The table below looks at the statistics for Heroku skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Heroku
England / West Midlands
Rank 120 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Heroku 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% 0.19% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.40% 2.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £375 £510 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £510 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +36.00%
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 West Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
247 205 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.30% 7.77% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 126 26
Median daily rate £425 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 12
Median hourly rate £11.50 £13.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% -48.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -8.25%

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Heroku Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Heroku
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Heroku Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Heroku
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Coventry - 1 £375 -
Heroku
England

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 3 (75.00%) GIS
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Visualforce
2 2 (50.00%) Apex Code
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) WCAG
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) JPA
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) .NET

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) JPA
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) LESS
2 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Apex Code
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft