The first table below looks at the demand for Heroku skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the South East region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Heroku
Rank - 233 -
Contract jobs citing Heroku 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.024% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+21.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
253 182 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.56% 2.14% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 100 58
Average daily rate £413 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
Average hourly rate £10.25 £15.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.87% -61.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
Heroku
England

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Heroku
England

Heroku
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Django
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Sinatra
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Python Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Django
1 1 (50.00%) Sinatra
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef