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 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 57 93 92
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -1
Contract jobs citing Ruby 97 56 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.48% 1.90% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.58% 4.78% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 38 22
Median daily rate £470 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £325 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £680 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £40.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-75.00% -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
1279 1172 959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 45.88% 39.76% 40.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 790 590
Median daily rate £400 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 25
Median hourly rate £15.25 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.87% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £26.00 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.90 £45.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +5 68 £450 - 16
South Yorkshire - 19 £500 - 3
North Yorkshire +2 1 £425 +1.67% 2
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 138 (66.35%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (59.62%) Linux
3 109 (52.40%) Python
4 105 (50.48%) Java
5 102 (49.04%) DevOps
6 98 (47.12%) Puppet
7 88 (42.31%) Git (software)
8 76 (36.54%) Jenkins
9 61 (29.33%) Scrum
10 59 (28.37%) Opscode Chef
11 58 (27.88%) TDD
12 56 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
13 55 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
13 55 (26.44%) Configuration Management
14 54 (25.96%) Docker
15 51 (24.52%) Bash Shell
16 44 (21.15%) Ansible
17 41 (19.71%) NoSQL
17 41 (19.71%) HTML
18 40 (19.23%) Open Source
19 39 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
20 37 (17.79%) nginx
20 37 (17.79%) Security Cleared
21 36 (17.31%) JIRA
21 36 (17.31%) JavaScript
22 33 (15.87%) VMware
22 33 (15.87%) BDD
23 32 (15.38%) SC Cleared
24 31 (14.90%) HTML5
24 31 (14.90%) SQL

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 37 (17.79%) nginx
2 26 (12.50%) Confluence
3 20 (9.62%) Tomcat
4 18 (8.65%) OpenStack
5 16 (7.69%) Jetty
6 12 (5.77%) IIS
6 12 (5.77%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.92%) Apache
8 3 (1.44%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.48%) CMS
9 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.48%) Drupal
9 1 (0.48%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.48%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.48%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 56 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (11.06%) GitHub
3 16 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.96%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.48%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.48%) IaaS
6 1 (0.48%) PaaS
6 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.50%) HTTP
2 20 (9.62%) DNS
3 17 (8.17%) TCP/IP
4 12 (5.77%) DHCP
4 12 (5.77%) FTP
4 12 (5.77%) IPsec
5 4 (1.92%) Internet
5 4 (1.92%) SSL
6 3 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.96%) Network Security
8 1 (0.48%) Firewall
8 1 (0.48%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (19.71%) NoSQL
2 30 (14.42%) MongoDB
3 27 (12.98%) MySQL
4 22 (10.58%) Relational Database
5 19 (9.13%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.85%) Redis
7 7 (3.37%) Informix
8 5 (2.40%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.44%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.96%) Big Data
10 2 (0.96%) DB2
10 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 88 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 76 (36.54%) Jenkins
3 36 (17.31%) JIRA
4 24 (11.54%) Selenium
5 21 (10.10%) Artifactory
5 21 (10.10%) Cucumber
5 21 (10.10%) GitLab
5 21 (10.10%) Maven
6 17 (8.17%) Travis CI
7 14 (6.73%) Subversion
8 10 (4.81%) Appium
8 10 (4.81%) JUnit
9 9 (4.33%) Mocha
9 9 (4.33%) SonarQube
10 7 (3.37%) SoapUI
11 6 (2.88%) JMeter
11 6 (2.88%) TeamCity
12 5 (2.40%) LoadRunner
12 5 (2.40%) SilkPerformer
12 5 (2.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (5.77%) Retail
2 10 (4.81%) Games
3 6 (2.88%) Finance
4 5 (2.40%) Law
4 5 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.92%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 66 (31.73%) Developer
2 65 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 35 (16.83%) Ruby Developer
4 21 (10.10%) Lead DevOps
5 16 (7.69%) Architect
6 15 (7.21%) Linux Engineer
7 14 (6.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 14 (6.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 13 (6.25%) Java Developer
9 12 (5.77%) Ruby Engineer
9 12 (5.77%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 11 (5.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (5.29%) Python Developer
10 11 (5.29%) Splunk Engineer
10 11 (5.29%) Technical Architect
11 10 (4.81%) Integration Engineer
11 10 (4.81%) Java Engineer
12 9 (4.33%) DevOps Manager
12 9 (4.33%) Operations Engineer
12 9 (4.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (19.71%) HTML
2 39 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
3 31 (14.90%) CSS
3 31 (14.90%) HTML5
4 24 (11.54%) Sensu
5 23 (11.06%) Node.js
6 21 (10.10%) JSON
7 20 (9.62%) .NET
7 20 (9.62%) Spring
8 18 (8.65%) REST
9 15 (7.21%) AngularJS
9 15 (7.21%) Django
10 14 (6.73%) Play Framework
10 14 (6.73%) RESTful
11 12 (5.77%) CSS3
11 12 (5.77%) LAMP
11 12 (5.77%) LAPP Stack
11 12 (5.77%) LEMP Stack
11 12 (5.77%) Servlets
12 10 (4.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.25%) User Experience
2 6 (2.88%) Computer Science
2 6 (2.88%) Social Media
3 4 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.44%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.44%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.44%) Private Cloud
5 2 (0.96%) NHS
5 2 (0.96%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.48%) IBM XIV
6 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.48%) Tandem
6 1 (0.48%) Telematics
6 1 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 124 (59.62%) Linux
2 27 (12.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (12.50%) Unix
4 23 (11.06%) CoreOS
4 23 (11.06%) Windows
5 14 (6.73%) CentOS
6 11 (5.29%) Mac OS X
6 11 (5.29%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.92%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.48%) RancherOS
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (66.35%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (49.04%) DevOps
3 61 (29.33%) Scrum
4 58 (27.88%) TDD
5 55 (26.44%) Configuration Management
5 55 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (19.23%) Open Source
7 33 (15.87%) BDD
8 19 (9.13%) Security Hardening
9 17 (8.17%) Web Development
10 15 (7.21%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (7.21%) SOA
11 12 (5.77%) Automated Testing
11 12 (5.77%) Build Automation
11 12 (5.77%) Front End Development
11 12 (5.77%) Software Engineering
12 11 (5.29%) Microservices
13 10 (4.81%) API Integration
13 10 (4.81%) Kanban
13 10 (4.81%) OO
Programming Languages
1 109 (52.40%) Python
2 105 (50.48%) Java
3 51 (24.52%) Bash Shell
4 36 (17.31%) JavaScript
5 31 (14.90%) SQL
6 28 (13.46%) Go
6 28 (13.46%) Perl
6 28 (13.46%) Scala
7 20 (9.62%) C#
8 16 (7.69%) PHP
9 15 (7.21%) C++
10 13 (6.25%) PowerShell
11 8 (3.85%) Shell Script
12 7 (3.37%) CoffeeScript
13 6 (2.88%) Erlang
14 4 (1.92%) VBA
14 4 (1.92%) VBScript
15 1 (0.48%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.48%) C
15 1 (0.48%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 37 (17.79%) Security Cleared
2 32 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.88%) Degree
3 6 (2.88%) ISEB
4 3 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.96%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (1.92%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) WCAG
System Software
1 54 (25.96%) Docker
2 25 (12.02%) etcd
2 25 (12.02%) flannel
3 21 (10.10%) Ceph
3 21 (10.10%) GlusterFS
4 19 (9.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (6.73%) vSphere
6 2 (0.96%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.96%) Xen
6 2 (0.96%) XenServer
7 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 98 (47.12%) Puppet
2 59 (28.37%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (21.15%) Ansible
4 28 (13.46%) logstash
5 27 (12.98%) Graphite
6 26 (12.50%) Kubernetes
7 25 (12.02%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 25 (12.02%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 22 (10.58%) rkt
9 21 (10.10%) HAProxy
10 11 (5.29%) Salt
11 8 (3.85%) Grafana
12 7 (3.37%) Kibana
12 7 (3.37%) Mesos
12 7 (3.37%) Uchiwa
13 5 (2.40%) Marathon
14 4 (1.92%) Cobbler
14 4 (1.92%) Nagios
15 3 (1.44%) Opsview
16 2 (0.96%) Icinga
Vendors
1 33 (15.87%) VMware
2 20 (9.62%) Red Hat
2 20 (9.62%) Splunk
3 15 (7.21%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.25%) Oracle
5 9 (4.33%) Atlassian
6 8 (3.85%) Sitecore
7 7 (3.37%) Google
8 6 (2.88%) IBM
9 5 (2.40%) AppDynamics
9 5 (2.40%) Dynatrace
9 5 (2.40%) New Relic
9 5 (2.40%) Rackspace
10 4 (1.92%) CA
10 4 (1.92%) Cisco
10 4 (1.92%) F5
10 4 (1.92%) NetApp
10 4 (1.92%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.44%) EMC
12 2 (0.96%) Sybase
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