Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 15 December 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
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +11
Contract jobs citing Ruby 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 1.36% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Stevenage median daily rate - - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £456 £475
% change year-on-year -1.37% -3.95% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire 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 Stevenage with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 63 40 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 42.86% 37.04% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 18
Stevenage median daily rate £333 £258 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.13% -32.24% +47.57%
10th Percentile £192 £250 £256
90th Percentile £397 £388 £500
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £390 £385
% change year-on-year +5.77% +1.30% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 8
Stevenage median hourly rate £15.00 £49.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.70% +22.22% +102.50%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £24.50 £48.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year -49.61% +38.93% +75.00%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Stevenage

Ruby
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) HND