Period
to 11 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 11 November 2019 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
London > Central London
6 months to
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 68 147
Rank change year-on-year +10 +79 +80
Contract jobs citing Terraform 297 337 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 4.01% 3.75% 1.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.63% 22.36% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 286 124
Central London median daily rate £600 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -2.78%
10th Percentile £491 £475 £425
90th Percentile £719 £675 £650
London median daily rate £600 £575 £550
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £109.50 -
% change year-on-year -68.04% - -

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 Central London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,206 1,507 960
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 16.28% 16.76% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 971 1,201 762
Central London median daily rate £538 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 9
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% -1.58% -30.91%
10th Percentile £12.76 £14.80 £15.40
90th Percentile £49.44 £25.50 £35.50
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +5.13% -23.53% +41.67%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in Central London

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terraform in Central London

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in Central London over the 6 months to 11 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terraform in Central London

Terraform
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform within the Central London region over the 6 months to 11 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +8 226 £600 +4.35% 97
City of Westminster +7 7 £600 +7.87%
West End of London +10 3 £750 +25.00%
Southwark -14 1 £600 +4.35%
Terraform
London

For the 6 months to 11 November 2019, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 215 (72.39%) DevOps
2 172 (57.91%) AWS
3 159 (53.54%) Kubernetes
4 149 (50.17%) Ansible
5 144 (48.48%) Docker
6 114 (38.38%) Jenkins
7 109 (36.70%) Linux
8 101 (34.01%) Python
9 99 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 96 (32.32%) Azure
11 76 (25.59%) Java
11 76 (25.59%) Infrastructure as Code
12 70 (23.57%) Puppet
12 70 (23.57%) Microservices
13 67 (22.56%) GCP
14 50 (16.84%) Git (software)
15 49 (16.50%) JavaScript
16 48 (16.16%) Opscode Chef
17 45 (15.15%) Node.js
18 41 (13.80%) Software Engineering
19 40 (13.47%) Continuous Integration
20 39 (13.13%) Finance
21 37 (12.46%) Security Cleared
21 37 (12.46%) Serverless
22 36 (12.12%) Configuration Management
23 35 (11.78%) Google
24 33 (11.11%) SC Cleared
24 33 (11.11%) TDD
24 33 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
25 32 (10.77%) Go

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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 20 (6.73%) Confluence
2 16 (5.39%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (3.03%) Apache Airflow
4 8 (2.69%) OpenStack
5 7 (2.36%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.35%) Jupyter
7 3 (1.01%) Apache
7 3 (1.01%) nginx
8 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.34%) JBoss
9 1 (0.34%) SAS
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 172 (57.91%) AWS
2 96 (32.32%) Azure
3 67 (22.56%) GCP
4 37 (12.46%) Serverless
5 33 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
6 28 (9.43%) AWS CloudFormation
7 26 (8.75%) Amazon S3
8 25 (8.42%) Amazon EC2
9 22 (7.41%) GitHub
10 17 (5.72%) Amazon ECS
10 17 (5.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 16 (5.39%) Cloud Computing
12 15 (5.05%) Route 53
13 11 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
14 10 (3.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 8 (2.69%) PaaS
16 7 (2.36%) AWS CodePipeline
16 7 (2.36%) OpenShift
16 7 (2.36%) Tricentis Tosca
17 6 (2.02%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.72%) DNS
1 17 (5.72%) Firewall
2 12 (4.04%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.37%) HTTP
4 8 (2.69%) FTP
4 8 (2.69%) SSL
5 5 (1.68%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (1.68%) Network Security
5 5 (1.68%) VPN
6 4 (1.35%) WAN
7 3 (1.01%) Internet
8 2 (0.67%) DHCP
9 1 (0.34%) BGP
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.34%) DSL
9 1 (0.34%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.34%) OSPF
9 1 (0.34%) Skype
9 1 (0.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.08%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (7.41%) MySQL
3 21 (7.07%) Big Data
4 17 (5.72%) Amazon RDS
5 16 (5.39%) NoSQL
6 15 (5.05%) MongoDB
7 11 (3.70%) Hadoop
7 11 (3.70%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.03%) BigQuery
8 9 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (2.02%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (2.02%) SQL Server
10 4 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.01%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.01%) Redis
12 2 (0.67%) FoundationDB
12 2 (0.67%) InfluxDB
13 1 (0.34%) Data Lake
13 1 (0.34%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 114 (38.38%) Jenkins
2 50 (16.84%) Git (software)
3 26 (8.75%) JIRA
4 21 (7.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (5.39%) CircleCI
6 14 (4.71%) GitLab
7 12 (4.04%) TeamCity
8 11 (3.70%) Maven
9 10 (3.37%) Gradle
9 10 (3.37%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (2.69%) Gatling
10 8 (2.69%) Geb
10 8 (2.69%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (2.69%) Spock
10 8 (2.69%) Travis CI
10 8 (2.69%) webpack
11 7 (2.36%) Bitbucket
11 7 (2.36%) GoCD
11 7 (2.36%) Selenium
11 7 (2.36%) SonarQube
General
1 39 (13.13%) Finance
2 24 (8.08%) Banking
3 12 (4.04%) Public Sector
4 10 (3.37%) Law
5 6 (2.02%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.35%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.35%) Marketing
6 4 (1.35%) Retail
7 3 (1.01%) Front Office
7 3 (1.01%) Publishing
8 2 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.67%) Games
9 1 (0.34%) Automotive
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 140 (47.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 56 (18.86%) AWS DevOps
2 56 (18.86%) AWS Engineer
3 47 (15.82%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 47 (15.82%) Developer
4 29 (9.76%) Azure Engineer
5 28 (9.43%) Architect
6 27 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
7 25 (8.42%) Azure DevOps
7 25 (8.42%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 22 (7.41%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 17 (5.72%) Senior Developer
10 16 (5.39%) Java Developer
11 14 (4.71%) Senior DevOps
12 13 (4.38%) Automation Engineer
13 12 (4.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 11 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
14 11 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 9 (3.03%) Full Stack Developer
15 9 (3.03%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (15.15%) Node.js
2 31 (10.44%) Kafka
3 26 (8.75%) Web Services
4 22 (7.41%) Spring
5 17 (5.72%) AngularJS
6 15 (5.05%) CSS
6 15 (5.05%) React
7 13 (4.38%) REST
7 13 (4.38%) Spring Boot
8 12 (4.04%) .NET
9 11 (3.70%) OAuth
10 10 (3.37%) OAuth2
11 9 (3.03%) GraphQL
11 9 (3.03%) Redux
12 8 (2.69%) Dropwizard
12 8 (2.69%) Guice
12 8 (2.69%) Ratpack
12 8 (2.69%) SOAP
12 8 (2.69%) WireMock
13 7 (2.36%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.74%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (4.71%) Cloud Native
3 12 (4.04%) Public Cloud
4 10 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 9 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 9 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (2.36%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.36%) User Experience
7 5 (1.68%) PKI
8 3 (1.01%) BYOD
8 3 (1.01%) Derivative
8 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.01%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.01%) Social Media
9 2 (0.67%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 109 (36.70%) Linux
2 30 (10.10%) Windows
3 21 (7.07%) Unix
4 11 (3.70%) Ubuntu
5 9 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.02%) CentOS
7 5 (1.68%) Debian
8 2 (0.67%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.34%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.34%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.34%) Solaris
9 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (72.39%) DevOps
2 99 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (25.59%) Infrastructure as Code
4 70 (23.57%) Microservices
5 41 (13.80%) Software Engineering
6 40 (13.47%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (12.12%) Configuration Management
8 33 (11.11%) TDD
9 27 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
10 25 (8.42%) Test Automation
11 24 (8.08%) Migration
12 20 (6.73%) Open Source
13 17 (5.72%) Analytics
13 17 (5.72%) Fintech
14 16 (5.39%) BDD
15 15 (5.05%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 15 (5.05%) Unit Testing
16 14 (4.71%) Continuous Deployment
16 14 (4.71%) E-Commerce
17 13 (4.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 101 (34.01%) Python
2 76 (25.59%) Java
3 49 (16.50%) JavaScript
4 32 (10.77%) Go
5 30 (10.10%) SQL
6 27 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 26 (8.75%) PowerShell
8 25 (8.42%) Ruby
9 20 (6.73%) TypeScript
10 16 (5.39%) Java 8
11 15 (5.05%) C#
12 14 (4.71%) ES6
12 14 (4.71%) Scala
13 10 (3.37%) Groovy
14 7 (2.36%) Perl
15 5 (1.68%) PHP
15 5 (1.68%) R
16 3 (1.01%) C
16 3 (1.01%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (12.46%) Security Cleared
2 33 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 15 (5.05%) AWS Certification
4 7 (2.36%) Degree
5 6 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.01%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.67%) CISSP
7 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) MCP
8 1 (0.34%) MCSA
8 1 (0.34%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.02%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) NIST
2 2 (0.67%) NIST 800
System Software
1 144 (48.48%) Docker
2 4 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.01%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.34%) etcd
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.34%) Varnish
4 1 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.34%) XenApp
4 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 159 (53.54%) Kubernetes
2 149 (50.17%) Ansible
3 70 (23.57%) Puppet
4 48 (16.16%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (7.07%) Packer
6 19 (6.40%) Consul
7 17 (5.72%) Prometheus
8 15 (5.05%) Docker Swarm
9 10 (3.37%) Grafana
10 8 (2.69%) Kibana
11 7 (2.36%) Mesos
12 6 (2.02%) Rancher
13 4 (1.35%) Salt
14 3 (1.01%) Graphite
14 3 (1.01%) logstash
14 3 (1.01%) Nagios
15 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
15 2 (0.67%) SCCM
16 1 (0.34%) Cobbler
16 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 35 (11.78%) Google
2 18 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.05%) New Relic
4 14 (4.71%) Red Hat
5 12 (4.04%) Splunk
6 10 (3.37%) Atlassian
7 8 (2.69%) SaltStack
8 5 (1.68%) F5
9 4 (1.35%) Oracle
9 4 (1.35%) PagerDuty
10 3 (1.01%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.67%) Confluent
11 2 (0.67%) ForgeRock
11 2 (0.67%) hybris
11 2 (0.67%) Palo Alto
11 2 (0.67%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.67%) Veracode
12 1 (0.34%) Darktrace
12 1 (0.34%) Datactics
12 1 (0.34%) Zscaler