Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 81 115
Rank change year-on-year +37 +34 -16
Contract jobs citing Ruby 79 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.50% 0.71% 0.052%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.55% 2.39% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 4 1
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £469 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.61% +10.35% +3.03%
10th Percentile £370 £413 £388
90th Percentile £525 £524 £463
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £425 £300
% change year-on-year +17.65% +41.67% -22.58%
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 684 377 589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 39.00% 29.59% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 188 287
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -3.05%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £248
90th Percentile £525 £527 £475
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +6.16% +4.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 8
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 £37.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +105.48% +21.67%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +66.67% +50.00%

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 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ruby in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 69 (87.34%) Java
2 65 (82.28%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (64.56%) TDD
4 49 (62.03%) Microservices
5 42 (53.16%) Go
6 41 (51.90%) Cloud Foundry
7 37 (46.84%) Finance
8 35 (44.30%) Banking
8 35 (44.30%) Jenkins
9 33 (41.77%) Spring
10 28 (35.44%) Kanban
11 27 (34.18%) Amazon AWS
12 26 (32.91%) PaaS
12 26 (32.91%) BDD
13 23 (29.11%) JavaScript
14 22 (27.85%) Ansible
15 21 (26.58%) OpenShift
16 20 (25.32%) Scrum
16 20 (25.32%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (22.78%) Spring Boot
18 17 (21.52%) DevOps
18 17 (21.52%) Git (software)
18 17 (21.52%) Microsoft Azure
18 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
18 17 (21.52%) SOA
19 16 (20.25%) Cloud Native
20 14 (17.72%) JIRA
21 13 (16.46%) Retail Banking
21 13 (16.46%) Continuous Delivery
22 12 (15.19%) REST

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 41 (51.90%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (10.13%) Confluence
3 2 (2.53%) Alfresco
3 2 (2.53%) CMS
3 2 (2.53%) Drupal
3 2 (2.53%) Liferay
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 27 (34.18%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (32.91%) PaaS
3 21 (26.58%) OpenShift
4 17 (21.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (12.66%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (6.33%) Bluemix
6 5 (6.33%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) Big Data
2 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.06%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.80%) Redis
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (44.30%) Jenkins
2 17 (21.52%) Git (software)
3 14 (17.72%) JIRA
4 10 (12.66%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (12.66%) TeamCity
5 7 (8.86%) Calabash
5 7 (8.86%) Cucumber
5 7 (8.86%) Selenium
6 6 (7.59%) WebDriver
7 3 (3.80%) Appium
7 3 (3.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.80%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.80%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.80%) IntelliJ
7 3 (3.80%) NUnit
7 3 (3.80%) PhantomJS
7 3 (3.80%) SpecFlow
7 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.27%) GitLab
General
1 37 (46.84%) Finance
2 35 (44.30%) Banking
3 13 (16.46%) Retail Banking
4 10 (12.66%) Automotive
5 4 (5.06%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (5.06%) Retail
6 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.53%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (39.24%) Developer
2 23 (29.11%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.72%) Java Engineer
3 14 (17.72%) Senior Java Engineer
4 12 (15.19%) Java Software Developer
4 12 (15.19%) Software Developer
5 11 (13.92%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (13.92%) Software Engineer
6 10 (12.66%) Ruby Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Senior Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Senior Ruby Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Senior Software Developer
7 8 (10.13%) Automation Tester
7 8 (10.13%) Tester
8 7 (8.86%) Architect
8 7 (8.86%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) Monitoring Engineer
10 5 (6.33%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (41.77%) Spring
2 18 (22.78%) Spring Boot
3 12 (15.19%) REST
4 10 (12.66%) RESTful
4 10 (12.66%) Spring MVC
5 8 (10.13%) Node.js
6 7 (8.86%) OAuth
6 7 (8.86%) Swagger
7 6 (7.59%) HTML
7 6 (7.59%) JSON
8 5 (6.33%) Hibernate
8 5 (6.33%) J2EE
8 5 (6.33%) JDBC
8 5 (6.33%) JMS
8 5 (6.33%) JMX
8 5 (6.33%) SOAP
8 5 (6.33%) Web Services
9 3 (3.80%) .NET
9 3 (3.80%) Spring Security
10 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.25%) Cloud Native
2 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) Windows
2 6 (7.59%) Linux
2 6 (7.59%) Unix
3 3 (3.80%) Android
3 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (82.28%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (64.56%) TDD
3 49 (62.03%) Microservices
4 28 (35.44%) Kanban
5 26 (32.91%) BDD
6 20 (25.32%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (25.32%) Scrum
7 17 (21.52%) DevOps
7 17 (21.52%) SOA
7 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
8 13 (16.46%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (15.19%) MVC
9 12 (15.19%) SOLID
10 11 (13.92%) Test Automation
11 10 (12.66%) Pair Programming
12 7 (8.86%) API Development
13 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (7.59%) Test Strategy
13 6 (7.59%) Web Development
14 5 (6.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 69 (87.34%) Java
2 42 (53.16%) Go
3 23 (29.11%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.19%) SQL
5 10 (12.66%) Python
6 7 (8.86%) C#
6 7 (8.86%) Perl
7 6 (7.59%) PHP
8 3 (3.80%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.53%) VB
10 1 (1.27%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) OCA
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (27.85%) Ansible
2 3 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.27%) Puppet
3 1 (1.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (12.66%) Google
2 7 (8.86%) Apigee
2 7 (8.86%) IBM
2 7 (8.86%) MuleSoft
2 7 (8.86%) WSO2
3 5 (6.33%) Atlassian
3 5 (6.33%) CA
3 5 (6.33%) Nimsoft
3 5 (6.33%) Remedy
4 4 (5.06%) Oracle
5 3 (3.80%) HP
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.53%) OpenText
7 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com