2 (10.53%) PHP
9 2 (10.53%) Linux
10 1 (5.26%) OOP
10 1 (5.26%) OO
10 1 (5.26%) Apache
10 1 (5.26%) RUP
10 1 (5.26%) DSDM
10 1 (5.26%) Windows
10 1 (5.26%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) MySQL
2 9 (47.37%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (47.37%) MongoDB
2 9 (47.37%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.26%) Law
1 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Architect
2 9 (47.37%) Technical Architect
3 8 (42.11%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Technical Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Digital Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Digital Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Django Developer
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Python/Django Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Django
2 9 (47.37%) Play Framework
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) .NET
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.26%) Symfony
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) CSS3
6 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.26%) Sass
6 1 (5.26%) LESS
6 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) NHS
1 1 (5.26%) Online Games
1 1 (5.26%) Open Source
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Software Architecture
3 6 (31.58%) User Stories
3 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) Market Research
5 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) RUP
5 1 (5.26%) DSDM
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Ruby
2 9 (47.37%) Scala
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
7 1 (5.26%) SQL
7 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.26%) C#
7 1 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Cobbler
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.26%) VMware
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