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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Heroku
Rank 407 391 398
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing Heroku 24 35 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.85% 2.01% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 22
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
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
2821 1738 1329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.73% 7.36% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2116 1242 909
Median daily rate £475 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 26
Median hourly rate £18.75 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.12% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £17.15 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £89.00 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +32.35%

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 23 July 2016.

Heroku Daily Rate Histogram in London

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 44 (75.86%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (67.24%) Ruby
3 29 (50.00%) DevOps
4 26 (44.83%) TDD
5 24 (41.38%) PaaS
5 24 (41.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 23 (39.66%) Cloud Foundry
6 23 (39.66%) JavaScript
6 23 (39.66%) Web Services
7 21 (36.21%) Java
8 20 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
9 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (31.03%) Ruby on Rails
9 18 (31.03%) Finance
10 17 (29.31%) CSS
10 17 (29.31%) HTML
11 16 (27.59%) OpenStack
12 15 (25.86%) Python
12 15 (25.86%) Software Engineering
13 14 (24.14%) vSphere
13 14 (24.14%) Go
14 13 (22.41%) Redis
14 13 (22.41%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
16 11 (18.97%) RabbitMQ
17 10 (17.24%) Docker
18 9 (15.52%) Kubernetes
18 9 (15.52%) Node.js
18 9 (15.52%) Opscode Chef
19 8 (13.79%) AngularJS

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 23 (39.66%) Cloud Foundry
2 16 (27.59%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.72%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.72%) DNN
3 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Radian6
1 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (3.45%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 44 (75.86%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (41.38%) PaaS
3 20 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.90%) SaaS
5 3 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (5.17%) Force.com
5 3 (5.17%) Google Analytics
6 2 (3.45%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.45%) GitHub
6 2 (3.45%) IaaS
7 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.72%) Engine Yard
7 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.72%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Firewall
2 3 (5.17%) HTTP
3 2 (3.45%) CTI
3 2 (3.45%) DNS
3 2 (3.45%) LDAP
4 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) Apache Cassandra
1 13 (22.41%) Redis
2 12 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (13.79%) MongoDB
4 6 (10.34%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.45%) Mixpanel
5 2 (3.45%) MySQL
6 1 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.72%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.72%) Big Data
6 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.72%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.90%) RSpec
3 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.72%) Ant
4 1 (1.72%) Capybara
4 1 (1.72%) Gatling
4 1 (1.72%) Geb
4 1 (1.72%) git-flow
4 1 (1.72%) Gradle
4 1 (1.72%) Grunt
4 1 (1.72%) gulp
4 1 (1.72%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.72%) Protractor
4 1 (1.72%) Spock
4 1 (1.72%) webpack
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Games
4 2 (3.45%) Publishing
4 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (58.62%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 13 (22.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Ruby Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Java Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.90%) WebOps Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Agile Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (5.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Ruby Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Django Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Python/Django Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (39.66%) Web Services
2 18 (31.03%) Ruby on Rails
3 17 (29.31%) CSS
3 17 (29.31%) HTML
4 11 (18.97%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (15.52%) Node.js
6 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
6 8 (13.79%) REST
7 6 (10.34%) HTML5
7 6 (10.34%) Sidekiq
8 5 (8.62%) CSS3
8 5 (8.62%) jQuery
8 5 (8.62%) RESTful
9 4 (6.90%) React
9 4 (6.90%) Sass
10 3 (5.17%) .NET
10 3 (5.17%) Akka
10 3 (5.17%) Django
10 3 (5.17%) hapi
11 2 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.90%) User Experience
3 3 (5.17%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.45%) IVR
4 2 (3.45%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (1.72%) 3D Printing
5 1 (1.72%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (1.72%) Arduino
5 1 (1.72%) CUDA
5 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.72%) Kinect
5 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.72%) Neural Network
5 1 (1.72%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (1.72%) Statistics
5 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.00%) DevOps
2 26 (44.83%) TDD
3 24 (41.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (25.86%) Software Engineering
6 8 (13.79%) High Availability
7 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
7 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
8 6 (10.34%) CRM
8 6 (10.34%) OO
8 6 (10.34%) Web Development
8 6 (10.34%) Web Operations
9 5 (8.62%) BDD
9 5 (8.62%) Investment Management
9 5 (8.62%) Pair Programming
10 4 (6.90%) OOP
11 3 (5.17%) Analytics
11 3 (5.17%) Data Modelling
11 3 (5.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 39 (67.24%) Ruby
2 23 (39.66%) JavaScript
3 21 (36.21%) Java
4 15 (25.86%) Python
5 14 (24.14%) Go
6 7 (12.07%) SQL
7 5 (8.62%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.90%) Scala
9 3 (5.17%) PHP
10 1 (1.72%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.72%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.72%) C#
10 1 (1.72%) Clojure
10 1 (1.72%) Groovy
10 1 (1.72%) Perl
10 1 (1.72%) R
10 1 (1.72%) SOQL
10 1 (1.72%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 14 (24.14%) vSphere
2 10 (17.24%) Docker
3 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) Kubernetes
1 9 (15.52%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (12.07%) Mesos
2 7 (12.07%) Puppet
3 4 (6.90%) Ansible
4 2 (3.45%) Nagios
5 1 (1.72%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (6.90%) Google
3 2 (3.45%) Conga
3 2 (3.45%) Informatica
3 2 (3.45%) Pardot
3 2 (3.45%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 2 (3.45%) Splunk
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) Rackspace
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