The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby 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 over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 42 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Ruby 61 83 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.19% 4.23% 4.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.10% 10.21% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 70 51
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -47.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
670 813 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.98% 41.44% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 536 435
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £560 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -40.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.26 £32.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ruby across the West Yorkshire region.

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Ruby
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the West Yorkshire region.

Ruby Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Ruby
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 60 £475 - 16
Ruby
Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby 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.

1 91 (71.65%) Python
2 85 (66.93%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (59.84%) Linux
4 72 (56.69%) HTML
5 67 (52.76%) Scala
6 61 (48.03%) Java
7 58 (45.67%) HTML5
8 56 (44.09%) Jenkins
9 52 (40.94%) CSS
10 51 (40.16%) JSON
10 51 (40.16%) Puppet
11 49 (38.58%) Open Source
11 49 (38.58%) Opscode Chef
11 49 (38.58%) Django
11 49 (38.58%) Spring
12 47 (37.01%) JIRA
13 42 (33.07%) Continuous Integration
13 42 (33.07%) Configuration Management
14 41 (32.28%) Scrum
14 41 (32.28%) Play Framework
15 40 (31.50%) RESTful
15 40 (31.50%) Git (software)
16 37 (29.13%) Relational Database
17 36 (28.35%) DevOps
17 36 (28.35%) REST
17 36 (28.35%) CSS3
18 35 (27.56%) Confluence
19 34 (26.77%) Ruby on Rails
20 33 (25.98%) TDD
20 33 (25.98%) MongoDB

Ruby
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 35 (27.56%) Confluence
2 9 (7.09%) OpenStack
3 8 (6.30%) CloudStack
4 3 (2.36%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.57%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.79%) Apache
6 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.79%) CMS
6 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.79%) IIS
6 1 (0.79%) JBoss
6 1 (0.79%) Jetty
6 1 (0.79%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.79%) nginx
6 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.72%) GitHub
3 5 (3.94%) IaaS
4 4 (3.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.15%) Loggly
4 4 (3.15%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.79%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (0.79%) Heroku
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (22.83%) HTTP
2 6 (4.72%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.57%) Firewall
4 1 (0.79%) DNS
4 1 (0.79%) Internet
4 1 (0.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (29.13%) Relational Database
2 33 (25.98%) MongoDB
3 25 (19.69%) NoSQL
4 14 (11.02%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (10.24%) MySQL
6 10 (7.87%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.36%) Riak
8 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.79%) HBase
8 1 (0.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 56 (44.09%) Jenkins
2 47 (37.01%) JIRA
3 40 (31.50%) Git (software)
4 29 (22.83%) Selenium
5 27 (21.26%) Cucumber
6 25 (19.69%) Subversion
7 19 (14.96%) JUnit
8 6 (4.72%) Maven
8 6 (4.72%) WebDriver
9 4 (3.15%) Calabash
9 4 (3.15%) Grunt
9 4 (3.15%) JMeter
9 4 (3.15%) Vagrant
10 3 (2.36%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.57%) Appium
11 2 (1.57%) DbUnit
11 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.57%) jMock
11 2 (1.57%) Mockito
11 2 (1.57%) WATIR
General
1 2 (1.57%) Finance
1 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (49.61%) Developer
2 24 (18.90%) Scala Developer
3 22 (17.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 20 (15.75%) Java Developer
5 18 (14.17%) Architect
6 14 (11.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 12 (9.45%) Technical Architect
8 9 (7.09%) Java Scala Developer
9 7 (5.51%) Developer in Test
10 6 (4.72%) Lead Architect
10 6 (4.72%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Technical Leader
10 6 (4.72%) WebOps Engineer
11 5 (3.94%) Ruby Developer
11 5 (3.94%) Tester
12 4 (3.15%) Automation Tester
12 4 (3.15%) Java Architect
12 4 (3.15%) Java Technical Architect
13 3 (2.36%) Android Developer
13 3 (2.36%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (56.69%) HTML
2 58 (45.67%) HTML5
3 52 (40.94%) CSS
4 51 (40.16%) JSON
5 49 (38.58%) Django
5 49 (38.58%) Spring
6 41 (32.28%) Play Framework
7 40 (31.50%) RESTful
8 36 (28.35%) CSS3
8 36 (28.35%) REST
9 34 (26.77%) Ruby on Rails
10 30 (23.62%) Ajax
11 25 (19.69%) Guice
11 25 (19.69%) Spring MVC
12 14 (11.02%) Web Services
13 7 (5.51%) Node.js
14 6 (4.72%) XML
15 5 (3.94%) AngularJS
15 5 (3.94%) Apache Camel
15 5 (3.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.66%) Social Media
2 8 (6.30%) Driving Licence
2 8 (6.30%) Tandem
2 8 (6.30%) User Experience
3 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 76 (59.84%) Linux
2 26 (20.47%) Unix
3 9 (7.09%) Mac OS X
4 5 (3.94%) Windows
5 4 (3.15%) Android
5 4 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.57%) CentOS
7 2 (1.57%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.79%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (66.93%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (38.58%) Open Source
3 42 (33.07%) Configuration Management
3 42 (33.07%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (32.28%) Scrum
5 36 (28.35%) DevOps
6 33 (25.98%) TDD
7 26 (20.47%) MVC
8 25 (19.69%) Automated Testing
9 22 (17.32%) Responsive Web Design
9 22 (17.32%) Web Design
10 21 (16.54%) Web Development
11 20 (15.75%) BDD
12 19 (14.96%) Kanban
13 16 (12.60%) Front End Development
13 16 (12.60%) Mentoring
14 13 (10.24%) Microservices
14 13 (10.24%) OWASP
15 11 (8.66%) Business Analysis
15 11 (8.66%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 91 (71.65%) Python
2 67 (52.76%) Scala
3 61 (48.03%) Java
4 27 (21.26%) C#
4 27 (21.26%) JavaScript
5 22 (17.32%) Bash Shell
6 13 (10.24%) Go
7 10 (7.87%) SQL
8 9 (7.09%) C++
8 9 (7.09%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.51%) PHP
10 5 (3.94%) Perl
11 3 (2.36%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.57%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.79%) Clojure
13 1 (0.79%) F#
13 1 (0.79%) Groovy
13 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) QA
2 3 (2.36%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (9.45%) Docker
2 7 (5.51%) vSphere
2 7 (5.51%) Xen
2 7 (5.51%) XenServer
3 3 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.79%) HDFS
4 1 (0.79%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 51 (40.16%) Puppet
2 49 (38.58%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (15.75%) Ansible
4 11 (8.66%) Salt
5 5 (3.94%) Cobbler
6 4 (3.15%) Nagios
6 4 (3.15%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.57%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.57%) Terraform
8 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.79%) Mesos
8 1 (0.79%) Packer
Vendors
1 29 (22.83%) Google
2 10 (7.87%) VMware
3 8 (6.30%) Oracle
4 6 (4.72%) Rackspace
5 5 (3.94%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.94%) Splunk
6 4 (3.15%) New Relic
6 4 (3.15%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.57%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.79%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.79%) HP
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Posted: 7 days ago