Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 April 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 376 355 349
Rank change year-on-year -21 -6 +14
Contract jobs citing Heroku 6 1 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.036% 0.006% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.19% 0.055% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 40
South East median daily rate £550 - £550
10th Percentile £495 - £459
90th Percentile £596 - £753
England median daily rate £550 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +22.22% -14.29% +23.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £165.00 -

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 the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,152 1,816 1,542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.80% 11.61% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,909 1,139 996
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +7.59%
10th Percentile £300 £274 £288
90th Percentile £596 £601 £575
England median daily rate £480 £458 £450
% change year-on-year +4.92% +1.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 24 31
South East median hourly rate £18.11 £15.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.73% -26.83% +2.50%
10th Percentile £11.79 £12.91 £13.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £41.95 £60.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.86 £20.25
% change year-on-year +6.07% -6.89% -10.00%

Heroku
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Heroku as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Heroku in the South East

Heroku
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Heroku in the South East

Heroku
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -25 3 £570 -
Thames Valley - 3 £550 - 4
Berkshire - 3 £550 -
Heroku
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Heroku also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 2 (33.33%) Gatling
3 2 (33.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Mason
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Spock
4 1 (16.67%) Geb
4 1 (16.67%) LXC
4 1 (16.67%) AppDynamics
4 1 (16.67%) GitLab
4 1 (16.67%) Graphite
4 1 (16.67%) InfluxDB
4 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Ratpack
4 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
4 1 (16.67%) gulp
4 1 (16.67%) ES6
4 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus

Heroku
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Force.com
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) InfluxDB
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Gatling
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Geb
2 1 (16.67%) Gerrit
2 1 (16.67%) GitLab
2 1 (16.67%) Gradle
2 1 (16.67%) gulp
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) JMeter
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) Spock
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Salesforce Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce Solution Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Mason
1 2 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Dropwizard
2 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
2 1 (16.67%) Guice
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) OAuth
2 1 (16.67%) OAuth2
2 1 (16.67%) Ratpack
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
2 1 (16.67%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) OWASP
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) ES6
2 1 (16.67%) Groovy
2 1 (16.67%) Java 8
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
2 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) CFEngine
1 1 (16.67%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (16.67%) Graphite
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (16.67%) Mesos
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) AppDynamics
3 1 (16.67%) Marketo
3 1 (16.67%) New Relic
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk