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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Ruby 38 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.16% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 28 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -75.00%  

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 278 186 266
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 37.72% 27.68% 32.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 81 148
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Ruby as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ruby in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 43 (97.73%) Java
1 43 (97.73%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (75.00%) TDD
3 28 (63.64%) Microservices
4 25 (56.82%) Spring
5 23 (52.27%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (47.73%) Jenkins
7 17 (38.64%) Go
7 17 (38.64%) Cloud Foundry
8 16 (36.36%) Finance
8 16 (36.36%) Kanban
8 16 (36.36%) BDD
9 15 (34.09%) REST
9 15 (34.09%) Git (software)
9 15 (34.09%) Test Automation
9 15 (34.09%) Calabash
9 15 (34.09%) Software Engineering
9 15 (34.09%) JIRA
10 14 (31.82%) Banking
10 14 (31.82%) SOA
10 14 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (29.55%) Spring Boot
12 12 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (27.27%) Python
13 11 (25.00%) SQL
13 11 (25.00%) VB
13 11 (25.00%) SOAP
13 11 (25.00%) Web Services
13 11 (25.00%) Ansible
14 10 (22.73%) Mobile App

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 17 (38.64%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (9.09%) Confluence
3 2 (4.55%) Alfresco
3 2 (4.55%) CMS
3 2 (4.55%) Drupal
3 2 (4.55%) Liferay
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.91%) PaaS
3 6 (13.64%) Bluemix
3 6 (13.64%) IBM Cloud
3 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.27%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Redis
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (47.73%) Jenkins
2 15 (34.09%) Calabash
2 15 (34.09%) Git (software)
2 15 (34.09%) JIRA
3 8 (18.18%) Selenium
4 6 (13.64%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (13.64%) TeamCity
5 4 (9.09%) Appium
5 4 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (9.09%) Bitbucket
5 4 (9.09%) WebDriver
6 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.27%) Protractor
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 14 (31.82%) Banking
3 7 (15.91%) Corporate Banking
3 7 (15.91%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Developer
2 15 (34.09%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Architect
3 9 (20.45%) Tester
4 8 (18.18%) Automation Tester
5 6 (13.64%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (6.82%) QA Automation Tester
6 3 (6.82%) QA Tester
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Salesforce Tester
7 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Test Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) Spring
2 15 (34.09%) REST
3 13 (29.55%) Spring Boot
4 11 (25.00%) SOAP
4 11 (25.00%) Web Services
5 6 (13.64%) Hibernate
5 6 (13.64%) J2EE
5 6 (13.64%) JDBC
5 6 (13.64%) JMS
5 6 (13.64%) JMX
5 6 (13.64%) Spring MVC
6 5 (11.36%) Node.js
6 5 (11.36%) RESTful
7 4 (9.09%) JSON
7 4 (9.09%) OAuth
7 4 (9.09%) Swagger
8 3 (6.82%) Spring Security
9 1 (2.27%) Java SE
9 1 (2.27%) jQuery
9 1 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Mobile App
2 7 (15.91%) Cloud Native
3 6 (13.64%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
5 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Android
1 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 4 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (97.73%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (75.00%) TDD
3 28 (63.64%) Microservices
4 23 (52.27%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (36.36%) BDD
5 16 (36.36%) Kanban
6 15 (34.09%) Software Engineering
6 15 (34.09%) Test Automation
7 14 (31.82%) SOA
8 12 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (22.73%) Scrum
10 9 (20.45%) Open Source
11 8 (18.18%) Functional Testing
12 7 (15.91%) MVC
13 6 (13.64%) SOLID
13 6 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
14 5 (11.36%) OO
14 5 (11.36%) OOP
14 5 (11.36%) SDLC
15 4 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 43 (97.73%) Java
2 17 (38.64%) Go
3 12 (27.27%) Python
4 11 (25.00%) SQL
4 11 (25.00%) VB
5 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
6 5 (11.36%) C#
7 4 (9.09%) Apple Swift
7 4 (9.09%) C++
8 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Apigee
1 4 (9.09%) IBM
1 4 (9.09%) MuleSoft
1 4 (9.09%) WSO2
2 3 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) OpenText
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Explore Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Explore Group
Rate: £549 - £651 per day
Posted: 6 days ago