Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 116 145
Rank change year-on-year -20 +29 -20
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 5 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.18% 0.56% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 2.04% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 1
Surrey median daily rate £375 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £420 £388
90th Percentile £388 £475 £463
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £11.00 -
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year +315.00% - -

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 Surrey with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 814 636 840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 29.76% 27.37% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 588 436 585
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £277
90th Percentile £580 £575 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 13
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £42.50 £32.08 £20.10
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.90 £51.49
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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
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 6 months to 19 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
Camberley - 1 - -
Ruby on Rails
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) GitHub
4 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Fintech
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Node.js
5 1 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (20.00%) RSpec

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 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) RSpec
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) CoffeeScript