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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 42 51 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs citing Ruby 65 71 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.30% 3.28% 5.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.91% 8.40% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 50 65
Median daily rate £430 £518 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.90% +38.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £359 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
656 845 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.36% 38.99% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 551 410
Median daily rate £400 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £15.23 £20.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +10 63 £430 -15.68% 11
Bradford - 1 £401 -
Ruby
Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 84 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (58.57%) Python
3 73 (52.14%) Linux
4 71 (50.71%) HTML
5 63 (45.00%) Java
5 63 (45.00%) HTML5
6 62 (44.29%) Scala
7 55 (39.29%) Scrum
8 54 (38.57%) JSON
8 54 (38.57%) Jenkins
9 53 (37.86%) JIRA
9 53 (37.86%) Django
10 51 (36.43%) Open Source
10 51 (36.43%) CSS
11 49 (35.00%) Spring
12 46 (32.86%) Ruby on Rails
12 46 (32.86%) RESTful
13 45 (32.14%) Puppet
14 43 (30.71%) Play Framework
15 41 (29.29%) Opscode Chef
15 41 (29.29%) Confluence
16 40 (28.57%) JavaScript
17 39 (27.86%) TDD
18 36 (25.71%) Git (software)
19 35 (25.00%) Cucumber
19 35 (25.00%) CSS3
20 34 (24.29%) Selenium
21 33 (23.57%) REST
22 32 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
22 32 (22.86%) Ajax

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 41 (29.29%) Confluence
2 8 (5.71%) CloudStack
3 7 (5.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.43%) CMS
4 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.71%) IIS
5 1 (0.71%) JBoss
5 1 (0.71%) Jetty
5 1 (0.71%) Mongrel
5 1 (0.71%) nginx
5 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.14%) GitHub
2 7 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.71%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (0.71%) Heroku
4 1 (0.71%) IaaS
4 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.86%) HTTP
2 3 (2.14%) LDAP
3 2 (1.43%) Firewall
3 2 (1.43%) Internet
3 2 (1.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (22.14%) NoSQL
1 31 (22.14%) Relational Database
2 29 (20.71%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.00%) MySQL
4 4 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (38.57%) Jenkins
2 53 (37.86%) JIRA
3 36 (25.71%) Git (software)
4 35 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 34 (24.29%) Selenium
6 21 (15.00%) Subversion
7 18 (12.86%) JUnit
8 8 (5.71%) WebDriver
9 5 (3.57%) Calabash
9 5 (3.57%) Capybara
10 4 (2.86%) JMeter
10 4 (2.86%) LoadRunner
10 4 (2.86%) RSpec
11 3 (2.14%) Appium
11 3 (2.14%) Travis CI
12 2 (1.43%) Hudson
13 1 (0.71%) Sahi
13 1 (0.71%) SoapUI
13 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.71%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (2.86%) Finance
1 4 (2.86%) Games
2 2 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (55.00%) Developer
2 23 (16.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 20 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
4 16 (11.43%) Architect
4 16 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (10.71%) Scala Developer
6 14 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 14 (10.00%) Technical Architect
7 8 (5.71%) Java Architect
7 8 (5.71%) Java Technical Architect
7 8 (5.71%) Software Developer
8 7 (5.00%) Developer in Test
8 7 (5.00%) Technical Leader
9 5 (3.57%) Java Scala Developer
10 4 (2.86%) Automation Tester
10 4 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 4 (2.86%) Tester
11 3 (2.14%) Consultant
11 3 (2.14%) Java Engineer
11 3 (2.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (50.71%) HTML
2 63 (45.00%) HTML5
3 54 (38.57%) JSON
4 53 (37.86%) Django
5 51 (36.43%) CSS
6 49 (35.00%) Spring
7 46 (32.86%) RESTful
7 46 (32.86%) Ruby on Rails
8 43 (30.71%) Play Framework
9 35 (25.00%) CSS3
10 33 (23.57%) REST
11 32 (22.86%) Ajax
12 26 (18.57%) Guice
12 26 (18.57%) Spring MVC
13 17 (12.14%) Node.js
14 12 (8.57%) Sinatra
15 10 (7.14%) Backbone.js
16 9 (6.43%) Ember.js
16 9 (6.43%) Grails
17 8 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.00%) User Experience
2 13 (9.29%) Social Media
3 9 (6.43%) Tandem
4 8 (5.71%) Driving Licence
5 6 (4.29%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.14%) PKI
6 3 (2.14%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.43%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.43%) NHS
8 1 (0.71%) iPhone
8 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.71%) RIA
8 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 73 (52.14%) Linux
2 22 (15.71%) Unix
3 10 (7.14%) Windows
4 5 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.43%) Android
5 2 (1.43%) CentOS
5 2 (1.43%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.43%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.71%) VMS
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (39.29%) Scrum
3 51 (36.43%) Open Source
4 39 (27.86%) TDD
5 32 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (21.43%) MVC
7 29 (20.71%) BDD
8 28 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 25 (17.86%) DevOps
10 24 (17.14%) Front End Development
11 23 (16.43%) Configuration Management
11 23 (16.43%) Web Development
12 21 (15.00%) Kanban
12 21 (15.00%) Mentoring
13 18 (12.86%) Responsive Web Design
13 18 (12.86%) Web Design
14 16 (11.43%) OWASP
15 15 (10.71%) Business Analysis
15 15 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (10.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 82 (58.57%) Python
2 63 (45.00%) Java
3 62 (44.29%) Scala
4 40 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 26 (18.57%) C#
6 16 (11.43%) Bash Shell
7 11 (7.86%) SQL
8 9 (6.43%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.71%) PHP
10 4 (2.86%) C++
11 3 (2.14%) Perl
11 3 (2.14%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.71%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.71%) Clojure
12 1 (0.71%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.71%) F#
12 1 (0.71%) Go
12 1 (0.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (2.14%) CCNP
1 3 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (2.14%) Degree
1 3 (2.14%) MCSE
1 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (2.14%) RHCE
2 1 (0.71%) ISEB
2 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.86%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) HL7
2 3 (2.14%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (6.43%) Docker
2 7 (5.00%) Xen
2 7 (5.00%) XenServer
3 6 (4.29%) vSphere
4 3 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 45 (32.14%) Puppet
2 41 (29.29%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.00%) Ansible
4 5 (3.57%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.43%) Marathon
5 2 (1.43%) Mesos
5 2 (1.43%) Packer
6 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (18.57%) Google
2 12 (8.57%) VMware
3 5 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.86%) Oracle
5 3 (2.14%) Splunk
6 2 (1.43%) Cisco
6 2 (1.43%) EMC
6 2 (1.43%) F5
6 2 (1.43%) NetApp
7 1 (0.71%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (0.71%) HP
7 1 (0.71%) Rackspace
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
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