Period
to 26 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 26 September 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 85 49 71
Rank change year-on-year -36 +22 +52
Contract jobs citing Terraform 10 8 56
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.75% 1.54% 2.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.90% 11.43% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 32
10th Percentile £362 £367 £380
25th Percentile £465 £384 £420
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £564 £405 £500
Median % change year-on-year +39.20% -19.00% +18.48%
75th Percentile £647 £425 £550
90th Percentile £673 £533 £600
England median daily rate £550 £547 £575
% change year-on-year +0.55% -4.87% +4.55%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 145 70 314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.89% 13.49% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 44 202
10th Percentile £228 £140 £185
25th Percentile £363 £248 £306
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £350 £375
Median % change year-on-year +17.86% -6.67% -5.06%
75th Percentile £538 £447 £500
90th Percentile £602 £570 £538
England median daily rate £530 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +6.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 17
10th Percentile £14.25 £10.69 £12.55
25th Percentile £14.31 £11.29 £14.00
Median hourly rate £18.25 £23.62 £16.25
Median % change year-on-year -22.73% +45.34% -7.14%
75th Percentile £45.81 £41.13 £28.75
90th Percentile £51.65 £47.65 £41.45
England median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -2.50% +14.29%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Terraform as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in the East Midlands

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Terraform in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Terraform in the East Midlands

Terraform
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Terraform in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 26 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Terraform in the East Midlands

Terraform
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 September 2021. 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
Nottinghamshire -17 6 £595 +40.00% 20
Leicestershire -22 2 £465 +14.81% 2
Northamptonshire -7 1 £375 +4.79% 3
Derbyshire - 1 £600 - 1
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 9 (90.00%) Azure
2 8 (80.00%) DevOps
3 6 (60.00%) AWS
4 5 (50.00%) Kubernetes
5 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (40.00%) Ansible
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (30.00%) OpenShift
6 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon EKS
6 3 (30.00%) Puppet
6 3 (30.00%) Kafka
6 3 (30.00%) IaaS
7 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (20.00%) PaaS
7 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (20.00%) Splunk
7 2 (20.00%) Docker
7 2 (20.00%) Grafana
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (20.00%) ZABBIX

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Azure
2 6 (60.00%) AWS
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon EKS
3 3 (30.00%) IaaS
3 3 (30.00%) OpenShift
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (20.00%) PaaS
4 2 (20.00%) Power Platform
5 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (10.00%) AWS CodeCommit
5 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 1 (10.00%) Azure Logic Apps
5 1 (10.00%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (10.00%) Azure Pipelines
5 1 (10.00%) Azure Storage
5 1 (10.00%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) GCP
5 1 (10.00%) GitHub
5 1 (10.00%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) IPv4
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (10.00%) Data Lake
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) git-flow
2 1 (10.00%) GitLab
2 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Documentation Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Development Team Manager
4 1 (10.00%) DevSecOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Kafka
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) Django
3 1 (10.00%) Express
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) BYOD
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
5 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (10.00%) NCSC
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (40.00%) Ansible
2 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (30.00%) Puppet
4 2 (20.00%) Grafana
4 2 (20.00%) SCCM
4 2 (20.00%) ZABBIX
5 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (10.00%) Alibaba
2 1 (10.00%) Databricks
2 1 (10.00%) IBM