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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Heroku
Rank 387 394 391
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Heroku 26 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.080% 0.048%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.53% 3.11% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 7
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£500 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £394 -
% change year-on-year
-17.46% -
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
1026 643 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.31% 2.59% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 741 458 249
Average daily rate £450 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £314 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £573 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 4
Average hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £71.45 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -33.75%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 +22 1 - - 1
Heroku
England

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 26 (65.00%) Ruby
2 17 (42.50%) Web Services
3 16 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 12 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (30.00%) MySQL
4 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (30.00%) Subversion
5 11 (27.50%) Oracle
5 11 (27.50%) QA
5 11 (27.50%) Jenkins
5 11 (27.50%) Cloud Foundry
6 10 (25.00%) SOQL
6 10 (25.00%) Apex Code
6 10 (25.00%) Visualforce
6 10 (25.00%) Puppet
6 10 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 10 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (25.00%) Linux
6 10 (25.00%) HTML
6 10 (25.00%) Java
6 10 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (22.50%) Python
7 9 (22.50%) CSS
7 9 (22.50%) VMware
7 9 (22.50%) NoSQL
7 9 (22.50%) PaaS
7 9 (22.50%) Engine Yard
7 9 (22.50%) OpenStack
8 8 (20.00%) MCollective

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 11 (27.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (22.50%) OpenStack
3 4 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (7.50%) JBoss
4 3 (7.50%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.50%) CMS
5 1 (2.50%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (22.50%) PaaS
2 9 (22.50%) Engine Yard
3 6 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (15.00%) Force.com
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.00%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) VLAN
1 8 (20.00%) Firewall
1 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (5.00%) Internet
2 2 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) MySQL
2 10 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 10 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (22.50%) NoSQL
4 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.00%) Big Data
6 2 (5.00%) Voldemort
7 1 (2.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Subversion
2 11 (27.50%) Jenkins
3 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.50%) RSpec
5 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.50%) Ant
6 1 (2.50%) WATIR
6 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.50%) Hudson
General
1 6 (15.00%) Marketing
1 6 (15.00%) Advertising
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 6 (15.00%) Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Technical Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Chief Technology Officer
8 2 (5.00%) Scala Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Cloud Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) Web Services
2 16 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 10 (25.00%) Visualforce
3 10 (25.00%) HTML
4 9 (22.50%) CSS
5 8 (20.00%) MCollective
6 7 (17.50%) SOAP
7 6 (15.00%) jQuery
7 6 (15.00%) REST
8 5 (12.50%) HTML5
8 5 (12.50%) RESTful
9 4 (10.00%) Backbone.js
9 4 (10.00%) XML
9 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (7.50%) JSF
11 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (5.00%) JSON
11 2 (5.00%) Lucene
11 2 (5.00%) .NET
11 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Clustering
1 8 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 7 (17.50%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (15.00%) Social Media
4 4 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (5.00%) Video on Demand
5 2 (5.00%) Streaming Video
5 2 (5.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) CentOS
2 8 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.00%) DevOps
2 8 (20.00%) Release Management
2 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (10.00%) BDD
3 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (10.00%) Web Development
3 4 (10.00%) Migration
3 4 (10.00%) TDD
4 3 (7.50%) SOA
4 3 (7.50%) Scrum
4 3 (7.50%) Project Management
4 3 (7.50%) MVC
4 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.00%) Kanban
5 2 (5.00%) Usability Testing
5 2 (5.00%) CRM
5 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) Ruby
2 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.00%) SOQL
3 10 (25.00%) Apex Code
3 10 (25.00%) Java
4 9 (22.50%) Python
5 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 8 (20.00%) Perl
6 7 (17.50%) Korn
7 4 (10.00%) SQL
8 3 (7.50%) C#
9 2 (5.00%) Scala
9 2 (5.00%) C
9 2 (5.00%) C++
9 2 (5.00%) SOSL
9 2 (5.00%) Golang
10 1 (2.50%) R
10 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Puppet
2 8 (20.00%) Cobbler
2 8 (20.00%) Nagios
3 7 (17.50%) collectd
4 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle
2 10 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (22.50%) VMware
4 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.50%) Rackspace
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.50%) ExactTarget
6 1 (2.50%) Informatica
6 1 (2.50%) Google
6 1 (2.50%) Akamai
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