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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Heroku
London / City of London
Rank 149 149 194
Rank change year-on-year
0 +45
Contract jobs citing Heroku 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.067% 0.063% 0.019%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.49% 0.84% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £375 £525 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +25.74%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £510 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
412 239 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.88% 7.57% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 193 213
Median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £19.16 £29.64 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.36% +66.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Heroku as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Celery
2 1 (33.33%) Fintech
2 1 (33.33%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Redis
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Go
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Chief Technology Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Celery
1 1 (33.33%) Django
1 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fintech
1 1 (33.33%) Minimum Viable Product
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Go
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere