Period
to 18 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 18 May 2021 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 65 46 70
Rank change year-on-year -19 +24 +48
Contract jobs citing Terraform 90 142 233
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.24% 4.33% 3.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.19% 27.90% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 117 186
10th Percentile £394 £457 £475
25th Percentile £475 £506 £525
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £576 £575
Median % change year-on-year -0.09% +0.09% +4.55%
75th Percentile £642 £638 £650
90th Percentile £729 £702 £688
Central London median daily rate £550 £598 £575
% change year-on-year -7.95% +3.91% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £40.25

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 the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 372 509 1,170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.41% 15.51% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 385 904
10th Percentile £381 £360 £325
25th Percentile £463 £454 £454
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £550
75th Percentile £638 £625 £620
90th Percentile £695 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 22
Median hourly rate - £13.08 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year - -37.74% +10.53%
Central London median hourly rate - £13.26 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -36.87% +5.00%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Terraform as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in the City of London

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Terraform in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Terraform in the City of London

Terraform
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Terraform in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Terraform in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 60 (66.67%) DevOps
2 38 (42.22%) Kubernetes
2 38 (42.22%) AWS
3 36 (40.00%) Azure
3 36 (40.00%) Docker
4 32 (35.56%) Infrastructure as Code
5 28 (31.11%) Python
6 27 (30.00%) Ansible
7 24 (26.67%) Java
8 22 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (20.00%) Microservices
9 18 (20.00%) Jenkins
10 15 (16.67%) Linux
10 15 (16.67%) Serverless
11 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
11 14 (15.56%) GCP
12 12 (13.33%) Bash Shell
12 12 (13.33%) Git (software)
12 12 (13.33%) Test Automation
13 11 (12.22%) SQL
13 11 (12.22%) Node.js
13 11 (12.22%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (11.11%) Go
14 10 (11.11%) JavaScript
14 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared
14 10 (11.11%) PowerShell
14 10 (11.11%) Retail
15 9 (10.00%) TDD
15 9 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
16 8 (8.89%) IaaS

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 4 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.33%) Confluence
3 2 (2.22%) Appian
4 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.11%) nginx
4 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 38 (42.22%) AWS
2 36 (40.00%) Azure
3 15 (16.67%) Serverless
4 14 (15.56%) GCP
5 11 (12.22%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (8.89%) IaaS
6 8 (8.89%) PaaS
7 7 (7.78%) GitHub
8 6 (6.67%) SaaS
9 5 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (5.56%) Amazon S3
9 5 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (4.44%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (3.33%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (3.33%) Amazon GuardDuty
11 3 (3.33%) Azure Functions
11 3 (3.33%) Power Automate
11 3 (3.33%) Power Platform
11 3 (3.33%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.89%) DNS
2 3 (3.33%) VSAN
3 2 (2.22%) FTP
3 2 (2.22%) HTTP
3 2 (2.22%) NAS
3 2 (2.22%) SSL
3 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.11%) DHCP
4 1 (1.11%) Internet
4 1 (1.11%) Intranet
4 1 (1.11%) Network Security
4 1 (1.11%) SAN
4 1 (1.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (3.33%) Big Data
3 3 (3.33%) OLTP
4 2 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.22%) Redis
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.11%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.11%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.11%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.11%) MySQL
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.78%) JIRA
4 6 (6.67%) GitLab
4 6 (6.67%) Maven
5 5 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.33%) Gradle
7 3 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (3.33%) Selenium
7 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (2.22%) Artifactory
8 2 (2.22%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.22%) Codeship
8 2 (2.22%) Gatling
8 2 (2.22%) Geb
8 2 (2.22%) Snyk
8 2 (2.22%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.22%) Spock
8 2 (2.22%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (11.11%) Retail
2 8 (8.89%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Social Skills
3 7 (7.78%) Banking
4 3 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.33%) Presentation Skills
4 3 (3.33%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (37.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (21.11%) Developer
3 10 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.89%) Azure Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) AWS DevOps
6 7 (7.78%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) AWS Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) DevSecOps Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Administrator
8 5 (5.56%) Architect
8 5 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Security Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Azure DevOps
9 4 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Site Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Azure Architect
10 3 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.22%) Node.js
2 8 (8.89%) Spring
3 7 (7.78%) .NET
3 7 (7.78%) REST
4 6 (6.67%) Kafka
4 6 (6.67%) React
4 6 (6.67%) RxJava
4 6 (6.67%) Vert.x
4 6 (6.67%) Web Services
5 4 (4.44%) GraphQL
6 3 (3.33%) JSON
6 3 (3.33%) XML
7 2 (2.22%) Ember.js
7 2 (2.22%) Guice
7 2 (2.22%) LAMP
7 2 (2.22%) OAuth
7 2 (2.22%) OAuth2
7 2 (2.22%) Ratpack
7 2 (2.22%) SOAP
7 2 (2.22%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Cloud Native
1 6 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.44%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.22%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.67%) Linux
2 8 (8.89%) Windows
3 3 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2016
3 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2019
4 2 (2.22%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (2.22%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (66.67%) DevOps
2 32 (35.56%) Infrastructure as Code
3 22 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (20.00%) Microservices
5 12 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 9 (10.00%) TDD
7 8 (8.89%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.78%) Deployment Automation
8 7 (7.78%) DevSecOps
8 7 (7.78%) Migration
8 7 (7.78%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 6 (6.67%) Fintech
9 6 (6.67%) High Availability
10 5 (5.56%) Capacity Management
10 5 (5.56%) Open Source
11 4 (4.44%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (4.44%) Load Balancing
11 4 (4.44%) Project Management
11 4 (4.44%) Scrum
11 4 (4.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.11%) Python
2 24 (26.67%) Java
3 12 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 11 (12.22%) SQL
5 10 (11.11%) Go
5 10 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 8 (8.89%) C#
6 8 (8.89%) Ruby
7 7 (7.78%) TypeScript
8 4 (4.44%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.33%) Scala
10 2 (2.22%) AWK
10 2 (2.22%) Java 8
10 2 (2.22%) Perl
10 2 (2.22%) Rust
10 2 (2.22%) sed
11 1 (1.11%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.56%) AWS Certification
4 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.11%) CISM
6 1 (1.11%) CISSP
6 1 (1.11%) Degree
6 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) MCSA
6 1 (1.11%) MCSE
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 36 (40.00%) Docker
2 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.33%) vSphere
4 2 (2.22%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 38 (42.22%) Kubernetes
2 27 (30.00%) Ansible
3 9 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (8.89%) Puppet
5 3 (3.33%) PowerCLI
5 3 (3.33%) SCCM
5 3 (3.33%) vCenter Server
6 2 (2.22%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (2.22%) Grafana
6 2 (2.22%) HP Fortify
6 2 (2.22%) Prometheus
7 1 (1.11%) Icinga
7 1 (1.11%) logstash
7 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.11%) Rundeck
7 1 (1.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.56%) Google
2 5 (5.56%) VMware
3 3 (3.33%) HP
3 3 (3.33%) Splunk
4 2 (2.22%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.22%) NetApp
4 2 (2.22%) Rollbar
5 1 (1.11%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.11%) Databricks
5 1 (1.11%) Informatica
5 1 (1.11%) New Relic
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle