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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Heroku
Rank 152 - 203
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Heroku 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% - 0.050%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.48% - 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £550 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £213
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +76.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Heroku
London

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
209 263 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.64% 5.12% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 198 102
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £29.64 £17.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.98% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (60.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Redis
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (40.00%) RSpec
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (20.00%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) CloudFront
2 1 (20.00%) GitHub
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Redis
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) CloverETL
2 1 (20.00%) HSQLDB
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) RSpec
3 1 (20.00%) Capybara
3 1 (20.00%) git-flow
3 1 (20.00%) Grunt
3 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Mocha
3 1 (20.00%) RubyGems
3 1 (20.00%) Yeoman
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior ETL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Commons
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (20.00%) JPA
3 1 (20.00%) React
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (20.00%) Thymeleaf
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) API Design
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (20.00%) Go
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Akamai
1 1 (20.00%) Facebook
1 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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