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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Heroku
Rank 361 368 354
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Contract jobs citing Heroku 34 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.087% 0.061%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.67% 3.21% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 9
Average daily rate
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£528 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.59% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £213 £450
% change year-on-year
+76.47% -52.77%
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
926 592 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.41% 2.71% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 415 326
Average daily rate £450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
- +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 2
Average hourly rate £27.25 £18.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.29% -61.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -9.34%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
Isleworth - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
Heroku
England

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 39 (79.59%) Ruby
2 27 (55.10%) Web Services
3 23 (46.94%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (44.90%) Ruby on Rails
4 22 (44.90%) Puppet
5 20 (40.82%) MySQL
6 18 (36.73%) NoSQL
7 17 (34.69%) MongoDB
7 17 (34.69%) CSS
7 17 (34.69%) Python
8 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
8 16 (32.65%) VMware
8 16 (32.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
10 14 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
10 14 (28.57%) DevOps
10 14 (28.57%) Linux
11 13 (26.53%) HTML
11 13 (26.53%) Oracle
11 13 (26.53%) QA
11 13 (26.53%) Subversion
11 13 (26.53%) PaaS
11 13 (26.53%) Engine Yard
11 13 (26.53%) OpenStack
12 12 (24.49%) Cobbler
12 12 (24.49%) MCollective
12 12 (24.49%) Relational Database
12 12 (24.49%) Bash Shell
12 12 (24.49%) CentOS
12 12 (24.49%) Git (software)

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 14 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (26.53%) OpenStack
3 7 (14.29%) Apache Solr
4 6 (12.24%) nginx
5 4 (8.16%) Node.js
6 1 (2.04%) WordPress
6 1 (2.04%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.04%) Drupal
6 1 (2.04%) JBoss
6 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.04%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.04%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 23 (46.94%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (26.53%) PaaS
2 13 (26.53%) Engine Yard
3 8 (16.33%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (6.12%) Google App Engine
5 3 (6.12%) GitHub
5 3 (6.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (4.08%) Force.com
6 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) Firewall
1 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
1 11 (22.45%) DNS
1 11 (22.45%) VLAN
2 4 (8.16%) LDAP
2 4 (8.16%) SSL
3 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) MySQL
2 18 (36.73%) NoSQL
3 17 (34.69%) MongoDB
4 16 (32.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (24.49%) Relational Database
5 12 (24.49%) RDBMS
6 10 (20.41%) Redis
7 3 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.04%) Big Data
8 1 (2.04%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
2 13 (26.53%) Subversion
3 12 (24.49%) Git (software)
4 7 (14.29%) RSpec
5 4 (8.16%) Grunt
6 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.04%) Ant
7 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.04%) Hudson
7 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (12.24%) Advertising
1 6 (12.24%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (61.22%) Developer
2 18 (36.73%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 11 (22.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (22.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Lead Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Ruby Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.08%) Chief Technology Officer
8 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Technical Design Leader
9 1 (2.04%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (55.10%) Web Services
2 22 (44.90%) Ruby on Rails
3 17 (34.69%) CSS
4 13 (26.53%) HTML
5 12 (24.49%) MCollective
6 11 (22.45%) jQuery
6 11 (22.45%) REST
7 10 (20.41%) HTML5
8 8 (16.33%) SOAP
9 7 (14.29%) Visualforce
10 6 (12.24%) Sinatra
11 5 (10.20%) Memcached
11 5 (10.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (10.20%) CSS3
11 5 (10.20%) Backbone.js
12 4 (8.16%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (8.16%) XML
13 3 (6.12%) RESTful
13 3 (6.12%) ActiveMQ
13 3 (6.12%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Clustering
1 12 (24.49%) Device Driver
2 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
3 7 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (12.24%) Social Media
5 4 (8.16%) Open Source
6 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.04%) Video on Demand
7 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.04%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Linux
2 12 (24.49%) CentOS
2 12 (24.49%) Ubuntu
3 5 (10.20%) Windows
4 3 (6.12%) Android
4 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) DevOps
2 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) Load Balancing
2 11 (22.45%) Release Management
3 7 (14.29%) Project Management
4 6 (12.24%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (12.24%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (10.20%) TDD
5 5 (10.20%) BDD
6 4 (8.16%) Migration
7 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.08%) Functional Programming
8 2 (4.08%) CRM
8 2 (4.08%) Usability Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Web Development
9 1 (2.04%) Rapid Prototyping
9 1 (2.04%) Content Management
9 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) Ruby
2 17 (34.69%) Python
3 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
4 12 (24.49%) Bash Shell
4 12 (24.49%) Perl
4 12 (24.49%) Shell Script
5 10 (20.41%) Korn
6 9 (18.37%) Java
7 7 (14.29%) SQL
7 7 (14.29%) SOQL
7 7 (14.29%) Apex Code
8 3 (6.12%) Haskell
8 3 (6.12%) Erlang
8 3 (6.12%) Golang
8 3 (6.12%) Clojure
9 2 (4.08%) SOSL
9 2 (4.08%) C#
10 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.04%) Scala
10 1 (2.04%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) vSphere
1 3 (6.12%) vCloud
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (44.90%) Puppet
2 12 (24.49%) Cobbler
2 12 (24.49%) Nagios
3 10 (20.41%) collectd
4 5 (10.20%) Capistrano
5 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (6.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) VMware
2 13 (26.53%) Oracle
3 12 (24.49%) Red Hat
4 7 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (10.20%) Google
6 4 (8.16%) Rackspace
7 3 (6.12%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (4.08%) Akamai
9 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.04%) Adobe
9 1 (2.04%) Informatica
9 1 (2.04%) ExactTarget
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 21 days ago
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