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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 108 111 107
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 14 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.68% 0.63% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.04% 2.16% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 0
Median daily rate £450 £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 - £71.00
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
685 601 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.28% 28.96% 31.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 405 390
Median daily rate £413 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +207.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 28 May 2016.

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 28 May 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 -2 14 £450 -
Ruby on Rails
Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 29 (100.00%) Ruby
2 21 (72.41%) HTML
3 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (55.17%) CSS
5 14 (48.28%) TDD
6 13 (44.83%) HTML5
7 8 (27.59%) Linux
8 7 (24.14%) JSON
8 7 (24.14%) Django
8 7 (24.14%) REST
8 7 (24.14%) Play Framework
9 6 (20.69%) Redis
9 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
9 6 (20.69%) Java
10 5 (17.24%) MySQL
10 5 (17.24%) Apache
10 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
10 5 (17.24%) Python
10 5 (17.24%) Unix
10 5 (17.24%) Mac OS X
10 5 (17.24%) Internet
10 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (17.24%) Scrum
10 5 (17.24%) nginx
10 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
10 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
10 5 (17.24%) Scala
10 5 (17.24%) Software Architecture
11 4 (13.79%) Puppet

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 5 (17.24%) Apache
1 5 (17.24%) nginx
1 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Drupal
3 1 (3.45%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Exchequer
2 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Redis
2 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
2 5 (17.24%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
2 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.34%) JIRA
2 3 (10.34%) RSpec
3 2 (6.90%) JUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
4 1 (3.45%) Capybara
4 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Ruby Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Technical Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Digital Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Digital Technical Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Digital Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (10.34%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (10.34%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.90%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Graduate
7 1 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Graduate IT Support
7 1 (3.45%) IT Graduate
7 1 (3.45%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) HTML
2 16 (55.17%) CSS
3 13 (44.83%) HTML5
4 7 (24.14%) Django
4 7 (24.14%) JSON
4 7 (24.14%) Play Framework
4 7 (24.14%) REST
5 4 (13.79%) CSS3
6 3 (10.34%) RESTful
7 2 (6.90%) Ajax
7 2 (6.90%) Guice
7 2 (6.90%) jQuery
7 2 (6.90%) Sinatra
7 2 (6.90%) Spring
7 2 (6.90%) Spring MVC
8 1 (3.45%) .NET
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.45%) RSS
8 1 (3.45%) Sass
8 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Mac OS X
2 5 (17.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) TDD
3 5 (17.24%) Scrum
3 5 (17.24%) Software Architecture
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.34%) Open Source
4 3 (10.34%) Web Development
5 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.90%) BDD
5 2 (6.90%) Build Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
5 2 (6.90%) Line Management
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) OWASP
5 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.90%) Web Design
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (20.69%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) Python
3 5 (17.24%) Scala
4 3 (10.34%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) Capistrano
3 1 (3.45%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.45%) VMware