Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 6 months to 21 November 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.

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 - 75
Rank change year-on-year - +75 -7
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.14% - 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% - 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Cambridge median daily rate £300 - £425
10th Percentile £275 - £369
90th Percentile £325 - £515
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £300 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

Ruby on Rails is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 186 200 376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 26.38% 32.26% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 120 249
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £394 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% +1.61% +3.33%
10th Percentile £294 £281 £263
90th Percentile £525 £527 £489
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year - -1.32% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 11
Cambridge median hourly rate £45.00 £28.25 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.29% -35.43% +2.94%
10th Percentile £16.96 £15.75 £9.25
90th Percentile £97.75 £44.88 £72.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +2.86%

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Ruby on Rails as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails in Cambridge

Ruby on Rails
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby on Rails in Cambridge

Ruby on Rails
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ruby on Rails in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) RSpec
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Ruby on Rails
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) RSpec
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree