The median contractor rate for a Ruby on Rails Developer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
England / London
Rank 341 395 363
Rank change year-on-year +54 -32  
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 57 36 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 31 37
Median daily rate £438 £383 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.37% -12.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £381
% change year-on-year +23.07% -14.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18357 21038 20420
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.81% 95.01% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13065 15076 14090
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 283 378
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in London

Ruby on Rails Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in London

Ruby on Rails Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ruby on Rails Developer in London

Ruby on Rails Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in London

Ruby on Rails Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 2 £400 +3.22% 9
Croydon - 1 £500 -
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Ruby on Rails Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 115 (100.00%) Ruby
1 115 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 70 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 55 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (44.35%) HTML
5 48 (41.74%) CSS
6 34 (29.57%) TDD
7 27 (23.48%) OO
8 24 (20.87%) Docker
9 22 (19.13%) Java
9 22 (19.13%) HTML5
9 22 (19.13%) BDD
10 20 (17.39%) Git (software)
11 19 (16.52%) MySQL
11 19 (16.52%) Games
12 18 (15.65%) CSS3
12 18 (15.65%) AngularJS
13 17 (14.78%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (13.04%) REST
14 15 (13.04%) RSpec
14 15 (13.04%) Web Development
15 14 (12.17%) Heroku
16 13 (11.30%) jQuery
16 13 (11.30%) Amazon AWS
16 13 (11.30%) Go
16 13 (11.30%) Microservices
16 13 (11.30%) React
17 11 (9.57%) Opscode Chef
17 11 (9.57%) Sass
17 11 (9.57%) Internet

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (5.22%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.48%) CMS
2 4 (3.48%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.17%) Heroku
2 13 (11.30%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (7.83%) GitHub
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.57%) Internet
2 4 (3.48%) Network Security
3 1 (0.87%) Broadband
3 1 (0.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.52%) MySQL
2 17 (14.78%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.61%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.61%) Redis
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.74%) QlikView
5 1 (0.87%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.87%) BigQuery
5 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 15 (13.04%) RSpec
3 6 (5.22%) Vagrant
4 5 (4.35%) JIRA
5 3 (2.61%) Bundler
5 3 (2.61%) Mercurial
5 3 (2.61%) Subversion
6 2 (1.74%) Capybara
6 2 (1.74%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.87%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.87%) git-flow
7 1 (0.87%) GitLab
7 1 (0.87%) Selenium
General
1 19 (16.52%) Games
2 7 (6.09%) Back Office
3 5 (4.35%) Publishing
4 4 (3.48%) Finance
5 3 (2.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.87%) Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Electronics
6 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 51 (44.35%) HTML
3 48 (41.74%) CSS
4 22 (19.13%) HTML5
5 18 (15.65%) AngularJS
5 18 (15.65%) CSS3
6 15 (13.04%) REST
7 13 (11.30%) jQuery
7 13 (11.30%) React
8 11 (9.57%) Sass
9 10 (8.70%) Ajax
10 8 (6.96%) Backbone.js
10 8 (6.96%) Ember.js
11 7 (6.09%) RESTful
11 7 (6.09%) Web Services
12 5 (4.35%) LESS
12 5 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (3.48%) Node.js
14 2 (1.74%) React Native
14 2 (1.74%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.48%) Digital Media
2 4 (3.48%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (3.48%) Social Media
3 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.74%) Online Games
3 2 (1.74%) User Experience
4 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.87%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.74%) Linux
1 2 (1.74%) Unix
2 1 (0.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (29.57%) TDD
3 27 (23.48%) OO
4 22 (19.13%) BDD
5 15 (13.04%) Web Development
6 13 (11.30%) Microservices
7 10 (8.70%) Scrum
8 9 (7.83%) DevOps
8 9 (7.83%) Software Engineering
9 8 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (6.96%) CRM
9 8 (6.96%) Kanban
10 7 (6.09%) Automated Testing
10 7 (6.09%) OOP
11 6 (5.22%) MVC
12 5 (4.35%) Front End Development
13 4 (3.48%) E-Commerce
13 4 (3.48%) ERP
13 4 (3.48%) Market Research
14 3 (2.61%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 115 (100.00%) Ruby
2 70 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 22 (19.13%) Java
4 13 (11.30%) Go
5 6 (5.22%) SQL
6 4 (3.48%) PHP
7 3 (2.61%) Python
8 2 (1.74%) R
9 1 (0.87%) Clojure
9 1 (0.87%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.87%) ES6
Qualifications
1 6 (5.22%) Degree
System Software
1 24 (20.87%) Docker
2 6 (5.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (9.57%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.35%) Puppet
3 3 (2.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (3.48%) Facebook
2 3 (2.61%) Apigee
2 3 (2.61%) SAP
3 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.74%) Tableau
4 1 (0.87%) Google
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