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Ruby is an open-source dynamic and general-purpose programming language that is similar to languages like Perl, Lisp, Python and Smalltalk. On oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace, companies hire Ruby freelancers for various Ruby development projects, from web applications and threaded database servers to chart libraries, desktop GUI applications and image recognition engines.

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oDesk Ruby Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 224 Ruby projects are completed every quarter on oDesk.

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Time to Complete oDesk Ruby Jobs

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Average Ruby Freelancer Feedback Score

Ruby oDesk freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.69.

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Rehan J.

Rehan J.

Experienced Web Developer (Ruby on Rails/SaaS)

United Kingdom - Last active: 6 days ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 11

My website is available at http://www.rehanjaffer.com/ for some idea of what I do in my spare time, programming-wise. As a child I aspired to be an inventor. Lego blocks, circuits, anything I could get my hands on, I'd experiment with and learn what I could do with it. I dreamed of a day when I would be able to build a robot myself. Programming was been the first practical realisation of that aspiration, as it allowed innovation and creation, the ability to dream or envision a website or application and turn it into reality. With the right set of tools, an idea can be brought to life. As a result of what some might call 'obsessive traits' my knowledge is quite diverse and in many cases the interests merge. My own deeper studying of psychology aids in eCommerce development and design by understanding the need, where possible, for empirical testing, along with being able to apply standard human behaviour (i.e less clicks to purchase leading to a greater chance of buying). It has also lead me to understand my own blind-spots and where to compensate for them in programming. An example of this would be the confirmation bias experiment where participants were asked to identify the next number in a sequence and work out the rule. The sequence they were given was 2, 4, 6. Most correctly guessed the next number would be 8, but incorrectly guessed that the rule was "adding 2 to each new number", when in fact it was simply "any set of ascending numbers". The failure to test alternative hypotheses was confirmed in other similar experiments, and there are practical applications of this in unit testing. A simple example being testing the cases that should work, and not testing cases that shouldn't, something far too common. In development, this has resulted in me specialising in a few key areas (specifically Rails and Ruby) while also understanding the full stack from servers down to interpreter internals. I'm able to write code in most major languages, but to truly know a language requires learning the idioms, experiences with common issues and bottlenecks, and knowing the best practices.

$42.22 /hr
371 hours
4.53
Nelson Manning

Nelson Manning

Experience and Skill: I do writing and marketing.

United States - Last active: 04/15/2013 - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 6

I've carved a niche for myself in writing for clients that need someone who can not only write well for your company but also not be a pain to deal with. That is a winning combination, I've found. Rather than a text-producing robot churning out bland work, I offer you a person on the other end of the line who can disagree respectfully if he thinks things are going in the wrong direction and offer alternative solutions. I'll do my best to make sure that the money you've payed to me will make you more money.

$44.44 /hr
435 hours
4.67
Sean O.

Sean O.

Ruby on Rails and JavaScript Web Developer

United States - Last active: 02/28/2014 - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 2

Hello, my name is Sean, I'm a full-stack Ruby on Rails and JavaScript web developer. I have over ten years of professional experience. My focus is on sustainable web application architecture with Ruby on Rails, Ember.js, Backbone.js, jQuery and responsive HTML/CSS. My skills include: Ruby, Ruby on Rails, Sinatra, RSpec JavaScript, jQuery, Ember.js, Backbone.js, Jasmine PHP, Wordpress SQL [MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite] HTML/5, CSS/3, Sass, Responsive Design Linux, Apache, nginx, Heroku, Vagrant Git, GitHub, Bitbucket

$83.33 /hr
156 hours
5.00
Dumitru C.

Dumitru C.

Ruby on Rails developer

Italy - Last active: 09/04/2014 - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 3

I'm a full stack web developer specialized mainly in web application development. I can handle all aspects of the web application creation process. I especially enjoy Ruby language, hacking things with jQuery and I'm still learning how to perfectly configure and squeeze maximum performance from a linux server serving Ruby apps.

$60.00 /hr
0 hours
0.00
Venkata Avinash Duggirala

Venkata Avinash Duggirala Agency Contractor

Automation Testing using Ruby Watir Cucumber Rspec

India - Last active: 17 hours ago - Tests: 2

Summary • 2+ Years experience Automation & Manual Testing for web applications using Cucumber – Ruby, Watir – Rspec, framework and hands on IOS Automation tool Calabash . Having rich knowledge on Selenium Webdriver. • Experience in all phases of Test Manual and Automation including requirement gathering, analysis, implementing Test Automation Framework, Test script development, Script execution, Script error fixing and test report analysis • Good knowledge and experience on testing techniques, methodologies, analyzing requirements and defect reports • Experience in Test Scenarios & Test cases preparation • Coordinating with the development team during and after testing • Coordinated Interactions with the client • Good Communication skills and an excellent team player • Proactively take ownership in resolving issues and can work independently

Associated with: SteadFast
$22.22 /hr
290 hours
4.33
Dmitriy Kazantsev

Dmitriy Kazantsev

Ruby on Rails Engeneer

Russia - Last active: 05/13/2014 - Tests: 4

As an engineer I find the most convenient ways of solving the case. I'm talented in creating secure and fast applications. I'm open to exporing and researching new fields. I can deal with: postgresql, mongodb, sinatra, ruby on rails, ruby, event machine, delayed job, rack middleware, web grabbers and frontend technologies.

$28.00 /hr
10 hours
5.00
Roger W.

Roger W.

Developer / QA Test Architect / Writer

United States - Last active: 06/07/2010 - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 1

Designer, Developer, Contributor, Collaborator, Individual, Team Graphic Fine Art Technical Article Blog Correspondent Copy Creative Writer Writing Office Lyx Adobe Microsoft Oracle Opensource Cloud Computing SalesForce Commerce CMS SEO Portal Microsoft VS Linux GNU Lamp CMS Drupal Concrete Joomla Wordpress Wiki Perl Python Ruby Rails Lisp C C++ SVN JAVA GUI ModBus Embedded Controller SQA

$22.22 /hr
25 hours
5.00
Rohit P.

Rohit P.

Frontend(PSD to HTML/HAML,JS) and Backend(Ruby on...

India - Last active: 12/24/2014 - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 6

​I have 5 years of experience in developing, Bootstrap, Slice PSD, Photoshop, Ruby on Rails projects and web designer (PSD to HTML/HAML). Expert with: * PSD/PNG/AI to HTML/HAML * Valid HTML and CSS * HTML Will be Complete in DIV (No Table) * HTML5/CSS3 Responsive HTML * Bootstrap for grid system * Responsive HTML Great skill as well: Ruby Rails (3 and 4 version ) Haml, Coffeescript, Sass, Compass, Less, Devise, Paperclip, CarrierWave,... Heroku, Amazon S3, Amazon EC2 Git, svn Mysql, Postgres Javascript

Groups: Crossrider
$12.00 /hr
247 hours
4.59
Nader A.

Nader A.

Computer Engineer

Tunisia - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 5

My mission is " to achieve and maintain the highest possible standard of professionalism and excellence." I am hardworking, task oriented, solution-oriented, dependable, motivated, independent , not so quick but eager learner and pays attention to details. Another face of my personality consists in the fact that I am strongly determined.

$8.00 /hr
24 hours
4.86