Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 22 October 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
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 29 15
Contract jobs citing Ruby 0 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales - 3.15% 6.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 8.16% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
West Wales median daily rate - £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -7.69%
Wales median daily rate - £550 £400
% change year-on-year - +37.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales 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 West Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 72 49 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 64.29% 38.58% 37.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 33 36
West Wales median daily rate £510 £475 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.37% +33.80% -15.98%
10th Percentile £285 £333 £232
90th Percentile £598 £594 £500
Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Wales median hourly rate - - £15.25
Wales median hourly rate £18.50 £55.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year -66.36% +193.33% -19.87%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in West Wales

Ruby
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby in West Wales