Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Ruby on Rails Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 - 141
Rank change year-on-year - +141 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% - 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Manchester median daily rate £450 - £325
10th Percentile £330 - £290
90th Percentile £515 - £545
North West median daily rate £450 £413 £325
% change year-on-year +9.09% +26.92% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2777 3305 3602
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.55% 94.37% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1751 2114 2085
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £230 £240 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 80 142
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -7.94% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.23 £10.28
90th Percentile £41.10 £37.75 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.11 £20.25
% change year-on-year +17.96% -20.46% +26.25%

Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in Manchester

Ruby on Rails Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in Manchester

Ruby on Rails Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ruby on Rails Developer in Manchester

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Manchester region featuring Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) YUI
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) nginx
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP