Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 25 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 53 67
Rank change year-on-year -53 +14 +34
Contract jobs citing Ruby 37 82 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.33% 3.59% 2.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.52% 9.35% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 69 66
Surrey median daily rate £538 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.44% +5.88% -0.58%
10th Percentile £363 £411 £330
90th Percentile £663 £500 £538
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £11.00 -
South East median hourly rate £19.30 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year +92.95% - -

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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1050 877 1134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 37.77% 38.45% 41.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 760 601 747
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £331 £306 £281
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 36 24
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -6.29% -6.42%
10th Percentile £25.00 £21.00 £33.25
90th Percentile £50.05 £46.00 £51.52
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% +7.14%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Surrey

Ruby
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby in Surrey

Ruby
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Surrey over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ruby in Surrey

Ruby
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ruby in Surrey

Ruby
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 within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 25 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
Reigate -41 3 £425 -8.11%
Cobham - 3 - -
Guildford -6 2 £400 -11.11% 3
Staines +2 1 - -
Redhill -12 1 £640 +34.74%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Camberley - 1 - -
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 26 (70.27%) Python
2 22 (59.46%) DevOps
3 18 (48.65%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (40.54%) Perl
4 15 (40.54%) Linux
5 13 (35.14%) Java
5 13 (35.14%) Git (software)
5 13 (35.14%) Docker
6 11 (29.73%) Ansible
6 11 (29.73%) Puppet
6 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (21.62%) Microservices
8 8 (21.62%) Kanban
8 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
8 8 (21.62%) TDD
9 7 (18.92%) Shell Script
9 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
9 7 (18.92%) Extreme Programming
9 7 (18.92%) Unix
9 7 (18.92%) Go
9 7 (18.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (16.22%) Web Services
11 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
11 5 (13.51%) OO
11 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
11 5 (13.51%) Subversion
11 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis

Ruby
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) Apache Airflow
1 4 (10.81%) Apache Spark
1 4 (10.81%) Luigi
2 3 (8.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) nginx
3 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (48.65%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (18.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 5 (13.51%) GitHub
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.70%) IaaS
5 1 (2.70%) npm
5 1 (2.70%) SaaS
5 1 (2.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Network Security
2 1 (2.70%) DHCP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.70%) SSH
2 1 (2.70%) tcpdump
2 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Big Data
1 4 (10.81%) Data Mining
1 4 (10.81%) Hadoop
1 4 (10.81%) KNIME
2 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.41%) InfluxDB
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) Redis
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.51%) Subversion
3 4 (10.81%) JIRA
4 3 (8.11%) RubyMine
4 3 (8.11%) TestRail
5 2 (5.41%) Toad
5 2 (5.41%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.70%) Ant
6 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.70%) Emacs
6 1 (2.70%) Gradle
6 1 (2.70%) Maven
6 1 (2.70%) RSpec
6 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Cloud Engineer
1 8 (21.62%) Developer
1 8 (21.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Python Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Ruby Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Security Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Automation Tester
4 3 (8.11%) Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) DevOps Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Platform Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Ruby Automation Tester
4 3 (8.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Tester
5 2 (5.41%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Web Services
2 5 (13.51%) JSON
3 4 (10.81%) J2EE
3 4 (10.81%) REST
3 4 (10.81%) RESTful
3 4 (10.81%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (10.81%) XML
4 3 (8.11%) Gherkin
5 2 (5.41%) jQuery
6 1 (2.70%) CSS
6 1 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.70%) HTML
6 1 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.70%) LESS
6 1 (2.70%) Node.js
6 1 (2.70%) Sensu
6 1 (2.70%) Twig
6 1 (2.70%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 1 (2.70%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.81%) Life Science
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Blog
4 1 (2.70%) Fintech
4 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) DevOps
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (21.62%) Kanban
4 8 (21.62%) Microservices
4 8 (21.62%) TDD
4 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
5 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
5 7 (18.92%) Extreme Programming
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
7 5 (13.51%) Load Balancing
7 5 (13.51%) OO
8 4 (10.81%) Chemistry
8 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.81%) Data Integration
8 4 (10.81%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Refactoring
8 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) Python
2 15 (40.54%) Perl
3 13 (35.14%) Java
4 7 (18.92%) Go
4 7 (18.92%) Shell Script
5 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.11%) SQL
7 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.41%) PHP
8 1 (2.70%) C
8 1 (2.70%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) PhD
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) zsh
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Ansible
1 11 (29.73%) Puppet
2 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (8.11%) Terraform
4 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
4 2 (5.41%) logstash
5 1 (2.70%) CFEngine
5 1 (2.70%) Fluentd
5 1 (2.70%) Grafana
5 1 (2.70%) Graphite
5 1 (2.70%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.70%) Kibana
5 1 (2.70%) Mesos
5 1 (2.70%) Nagios
5 1 (2.70%) Prometheus
5 1 (2.70%) Salt
5 1 (2.70%) StatsD
5 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Netezza
1 4 (10.81%) RapidMiner
2 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.70%) Citrix
2 1 (2.70%) Google
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.70%) SaltStack
2 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.70%) Snow