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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 133 122 107
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 11 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.38% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.31% 0.66% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 6
Average daily rate
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£650 £380 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £368 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £380 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £71.00 -
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
840 762 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.27% 29.68% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 513 341
Average daily rate £350 £315 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 21
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 -5 10 £650 +71.05% 2
East Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Ruby on Rails
England

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (100.00%) Ruby
2 12 (60.00%) MySQL
3 10 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (50.00%) Django
4 9 (45.00%) Scala
4 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
4 9 (45.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
4 9 (45.00%) Software Architecture
4 9 (45.00%) Play Framework
4 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (35.00%) CSS
6 6 (30.00%) HTML
6 6 (30.00%) SaaS
6 6 (30.00%) User Stories
7 5 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (15.00%) jQuery
9 3 (15.00%) .NET
9 3 (15.00%) Python
10 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
10 2 (10.00%) PHP
10 2 (10.00%) SQL
10 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
10 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
10 2 (10.00%) MVC
10 2 (10.00%) Apache
10 2 (10.00%) Games

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) WordPress
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) MySQL
2 10 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
3 9 (45.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Architect
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Technical Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Digital Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Digital Technical Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Digital Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Django
2 9 (45.00%) Play Framework
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 3 (15.00%) jQuery
6 2 (10.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.00%) Web Services
7 1 (5.00%) Symfony
7 1 (5.00%) CSS3
7 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.00%) Sass
7 1 (5.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) NHS
1 1 (5.00%) Online Games
1 1 (5.00%) Open Source
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Software Architecture
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) User Stories
3 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) OOP
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.00%) Market Research
6 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Ruby
2 9 (45.00%) Scala
3 5 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft