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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Heroku
Rank 369 395 371
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -24
Contract jobs citing Heroku 30 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.083% 0.061%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.09% 3.09% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 9
Average daily rate
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£530 £350 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.42% -10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £480 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £394 -
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
971 648 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.25% 2.70% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 442 276
Average daily rate £450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 2
Average hourly rate £21.56 £16.75 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.71% -64.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -9.93%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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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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 - - - - 3
Heroku
England

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 34 (75.56%) Ruby
2 23 (51.11%) Web Services
3 18 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 18 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (35.56%) Puppet
4 16 (35.56%) MongoDB
4 16 (35.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (33.33%) MySQL
5 15 (33.33%) Python
5 15 (33.33%) VMware
5 15 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 14 (31.11%) Oracle
6 14 (31.11%) Subversion
6 14 (31.11%) QA
6 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
6 14 (31.11%) Cloud Foundry
7 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
7 13 (28.89%) Linux
7 13 (28.89%) DevOps
8 12 (26.67%) HTML
8 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (26.67%) PaaS
8 12 (26.67%) Engine Yard
8 12 (26.67%) OpenStack
9 11 (24.44%) Perl
9 11 (24.44%) CSS
9 11 (24.44%) RDBMS
9 11 (24.44%) Red Hat
9 11 (24.44%) Shell Script
9 11 (24.44%) Nagios

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 14 (31.11%) Cloud Foundry
2 12 (26.67%) OpenStack
3 4 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (6.67%) JBoss
4 3 (6.67%) Apache Solr
5 2 (4.44%) Node.js
6 1 (2.22%) CMS
6 1 (2.22%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (26.67%) PaaS
2 12 (26.67%) Engine Yard
3 6 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (11.11%) GitHub
5 3 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (6.67%) Google App Engine
6 2 (4.44%) Amazon S3
6 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (4.44%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 10 (22.22%) DNS
1 10 (22.22%) Firewall
1 10 (22.22%) VLAN
2 3 (6.67%) SSL
3 2 (4.44%) LDAP
3 2 (4.44%) Internet
4 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) MongoDB
1 16 (35.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 15 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 15 (33.33%) MySQL
3 11 (24.44%) RDBMS
3 11 (24.44%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.89%) Redis
5 2 (4.44%) Big Data
5 2 (4.44%) Voldemort
5 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Subversion
1 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
2 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.67%) RSpec
4 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.44%) Grunt
5 1 (2.22%) Ant
5 1 (2.22%) WATIR
5 1 (2.22%) Hudson
5 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.33%) Advertising
1 6 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 10 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Chief Technology Officer
7 2 (4.44%) Scala Developer
7 2 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Cloud Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (51.11%) Web Services
2 18 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 12 (26.67%) HTML
4 11 (24.44%) CSS
4 11 (24.44%) MCollective
5 10 (22.22%) SOAP
6 7 (15.56%) Visualforce
6 7 (15.56%) HTML5
7 6 (13.33%) jQuery
7 6 (13.33%) RESTful
7 6 (13.33%) REST
8 5 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (8.89%) XML
9 4 (8.89%) Backbone.js
9 4 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (6.67%) ZeroMQ
10 3 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (6.67%) JSF
11 2 (4.44%) Sinatra
11 2 (4.44%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Clustering
1 11 (24.44%) Device Driver
2 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.56%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (13.33%) Open Source
4 6 (13.33%) Social Media
5 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.44%) Streaming Video
5 2 (4.44%) Video on Demand
5 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Linux
2 11 (24.44%) Ubuntu
2 11 (24.44%) CentOS
3 4 (8.89%) Windows
4 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) DevOps
2 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (24.44%) Release Management
4 10 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 6 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (11.11%) BDD
6 5 (11.11%) TDD
7 4 (8.89%) Web Development
7 4 (8.89%) Migration
7 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.67%) Scrum
8 3 (6.67%) SOA
8 3 (6.67%) Project Management
8 3 (6.67%) MVC
9 2 (4.44%) CRM
9 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.44%) Kanban
9 2 (4.44%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (75.56%) Ruby
2 15 (33.33%) Python
3 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
4 11 (24.44%) Perl
4 11 (24.44%) Shell Script
4 11 (24.44%) Bash Shell
5 10 (22.22%) Java
6 9 (20.00%) Korn
7 7 (15.56%) SQL
7 7 (15.56%) Apex Code
7 7 (15.56%) SOQL
8 5 (11.11%) Golang
9 3 (6.67%) Clojure
9 3 (6.67%) Haskell
9 3 (6.67%) Erlang
9 3 (6.67%) C#
10 2 (4.44%) C++
10 2 (4.44%) C
10 2 (4.44%) Scala
10 2 (4.44%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) vSphere
1 3 (6.67%) vCloud
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (35.56%) Puppet
2 11 (24.44%) Cobbler
2 11 (24.44%) Nagios
3 9 (20.00%) collectd
4 6 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) VMware
2 14 (31.11%) Oracle
3 11 (24.44%) Red Hat
4 7 (15.56%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (13.33%) Rackspace
6 4 (8.89%) Google
7 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.67%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (2.22%) Informatica
8 1 (2.22%) Akamai
8 1 (2.22%) ExactTarget
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