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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 84 123 93
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -30
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 29 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.54% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.31% 0.53% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 4
Median daily rate £425 £434 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% -21.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £381 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £778
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £428 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £8.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -88.73%
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
673 757 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.82% 33.29% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 500 326
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 3
Median hourly rate £13.25 £31.02 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.28% -37.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 September 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 +32 29 £425 -2.01% 2
Ruby on Rails
Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 40 (100.00%) Ruby
2 35 (87.50%) CSS
3 33 (82.50%) HTML
4 32 (80.00%) HTML5
5 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (62.50%) CSS3
6 23 (57.50%) MVC
7 22 (55.00%) Scrum
7 22 (55.00%) Django
8 21 (52.50%) JSON
8 21 (52.50%) REST
8 21 (52.50%) Ajax
8 21 (52.50%) C#
9 20 (50.00%) Python
9 20 (50.00%) Google
9 20 (50.00%) Guice
9 20 (50.00%) JIRA
9 20 (50.00%) Spring
9 20 (50.00%) Spring MVC
10 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
10 19 (47.50%) RESTful
10 19 (47.50%) Linux
11 17 (42.50%) Automated Testing
11 17 (42.50%) Front End Development
12 16 (40.00%) Play Framework
12 16 (40.00%) Open Source
12 16 (40.00%) Configuration Management
13 15 (37.50%) HTTP
13 15 (37.50%) JUnit
13 15 (37.50%) Subversion

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 (37.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (50.00%) JIRA
2 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
3 15 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 15 (37.50%) JUnit
3 15 (37.50%) Subversion
4 5 (12.50%) RSpec
5 4 (10.00%) Capybara
5 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 17 (42.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (5.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (2.50%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Agile Coach
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Scala Developer
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) CSS
2 33 (82.50%) HTML
3 32 (80.00%) HTML5
4 25 (62.50%) CSS3
5 22 (55.00%) Django
6 21 (52.50%) Ajax
6 21 (52.50%) JSON
6 21 (52.50%) REST
7 20 (50.00%) Guice
7 20 (50.00%) Spring
7 20 (50.00%) Spring MVC
8 19 (47.50%) RESTful
9 16 (40.00%) Play Framework
10 4 (10.00%) jQuery
10 4 (10.00%) Sinatra
10 4 (10.00%) Velocity
10 4 (10.00%) Web Services
11 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (5.00%) .NET
13 1 (2.50%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) User Experience
2 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (57.50%) MVC
3 22 (55.00%) Scrum
4 17 (42.50%) Automated Testing
4 17 (42.50%) Front End Development
5 16 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 16 (40.00%) Open Source
6 15 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (37.50%) OWASP
6 15 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (37.50%) Web Design
7 12 (30.00%) TDD
7 12 (30.00%) Web Development
8 11 (27.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (27.50%) Line Management
8 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
9 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (12.50%) Kanban
11 4 (10.00%) Pair Programming
12 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Ruby
2 21 (52.50%) C#
3 20 (50.00%) Python
4 14 (35.00%) Scala
5 7 (17.50%) Java
5 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Google