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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 55 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing Ruby 77 55 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.77% 2.55% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.26% 6.62% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 39 19
Median daily rate £425 £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £670 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £399
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-75.00% -43.66%
Ruby
Yorkshire

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
932 831 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.62% 38.51% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 580 378
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 9
Median hourly rate £15.25 £40.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.87% +150.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 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 +14 71 £425 -5.55% 15
Ruby
Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 96 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (52.08%) Java
3 70 (48.61%) Python
4 62 (43.06%) Linux
5 55 (38.19%) TDD
5 55 (38.19%) Git (software)
6 45 (31.25%) Jenkins
6 45 (31.25%) Scrum
7 44 (30.56%) Puppet
8 41 (28.47%) HTML
9 39 (27.08%) DevOps
10 38 (26.39%) JavaScript
11 36 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
12 35 (24.31%) JIRA
13 33 (22.92%) HTML5
14 32 (22.22%) Open Source
15 30 (20.83%) CSS
16 29 (20.14%) Scala
17 28 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
18 26 (18.06%) BDD
19 25 (17.36%) VMware
20 24 (16.67%) Confluence
21 23 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
21 23 (15.97%) Bash Shell
21 23 (15.97%) Spring
22 22 (15.28%) Cucumber
23 20 (13.89%) Node.js
23 20 (13.89%) Relational Database
23 20 (13.89%) Selenium
23 20 (13.89%) Django

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 24 (16.67%) Confluence
2 8 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.78%) Apache
3 4 (2.78%) Jetty
3 4 (2.78%) nginx
3 4 (2.78%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.39%) CMS
5 1 (0.69%) Drupal
5 1 (0.69%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.69%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.69%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.39%) GitHub
3 2 (1.39%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.25%) HTTP
2 8 (5.56%) DNS
3 5 (3.47%) Internet
4 2 (1.39%) Network Security
5 1 (0.69%) Firewall
5 1 (0.69%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.89%) Relational Database
2 18 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 12 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 12 (8.33%) MySQL
4 7 (4.86%) Informix
5 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.08%) Redis
7 2 (1.39%) Big Data
7 2 (1.39%) DB2
7 2 (1.39%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 55 (38.19%) Git (software)
2 45 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 35 (24.31%) JIRA
4 22 (15.28%) Cucumber
5 20 (13.89%) Selenium
6 17 (11.81%) Subversion
7 16 (11.11%) Maven
8 11 (7.64%) JUnit
9 7 (4.86%) SoapUI
10 6 (4.17%) JMeter
10 6 (4.17%) TeamCity
10 6 (4.17%) Travis CI
11 5 (3.47%) Appium
11 5 (3.47%) Gatling
11 5 (3.47%) Hudson
11 5 (3.47%) LoadRunner
11 5 (3.47%) SilkPerformer
11 5 (3.47%) Visual Studio
11 5 (3.47%) VisualVM
11 5 (3.47%) YourKit
General
1 13 (9.03%) Retail
2 11 (7.64%) Games
3 6 (4.17%) Finance
4 4 (2.78%) Online Betting
5 3 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 62 (43.06%) Developer
2 37 (25.69%) Ruby Developer
3 23 (15.97%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (9.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 13 (9.03%) Ruby Engineer
6 12 (8.33%) Architect
6 12 (8.33%) Splunk Engineer
7 11 (7.64%) Integration Engineer
7 11 (7.64%) Java Engineer
7 11 (7.64%) Technical Architect
8 10 (6.94%) Java Developer
8 10 (6.94%) Python Developer
9 9 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.86%) Senior Ruby Developer
11 6 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 5 (3.47%) Cloud Engineer
12 5 (3.47%) Test Engineer
13 4 (2.78%) Agile Developer
13 4 (2.78%) Automation Developer
13 4 (2.78%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (28.47%) HTML
2 36 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 33 (22.92%) HTML5
4 30 (20.83%) CSS
5 23 (15.97%) Spring
6 20 (13.89%) Django
6 20 (13.89%) Node.js
7 19 (13.19%) JSON
8 18 (12.50%) Play Framework
9 17 (11.81%) AngularJS
9 17 (11.81%) REST
10 15 (10.42%) RESTful
11 13 (9.03%) CSS3
12 12 (8.33%) React
13 9 (6.25%) Backbone.js
13 9 (6.25%) Ember.js
13 9 (6.25%) Grails
13 9 (6.25%) Guice
13 9 (6.25%) Sinatra
14 8 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.42%) User Experience
2 6 (4.17%) Social Media
3 5 (3.47%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.39%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.69%) IBM XIV
6 1 (0.69%) iPhone
6 1 (0.69%) RIA
6 1 (0.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 62 (43.06%) Linux
2 17 (11.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (8.33%) Windows
4 8 (5.56%) Unix
5 5 (3.47%) CentOS
5 5 (3.47%) Mac OS X
5 5 (3.47%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.69%) Android
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (38.19%) TDD
3 45 (31.25%) Scrum
4 39 (27.08%) DevOps
5 32 (22.22%) Open Source
6 26 (18.06%) BDD
7 23 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (12.50%) Configuration Management
9 15 (10.42%) Automated Testing
9 15 (10.42%) SOA
10 14 (9.72%) Front End Development
10 14 (9.72%) Software Engineering
10 14 (9.72%) Web Development
11 11 (7.64%) API Integration
11 11 (7.64%) Information Security
11 11 (7.64%) MVC
12 9 (6.25%) Pair Programming
12 9 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (6.25%) Web Design
13 8 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 75 (52.08%) Java
2 70 (48.61%) Python
3 38 (26.39%) JavaScript
4 29 (20.14%) Scala
5 23 (15.97%) Bash Shell
6 17 (11.81%) C#
7 10 (6.94%) Perl
8 9 (6.25%) PHP
9 7 (4.86%) PowerShell
10 6 (4.17%) CoffeeScript
11 5 (3.47%) SQL
12 4 (2.78%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.78%) VBA
12 4 (2.78%) VBScript
13 3 (2.08%) C++
14 1 (0.69%) C
14 1 (0.69%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.17%) ISEB
3 4 (2.78%) Degree
3 4 (2.78%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.39%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.78%) QA
2 2 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (11.11%) Docker
2 14 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.86%) vSphere
4 2 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 44 (30.56%) Puppet
2 28 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (6.94%) Ansible
4 6 (4.17%) Mesos
5 4 (2.78%) logstash
5 4 (2.78%) Marathon
5 4 (2.78%) Nagios
6 3 (2.08%) Graphite
6 3 (2.08%) Opsview
7 2 (1.39%) collectd
7 2 (1.39%) Icinga
8 1 (0.69%) Cacti
8 1 (0.69%) Grafana
8 1 (0.69%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.69%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.69%) Packer
8 1 (0.69%) Salt
8 1 (0.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (17.36%) VMware
2 19 (13.19%) Red Hat
3 18 (12.50%) Splunk
4 11 (7.64%) Google
5 10 (6.94%) Oracle
6 6 (4.17%) IBM
7 5 (3.47%) AppDynamics
7 5 (3.47%) Cisco
7 5 (3.47%) Dynatrace
7 5 (3.47%) F5
7 5 (3.47%) NetApp
7 5 (3.47%) New Relic
8 4 (2.78%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.78%) CA
8 4 (2.78%) EMC
8 4 (2.78%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.39%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.39%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.39%) Sybase
10 1 (0.69%) Sitecore
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago