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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Heroku
Rank 597 568 560
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -8
Contract jobs citing Heroku 34 39 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.076% 0.067%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.65% 1.21% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 28
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £375 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
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
5239 3230 2126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.49% 6.26% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3707 2158 1389
Median daily rate £473 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.85% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 44 53
Median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.50 £33.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +32.35%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -16 24 £450 +5.88% 9
South East +1 5 £425 -5.55% 3
North West -11 2 - -
South West - 2 £313 -
East Midlands - 1 £425 -
East of England - 1 - -
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UK

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 79 (71.82%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (61.82%) Ruby
3 61 (55.45%) Java
4 57 (51.82%) DevOps
5 55 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
6 52 (47.27%) PaaS
7 51 (46.36%) Web Services
7 51 (46.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 48 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (43.64%) TDD
9 43 (39.09%) Microsoft Azure
10 38 (34.55%) OpenStack
11 37 (33.64%) Software Engineering
12 36 (32.73%) Go
13 34 (30.91%) Finance
13 34 (30.91%) RabbitMQ
14 32 (29.09%) Apache Cassandra
15 31 (28.18%) JavaScript
16 30 (27.27%) vSphere
17 29 (26.36%) Redis
18 25 (22.73%) Bash Shell
18 25 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
19 23 (20.91%) Python
20 22 (20.00%) Docker
21 18 (16.36%) RESTful
21 18 (16.36%) Jenkins
21 18 (16.36%) Salesforce.com
21 18 (16.36%) CSS
21 18 (16.36%) Kubernetes
22 17 (15.45%) HTML

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 55 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 38 (34.55%) OpenStack
3 10 (9.09%) CMS
4 8 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.91%) Apache
5 1 (0.91%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.91%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (0.91%) InVision
Business Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.82%) Radian6
2 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.82%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 79 (71.82%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (47.27%) PaaS
3 43 (39.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (10.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 12 (10.91%) Force.com
5 7 (6.36%) SaaS
6 6 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (4.55%) GitHub
7 5 (4.55%) IaaS
8 4 (3.64%) Engine Yard
9 3 (2.73%) Amazon S3
9 3 (2.73%) Google Analytics
10 2 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.91%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.91%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.27%) Firewall
2 7 (6.36%) AMQP
3 3 (2.73%) HTTP
4 2 (1.82%) CTI
4 2 (1.82%) DNS
4 2 (1.82%) Internet
4 2 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 29 (26.36%) Redis
3 15 (13.64%) MongoDB
3 15 (13.64%) NoSQL
4 13 (11.82%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.45%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.64%) Big Data
8 2 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.82%) Mixpanel
8 2 (1.82%) MySQL
8 2 (1.82%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.91%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.91%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.91%) HBase
Development Applications
1 18 (16.36%) Jenkins
2 13 (11.82%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (4.55%) WebDriver
5 4 (3.64%) RSpec
6 3 (2.73%) Travis CI
6 3 (2.73%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.82%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.82%) JIRA
8 1 (0.91%) Ant
8 1 (0.91%) Gatling
8 1 (0.91%) Geb
8 1 (0.91%) git-flow
8 1 (0.91%) Grunt
8 1 (0.91%) gulp
8 1 (0.91%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.91%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.91%) Protractor
8 1 (0.91%) Spock
8 1 (0.91%) webpack
General
1 34 (30.91%) Finance
2 11 (10.00%) Banking
3 4 (3.64%) Marketing
4 3 (2.73%) Games
5 2 (1.82%) Publishing
5 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Electronics
6 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (44.55%) Developer
2 28 (25.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (18.18%) Architect
4 19 (17.27%) Java Engineer
5 18 (16.36%) Cloud Engineer
6 14 (12.73%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 14 (12.73%) Software Engineer
7 13 (11.82%) Java Developer
8 12 (10.91%) Ruby Developer
9 9 (8.18%) Cloud Developer
9 9 (8.18%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (8.18%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 9 (8.18%) Software Developer
9 9 (8.18%) Technical Architect
10 7 (6.36%) Ruby Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) Cloud Software Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (4.55%) Senior Developer
12 4 (3.64%) Salesforce.com Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (46.36%) Web Services
2 34 (30.91%) RabbitMQ
3 25 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
4 18 (16.36%) CSS
4 18 (16.36%) RESTful
5 17 (15.45%) HTML
6 16 (14.55%) Node.js
7 12 (10.91%) SOAP
8 11 (10.00%) REST
8 11 (10.00%) Visualforce
9 10 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 10 (9.09%) COM
10 9 (8.18%) Spring
11 8 (7.27%) Play Framework
12 7 (6.36%) JMS
13 6 (5.45%) HTML5
13 6 (5.45%) Sidekiq
14 5 (4.55%) CSS3
14 5 (4.55%) jQuery
14 5 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.82%) Mobile App
2 10 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.36%) Data Structures
4 6 (5.45%) Cloud Native
4 6 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.45%) User Experience
5 4 (3.64%) Minimum Viable Product
6 3 (2.73%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.73%) Clustering
6 3 (2.73%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.73%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.73%) VCE vBlock
7 2 (1.82%) IVR
7 2 (1.82%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.91%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (0.91%) Arduino
8 1 (0.91%) CUDA
8 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.91%) Kinect
8 1 (0.91%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.91%) Apple iOS
2 11 (10.00%) Android
3 10 (9.09%) Linux
4 3 (2.73%) CentOS
4 3 (2.73%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.73%) Unix
5 1 (0.91%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (51.82%) DevOps
2 51 (46.36%) Continuous Delivery
3 48 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (43.64%) TDD
4 37 (33.64%) Software Engineering
5 16 (14.55%) CRM
6 15 (13.64%) Microservices
7 14 (12.73%) High Availability
8 13 (11.82%) Data Modelling
9 12 (10.91%) Use Case
10 11 (10.00%) Automated Testing
10 11 (10.00%) ETL
10 11 (10.00%) Migration
11 10 (9.09%) ERP
11 10 (9.09%) SOA
12 9 (8.18%) Mentoring
12 9 (8.18%) Presales
13 8 (7.27%) Product Management
13 8 (7.27%) Prototyping
13 8 (7.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 68 (61.82%) Ruby
2 61 (55.45%) Java
3 36 (32.73%) Go
4 31 (28.18%) JavaScript
5 25 (22.73%) Bash Shell
6 23 (20.91%) Python
7 12 (10.91%) SQL
8 11 (10.00%) Apex Code
8 11 (10.00%) SOQL
9 9 (8.18%) Scala
10 5 (4.55%) PHP
11 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.82%) C#
13 1 (0.91%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.91%) Clojure
13 1 (0.91%) Groovy
13 1 (0.91%) Perl
13 1 (0.91%) R
13 1 (0.91%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 12 (10.91%) Degree
2 3 (2.73%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.91%) EMC Certification
4 1 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (27.27%) vSphere
2 22 (20.00%) Docker
3 3 (2.73%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.73%) vCloud
3 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.82%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.91%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (16.36%) Kubernetes
2 17 (15.45%) Puppet
3 14 (12.73%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (7.27%) Mesos
5 7 (6.36%) Ansible
6 5 (4.55%) Nagios
7 3 (2.73%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (2.73%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.91%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.91%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.91%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (16.36%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.09%) SAP
3 10 (9.09%) Siebel
4 8 (7.27%) VMware
5 4 (3.64%) Google
6 3 (2.73%) BMC
6 3 (2.73%) EMC
6 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.73%) Splunk
7 2 (1.82%) Conga
7 2 (1.82%) Informatica
7 2 (1.82%) Pardot
7 2 (1.82%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.82%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.91%) Adobe
8 1 (0.91%) Foundry
8 1 (0.91%) HP
8 1 (0.91%) New Relic
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