The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worthing 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
West Sussex / Worthing
Rank 19 8 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 -  
Contract jobs citing Ruby 10 44 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 8.13% 25.73% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.86% 53.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 0
Median daily rate £516 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.51% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Worthing with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Worthing
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 56 82 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worthing 45.53% 47.95% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 23
Median daily rate £512 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.68% +35.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £36.00
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 Worthing

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worthing 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 Worthing

Ruby
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby in Worthing

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 26 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (88.24%) Jenkins
3 14 (82.35%) Git (software)
3 14 (82.35%) JIRA
4 13 (76.47%) HTML
4 13 (76.47%) Java
4 13 (76.47%) CSS
4 13 (76.47%) Scala
4 13 (76.47%) Open Source
4 13 (76.47%) REST
5 12 (70.59%) JSON
5 12 (70.59%) HTML5
5 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (70.59%) Play Framework
5 12 (70.59%) C#
5 12 (70.59%) JUnit
5 12 (70.59%) Python
5 12 (70.59%) HTTP
5 12 (70.59%) Spring
5 12 (70.59%) Automated Testing
5 12 (70.59%) Google
6 9 (52.94%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (52.94%) Ajax
6 9 (52.94%) Django
6 9 (52.94%) Subversion
6 9 (52.94%) Web Design
6 9 (52.94%) Apache
6 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
6 9 (52.94%) Guice
6 9 (52.94%) OWASP

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing 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 9 (52.94%) Apache
1 9 (52.94%) Confluence
2 3 (17.65%) JBoss
2 3 (17.65%) nginx
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) GitHub
1 3 (17.65%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) HTTP
2 3 (17.65%) SSL
2 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) FTP
3 1 (5.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
2 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
2 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Jenkins
2 14 (82.35%) Git (software)
2 14 (82.35%) JIRA
3 12 (70.59%) JUnit
4 9 (52.94%) Subversion
5 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
5 6 (35.29%) Selenium
6 3 (17.65%) Ant
6 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
6 3 (17.65%) FitNesse
6 3 (17.65%) Gatling
6 3 (17.65%) Grunt
6 3 (17.65%) gulp
6 3 (17.65%) JBehave
6 3 (17.65%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (17.65%) LoadRunner
6 3 (17.65%) QADirector
6 3 (17.65%) QARun
6 3 (17.65%) Sublime Text
6 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
1 13 (76.47%) Scala Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Scala Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Scala Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Scala Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) CSS
1 13 (76.47%) HTML
1 13 (76.47%) REST
2 12 (70.59%) HTML5
2 12 (70.59%) JSON
2 12 (70.59%) Play Framework
2 12 (70.59%) Spring
3 9 (52.94%) Ajax
3 9 (52.94%) CSS3
3 9 (52.94%) Django
3 9 (52.94%) Guice
3 9 (52.94%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (41.18%) Akka
5 6 (35.29%) spray
6 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
6 4 (23.53%) SOAP
7 3 (17.65%) EJB
7 3 (17.65%) J2EE
7 3 (17.65%) Servlets
7 3 (17.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
3 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) AIX
4 1 (5.88%) SUSE
4 1 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Open Source
3 12 (70.59%) Automated Testing
3 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (52.94%) OWASP
4 9 (52.94%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (52.94%) Web Design
5 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
5 7 (41.18%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) Web Development
7 3 (17.65%) Analytics
7 3 (17.65%) DevOps
7 3 (17.65%) Microservices
7 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 3 (17.65%) Service Design
7 3 (17.65%) TDD
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
1 13 (76.47%) Scala
2 12 (70.59%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Groovy
3 3 (17.65%) Haskell
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) Perl
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Korn
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) NFS
2 1 (5.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Puppet
2 3 (17.65%) Grafana
2 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (17.65%) Kibana
2 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Google
2 3 (17.65%) Adobe
2 3 (17.65%) webMethods
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) SaltStack
3 1 (5.88%) SAP