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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Heroku
Rank 403 414 426
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Contract jobs citing Heroku 45 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.086% 0.058%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.49% 1.20% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 12
Median daily rate £438 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £379 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.33% +8.21%
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
3022 1665 1395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.09% 7.16% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2241 1202 942
Median daily rate £475 £441 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.83% +3.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 11 22
Median hourly rate £32.45 £23.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.09% +27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £15.40 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £44.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +25 2 £356 -16.17% 1
Heroku
England

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 55 (79.71%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (55.07%) Ruby
3 32 (46.38%) JavaScript
4 30 (43.48%) PaaS
4 30 (43.48%) DevOps
5 29 (42.03%) Web Services
6 28 (40.58%) Cloud Foundry
7 27 (39.13%) TDD
8 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (33.33%) Docker
10 22 (31.88%) Continuous Delivery
10 22 (31.88%) HTML
11 21 (30.43%) Python
11 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
12 20 (28.99%) CSS
13 19 (27.54%) Java
13 19 (27.54%) Finance
13 19 (27.54%) Ruby on Rails
13 19 (27.54%) Node.js
13 19 (27.54%) AngularJS
14 18 (26.09%) Software Engineering
15 17 (24.64%) REST
16 16 (23.19%) BDD
16 16 (23.19%) React
17 15 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
17 15 (21.74%) OpenStack
18 14 (20.29%) Kubernetes
19 13 (18.84%) Go
19 13 (18.84%) MongoDB
19 13 (18.84%) vSphere

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 28 (40.58%) Cloud Foundry
2 15 (21.74%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.90%) Confluence
4 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.45%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Radian6
1 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (2.90%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 55 (79.71%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (43.48%) PaaS
3 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (14.49%) GitHub
5 3 (4.35%) Force.com
5 3 (4.35%) Google Analytics
5 3 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (4.35%) IaaS
6 2 (2.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (2.90%) CloudBees
6 2 (2.90%) Google App Engine
6 2 (2.90%) Google Play
6 2 (2.90%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.90%) SaaS
7 1 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.45%) Engine Yard
7 1 (1.45%) MailChimp
7 1 (1.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.94%) Firewall
2 4 (5.80%) Internet
3 3 (4.35%) HTTP
4 2 (2.90%) CTI
4 2 (2.90%) DNS
4 2 (2.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (18.84%) MongoDB
3 12 (17.39%) Redis
4 11 (15.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (7.25%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.80%) MySQL
7 2 (2.90%) Mixpanel
8 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.45%) Big Data
8 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.94%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.59%) Vagrant
4 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.80%) Jasmine
4 4 (5.80%) JIRA
5 3 (4.35%) RSpec
6 2 (2.90%) Android Studio
6 2 (2.90%) Capybara
6 2 (2.90%) git-flow
6 2 (2.90%) Grunt
6 2 (2.90%) gulp
6 2 (2.90%) JUnit
6 2 (2.90%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (2.90%) Mocha
6 2 (2.90%) Protractor
6 2 (2.90%) QUnit
6 2 (2.90%) Selenium
6 2 (2.90%) SonarQube
6 2 (2.90%) webpack
General
1 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Publishing
3 6 (8.70%) Banking
4 4 (5.80%) Marketing
5 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.90%) Electronics
6 2 (2.90%) Games
7 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (56.52%) Developer
2 16 (23.19%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 13 (18.84%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Java Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) Ruby Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Angular Developer
8 6 (8.70%) WebOps Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) Python Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) Django Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Node.js Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Python/Django Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
11 3 (4.35%) Agile Developer
11 3 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
11 3 (4.35%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (42.03%) Web Services
2 22 (31.88%) HTML
3 20 (28.99%) CSS
4 19 (27.54%) AngularJS
4 19 (27.54%) Node.js
4 19 (27.54%) Ruby on Rails
5 17 (24.64%) REST
6 16 (23.19%) React
7 11 (15.94%) Ember.js
8 10 (14.49%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (13.04%) HTML5
10 8 (11.59%) Backbone.js
10 8 (11.59%) CSS3
10 8 (11.59%) Django
11 7 (10.14%) Express
11 7 (10.14%) MEAN Stack
11 7 (10.14%) Meteor
11 7 (10.14%) Sass
12 5 (7.25%) jQuery
12 5 (7.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.70%) User Experience
3 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.35%) IVR
5 2 (2.90%) 3D Printing
5 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.90%) Arduino
5 2 (2.90%) Kinect
5 2 (2.90%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (2.90%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.45%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Linux
2 4 (5.80%) Android
2 4 (5.80%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (43.48%) DevOps
2 27 (39.13%) TDD
3 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (31.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 18 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 16 (23.19%) BDD
7 12 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (17.39%) High Availability
8 11 (15.94%) Load Balancing
9 10 (14.49%) Web Operations
10 9 (13.04%) Web Development
11 7 (10.14%) OO
11 7 (10.14%) Open Source
12 6 (8.70%) CRM
12 6 (8.70%) Scrum
13 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (7.25%) Data Management
13 5 (7.25%) Investment Management
13 5 (7.25%) Kanban
14 4 (5.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.07%) Ruby
2 32 (46.38%) JavaScript
3 21 (30.43%) Python
4 19 (27.54%) Java
5 13 (18.84%) Go
6 10 (14.49%) SQL
7 5 (7.25%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.25%) PHP
8 2 (2.90%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.45%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.45%) C
9 1 (1.45%) C#
9 1 (1.45%) C++
9 1 (1.45%) Groovy
9 1 (1.45%) Perl
9 1 (1.45%) SOQL
9 1 (1.45%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (33.33%) Docker
2 13 (18.84%) vSphere
3 6 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (20.29%) Kubernetes
2 11 (15.94%) Mesos
3 9 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (10.14%) Puppet
5 4 (5.80%) Ansible
6 3 (4.35%) Nagios
7 1 (1.45%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (8.70%) Google
3 2 (2.90%) Adobe
3 2 (2.90%) Apple
3 2 (2.90%) Conga
3 2 (2.90%) Informatica
3 2 (2.90%) Pardot
3 2 (2.90%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 2 (2.90%) Splunk
3 2 (2.90%) Telerik
3 2 (2.90%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.45%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.45%) VMware
4 1 (1.45%) WorldPay