The table below looks at the statistics for Heroku skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Heroku
England / South East
Rank - 245 239
Contract jobs citing Heroku 0 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.096% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 1.31% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 11
Median daily rate - £550 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £370
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +21.62%
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 South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
742 610 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.37% 7.30% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 403 257
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 £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £28.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.42% +180.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £14.40 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.33 £60.00 £14.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +13.88%

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Heroku Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Heroku
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Heroku Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 13 (92.86%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (85.71%) Web Services
2 12 (85.71%) Ruby
3 10 (71.43%) TDD
3 10 (71.43%) Java
3 10 (71.43%) PaaS
3 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 10 (71.43%) Go
3 10 (71.43%) Cloud Foundry
4 9 (64.29%) Redis
4 9 (64.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (64.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (64.29%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (64.29%) vSphere
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
5 8 (57.14%) OpenStack
6 7 (50.00%) DevOps
6 7 (50.00%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 4 (28.57%) Open Source
7 4 (28.57%) Node.js
7 4 (28.57%) REST
7 4 (28.57%) BDD
7 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
7 4 (28.57%) React
7 4 (28.57%) Meteor
7 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
7 4 (28.57%) GitHub

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (71.43%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (57.14%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 13 (92.86%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (71.43%) PaaS
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (28.57%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (64.29%) Redis
2 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Angular Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Node.js Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Cloud Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Web Services
2 9 (64.29%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 4 (28.57%) Ember.js
3 4 (28.57%) Express
3 4 (28.57%) MEAN Stack
3 4 (28.57%) Meteor
3 4 (28.57%) Node.js
3 4 (28.57%) React
3 4 (28.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 7 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 4 (28.57%) Extreme Programming
4 4 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Ruby
2 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 10 (71.43%) Go
2 10 (71.43%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) vSphere
2 4 (28.57%) Docker
2 4 (28.57%) Virtual Machines