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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Heroku
South East / Kent
Rank - 34 -
Contract jobs citing Heroku 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.94% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £573 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £365
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +23.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
30 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.81% 4.72% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 3
Median daily rate £375 £575 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% +53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £410 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £404 £412
% change year-on-year
+5.32% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
1 9 (100.00%) PaaS
1 9 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (100.00%) Go
1 9 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (88.89%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (88.89%) Redis
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (88.89%) vSphere
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
3 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 7 (77.78%) OpenStack
4 6 (66.67%) DevOps
5 4 (44.44%) Extreme Programming
6 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
7 1 (11.11%) Summit

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 9 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (77.78%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) PaaS
2 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (88.89%) Redis
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Cloud Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (100.00%) Go
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) vSphere