Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 33 27
Contract jobs citing Ruby 0 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester - 1.35% 5.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.23% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Gloucester median daily rate - £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.53% +13.33%
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucester median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

Ruby is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 81 93 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 34.47% 41.89% 46.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 66 79
Gloucester median daily rate £423 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £217 £295 £308
90th Percentile £479 £600 £500
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Gloucester median hourly rate - £29.00 -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.67% -11.76% +6.25%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucester.

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