Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Terraform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Terraform over the 6 months to 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Terraform
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 53 82
Rank change year-on-year -11 +29 +6
Contract jobs citing Terraform 23 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.19% 3.01% 1.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.47% 33.62% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 15
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% - +12.82%
10th Percentile £426 £325 £500
90th Percentile £715 £730 £623
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £525 £540
% change year-on-year -4.76% -2.78% +13.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Terraform is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 94 116 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.94% 8.96% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 83 93
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £153 £233 £174
90th Percentile £605 £624 £663
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.70% - +23.33%
10th Percentile £15.45 £15.10 £17.75
90th Percentile £19.20 £21.75 £19.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £18.00 £16.51
% change year-on-year -11.94% +9.01% +10.08%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Terraform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in Birmingham

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Terraform in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Terraform in Birmingham

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in Birmingham over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terraform in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Terraform also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 20 (86.96%) DevOps
2 18 (78.26%) Azure
3 13 (56.52%) AWS
4 11 (47.83%) Kubernetes
4 11 (47.83%) PowerShell
5 10 (43.48%) Ansible
6 9 (39.13%) GCP
6 9 (39.13%) Python
7 8 (34.78%) Linux
7 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
7 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
8 7 (30.43%) Kafka
8 7 (30.43%) IaaS
8 7 (30.43%) Artifactory
8 7 (30.43%) PaaS
8 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
8 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Automation
9 6 (26.09%) Amazon EKS
9 6 (26.09%) Confluent
9 6 (26.09%) .NET
9 6 (26.09%) C#
9 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
9 6 (26.09%) Migration
9 6 (26.09%) CentOS
9 6 (26.09%) JIRA
9 6 (26.09%) Banking
9 6 (26.09%) Proactive Monitoring
9 6 (26.09%) Cloud Native
9 6 (26.09%) CircleCI

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (78.26%) Azure
2 13 (56.52%) AWS
3 9 (39.13%) GCP
4 7 (30.43%) IaaS
4 7 (30.43%) PaaS
5 6 (26.09%) Amazon EKS
5 6 (26.09%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
7 1 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (4.35%) Mimecast
7 1 (4.35%) Office 365
7 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
7 1 (4.35%) Power Platform
7 1 (4.35%) PowerApps
7 1 (4.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.35%) Skype
2 1 (4.35%) SSL
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (13.04%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) Impala
3 1 (4.35%) Pentaho
3 1 (4.35%) Power BI
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (30.43%) Artifactory
3 6 (26.09%) CircleCI
3 6 (26.09%) JIRA
3 6 (26.09%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (26.09%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Public Sector
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) Azure DevOps
3 8 (34.78%) Azure Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 6 (26.09%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (8.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) Azure Consultant
8 2 (8.70%) Azure Specialist
8 2 (8.70%) Consultant
8 2 (8.70%) DevOps Specialist
8 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Cloud Consultant
9 1 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) DevOps Consultant
9 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Kafka
2 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (4.35%) EDI
3 1 (4.35%) J2EE
3 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Cloud Native
2 4 (17.39%) Public Cloud
3 3 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.35%) NHS
4 1 (4.35%) Tandem
4 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) CentOS
2 6 (26.09%) CoreOS
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) VMS
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) DevOps
2 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Automation
3 6 (26.09%) Microservices
3 6 (26.09%) Migration
3 6 (26.09%) Proactive Monitoring
3 6 (26.09%) The Twelve-Factor App
4 5 (21.74%) Identity Management
4 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure as Code
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.70%) Cloud Operations
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.70%) DevSecOps
8 1 (4.35%) Deployment Automation
8 1 (4.35%) Document Management
8 1 (4.35%) SIEM
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) PowerShell
2 9 (39.13%) Python
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) C#
4 6 (26.09%) Go
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 6 (26.09%) Rust
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Docker
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Kubernetes
2 10 (43.48%) Ansible
3 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (13.04%) Puppet
4 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (4.35%) Rancher
4 1 (4.35%) SCCM
4 1 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Confluent
1 6 (26.09%) Veracode
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (4.35%) Apple
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.35%) Darktrace
3 1 (4.35%) Juniper
3 1 (4.35%) Meraki
3 1 (4.35%) Polycom
3 1 (4.35%) Splunk
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Zscaler