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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Heroku
Rank 377 403 399
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -4
Contract jobs citing Heroku 49 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.62% 1.16% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 21 16
Median daily rate £450 £440 £528
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -16.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -
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
3029 1987 1412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.18% 8.78% 5.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2236 1511 1038
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.14% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.64 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.73% -21.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £100.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -8 1 £625 +66.66% 1
Heroku
England

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 72 (77.42%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (59.14%) JavaScript
3 50 (53.76%) Ruby
4 47 (50.54%) Docker
5 42 (45.16%) AngularJS
5 42 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (43.01%) BDD
7 38 (40.86%) REST
8 36 (38.71%) Ember.js
9 35 (37.63%) React
9 35 (37.63%) Ruby on Rails
10 33 (35.48%) HTML
11 31 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
12 30 (32.26%) CSS
13 28 (30.11%) Software Engineering
13 28 (30.11%) Web Services
14 25 (26.88%) Degree
14 25 (26.88%) Vagrant
15 24 (25.81%) Computer Science
16 22 (23.66%) GitHub
16 22 (23.66%) Backbone.js
16 22 (23.66%) Node.js
16 22 (23.66%) Virtual Machines
17 21 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
17 21 (22.58%) TDD
18 20 (21.51%) PaaS
19 19 (20.43%) DevOps
19 19 (20.43%) Cloud Foundry
19 19 (20.43%) Ajax
19 19 (20.43%) Python

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 19 (20.43%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (4.30%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.15%) Confluence
4 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.08%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (2.15%) Radian6
2 2 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.15%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 72 (77.42%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (23.66%) GitHub
3 20 (21.51%) PaaS
4 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (4.30%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (2.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (2.15%) CloudBees
6 2 (2.15%) Force.com
6 2 (2.15%) Google Analytics
6 2 (2.15%) Google App Engine
6 2 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.15%) Google Play
6 2 (2.15%) IaaS
7 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.08%) Engine Yard
7 1 (1.08%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.28%) Internet
2 11 (11.83%) Firewall
3 2 (2.15%) CTI
4 1 (1.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (19.35%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.53%) MySQL
4 5 (5.38%) Redis
5 3 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.15%) Mixpanel
7 1 (1.08%) Big Data
7 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 25 (26.88%) Vagrant
2 15 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.75%) Jenkins
4 9 (9.68%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.38%) JIRA
6 4 (4.30%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.15%) Android Studio
7 2 (2.15%) Bundler
7 2 (2.15%) Capybara
7 2 (2.15%) CircleCI
7 2 (2.15%) Grunt
7 2 (2.15%) gulp
7 2 (2.15%) JUnit
7 2 (2.15%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.15%) Mocha
7 2 (2.15%) QUnit
7 2 (2.15%) RSpec
7 2 (2.15%) Selenium
7 2 (2.15%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.15%) webpack
General
1 11 (11.83%) Publishing
2 10 (10.75%) Finance
3 5 (5.38%) Marketing
3 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.30%) Electronics
4 4 (4.30%) Games
5 3 (3.23%) Banking
6 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 68 (73.12%) Developer
2 32 (34.41%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 29 (31.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 16 (17.20%) Software Engineer
5 14 (15.05%) AWS Developer
5 14 (15.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 14 (15.05%) JavaScript Engineer
6 12 (12.90%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Agile Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Angular Developer
7 8 (8.60%) AWS Software Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Node.js Developer
8 7 (7.53%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Java Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Ruby Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.45%) WebOps Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (45.16%) AngularJS
2 38 (40.86%) REST
3 36 (38.71%) Ember.js
4 35 (37.63%) React
4 35 (37.63%) Ruby on Rails
5 33 (35.48%) HTML
6 30 (32.26%) CSS
7 28 (30.11%) Web Services
8 22 (23.66%) Backbone.js
8 22 (23.66%) Node.js
9 19 (20.43%) Ajax
10 12 (12.90%) Express
10 12 (12.90%) MEAN Stack
10 12 (12.90%) Meteor
10 12 (12.90%) RESTful
11 8 (8.60%) Django
11 8 (8.60%) HTML5
12 7 (7.53%) CSS3
13 6 (6.45%) Sass
14 4 (4.30%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.81%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.45%) User Experience
3 5 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.23%) IVR
5 2 (2.15%) 3D Printing
5 2 (2.15%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.15%) Arduino
5 2 (2.15%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.15%) Kinect
5 2 (2.15%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (2.15%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (2.15%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.38%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.30%) Android
3 3 (3.23%) Linux
4 2 (2.15%) AIX
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.08%) Unix
5 1 (1.08%) Windows
5 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (43.01%) BDD
3 28 (30.11%) Software Engineering
4 21 (22.58%) TDD
5 19 (20.43%) DevOps
6 17 (18.28%) Open Source
7 14 (15.05%) Scrum
7 14 (15.05%) Scrum-ban
8 13 (13.98%) Kanban
9 12 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (12.90%) Web Operations
10 11 (11.83%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (11.83%) High Availability
10 11 (11.83%) Load Balancing
11 9 (9.68%) Microservices
12 8 (8.60%) Mentoring
13 7 (7.53%) CRM
13 7 (7.53%) Web Development
14 5 (5.38%) Data Management
15 4 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 55 (59.14%) JavaScript
2 50 (53.76%) Ruby
3 19 (20.43%) Python
4 14 (15.05%) Java
5 11 (11.83%) SQL
6 5 (5.38%) PHP
7 3 (3.23%) Apple Swift
7 3 (3.23%) Go
7 3 (3.23%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.15%) Apex Code
8 2 (2.15%) C
9 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.08%) C#
9 1 (1.08%) C++
9 1 (1.08%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (1.08%) Perl
9 1 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (26.88%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 47 (50.54%) Docker
2 22 (23.66%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (3.23%) vSphere
4 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.08%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (15.05%) Kubernetes
3 11 (11.83%) Mesos
4 5 (5.38%) Puppet
5 4 (4.30%) Ansible
6 1 (1.08%) Kibana
6 1 (1.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (8.60%) WorldPay
2 7 (7.53%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (4.30%) Google
4 2 (2.15%) Adobe
4 2 (2.15%) Apple
4 2 (2.15%) Conga
4 2 (2.15%) Informatica
4 2 (2.15%) Pardot
4 2 (2.15%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 2 (2.15%) SAP
4 2 (2.15%) Telerik
4 2 (2.15%) VMware
4 2 (2.15%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle
5 1 (1.08%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
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