The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Woking region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Ruby 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -7.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+77.50% -
Programming Languages Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 14 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 43.18% 31.82% 55.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 7 31
Average daily rate £410 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £436 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Ruby
Surrey

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Ruby
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Project Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript