The table below looks at the statistics for Heroku skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Heroku
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Heroku 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.58% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.81% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £213
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +76.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
21 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 6.62% 1.83% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 4
Average daily rate £550 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Heroku across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tonbridge - 1 £625 - 1
Heroku
South East

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing Heroku also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Heroku.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) PaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (60.00%) Redis
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (40.00%) New Relic
4 2 (40.00%) Docker
4 2 (40.00%) vCloud
4 2 (40.00%) Neo4j
4 2 (40.00%) Kafka
4 2 (40.00%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Splunk
4 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (40.00%) Hadoop

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing Heroku also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Heroku. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (60.00%) Redis
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Kafka
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Go
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (40.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) New Relic
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
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