The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby 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 over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 68 98 63
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -35
Contract jobs citing Ruby 74 28 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.63% 1.11% 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.09% 2.60% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 22 47
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£450 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £385 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +77.50%
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
1216 1075 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.18% 42.69% 35.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 721 365
Average daily rate £344 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 21
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +96.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.71 £13.00 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £37.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ruby across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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 +29 70 £450 +44.00% 10
North Yorkshire +5 1 £450 +104.54%
South Yorkshire - 1 £450 - 2
Ruby
England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Ruby 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.

1 97 (65.10%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (53.02%) Python
3 72 (48.32%) Java
4 70 (46.98%) DevOps
5 66 (44.30%) Linux
6 63 (42.28%) Puppet
7 55 (36.91%) Opscode Chef
8 49 (32.89%) TDD
9 46 (30.87%) Bash Shell
10 44 (29.53%) SQL
11 41 (27.52%) Configuration Management
12 36 (24.16%) JavaScript
13 35 (23.49%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (23.49%) MongoDB
14 34 (22.82%) Cucumber
14 34 (22.82%) PHP
15 32 (21.48%) Open Source
16 31 (20.81%) Apache
17 30 (20.13%) UNIX
18 29 (19.46%) CSS
18 29 (19.46%) MySQL
18 29 (19.46%) HTML
18 29 (19.46%) Git (software)
19 26 (17.45%) Ruby on Rails
20 25 (16.78%) QA
21 24 (16.11%) NoSQL
21 24 (16.11%) Software Engineering
22 22 (14.77%) C#
23 21 (14.09%) .NET
23 21 (14.09%) Pair Programming

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Ruby 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (20.81%) Apache
2 17 (11.41%) Node.js
3 16 (10.74%) Cloud Foundry
4 14 (9.40%) OpenStack
5 8 (5.37%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.34%) nginx
7 1 (0.67%) IIS
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.67%) Jetty
7 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.42%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (10.07%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (4.70%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (4.03%) SaaS
5 1 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.67%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.37%) Internet
2 4 (2.68%) Unified Communications
2 4 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.01%) HTTP
4 2 (1.34%) NAS
4 2 (1.34%) DNS
4 2 (1.34%) SAN
5 1 (0.67%) Intranet
5 1 (0.67%) SSL
5 1 (0.67%) DHCP
5 1 (0.67%) FTP
5 1 (0.67%) IPsec
5 1 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (23.49%) MongoDB
2 29 (19.46%) MySQL
3 24 (16.11%) NoSQL
4 13 (8.72%) Redis
4 13 (8.72%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (6.71%) Hypertable
5 10 (6.71%) Riak
5 10 (6.71%) CouchDB
6 9 (6.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (5.37%) Big Data
8 7 (4.70%) Couchbase
9 6 (4.03%) SimpleDB
9 6 (4.03%) Hadoop
9 6 (4.03%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.68%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.34%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.67%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (22.82%) Cucumber
2 29 (19.46%) Git (software)
3 17 (11.41%) Capybara
4 16 (10.74%) IntelliJ
4 16 (10.74%) TeamCity
5 11 (7.38%) Jenkins
6 10 (6.71%) Fiddler
7 7 (4.70%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (4.70%) Sahi
7 7 (4.70%) WATIR
7 7 (4.70%) Selenium
8 4 (2.68%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.67%) JIRA
9 1 (0.67%) RSpec
9 1 (0.67%) Hudson
General
1 5 (3.36%) Games
2 4 (2.68%) Finance
3 3 (2.01%) Law
3 3 (2.01%) Retail
4 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (32.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (26.17%) Developer
3 25 (16.78%) Architect
4 18 (12.08%) Ruby Developer
5 15 (10.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 14 (9.40%) Technical Architect
7 13 (8.72%) Agile Coach
8 8 (5.37%) Digital Architect
9 7 (4.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 7 (4.70%) Platform Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.36%) Senior Architect
12 4 (2.68%) Chief Architect
12 4 (2.68%) QA Analyst
12 4 (2.68%) Test Analyst
13 3 (2.01%) Digital Technical Architect
13 3 (2.01%) Senior Technical Architect
13 3 (2.01%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.46%) CSS
1 29 (19.46%) HTML
2 26 (17.45%) Ruby on Rails
3 21 (14.09%) .NET
3 21 (14.09%) Sass
4 19 (12.75%) HTML5
5 18 (12.08%) CSS3
6 17 (11.41%) Sinatra
7 13 (8.72%) Django
7 13 (8.72%) XML
8 12 (8.05%) Web Services
9 9 (6.04%) Play Framework
10 8 (5.37%) AngularJS
10 8 (5.37%) RESTful
11 7 (4.70%) Spring
11 7 (4.70%) REST
12 5 (3.36%) .NET Framework
12 5 (3.36%) Backbone.js
13 4 (2.68%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (2.68%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.48%) Open Source
2 11 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.68%) Visualisation
3 4 (2.68%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.68%) NHS
3 4 (2.68%) User Experience
4 3 (2.01%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.01%) Clustering
4 3 (2.01%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.01%) Online Games
5 2 (1.34%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.67%) RIA
6 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 66 (44.30%) Linux
2 30 (20.13%) UNIX
3 7 (4.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.68%) CentOS
5 2 (1.34%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.34%) Windows
6 1 (0.67%) Android
6 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (65.10%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (46.98%) DevOps
3 49 (32.89%) TDD
4 41 (27.52%) Configuration Management
5 35 (23.49%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (16.11%) Software Engineering
7 21 (14.09%) Pair Programming
8 20 (13.42%) Continuous Delivery
9 19 (12.75%) Test Automation
9 19 (12.75%) Responsive Web Design
9 19 (12.75%) Web Design
10 18 (12.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (11.41%) Mentoring
12 14 (9.40%) BDD
13 13 (8.72%) ATDD
14 12 (8.05%) Scrum
15 11 (7.38%) Refactoring
15 11 (7.38%) Software Architecture
15 11 (7.38%) User Stories
16 9 (6.04%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 79 (53.02%) Python
2 72 (48.32%) Java
3 46 (30.87%) Bash Shell
4 44 (29.53%) SQL
5 36 (24.16%) JavaScript
6 34 (22.82%) PHP
7 22 (14.77%) C#
8 17 (11.41%) Shell Script
9 14 (9.40%) Scala
10 13 (8.72%) C++
11 12 (8.05%) C
12 8 (5.37%) Perl
13 1 (0.67%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.67%) VB
13 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.67%) Clojure
13 1 (0.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (10.07%) Degree
2 6 (4.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.78%) QA
System Software
1 17 (11.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.34%) Xen
3 1 (0.67%) XenServer
3 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.67%) vSphere
3 1 (0.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 63 (42.28%) Puppet
2 55 (36.91%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (12.08%) Cobbler
4 17 (11.41%) Tivoli
5 16 (10.74%) Graylog
6 14 (9.40%) Graphite
7 10 (6.71%) Ansible
7 10 (6.71%) CFEngine
7 10 (6.71%) Nagios
8 8 (5.37%) Salt
9 4 (2.68%) Opsview
9 4 (2.68%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.67%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 17 (11.41%) VMware
2 16 (10.74%) New Relic
2 16 (10.74%) Akamai
3 14 (9.40%) Oracle
3 14 (9.40%) Splunk
4 13 (8.72%) Rackspace
5 11 (7.38%) SaltStack
6 4 (2.68%) Tealeaf
6 4 (2.68%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.34%) OpenText
7 2 (1.34%) NetApp
7 2 (1.34%) EMC
7 2 (1.34%) Vignette
8 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.67%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.67%) Google
8 1 (0.67%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.67%) Percona
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