Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 64 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - +105
Contract jobs citing Ruby 38 52 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.46% 3.42% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.20% 10.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 39 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £475 -
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 613 490 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 39.68% 32.24% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 239 230
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £488
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +12.00% +3.45% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £40.00 - £25.50
10th Percentile £27.75 - £25.25
90th Percentile £54.25 - £25.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -18.18% +32.53% +59.62%

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 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ruby in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 27 (71.05%) Java
2 24 (63.16%) TDD
2 24 (63.16%) Jenkins
3 23 (60.53%) Python
4 22 (57.89%) Finance
5 20 (52.63%) JIRA
6 16 (42.11%) OpenShift
6 16 (42.11%) Cloud Foundry
6 16 (42.11%) DevOps
6 16 (42.11%) Git (software)
6 16 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (39.47%) REST
7 15 (39.47%) SOAP
7 15 (39.47%) Web Services
7 15 (39.47%) SQL
8 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (34.21%) PaaS
10 12 (31.58%) Bash Shell
10 12 (31.58%) Confluence
10 12 (31.58%) Open Source
10 12 (31.58%) Ansible
11 11 (28.95%) Go
11 11 (28.95%) JSON
11 11 (28.95%) XML
11 11 (28.95%) Tomcat
12 10 (26.32%) Linux
12 10 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
12 10 (26.32%) RESTful
12 10 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement

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 16 (42.11%) Cloud Foundry
2 12 (31.58%) Confluence
3 11 (28.95%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 16 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (42.11%) OpenShift
2 13 (34.21%) PaaS
3 8 (21.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Redis
2 9 (23.68%) MongoDB
2 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
3 8 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (21.05%) MySQL
3 8 (21.05%) NuoDB
3 8 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (63.16%) Jenkins
2 20 (52.63%) JIRA
3 16 (42.11%) Git (software)
4 9 (23.68%) Calabash
5 7 (18.42%) Selenium
6 6 (15.79%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.26%) Capybara
7 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.63%) Appium
8 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.63%) git-flow
8 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.63%) JUnit
General
1 22 (57.89%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Banking
3 7 (18.42%) Automotive
3 7 (18.42%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Java Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Java Software Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Ruby Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Senior Java Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Senior Java Software Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Senior Ruby Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Senior Software Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Software Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Automation Tester
3 6 (15.79%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) QA Automation Tester
3 6 (15.79%) QA Tester
3 6 (15.79%) Tester
4 5 (13.16%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Python Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) REST
1 15 (39.47%) SOAP
1 15 (39.47%) Web Services
2 11 (28.95%) JSON
2 11 (28.95%) XML
3 10 (26.32%) RESTful
4 9 (23.68%) RAML
4 9 (23.68%) Swagger
4 9 (23.68%) YAML
5 8 (21.05%) LAMP
5 8 (21.05%) LAPP Stack
6 6 (15.79%) Middleware
7 2 (5.26%) Gherkin
7 2 (5.26%) Spring
7 2 (5.26%) Spring Boot
8 1 (2.63%) .NET
8 1 (2.63%) HTML
8 1 (2.63%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (7.89%) Cloud Native
4 2 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Android
2 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) TDD
2 16 (42.11%) DevOps
3 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (31.58%) Open Source
5 10 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
6 7 (18.42%) Pair Programming
7 6 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.79%) High Availability
8 5 (13.16%) QA Automation
8 5 (13.16%) SDLC
9 4 (10.53%) BDD
10 3 (7.89%) Functional Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Microservices
11 2 (5.26%) Kanban
11 2 (5.26%) SDET
11 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) Java
2 23 (60.53%) Python
3 15 (39.47%) SQL
4 12 (31.58%) Bash Shell
5 11 (28.95%) Go
6 6 (15.79%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.63%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) Groovy
7 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) Ansible
2 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) IBM
2 8 (21.05%) Google
3 2 (5.26%) Xamarin