Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 24 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)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 40 47
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool - 0.93% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.25% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Liverpool median daily rate - £413 -
Merseyside median daily rate - £413 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside 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 Liverpool with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 132 123 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 32.43% 28.47% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 80 75
Liverpool median daily rate £398 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £299 £275
90th Percentile £545 £525 £515
Merseyside median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Liverpool median hourly rate - - £30.19
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £30.19

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails in Liverpool

Ruby on Rails
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby on Rails in Liverpool