The table below looks at the statistics for Heroku skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Heroku
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Heroku 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.69% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.06% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £750 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £344
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Heroku
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Cloud Services Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
33 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.38% 5.80% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 4
Median daily rate £500 £258 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+94.17% -63.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £145 £625
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,000 £471 £710
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-29.54% +29.41%

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Heroku as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Heroku Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Heroku
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Heroku across the Kent region.

Heroku Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 25 (100.00%) PaaS
1 25 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 24 (96.00%) Java
3 23 (92.00%) RabbitMQ
3 23 (92.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 22 (88.00%) Go
4 22 (88.00%) TDD
4 22 (88.00%) Ruby
4 22 (88.00%) Software Engineering
5 21 (84.00%) DevOps
6 19 (76.00%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (72.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (72.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (72.00%) OpenStack
8 16 (64.00%) Redis
8 16 (64.00%) vSphere
8 16 (64.00%) Bash Shell
9 15 (60.00%) Finance
10 14 (56.00%) Web Services
11 10 (40.00%) Docker
12 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
12 9 (36.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (36.00%) Kubernetes
13 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (28.00%) AMQP
14 7 (28.00%) NoSQL
14 7 (28.00%) Ruby on Rails
14 7 (28.00%) JMS
14 7 (28.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 7 (28.00%) Microservices

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 25 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 18 (72.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 25 (100.00%) PaaS
2 19 (76.00%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (72.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (28.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) AMQP
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (64.00%) Redis
3 7 (28.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) Developer
3 11 (44.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (44.00%) Java Engineer
4 9 (36.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (36.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (32.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (24.00%) Cloud Developer
7 5 (20.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 5 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (16.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (16.00%) Ruby Engineer
8 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
9 2 (8.00%) Ruby Developer
10 1 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
10 1 (4.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
10 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Engineer
10 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) RabbitMQ
2 14 (56.00%) Web Services
3 7 (28.00%) JMS
3 7 (28.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (24.00%) Spring
5 2 (8.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 22 (88.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (88.00%) TDD
3 21 (84.00%) DevOps
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) Microservices
6 6 (24.00%) High Availability
6 6 (24.00%) SOA
7 3 (12.00%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (12.00%) Pair Programming
8 2 (8.00%) Investment Management
8 2 (8.00%) Release Management
9 1 (4.00%) Analytics
9 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Java
2 22 (88.00%) Go
2 22 (88.00%) Ruby
3 16 (64.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.00%) Python
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) vSphere
2 10 (40.00%) Docker
3 2 (8.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (4.00%) OpenView
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Foundry
1 1 (4.00%) HP
1 1 (4.00%) New Relic
1 1 (4.00%) Splunk
1 1 (4.00%) VMware