The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 90 94 108
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.059% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 1.40% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £275 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £288
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +21.73%
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% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
481 357 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.33% 23.53% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 206 344
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £125 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.29% +121.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Ruby on Rails
Yorkshire

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 29 July 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 -6 1 - - 1
Bradford - - - -
Ruby on Rails
Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Top 21 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (60.00%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Back Office
3 3 (60.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (60.00%) Information Management
3 3 (60.00%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (40.00%) NHS

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (60.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (60.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (40.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ETL
1 4 (80.00%) Kanban
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Information Management
2 3 (60.00%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL