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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 110 153 120
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -33
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 33 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.15% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.17% 0.47% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 4
Median daily rate £428 £430 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% -21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £294 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £453 £778
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £428 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £8.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -88.73%
Ruby on Rails
England

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
1041 1056 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.32% 32.86% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 720 441
Median daily rate £400 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.97 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +32 29 £425 -2.01% 5
South Yorkshire +3 2 £550 +120.00% 1
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
Ruby on Rails
England

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 48 (100.00%) Ruby
2 38 (79.17%) CSS
3 36 (75.00%) HTML
4 35 (72.92%) HTML5
5 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (56.25%) Scrum
6 27 (56.25%) CSS3
7 26 (54.17%) Django
8 25 (52.08%) MVC
9 23 (47.92%) Linux
9 23 (47.92%) JSON
9 23 (47.92%) Ajax
9 23 (47.92%) REST
10 22 (45.83%) Spring
10 22 (45.83%) Spring MVC
10 22 (45.83%) Python
11 21 (43.75%) C#
11 21 (43.75%) JIRA
11 21 (43.75%) Google
11 21 (43.75%) Guice
12 20 (41.67%) Git (software)
12 20 (41.67%) RESTful
13 19 (39.58%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (39.58%) Jenkins
13 19 (39.58%) Automated Testing
14 18 (37.50%) Front End Development
15 17 (35.42%) Open Source
15 17 (35.42%) Play Framework
15 17 (35.42%) Configuration Management
15 17 (35.42%) JUnit

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 16 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.08%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (43.75%) JIRA
2 20 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 19 (39.58%) Jenkins
4 17 (35.42%) JUnit
5 16 (33.33%) Subversion
6 5 (10.42%) RSpec
7 4 (8.33%) Capybara
7 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.17%) Ant
8 2 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (4.17%) Maven
8 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (72.92%) Developer
2 18 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (4.17%) HTML Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Agile Coach
7 1 (2.08%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Lead Project Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Lead Web Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.08%) Web Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (79.17%) CSS
2 36 (75.00%) HTML
3 35 (72.92%) HTML5
4 27 (56.25%) CSS3
5 26 (54.17%) Django
6 23 (47.92%) Ajax
6 23 (47.92%) JSON
6 23 (47.92%) REST
7 22 (45.83%) Spring
7 22 (45.83%) Spring MVC
8 21 (43.75%) Guice
9 20 (41.67%) RESTful
10 17 (35.42%) Play Framework
11 4 (8.33%) jQuery
11 4 (8.33%) Sinatra
11 4 (8.33%) Velocity
11 4 (8.33%) Web Services
12 3 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (4.17%) .NET
13 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (4.17%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (47.92%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) CentOS
2 2 (4.17%) Debian
2 2 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (56.25%) Scrum
3 25 (52.08%) MVC
4 19 (39.58%) Automated Testing
4 19 (39.58%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (37.50%) Front End Development
6 17 (35.42%) Configuration Management
6 17 (35.42%) Open Source
7 16 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (33.33%) TDD
7 16 (33.33%) Web Design
8 15 (31.25%) OWASP
9 14 (29.17%) Web Development
10 11 (22.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (22.92%) Line Management
10 11 (22.92%) Mentoring
11 7 (14.58%) Kanban
12 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
13 4 (8.33%) Pair Programming
14 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Ruby
2 22 (45.83%) Python
3 21 (43.75%) C#
4 15 (31.25%) Scala
5 12 (25.00%) Java
6 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.08%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (2.08%) PHP
7 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Google
2 2 (4.17%) Red Hat