Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 14 December 2018 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 56 83
Rank change year-on-year -24 +27 +28
Contract jobs citing Ruby 18 68 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.45% 3.83% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.03% 9.66% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 48 6
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +8.82%
10th Percentile £307 £375 £413
90th Percentile £525 £525 £523
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £500 £438
% change year-on-year -10.00% +14.29% +45.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 447 704 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 35.93% 39.66% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 349 191
Milton Keynes median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £26.65 £60.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.58% +60.00% +138.10%
10th Percentile £17.33 £60.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £48.13 £60.00 £40.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £34.58 £51.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -32.54% +36.67% +57.89%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Milton Keynes

Ruby
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby in Milton Keynes

Ruby
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ruby in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 12 (66.67%) Python
2 11 (61.11%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) JIRA
3 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 10 (55.56%) DevOps
4 9 (50.00%) TDD
5 8 (44.44%) SOAP
5 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 8 (44.44%) Open Source
5 8 (44.44%) Confluence
6 7 (38.89%) PaaS
6 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
6 7 (38.89%) REST
6 7 (38.89%) OpenShift
6 7 (38.89%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (38.89%) Web Services
6 7 (38.89%) Finance
7 6 (33.33%) XML
7 6 (33.33%) Banking
7 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (33.33%) JSON
7 6 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (33.33%) Ansible
7 6 (33.33%) RESTful
7 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (27.78%) Redis
8 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) Linux

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 8 (44.44%) Confluence
2 6 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) OpenShift
1 7 (38.89%) PaaS
2 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (5.56%) GitHub
5 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Redis
2 4 (22.22%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (16.67%) NuoDB
3 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
1 10 (55.56%) JIRA
2 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (22.22%) Calabash
3 4 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (11.11%) Appium
4 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
4 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.56%) Capybara
5 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.56%) git-flow
5 1 (5.56%) Grunt
5 1 (5.56%) gulp
5 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Automotive
3 3 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
1 5 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Java Software Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Ruby Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 2 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
3 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) SOAP
2 7 (38.89%) REST
2 7 (38.89%) Web Services
3 6 (33.33%) JSON
3 6 (33.33%) RESTful
3 6 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (22.22%) RAML
4 4 (22.22%) Swagger
4 4 (22.22%) YAML
5 3 (16.67%) LAMP
5 3 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (16.67%) Middleware
6 1 (5.56%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
6 1 (5.56%) React
6 1 (5.56%) Sass
6 1 (5.56%) Spring
6 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
6 1 (5.56%) Vue.js
6 1 (5.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Android
2 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) DevOps
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) Open Source
4 7 (38.89%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 3 (16.67%) BDD
8 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (16.67%) High Availability
8 3 (16.67%) Pair Programming
9 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
9 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Microservices
9 2 (11.11%) OO
9 2 (11.11%) OOP
9 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
10 1 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Python
2 11 (61.11%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) Go
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) Apple Swift
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) C++
7 1 (5.56%) Groovy
7 1 (5.56%) PHP
7 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Xamarin