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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 113 114 100
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 25 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.87% 0.47% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.94% 1.76% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 12
Average daily rate £330 £675 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.11% +81.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £650 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
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 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
849 680 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.66% 26.67% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 439 396
Average daily rate £350 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 6
Average hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.35 £40.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £58.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 -6 14 £450 -33.33% 1
South Yorkshire - 11 £325 - 2
Ruby on Rails
England

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 44 (97.78%) Ruby
2 20 (44.44%) HTML
2 20 (44.44%) Django
2 20 (44.44%) Scala
2 20 (44.44%) Play Framework
3 19 (42.22%) NoSQL
3 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (40.00%) MySQL
4 18 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 17 (37.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 17 (37.78%) Software Architecture
6 16 (35.56%) CSS
6 16 (35.56%) Linux
7 15 (33.33%) TDD
8 11 (24.44%) BDD
9 10 (22.22%) Mac OS X
9 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 9 (20.00%) Unix
10 9 (20.00%) Scrum
11 8 (17.78%) HTML5
12 7 (15.56%) User Experience
12 7 (15.56%) Internet
12 7 (15.56%) Java
12 7 (15.56%) Web Development
12 7 (15.56%) JSON
13 6 (13.33%) CSS3
13 6 (13.33%) Redis
14 5 (11.11%) REST
14 5 (11.11%) RSpec

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (11.11%) Apache
1 5 (11.11%) nginx
1 5 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) BigMachines
1 1 (2.22%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.67%) Heroku
3 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.22%) GitHub
3 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) NoSQL
2 18 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 18 (40.00%) MySQL
2 18 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (37.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (13.33%) Redis
5 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) RSpec
2 2 (4.44%) Capybara
2 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Developer
2 20 (44.44%) Architect
3 19 (42.22%) Technical Architect
4 14 (31.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 13 (28.89%) Ruby Developer
6 11 (24.44%) Digital Architect
7 10 (22.22%) Digital Technical Architect
7 10 (22.22%) Senior Architect
7 10 (22.22%) Senior Technical Architect
8 7 (15.56%) Senior Digital Architect
8 7 (15.56%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
9 3 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
9 3 (6.67%) HTML Developer
9 3 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Web Architect
10 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
11 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (2.22%) Programmer
11 1 (2.22%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) Django
1 20 (44.44%) HTML
1 20 (44.44%) Play Framework
2 16 (35.56%) CSS
3 8 (17.78%) HTML5
4 7 (15.56%) JSON
5 6 (13.33%) CSS3
6 5 (11.11%) jQuery
6 5 (11.11%) REST
7 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
7 4 (8.89%) Sinatra
8 2 (4.44%) .NET
8 2 (4.44%) Apache Thrift
8 2 (4.44%) Backbone.js
8 2 (4.44%) React
8 2 (4.44%) RESTful
8 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (4.44%) Velocity
8 2 (4.44%) Web Services
9 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) User Experience
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) NHS
3 2 (4.44%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.44%) Telematics
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Linux
2 10 (22.22%) Mac OS X
3 9 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (4.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) Software Architecture
3 15 (33.33%) TDD
4 11 (24.44%) BDD
5 9 (20.00%) Scrum
6 7 (15.56%) Web Development
7 5 (11.11%) Kanban
8 4 (8.89%) OO
9 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.67%) MVC
9 3 (6.67%) User Stories
10 2 (4.44%) Build Automation
10 2 (4.44%) OWASP
10 2 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.44%) Web Design
11 1 (2.22%) Pair Programming
11 1 (2.22%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) Ruby
2 20 (44.44%) Scala
3 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.56%) Java
5 3 (6.67%) SQL
6 2 (4.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.22%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.22%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.22%) C#
7 1 (2.22%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Puppet
2 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle
1 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (2.22%) Siebel
1 1 (2.22%) Twitter
South Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Sheffield
Mason Frank International
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago