Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 22 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 85 99
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.089% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.28% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Glasgow median daily rate - £275 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -24.14% -43.36%
Scotland median daily rate £375 £225 £363
% change year-on-year +66.67% -37.93% -29.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 473 353 410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 36.33% 31.38% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 188 185
Glasgow median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £264 £263
90th Percentile £500 £451 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £14.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.43% -74.55% -
10th Percentile £16.19 £14.00 £52.50
90th Percentile £25.00 £14.00 £63.75
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% +1.58%

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails in Glasgow

Ruby on Rails
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby on Rails in Glasgow