Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 - 98
Rank change year-on-year - +98 +3
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.070% - 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% - 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £300 - £425
10th Percentile £275 - £369
90th Percentile £325 - £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -12.82% +8.33% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 426 375 583
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.81% 33.63% 36.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 187 369
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.32% +6.29%
10th Percentile £284 £252 £263
90th Percentile £501 £550 £488
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 19
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +2.86%
10th Percentile £20.41 £15.75 £10.65
90th Percentile £93.25 £47.43 £60.50
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails in Cambridgeshire

Ruby on Rails
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby on Rails in Cambridgeshire

Ruby on Rails
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ruby on Rails in Cambridgeshire

Ruby on Rails
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 1 £300 -
Ruby on Rails
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire 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