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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Heroku
Rank 398 405 413
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs citing Heroku 13 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.053% 0.079% 0.062%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.30% 3.20% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £350 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
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
997 625 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.06% 2.48% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 459 267
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £345 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 3
Average hourly rate £34.50 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.14% +29.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -32.14%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +29 3 £395 -2.76%
Heroku
England

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) HTML
2 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 13 (37.14%) Ruby
3 11 (31.43%) Visualforce
3 11 (31.43%) Apex Code
3 11 (31.43%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 10 (28.57%) SOQL
5 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
5 9 (25.71%) Force.com
5 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
5 9 (25.71%) RESTful
6 8 (22.86%) Java
6 8 (22.86%) CSS
7 7 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 7 (20.00%) HTML5
8 6 (17.14%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (17.14%) BDD
8 6 (17.14%) TDD
8 6 (17.14%) Web Services
9 5 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (14.29%) Rackspace
9 5 (14.29%) SOAP
9 5 (14.29%) Subversion
9 5 (14.29%) Scrum
9 5 (14.29%) jQuery
9 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (11.43%) Open Source

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 4 (11.43%) Node.js
1 4 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.71%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (5.71%) Apache Solr
2 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) WordPress
3 1 (2.86%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Force.com
2 6 (17.14%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (5.71%) GitHub
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
1 2 (5.71%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) MongoDB
2 7 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (11.43%) MySQL
4 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
4 3 (8.57%) Redis
5 2 (5.71%) Big Data
5 2 (5.71%) Voldemort
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.86%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) Subversion
3 2 (5.71%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) RSpec
3 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.86%) WATIR
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Publishing
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Architect
2 6 (17.14%) Technical Architect
2 6 (17.14%) Ruby Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Chief Technology Officer
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Scala Developer
6 2 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Python Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Python Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) HTML
2 11 (31.43%) Visualforce
3 9 (25.71%) RESTful
4 8 (22.86%) CSS
5 7 (20.00%) HTML5
5 7 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (17.14%) Web Services
7 5 (14.29%) SOAP
7 5 (14.29%) jQuery
8 4 (11.43%) Backbone.js
8 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
8 4 (11.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (11.43%) XML
8 4 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (8.57%) JSF
9 3 (8.57%) REST
10 2 (5.71%) CSS3
10 2 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (5.71%) HornetQ
10 2 (5.71%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Open Source
2 2 (5.71%) Video on Demand
2 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.71%) Streaming Video
2 2 (5.71%) Social Network
3 1 (2.86%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.86%) Informatics
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Android
1 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) TDD
2 6 (17.14%) BDD
3 5 (14.29%) Scrum
4 4 (11.43%) MVC
4 4 (11.43%) Kanban
4 4 (11.43%) Web Development
5 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) OOP
5 3 (8.57%) OO
5 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.57%) SOA
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
1 13 (37.14%) Ruby
2 11 (31.43%) Apex Code
3 10 (28.57%) SOQL
3 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) Java
5 4 (11.43%) Python
6 3 (8.57%) C++
7 2 (5.71%) C
7 2 (5.71%) C#
7 2 (5.71%) PHP
7 2 (5.71%) SOSL
7 2 (5.71%) Golang
7 2 (5.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (14.29%) Rackspace
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) JBoss
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Google
5 1 (2.86%) Facebook
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