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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Heroku
Rank 547 553 570
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Contract jobs citing Heroku 59 60 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.047%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.28% 2.07% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 49 18
Median daily rate £550 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.32% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £335 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £485 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £388 £418
% change year-on-year
+41.93% -7.18%
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
4596 2904 1969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.33% 5.80% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3208 1884 1283
Median daily rate £470 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.25% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £252 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 76 34
Median hourly rate £19.81 £30.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.98% +84.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.70 £8.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.93 £40.00 £33.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-25.78% +96.07%

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 May 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 May 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
South East +6 27 £650 +73.33% 2
London -15 24 £550 +29.41% 11
East of England - 3 £505 - 1
West Midlands -13 2 £450 +44.00%
North West -18 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 £425 -
South West - 1 £313 -
Heroku
UK

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 96 (75.59%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (61.42%) Ruby
3 71 (55.91%) Java
4 64 (50.39%) TDD
5 62 (48.82%) DevOps
6 61 (48.03%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (46.46%) Continuous Delivery
8 58 (45.67%) Web Services
9 54 (42.52%) PaaS
9 54 (42.52%) Cloud Foundry
10 51 (40.16%) Microsoft Azure
11 47 (37.01%) Software Engineering
12 44 (34.65%) OpenStack
13 41 (32.28%) Apache Cassandra
13 41 (32.28%) Go
14 39 (30.71%) RabbitMQ
15 37 (29.13%) JavaScript
16 36 (28.35%) Finance
17 35 (27.56%) vSphere
18 33 (25.98%) Ruby on Rails
19 32 (25.20%) Bash Shell
19 32 (25.20%) Redis
20 29 (22.83%) CSS
21 23 (18.11%) HTML
22 20 (15.75%) Python
22 20 (15.75%) Jenkins
23 17 (13.39%) MongoDB
23 17 (13.39%) Salesforce.com
24 16 (12.60%) Linux
24 16 (12.60%) Puppet

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 54 (42.52%) Cloud Foundry
2 44 (34.65%) OpenStack
3 12 (9.45%) CMS
4 10 (7.87%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (7.87%) Node.js
5 3 (2.36%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.57%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.57%) DNN
6 2 (1.57%) WordPress
7 1 (0.79%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (7.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 96 (75.59%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (42.52%) PaaS
3 51 (40.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (10.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 13 (10.24%) SaaS
5 12 (9.45%) Force.com
6 7 (5.51%) GitHub
6 7 (5.51%) IaaS
7 6 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (4.72%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (3.15%) Amazon S3
9 3 (2.36%) Engine Yard
10 2 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.79%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (0.79%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.79%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.79%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.51%) AMQP
2 4 (3.15%) HTTP
3 3 (2.36%) Firewall
4 2 (1.57%) DNS
4 2 (1.57%) Internet
4 2 (1.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (32.28%) Apache Cassandra
2 32 (25.20%) Redis
3 17 (13.39%) MongoDB
4 15 (11.81%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (11.02%) NoSQL
6 10 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (7.09%) Hadoop
8 8 (6.30%) MySQL
9 5 (3.94%) Big Data
10 4 (3.15%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.57%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.57%) HBase
12 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.79%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 20 (15.75%) Jenkins
2 13 (10.24%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (6.30%) RSpec
5 5 (3.94%) WebDriver
6 4 (3.15%) JIRA
7 3 (2.36%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.57%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.57%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.79%) Ant
9 1 (0.79%) Capybara
9 1 (0.79%) Gatling
9 1 (0.79%) Geb
9 1 (0.79%) Gradle
9 1 (0.79%) Spock
General
1 36 (28.35%) Finance
2 11 (8.66%) Banking
3 4 (3.15%) Marketing
4 3 (2.36%) Games
5 2 (1.57%) Publishing
6 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 69 (54.33%) Developer
2 30 (23.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (15.75%) Architect
3 20 (15.75%) Java Engineer
4 18 (14.17%) Cloud Engineer
5 16 (12.60%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 16 (12.60%) Software Engineer
6 15 (11.81%) Java Developer
7 14 (11.02%) Ruby Developer
8 13 (10.24%) Software Developer
9 10 (7.87%) Cloud Developer
10 9 (7.09%) Full Stack Developer
10 9 (7.09%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (7.09%) Salesforce.com Architect
10 9 (7.09%) Senior Developer
10 9 (7.09%) Technical Architect
11 8 (6.30%) Agile Developer
12 7 (5.51%) HTML CSS Developer
12 7 (5.51%) HTML Developer
12 7 (5.51%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (45.67%) Web Services
2 39 (30.71%) RabbitMQ
3 33 (25.98%) Ruby on Rails
4 29 (22.83%) CSS
5 23 (18.11%) HTML
6 15 (11.81%) AngularJS
7 14 (11.02%) RESTful
8 12 (9.45%) Spring
8 12 (9.45%) Visualforce
9 11 (8.66%) SOAP
10 10 (7.87%) COM
10 10 (7.87%) Sidekiq
11 9 (7.09%) REST
12 8 (6.30%) Backbone.js
12 8 (6.30%) jQuery
12 8 (6.30%) Play Framework
13 7 (5.51%) Akka
13 7 (5.51%) HTML5
13 7 (5.51%) JMS
14 6 (4.72%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.66%) Mobile App
2 10 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.51%) Data Structures
4 6 (4.72%) Cloud Native
5 3 (2.36%) Clustering
5 3 (2.36%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.36%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.36%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.36%) User Experience
5 3 (2.36%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (1.57%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.57%) Applied Mathematics
6 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.57%) CUDA
6 2 (1.57%) Neural Network
6 2 (1.57%) Statistics
7 1 (0.79%) Fintech
7 1 (0.79%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.60%) Linux
2 11 (8.66%) Apple iOS
3 10 (7.87%) Android
4 5 (3.94%) Unix
5 4 (3.15%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.36%) CentOS
7 1 (0.79%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (50.39%) TDD
2 62 (48.82%) DevOps
3 61 (48.03%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (46.46%) Continuous Delivery
5 47 (37.01%) Software Engineering
6 16 (12.60%) Microservices
7 15 (11.81%) BDD
8 13 (10.24%) E-Commerce
8 13 (10.24%) Pair Programming
9 12 (9.45%) CRM
9 12 (9.45%) Scrum
10 11 (8.66%) Automated Testing
10 11 (8.66%) Data Modelling
10 11 (8.66%) ETL
10 11 (8.66%) Migration
10 11 (8.66%) OO
10 11 (8.66%) Product Management
10 11 (8.66%) Use Case
11 10 (7.87%) ERP
11 10 (7.87%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 78 (61.42%) Ruby
2 71 (55.91%) Java
3 41 (32.28%) Go
4 37 (29.13%) JavaScript
5 32 (25.20%) Bash Shell
6 20 (15.75%) Python
7 16 (12.60%) Scala
8 12 (9.45%) Apex Code
9 11 (8.66%) SOQL
10 10 (7.87%) SQL
11 5 (3.94%) C#
11 5 (3.94%) PHP
12 4 (3.15%) Groovy
13 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.57%) Clojure
14 2 (1.57%) R
14 2 (1.57%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.79%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.79%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.79%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.30%) Degree
2 3 (2.36%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.79%) EMC Certification
3 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 35 (27.56%) vSphere
2 15 (11.81%) Docker
3 5 (3.94%) vCloud
4 3 (2.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.57%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (12.60%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (12.60%) Puppet
2 12 (9.45%) Kubernetes
3 5 (3.94%) Ansible
3 5 (3.94%) Nagios
4 3 (2.36%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (2.36%) Cobbler
4 3 (2.36%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (2.36%) OpenView
5 2 (1.57%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.79%) Mesos
Vendors
1 17 (13.39%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (10.24%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.87%) SAP
3 10 (7.87%) Siebel
3 10 (7.87%) VMware
4 5 (3.94%) New Relic
4 5 (3.94%) Splunk
5 3 (2.36%) BMC
5 3 (2.36%) EMC
5 3 (2.36%) Google
5 3 (2.36%) HP
5 3 (2.36%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe
6 1 (0.79%) Foundry
6 1 (0.79%) Rackspace
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