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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Heroku
Rank 251 262 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Heroku 15 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.095% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.85% 1.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 0
Median daily rate £700 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £700 £375 £418
% change year-on-year
+86.66% -10.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Heroku
England

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
811 557 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.21% 5.90% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 335 191
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £264 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £393 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.64% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 9
Median hourly rate £19.61 £35.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.97% +218.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.14 £12.00 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £27.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-42.60% +83.33%

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
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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent - 13 £750 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £425 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £425 - 1
Surrey - 1 £425 -
Heroku
England

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 33 (91.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 31 (86.11%) PaaS
3 28 (77.78%) Continuous Delivery
4 27 (75.00%) DevOps
4 27 (75.00%) Java
4 27 (75.00%) Ruby
5 26 (72.22%) Amazon AWS
6 25 (69.44%) RabbitMQ
6 25 (69.44%) TDD
7 24 (66.67%) Software Engineering
7 24 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 24 (66.67%) OpenStack
7 24 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 24 (66.67%) Go
8 22 (61.11%) Bash Shell
9 20 (55.56%) Finance
10 18 (50.00%) vSphere
10 18 (50.00%) Redis
11 17 (47.22%) Web Services
12 14 (38.89%) Docker
13 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
14 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (33.33%) Kubernetes
15 11 (30.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (27.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 9 (25.00%) NoSQL
18 7 (19.44%) Ruby on Rails
18 7 (19.44%) AMQP
18 7 (19.44%) VMware
18 7 (19.44%) JMS

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 33 (91.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 24 (66.67%) OpenStack
3 6 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 31 (86.11%) PaaS
2 26 (72.22%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (27.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (8.33%) IaaS
6 2 (5.56%) Force.com
6 2 (5.56%) SaaS
7 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
7 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.78%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (2.78%) Engine Yard
7 1 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) AMQP
2 3 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 18 (50.00%) Redis
3 9 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 4 (11.11%) Neo4j
6 2 (5.56%) Big Data
7 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.78%) Couchbase
7 1 (2.78%) MySQL
7 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
2 11 (30.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (8.33%) JIRA
4 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.78%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.78%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (55.56%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) Software Engineer
4 12 (33.33%) Java Engineer
5 11 (30.56%) Java Developer
6 9 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (19.44%) Cloud Developer
8 6 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (13.89%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
10 4 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 4 (11.11%) Ruby Engineer
11 3 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
12 2 (5.56%) Architect
12 2 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
12 2 (5.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
12 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
12 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (69.44%) RabbitMQ
2 17 (47.22%) Web Services
3 7 (19.44%) JMS
3 7 (19.44%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (16.67%) Spring
5 5 (13.89%) Kafka
6 2 (5.56%) Mason
7 1 (2.78%) Akka
7 1 (2.78%) MCollective
7 1 (2.78%) Play Framework
7 1 (2.78%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Cloud Native
2 2 (5.56%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) CentOS
2 1 (2.78%) CoreOS
2 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Continuous Delivery
2 27 (75.00%) DevOps
3 25 (69.44%) TDD
4 24 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (19.44%) Microservices
7 6 (16.67%) High Availability
7 6 (16.67%) SOA
8 4 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
9 3 (8.33%) Analytics
9 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.33%) Pair Programming
10 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
10 2 (5.56%) Investment Management
10 2 (5.56%) Release Management
11 1 (2.78%) SDLC
11 1 (2.78%) Software Delivery
11 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
11 1 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) Java
1 27 (75.00%) Ruby
2 24 (66.67%) Go
3 22 (61.11%) Bash Shell
4 6 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) AWS Certification
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (50.00%) vSphere
2 14 (38.89%) Docker
3 4 (11.11%) vCloud
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 3 (8.33%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (8.33%) OpenView
2 3 (8.33%) Puppet
3 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.78%) Ansible
4 1 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.78%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.78%) Mesos
4 1 (2.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) VMware
2 3 (8.33%) HP
2 3 (8.33%) New Relic
2 3 (8.33%) Splunk
3 2 (5.56%) EMC
3 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) BMC
4 1 (2.78%) Foundry
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat