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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
South East / Surrey
Rank 75 67 77
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10  
Contract jobs citing Ruby 21 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.80% 2.70% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.05% 6.69% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 14
Median daily rate £425 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £23.25 £71.00
% change year-on-year +179.56% -67.25%  

Ruby is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 519 523 508
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 44.40% 40.42% 35.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 359 323
Median daily rate £425 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 37 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £22.80 £34.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.62 £51.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Ruby as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 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
Egham +3 7 £425 -
Guildford - 4 £425 - 3
Staines -13 1 - - 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 32 (74.42%) Linux
2 29 (67.44%) Windows
2 29 (67.44%) JavaScript
2 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (65.12%) Java
4 25 (58.14%) SQL
5 24 (55.81%) Python
6 21 (48.84%) MongoDB
7 20 (46.51%) NoSQL
7 20 (46.51%) Unix
8 17 (39.53%) OO
8 17 (39.53%) OOD
8 17 (39.53%) MVC
8 17 (39.53%) Pair Programming
8 17 (39.53%) Express
8 17 (39.53%) User Experience
8 17 (39.53%) Node.js
8 17 (39.53%) REST
8 17 (39.53%) Open Source
8 17 (39.53%) JSON
8 17 (39.53%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (30.23%) Puppet
10 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
10 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
11 11 (25.58%) DevOps
12 10 (23.26%) Ruby on Rails
13 9 (20.93%) Perl
13 9 (20.93%) MySQL
13 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS

Ruby
Top Related 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 7 (16.28%) OpenStack
2 4 (9.30%) Confluence
2 4 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.95%) PaaS
3 5 (11.63%) IaaS
4 3 (6.98%) GitHub
5 1 (2.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) LDAP
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) SAN
2 2 (4.65%) VLAN
2 2 (4.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (48.84%) MongoDB
2 20 (46.51%) NoSQL
3 9 (20.93%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) Bitbucket
2 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.30%) JIRA
3 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.33%) Hudson
4 1 (2.33%) RSpec
General
1 4 (9.30%) Legal
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) JavaScript Developer
2 17 (39.53%) Node.js Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Monitoring Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Ruby Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Cloud Specialist
7 3 (6.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (6.98%) Python Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.65%) Cloud Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) Express
1 17 (39.53%) JSON
1 17 (39.53%) Node.js
1 17 (39.53%) REST
2 10 (23.26%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (11.63%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (9.30%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (6.98%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 32 (74.42%) Linux
2 29 (67.44%) Windows
3 20 (46.51%) Unix
4 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.98%) AIX
5 3 (6.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Continuous Delivery
2 17 (39.53%) MVC
2 17 (39.53%) OO
2 17 (39.53%) OOD
2 17 (39.53%) Open Source
2 17 (39.53%) Pair Programming
3 11 (25.58%) DevOps
4 8 (18.60%) Scrum
5 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
5 7 (16.28%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 5 (11.63%) ITIL
6 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.63%) Service Management
6 5 (11.63%) TDD
6 5 (11.63%) Web Development
7 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.98%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) JavaScript
2 28 (65.12%) Java
3 25 (58.14%) SQL
4 24 (55.81%) Python
5 9 (20.93%) Perl
6 6 (13.95%) Bash Shell
7 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.98%) PHP
9 1 (2.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
1 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) MCSE
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Docker
2 3 (6.98%) NFS
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) Puppet
2 8 (18.60%) Ansible
3 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (9.30%) Kibana
4 4 (9.30%) logstash
4 4 (9.30%) Rsyslog
5 2 (4.65%) Control-M
5 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.65%) OpenView
6 1 (2.33%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) LANDesk
2 4 (9.30%) SolarWinds
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.65%) Veritas
5 1 (2.33%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.33%) Dell
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.33%) Sun
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