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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 53 68 73
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Contract jobs citing Ruby 70 54 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.50% 2.55% 1.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.52% 6.56% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 36 21
Median daily rate £450 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £700 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
931 823 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 46.60% 38.84% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 571 452
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 10
Median hourly rate £14.88 £40.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.81% +113.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £45.00 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

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 1 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 1 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 +12 63 £450 - 18
Ruby
Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 103 (70.55%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (56.85%) Java
3 74 (50.68%) Python
4 67 (45.89%) Linux
5 57 (39.04%) Git (software)
6 53 (36.30%) DevOps
7 51 (34.93%) Puppet
8 49 (33.56%) TDD
9 45 (30.82%) Scrum
10 44 (30.14%) Jenkins
11 36 (24.66%) HTML
12 35 (23.97%) JavaScript
12 35 (23.97%) JIRA
13 33 (22.60%) Open Source
14 32 (21.92%) Bash Shell
14 32 (21.92%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (20.55%) Opscode Chef
16 29 (19.86%) VMware
16 29 (19.86%) Ruby on Rails
17 27 (18.49%) Scala
17 27 (18.49%) HTML5
18 26 (17.81%) CSS
19 25 (17.12%) Confluence
20 24 (16.44%) Configuration Management
21 23 (15.75%) BDD
21 23 (15.75%) Amazon AWS
21 23 (15.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 23 (15.75%) Selenium
22 21 (14.38%) Maven
22 21 (14.38%) Docker

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 25 (17.12%) Confluence
2 11 (7.53%) OpenStack
3 8 (5.48%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.74%) Apache
4 4 (2.74%) Jetty
4 4 (2.74%) nginx
5 2 (1.37%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.68%) CMS
6 1 (0.68%) Drupal
6 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.37%) GitHub
3 2 (1.37%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.68%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.48%) DNS
2 6 (4.11%) HTTP
3 5 (3.42%) Internet
4 2 (1.37%) Network Security
5 1 (0.68%) Firewall
5 1 (0.68%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.64%) NoSQL
1 17 (11.64%) Relational Database
2 12 (8.22%) MySQL
3 10 (6.85%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.79%) Informix
5 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.74%) Redis
6 3 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.37%) Big Data
7 2 (1.37%) DB2
7 2 (1.37%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 57 (39.04%) Git (software)
2 44 (30.14%) Jenkins
3 35 (23.97%) JIRA
4 23 (15.75%) Selenium
5 21 (14.38%) Maven
6 20 (13.70%) Cucumber
7 14 (9.59%) Subversion
8 10 (6.85%) Appium
9 9 (6.16%) Mocha
9 9 (6.16%) SonarQube
10 8 (5.48%) JUnit
11 7 (4.79%) SoapUI
12 6 (4.11%) JMeter
12 6 (4.11%) TeamCity
13 5 (3.42%) Gatling
13 5 (3.42%) SilkPerformer
13 5 (3.42%) Travis CI
13 5 (3.42%) Visual Studio
13 5 (3.42%) VisualVM
13 5 (3.42%) YourKit
General
1 12 (8.22%) Retail
2 11 (7.53%) Games
3 6 (4.11%) Finance
4 5 (3.42%) Law
5 4 (2.74%) Online Betting
6 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 55 (37.67%) Developer
2 34 (23.29%) Ruby Developer
3 31 (21.23%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (10.27%) Architect
5 13 (8.90%) Java Developer
6 12 (8.22%) Ruby Engineer
7 11 (7.53%) Python Developer
7 11 (7.53%) Splunk Engineer
7 11 (7.53%) Technical Architect
8 10 (6.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (6.85%) Integration Engineer
8 10 (6.85%) Java Engineer
9 9 (6.16%) Operations Engineer
9 9 (6.16%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Senior Ruby Developer
11 5 (3.42%) Agile Developer
11 5 (3.42%) Agile Java Developer
11 5 (3.42%) Cloud Engineer
11 5 (3.42%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 5 (3.42%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (24.66%) HTML
2 29 (19.86%) Ruby on Rails
3 27 (18.49%) HTML5
4 26 (17.81%) CSS
5 19 (13.01%) Spring
6 17 (11.64%) JSON
7 16 (10.96%) REST
8 15 (10.27%) Node.js
9 14 (9.59%) AngularJS
9 14 (9.59%) Django
9 14 (9.59%) Play Framework
10 13 (8.90%) RESTful
11 12 (8.22%) .NET
12 10 (6.85%) React
13 9 (6.16%) Chai
13 9 (6.16%) CSS3
14 8 (5.48%) Sinatra
15 7 (4.79%) Web Services
16 6 (4.11%) Ember.js
16 6 (4.11%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.22%) User Experience
2 6 (4.11%) Social Media
3 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.05%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.37%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.68%) IBM XIV
6 1 (0.68%) RIA
6 1 (0.68%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 67 (45.89%) Linux
2 23 (15.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (8.90%) Unix
4 11 (7.53%) CentOS
4 11 (7.53%) Ubuntu
4 11 (7.53%) Windows
5 5 (3.42%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (70.55%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (36.30%) DevOps
3 49 (33.56%) TDD
4 45 (30.82%) Scrum
5 33 (22.60%) Open Source
6 32 (21.92%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (16.44%) Configuration Management
8 23 (15.75%) BDD
9 15 (10.27%) SOA
10 12 (8.22%) Build Automation
11 11 (7.53%) Front End Development
11 11 (7.53%) Software Engineering
12 10 (6.85%) API Integration
12 10 (6.85%) Automated Testing
12 10 (6.85%) Information Security
12 10 (6.85%) Web Development
13 8 (5.48%) Mentoring
13 8 (5.48%) Prototyping
14 7 (4.79%) Kanban
14 7 (4.79%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 83 (56.85%) Java
2 74 (50.68%) Python
3 35 (23.97%) JavaScript
4 32 (21.92%) Bash Shell
5 27 (18.49%) Scala
6 17 (11.64%) C#
7 14 (9.59%) Perl
8 13 (8.90%) PHP
9 8 (5.48%) C++
9 8 (5.48%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.79%) CoffeeScript
10 7 (4.79%) SQL
11 6 (4.11%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.74%) VBA
12 4 (2.74%) VBScript
13 2 (1.37%) Go
14 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (9.59%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.16%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.42%) ISEB
4 4 (2.74%) Degree
5 3 (2.05%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.37%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.74%) QA
2 3 (2.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.68%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (14.38%) Docker
2 18 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.59%) vSphere
4 2 (1.37%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.37%) Xen
4 2 (1.37%) XenServer
5 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 51 (34.93%) Puppet
2 30 (20.55%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (10.27%) Ansible
4 6 (4.11%) Mesos
5 4 (2.74%) Cobbler
5 4 (2.74%) logstash
5 4 (2.74%) Marathon
5 4 (2.74%) Nagios
6 3 (2.05%) Graphite
6 3 (2.05%) Opsview
7 2 (1.37%) collectd
7 2 (1.37%) Icinga
7 2 (1.37%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.68%) Cacti
8 1 (0.68%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.68%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.68%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.68%) Packer
8 1 (0.68%) Salt
8 1 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (19.86%) VMware
2 19 (13.01%) Red Hat
3 17 (11.64%) Splunk
4 12 (8.22%) Oracle
5 9 (6.16%) Atlassian
6 7 (4.79%) Google
7 6 (4.11%) IBM
8 5 (3.42%) AppDynamics
8 5 (3.42%) Dynatrace
8 5 (3.42%) New Relic
9 4 (2.74%) CA
9 4 (2.74%) Cisco
9 4 (2.74%) F5
9 4 (2.74%) NetApp
9 4 (2.74%) TIBCO
10 3 (2.05%) EMC
11 2 (1.37%) EnterpriseDB
11 2 (1.37%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.37%) SaltStack
11 2 (1.37%) Sybase
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