The table below looks at the statistics for Heroku skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Heroku
UK / England
Rank 514 545 538
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -7
Contract jobs citing Heroku 53 66 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.00% 1.76% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 57 38
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £323 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £560 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £510 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5320 3755 2355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.72% 7.87% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3791 2667 1535
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 60 84
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £100.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -8.25%

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Heroku as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Heroku Jobs Demand Trend in England

Heroku
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Heroku across the England region.

Heroku Daily Rate Trend in England

Heroku
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Heroku across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Heroku Daily Rate Histogram in England

Heroku
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
London +26 44 £463 +8.69% 10
North West +20 3 £400 -
East Midlands - 3 - -
South East +15 1 - - 3
West Midlands -1 1 £375 -26.47%
Heroku
UK

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Heroku 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 England region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 87 (72.50%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (51.67%) Ruby
3 55 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (45.83%) Docker
4 48 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 40 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 40 (33.33%) REST
6 39 (32.50%) Java
7 35 (29.17%) HTML
7 35 (29.17%) BDD
8 34 (28.33%) CSS
8 34 (28.33%) Software Engineering
8 34 (28.33%) Ruby on Rails
9 33 (27.50%) DevOps
10 30 (25.00%) Ember.js
10 30 (25.00%) PaaS
10 30 (25.00%) Web Services
11 29 (24.17%) AngularJS
12 28 (23.33%) GitHub
12 28 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
12 28 (23.33%) Cloud Foundry
12 28 (23.33%) TDD
13 26 (21.67%) React
13 26 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 25 (20.83%) Vagrant
15 22 (18.33%) Computer Science
15 22 (18.33%) Degree
15 22 (18.33%) Scrum
16 21 (17.50%) Open Source
17 20 (16.67%) Bash Shell

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 28 (23.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 20 (16.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.83%) CloudStack
3 1 (0.83%) Confluence
3 1 (0.83%) IIS
3 1 (0.83%) Jetty
3 1 (0.83%) Mongrel
3 1 (0.83%) nginx
3 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 87 (72.50%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (25.00%) PaaS
3 28 (23.33%) GitHub
4 26 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (9.17%) OpenShift
6 6 (5.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (3.33%) Datadog
7 4 (3.33%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.67%) IaaS
9 1 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.83%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.83%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.83%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.83%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.67%) Internet
2 4 (3.33%) DNS
3 2 (1.67%) Firewall
4 1 (0.83%) HTTP
4 1 (0.83%) Skype
4 1 (0.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (10.83%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (10.83%) MongoDB
2 13 (10.83%) Redis
3 6 (5.00%) MySQL
4 5 (4.17%) Big Data
5 4 (3.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.50%) GIS
7 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (20.83%) Vagrant
2 18 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 11 (9.17%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.17%) Travis CI
6 4 (3.33%) Bitbucket
6 4 (3.33%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.33%) git-flow
6 4 (3.33%) Gradle
6 4 (3.33%) IntelliJ
7 3 (2.50%) JIRA
7 3 (2.50%) RSpec
8 2 (1.67%) CircleCI
8 2 (1.67%) gulp
8 2 (1.67%) Mocha
9 1 (0.83%) Bundler
9 1 (0.83%) GoCD
9 1 (0.83%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.83%) QUnit
9 1 (0.83%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (10.83%) Finance
2 7 (5.83%) Marketing
2 7 (5.83%) Publishing
3 5 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.33%) Banking
5 3 (2.50%) Electronics
5 3 (2.50%) Games
5 3 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (67.50%) Developer
2 27 (22.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 23 (19.17%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 18 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 17 (14.17%) Software Engineer
6 14 (11.67%) AWS Developer
7 13 (10.83%) AWS Engineer
7 13 (10.83%) Ruby Developer
8 12 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 11 (9.17%) JavaScript Engineer
10 10 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
11 9 (7.50%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (7.50%) Salesforce Developer
12 8 (6.67%) Agile Developer
12 8 (6.67%) AWS Software Engineer
13 7 (5.83%) Python Developer
13 7 (5.83%) Senior Developer
14 6 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
14 6 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (33.33%) REST
2 35 (29.17%) HTML
3 34 (28.33%) CSS
3 34 (28.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 30 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 30 (25.00%) Web Services
5 29 (24.17%) AngularJS
6 26 (21.67%) React
7 19 (15.83%) Node.js
8 17 (14.17%) RESTful
9 16 (13.33%) Backbone.js
10 14 (11.67%) Ajax
11 13 (10.83%) RabbitMQ
12 11 (9.17%) Sass
13 10 (8.33%) HTML5
14 9 (7.50%) Express
14 9 (7.50%) MEAN Stack
14 9 (7.50%) Meteor
15 8 (6.67%) jQuery
16 6 (5.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.33%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.83%) Data Centre
3 11 (9.17%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (5.00%) User Experience
5 5 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.67%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.83%) Fintech
7 1 (0.83%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.00%) Linux
2 9 (7.50%) Unix
3 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.50%) Android
5 2 (1.67%) AIX
5 2 (1.67%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.67%) Windows
6 1 (0.83%) CentOS
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (29.17%) BDD
3 34 (28.33%) Software Engineering
4 33 (27.50%) DevOps
5 28 (23.33%) TDD
6 22 (18.33%) Scrum
7 21 (17.50%) Open Source
8 19 (15.83%) Kanban
9 17 (14.17%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (11.67%) Microservices
10 14 (11.67%) Scrum-ban
11 12 (10.00%) Analytics
11 12 (10.00%) Mentoring
12 9 (7.50%) Configuration Management
13 8 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (5.00%) Service Design
15 5 (4.17%) ATDD
15 5 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (4.17%) Web Operations
16 4 (3.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (51.67%) Ruby
2 48 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 39 (32.50%) Java
4 20 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 19 (15.83%) Go
5 19 (15.83%) Python
6 6 (5.00%) Apex Code
6 6 (5.00%) Scala
7 5 (4.17%) SQL
8 4 (3.33%) C++
9 3 (2.50%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.50%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.83%) C
10 1 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.83%) Perl
10 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (18.33%) Degree
2 10 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.83%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) WCAG
System Software
1 55 (45.83%) Docker
2 20 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 17 (14.17%) vSphere
4 4 (3.33%) vCloud
4 4 (3.33%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.83%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.83%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (13.33%) Puppet
3 15 (12.50%) Ansible
4 8 (6.67%) Graphite
5 6 (5.00%) Kubernetes
5 6 (5.00%) Packer
5 6 (5.00%) Terraform
6 4 (3.33%) Cacti
6 4 (3.33%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (3.33%) Ganglia
6 4 (3.33%) Hyperic
6 4 (3.33%) logstash
6 4 (3.33%) Nagios
7 2 (1.67%) Capistrano
7 2 (1.67%) Mesos
Vendors
1 10 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
1 10 (8.33%) VMware
2 9 (7.50%) WorldPay
3 8 (6.67%) Splunk
4 5 (4.17%) Google
5 4 (3.33%) Apigee
5 4 (3.33%) New Relic
5 4 (3.33%) Software AG
6 3 (2.50%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 3 (2.50%) SAP
7 2 (1.67%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.83%) Apple
8 1 (0.83%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.83%) Jitterbit
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle
8 1 (0.83%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.83%) Telerik
8 1 (0.83%) Xamarin
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