The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Ruby on Rails skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 26 - 38
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.45% - 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% - 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £388 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +24.13% -9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year - -87.32%  

Ruby on Rails is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 57 85 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 41.30% 44.97% 36.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 60 45
Median daily rate £325 £325 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails in Brighton

Ruby on Rails
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby on Rails in Brighton

Ruby on Rails
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Play Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Django
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Play Framework
2 1 (33.33%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Scala