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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Heroku
Rank 556 594 594
Rank change year-on-year
+38 0
Contract jobs citing Heroku 68 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.055% 0.045%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.17% 0.88% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 28 20
Median daily rate £450 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £458 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Heroku
UK

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
5822 3292 2426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.76% 6.25% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4000 2211 1563
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 55 49
Median hourly rate £19.92 £23.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.39% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £37.09 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +43 49 £438 +4.47% 21
South East +21 13 £600 +84.61% 3
West Midlands - 4 £400 -
Yorkshire - 1 £625 -
South West - 1 £400 -
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UK

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 84 (74.34%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (59.29%) Ruby
3 52 (46.02%) Web Services
4 49 (43.36%) JavaScript
5 47 (41.59%) Cloud Foundry
6 46 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (39.82%) PaaS
8 44 (38.94%) DevOps
9 43 (38.05%) Docker
10 41 (36.28%) TDD
10 41 (36.28%) Software Engineering
11 36 (31.86%) Java
12 35 (30.97%) Ruby on Rails
12 35 (30.97%) Continuous Delivery
13 34 (30.09%) AngularJS
14 33 (29.20%) Microsoft Azure
15 32 (28.32%) HTML
16 31 (27.43%) REST
17 30 (26.55%) BDD
17 30 (26.55%) CSS
18 29 (25.66%) React
19 28 (24.78%) Go
20 27 (23.89%) Finance
21 26 (23.01%) Python
21 26 (23.01%) RabbitMQ
21 26 (23.01%) Node.js
22 25 (22.12%) Ember.js
22 25 (22.12%) Jenkins
22 25 (22.12%) OpenStack
23 24 (21.24%) Degree

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 47 (41.59%) Cloud Foundry
2 25 (22.12%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.65%) CMS
3 3 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.77%) Confluence
4 2 (1.77%) nginx
5 1 (0.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) CloudStack
5 1 (0.88%) IIS
5 1 (0.88%) Jetty
5 1 (0.88%) Mongrel
5 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.77%) Radian6
2 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.77%) Social Studio
3 1 (0.88%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 84 (74.34%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (39.82%) PaaS
3 33 (29.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (18.58%) GitHub
5 9 (7.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (4.42%) Force.com
7 4 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (3.54%) Engine Yard
7 4 (3.54%) IaaS
8 3 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (1.77%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (1.77%) CloudBees
9 2 (1.77%) Google Analytics
9 2 (1.77%) Google App Engine
9 2 (1.77%) Google Play
9 2 (1.77%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.73%) Firewall
1 11 (9.73%) Internet
2 7 (6.19%) AMQP
3 2 (1.77%) CTI
3 2 (1.77%) DNS
3 2 (1.77%) HTTP
3 2 (1.77%) LDAP
4 1 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.47%) MongoDB
2 21 (18.58%) Apache Cassandra
2 21 (18.58%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (18.58%) Redis
3 12 (10.62%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.42%) MySQL
5 3 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.77%) Mixpanel
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.88%) Big Data
7 1 (0.88%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 25 (22.12%) Jenkins
2 23 (20.35%) Git (software)
3 20 (17.70%) Vagrant
4 7 (6.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (4.42%) JIRA
6 4 (3.54%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.54%) Jasmine
6 4 (3.54%) RSpec
7 3 (2.65%) CircleCI
7 3 (2.65%) Travis CI
8 2 (1.77%) Android Studio
8 2 (1.77%) Capybara
8 2 (1.77%) git-flow
8 2 (1.77%) Grunt
8 2 (1.77%) gulp
8 2 (1.77%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.77%) Protractor
8 2 (1.77%) QUnit
8 2 (1.77%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.77%) webpack
General
1 27 (23.89%) Finance
2 9 (7.96%) Publishing
3 7 (6.19%) Banking
4 3 (2.65%) Marketing
4 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.77%) Electronics
5 2 (1.77%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (57.52%) Developer
2 24 (21.24%) Software Engineer
3 22 (19.47%) JavaScript Developer
3 22 (19.47%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 18 (15.93%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (13.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 13 (11.50%) Cloud Engineer
7 12 (10.62%) Java Engineer
8 11 (9.73%) Java Developer
8 11 (9.73%) Ruby Developer
9 10 (8.85%) JavaScript Engineer
10 9 (7.96%) Angular Developer
10 9 (7.96%) Node.js Developer
11 8 (7.08%) Cloud Developer
11 8 (7.08%) Java Software Developer
12 7 (6.19%) Agile Developer
12 7 (6.19%) AWS Engineer
12 7 (6.19%) Software Developer
13 6 (5.31%) Full Stack Developer
13 6 (5.31%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (46.02%) Web Services
2 35 (30.97%) Ruby on Rails
3 34 (30.09%) AngularJS
4 32 (28.32%) HTML
5 31 (27.43%) REST
6 30 (26.55%) CSS
7 29 (25.66%) React
8 26 (23.01%) Node.js
8 26 (23.01%) RabbitMQ
9 25 (22.12%) Ember.js
10 15 (13.27%) Backbone.js
10 15 (13.27%) Express
10 15 (13.27%) MEAN Stack
11 13 (11.50%) Meteor
12 12 (10.62%) Ajax
13 10 (8.85%) HTML5
14 9 (7.96%) CSS3
14 9 (7.96%) RESTful
14 9 (7.96%) Sass
15 8 (7.08%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.93%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.96%) User Experience
3 8 (7.08%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.31%) Cloud Native
5 5 (4.42%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.54%) Minimum Viable Product
7 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.65%) Clustering
7 3 (2.65%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.65%) Device Driver
7 3 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.65%) IVR
8 2 (1.77%) 3D Printing
8 2 (1.77%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.77%) Arduino
8 2 (1.77%) Kinect
8 2 (1.77%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (1.77%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.62%) Linux
2 8 (7.08%) Apple iOS
3 7 (6.19%) Android
4 5 (4.42%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.54%) CentOS
5 4 (3.54%) Unix
6 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.77%) Windows
7 1 (0.88%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (38.94%) DevOps
3 41 (36.28%) Software Engineering
3 41 (36.28%) TDD
4 35 (30.97%) Continuous Delivery
5 30 (26.55%) BDD
6 17 (15.04%) High Availability
7 15 (13.27%) Open Source
8 12 (10.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (9.73%) Load Balancing
10 10 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.85%) Microservices
10 10 (8.85%) Web Operations
11 9 (7.96%) CRM
11 9 (7.96%) Scrum-ban
11 9 (7.96%) SOA
11 9 (7.96%) Web Development
12 8 (7.08%) Scrum
13 6 (5.31%) Automated Testing
13 6 (5.31%) OO
Programming Languages
1 67 (59.29%) Ruby
2 49 (43.36%) JavaScript
3 36 (31.86%) Java
4 28 (24.78%) Go
5 26 (23.01%) Python
6 20 (17.70%) Bash Shell
7 14 (12.39%) SQL
8 7 (6.19%) PHP
9 4 (3.54%) Apex Code
9 4 (3.54%) SOQL
10 3 (2.65%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.65%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.77%) C
11 2 (1.77%) Perl
12 1 (0.88%) C#
12 1 (0.88%) C++
12 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.88%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 24 (21.24%) Degree
2 3 (2.65%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) QA
1 3 (2.65%) WCAG
2 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (38.05%) Docker
2 19 (16.81%) vSphere
3 15 (13.27%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (4.42%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.77%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.77%) Xen
7 1 (0.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (18.58%) Kubernetes
1 21 (18.58%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (11.50%) Puppet
3 12 (10.62%) Mesos
4 8 (7.08%) Ansible
5 6 (5.31%) Nagios
6 3 (2.65%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (2.65%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.88%) Kibana
7 1 (0.88%) Packer
7 1 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (9.73%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (6.19%) VMware
3 5 (4.42%) Google
3 5 (4.42%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.65%) BMC
5 3 (2.65%) SAP
5 3 (2.65%) Siebel
6 2 (1.77%) Adobe
6 2 (1.77%) Apple
6 2 (1.77%) Conga
6 2 (1.77%) Informatica
6 2 (1.77%) Oracle
6 2 (1.77%) Pardot
6 2 (1.77%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.77%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 2 (1.77%) Splunk
6 2 (1.77%) Telerik
6 2 (1.77%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.88%) Foundry
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