The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank - - 21
Contract jobs citing Ruby 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester - - 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £23.25 £71.00
% change year-on-year +179.56% -67.25%  

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 30 34 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 28.30% 30.91% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 44
Median daily rate £425 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £8.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester citing Ruby as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Gloucester

Ruby
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby in Gloucester

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP