The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ruby 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 6.02% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.71% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £513 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +425.92%
Ruby
West Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 29 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 40.96% 25.44% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 4
Average daily rate £450 £350 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £33.00 £43.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Scala
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) JUnit
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Google
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (66.67%) Django
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Play Framework
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Guice
3 3 (50.00%) Web Design
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) C#

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 (33.33%) Confluence
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) JUnit
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Scala Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Scala Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Django
2 4 (66.67%) Guice
2 4 (66.67%) Play Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Sensu
5 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Web Design
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) OWASP
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Scala
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Ganglia
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) SaltStack