The table below looks at the statistics for Heroku skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Heroku
Rank - - 129
Contract jobs citing Heroku 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.079%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £375 £424
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -11.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
225 112 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.68% 3.83% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 72 24
Average daily rate £475 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.10 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Heroku across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Heroku Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Heroku
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Heroku Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Heroku
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Handlebars
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Handlebars
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby