The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 months to 27 June 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)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 95 86
Rank change year-on-year +15 -9  
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 9 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.74% 0.16% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.59% 0.51% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £325 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.77% +5.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £10.00 -

Ruby on Rails is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 348 396 366
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 28.55% 31.13% 28.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 295 230
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails in Surrey

Ruby on Rails
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby on Rails in Surrey

Ruby on Rails
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ruby on Rails in Surrey

Ruby on Rails
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Camberley - 1 - -
Ruby on Rails
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (70.00%) GitHub
2 7 (70.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) RSpec
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Docker
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (10.00%) API Development

Ruby on Rails
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 7 (70.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Ruby Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Linux Developer
3 7 (70.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Ruby Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) API Development
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) CoffeeScript
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker