Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 42 48
Rank change year-on-year +14 +6 -2
Contract jobs citing Ruby 9 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.62% 1.20% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.59% 3.05% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
North Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £425 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +19.15% +8.09%
10th Percentile £366 £425 £356
90th Percentile £525 £425 £413
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 85 164 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 24.71% 39.23% 41.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 68 117
North Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +10.29% +13.33%
10th Percentile £249 £273 £225
90th Percentile £525 £450 £429
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 6
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.75 £14.63 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.37% -61.51% +1.33%
10th Percentile £13.62 £13.04 £17.75
90th Percentile £35.99 £41.40 £42.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.75
% change year-on-year +169.09% -24.73% -21.00%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +6 5 £338 - 4
Middlesbrough - 3 £500 - 1
Ruby
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) Calabash
3 4 (44.44%) Node.js
3 4 (44.44%) Capybara
4 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (33.33%) Terraform
4 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 3 (33.33%) Puppet
4 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (33.33%) Ansible
4 3 (33.33%) logstash
4 3 (33.33%) Kibana
4 3 (33.33%) Microservices
4 3 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (33.33%) QA Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 3 (33.33%) CentOS

Ruby
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (44.44%) Calabash
2 4 (44.44%) Capybara
3 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (33.33%) JMeter
3 3 (33.33%) RSpec
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (11.11%) Fiddler
4 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 3 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) QA Automation Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Node.js
2 3 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) CentOS
1 3 (33.33%) Fedora
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 3 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Microservices
3 3 (33.33%) Planning Poker
3 3 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
1 3 (33.33%) Kibana
1 3 (33.33%) logstash
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
1 3 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Virgin Media