Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 October 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 of England
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 43 51 82
Rank change year-on-year +8 +31 +26
Contract jobs citing Terraform 111 38 109
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 4.46% 3.16% 2.74%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.01% 23.60% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 26 77
10th Percentile £456 £308 £408
25th Percentile £500 £378 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £475 £525
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% -9.52% -4.55%
75th Percentile £625 £538 £575
90th Percentile £675 £647 £644
England median daily rate £550 £533 £575
% change year-on-year +3.29% -7.39% +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 of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 358 161 538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.38% 13.41% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 113 369
10th Percentile £269 £206 £250
25th Percentile £400 £323 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £450 £425
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £588 £538 £538
90th Percentile £648 £669 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 22
10th Percentile £14.25 £18.93 £13.13
25th Percentile £14.69 £19.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year -41.43% +118.75% -8.57%
75th Percentile £28.56 £50.00 £17.50
90th Percentile £46.50 £66.00 £46.35
England median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £19.64
% change year-on-year +7.69% -0.71% +12.23%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in the East of England

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for Terraform in the East of England

Terraform
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Terraform in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Terraform in the East of England

Terraform
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Hertfordshire -7 46 £600 +20.46% 26
Essex +8 36 £550 -12.87% 7
Cambridgeshire -7 23 £538 +19.44% 40
Bedfordshire - 4 £575 - 2
Suffolk -9 2 - - 1
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 of England region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 91 (81.98%) DevOps
2 89 (80.18%) AWS
3 69 (62.16%) Docker
4 63 (56.76%) Jenkins
5 59 (53.15%) Ansible
5 59 (53.15%) Python
6 54 (48.65%) Linux
7 52 (46.85%) Kubernetes
8 48 (43.24%) Infrastructure as Code
9 35 (31.53%) E-Commerce
10 34 (30.63%) Java
11 30 (27.03%) OO
12 28 (25.23%) Azure
13 27 (24.32%) Artifactory
13 27 (24.32%) TDD
14 26 (23.42%) Amazon EKS
15 23 (20.72%) Amazon ECS
15 23 (20.72%) Groovy
15 23 (20.72%) Puppet
15 23 (20.72%) GCP
15 23 (20.72%) AWS CloudFormation
16 22 (19.82%) Serverless
17 21 (18.92%) Social Skills
17 21 (18.92%) Git (software)
18 20 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (18.02%) Docker Swarm
19 17 (15.32%) Problem-Solving
20 16 (14.41%) Infrastructure Automation
20 16 (14.41%) Bash Shell
21 15 (13.51%) Node.js

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (8.11%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.60%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.60%) Confluence
3 3 (2.70%) Apache
3 3 (2.70%) Drupal
3 3 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.90%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 89 (80.18%) AWS
2 28 (25.23%) Azure
3 26 (23.42%) Amazon EKS
4 23 (20.72%) Amazon ECS
4 23 (20.72%) AWS CloudFormation
4 23 (20.72%) GCP
5 22 (19.82%) Serverless
6 15 (13.51%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (7.21%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (7.21%) Amazon S3
8 6 (5.41%) GitHub
9 5 (4.50%) Amazon Glacier
9 5 (4.50%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (4.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 5 (4.50%) CloudFront
10 3 (2.70%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (1.80%) IaaS
11 2 (1.80%) OpenShift
11 2 (1.80%) PaaS
11 2 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) DNS
1 4 (3.60%) Firewall
1 4 (3.60%) WAN
2 3 (2.70%) Kerberos
2 3 (2.70%) LAN
2 3 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.80%) SSH
4 1 (0.90%) BGP
4 1 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.90%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.90%) Intranet
4 1 (0.90%) IPv4
4 1 (0.90%) MPLS
4 1 (0.90%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.90%) OSPF
4 1 (0.90%) VPLS
4 1 (0.90%) VPN
4 1 (0.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.01%) MySQL
2 9 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.70%) Apache Hive
4 3 (2.70%) Big Data
4 3 (2.70%) BigQuery
4 3 (2.70%) Cloud Spanner
4 3 (2.70%) Cloudera CDH
4 3 (2.70%) Data Lake
4 3 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.70%) HBase
4 3 (2.70%) Impala
4 3 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.80%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (1.80%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 63 (56.76%) Jenkins
2 27 (24.32%) Artifactory
3 21 (18.92%) Git (software)
4 12 (10.81%) GitLab
5 10 (9.01%) CircleCI
5 10 (9.01%) JIRA
5 10 (9.01%) Travis CI
6 5 (4.50%) Maven
6 5 (4.50%) SonarQube
7 4 (3.60%) Bitbucket
7 4 (3.60%) Liquibase
7 4 (3.60%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.80%) Bitbucket Server
9 2 (1.80%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.90%) Gradle
10 1 (0.90%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (18.92%) Social Skills
2 10 (9.01%) Public Sector
3 7 (6.31%) Retail
4 6 (5.41%) Finance
5 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.80%) Advertising
6 2 (1.80%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 43 (38.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (14.41%) Developer
2 16 (14.41%) Platform Engineer
3 14 (12.61%) Architect
4 13 (11.71%) Cloud Architect
5 12 (10.81%) E-Commerce Architect
6 11 (9.91%) AWS DevOps
6 11 (9.91%) Consultant
7 8 (7.21%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (7.21%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (7.21%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (6.31%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) DevOps Consultant
9 6 (5.41%) AWS Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Data Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) React Developer
11 4 (3.60%) Java Developer
12 3 (2.70%) Automation Consultant
12 3 (2.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 3 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.51%) Node.js
1 15 (13.51%) React
2 14 (12.61%) Django
3 13 (11.71%) Flask
4 12 (10.81%) AngularJS
5 11 (9.91%) Web Services
6 10 (9.01%) Spring Boot
7 8 (7.21%) Elastic Stack
8 7 (6.31%) .NET
8 7 (6.31%) GraphQL
8 7 (6.31%) Kafka
9 6 (5.41%) .NET Core
9 6 (5.41%) REST
10 5 (4.50%) Spring
11 4 (3.60%) Apache Camel
11 4 (3.60%) FastAPI
11 4 (3.60%) RESTful
12 3 (2.70%) Swagger
12 3 (2.70%) XML
13 2 (1.80%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.70%) Data Centre
1 3 (2.70%) iPad
1 3 (2.70%) Life Science
1 3 (2.70%) Public Cloud
2 2 (1.80%) NHS
2 2 (1.80%) Virtual Team
3 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.90%) Cloud Native
3 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (0.90%) Legacy Systems
3 1 (0.90%) PKI
3 1 (0.90%) Private Cloud
3 1 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 54 (48.65%) Linux
2 9 (8.11%) Unix
3 7 (6.31%) Windows
4 4 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (81.98%) DevOps
2 48 (43.24%) Infrastructure as Code
3 35 (31.53%) E-Commerce
4 30 (27.03%) OO
5 27 (24.32%) TDD
6 20 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (15.32%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (14.41%) Infrastructure Automation
9 15 (13.51%) Domain-Driven Design
9 15 (13.51%) Microservices
9 15 (13.51%) OOP
10 13 (11.71%) Web Development
11 12 (10.81%) Architectural Design
11 12 (10.81%) Decision-Making
11 12 (10.81%) Full Stack Development
12 11 (9.91%) Workflow
13 9 (8.11%) Scrum
14 7 (6.31%) BDD
14 7 (6.31%) Coaching
14 7 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 59 (53.15%) Python
2 34 (30.63%) Java
3 23 (20.72%) Groovy
4 16 (14.41%) Bash Shell
5 15 (13.51%) Go
6 12 (10.81%) JavaScript
7 10 (9.01%) SQL
8 9 (8.11%) PowerShell
9 7 (6.31%) TypeScript
10 5 (4.50%) Java 8
10 5 (4.50%) Perl
11 4 (3.60%) Java 11
11 4 (3.60%) Ruby
12 2 (1.80%) C
12 2 (1.80%) C#
12 2 (1.80%) C++
12 2 (1.80%) PHP
13 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.90%) VB
13 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.90%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.90%) Degree
4 1 (0.90%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 69 (62.16%) Docker
2 7 (6.31%) Varnish
3 2 (1.80%) Postfix
4 1 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 59 (53.15%) Ansible
2 52 (46.85%) Kubernetes
3 23 (20.72%) Puppet
4 20 (18.02%) Docker Swarm
5 9 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (6.31%) Packer
7 6 (5.41%) Prometheus
8 4 (3.60%) Kibana
9 2 (1.80%) Grafana
9 2 (1.80%) SCCM
10 1 (0.90%) Mesos
Vendors
1 8 (7.21%) Google
1 8 (7.21%) Oracle
2 7 (6.31%) Atlassian
3 6 (5.41%) AppDynamics
4 5 (4.50%) VMware
5 4 (3.60%) Pega
5 4 (3.60%) Splunk
5 4 (3.60%) WSO2
6 3 (2.70%) Cloudera
6 3 (2.70%) IBM
6 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.80%) Alibaba
7 2 (1.80%) New Relic
7 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.90%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (0.90%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.90%) F5
8 1 (0.90%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.90%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.90%) Zscaler