Period
to 2 December 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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 66 61
Rank change year-on-year +28 -5 +79
Contract jobs citing Terraform 99 201 276
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 4.97% 3.52% 3.96%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.61% 21.78% 23.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 156 238
Median daily rate £550 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £418 £509 £463
90th Percentile £675 £706 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £600 £575
% change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% +9.52%
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 346 923 1,182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.36% 16.16% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 739 955
Median daily rate £525 £545 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.67% +3.81% +0.96%
10th Percentile £310 £325 £299
90th Percentile £650 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £538 £533
% change year-on-year -2.33% +0.94% +6.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 31
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +6.95% -15.96%
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +12.20% +9.63% -1.58%

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 2 December 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Terraform in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 66 (66.67%) DevOps
2 51 (51.52%) AWS
3 49 (49.49%) Azure
4 39 (39.39%) Docker
4 39 (39.39%) Python
5 38 (38.38%) Infrastructure as Code
6 37 (37.37%) Kubernetes
7 36 (36.36%) Ansible
8 35 (35.35%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (32.32%) Linux
9 32 (32.32%) Java
10 26 (26.26%) PaaS
11 25 (25.25%) Jenkins
12 22 (22.22%) Serverless
13 19 (19.19%) Opscode Chef
14 18 (18.18%) Microservices
14 18 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (17.17%) Puppet
15 17 (17.17%) Configuration Management
15 17 (17.17%) Finance
15 17 (17.17%) GCP
16 16 (16.16%) IaaS
17 15 (15.15%) Bash Shell
17 15 (15.15%) Git (software)
18 14 (14.14%) Security Cleared
18 14 (14.14%) Migration
18 14 (14.14%) Banking
19 13 (13.13%) TDD
19 13 (13.13%) SQL
19 13 (13.13%) Microsoft

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 6 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.04%) Confluence
3 3 (3.03%) nginx
4 2 (2.02%) Apache
4 2 (2.02%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.01%) JBoss
5 1 (1.01%) Jupyter
5 1 (1.01%) Liferay
5 1 (1.01%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.01%) SAS
5 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 51 (51.52%) AWS
2 49 (49.49%) Azure
3 26 (26.26%) PaaS
4 22 (22.22%) Serverless
5 17 (17.17%) GCP
6 16 (16.16%) IaaS
7 11 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (9.09%) SaaS
9 8 (8.08%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (8.08%) Amazon ECS
9 8 (8.08%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (8.08%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (8.08%) GitHub
10 6 (6.06%) Amazon S3
10 6 (6.06%) Datadog
10 6 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (5.05%) Amazon EKS
11 5 (5.05%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (5.05%) OpenShift
12 4 (4.04%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.11%) DNS
2 7 (7.07%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.04%) HTTP
3 4 (4.04%) Kerberos
4 2 (2.02%) BIG-IP
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.02%) DHCP
4 2 (2.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (2.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (2.02%) FTP
4 2 (2.02%) H.323
4 2 (2.02%) MGCP
4 2 (2.02%) Network Security
4 2 (2.02%) Sourcefire
4 2 (2.02%) SSL
4 2 (2.02%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.02%) VoIP
4 2 (2.02%) VPN
4 2 (2.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) MySQL
2 7 (7.07%) Cosmos DB
2 7 (7.07%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.06%) Redis
4 5 (5.05%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (5.05%) Big Data
4 5 (5.05%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (4.04%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (3.03%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.03%) Parquet
6 3 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.02%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (25.25%) Jenkins
2 15 (15.15%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 8 (8.08%) GitLab
5 7 (7.07%) JIRA
5 7 (7.07%) Maven
5 7 (7.07%) TeamCity
6 6 (6.06%) Gradle
7 5 (5.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (5.05%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (4.04%) Artifactory
8 4 (4.04%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (4.04%) SonarQube
8 4 (4.04%) Subversion
9 3 (3.03%) Gerrit
9 3 (3.03%) gulp
9 3 (3.03%) Liquibase
9 3 (3.03%) Selenium
9 3 (3.03%) Snyk
10 2 (2.02%) Grunt
General
1 17 (17.17%) Finance
2 14 (14.14%) Banking
3 10 (10.10%) Retail
4 6 (6.06%) Public Sector
5 4 (4.04%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.04%) Retail Finance
6 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.02%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.01%) Games
8 1 (1.01%) International Banking
8 1 (1.01%) Law
8 1 (1.01%) Local Government
8 1 (1.01%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (40.40%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (21.21%) Developer
3 15 (15.15%) AWS Engineer
4 12 (12.12%) AWS DevOps
5 11 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 11 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) C# Developer
8 7 (7.07%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Architect
9 6 (6.06%) Azure DevOps
9 6 (6.06%) Java Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Data Engineer
10 5 (5.05%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Site Engineer
11 4 (4.04%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 3 (3.03%) Azure Architect
12 3 (3.03%) Cloud Developer
12 3 (3.03%) DevOps Developer
12 3 (3.03%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.11%) Kafka
2 8 (8.08%) AngularJS
2 8 (8.08%) Spring
3 7 (7.07%) Spring Boot
4 6 (6.06%) LDAP
4 6 (6.06%) Node.js
4 6 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (5.05%) .NET
5 5 (5.05%) .NET Core
5 5 (5.05%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (5.05%) React
6 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (4.04%) REST
6 4 (4.04%) Web Services
7 3 (3.03%) Django
7 3 (3.03%) Entity Framework
7 3 (3.03%) OAuth
7 3 (3.03%) OAuth2
7 3 (3.03%) SignalR
7 3 (3.03%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.05%) Algorithms
2 5 (5.05%) Cloud Native
3 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.04%) Blog
4 3 (3.03%) Clustering
4 3 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.02%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.02%) User Experience
6 1 (1.01%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.01%) LIMS
6 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.01%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.32%) Linux
2 6 (6.06%) Unix
2 6 (6.06%) Windows
3 5 (5.05%) CentOS
4 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.03%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (1.01%) Android
6 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.01%) Debian
6 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (66.67%) DevOps
2 38 (38.38%) Infrastructure as Code
3 35 (35.35%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (18.18%) Microservices
5 17 (17.17%) Configuration Management
6 14 (14.14%) Migration
7 13 (13.13%) TDD
8 11 (11.11%) Open Source
8 11 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 10 (10.10%) Test Automation
10 9 (9.09%) High Availability
11 8 (8.08%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (6.06%) Fintech
12 6 (6.06%) Scrum
13 5 (5.05%) Deployment Automation
13 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 5 (5.05%) Multithreading
13 5 (5.05%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 4 (4.04%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.39%) Python
2 32 (32.32%) Java
3 15 (15.15%) Bash Shell
4 13 (13.13%) SQL
5 12 (12.12%) C#
5 12 (12.12%) Go
6 9 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 8 (8.08%) Ruby
8 6 (6.06%) R
9 5 (5.05%) TypeScript
10 3 (3.03%) C++
10 3 (3.03%) Java 8
10 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.02%) ES6
11 2 (2.02%) Groovy
11 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.02%) Scala
12 1 (1.01%) Kotlin
12 1 (1.01%) Perl
12 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (14.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.03%) AWS Certification
3 3 (3.03%) Degree
4 2 (2.02%) CCNP
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.01%) CCIE
5 1 (1.01%) CCNA
5 1 (1.01%) CISSP
5 1 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 39 (39.39%) Docker
2 7 (7.07%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (2.02%) etcd
5 2 (2.02%) Varnish
5 2 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.02%) VMware NSX
5 2 (2.02%) zsh
6 1 (1.01%) HDFS
6 1 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (37.37%) Kubernetes
2 36 (36.36%) Ansible
3 19 (19.19%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (17.17%) Puppet
5 8 (8.08%) Consul
6 7 (7.07%) Salt
7 5 (5.05%) Packer
8 3 (3.03%) Grafana
8 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (3.03%) Nagios
9 2 (2.02%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (2.02%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (2.02%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (2.02%) HP Fortify
9 2 (2.02%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (2.02%) Prometheus
10 1 (1.01%) Kibana
10 1 (1.01%) logstash
10 1 (1.01%) Pingdom
10 1 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (13.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.09%) VMware
3 8 (8.08%) Google
4 6 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.06%) SaltStack
5 5 (5.05%) Databricks
5 5 (5.05%) Oracle
6 4 (4.04%) Cisco
6 4 (4.04%) IBM
6 4 (4.04%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.03%) F5
7 3 (3.03%) Palo Alto
7 3 (3.03%) Splunk
8 2 (2.02%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.02%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.02%) ExtraHop
9 1 (1.01%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.01%) New Relic
9 1 (1.01%) PagerDuty
9 1 (1.01%) Sybase