Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 371 364 389
Rank change year-on-year -7 +25 -19
Contract jobs citing Heroku 6 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.036% 0.11% 0.031%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.21% 0.90% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 5
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +46.15% +1.96%
10th Percentile £430 £398 £278
90th Percentile £520 £638 £395
England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2902 2004 1352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.23% 11.94% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1804 1283 814
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% -1.49%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £575 £588 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 34 33
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.59% +14.06% +11.30%
10th Percentile £10.63 £12.09 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.31 £56.75 £38.95
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.61 £21.64
% change year-on-year +1.99% -9.38% +20.22%

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 17 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -6 6 £475 - 1
Oxfordshire +1 4 £450 -5.26%
Berkshire - 2 £500 -
Heroku
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Heroku also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 4 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (16.67%) Facebook
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Express
4 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) PaaS
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (16.67%) Gerrit
4 1 (16.67%) Sinatra
4 1 (16.67%) Active Record
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Splunk
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) CFEngine
4 1 (16.67%) Twilio
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (16.67%) New Relic

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%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Firebase
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) 3GPP
1 1 (16.67%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) SMPP
1 1 (16.67%) SS7
1 1 (16.67%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) InfluxDB
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
1 1 (16.67%) Gerrit
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Core Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Express
2 1 (16.67%) Google Maps API
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) Sinatra
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Active Record
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) CFEngine
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 1 (16.67%) AppDynamics
1 1 (16.67%) Facebook
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) New Relic
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk