The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 53 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 12 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.66% 1.63% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.97% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 0
Average daily rate
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£344 £390 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £50.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+42.00% +21.21%
Ruby
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
201 189 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 27.84% 34.18% 32.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 104 122
Average daily rate £338 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 15
Average hourly rate £20.06 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.13% -14.28%
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 Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ruby across the Wiltshire region.

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Ruby
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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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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
Swindon - 10 £344 - 1
Salisbury - 1 £425 -
Ruby
South West

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) Photoshop
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 8 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (57.14%) SSH
3 8 (57.14%) Amazon S3
3 8 (57.14%) RSpec
3 8 (57.14%) HTML5
3 8 (57.14%) Heroku
3 8 (57.14%) Cucumber
3 8 (57.14%) Mac OS
3 8 (57.14%) MongoDB
3 8 (57.14%) Backbone.js
3 8 (57.14%) GitHub
3 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 8 (57.14%) Karma Test Runner
3 8 (57.14%) Sublime Text
4 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) Python
6 3 (21.43%) Perl
6 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Sass

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Photoshop
1 8 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Amazon S3
1 8 (57.14%) Heroku
1 8 (57.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) SSH
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (57.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) RSpec
1 8 (57.14%) Cucumber
1 8 (57.14%) Karma Test Runner
1 8 (57.14%) Sublime Text
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
1 8 (57.14%) HTML5
1 8 (57.14%) Backbone.js
1 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 3 (21.43%) Sass
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.14%) DTV
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Mac OS
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Scrum
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (57.14%) TDD
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
3 1 (7.14%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) VBScript
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) vCloud
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
1 2 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) 3PAR