Period
to 26 June 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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 105 161
Rank change year-on-year +30 +56 +74
Contract jobs citing Terraform 282 237 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.34% 2.60% 1.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.26% 18.08% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 199 87
Central London median daily rate £575 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.52% -
10th Percentile £494 £473 £416
90th Percentile £694 £703 £638
London median daily rate £575 £560 £538
% change year-on-year +2.68% +4.19% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Central London median hourly rate £70.00 - -
London median hourly rate £70.00 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 1,464 1,311 838
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.32% 14.37% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,170 1,028 670
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £327 £300
90th Percentile £688 £675 £625
London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 27 8
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -14.34% +13.89%
10th Percentile £16.71 £12.66 £15.40
90th Percentile £46.23 £37.50 £75.83
London median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £24.93
% change year-on-year +2.00% +0.28% +13.32%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +38 213 £575 +4.55% 40
Southwark - 15 £575 -
City of Westminster -14 13 £525 -12.50% 1
West End of London -6 9 £644 +9.57% 1
Terraform
London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 228 (80.85%) DevOps
2 158 (56.03%) Amazon AWS
3 143 (50.71%) Kubernetes
4 136 (48.23%) Docker
5 121 (42.91%) Ansible
6 109 (38.65%) Microsoft Azure
7 106 (37.59%) Linux
8 99 (35.11%) Microservices
9 80 (28.37%) Python
10 74 (26.24%) Java
11 71 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
11 71 (25.18%) Jenkins
12 69 (24.47%) Infrastructure as Code
13 59 (20.92%) Puppet
14 52 (18.44%) Node.js
15 51 (18.09%) Opscode Chef
16 45 (15.96%) Finance
17 44 (15.60%) JavaScript
18 38 (13.48%) AWS CloudFormation
18 38 (13.48%) Serverless
19 34 (12.06%) AWS Lambda
19 34 (12.06%) Windows
19 34 (12.06%) Configuration Management
19 34 (12.06%) Git (software)
20 31 (10.99%) Amazon EC2
21 30 (10.64%) Bash Shell
22 28 (9.93%) Amazon S3
22 28 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
23 27 (9.57%) Migration
23 27 (9.57%) TDD

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 15 (5.32%) Confluence
2 11 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (2.48%) Apache
3 7 (2.48%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.48%) IIS
4 5 (1.77%) nginx
5 3 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.06%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.71%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (0.71%) Gunicorn
6 2 (0.71%) Jetty
6 2 (0.71%) Mongrel
6 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.35%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 158 (56.03%) Amazon AWS
2 109 (38.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (13.48%) AWS CloudFormation
3 38 (13.48%) Serverless
4 34 (12.06%) AWS Lambda
5 31 (10.99%) Amazon EC2
6 28 (9.93%) Amazon S3
7 27 (9.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 25 (8.87%) Amazon ECS
9 24 (8.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 20 (7.09%) GitHub
11 18 (6.38%) Azure Active Directory
12 15 (5.32%) Route 53
13 13 (4.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 12 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
15 11 (3.90%) Datadog
15 11 (3.90%) PaaS
16 9 (3.19%) CloudFront
17 8 (2.84%) Amazon SQS
18 7 (2.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.32%) DNS
2 14 (4.96%) Firewall
3 9 (3.19%) HTTP
3 9 (3.19%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.13%) FTP
4 6 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (2.13%) Network Security
4 6 (2.13%) SSL
5 5 (1.77%) WAN
6 2 (0.71%) Internet
7 1 (0.35%) BGP
7 1 (0.35%) DHCP
7 1 (0.35%) IPsec
7 1 (0.35%) OSPF
7 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.87%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.80%) Amazon RDS
3 20 (7.09%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (6.38%) Azure SQL Database
4 18 (6.38%) Big Data
5 16 (5.67%) NoSQL
6 15 (5.32%) Redis
7 13 (4.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (4.61%) MongoDB
8 10 (3.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 10 (3.55%) Hadoop
9 9 (3.19%) Riak
10 8 (2.84%) MySQL
11 4 (1.42%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.42%) BigQuery
11 4 (1.42%) Blockchain
11 4 (1.42%) InfluxDB
12 3 (1.06%) Amazon Aurora
12 3 (1.06%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 71 (25.18%) Jenkins
2 34 (12.06%) Git (software)
3 20 (7.09%) JIRA
4 15 (5.32%) GitLab
5 13 (4.61%) Maven
6 11 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (3.90%) Octopus Deploy
6 11 (3.90%) TeamCity
7 9 (3.19%) GoCD
8 8 (2.84%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (2.48%) Gatling
10 6 (2.13%) Artifactory
10 6 (2.13%) gulp
11 5 (1.77%) Geb
11 5 (1.77%) Gradle
11 5 (1.77%) Spock
12 4 (1.42%) CircleCI
12 4 (1.42%) Selenium
12 4 (1.42%) Travis CI
12 4 (1.42%) Vagrant
General
1 45 (15.96%) Finance
2 12 (4.26%) Banking
3 11 (3.90%) Law
3 11 (3.90%) Retail
4 6 (2.13%) Games
5 4 (1.42%) Publishing
6 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Advertising
7 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.35%) Marketing
7 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 154 (54.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 66 (23.40%) AWS DevOps
3 62 (21.99%) Developer
4 61 (21.63%) AWS Engineer
5 53 (18.79%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 38 (13.48%) Azure DevOps
7 35 (12.41%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 35 (12.41%) Azure Engineer
8 25 (8.87%) JavaScript Developer
9 24 (8.51%) Java Developer
10 21 (7.45%) Node.js Developer
11 20 (7.09%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 15 (5.32%) Architect
12 15 (5.32%) Cloud Engineer
13 11 (3.90%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
13 11 (3.90%) Platform Engineer
13 11 (3.90%) Senior Developer
14 10 (3.55%) Senior DevOps
15 9 (3.19%) Senior Java Developer
16 8 (2.84%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (18.44%) Node.js
2 23 (8.16%) Express
3 20 (7.09%) Kafka
3 20 (7.09%) Spring
3 20 (7.09%) Web Services
4 15 (5.32%) Spring Boot
5 14 (4.96%) Hibernate
6 13 (4.61%) Elastic Stack
6 13 (4.61%) React
7 12 (4.26%) AngularJS
8 11 (3.90%) OAuth
8 11 (3.90%) OAuth2
8 11 (3.90%) RESTful
9 10 (3.55%) CSS
9 10 (3.55%) X-Windows
10 9 (3.19%) HTML
10 9 (3.19%) REST
11 7 (2.48%) .NET
12 5 (1.77%) J2EE
12 5 (1.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.45%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (7.09%) Cloud Native
3 12 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 8 (2.84%) PKI
5 6 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 6 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.13%) Social Media
6 5 (1.77%) Analytical Mindset
6 5 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.77%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.42%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.06%) BYOD
8 3 (1.06%) Clustering
8 3 (1.06%) Wiki
9 2 (0.71%) Blog
9 2 (0.71%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.71%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.35%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 106 (37.59%) Linux
2 34 (12.06%) Windows
3 24 (8.51%) Unix
4 16 (5.67%) Windows Server
5 15 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.77%) CentOS
7 3 (1.06%) Android
7 3 (1.06%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.06%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.35%) Debian
8 1 (0.35%) Fedora
8 1 (0.35%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (80.85%) DevOps
2 99 (35.11%) Microservices
3 71 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (24.47%) Infrastructure as Code
5 34 (12.06%) Configuration Management
6 28 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (9.57%) Migration
7 27 (9.57%) TDD
8 24 (8.51%) Software Engineering
9 22 (7.80%) Fintech
10 21 (7.45%) Open Source
11 20 (7.09%) Deployment Automation
12 17 (6.03%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (6.03%) Test Automation
13 14 (4.96%) BDD
14 11 (3.90%) E-Commerce
14 11 (3.90%) Machine Learning
14 11 (3.90%) OWASP
15 10 (3.55%) Continuous Deployment
15 10 (3.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 80 (28.37%) Python
2 74 (26.24%) Java
3 44 (15.60%) JavaScript
4 30 (10.64%) Bash Shell
5 26 (9.22%) PowerShell
6 23 (8.16%) Java 8
7 22 (7.80%) Ruby
8 21 (7.45%) Go
9 20 (7.09%) SQL
10 12 (4.26%) ES6
10 12 (4.26%) Scala
11 11 (3.90%) PHP
12 10 (3.55%) C#
13 8 (2.84%) TypeScript
14 7 (2.48%) Perl
15 3 (1.06%) C
15 3 (1.06%) C++
15 3 (1.06%) Groovy
16 2 (0.71%) R
17 1 (0.35%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 13 (4.61%) Security Cleared
2 11 (3.90%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.48%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.42%) Degree
5 3 (1.06%) MCSA
5 3 (1.06%) MCSE
5 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 136 (48.23%) Docker
2 16 (5.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.71%) etcd
3 2 (0.71%) Varnish
3 2 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.71%) Xen
4 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.35%) KVM
4 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 143 (50.71%) Kubernetes
2 121 (42.91%) Ansible
3 59 (20.92%) Puppet
4 51 (18.09%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (5.32%) Packer
6 14 (4.96%) Consul
7 10 (3.55%) Grafana
7 10 (3.55%) Kibana
7 10 (3.55%) Mesos
8 8 (2.84%) Prometheus
9 7 (2.48%) Docker Swarm
9 7 (2.48%) logstash
10 6 (2.13%) Graphite
11 5 (1.77%) Fluentd
12 4 (1.42%) collectd
12 4 (1.42%) StatsD
13 3 (1.06%) HAProxy
13 3 (1.06%) Marathon
13 3 (1.06%) Salt
13 3 (1.06%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (6.38%) Google
2 16 (5.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.96%) Atlassian
4 11 (3.90%) Splunk
5 10 (3.55%) New Relic
6 8 (2.84%) SaltStack
7 7 (2.48%) PagerDuty
8 5 (1.77%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.06%) hybris
9 3 (1.06%) VMware
10 2 (0.71%) IBM
10 2 (0.71%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.35%) Cisco
11 1 (0.35%) Citrix
11 1 (0.35%) Interwoven
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle
11 1 (0.35%) Palo Alto
11 1 (0.35%) Perforce
11 1 (0.35%) Ping Identity
11 1 (0.35%) SAP