The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Heroku skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Heroku
South East / Kent
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 38 -
Contract jobs citing Heroku 0 24 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - 5.11% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 40.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 22 0
Median daily rate - £675 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £550 £375
% change year-on-year -31.81% +46.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Heroku is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 14 59 2
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 4.52% 12.55% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 50 2
Median daily rate £401 £625 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.92% +45.34%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £435 £400
% change year-on-year +0.57% +8.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -6.17% -19.00%  

Heroku
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Heroku as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Heroku in Kent

Heroku
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Heroku in Kent