The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wigan 12.50% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £414 £388
% change year-on-year
+8.76% +6.77%
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
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Wigan region.

Programming Languages Category
Wigan
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wigan 25.00% 55.56% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £200 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Ruby
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wigan region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) CFEngine

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet