The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 102 126 122
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 21 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.96% 0.50% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.00% 1.75% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 6
Median daily rate £450 £340 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -47.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £265 £456
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £580 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
701 798 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.05% 28.37% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 517 429
Median daily rate £400 £375 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £295 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Yorkshire region.

Ruby on Rails Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +25 20 £450 - 2
South Yorkshire -10 1 - - 1
Ruby on Rails
England

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 49 (100.00%) Ruby
2 44 (89.80%) CSS
3 42 (85.71%) HTML
4 41 (83.67%) HTML5
5 39 (79.59%) CSS3
6 38 (77.55%) Django
7 35 (71.43%) JSON
7 35 (71.43%) Ajax
7 35 (71.43%) REST
8 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (61.22%) Spring
9 30 (61.22%) Google
9 30 (61.22%) Spring MVC
9 30 (61.22%) MVC
9 30 (61.22%) Scrum
9 30 (61.22%) Guice
10 29 (59.18%) Python
11 27 (55.10%) C#
11 27 (55.10%) JIRA
12 26 (53.06%) Linux
13 25 (51.02%) Scala
13 25 (51.02%) Open Source
13 25 (51.02%) Play Framework
14 24 (48.98%) RESTful
15 22 (44.90%) Jenkins
15 22 (44.90%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (44.90%) Automated Testing
16 21 (42.86%) Configuration Management
16 21 (42.86%) Git (software)
16 21 (42.86%) Front End Development

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in 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 17 (34.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.37%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.20%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.20%) MySQL
3 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (55.10%) JIRA
2 22 (44.90%) Jenkins
3 21 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 20 (40.82%) JUnit
5 17 (34.69%) Subversion
6 4 (8.16%) Capybara
6 4 (8.16%) Cucumber
6 4 (8.16%) RSpec
7 2 (4.08%) Ant
7 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (4.08%) Maven
7 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (69.39%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Architect
4 4 (8.16%) Scala Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Java Scala Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Project Director
6 2 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.04%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Scrum Master
7 1 (2.04%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Development Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (89.80%) CSS
2 42 (85.71%) HTML
3 41 (83.67%) HTML5
4 39 (79.59%) CSS3
5 38 (77.55%) Django
6 35 (71.43%) Ajax
6 35 (71.43%) JSON
6 35 (71.43%) REST
7 30 (61.22%) Guice
7 30 (61.22%) Spring
7 30 (61.22%) Spring MVC
8 25 (51.02%) Play Framework
9 24 (48.98%) RESTful
10 5 (10.20%) jQuery
11 4 (8.16%) Sinatra
11 4 (8.16%) Velocity
11 4 (8.16%) Web Services
12 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (4.08%) .NET
13 2 (4.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) User Experience
2 2 (4.08%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.04%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (53.06%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) CentOS
2 2 (4.08%) Debian
2 2 (4.08%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (61.22%) MVC
2 30 (61.22%) Scrum
3 25 (51.02%) Open Source
4 22 (44.90%) Automated Testing
4 22 (44.90%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 21 (42.86%) Front End Development
6 17 (34.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 17 (34.69%) Web Design
7 16 (32.65%) OWASP
8 13 (26.53%) TDD
9 11 (22.45%) Kanban
9 11 (22.45%) Line Management
9 11 (22.45%) Mentoring
9 11 (22.45%) Software Engineering
9 11 (22.45%) Web Development
10 10 (20.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (10.20%) Prototyping
11 5 (10.20%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Ruby
2 29 (59.18%) Python
3 27 (55.10%) C#
4 25 (51.02%) Scala
5 16 (32.65%) Java
6 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.12%) SQL
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) Google
2 2 (4.08%) Red Hat