Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Ruby on Rails skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 6 months to 17 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 on Rails (RoR)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 - 73
Rank change year-on-year - +73 -
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.41% - 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% - 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Oxford median daily rate £325 - £450
10th Percentile £223 - £425
90th Percentile £448 - £475
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £325 £425
% change year-on-year +38.46% -23.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Ruby on Rails is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 271 292 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 36.67% 40.73% 40.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 230 232
Oxford median daily rate £450 £440 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.93% -3.18%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £263
90th Percentile £590 £551 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 7
Oxford median hourly rate - £18.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +29.31%

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Ruby on Rails as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails in Oxford

Ruby on Rails
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby on Rails in Oxford

Ruby on Rails
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails in Oxford over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ruby on Rails in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby on Rails 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Firebase
3 1 (33.33%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (33.33%) Twilio
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Google Maps API
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Facebook
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Express

Ruby on Rails
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Firebase
2 1 (33.33%) Heroku
2 1 (33.33%) Twilio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Express
3 1 (33.33%) Google Maps API
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Sinatra
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Active Record
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Groovy
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook
1 1 (33.33%) Google