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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 129 123 121
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 13 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.44% 0.042% 0.100%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.74% 0.14% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £344
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £71.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +118.46%
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
746 716 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.38% 30.31% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 441 323
Average daily rate £330 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
West Yorkshire -7 13 £450 - 5
Ruby on Rails
England

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails.

1 24 (100.00%) Ruby
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) HTML
3 12 (50.00%) MySQL
3 12 (50.00%) CSS
4 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 11 (45.83%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (33.33%) Django
6 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
6 5 (20.83%) Java
6 5 (20.83%) Scala
6 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 5 (20.83%) Retail
6 5 (20.83%) Finance
6 5 (20.83%) Software Architecture
6 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
6 5 (20.83%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
6 5 (20.83%) Backbone.js
6 5 (20.83%) User Stories
6 5 (20.83%) Play Framework
6 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
7 4 (16.67%) SaaS
7 4 (16.67%) HTML5
7 4 (16.67%) jQuery
7 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 4 (16.67%) .NET
7 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 4 (16.67%) MVC
7 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) WordPress
1 1 (4.17%) Node.js
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) MySQL
2 11 (45.83%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
3 5 (20.83%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Redis
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Capybara
3 1 (4.17%) RSpec
3 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.17%) IntelliJ
3 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Architect
4 7 (29.17%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Digital Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Digital Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.17%) User Experience Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Digital Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) CSS
1 12 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) Django
3 5 (20.83%) Backbone.js
3 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
3 5 (20.83%) Play Framework
4 4 (16.67%) jQuery
4 4 (16.67%) .NET
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (16.67%) HTML5
5 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 3 (12.50%) REST
5 3 (12.50%) CSS3
5 3 (12.50%) Struts
5 3 (12.50%) Web Services
5 3 (12.50%) XML
5 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (12.50%) Spring
5 3 (12.50%) NHibernate
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) BBC
1 1 (4.17%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) TDD
2 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
2 5 (20.83%) Software Architecture
2 5 (20.83%) User Stories
3 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (16.67%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) SOA
4 3 (12.50%) RUP
4 3 (12.50%) Web Analytics
4 3 (12.50%) BDD
4 3 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
5 2 (8.33%) Open Source
5 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) OOP
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Ruby
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) Scala
4 3 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.17%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Capistrano
1 1 (4.17%) Graylog
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) Nokia
1 1 (4.17%) VMware
1 1 (4.17%) Akamai
1 1 (4.17%) New Relic