The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 77 82 81
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1  
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 12 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.16% 1.12% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.80% 3.13% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 8
Median daily rate £550 £450 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £335 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £625 £683
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +24.13% -9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £9.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year - -87.32%  

Ruby on Rails is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 428 511 453
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 41.51% 35.83% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 378 290
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -66.35%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails in Leeds

Ruby on Rails
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby on Rails in Leeds

Ruby on Rails
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails in Leeds over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ruby on Rails in Leeds

Ruby on Rails
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ruby on Rails in Leeds

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 27 (100.00%) HTML
1 27 (100.00%) CSS
1 27 (100.00%) Ruby
1 27 (100.00%) HTML5
2 26 (96.30%) CSS3
3 24 (88.89%) REST
3 24 (88.89%) Ajax
3 24 (88.89%) JSON
3 24 (88.89%) Django
4 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (70.37%) Scala
5 19 (70.37%) Open Source
5 19 (70.37%) Play Framework
6 17 (62.96%) Guice
6 17 (62.96%) Spring MVC
6 17 (62.96%) Google
6 17 (62.96%) Spring
6 17 (62.96%) MVC
6 17 (62.96%) Scrum
7 15 (55.56%) Configuration Management
8 14 (51.85%) Python
8 14 (51.85%) JIRA
9 13 (48.15%) C#
10 12 (44.44%) Linux
10 12 (44.44%) JUnit
10 12 (44.44%) Automated Testing
10 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (44.44%) RESTful
10 12 (44.44%) Jenkins
11 11 (40.74%) TDD

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 9 (33.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (25.93%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
2 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
2 7 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) JIRA
2 12 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 12 (44.44%) JUnit
3 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 9 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (25.93%) Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Technical Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Java Scala Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Scala Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Project Director
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Digital Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Programme Director
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum Master
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Development Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) CSS
1 27 (100.00%) HTML
1 27 (100.00%) HTML5
2 26 (96.30%) CSS3
3 24 (88.89%) Ajax
3 24 (88.89%) Django
3 24 (88.89%) JSON
3 24 (88.89%) REST
4 19 (70.37%) Play Framework
5 17 (62.96%) Guice
5 17 (62.96%) Spring
5 17 (62.96%) Spring MVC
6 12 (44.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (70.37%) Open Source
3 17 (62.96%) MVC
3 17 (62.96%) Scrum
4 15 (55.56%) Configuration Management
5 12 (44.44%) Automated Testing
5 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (40.74%) TDD
7 9 (33.33%) Front End Development
7 9 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (33.33%) Web Design
8 8 (29.63%) OWASP
9 7 (25.93%) Kanban
10 6 (22.22%) Product Management
10 6 (22.22%) Prototyping
10 6 (22.22%) Software Architecture
10 6 (22.22%) User Stories
11 5 (18.52%) Line Management
11 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
11 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Ruby
2 19 (70.37%) Scala
3 14 (51.85%) Python
4 13 (48.15%) C#
5 10 (37.04%) Java
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) SQL
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Google
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