The table below looks at the statistics for Heroku skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Heroku
Rank 366 391 384
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -7
Contract jobs citing Heroku 38 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.080% 0.047%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.56% 1.73% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £418 -
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
1484 1042 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.73% 4.62% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 725 415
Average daily rate £425 £425 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £313
% change year-on-year
- +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.00 £76.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £13.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+92.59% -50.45%

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Heroku across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the London region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 13 £425 - 4
Heroku
England

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 41 (58.57%) Ruby
2 31 (44.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 30 (42.86%) CSS
4 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 27 (38.57%) Python
6 26 (37.14%) HTML
6 26 (37.14%) Web Services
6 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
8 21 (30.00%) RSpec
9 20 (28.57%) HTML5
10 18 (25.71%) MongoDB
10 18 (25.71%) MySQL
11 17 (24.29%) Puppet
12 15 (21.43%) TDD
12 15 (21.43%) Node.js
12 15 (21.43%) REST
12 15 (21.43%) Redis
12 15 (21.43%) Cucumber
13 14 (20.00%) NoSQL
13 14 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (18.57%) Git (software)
14 13 (18.57%) Django
14 13 (18.57%) BDD
15 11 (15.71%) Memcached
15 11 (15.71%) CSS3
15 11 (15.71%) Go
16 10 (14.29%) SOAP
17 9 (12.86%) Java
17 9 (12.86%) Linux

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 15 (21.43%) Node.js
2 8 (11.43%) Apache Solr
3 7 (10.00%) nginx
4 6 (8.57%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (8.57%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.86%) Apache
6 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.43%) JBoss
7 1 (1.43%) Drupal
7 1 (1.43%) WordPress
7 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.43%) uWSGI
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 25 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.86%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (8.57%) Engine Yard
3 6 (8.57%) Force.com
4 4 (5.71%) GitHub
4 4 (5.71%) SaaS
4 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.29%) Google App Engine
5 3 (4.29%) PaaS
5 3 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.71%) VLAN
2 4 (5.71%) LDAP
2 4 (5.71%) DNS
2 4 (5.71%) SSL
2 4 (5.71%) Firewall
3 2 (2.86%) HTTP
3 2 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (1.43%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.71%) MongoDB
1 18 (25.71%) MySQL
2 15 (21.43%) Redis
3 14 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 9 (12.86%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 7 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.29%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 21 (30.00%) RSpec
2 15 (21.43%) Cucumber
3 13 (18.57%) Git (software)
4 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.14%) Subversion
6 4 (5.71%) Grunt
7 1 (1.43%) Maven
7 1 (1.43%) Gradle
7 1 (1.43%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.43%) Mocha
General
1 3 (4.29%) Finance
1 3 (4.29%) Marketing
2 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.43%) Advertising
2 1 (1.43%) Publishing
2 1 (1.43%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 47 (67.14%) Developer
2 16 (22.86%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 11 (15.71%) Senior Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Python Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Lead Developer
5 6 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Ruby Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Django Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Python/Django Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 2 (2.86%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 30 (42.86%) CSS
3 26 (37.14%) HTML
3 26 (37.14%) Web Services
4 20 (28.57%) HTML5
5 15 (21.43%) REST
6 13 (18.57%) Django
7 11 (15.71%) Memcached
7 11 (15.71%) CSS3
8 10 (14.29%) SOAP
9 9 (12.86%) Visualforce
9 9 (12.86%) jQuery
10 7 (10.00%) RESTful
10 7 (10.00%) Sinatra
10 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
11 6 (8.57%) MCollective
12 5 (7.14%) Grails
12 5 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (7.14%) React
13 3 (4.29%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Device Driver
1 5 (7.14%) Clustering
2 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.86%) User Experience
4 2 (2.86%) iPhone
4 2 (2.86%) RIA
5 1 (1.43%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.43%) IVR
5 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.43%) Physics
5 1 (1.43%) Social Media
5 1 (1.43%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Linux
2 6 (8.57%) CentOS
2 6 (8.57%) Ubuntu
2 6 (8.57%) Windows
3 3 (4.29%) Android
4 2 (2.86%) UNIX
5 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.43%) TDD
3 13 (18.57%) BDD
4 9 (12.86%) DevOps
5 8 (11.43%) Project Management
6 7 (10.00%) Web Development
6 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.14%) ITIL
7 5 (7.14%) Open Source
8 4 (5.71%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.71%) Test Scripting
8 4 (5.71%) Release Management
9 3 (4.29%) Scrum
9 3 (4.29%) Pair Programming
9 3 (4.29%) SOA
9 3 (4.29%) OO
9 3 (4.29%) Content Management
10 2 (2.86%) Functional Programming
10 2 (2.86%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (58.57%) Ruby
2 28 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 27 (38.57%) Python
4 11 (15.71%) Go
5 9 (12.86%) Java
5 9 (12.86%) Apex Code
6 6 (8.57%) Perl
6 6 (8.57%) PHP
7 5 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 5 (7.14%) SQL
7 5 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.71%) SOQL
8 4 (5.71%) Korn
9 3 (4.29%) Haskell
9 3 (4.29%) Erlang
9 3 (4.29%) Clojure
10 1 (1.43%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.29%) vSphere
1 3 (4.29%) vCloud
2 2 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (24.29%) Puppet
2 7 (10.00%) Capistrano
3 6 (8.57%) Vagrant
3 6 (8.57%) Cobbler
4 5 (7.14%) Nagios
4 5 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (5.71%) collectd
6 3 (4.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (12.86%) VMware
3 7 (10.00%) Oracle
4 6 (8.57%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.71%) Rackspace
5 4 (5.71%) Google
6 3 (4.29%) Akamai
6 3 (4.29%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (2.86%) Informatica
8 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.43%) Adobe
8 1 (1.43%) Twitter
8 1 (1.43%) Pardot
8 1 (1.43%) ExactTarget
8 1 (1.43%) Conga
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Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 27 days ago