Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 83 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +105
Contract jobs citing Ruby 18 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.13% 1.16% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.80% 4.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £325 -
% change year-on-year +53.85% - -
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 644 359 498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 40.35% 26.13% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 176 275
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -0.68% +12.31%
10th Percentile £300 £289 £263
90th Percentile £541 £538 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £363 £361
% change year-on-year +14.48% +0.35% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 £37.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +167.86% -12.50%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.50 £38.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +18.18% - +54.00%

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 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ruby in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 16 (88.89%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) TDD
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (55.56%) Finance
4 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
5 9 (50.00%) DevOps
5 9 (50.00%) JIRA
5 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (44.44%) Go
7 7 (38.89%) Calabash
7 7 (38.89%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (33.33%) QA
8 6 (33.33%) Selenium
8 6 (33.33%) SQL
9 5 (27.78%) Python
9 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
9 5 (27.78%) Banking
9 5 (27.78%) OpenShift
9 5 (27.78%) PaaS
9 5 (27.78%) BDD
9 5 (27.78%) QA Automation
10 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
10 4 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (22.22%) REST
10 4 (22.22%) WebDriver
10 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
10 4 (22.22%) Redis
10 4 (22.22%) Google

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 7 (38.89%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (16.67%) Confluence
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (27.78%) OpenShift
2 5 (27.78%) PaaS
3 4 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Redis
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) NuoDB
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 9 (50.00%) JIRA
3 7 (38.89%) Calabash
4 6 (33.33%) Selenium
5 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
6 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 4 (22.22%) WebDriver
7 2 (11.11%) Appium
7 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
8 1 (5.56%) Capybara
8 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Automotive
3 4 (22.22%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Automation Tester
1 5 (27.78%) QA Automation Tester
1 5 (27.78%) QA Tester
1 5 (27.78%) Tester
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Java Software Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Ruby Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Java Software Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Ruby Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) REST
1 4 (22.22%) SOAP
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) LAMP
3 1 (5.56%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (5.56%) RAML
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
3 1 (5.56%) Swagger
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) Cloud Native
3 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
1 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) TDD
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) DevOps
3 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (27.78%) BDD
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (27.78%) QA Automation
5 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
6 3 (16.67%) Kanban
6 3 (16.67%) Open Source
6 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
7 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) OOP
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.56%) Microservices
8 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) Go
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) Python
5 4 (22.22%) VB
6 2 (11.11%) Apple Swift
6 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) C++
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin