Period
to 18 January 2018

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 6 months to 18 January 2018 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
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 46 56
Contract jobs citing Heroku 0 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - 1.92% 0.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 21.43% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 3
Kent median daily rate - £613 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.36% -
South East median daily rate £550 £488 £415
% change year-on-year +12.82% +17.47% +13.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Heroku is in the Cloud Services category. The following 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.

All Cloud Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 77 42 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 14.45% 8.96% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 28 16
Kent median daily rate £453 £431 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.93% +1.47% +9.68%
10th Percentile £301 £321 £304
90th Percentile £673 £638 £593
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Kent median hourly rate £10.25 £19.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.05% -36.67% -
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £17.06 £16.50
% change year-on-year -9.14% +3.39% +29.41%

Heroku
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Heroku as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

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