The popularity rating of sidekiq explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 25736 watchers and 10129 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 69832892 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for sidekiq over at mperham/sidekiq has got 4975 watchers and 812 forks, resulting in a Github score of 11.83 Now, the gem sidekiq has got 3379596 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for sidekiq
11.83 watchers & forks * 100% = 11.83%
100.00 top score
3379596 total downloads * 100% = 4.84%
69832892 top score
The average of those two values results in the score:


So, assuming everyone is using the most popular projects,
roughly one out of 11 Rubyists use sidekiq

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