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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Heroku
Rank 256 - 234
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Heroku 11 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% - 0.024%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.62% - 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £424 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.50% +21.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
420 260 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 4.17% 2.67% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 148 109
Average daily rate £410 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 7 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £10.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.90% -33.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £8.03 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.50 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -16.12%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Heroku across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Heroku Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 2015. 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
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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
Hampshire - 8 £356 -
Berkshire - 3 £375 - 1
Surrey - - - -
Heroku
England

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 24 (96.00%) Python
2 22 (88.00%) Git (software)
3 21 (84.00%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (76.00%) Ruby
4 19 (76.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 18 (72.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 18 (72.00%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (72.00%) PowerShell
5 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (72.00%) Mac OS X
5 18 (72.00%) Shell Script
5 18 (72.00%) Configuration Management
5 18 (72.00%) UNIX
5 18 (72.00%) Windows
5 18 (72.00%) Linux
5 18 (72.00%) Puppet
5 18 (72.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (72.00%) Jenkins
5 18 (72.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (52.00%) Golang
7 6 (24.00%) Django
8 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (16.00%) Subversion
10 3 (12.00%) Google
10 3 (12.00%) Web Development
10 3 (12.00%) Android
10 3 (12.00%) Time Management
10 3 (12.00%) Games
10 3 (12.00%) CSS
10 3 (12.00%) Web Services

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 21 (84.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (12.00%) PaaS
4 2 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (8.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (8.00%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (88.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (72.00%) Jenkins
2 18 (72.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (16.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.00%) Xcode
4 1 (4.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (12.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Android Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Python/Django Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Python Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Python Web Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (24.00%) Django
3 3 (12.00%) HTML
3 3 (12.00%) CSS
3 3 (12.00%) Web Services
3 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (8.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) iOS SDK
5 1 (4.00%) CSS3
5 1 (4.00%) PhoneGap
5 1 (4.00%) JSON
5 1 (4.00%) D3.js
5 1 (4.00%) Sass
5 1 (4.00%) Android SDK
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) UNIX
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
1 18 (72.00%) Linux
1 18 (72.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (12.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Continuous Integration
1 18 (72.00%) Configuration Management
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (72.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (12.00%) Web Development
2 3 (12.00%) Time Management
2 3 (12.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 3 (12.00%) Data Transformation
2 3 (12.00%) Android Development
2 3 (12.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Python
2 19 (76.00%) Ruby
3 18 (72.00%) PowerShell
3 18 (72.00%) Shell Script
4 13 (52.00%) Golang
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.00%) SQL
7 1 (4.00%) C#
7 1 (4.00%) Java
7 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
Systems Management
1 18 (72.00%) Puppet
2 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Google