The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 28 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Ruby 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.14% - 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% - 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £23.25 £71.00
% change year-on-year +179.56% -67.25%  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 52 92 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 29.55% 43.81% 38.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 50 65
Median daily rate £388 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -4.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £267 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 1
Median hourly rate - £40.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

Ruby
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ruby in North Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby in North Yorkshire

Ruby
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York - 1 - - 4
Ruby
Yorkshire

Ruby
Top 28 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Fiddler
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Capybara
1 3 (75.00%) Calabash
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) STB
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Web Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Docker

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Calabash
1 3 (75.00%) Capybara
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Fiddler
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: 22 hours ago
York
Piksel
Rate: Highly Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
TJ Peel
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago