Period
to 22 January 2020

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 22 January 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 51 142
Rank change year-on-year -4 +91 +53
Contract jobs citing Terraform 187 292 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.76% 4.28% 1.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.67% 23.91% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 244 106
City of London median daily rate £600 £575 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +6.98% -2.27%
10th Percentile £475 £466 £425
90th Percentile £713 £675 £694
Central London median daily rate £600 £575 £538
% change year-on-year +4.35% +6.98% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 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 758 1,221 851
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.22% 17.90% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 588 952 687
City of London median daily rate £525 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +6.82%
10th Percentile £311 £288 £348
90th Percentile £675 £675 £674
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 8
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +13.33% -40.00%
10th Percentile £13.01 £14.06 £11.81
90th Percentile £31.50 £25.50 £39.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £22.00
% change year-on-year +4.28% -15.00% -20.00%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Terraform as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terraform in the City of London

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terraform in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 131 (70.05%) DevOps
2 111 (59.36%) Kubernetes
3 92 (49.20%) AWS
4 79 (42.25%) Ansible
5 75 (40.11%) Docker
6 72 (38.50%) Jenkins
7 68 (36.36%) Python
8 65 (34.76%) Linux
9 58 (31.02%) Agile Software Development
9 58 (31.02%) Azure
10 53 (28.34%) Infrastructure as Code
11 50 (26.74%) GCP
12 42 (22.46%) Microservices
13 38 (20.32%) Java
14 35 (18.72%) Git (software)
15 34 (18.18%) Puppet
16 33 (17.65%) Google
17 31 (16.58%) JavaScript
18 30 (16.04%) Software Engineering
19 29 (15.51%) Go
20 27 (14.44%) Continuous Delivery
20 27 (14.44%) Ruby
20 27 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
21 26 (13.90%) Security Cleared
22 23 (12.30%) Opscode Chef
23 21 (11.23%) Serverless
24 20 (10.70%) TDD
24 20 (10.70%) Finance
25 19 (10.16%) Banking
25 19 (10.16%) JIRA

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 14 (7.49%) Confluence
2 13 (6.95%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (4.28%) Apache Airflow
4 5 (2.67%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.60%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.53%) Apache
6 1 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.53%) JBoss
6 1 (0.53%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.53%) nginx
6 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Fuse
6 1 (0.53%) SAS
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.53%) SugarCRM
Cloud Services
1 92 (49.20%) AWS
2 58 (31.02%) Azure
3 50 (26.74%) GCP
4 21 (11.23%) Serverless
5 18 (9.63%) AWS Lambda
6 17 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (7.49%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (5.35%) Amazon S3
8 10 (5.35%) GitHub
9 9 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (4.28%) Amazon SQS
11 7 (3.74%) PaaS
11 7 (3.74%) Tricentis Tosca
12 6 (3.21%) Route 53
13 5 (2.67%) AWS CodePipeline
13 5 (2.67%) IaaS
14 4 (2.14%) Amazon Glacier
14 4 (2.14%) AWS CodeDeploy
14 4 (2.14%) OpenShift
14 4 (2.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.88%) DNS
2 10 (5.35%) TCP/IP
3 9 (4.81%) HTTP
4 8 (4.28%) Firewall
4 8 (4.28%) FTP
4 8 (4.28%) SSL
5 3 (1.60%) VPN
6 2 (1.07%) DHCP
6 2 (1.07%) VLAN
7 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.53%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.53%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.02%) MySQL
2 13 (6.95%) MongoDB
3 12 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (6.42%) NoSQL
4 10 (5.35%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (4.28%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (4.28%) Big Data
6 7 (3.74%) BigQuery
7 6 (3.21%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.67%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (2.14%) SQL Server
10 3 (1.60%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.60%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.07%) Amazon Aurora
12 1 (0.53%) Amazon Athena
12 1 (0.53%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.53%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.53%) FoundationDB
Development Applications
1 72 (38.50%) Jenkins
2 35 (18.72%) Git (software)
3 19 (10.16%) JIRA
4 14 (7.49%) CircleCI
5 10 (5.35%) GitLab
6 9 (4.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (4.28%) Gatling
7 8 (4.28%) Geb
7 8 (4.28%) Gradle
7 8 (4.28%) Spock
7 8 (4.28%) TeamCity
7 8 (4.28%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (3.74%) Maven
8 7 (3.74%) Selenium
8 7 (3.74%) Travis CI
9 6 (3.21%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (2.14%) Artifactory
10 4 (2.14%) SonarQube
11 3 (1.60%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 20 (10.70%) Finance
2 19 (10.16%) Banking
3 13 (6.95%) Public Sector
4 5 (2.67%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.67%) Marketing
5 4 (2.14%) Law
6 3 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.07%) Advertising
7 2 (1.07%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.07%) Legal
8 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (43.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (14.97%) AWS Engineer
3 26 (13.90%) AWS DevOps
4 24 (12.83%) Developer
5 21 (11.23%) Architect
5 21 (11.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 21 (11.23%) Azure Engineer
6 18 (9.63%) Cloud Engineer
7 15 (8.02%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 14 (7.49%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 12 (6.42%) Cloud Architect
10 10 (5.35%) Java Developer
10 10 (5.35%) Python Engineer
11 8 (4.28%) Senior DevOps
11 8 (4.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 7 (3.74%) .NET Developer
12 7 (3.74%) Platform Engineer
12 7 (3.74%) Senior Developer
13 6 (3.21%) Agile Java Developer
13 6 (3.21%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.63%) Kafka
2 16 (8.56%) Node.js
3 14 (7.49%) Web Services
4 13 (6.95%) Spring
5 11 (5.88%) .NET
5 11 (5.88%) REST
6 9 (4.81%) AngularJS
6 9 (4.81%) OAuth
6 9 (4.81%) Spring Boot
7 8 (4.28%) Dropwizard
7 8 (4.28%) Guice
7 8 (4.28%) OAuth2
7 8 (4.28%) Ratpack
7 8 (4.28%) SOAP
7 8 (4.28%) WireMock
8 7 (3.74%) React
9 6 (3.21%) CSS
9 6 (3.21%) Ember.js
9 6 (3.21%) HTML
10 4 (2.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.95%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 9 (4.81%) Cloud Native
4 5 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.07%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Clustering
7 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) Replication
7 1 (0.53%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.53%) User Experience
7 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.53%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 65 (34.76%) Linux
2 19 (10.16%) Windows
3 12 (6.42%) Unix
4 6 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.21%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.67%) Debian
6 4 (2.14%) CentOS
7 2 (1.07%) Android
7 2 (1.07%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.07%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.53%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.53%) Solaris
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (70.05%) DevOps
2 58 (31.02%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (28.34%) Infrastructure as Code
4 42 (22.46%) Microservices
5 30 (16.04%) Software Engineering
6 27 (14.44%) Continuous Delivery
6 27 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (10.70%) TDD
8 15 (8.02%) Migration
9 14 (7.49%) Analytics
9 14 (7.49%) Configuration Management
10 13 (6.95%) Test Automation
11 12 (6.42%) Fintech
12 11 (5.88%) BDD
13 10 (5.35%) Dependency Injection
14 9 (4.81%) Unit Testing
15 8 (4.28%) Domain-Driven Design
15 8 (4.28%) OWASP
15 8 (4.28%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 7 (3.74%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 68 (36.36%) Python
2 38 (20.32%) Java
3 31 (16.58%) JavaScript
4 29 (15.51%) Go
5 27 (14.44%) Ruby
6 19 (10.16%) Bash Shell
7 16 (8.56%) PowerShell
8 15 (8.02%) Scala
8 15 (8.02%) SQL
9 13 (6.95%) C#
10 11 (5.88%) Groovy
11 9 (4.81%) Java 8
11 9 (4.81%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.14%) PHP
12 4 (2.14%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.60%) ES6
13 3 (1.60%) Perl
14 1 (0.53%) ClojureScript
14 1 (0.53%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.53%) Rust
Qualifications
1 26 (13.90%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.63%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.42%) AWS Certification
4 5 (2.67%) Degree
5 4 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.07%) CISSP
6 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.53%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.53%) MCP
7 1 (0.53%) MCSA
7 1 (0.53%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) QA
2 2 (1.07%) NIST
2 2 (1.07%) NIST 800
System Software
1 75 (40.11%) Docker
2 4 (2.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.53%) XenApp
5 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.53%) zsh
Systems Management
1 111 (59.36%) Kubernetes
2 79 (42.25%) Ansible
3 34 (18.18%) Puppet
4 23 (12.30%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (8.02%) Docker Swarm
6 14 (7.49%) Packer
7 7 (3.74%) Prometheus
8 6 (3.21%) Consul
8 6 (3.21%) Istio
8 6 (3.21%) Rancher
9 5 (2.67%) Kibana
10 3 (1.60%) logstash
10 3 (1.60%) Mesos
10 3 (1.60%) Salt
11 2 (1.07%) Grafana
11 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (1.07%) SCCM
12 1 (0.53%) Cobbler
12 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 33 (17.65%) Google
2 11 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 10 (5.35%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.28%) SaltStack
5 5 (2.67%) Splunk
6 3 (1.60%) Facebook
6 3 (1.60%) VMware
7 2 (1.07%) ForgeRock
7 2 (1.07%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.07%) New Relic
7 2 (1.07%) Veracode
8 1 (0.53%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (0.53%) Confluent
8 1 (0.53%) Darktrace
8 1 (0.53%) Databricks
8 1 (0.53%) Datactics
8 1 (0.53%) Meraki
8 1 (0.53%) PagerDuty
8 1 (0.53%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.53%) Zscaler