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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Heroku
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Heroku 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Cloud Services category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -22.22%
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 West Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
111 61 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.61% 2.48% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 38 21
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £518 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £16.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.53% +30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+45.16% -53.03%

Heroku
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) LESS
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) LESS
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google