The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby 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 over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 43 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Ruby 92 110 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.83% 3.58% 3.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.37% 9.81% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 81 75
Median daily rate £450 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £404 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.52% -5.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
- -43.66%
Ruby
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
982 1121 937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.88% 36.50% 34.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 747 588
Median daily rate £403 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 18
Median hourly rate £14.63 £32.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.08 £16.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ruby Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Ruby
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ruby across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Ruby Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Ruby
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ruby Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Ruby
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 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 +2 62 £430 -15.68% 16
South Yorkshire 0 26 £525 +29.62% 4
North Yorkshire +8 3 £425 +19.26% 2
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby 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.

1 117 (57.92%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (57.43%) Linux
3 115 (56.93%) Python
4 94 (46.53%) Java
5 82 (40.59%) Jenkins
6 75 (37.13%) HTML
7 74 (36.63%) Puppet
8 66 (32.67%) HTML5
8 66 (32.67%) Scala
9 65 (32.18%) Scrum
10 62 (30.69%) DevOps
11 58 (28.71%) JIRA
12 57 (28.22%) JSON
12 57 (28.22%) Django
13 56 (27.72%) Opscode Chef
14 55 (27.23%) Open Source
15 54 (26.73%) CSS
16 53 (26.24%) Continuous Integration
17 52 (25.74%) Spring
18 51 (25.25%) Ruby on Rails
18 51 (25.25%) RESTful
19 50 (24.75%) TDD
20 49 (24.26%) MongoDB
21 47 (23.27%) Git (software)
21 47 (23.27%) HTTP
22 46 (22.77%) Play Framework
23 43 (21.29%) Confluence
24 42 (20.79%) JavaScript
25 39 (19.31%) Cucumber
25 39 (19.31%) Selenium

Ruby
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 43 (21.29%) Confluence
2 19 (9.41%) OpenStack
3 12 (5.94%) nginx
4 9 (4.46%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.96%) CloudStack
5 8 (3.96%) IIS
5 8 (3.96%) Jetty
5 8 (3.96%) Mongrel
5 8 (3.96%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.98%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.99%) CMS
8 1 (0.50%) JBoss
8 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.39%) GitHub
2 19 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.47%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.98%) IaaS
6 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.50%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (0.50%) Heroku
6 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (23.27%) HTTP
2 26 (12.87%) TCP/IP
3 15 (7.43%) SSL
4 7 (3.47%) DHCP
4 7 (3.47%) DNS
4 7 (3.47%) FTP
4 7 (3.47%) IPsec
5 3 (1.49%) LDAP
6 2 (0.99%) Firewall
6 2 (0.99%) Internet
6 2 (0.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (24.26%) MongoDB
2 35 (17.33%) NoSQL
3 34 (16.83%) Relational Database
4 22 (10.89%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (6.93%) MySQL
6 12 (5.94%) Redis
7 4 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 82 (40.59%) Jenkins
2 58 (28.71%) JIRA
3 47 (23.27%) Git (software)
4 39 (19.31%) Cucumber
4 39 (19.31%) Selenium
5 25 (12.38%) Subversion
6 20 (9.90%) JUnit
7 10 (4.95%) Bitbucket
7 10 (4.95%) Travis CI
8 8 (3.96%) Calabash
8 8 (3.96%) Capybara
8 8 (3.96%) WebDriver
9 6 (2.97%) JMeter
10 5 (2.48%) LoadRunner
11 4 (1.98%) Artifactory
11 4 (1.98%) Maven
11 4 (1.98%) RSpec
12 3 (1.49%) Appium
12 3 (1.49%) Fiddler
12 3 (1.49%) GitLab
General
1 5 (2.48%) Finance
1 5 (2.48%) Games
2 2 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (42.08%) Developer
2 52 (25.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (12.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 23 (11.39%) Architect
5 20 (9.90%) Ruby Developer
6 19 (9.41%) Java Developer
6 19 (9.41%) Technical Architect
7 17 (8.42%) Scala Developer
8 12 (5.94%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (5.45%) Java Architect
9 11 (5.45%) Java Technical Architect
10 9 (4.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 9 (4.46%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 9 (4.46%) Software Developer
10 9 (4.46%) Technical Leader
11 7 (3.47%) Developer in Test
11 7 (3.47%) Java Scala Developer
12 5 (2.48%) Lead Architect
12 5 (2.48%) Tester
13 4 (1.98%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (37.13%) HTML
2 66 (32.67%) HTML5
3 57 (28.22%) Django
3 57 (28.22%) JSON
4 54 (26.73%) CSS
5 52 (25.74%) Spring
6 51 (25.25%) RESTful
6 51 (25.25%) Ruby on Rails
7 46 (22.77%) Play Framework
8 37 (18.32%) CSS3
9 35 (17.33%) REST
10 34 (16.83%) Ajax
11 29 (14.36%) Node.js
12 27 (13.37%) Guice
12 27 (13.37%) Spring MVC
13 15 (7.43%) Web Services
14 12 (5.94%) Sinatra
15 10 (4.95%) Backbone.js
15 10 (4.95%) LAMP
16 9 (4.46%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.43%) User Experience
2 14 (6.93%) Social Media
3 10 (4.95%) Tandem
4 8 (3.96%) Driving Licence
5 6 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.48%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.49%) PKI
8 3 (1.49%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.49%) Smartcard
9 2 (0.99%) Blog
9 2 (0.99%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.99%) NHS
9 2 (0.99%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.99%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.50%) iPhone
10 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.50%) RIA
10 1 (0.50%) STB
Operating Systems
1 116 (57.43%) Linux
2 27 (13.37%) Unix
3 19 (9.41%) CoreOS
4 18 (8.91%) Windows
5 12 (5.94%) RancherOS
6 5 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.98%) CentOS
8 3 (1.49%) Android
8 3 (1.49%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.99%) Debian
9 2 (0.99%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.50%) VMS
10 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (57.92%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (32.18%) Scrum
3 62 (30.69%) DevOps
4 55 (27.23%) Open Source
5 53 (26.24%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (24.75%) TDD
7 34 (16.83%) Configuration Management
8 31 (15.35%) Automated Testing
8 31 (15.35%) BDD
8 31 (15.35%) MVC
9 29 (14.36%) Web Development
10 28 (13.86%) Kanban
11 26 (12.87%) Front End Development
12 23 (11.39%) Mentoring
13 20 (9.90%) Responsive Web Design
13 20 (9.90%) Web Design
14 18 (8.91%) Security Hardening
15 17 (8.42%) OWASP
16 16 (7.92%) Business Analysis
16 16 (7.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 115 (56.93%) Python
2 94 (46.53%) Java
3 66 (32.67%) Scala
4 42 (20.79%) JavaScript
5 29 (14.36%) C#
6 28 (13.86%) Bash Shell
7 17 (8.42%) Go
8 14 (6.93%) SQL
9 12 (5.94%) Shell Script
10 9 (4.46%) Perl
11 8 (3.96%) PHP
12 6 (2.97%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.98%) C++
14 1 (0.50%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.50%) C
14 1 (0.50%) Clojure
14 1 (0.50%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.50%) F#
14 1 (0.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (6.93%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.94%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.49%) CCNP
3 3 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.49%) Degree
3 3 (1.49%) MCSE
3 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.49%) RHCE
4 2 (0.99%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.50%) HP ASE
5 1 (0.50%) ISEB
5 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.96%) QA
2 3 (1.49%) HL7
2 3 (1.49%) SDET
System Software
1 30 (14.85%) Docker
2 20 (9.90%) etcd
2 20 (9.90%) flannel
3 7 (3.47%) Xen
3 7 (3.47%) XenServer
4 6 (2.97%) vSphere
5 3 (1.49%) Ceph
5 3 (1.49%) GlusterFS
5 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 74 (36.63%) Puppet
2 56 (27.72%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (10.40%) Kubernetes
4 20 (9.90%) Ansible
4 20 (9.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 20 (9.90%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 14 (6.93%) Marathon
5 14 (6.93%) Mesos
6 12 (5.94%) Consul
6 12 (5.94%) Rancher
7 7 (3.47%) rkt
7 7 (3.47%) Salt
8 5 (2.48%) Cobbler
9 4 (1.98%) logstash
10 3 (1.49%) Graphite
10 3 (1.49%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.99%) Packer
12 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (13.37%) Google
2 12 (5.94%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.94%) VMware
3 7 (3.47%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.48%) Oracle
5 3 (1.49%) Splunk
6 2 (0.99%) Cisco
6 2 (0.99%) EMC
6 2 (0.99%) F5
6 2 (0.99%) HP
6 2 (0.99%) NetApp
7 1 (0.50%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (0.50%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.50%) Siebel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
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