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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Heroku
England / London
Rank 354 383 391
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +8
Contract jobs citing Heroku 54 32 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.85% 1.71% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 21
Median daily rate £450 £450 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £563 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £370
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2915 1869 1271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.24% 8.92% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2187 1395 903
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £620 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 17
Median hourly rate £25.00 £29.64 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.65% +7.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £100.00 £44.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +13.88%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -4 1 - - 2
Heroku
England

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 78 (78.79%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (52.53%) JavaScript
3 50 (50.51%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (49.49%) Docker
5 47 (47.47%) Ruby
6 45 (45.45%) REST
7 41 (41.41%) BDD
8 40 (40.40%) HTML
9 39 (39.39%) CSS
10 37 (37.37%) Ruby on Rails
10 37 (37.37%) Ember.js
11 36 (36.36%) AngularJS
12 35 (35.35%) PostgreSQL
13 33 (33.33%) React
14 29 (29.29%) Software Engineering
14 29 (29.29%) Vagrant
15 27 (27.27%) GitHub
16 26 (26.26%) Web Services
17 24 (24.24%) Degree
18 23 (23.23%) Computer Science
18 23 (23.23%) Java
18 23 (23.23%) Backbone.js
19 22 (22.22%) Node.js
19 22 (22.22%) Open Source
19 22 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
19 22 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
20 21 (21.21%) DevOps
20 21 (21.21%) Scrum
20 21 (21.21%) TDD
21 20 (20.20%) Kanban

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 17 (17.17%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (6.06%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.03%) Confluence
4 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.01%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 78 (78.79%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (27.27%) GitHub
3 19 (19.19%) PaaS
4 9 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (5.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (5.05%) OpenShift
6 4 (4.04%) Google Analytics
7 3 (3.03%) CloudBees
7 3 (3.03%) Google App Engine
7 3 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (3.03%) Google Play
7 3 (3.03%) IaaS
8 1 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.17%) Internet
2 6 (6.06%) Firewall
3 3 (3.03%) DNS
4 1 (1.01%) Skype
4 1 (1.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (35.35%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (15.15%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.06%) Big Data
3 6 (6.06%) MySQL
4 3 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.03%) Redis
5 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (29.29%) Vagrant
2 17 (17.17%) Git (software)
3 14 (14.14%) Cucumber
4 10 (10.10%) Jenkins
5 7 (7.07%) JIRA
6 4 (4.04%) Gradle
6 4 (4.04%) Jasmine
6 4 (4.04%) Travis CI
7 3 (3.03%) Android Studio
7 3 (3.03%) Capybara
7 3 (3.03%) CircleCI
7 3 (3.03%) JUnit
7 3 (3.03%) Mocha
7 3 (3.03%) QUnit
7 3 (3.03%) RSpec
7 3 (3.03%) Selenium
7 3 (3.03%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.02%) Bundler
8 2 (2.02%) gulp
9 1 (1.01%) git-flow
General
1 12 (12.12%) Publishing
2 7 (7.07%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Marketing
3 4 (4.04%) Electronics
3 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.03%) Games
4 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 74 (74.75%) Developer
2 28 (28.28%) JavaScript Developer
2 28 (28.28%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 16 (16.16%) Software Engineer
4 14 (14.14%) AWS Developer
4 14 (14.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 14 (14.14%) Java Developer
4 14 (14.14%) JavaScript Engineer
5 13 (13.13%) AWS Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Node.js Developer
7 9 (9.09%) Ruby Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Agile Developer
8 8 (8.08%) AWS Software Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Python Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Angular Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Salesforce Developer
11 5 (5.05%) Architect
11 5 (5.05%) Full Stack Developer
12 4 (4.04%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (45.45%) REST
2 40 (40.40%) HTML
3 39 (39.39%) CSS
4 37 (37.37%) Ember.js
4 37 (37.37%) Ruby on Rails
5 36 (36.36%) AngularJS
6 33 (33.33%) React
7 26 (26.26%) Web Services
8 23 (23.23%) Backbone.js
9 22 (22.22%) Node.js
10 19 (19.19%) Ajax
11 13 (13.13%) RESTful
11 13 (13.13%) Sass
12 11 (11.11%) Express
12 11 (11.11%) HTML5
12 11 (11.11%) MEAN Stack
12 11 (11.11%) Meteor
13 8 (8.08%) JSON
14 7 (7.07%) jQuery
15 6 (6.06%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.23%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.09%) User Experience
3 4 (4.04%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.02%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.01%) 3D Printing
6 1 (1.01%) Arduino
6 1 (1.01%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.01%) Fintech
6 1 (1.01%) IVR
6 1 (1.01%) Kinect
6 1 (1.01%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (1.01%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.01%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.07%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.06%) Linux
3 5 (5.05%) Android
4 4 (4.04%) Unix
5 2 (2.02%) AIX
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.01%) Windows
6 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (50.51%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (41.41%) BDD
3 29 (29.29%) Software Engineering
4 22 (22.22%) Open Source
5 21 (21.21%) DevOps
5 21 (21.21%) Scrum
5 21 (21.21%) TDD
6 20 (20.20%) Kanban
7 14 (14.14%) Scrum-ban
8 12 (12.12%) Mentoring
9 11 (11.11%) Analytics
9 11 (11.11%) Microservices
10 10 (10.10%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (9.09%) Web Operations
12 7 (7.07%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (7.07%) High Availability
12 7 (7.07%) Service Design
13 6 (6.06%) Load Balancing
14 5 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (5.05%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 52 (52.53%) JavaScript
2 47 (47.47%) Ruby
3 23 (23.23%) Java
4 18 (18.18%) Python
5 7 (7.07%) Go
5 7 (7.07%) SQL
6 5 (5.05%) Apple Swift
6 5 (5.05%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.05%) C++
6 5 (5.05%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.03%) Apex Code
8 2 (2.02%) C
8 2 (2.02%) PHP
9 1 (1.01%) C#
9 1 (1.01%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (1.01%) Perl
9 1 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (24.24%) Degree
2 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 49 (49.49%) Docker
2 22 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (6.06%) vSphere
4 3 (3.03%) vCloud
4 3 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.02%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.01%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (7.07%) Kubernetes
3 6 (6.06%) Mesos
3 6 (6.06%) Puppet
4 5 (5.05%) Ansible
5 4 (4.04%) Nagios
5 4 (4.04%) Terraform
6 3 (3.03%) Cacti
6 3 (3.03%) Ganglia
6 3 (3.03%) Graphite
6 3 (3.03%) Hyperic
6 3 (3.03%) logstash
7 1 (1.01%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.01%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (10.10%) WorldPay
2 7 (7.07%) Google
3 6 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (5.05%) VMware
5 3 (3.03%) Apple
5 3 (3.03%) New Relic
5 3 (3.03%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 3 (3.03%) SAP
5 3 (3.03%) Splunk
5 3 (3.03%) Telerik
5 3 (3.03%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe
6 1 (1.01%) Jitterbit
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle
6 1 (1.01%) Red Hat