Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 17 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 123 143
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20 -5
Contract jobs citing Ruby 22 42 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.62% 1.08% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.01% 3.29% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 31
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +8.11% -7.50%
10th Percentile £405 £331 £300
90th Percentile £549 £475 £431
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £19.30 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year +92.95% - -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1095 1277 1627
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.70% 32.79% 36.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 777 1003
Hampshire median daily rate £393 £365 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% - +4.29%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £500 £500 £485
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 81 87
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.06 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £21.87 £30.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £50.53 £58.75 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Hampshire

Ruby
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby in Hampshire

Ruby
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Hampshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ruby in Hampshire

Ruby
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ruby in Hampshire

Ruby
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Fareham +5 8 £475 +5.56% 2
Fleet +9 4 £519 +29.69% 1
Southampton -2 3 £450 +5.88% 1
Winchester +14 1 £513 -
Aldershot - 1 £525 -
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 17 (77.27%) Python
3 12 (54.55%) Red Hat
4 10 (45.45%) Windows
4 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
6 8 (36.36%) DevOps
7 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
7 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
7 7 (31.82%) PHP
8 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle
8 6 (27.27%) ITIL
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 6 (27.27%) LDAP
8 6 (27.27%) Apache
8 6 (27.27%) CMDB
8 6 (27.27%) nginx
8 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
8 6 (27.27%) ServiceNow
8 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (27.27%) HAProxy
8 6 (27.27%) Docker
9 5 (22.73%) Artifactory
9 5 (22.73%) Bitbucket

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 6 (27.27%) Apache
1 6 (27.27%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) GitHub
3 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) LDAP
2 2 (9.09%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 5 (22.73%) Artifactory
3 5 (22.73%) Bitbucket
4 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
4 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (4.55%) JIRA
5 1 (4.55%) Maven
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Integration Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Software Integration Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) AWS Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) Node.js
2 1 (4.55%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) CMDB
2 1 (4.55%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) DevOps
3 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) Application Packaging
4 5 (22.73%) Microservices
4 5 (22.73%) SDLC
4 5 (22.73%) TDD
5 4 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) BDD
7 1 (4.55%) Kanban
7 1 (4.55%) Migration
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Python
2 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 7 (31.82%) PHP
4 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 5 (22.73%) Perl
6 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 4 (18.18%) TypeScript
7 3 (13.64%) Java
7 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) RHCA
3 1 (4.55%) RHCE
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 6 (27.27%) Docker
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) HAProxy
1 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (22.73%) Packer
3 4 (18.18%) Terraform
4 1 (4.55%) Ansible
4 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) ServiceNow
3 4 (18.18%) Google
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 3 (13.64%) NetApp
4 3 (13.64%) VMware