Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 49 54 56
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 +84
Contract jobs citing Terraform 95 184 288
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 4.25% 3.94% 4.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.38% 26.25% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 141 249
Median daily rate £560 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +4.35% +6.98%
10th Percentile £420 £463 £465
90th Percentile £668 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £600 £575
% change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 347 701 1,227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.53% 15.03% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 537 962
Median daily rate £525 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.55% +7.32%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £290
90th Percentile £686 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £550
% change year-on-year - -4.55% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 20
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.39% -5.71% -12.50%
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.60 £18.10
% change year-on-year +30.68% -2.76% -17.73%

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 24 February 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Terraform in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 65 (68.42%) DevOps
2 44 (46.32%) Azure
3 40 (42.11%) AWS
4 38 (40.00%) Docker
5 37 (38.95%) Python
6 36 (37.89%) Infrastructure as Code
7 35 (36.84%) Kubernetes
8 28 (29.47%) Java
9 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (27.37%) Linux
10 26 (27.37%) Ansible
11 24 (25.26%) Jenkins
12 23 (24.21%) Serverless
13 20 (21.05%) PaaS
14 17 (17.89%) Security Cleared
14 17 (17.89%) Microservices
15 16 (16.84%) IaaS
15 16 (16.84%) Go
15 16 (16.84%) Opscode Chef
15 16 (16.84%) Microsoft
16 15 (15.79%) SC Cleared
17 14 (14.74%) Configuration Management
17 14 (14.74%) GCP
18 13 (13.68%) Finance
19 12 (12.63%) TDD
19 12 (12.63%) C#
19 12 (12.63%) SQL
19 12 (12.63%) Node.js
20 11 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
20 11 (11.58%) DNS

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 5 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.11%) Appian
2 2 (2.11%) Confluence
3 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.05%) Jupyter
3 1 (1.05%) nginx
3 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 44 (46.32%) Azure
2 40 (42.11%) AWS
3 23 (24.21%) Serverless
4 20 (21.05%) PaaS
5 16 (16.84%) IaaS
6 14 (14.74%) GCP
7 9 (9.47%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (8.42%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (6.32%) Amazon ECS
9 6 (6.32%) Amazon S3
9 6 (6.32%) Azure Functions
10 5 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (5.26%) Datadog
10 5 (5.26%) GitHub
10 5 (5.26%) SaaS
11 4 (4.21%) Amazon EKS
11 4 (4.21%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (4.21%) CloudFront
11 4 (4.21%) OpenShift
11 4 (4.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.58%) DNS
2 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.16%) Unified Communications
3 3 (3.16%) VSAN
4 2 (2.11%) BIG-IP
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.11%) DHCP
4 2 (2.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (2.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (2.11%) FTP
4 2 (2.11%) H.323
4 2 (2.11%) HTTP
4 2 (2.11%) MGCP
4 2 (2.11%) Network Security
4 2 (2.11%) NX-OS
4 2 (2.11%) Sourcefire
4 2 (2.11%) SSL
4 2 (2.11%) VPN
4 2 (2.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.32%) Azure SQL Database
1 6 (6.32%) Big Data
1 6 (6.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.26%) Redis
3 3 (3.16%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.16%) Cosmos DB
3 3 (3.16%) MySQL
3 3 (3.16%) OLTP
4 2 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.05%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.05%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (25.26%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.37%) Bitbucket
3 7 (7.37%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (6.32%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (5.26%) GitLab
5 5 (5.26%) Gradle
6 4 (4.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (4.21%) Gerrit
6 4 (4.21%) Maven
6 4 (4.21%) Selenium
6 4 (4.21%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.16%) Artifactory
7 3 (3.16%) Snyk
7 3 (3.16%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.11%) CircleCI
8 2 (2.11%) Gatling
8 2 (2.11%) Grunt
8 2 (2.11%) gulp
8 2 (2.11%) Spock
General
1 13 (13.68%) Finance
2 10 (10.53%) Banking
3 9 (9.47%) Retail
4 7 (7.37%) Public Sector
5 3 (3.16%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.16%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.16%) Retail Finance
5 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.05%) Games
6 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (37.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (21.05%) Developer
3 14 (14.74%) Azure Engineer
4 13 (13.68%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (8.42%) Azure DevOps
7 7 (7.37%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Administrator
8 6 (6.32%) Architect
8 6 (6.32%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Site Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.21%) Azure Architect
10 4 (4.21%) Data Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) DevSecOps Engineer
11 3 (3.16%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.63%) Node.js
2 9 (9.47%) Kafka
3 6 (6.32%) .NET
3 6 (6.32%) React
3 6 (6.32%) Spring
3 6 (6.32%) Web Services
4 5 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (4.21%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.16%) JSON
6 3 (3.16%) OAuth
6 3 (3.16%) OAuth2
6 3 (3.16%) REST
6 3 (3.16%) Spring Boot
6 3 (3.16%) Task Parallel Library
6 3 (3.16%) XML
7 2 (2.11%) Django
7 2 (2.11%) Ember.js
7 2 (2.11%) Guice
7 2 (2.11%) SOAP
7 2 (2.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Cloud Native
2 7 (7.37%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.21%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.21%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (4.21%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.16%) Blog
4 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.11%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.05%) LIMS
6 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.05%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.37%) Linux
2 9 (9.47%) Windows
3 3 (3.16%) CentOS
3 3 (3.16%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.16%) Unix
3 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2016
3 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (68.42%) DevOps
2 36 (37.89%) Infrastructure as Code
3 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (17.89%) Microservices
5 14 (14.74%) Configuration Management
6 12 (12.63%) TDD
7 11 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (11.58%) Migration
8 10 (10.53%) Open Source
8 10 (10.53%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 9 (9.47%) Deployment Automation
9 9 (9.47%) Test Automation
10 7 (7.37%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (7.37%) High Availability
11 6 (6.32%) Multithreading
11 6 (6.32%) Software Engineering
12 5 (5.26%) DevSecOps
12 5 (5.26%) Scrum
13 4 (4.21%) Fintech
13 4 (4.21%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 37 (38.95%) Python
2 28 (29.47%) Java
3 16 (16.84%) Go
4 12 (12.63%) C#
4 12 (12.63%) SQL
5 11 (11.58%) Ruby
6 10 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 9 (9.47%) PowerShell
8 8 (8.42%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.21%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.21%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.11%) C++
10 2 (2.11%) ES6
10 2 (2.11%) Java 8
10 2 (2.11%) R
10 2 (2.11%) Rust
10 2 (2.11%) Scala
11 1 (1.05%) Groovy
11 1 (1.05%) PHP
11 1 (1.05%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (17.89%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.26%) AWS Certification
4 3 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.11%) CCNP
5 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.11%) Degree
6 1 (1.05%) CCIE
6 1 (1.05%) CCNA
6 1 (1.05%) CISSP
6 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
System Software
1 38 (40.00%) Docker
2 5 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.21%) vSphere
4 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (2.11%) etcd
5 2 (2.11%) Varnish
5 2 (2.11%) VMware NSX
6 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 35 (36.84%) Kubernetes
2 26 (27.37%) Ansible
3 16 (16.84%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (8.42%) Puppet
5 6 (6.32%) Consul
5 6 (6.32%) Salt
6 4 (4.21%) Grafana
6 4 (4.21%) Prometheus
7 3 (3.16%) HP Fortify
7 3 (3.16%) PowerCLI
7 3 (3.16%) SCCM
7 3 (3.16%) vCenter Server
8 2 (2.11%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (2.11%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (2.11%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (2.11%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (2.11%) Nagios
8 2 (2.11%) Packer
9 1 (1.05%) Pingdom
9 1 (1.05%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (16.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) VMware
3 7 (7.37%) Google
4 4 (4.21%) Cisco
4 4 (4.21%) SolarWinds
5 3 (3.16%) F5
5 3 (3.16%) HP
5 3 (3.16%) IBM
5 3 (3.16%) Palo Alto
5 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.11%) ExtraHop
6 2 (2.11%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.05%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.05%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.05%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.05%) Databricks
7 1 (1.05%) New Relic
7 1 (1.05%) PagerDuty
7 1 (1.05%) Radianz