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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 53 84 86
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +2
Contract jobs citing Ruby 101 58 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.50% 1.95% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.62% 5.03% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 42 22
Median daily rate £450 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £648 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £388
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +7.09%
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
1326 1153 839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 45.98% 38.78% 36.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 781 503
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £283 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 23
Median hourly rate £19.38 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.56% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £30.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +14 74 £425 -5.55% 21
South Yorkshire +17 22 £500 +2.56% 2
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 129 (62.62%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (56.31%) Linux
3 99 (48.06%) Python
4 94 (45.63%) Java
5 91 (44.17%) Puppet
6 86 (41.75%) DevOps
7 81 (39.32%) Git (software)
8 77 (37.38%) Jenkins
9 64 (31.07%) TDD
10 59 (28.64%) Scrum
11 51 (24.76%) Opscode Chef
12 46 (22.33%) Docker
12 46 (22.33%) Configuration Management
12 46 (22.33%) Amazon AWS
13 43 (20.87%) Bash Shell
13 43 (20.87%) Ruby on Rails
13 43 (20.87%) Continuous Integration
13 43 (20.87%) HTML
14 41 (19.90%) JavaScript
15 37 (17.96%) NoSQL
15 37 (17.96%) Ansible
16 36 (17.48%) nginx
17 35 (16.99%) BDD
18 34 (16.50%) HTML5
18 34 (16.50%) Open Source
18 34 (16.50%) JIRA
19 33 (16.02%) CSS
20 30 (14.56%) MongoDB
21 29 (14.08%) Scala
21 29 (14.08%) Security Cleared

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 36 (17.48%) nginx
2 24 (11.65%) Confluence
3 21 (10.19%) Tomcat
4 17 (8.25%) Jetty
5 13 (6.31%) IIS
5 13 (6.31%) OpenStack
5 13 (6.31%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.94%) Apache
7 3 (1.46%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.97%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.49%) CMS
9 1 (0.49%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.49%) Drupal
9 1 (0.49%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.49%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.49%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (22.33%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (10.19%) GitHub
3 16 (7.77%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.97%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.49%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.49%) IaaS
6 1 (0.49%) PaaS
6 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (14.08%) HTTP
2 21 (10.19%) DNS
3 18 (8.74%) TCP/IP
4 13 (6.31%) DHCP
4 13 (6.31%) FTP
4 13 (6.31%) IPsec
5 5 (2.43%) Internet
6 4 (1.94%) SSL
7 2 (0.97%) Network Security
8 1 (0.49%) Firewall
8 1 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.49%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.96%) NoSQL
2 30 (14.56%) MongoDB
3 28 (13.59%) MySQL
4 22 (10.68%) Relational Database
5 20 (9.71%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (3.40%) Informix
6 7 (3.40%) Redis
7 5 (2.43%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.97%) Big Data
9 2 (0.97%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.97%) DB2
9 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.49%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 81 (39.32%) Git (software)
2 77 (37.38%) Jenkins
3 34 (16.50%) JIRA
4 22 (10.68%) Cucumber
5 21 (10.19%) Selenium
6 19 (9.22%) Travis CI
7 18 (8.74%) Artifactory
7 18 (8.74%) GitLab
8 17 (8.25%) Maven
9 16 (7.77%) Subversion
10 12 (5.83%) JUnit
11 7 (3.40%) SoapUI
12 6 (2.91%) Appium
12 6 (2.91%) JMeter
12 6 (2.91%) TeamCity
13 5 (2.43%) LoadRunner
13 5 (2.43%) SilkPerformer
13 5 (2.43%) Visual Studio
13 5 (2.43%) VisualVM
13 5 (2.43%) YourKit
General
1 13 (6.31%) Retail
2 11 (5.34%) Games
3 7 (3.40%) Finance
4 5 (2.43%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.94%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 73 (35.44%) Developer
2 56 (27.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (18.93%) Ruby Developer
4 21 (10.19%) Lead DevOps
5 17 (8.25%) Linux Engineer
6 16 (7.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 16 (7.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 13 (6.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 13 (6.31%) Ruby Engineer
7 13 (6.31%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 12 (5.83%) Splunk Engineer
9 11 (5.34%) Architect
9 11 (5.34%) Integration Engineer
9 11 (5.34%) Java Developer
9 11 (5.34%) Java Engineer
10 10 (4.85%) Python Developer
10 10 (4.85%) Technical Architect
11 9 (4.37%) DevOps Manager
11 9 (4.37%) Senior Developer
12 8 (3.88%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (20.87%) HTML
1 43 (20.87%) Ruby on Rails
2 34 (16.50%) HTML5
3 33 (16.02%) CSS
4 25 (12.14%) Node.js
5 21 (10.19%) Spring
6 20 (9.71%) JSON
6 20 (9.71%) Sensu
7 18 (8.74%) AngularJS
8 17 (8.25%) Django
8 17 (8.25%) REST
9 16 (7.77%) Play Framework
10 15 (7.28%) RESTful
11 14 (6.80%) CSS3
12 13 (6.31%) LAMP
12 13 (6.31%) LAPP Stack
12 13 (6.31%) LEMP Stack
12 13 (6.31%) Servlets
13 12 (5.83%) React
14 11 (5.34%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.80%) User Experience
2 6 (2.91%) Computer Science
2 6 (2.91%) Social Media
3 4 (1.94%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.46%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.46%) Private Cloud
5 2 (0.97%) Data Centre
5 2 (0.97%) NHS
5 2 (0.97%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.49%) IBM XIV
6 1 (0.49%) RIA
6 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.49%) Tandem
6 1 (0.49%) Telematics
6 1 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 116 (56.31%) Linux
2 25 (12.14%) Windows
3 23 (11.17%) CoreOS
4 22 (10.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (9.22%) Unix
6 11 (5.34%) Mac OS X
7 9 (4.37%) CentOS
8 7 (3.40%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.94%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.46%) RancherOS
11 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (62.62%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (41.75%) DevOps
3 64 (31.07%) TDD
4 59 (28.64%) Scrum
5 46 (22.33%) Configuration Management
6 43 (20.87%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (16.99%) BDD
8 34 (16.50%) Open Source
9 21 (10.19%) Web Development
10 19 (9.22%) Security Hardening
11 15 (7.28%) Automated Testing
11 15 (7.28%) SOA
12 14 (6.80%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (6.80%) Front End Development
13 13 (6.31%) Software Engineering
14 12 (5.83%) MVC
15 11 (5.34%) API Integration
15 11 (5.34%) Information Security
15 11 (5.34%) Pair Programming
16 10 (4.85%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 99 (48.06%) Python
2 94 (45.63%) Java
3 43 (20.87%) Bash Shell
4 41 (19.90%) JavaScript
5 29 (14.08%) Scala
6 27 (13.11%) Go
7 26 (12.62%) SQL
8 21 (10.19%) Perl
9 17 (8.25%) C#
10 13 (6.31%) PowerShell
11 12 (5.83%) PHP
12 6 (2.91%) C++
12 6 (2.91%) CoffeeScript
12 6 (2.91%) Erlang
12 6 (2.91%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.94%) VBA
13 4 (1.94%) VBScript
14 1 (0.49%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.49%) C
14 1 (0.49%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 29 (14.08%) Security Cleared
2 25 (12.14%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.40%) ISEB
4 6 (2.91%) Degree
5 4 (1.94%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.97%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.94%) QA
2 3 (1.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (22.33%) Docker
2 24 (11.65%) etcd
2 24 (11.65%) flannel
3 18 (8.74%) Ceph
3 18 (8.74%) GlusterFS
4 15 (7.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (4.37%) vSphere
6 2 (0.97%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.49%) Xen
7 1 (0.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 91 (44.17%) Puppet
2 51 (24.76%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (17.96%) Ansible
4 26 (12.62%) Kubernetes
5 25 (12.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 25 (12.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 24 (11.65%) logstash
7 23 (11.17%) Graphite
8 19 (9.22%) rkt
9 18 (8.74%) HAProxy
10 9 (4.37%) Mesos
11 7 (3.40%) Marathon
12 6 (2.91%) Salt
13 4 (1.94%) Grafana
13 4 (1.94%) Nagios
14 3 (1.46%) Consul
14 3 (1.46%) Kibana
14 3 (1.46%) Opsview
14 3 (1.46%) Rancher
14 3 (1.46%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 27 (13.11%) VMware
2 20 (9.71%) Red Hat
2 20 (9.71%) Splunk
3 15 (7.28%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.83%) Oracle
5 9 (4.37%) Google
6 6 (2.91%) IBM
7 5 (2.43%) AppDynamics
7 5 (2.43%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.43%) Cisco
7 5 (2.43%) Dynatrace
7 5 (2.43%) F5
7 5 (2.43%) NetApp
7 5 (2.43%) New Relic
8 4 (1.94%) CA
8 4 (1.94%) EMC
8 4 (1.94%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.94%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.94%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.97%) Sybase
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