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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 30 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 90 47 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.06% 3.06% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.82% 7.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 65 41 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.92% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+89.33% -
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
651 590 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.57% 38.41% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 358 337
Average daily rate £350 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 16
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.53% +20.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £13.65 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £27.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 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 +12 89 £375 +25.00% 8
Castleford - - - -
Ruby
Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Ruby 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.

1 64 (59.26%) Python
1 64 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (58.33%) DevOps
3 53 (49.07%) Puppet
4 52 (48.15%) Opscode Chef
5 51 (47.22%) Linux
6 43 (39.81%) PHP
7 40 (37.04%) Bash Shell
7 40 (37.04%) Java
8 37 (34.26%) Software Engineering
9 36 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 28 (25.93%) MongoDB
10 28 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (25.00%) Apache
11 27 (25.00%) TDD
12 24 (22.22%) C#
12 24 (22.22%) SQL
13 22 (20.37%) C++
13 22 (20.37%) MySQL
14 21 (19.44%) Test Automation
15 20 (18.52%) Node.js
15 20 (18.52%) UNIX
16 19 (17.59%) Oracle
17 17 (15.74%) Shell Script
17 17 (15.74%) NoSQL
18 16 (14.81%) Refactoring
19 15 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
20 14 (12.96%) Cucumber
20 14 (12.96%) Redis
20 14 (12.96%) Cobbler

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Ruby 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (25.00%) Apache
2 20 (18.52%) Node.js
3 11 (10.19%) OpenStack
4 9 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.63%) nginx
6 3 (2.78%) JBoss
6 3 (2.78%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (2.78%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.63%) Route 53
3 5 (4.63%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.78%) SaaS
5 1 (0.93%) IaaS
5 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.33%) DNS
2 8 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.41%) SSL
3 7 (6.48%) Internet
4 5 (4.63%) DHCP
5 4 (3.70%) HTTP
6 3 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.93%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.93%) MongoDB
2 22 (20.37%) MySQL
3 17 (15.74%) NoSQL
4 14 (12.96%) Redis
5 13 (12.04%) Riak
6 8 (7.41%) CouchDB
6 8 (7.41%) Hypertable
7 7 (6.48%) Couchbase
7 7 (6.48%) SimpleDB
8 5 (4.63%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (4.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (3.70%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.78%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.78%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.85%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.85%) Big Data
12 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.93%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (12.96%) Cucumber
2 8 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.41%) Fiddler
3 5 (4.63%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.63%) RSpec
4 3 (2.78%) Subversion
5 2 (1.85%) Selenium
6 1 (0.93%) Behat
6 1 (0.93%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.93%) JBehave
6 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.70%) Law
3 2 (1.85%) Finance
3 2 (1.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (38.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (14.81%) Agile Coach
3 13 (12.04%) Architect
4 12 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 12 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 12 (11.11%) Developer
5 9 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Digital Architect
8 5 (4.63%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.70%) Programmer
10 3 (2.78%) Senior Architect
10 3 (2.78%) Analyst Programmer
10 3 (2.78%) UNIX Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) UNIX Engineer
11 2 (1.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.96%) Web Services
2 12 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
3 9 (8.33%) .NET
4 8 (7.41%) Django
5 6 (5.56%) Play Framework
6 5 (4.63%) J2EE
7 4 (3.70%) LAMP
7 4 (3.70%) CSS
8 3 (2.78%) CSS3
8 3 (2.78%) HTML
8 3 (2.78%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.78%) Spring
9 2 (1.85%) JSON
9 2 (1.85%) Spring MVC
9 2 (1.85%) jQuery
9 2 (1.85%) Ajax
9 2 (1.85%) POSIX
9 2 (1.85%) HTML5
9 2 (1.85%) REST
10 1 (0.93%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 10 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.48%) Open Source
4 4 (3.70%) Clustering
4 4 (3.70%) User Experience
5 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.85%) Online Games
6 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.93%) Social Media
7 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.93%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 51 (47.22%) Linux
2 20 (18.52%) UNIX
3 5 (4.63%) Windows
4 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (58.33%) DevOps
3 37 (34.26%) Software Engineering
4 36 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 28 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (25.00%) TDD
7 21 (19.44%) Test Automation
8 16 (14.81%) Refactoring
9 14 (12.96%) ATDD
10 12 (11.11%) Load Balancing
11 10 (9.26%) User Stories
12 9 (8.33%) Scrum
13 6 (5.56%) Software Architecture
13 6 (5.56%) Mentoring
14 5 (4.63%) Agile Project Management
14 5 (4.63%) Product Management
14 5 (4.63%) Kanban
14 5 (4.63%) BDD
14 5 (4.63%) Project Management
14 5 (4.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 64 (59.26%) Python
2 43 (39.81%) PHP
3 40 (37.04%) Bash Shell
3 40 (37.04%) Java
4 24 (22.22%) C#
4 24 (22.22%) SQL
5 22 (20.37%) C++
6 17 (15.74%) Shell Script
7 8 (7.41%) JavaScript
7 8 (7.41%) C
8 6 (5.56%) Scala
9 5 (4.63%) Perl
10 3 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (2.78%) Degree
2 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) COBIT
1 2 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.93%) XenServer
1 1 (0.93%) vSphere
1 1 (0.93%) Xen
Systems Management
1 53 (49.07%) Puppet
2 52 (48.15%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (12.96%) Cobbler
3 14 (12.96%) Tivoli
4 9 (8.33%) Salt
5 8 (7.41%) Nagios
5 8 (7.41%) Ansible
5 8 (7.41%) CFEngine
6 5 (4.63%) HAProxy
7 3 (2.78%) CA SiteMinder
8 1 (0.93%) Opsview
Vendors
1 19 (17.59%) Oracle
2 9 (8.33%) Splunk
3 8 (7.41%) SaltStack
4 4 (3.70%) Rackspace
5 3 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.78%) IBM
5 3 (2.78%) VMware
6 2 (1.85%) Sony
7 1 (0.93%) Percona
7 1 (0.93%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.93%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (0.93%) Tealeaf
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.93%) Actimize
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