The table below looks at the statistics for Heroku skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Heroku
Rank 564 561 529
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -32
Contract jobs citing Heroku 26 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.049% 0.061%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.83% 1.14% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 18
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
3140 2200 1410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 5.92% 4.35% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2103 1394 992
Average daily rate £425 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 44 28
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £90.00 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £17.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+38.23% -44.71%

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Heroku across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 24 £433 +8.12% 9
South East -25 1 £375 - 5
North West - 1 £383 - 1
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Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Heroku also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Heroku.

1 41 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (47.56%) Ruby
2 39 (47.56%) Ruby on Rails
3 37 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (40.24%) Python
5 26 (31.71%) TDD
6 24 (29.27%) Git (software)
6 24 (29.27%) HTML
6 24 (29.27%) JavaScript
7 23 (28.05%) CSS
8 22 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (24.39%) Cucumber
10 19 (23.17%) BDD
10 19 (23.17%) Web Services
11 18 (21.95%) Linux
11 18 (21.95%) AngularJS
11 18 (21.95%) Jenkins
12 17 (20.73%) Django
13 16 (19.51%) RESTful
13 16 (19.51%) Salesforce.com
13 16 (19.51%) HTML5
14 15 (18.29%) RSpec
15 14 (17.07%) Windows
16 13 (15.85%) MongoDB
17 12 (14.63%) Node.js
18 11 (13.41%) Go
18 11 (13.41%) Web Development
18 11 (13.41%) Test Automation
18 11 (13.41%) Mac OS X
18 11 (13.41%) Scrum

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Heroku also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Heroku. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (14.63%) Node.js
2 5 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.66%) Apache
4 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.22%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.22%) uWSGI
5 1 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 41 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.54%) GitHub
3 6 (7.32%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (7.32%) Force.com
3 6 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (7.32%) PaaS
4 5 (6.10%) Engine Yard
4 5 (6.10%) Amazon S3
5 4 (4.88%) SaaS
6 2 (2.44%) Google App Engine
6 2 (2.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) HTTP
2 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) SSH
3 1 (1.22%) VPN
3 1 (1.22%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) MongoDB
2 8 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.88%) MySQL
3 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.88%) Redis
4 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) HSQLDB
5 1 (1.22%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 24 (29.27%) Git (software)
2 20 (24.39%) Cucumber
3 18 (21.95%) Jenkins
4 15 (18.29%) RSpec
5 7 (8.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (6.10%) RubyGems
6 5 (6.10%) Capybara
7 4 (4.88%) Selenium
7 4 (4.88%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.66%) Subversion
9 2 (2.44%) Maven
10 1 (1.22%) Mocha
10 1 (1.22%) Gradle
General
1 4 (4.88%) Finance
2 3 (3.66%) Games
3 2 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.22%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.22%) Law
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
4 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (71.95%) Developer
2 14 (17.07%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 13 (15.85%) Python Developer
4 6 (7.32%) Python/Django Developer
4 6 (7.32%) Django Developer
5 5 (6.10%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Web Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Technical Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.66%) AWS Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 3 (3.66%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.44%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (2.44%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (2.44%) Python Web Developer
8 2 (2.44%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.44%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.22%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (47.56%) Ruby on Rails
2 24 (29.27%) HTML
3 23 (28.05%) CSS
4 19 (23.17%) Web Services
5 18 (21.95%) AngularJS
6 17 (20.73%) Django
7 16 (19.51%) RESTful
7 16 (19.51%) HTML5
8 8 (9.76%) REST
8 8 (9.76%) Visualforce
9 7 (8.54%) CSS3
10 6 (7.32%) Backbone.js
10 6 (7.32%) SOAP
11 5 (6.10%) jQuery
12 4 (4.88%) Memcached
12 4 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (3.66%) Celery
13 3 (3.66%) Sass
13 3 (3.66%) JSON
13 3 (3.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.10%) Statistics
3 5 (6.10%) Social Network
4 3 (3.66%) User Experience
5 2 (2.44%) RIA
5 2 (2.44%) iPhone
6 1 (1.22%) Social Media
6 1 (1.22%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.22%) Clustering
6 1 (1.22%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.22%) IVR
6 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.22%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.95%) Linux
2 14 (17.07%) Windows
3 11 (13.41%) Mac OS X
4 10 (12.20%) UNIX
5 2 (2.44%) Android
6 1 (1.22%) CentOS
6 1 (1.22%) Debian
6 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.71%) TDD
3 22 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (23.17%) BDD
5 11 (13.41%) Test Automation
5 11 (13.41%) Scrum
5 11 (13.41%) Web Development
6 9 (10.98%) Kanban
6 9 (10.98%) OO
6 9 (10.98%) API Design
7 8 (9.76%) DevOps
7 8 (9.76%) ITIL
7 8 (9.76%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (6.10%) Pair Programming
11 4 (4.88%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.88%) Test Scripting
11 4 (4.88%) Coaching
12 3 (3.66%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (47.56%) Ruby
2 33 (40.24%) Python
3 24 (29.27%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.41%) Go
5 9 (10.98%) Java
6 8 (9.76%) Apex Code
6 8 (9.76%) PHP
7 7 (8.54%) Shell Script
7 7 (8.54%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.88%) Scala
8 4 (4.88%) SQL
9 3 (3.66%) SOQL
10 1 (1.22%) Perl
10 1 (1.22%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) Puppet
2 9 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.10%) Capistrano
4 3 (3.66%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (19.51%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (7.32%) Google
3 2 (2.44%) Informatica
4 1 (1.22%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.22%) New Relic
4 1 (1.22%) Pardot
4 1 (1.22%) ExactTarget
4 1 (1.22%) Conga
4 1 (1.22%) VMware
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe
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