Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 57 143
Rank change year-on-year -5 +86 +66
Contract jobs citing Terraform 217 268 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.69% 3.80% 1.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.44% 22.67% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 233 105
City of London median daily rate £600 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -4.55%
10th Percentile £505 £463 £425
90th Percentile £708 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £600 £575 £525
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -3.67%
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 967 1,182 811
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.45% 16.75% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 785 956 658
City of London median daily rate £545 £525 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.81% +1.45% +8.95%
10th Percentile £331 £300 £325
90th Percentile £688 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £538 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 6
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% -15.96% -19.09%
10th Percentile £12.76 £14.80 £15.75
90th Percentile £50.31 £25.50 £47.50
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.63% -1.58% -30.91%

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 20 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terraform in the City of London

Terraform
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 20 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
London Bridge -13 1 £600 +4.35%
Terraform
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 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 City of London region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 154 (70.97%) DevOps
2 115 (53.00%) AWS
3 114 (52.53%) Kubernetes
4 109 (50.23%) Ansible
5 92 (42.40%) Docker
6 87 (40.09%) Jenkins
7 74 (34.10%) Linux
8 73 (33.64%) Python
9 69 (31.80%) Agile Software Development
10 64 (29.49%) Azure
11 57 (26.27%) Infrastructure as Code
12 54 (24.88%) Java
13 49 (22.58%) GCP
14 48 (22.12%) Puppet
15 47 (21.66%) Microservices
16 37 (17.05%) JavaScript
17 35 (16.13%) Git (software)
17 35 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
18 34 (15.67%) Software Engineering
19 31 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
20 29 (13.36%) Serverless
21 28 (12.90%) Go
21 28 (12.90%) AWS Lambda
21 28 (12.90%) Node.js
21 28 (12.90%) Google
22 27 (12.44%) Configuration Management
23 26 (11.98%) Ruby
23 26 (11.98%) Continuous Delivery
24 25 (11.52%) TDD
25 24 (11.06%) Finance

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 15 (6.91%) Confluence
2 14 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (3.69%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (1.38%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.38%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.92%) Apache
5 2 (0.92%) nginx
5 2 (0.92%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.46%) JBoss
6 1 (0.46%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.46%) SAS
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 115 (53.00%) AWS
2 64 (29.49%) Azure
3 49 (22.58%) GCP
4 29 (13.36%) Serverless
5 28 (12.90%) AWS Lambda
6 19 (8.76%) Amazon S3
7 17 (7.83%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (7.83%) AWS CloudFormation
8 16 (7.37%) GitHub
9 12 (5.53%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (5.07%) Route 53
11 10 (4.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 8 (3.69%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (3.23%) Amazon ECS
13 7 (3.23%) PaaS
13 7 (3.23%) Tricentis Tosca
14 6 (2.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (2.76%) Datadog
14 6 (2.76%) OpenShift
15 5 (2.30%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.53%) DNS
2 9 (4.15%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.69%) HTTP
4 7 (3.23%) FTP
4 7 (3.23%) SSL
5 6 (2.76%) Firewall
6 2 (0.92%) DHCP
6 2 (0.92%) Internet
6 2 (0.92%) VPN
7 1 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.46%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.46%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.46%) Skype
7 1 (0.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.76%) MySQL
2 16 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (5.53%) Big Data
3 12 (5.53%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.07%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (4.15%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.69%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.23%) BigQuery
7 7 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.38%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.38%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.92%) FoundationDB
10 2 (0.92%) InfluxDB
10 2 (0.92%) Redis
10 2 (0.92%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.46%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.46%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 87 (40.09%) Jenkins
2 35 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 21 (9.68%) JIRA
4 17 (7.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (6.91%) CircleCI
6 12 (5.53%) TeamCity
7 11 (5.07%) GitLab
8 9 (4.15%) Visual Studio Team System
9 8 (3.69%) Travis CI
10 7 (3.23%) Gatling
10 7 (3.23%) Geb
10 7 (3.23%) Gradle
10 7 (3.23%) Maven
10 7 (3.23%) Selenium
10 7 (3.23%) Spock
11 5 (2.30%) GoCD
11 5 (2.30%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (2.30%) SonarQube
11 5 (2.30%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (1.38%) webpack
General
1 24 (11.06%) Finance
2 22 (10.14%) Banking
3 9 (4.15%) Public Sector
4 8 (3.69%) Law
5 6 (2.76%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.84%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.84%) Marketing
7 3 (1.38%) Retail
8 2 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Advertising
9 1 (0.46%) Games
9 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 104 (47.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (17.51%) AWS Engineer
3 37 (17.05%) AWS DevOps
4 33 (15.21%) Developer
5 32 (14.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 24 (11.06%) Azure Engineer
7 22 (10.14%) Azure DevOps
8 20 (9.22%) Cloud Engineer
9 19 (8.76%) Architect
10 18 (8.29%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 17 (7.83%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 13 (5.99%) Senior Developer
13 12 (5.53%) Automation Engineer
13 12 (5.53%) Java Developer
14 9 (4.15%) Senior DevOps
14 9 (4.15%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 8 (3.69%) Cloud Architect
16 7 (3.23%) .NET Developer
16 7 (3.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 7 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.90%) Node.js
2 23 (10.60%) Kafka
3 20 (9.22%) Web Services
4 14 (6.45%) AngularJS
4 14 (6.45%) Spring
5 11 (5.07%) .NET
5 11 (5.07%) REST
6 9 (4.15%) OAuth
7 8 (3.69%) OAuth2
8 7 (3.23%) CSS
8 7 (3.23%) Dropwizard
8 7 (3.23%) Guice
8 7 (3.23%) Ratpack
8 7 (3.23%) React
8 7 (3.23%) SOAP
8 7 (3.23%) Spring Boot
8 7 (3.23%) WireMock
9 5 (2.30%) Ember.js
10 4 (1.84%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (1.84%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.22%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (4.61%) Public Cloud
3 8 (3.69%) Cloud Native
4 4 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.84%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (1.84%) PKI
5 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.38%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (1.38%) Social Media
6 2 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.92%) User Experience
7 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.46%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.46%) Blog
7 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.46%) Equities
7 1 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.46%) Replication
7 1 (0.46%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 74 (34.10%) Linux
2 22 (10.14%) Windows
3 16 (7.37%) Unix
4 7 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.30%) CentOS
5 5 (2.30%) Debian
5 5 (2.30%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.92%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.46%) Android
7 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.46%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.46%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.46%) Solaris
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (70.97%) DevOps
2 69 (31.80%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (26.27%) Infrastructure as Code
4 47 (21.66%) Microservices
5 34 (15.67%) Software Engineering
6 31 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (12.44%) Configuration Management
8 26 (11.98%) Continuous Delivery
9 25 (11.52%) TDD
10 18 (8.29%) Test Automation
11 16 (7.37%) Migration
12 14 (6.45%) Fintech
13 12 (5.53%) Analytics
13 12 (5.53%) BDD
13 12 (5.53%) Dependency Injection
13 12 (5.53%) Unit Testing
14 10 (4.61%) Continuous Deployment
14 10 (4.61%) Multithreading
14 10 (4.61%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 9 (4.15%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 73 (33.64%) Python
2 54 (24.88%) Java
3 37 (17.05%) JavaScript
4 28 (12.90%) Go
5 26 (11.98%) Ruby
6 22 (10.14%) Bash Shell
7 19 (8.76%) PowerShell
7 19 (8.76%) SQL
8 14 (6.45%) C#
8 14 (6.45%) TypeScript
9 13 (5.99%) Scala
10 10 (4.61%) Java 8
11 8 (3.69%) ES6
11 8 (3.69%) Groovy
12 5 (2.30%) PHP
13 4 (1.84%) Perl
14 3 (1.38%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.92%) Clojure
15 2 (0.92%) ClojureScript
15 2 (0.92%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 22 (10.14%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.29%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.99%) AWS Certification
4 7 (3.23%) Degree
5 6 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.38%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.92%) CISSP
7 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.46%) MCP
8 1 (0.46%) MCSA
8 1 (0.46%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.38%) QA
2 2 (0.92%) NIST
2 2 (0.92%) NIST 800
System Software
1 92 (42.40%) Docker
2 3 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.46%) etcd
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.46%) Varnish
3 1 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.46%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.46%) XenApp
3 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 114 (52.53%) Kubernetes
2 109 (50.23%) Ansible
3 48 (22.12%) Puppet
4 35 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (6.45%) Docker Swarm
6 12 (5.53%) Packer
6 12 (5.53%) Prometheus
7 9 (4.15%) Consul
8 7 (3.23%) Grafana
8 7 (3.23%) Mesos
9 6 (2.76%) Kibana
9 6 (2.76%) Rancher
10 3 (1.38%) Graphite
10 3 (1.38%) logstash
10 3 (1.38%) Salt
11 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.92%) SCCM
12 1 (0.46%) Cobbler
12 1 (0.46%) Nagios
12 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 28 (12.90%) Google
2 13 (5.99%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.99%) Red Hat
3 11 (5.07%) New Relic
4 9 (4.15%) Splunk
5 7 (3.23%) SaltStack
6 6 (2.76%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.84%) PagerDuty
8 2 (0.92%) Facebook
8 2 (0.92%) ForgeRock
8 2 (0.92%) hybris
8 2 (0.92%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.92%) Veracode
9 1 (0.46%) Apple
9 1 (0.46%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.46%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.46%) Palantir
9 1 (0.46%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.46%) Talend
9 1 (0.46%) VMware