Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 23 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 190 217
Rank change year-on-year +16 +27 -40
Contract jobs citing Heroku 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.021% 0.050%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.33% 0.22% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £625 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +150.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £363 £613 £220
90th Percentile £566 £638 £375
England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.82% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 603 450 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.46% 9.26% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 319 227
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.94% +15.71%
10th Percentile £210 £263 £304
90th Percentile £600 £575 £570
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.43% +8.06% -
10th Percentile £10.95 £10.35 £10.55
90th Percentile £23.10 £73.25 £123.50
England median hourly rate £18.63 £19.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year -1.97% -12.20% -3.82%

Heroku
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Heroku in Yorkshire

Heroku
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Heroku in Yorkshire

Heroku
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Heroku in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Heroku in Yorkshire

Heroku
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
West Yorkshire +13 8 £500 -20.00% 1
Heroku
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (75.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (75.00%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) HTTP
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (50.00%) Nagios
3 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (50.00%) CentOS
3 4 (50.00%) Opsview
3 4 (50.00%) Node.js
3 4 (50.00%) Microservices
3 4 (50.00%) Graphite
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) OOP
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) JMeter
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

Heroku
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 6 (75.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (25.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) Gatling
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Hudson
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) JMeter
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Azure DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Java Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Nagios Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) UI Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) CentOS
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Microservices
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) OOP
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Scala
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Graphite
1 4 (50.00%) Nagios
1 4 (50.00%) Opsview
2 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat