The table below looks at the statistics for Heroku skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Heroku
Rank 393 378 412
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +34
Contract jobs citing Heroku 24 42 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.19% 0.081%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.99% 2.69% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 18
Median daily rate £550 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £388 £418
% change year-on-year
+41.93% -7.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Heroku
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2414 1564 1169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.14% 6.91% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1761 1047 825
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 28 13
Median hourly rate £26.00 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £17.50 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.78 £40.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-25.78% +96.07%

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Heroku as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Heroku Jobs Demand Trend in London

Heroku
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Heroku Daily Rate Trend in London

Heroku
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Heroku across the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Heroku Daily Rate Histogram in London

Heroku
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +44 12 £550 +29.41% 3
Heroku
England

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for Heroku.

1 54 (83.08%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (69.23%) Ruby
3 36 (55.38%) TDD
4 31 (47.69%) DevOps
5 29 (44.62%) Java
6 28 (43.08%) Continuous Delivery
7 27 (41.54%) JavaScript
7 27 (41.54%) Web Services
7 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (38.46%) CSS
9 23 (35.38%) Ruby on Rails
9 23 (35.38%) Microsoft Azure
10 22 (33.85%) PaaS
10 22 (33.85%) Software Engineering
11 20 (30.77%) HTML
12 18 (27.69%) Cloud Foundry
12 18 (27.69%) OpenStack
13 17 (26.15%) Go
13 17 (26.15%) vSphere
13 17 (26.15%) Apache Cassandra
14 16 (24.62%) Finance
15 14 (21.54%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (21.54%) RabbitMQ
15 14 (21.54%) Redis
16 13 (20.00%) E-Commerce
17 12 (18.46%) BDD
17 12 (18.46%) Opscode Chef
18 11 (16.92%) AngularJS
18 11 (16.92%) MongoDB
18 11 (16.92%) Scala

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in 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 18 (27.69%) Cloud Foundry
1 18 (27.69%) OpenStack
2 3 (4.62%) Node.js
2 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.08%) Apache Pig
3 2 (3.08%) CMS
3 2 (3.08%) DNN
3 2 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.08%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 54 (83.08%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (35.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (33.85%) PaaS
4 10 (15.38%) SaaS
5 5 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (6.15%) GitHub
7 3 (4.62%) Amazon S3
7 3 (4.62%) IaaS
8 2 (3.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.54%) Force.com
9 1 (1.54%) Google Analytics
9 1 (1.54%) Google App Engine
9 1 (1.54%) Google Apps
9 1 (1.54%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) HTTP
2 2 (3.08%) DNS
2 2 (3.08%) LDAP
3 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.15%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (21.54%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (21.54%) Redis
3 11 (16.92%) MongoDB
4 7 (10.77%) MySQL
5 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.08%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.08%) Big Data
6 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.08%) HBase
7 1 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
1 8 (12.31%) RSpec
2 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.54%) Ant
4 1 (1.54%) Capybara
4 1 (1.54%) Gatling
4 1 (1.54%) Geb
4 1 (1.54%) Gradle
4 1 (1.54%) JIRA
4 1 (1.54%) Spock
General
1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Publishing
5 1 (1.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (70.77%) Developer
2 16 (24.62%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 13 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) Ruby Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (12.31%) Java Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) Senior Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Agile Developer
7 7 (10.77%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (10.77%) HTML Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Cloud Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Python Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Ruby Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Ruby Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (41.54%) Web Services
2 25 (38.46%) CSS
3 23 (35.38%) Ruby on Rails
4 20 (30.77%) HTML
5 14 (21.54%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (16.92%) AngularJS
7 10 (15.38%) Sidekiq
8 7 (10.77%) jQuery
8 7 (10.77%) REST
9 6 (9.23%) Akka
9 6 (9.23%) Backbone.js
10 4 (6.15%) Grails
10 4 (6.15%) HTML5
10 4 (6.15%) Sass
10 4 (6.15%) Spring
11 3 (4.62%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (4.62%) CSS3
11 3 (4.62%) Django
11 3 (4.62%) Hibernate
12 2 (3.08%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
1 2 (3.08%) Applied Mathematics
1 2 (3.08%) CUDA
1 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
1 2 (3.08%) Neural Network
1 2 (3.08%) Statistics
1 2 (3.08%) User Experience
2 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.54%) Fintech
2 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) Unix
3 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) TDD
2 31 (47.69%) DevOps
3 28 (43.08%) Continuous Delivery
4 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (33.85%) Software Engineering
6 13 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 12 (18.46%) BDD
8 9 (13.85%) Pair Programming
9 8 (12.31%) OO
10 7 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (9.23%) Scrum
12 5 (7.69%) API Development
12 5 (7.69%) Front End Development
13 4 (6.15%) Investment Management
13 4 (6.15%) OOP
13 4 (6.15%) Open Source
13 4 (6.15%) Product Management
13 4 (6.15%) Web Development
14 3 (4.62%) Extreme Programming
14 3 (4.62%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 45 (69.23%) Ruby
2 29 (44.62%) Java
3 27 (41.54%) JavaScript
4 17 (26.15%) Go
5 11 (16.92%) Python
5 11 (16.92%) Scala
6 8 (12.31%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.69%) SQL
8 4 (6.15%) C#
8 4 (6.15%) Groovy
8 4 (6.15%) PHP
9 2 (3.08%) Clojure
9 2 (3.08%) R
9 2 (3.08%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.54%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.54%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.54%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.54%) Perl
10 1 (1.54%) SOQL
10 1 (1.54%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 17 (26.15%) vSphere
2 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (9.23%) Puppet
3 2 (3.08%) Ansible
3 2 (3.08%) Capistrano
3 2 (3.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (4.62%) Google
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) New Relic
3 2 (3.08%) Splunk
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe
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