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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 37 80 72
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -8
Contract jobs citing Ruby 86 47 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.58% 2.07% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.23% 4.92% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 35 18
Median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £673
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £389
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £8.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -88.73%
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
841 955 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 44.76% 42.00% 32.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 575 641 322
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Median hourly rate £19.25 £19.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +34 82 £430 +1.17% 11
Ruby
Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 97 (63.40%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (54.25%) Python
3 75 (49.02%) Java
4 74 (48.37%) Linux
5 59 (38.56%) Jenkins
6 58 (37.91%) HTML
7 55 (35.95%) Scala
8 53 (34.64%) JIRA
9 52 (33.99%) Git (software)
9 52 (33.99%) HTML5
10 51 (33.33%) Scrum
11 49 (32.03%) JavaScript
12 48 (31.37%) Open Source
13 47 (30.72%) TDD
14 46 (30.07%) Spring
15 45 (29.41%) Puppet
16 44 (28.76%) Opscode Chef
17 42 (27.45%) JSON
17 42 (27.45%) Django
18 41 (26.80%) RESTful
18 41 (26.80%) CSS
19 40 (26.14%) Ruby on Rails
19 40 (26.14%) Confluence
20 39 (25.49%) Cucumber
21 36 (23.53%) Play Framework
22 34 (22.22%) Relational Database
22 34 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
23 32 (20.92%) DevOps
24 31 (20.26%) Selenium
24 31 (20.26%) BDD

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 40 (26.14%) Confluence
2 6 (3.92%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.27%) Jetty
4 4 (2.61%) CloudStack
4 4 (2.61%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.31%) nginx
6 1 (0.65%) Apache
6 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.65%) CMS
6 1 (0.65%) IIS
6 1 (0.65%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.88%) GitHub
3 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.96%) Slack
5 2 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.31%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.65%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.65%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.65%) Heroku
6 1 (0.65%) IaaS
6 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.46%) HTTP
2 3 (1.96%) LDAP
3 2 (1.31%) Internet
3 2 (1.31%) Network Security
4 1 (0.65%) DNS
4 1 (0.65%) Firewall
4 1 (0.65%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 31 (20.26%) NoSQL
3 23 (15.03%) MongoDB
4 11 (7.19%) MySQL
5 6 (3.92%) Informix
6 4 (2.61%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.31%) DB2
8 2 (1.31%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.65%) Big Data
9 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 59 (38.56%) Jenkins
2 53 (34.64%) JIRA
3 52 (33.99%) Git (software)
4 39 (25.49%) Cucumber
5 31 (20.26%) Selenium
6 22 (14.38%) Subversion
7 20 (13.07%) JUnit
8 10 (6.54%) JMeter
9 9 (5.88%) LoadRunner
10 8 (5.23%) Travis CI
11 7 (4.58%) Maven
11 7 (4.58%) SoapUI
12 6 (3.92%) WebDriver
13 5 (3.27%) Gatling
13 5 (3.27%) RSpec
13 5 (3.27%) SilkPerformer
13 5 (3.27%) Visual Studio
13 5 (3.27%) VisualVM
13 5 (3.27%) YourKit
14 4 (2.61%) The Grinder
General
1 11 (7.19%) Games
2 7 (4.58%) Retail
3 4 (2.61%) Finance
3 4 (2.61%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 73 (47.71%) Developer
2 29 (18.95%) Ruby Developer
3 23 (15.03%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (14.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 15 (9.80%) Architect
5 15 (9.80%) Java Developer
6 14 (9.15%) Technical Architect
7 10 (6.54%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.88%) Scala Developer
9 8 (5.23%) Senior Ruby Developer
10 7 (4.58%) Java Architect
10 7 (4.58%) Java Technical Architect
10 7 (4.58%) Ruby Engineer
10 7 (4.58%) Splunk Engineer
11 6 (3.92%) Integration Engineer
11 6 (3.92%) Java Engineer
11 6 (3.92%) Technical Leader
11 6 (3.92%) Tester
12 5 (3.27%) Python Developer
12 5 (3.27%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (37.91%) HTML
2 52 (33.99%) HTML5
3 46 (30.07%) Spring
4 42 (27.45%) Django
4 42 (27.45%) JSON
5 41 (26.80%) CSS
5 41 (26.80%) RESTful
6 40 (26.14%) Ruby on Rails
7 36 (23.53%) Play Framework
8 28 (18.30%) REST
9 25 (16.34%) CSS3
9 25 (16.34%) Node.js
10 24 (15.69%) Ajax
11 21 (13.73%) Guice
12 20 (13.07%) Spring MVC
13 15 (9.80%) AngularJS
14 13 (8.50%) React
14 13 (8.50%) Sinatra
15 11 (7.19%) Web Services
16 10 (6.54%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.42%) User Experience
2 14 (9.15%) Social Media
3 6 (3.92%) Tandem
4 5 (3.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.96%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.96%) PKI
5 3 (1.96%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.31%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.31%) NHS
7 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.65%) iPhone
7 1 (0.65%) RIA
7 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 74 (48.37%) Linux
2 18 (11.76%) Unix
3 13 (8.50%) Windows
4 11 (7.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Android
5 1 (0.65%) CentOS
5 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.65%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (63.40%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (33.33%) Scrum
3 48 (31.37%) Open Source
4 47 (30.72%) TDD
5 34 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (20.92%) DevOps
7 31 (20.26%) BDD
8 27 (17.65%) Automated Testing
9 23 (15.03%) Front End Development
9 23 (15.03%) MVC
10 22 (14.38%) Configuration Management
11 21 (13.73%) Web Development
12 18 (11.76%) Kanban
13 17 (11.11%) Mentoring
14 16 (10.46%) Business Analysis
14 16 (10.46%) Microservices
14 16 (10.46%) Responsive Web Design
14 16 (10.46%) Web Design
15 15 (9.80%) OWASP
15 15 (9.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 83 (54.25%) Python
2 75 (49.02%) Java
3 55 (35.95%) Scala
4 49 (32.03%) JavaScript
5 23 (15.03%) C#
6 21 (13.73%) Bash Shell
7 10 (6.54%) SQL
8 9 (5.88%) PHP
8 9 (5.88%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.92%) CoffeeScript
9 6 (3.92%) Perl
9 6 (3.92%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.61%) VBA
10 4 (2.61%) VBScript
11 3 (1.96%) C++
12 2 (1.31%) Go
13 1 (0.65%) Clojure
13 1 (0.65%) F#
13 1 (0.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (1.96%) CCNP
1 3 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (1.96%) Degree
1 3 (1.96%) ISTQB
1 3 (1.96%) MCSE
1 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (1.96%) RHCE
1 3 (1.96%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.31%) ISEB
3 1 (0.65%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.92%) QA
2 3 (1.96%) HL7
System Software
1 15 (9.80%) Docker
2 12 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.27%) vSphere
4 4 (2.61%) Xen
5 3 (1.96%) XenServer
6 2 (1.31%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 45 (29.41%) Puppet
2 44 (28.76%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (5.23%) Ansible
4 3 (1.96%) Cobbler
4 3 (1.96%) Marathon
4 3 (1.96%) Mesos
4 3 (1.96%) Nagios
5 2 (1.31%) collectd
5 2 (1.31%) Graphite
5 2 (1.31%) Icinga
5 2 (1.31%) Opsview
5 2 (1.31%) Packer
6 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.65%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.65%) SCCM
6 1 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (15.03%) Google
2 22 (14.38%) VMware
3 11 (7.19%) Oracle
3 11 (7.19%) Red Hat
4 9 (5.88%) Splunk
5 5 (3.27%) AppDynamics
5 5 (3.27%) Cisco
5 5 (3.27%) Dynatrace
5 5 (3.27%) EMC
5 5 (3.27%) F5
5 5 (3.27%) IBM
5 5 (3.27%) NetApp
5 5 (3.27%) New Relic
6 4 (2.61%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.96%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.31%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.31%) Sybase
9 1 (0.65%) HP
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