Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 19 September 2018 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)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 - 114
Rank change year-on-year - +114 -5
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.15% - 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Cheshire median daily rate - - £413
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 434 375 472
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 33.05% 30.00% 27.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 274 364
Cheshire median daily rate £390 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% - -
10th Percentile £300 £290 £264
90th Percentile £500 £500 £534
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +3.23% +0.58% -3.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 7
Cheshire median hourly rate £54.50 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.67% -7.69% +87.54%
10th Percentile £44.65 £16.57 £27.06
90th Percentile £62.35 £33.00 £43.60
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -13.33%

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails in Cheshire

Ruby on Rails
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby on Rails in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) LotusScript
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database

Ruby on Rails
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) LotusScript
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus