The table below looks at the statistics for Heroku skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Heroku
UK
Rank 531 555 570
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +15
Contract jobs citing Heroku 55 67 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.098%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.99% 1.69% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 57 38
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £318 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £560 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £510 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £165.00 - -
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 across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5547 3973 2533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.45% 7.66% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3938 2789 1627
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 62 91
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.66 £100.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-17.92% -8.25%

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Heroku Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Heroku
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Heroku within the UK.

Heroku Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Heroku
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Heroku within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Heroku Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Heroku
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
England +42 55 £450 - 14
London +22 45 £463 +5.65% 11
North West +34 4 £400 -
Manchester +18 4 £400 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 - -
City of London +8 2 £375 -28.57%
Surrey +12 1 - - 1
South East +10 1 - - 2
West Midlands +6 1 £375 -26.47%
Coventry - 1 £375 -

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 with a requirement for Heroku.

1 89 (72.95%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (51.64%) Ruby
3 56 (45.90%) Docker
4 55 (45.08%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (39.34%) JavaScript
6 40 (32.79%) Java
6 40 (32.79%) PostgreSQL
6 40 (32.79%) REST
7 35 (28.69%) BDD
7 35 (28.69%) DevOps
7 35 (28.69%) HTML
7 35 (28.69%) Software Engineering
8 34 (27.87%) Ruby on Rails
8 34 (27.87%) CSS
9 31 (25.41%) Web Services
9 31 (25.41%) PaaS
10 30 (24.59%) Ember.js
10 30 (24.59%) Cloud Foundry
11 29 (23.77%) AngularJS
11 29 (23.77%) TDD
12 28 (22.95%) Opscode Chef
12 28 (22.95%) GitHub
13 27 (22.13%) Microsoft Azure
14 26 (21.31%) React
15 25 (20.49%) Vagrant
16 22 (18.03%) Computer Science
16 22 (18.03%) Degree
16 22 (18.03%) Scrum
17 21 (17.21%) Bash Shell
17 21 (17.21%) Open Source

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills 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 30 (24.59%) Cloud Foundry
2 21 (17.21%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.82%) CloudStack
3 1 (0.82%) Confluence
3 1 (0.82%) IIS
3 1 (0.82%) Jetty
3 1 (0.82%) Mongrel
3 1 (0.82%) nginx
3 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.82%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 89 (72.95%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (25.41%) PaaS
3 28 (22.95%) GitHub
4 27 (22.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (9.02%) OpenShift
6 6 (4.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (3.28%) Datadog
7 4 (3.28%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.64%) IaaS
9 1 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.82%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.82%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.82%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.82%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.48%) Internet
2 4 (3.28%) DNS
3 2 (1.64%) Firewall
4 1 (0.82%) HTTP
4 1 (0.82%) Skype
4 1 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (32.79%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (11.48%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (11.48%) Redis
3 13 (10.66%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.92%) MySQL
5 5 (4.10%) Big Data
6 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.46%) GIS
8 2 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (20.49%) Vagrant
2 18 (14.75%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.84%) Cucumber
3 12 (9.84%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.92%) Travis CI
5 4 (3.28%) Bitbucket
5 4 (3.28%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.28%) git-flow
5 4 (3.28%) Gradle
5 4 (3.28%) IntelliJ
6 3 (2.46%) JIRA
6 3 (2.46%) RSpec
7 2 (1.64%) CircleCI
7 2 (1.64%) gulp
7 2 (1.64%) Mocha
8 1 (0.82%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.82%) Bundler
8 1 (0.82%) Capybara
8 1 (0.82%) GoCD
8 1 (0.82%) Grunt
General
1 13 (10.66%) Finance
2 7 (5.74%) Marketing
2 7 (5.74%) Publishing
3 5 (4.10%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.28%) Banking
5 3 (2.46%) Electronics
5 3 (2.46%) Games
5 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 82 (67.21%) Developer
2 27 (22.13%) JavaScript Developer
3 23 (18.85%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 18 (14.75%) Java Developer
5 17 (13.93%) Software Engineer
6 14 (11.48%) AWS Developer
7 13 (10.66%) AWS Engineer
7 13 (10.66%) Ruby Developer
8 12 (9.84%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 11 (9.02%) JavaScript Engineer
10 10 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (8.20%) Node.js Developer
11 9 (7.38%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (7.38%) Salesforce Developer
12 8 (6.56%) Agile Developer
12 8 (6.56%) AWS Software Engineer
12 8 (6.56%) Python Developer
13 7 (5.74%) Cloud Engineer
13 7 (5.74%) Senior Developer
14 6 (4.92%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (32.79%) REST
2 35 (28.69%) HTML
3 34 (27.87%) CSS
3 34 (27.87%) Ruby on Rails
4 31 (25.41%) Web Services
5 30 (24.59%) Ember.js
6 29 (23.77%) AngularJS
7 26 (21.31%) React
8 19 (15.57%) Node.js
9 17 (13.93%) RESTful
10 16 (13.11%) Backbone.js
11 14 (11.48%) Ajax
11 14 (11.48%) RabbitMQ
12 11 (9.02%) Sass
13 10 (8.20%) HTML5
14 9 (7.38%) Express
14 9 (7.38%) MEAN Stack
14 9 (7.38%) Meteor
15 8 (6.56%) jQuery
16 6 (4.92%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.03%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.66%) Data Centre
3 12 (9.84%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (4.92%) User Experience
5 5 (4.10%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.64%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.82%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.82%) Fintech
7 1 (0.82%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.84%) Linux
2 9 (7.38%) Unix
3 5 (4.10%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.46%) Android
5 2 (1.64%) AIX
5 2 (1.64%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.64%) Windows
6 1 (0.82%) CentOS
6 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (45.08%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (28.69%) BDD
2 35 (28.69%) DevOps
2 35 (28.69%) Software Engineering
3 29 (23.77%) TDD
4 22 (18.03%) Scrum
5 21 (17.21%) Open Source
6 19 (15.57%) Kanban
7 18 (14.75%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (12.30%) Microservices
9 14 (11.48%) Scrum-ban
10 12 (9.84%) Analytics
10 12 (9.84%) Mentoring
11 9 (7.38%) Configuration Management
11 9 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.92%) Service Design
13 5 (4.10%) ATDD
13 5 (4.10%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (4.10%) Pair Programming
13 5 (4.10%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 63 (51.64%) Ruby
2 48 (39.34%) JavaScript
3 40 (32.79%) Java
4 21 (17.21%) Bash Shell
5 20 (16.39%) Go
5 20 (16.39%) Python
6 6 (4.92%) Apex Code
6 6 (4.92%) Scala
7 5 (4.10%) SQL
8 4 (3.28%) C++
9 3 (2.46%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.46%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.82%) C
10 1 (0.82%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.82%) Perl
10 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (18.03%) Degree
2 10 (8.20%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.46%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.84%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.82%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) WCAG
System Software
1 56 (45.90%) Docker
2 20 (16.39%) Virtual Machines
3 18 (14.75%) vSphere
4 4 (3.28%) vCloud
4 4 (3.28%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.82%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (22.95%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (13.11%) Puppet
3 15 (12.30%) Ansible
4 8 (6.56%) Graphite
5 6 (4.92%) Kubernetes
5 6 (4.92%) Packer
5 6 (4.92%) Terraform
6 4 (3.28%) Cacti
6 4 (3.28%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (3.28%) Ganglia
6 4 (3.28%) Hyperic
6 4 (3.28%) logstash
6 4 (3.28%) Nagios
7 2 (1.64%) Capistrano
7 2 (1.64%) Mesos
Vendors
1 10 (8.20%) Salesforce.com
1 10 (8.20%) VMware
2 9 (7.38%) WorldPay
3 8 (6.56%) Splunk
4 5 (4.10%) Google
5 4 (3.28%) Apigee
5 4 (3.28%) New Relic
5 4 (3.28%) Software AG
6 3 (2.46%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 3 (2.46%) SAP
7 2 (1.64%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.82%) Apple
8 1 (0.82%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.82%) Jitterbit
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle
8 1 (0.82%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.82%) Telerik
8 1 (0.82%) Xamarin
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Alliance Consulting
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