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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Heroku
Rank 577 561 570
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Contract jobs citing Heroku 43 57 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.11% 0.054%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.88% 1.83% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 45 20
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £475 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £375 £418
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -10.17%
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
4913 3112 2085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.94% 6.22% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3489 2045 1355
Median daily rate £465 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 63 45
Median hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.80 £27.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £26.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-39.28% +73.33%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -28 22 £450 +5.88% 15
South East -2 14 £700 +86.66% 2
East of England - 3 £505 -
North West -8 2 - - 1
South West - 2 £313 -
East Midlands - 1 £425 -
Heroku
UK

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 94 (76.42%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (60.16%) Ruby
3 68 (55.28%) Java
4 64 (52.03%) DevOps
5 60 (48.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 59 (47.97%) Cloud Foundry
6 59 (47.97%) PaaS
7 57 (46.34%) TDD
8 55 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (44.72%) Web Services
9 52 (42.28%) Microsoft Azure
10 45 (36.59%) Software Engineering
11 44 (35.77%) OpenStack
12 41 (33.33%) Go
13 40 (32.52%) Apache Cassandra
14 39 (31.71%) RabbitMQ
15 35 (28.46%) vSphere
15 35 (28.46%) Finance
16 34 (27.64%) JavaScript
17 33 (26.83%) Redis
18 32 (26.02%) Bash Shell
19 25 (20.33%) CSS
19 25 (20.33%) Ruby on Rails
20 22 (17.89%) Python
21 21 (17.07%) HTML
21 21 (17.07%) Docker
22 18 (14.63%) Kubernetes
22 18 (14.63%) RESTful
22 18 (14.63%) Jenkins
22 18 (14.63%) MongoDB

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 59 (47.97%) Cloud Foundry
2 44 (35.77%) OpenStack
3 12 (9.76%) CMS
4 10 (8.13%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.63%) WordPress
6 1 (0.81%) Apache
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.81%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (8.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 94 (76.42%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (47.97%) PaaS
3 52 (42.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (9.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 12 (9.76%) Force.com
4 12 (9.76%) SaaS
5 6 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (4.88%) IaaS
6 5 (4.07%) GitHub
7 4 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.44%) Amazon S3
8 3 (2.44%) Engine Yard
8 3 (2.44%) Google Analytics
9 2 (1.63%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (1.63%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.81%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.81%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) Firewall
2 7 (5.69%) AMQP
3 3 (2.44%) HTTP
4 2 (1.63%) DNS
4 2 (1.63%) Internet
4 2 (1.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (32.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 33 (26.83%) Redis
3 18 (14.63%) MongoDB
4 17 (13.82%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (13.01%) NoSQL
6 10 (8.13%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (6.50%) Hadoop
8 6 (4.88%) MySQL
9 4 (3.25%) Big Data
9 4 (3.25%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.63%) Mixpanel
11 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.81%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.81%) HBase
Development Applications
1 18 (14.63%) Jenkins
2 15 (12.20%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (4.07%) RSpec
4 5 (4.07%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.44%) JIRA
5 3 (2.44%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.63%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.63%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.81%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.81%) Gatling
7 1 (0.81%) Geb
7 1 (0.81%) git-flow
7 1 (0.81%) Gradle
7 1 (0.81%) Grunt
7 1 (0.81%) gulp
7 1 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.81%) Protractor
7 1 (0.81%) Spock
7 1 (0.81%) webpack
General
1 35 (28.46%) Finance
2 11 (8.94%) Banking
3 4 (3.25%) Games
4 3 (2.44%) Marketing
5 2 (1.63%) Publishing
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 63 (51.22%) Developer
2 32 (26.02%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (16.26%) Architect
3 20 (16.26%) Java Engineer
4 19 (15.45%) Cloud Engineer
5 16 (13.01%) Software Engineer
6 15 (12.20%) Java Developer
7 14 (11.38%) Software Developer
8 13 (10.57%) Ruby Developer
8 13 (10.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 10 (8.13%) Cloud Developer
10 9 (7.32%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (7.32%) Salesforce.com Architect
10 9 (7.32%) Senior Developer
10 9 (7.32%) Technical Architect
11 8 (6.50%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (5.69%) Agile Developer
12 7 (5.69%) Ruby Engineer
13 6 (4.88%) Java Software Developer
14 5 (4.07%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (44.72%) Web Services
2 39 (31.71%) RabbitMQ
3 25 (20.33%) CSS
3 25 (20.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 21 (17.07%) HTML
5 18 (14.63%) RESTful
6 15 (12.20%) Node.js
7 13 (10.57%) AngularJS
8 11 (8.94%) Visualforce
9 10 (8.13%) COM
9 10 (8.13%) SOAP
10 9 (7.32%) REST
10 9 (7.32%) Sidekiq
10 9 (7.32%) Spring
11 8 (6.50%) Play Framework
12 7 (5.69%) Akka
12 7 (5.69%) JMS
13 6 (4.88%) HTML5
14 5 (4.07%) Backbone.js
14 5 (4.07%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.94%) Mobile App
2 10 (8.13%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.69%) Data Structures
4 6 (4.88%) Cloud Native
4 6 (4.88%) User Experience
5 4 (3.25%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.25%) Minimum Viable Product
6 3 (2.44%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.44%) Clustering
6 3 (2.44%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.44%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.44%) VCE vBlock
7 2 (1.63%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.81%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (0.81%) Arduino
8 1 (0.81%) CUDA
8 1 (0.81%) Kinect
8 1 (0.81%) Neural Network
8 1 (0.81%) Statistics
8 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.76%) Apple iOS
2 11 (8.94%) Android
2 11 (8.94%) Linux
3 5 (4.07%) Unix
4 3 (2.44%) CentOS
4 3 (2.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.81%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (52.03%) DevOps
2 60 (48.78%) Continuous Delivery
3 57 (46.34%) TDD
4 55 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (36.59%) Software Engineering
6 15 (12.20%) Microservices
7 12 (9.76%) CRM
7 12 (9.76%) High Availability
7 12 (9.76%) Use Case
8 11 (8.94%) Automated Testing
8 11 (8.94%) Data Modelling
8 11 (8.94%) ETL
8 11 (8.94%) Migration
8 11 (8.94%) Pair Programming
8 11 (8.94%) Product Management
9 10 (8.13%) E-Commerce
9 10 (8.13%) ERP
10 9 (7.32%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.32%) Presales
11 8 (6.50%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 74 (60.16%) Ruby
2 68 (55.28%) Java
3 41 (33.33%) Go
4 34 (27.64%) JavaScript
5 32 (26.02%) Bash Shell
6 22 (17.89%) Python
7 12 (9.76%) Scala
7 12 (9.76%) SQL
8 11 (8.94%) Apex Code
8 11 (8.94%) SOQL
9 7 (5.69%) PHP
10 5 (4.07%) C#
11 3 (2.44%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.63%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.81%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.81%) Clojure
13 1 (0.81%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.81%) Groovy
13 1 (0.81%) R
13 1 (0.81%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.13%) Degree
2 3 (2.44%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) EMC Certification
4 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (28.46%) vSphere
2 21 (17.07%) Docker
3 5 (4.07%) vCloud
4 3 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (14.63%) Kubernetes
2 15 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (12.20%) Puppet
3 6 (4.88%) Mesos
4 5 (4.07%) Ansible
4 5 (4.07%) Nagios
5 3 (2.44%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (2.44%) Cobbler
5 3 (2.44%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (2.44%) OpenView
6 1 (0.81%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 15 (12.20%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.13%) SAP
3 10 (8.13%) Siebel
3 10 (8.13%) VMware
4 5 (4.07%) Splunk
5 4 (3.25%) Google
6 3 (2.44%) BMC
6 3 (2.44%) EMC
6 3 (2.44%) HP
6 3 (2.44%) New Relic
6 3 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.63%) Adobe
8 1 (0.81%) Foundry
8 1 (0.81%) Rackspace
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