The table below looks at the statistics for Heroku skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Heroku
Rank 185 206 197
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing Heroku 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.091% 0.047% 0.032%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.91% 1.49% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
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£575 £375 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £424 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.50% +21.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
262 201 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.79% 3.12% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 149 96
Average daily rate £425 £409 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% -3.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -16.12%

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Heroku across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Heroku Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Heroku
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Heroku across the City of London region.

Heroku Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Heroku
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Heroku across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Heroku Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Heroku also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Heroku.

1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Force.com
2 3 (60.00%) Visualforce
2 3 (60.00%) Apex Code
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) DHTML
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Informatica
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Heroku also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Heroku. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Force.com
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (20.00%) CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Visualforce
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) DHTML
3 1 (20.00%) Celery
3 1 (20.00%) Django
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) IVR
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (40.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (20.00%) Pardot
3 1 (20.00%) ExactTarget
3 1 (20.00%) Conga
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