Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 108 162
Rank change year-on-year +36 +54 +51
Contract jobs citing Terraform 219 161 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.32% 2.29% 1.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.88% 16.18% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 134 78
City of London median daily rate £575 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.52% -2.33%
10th Percentile £486 £454 £431
90th Percentile £688 £729 £638
Central London median daily rate £575 £575 £525
% change year-on-year - +9.52% -2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £70.00 - -

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 1,160 995 723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.57% 14.17% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 949 784 589
City of London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £355 £325 £305
90th Percentile £688 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 26 7
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.85 £22.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.41% -15.60% +8.95%
10th Percentile £12.76 £13.27 £15.40
90th Percentile £46.85 £30.38 £25.29
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £22.34
% change year-on-year +10.53% -14.93% +8.95%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Moorgate - 18 £550 -
London Bridge - 11 £575 -
Terraform
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 187 (85.39%) DevOps
2 128 (58.45%) Amazon AWS
3 122 (55.71%) Kubernetes
4 113 (51.60%) Docker
5 102 (46.58%) Ansible
6 77 (35.16%) Linux
7 74 (33.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 73 (33.33%) Java
9 68 (31.05%) Microservices
10 67 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
10 67 (30.59%) Jenkins
11 59 (26.94%) Python
12 51 (23.29%) Infrastructure as Code
13 41 (18.72%) Puppet
14 36 (16.44%) Finance
15 35 (15.98%) Serverless
16 34 (15.53%) Opscode Chef
17 33 (15.07%) Node.js
18 32 (14.61%) AWS Lambda
19 29 (13.24%) Configuration Management
20 28 (12.79%) Git (software)
21 27 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
21 27 (12.33%) TDD
21 27 (12.33%) Software Engineering
22 26 (11.87%) JavaScript
22 26 (11.87%) AWS CloudFormation
23 24 (10.96%) SQL Server
23 24 (10.96%) Google Cloud Platform
24 23 (10.50%) Java 8
24 23 (10.50%) Unix

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 16 (7.31%) Confluence
2 10 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.74%) Apache
4 5 (2.28%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.83%) IIS
5 4 (1.83%) nginx
6 2 (0.91%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.91%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.46%) CMS
7 1 (0.46%) Gunicorn
7 1 (0.46%) Jetty
7 1 (0.46%) Mongrel
7 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 128 (58.45%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (33.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (15.98%) Serverless
4 32 (14.61%) AWS Lambda
5 26 (11.87%) AWS CloudFormation
6 24 (10.96%) Google Cloud Platform
7 23 (10.50%) Amazon EC2
7 23 (10.50%) Amazon S3
8 18 (8.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 17 (7.76%) Amazon ECS
9 17 (7.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 16 (7.31%) GitHub
11 13 (5.94%) Route 53
12 12 (5.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 11 (5.02%) PaaS
14 10 (4.57%) Datadog
15 8 (3.65%) Amazon SQS
15 8 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
16 7 (3.20%) IaaS
16 7 (3.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.02%) DNS
2 7 (3.20%) HTTP
2 7 (3.20%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.28%) FTP
3 5 (2.28%) SSL
4 3 (1.37%) Firewall
4 3 (1.37%) Internet
5 1 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.59%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (8.22%) Amazon RDS
3 18 (8.22%) Azure SQL Database
4 15 (6.85%) Big Data
4 15 (6.85%) NoSQL
5 14 (6.39%) Redis
6 13 (5.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (5.94%) MongoDB
7 12 (5.48%) MySQL
8 10 (4.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (4.11%) Riak
10 8 (3.65%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.83%) Blockchain
11 4 (1.83%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.37%) Amazon Aurora
12 3 (1.37%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (1.37%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.37%) BigQuery
12 3 (1.37%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 67 (30.59%) Jenkins
2 28 (12.79%) Git (software)
3 21 (9.59%) JIRA
4 14 (6.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (5.94%) GitLab
6 12 (5.48%) Maven
7 11 (5.02%) TeamCity
8 7 (3.20%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (2.74%) Gatling
9 6 (2.74%) gulp
9 6 (2.74%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (2.28%) Artifactory
10 5 (2.28%) Geb
10 5 (2.28%) GoCD
10 5 (2.28%) Gradle
10 5 (2.28%) Spock
11 4 (1.83%) Babel
11 4 (1.83%) CircleCI
11 4 (1.83%) webpack
12 3 (1.37%) Travis CI
General
1 36 (16.44%) Finance
2 19 (8.68%) Banking
3 10 (4.57%) Law
4 8 (3.65%) Retail
5 6 (2.74%) Games
6 3 (1.37%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.37%) Publishing
7 2 (0.91%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Marketing
8 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 126 (57.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 55 (25.11%) AWS DevOps
3 48 (21.92%) AWS Engineer
4 46 (21.00%) Developer
5 43 (19.63%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 33 (15.07%) Azure DevOps
7 31 (14.16%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 31 (14.16%) Azure Engineer
8 25 (11.42%) Java Developer
9 20 (9.13%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 16 (7.31%) Senior Developer
11 12 (5.48%) Cloud Engineer
12 11 (5.02%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
13 9 (4.11%) Senior Java Developer
14 7 (3.20%) Full Stack Developer
14 7 (3.20%) Senior DevOps
15 6 (2.74%) Automation Engineer
15 6 (2.74%) AWS Developer
15 6 (2.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 5 (2.28%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.07%) Node.js
2 20 (9.13%) Kafka
2 20 (9.13%) Spring
3 18 (8.22%) AngularJS
3 18 (8.22%) Web Services
4 15 (6.85%) Hibernate
4 15 (6.85%) React
5 14 (6.39%) Spring Boot
6 12 (5.48%) CSS
7 11 (5.02%) Elastic Stack
7 11 (5.02%) OAuth
7 11 (5.02%) OAuth2
8 9 (4.11%) RESTful
9 8 (3.65%) HTML
9 8 (3.65%) REST
10 7 (3.20%) .NET
11 6 (2.74%) Vue.js
12 5 (2.28%) Dropwizard
12 5 (2.28%) Ratpack
12 5 (2.28%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.68%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (5.94%) Cloud Native
3 8 (3.65%) PKI
4 6 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.28%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.28%) Analytical Mindset
5 5 (2.28%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.28%) Social Media
6 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.37%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.37%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.91%) Blog
8 2 (0.91%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.91%) Wiki
9 1 (0.46%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.46%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 77 (35.16%) Linux
2 23 (10.50%) Unix
3 19 (8.68%) Windows
4 5 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.28%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.83%) CentOS
6 3 (1.37%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.91%) Android
7 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.46%) Debian
8 1 (0.46%) Fedora
8 1 (0.46%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (85.39%) DevOps
2 68 (31.05%) Microservices
3 67 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (23.29%) Infrastructure as Code
5 29 (13.24%) Configuration Management
6 27 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (12.33%) Software Engineering
6 27 (12.33%) TDD
7 22 (10.05%) Fintech
8 17 (7.76%) Migration
9 16 (7.31%) Test Automation
10 14 (6.39%) Open Source
11 13 (5.94%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (5.48%) BDD
12 12 (5.48%) Deployment Automation
13 11 (5.02%) E-Commerce
14 10 (4.57%) Machine Learning
14 10 (4.57%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (3.65%) Continuous Deployment
15 8 (3.65%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 73 (33.33%) Java
2 59 (26.94%) Python
3 26 (11.87%) JavaScript
4 23 (10.50%) Java 8
5 20 (9.13%) SQL
6 18 (8.22%) Bash Shell
6 18 (8.22%) PowerShell
7 14 (6.39%) ES6
8 13 (5.94%) C#
8 13 (5.94%) Ruby
8 13 (5.94%) TypeScript
9 12 (5.48%) Go
10 10 (4.57%) Scala
11 7 (3.20%) PHP
12 3 (1.37%) Groovy
12 3 (1.37%) Perl
13 2 (0.91%) C++
13 2 (0.91%) R
14 1 (0.46%) C
14 1 (0.46%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 7 (3.20%) AWS Certification
1 7 (3.20%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.28%) Degree
2 5 (2.28%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.91%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.91%) MCSA
4 2 (0.91%) MCSE
4 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.46%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 113 (51.60%) Docker
2 6 (2.74%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.91%) etcd
4 1 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.46%) KVM
4 1 (0.46%) Varnish
4 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.46%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.46%) Xen
4 1 (0.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 122 (55.71%) Kubernetes
2 102 (46.58%) Ansible
3 41 (18.72%) Puppet
4 34 (15.53%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (4.57%) Grafana
6 9 (4.11%) Mesos
6 9 (4.11%) Prometheus
7 8 (3.65%) Kibana
8 7 (3.20%) Consul
8 7 (3.20%) Packer
9 6 (2.74%) Docker Swarm
9 6 (2.74%) logstash
10 4 (1.83%) Graphite
11 3 (1.37%) Fluentd
11 3 (1.37%) Marathon
12 2 (0.91%) collectd
12 2 (0.91%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.91%) Salt
12 2 (0.91%) StatsD
12 2 (0.91%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (7.31%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.94%) Atlassian
2 13 (5.94%) Google
3 10 (4.57%) New Relic
3 10 (4.57%) Splunk
4 5 (2.28%) PagerDuty
5 4 (1.83%) SaltStack
5 4 (1.83%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.37%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.91%) hybris
8 1 (0.46%) Citrix
8 1 (0.46%) IBM
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle
8 1 (0.46%) Perforce
8 1 (0.46%) Ping Identity
8 1 (0.46%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.46%) VMware