Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 18 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 69 65
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 -7
Contract jobs citing Ruby 20 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.12% 1.42% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.35% 3.47% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 8
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £468 £413 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.84% -30.45%
10th Percentile £338 £381 £348
90th Percentile £569 £538 £490
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +12.50% +4.58% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £8.00

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 374 404 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 39.58% 41.10% 34.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 216 227
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £378 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +3.42% +12.31%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £210
90th Percentile £508 £489 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £41.75 £14.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +187.93% -20.55% -8.75%
10th Percentile £37.33 £13.25 £13.95
90th Percentile £46.78 £15.75 £44.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year +9.68% +115.28% -48.57%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Nottinghamshire

Ruby
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby in Nottinghamshire

Ruby
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ruby in Nottinghamshire

Ruby
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby in Nottinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ruby in Nottinghamshire

Ruby
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Nottingham +3 20 £468 +13.33% 7
Ruby
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 8 (40.00%) Java
1 8 (40.00%) Web Services
1 8 (40.00%) Python
1 8 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (35.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) MySQL
3 6 (30.00%) Selenium
3 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (30.00%) Open Source
3 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (25.00%) Web Operations
4 5 (25.00%) Puppet
4 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (25.00%) Ansible
4 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (20.00%) JSON
5 4 (20.00%) Docker
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Salt
6 3 (15.00%) Terraform
6 3 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (10.00%) Heroku
3 2 (10.00%) Route 53
3 2 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
1 3 (15.00%) SSL
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (30.00%) MySQL
3 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (15.00%) Couchbase
4 3 (15.00%) Redis
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Selenium
2 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.00%) Capybara
3 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.00%) RSpec
3 3 (15.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.00%) JIRA
5 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
1 7 (35.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 5 (25.00%) WebOps Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) UI Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior WebOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (20.00%) JSON
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) CSS3
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) SOAP
5 2 (10.00%) .NET
5 2 (10.00%) Dropwizard
5 2 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (10.00%) Sensu
6 1 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (30.00%) Open Source
3 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps
3 5 (25.00%) Web Operations
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
1 8 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) Clojure
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.00%) Scala
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Ansible
1 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
2 3 (15.00%) Salt
2 3 (15.00%) Terraform
3 2 (10.00%) collectd
3 2 (10.00%) Kibana
3 2 (10.00%) logstash
3 2 (10.00%) StatsD
4 1 (5.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) SaltStack