Period
to 21 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 80 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - +106
Contract jobs citing Ruby 39 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.41% 0.95% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.14% 3.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £425 £275
% change year-on-year +17.65% +54.55% -33.33%
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 635 353 579
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 39.22% 27.95% 34.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 196 297
Milton Keynes median daily rate £403 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.40% +5.63% +2.16%
10th Percentile £300 £291 £263
90th Percentile £530 £544 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £403 £363 £355
% change year-on-year +11.10% +2.11% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 £37.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +158.62% -6.45%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £46.00 £37.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +22.67% +97.37% +2.70%

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 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ruby in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 31 (79.49%) Java
1 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (66.67%) TDD
3 19 (48.72%) Finance
4 18 (46.15%) Go
5 17 (43.59%) Jenkins
5 17 (43.59%) Cloud Foundry
6 16 (41.03%) Microservices
7 15 (38.46%) Banking
8 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
8 14 (35.90%) DevOps
9 13 (33.33%) JIRA
10 12 (30.77%) SQL
10 12 (30.77%) Ansible
10 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (30.77%) PaaS
10 12 (30.77%) BDD
11 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
11 11 (28.21%) OpenShift
12 10 (25.64%) Windows
12 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
12 10 (25.64%) Kanban
13 9 (23.08%) Confluence
13 9 (23.08%) Retail Banking
14 8 (20.51%) Spring
14 8 (20.51%) WebDriver
14 8 (20.51%) Selenium
15 7 (17.95%) QA
15 7 (17.95%) Cucumber

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 (43.59%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (23.08%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (30.77%) PaaS
2 11 (28.21%) OpenShift
3 6 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
1 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (12.82%) Redis
2 4 (10.26%) Big Data
2 4 (10.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) Jenkins
2 13 (33.33%) JIRA
3 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
4 8 (20.51%) Selenium
4 8 (20.51%) WebDriver
5 7 (17.95%) Calabash
5 7 (17.95%) Cucumber
6 4 (10.26%) Appium
6 4 (10.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (10.26%) Bitbucket
7 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
7 3 (7.69%) IntelliJ
7 3 (7.69%) NUnit
7 3 (7.69%) PhantomJS
7 3 (7.69%) SpecFlow
7 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
8 2 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 15 (38.46%) Banking
3 9 (23.08%) Retail Banking
4 6 (15.38%) Automotive
5 4 (10.26%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (10.26%) Retail
6 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Automation Tester
2 8 (20.51%) Java Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Tester
3 6 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Java Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Monitoring Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) QA Automation Tester
3 6 (15.38%) QA Tester
3 6 (15.38%) Ruby Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Java Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Ruby Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) Spring
2 7 (17.95%) REST
3 6 (15.38%) HTML
3 6 (15.38%) RESTful
3 6 (15.38%) Spring Boot
4 4 (10.26%) SOAP
4 4 (10.26%) Web Services
5 3 (7.69%) JSON
5 3 (7.69%) Node.js
5 3 (7.69%) OAuth
5 3 (7.69%) Swagger
6 2 (5.13%) .NET
6 2 (5.13%) Gherkin
6 2 (5.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (15.38%) Cloud Native
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Linux
3 6 (15.38%) Unix
4 4 (10.26%) Android
4 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
4 4 (10.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (66.67%) TDD
3 16 (41.03%) Microservices
4 14 (35.90%) DevOps
5 12 (30.77%) BDD
6 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (25.64%) Kanban
7 10 (25.64%) Test Automation
8 7 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (17.95%) Scrum
9 6 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (15.38%) Pair Programming
9 6 (15.38%) Web Development
10 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
10 5 (12.82%) Functional Testing
10 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
10 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
11 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
11 4 (10.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) Java
2 18 (46.15%) Go
3 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
4 12 (30.77%) SQL
5 7 (17.95%) Python
6 6 (15.38%) C#
6 6 (15.38%) Perl
6 6 (15.38%) PHP
7 4 (10.26%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.56%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
1 1 (2.56%) Master's Degree
1 1 (2.56%) OCA
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) Ansible
2 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Google
2 5 (12.82%) Atlassian
2 5 (12.82%) CA
2 5 (12.82%) Nimsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Remedy
3 3 (7.69%) Apigee
3 3 (7.69%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
3 3 (7.69%) MuleSoft
3 3 (7.69%) WSO2