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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 18 May 2022 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
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 47 52 62
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10 +42
Contract jobs citing Terraform 105 60 77
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 4.14% 3.40% 3.01%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.58% 23.35% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 44 53
10th Percentile £413 £413 £363
25th Percentile £513 £461 £405
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £643 £585 £563
90th Percentile £675 £656 £600
England median daily rate £600 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -2.22%

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 355 257 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.99% 14.54% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 163 197
10th Percentile £254 £211 £156
25th Percentile £363 £325 £320
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £498 £425
Median % change year-on-year -4.62% +17.18% -5.56%
75th Percentile £625 £567 £525
90th Percentile £669 £625 £600
England median daily rate £575 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +12.20% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 6 32
10th Percentile - £15.38 £13.38
25th Percentile £14.25 £16.17 £13.50
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.79 £15.25
Median % change year-on-year -27.86% +36.34% -5.89%
75th Percentile £16.31 £23.21 £29.06
90th Percentile £45.35 - £39.31
England median hourly rate £21.50 £24.20 £19.00
% change year-on-year -11.16% +27.37% +2.70%

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 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire +10 41 £600 +9.09% 10
Essex -2 34 £600 +26.32%
Cambridgeshire -9 28 £569 +3.41% 20
Norfolk - 1 £700 - 2
Suffolk - 1 £375 - 1
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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 82 (78.10%) DevOps
2 68 (64.76%) Python
3 63 (60.00%) AWS
4 58 (55.24%) Ansible
4 58 (55.24%) Jenkins
5 52 (49.52%) Docker
6 47 (44.76%) Infrastructure as Code
7 46 (43.81%) Kubernetes
8 41 (39.05%) CI/CD
9 39 (37.14%) Linux
10 38 (36.19%) Azure
11 36 (34.29%) Platform Engineering
12 33 (31.43%) Amazon EKS
13 27 (25.71%) Artifactory
13 27 (25.71%) Groovy
14 24 (22.86%) OO
14 24 (22.86%) GCP
14 24 (22.86%) Amazon ECS
15 23 (21.90%) Flask
15 23 (21.90%) Django
16 22 (20.95%) FastAPI
17 21 (20.00%) Web Development
17 21 (20.00%) Agile
17 21 (20.00%) TDD
17 21 (20.00%) E-Commerce
17 21 (20.00%) Docker Swarm
18 20 (19.05%) Go
18 20 (19.05%) Puppet
19 19 (18.10%) SC Cleared
19 19 (18.10%) Security Cleared

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 3 (2.86%) Confluence
1 3 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (2.86%) IIS
2 2 (1.90%) CMS
3 1 (0.95%) Apache
3 1 (0.95%) Drupal
3 1 (0.95%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 63 (60.00%) AWS
2 38 (36.19%) Azure
3 33 (31.43%) Amazon EKS
4 24 (22.86%) Amazon ECS
4 24 (22.86%) GCP
5 16 (15.24%) Serverless
6 14 (13.33%) AWS Lambda
7 11 (10.48%) Amazon S3
8 10 (9.52%) GitHub
8 10 (9.52%) IaaS
9 8 (7.62%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (7.62%) PaaS
10 6 (5.71%) GitHub Actions
11 5 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (3.81%) Akamai
12 4 (3.81%) Microsoft 365
13 3 (2.86%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 2 (1.90%) Algolia
14 2 (1.90%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (1.90%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.62%) Firewall
2 7 (6.67%) DNS
3 4 (3.81%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.86%) LAN
4 3 (2.86%) VPN
4 3 (2.86%) WAN
5 2 (1.90%) 4G
5 2 (1.90%) BGP
5 2 (1.90%) HTTP
5 2 (1.90%) Intranet
5 2 (1.90%) IPv4
5 2 (1.90%) LTE
5 2 (1.90%) OSPF
5 2 (1.90%) SSH
5 2 (1.90%) SSL
5 2 (1.90%) Wireless
6 1 (0.95%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.71%) BigQuery
2 6 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.90%) DTS
4 2 (1.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.90%) MySQL
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 58 (55.24%) Jenkins
2 27 (25.71%) Artifactory
3 15 (14.29%) GitLab
4 11 (10.48%) JIRA
5 5 (4.76%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.90%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.95%) Terragrunt
General
1 18 (17.14%) Social Skills
2 14 (13.33%) Public Sector
3 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.86%) Retail
4 2 (1.90%) Finance
4 2 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.90%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (0.95%) Advertising
5 1 (0.95%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 32 (30.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (17.14%) Platform Engineer
3 13 (12.38%) AWS DevOps
4 10 (9.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 10 (9.52%) Python Engineer
5 9 (8.57%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (6.67%) Consultant
7 6 (5.71%) DevOps Platform Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Automation Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Azure Consultant
9 4 (3.81%) Azure DevOps
9 4 (3.81%) Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Technical Design Authority
10 3 (2.86%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.90%) Django
1 23 (21.90%) Flask
2 22 (20.95%) FastAPI
3 10 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (6.67%) React
5 6 (5.71%) REST
6 4 (3.81%) GraphQL
6 4 (3.81%) JSON
7 3 (2.86%) Azure Blueprints
7 3 (2.86%) Node.js
8 2 (1.90%) Ajax
8 2 (1.90%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.90%) HTML
8 2 (1.90%) jQuery
8 2 (1.90%) Kendo UI
8 2 (1.90%) Middleware
8 2 (1.90%) RESTful
8 2 (1.90%) Swagger
8 2 (1.90%) XHR
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) Public Cloud
2 6 (5.71%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (3.81%) IoT
4 3 (2.86%) iPad
5 2 (1.90%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.90%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.95%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 39 (37.14%) Linux
2 6 (5.71%) Windows
3 3 (2.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (0.95%) CentOS
5 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (78.10%) DevOps
2 47 (44.76%) Infrastructure as Code
3 41 (39.05%) CI/CD
4 36 (34.29%) Platform Engineering
5 24 (22.86%) OO
6 21 (20.00%) Agile
6 21 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 21 (20.00%) TDD
6 21 (20.00%) Web Development
7 19 (18.10%) OOP
8 17 (16.19%) Domain-Driven Design
8 17 (16.19%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (12.38%) Microservices
10 11 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (7.62%) Scrum
12 7 (6.67%) Auto-Scaling
13 6 (5.71%) Continuous Deployment
13 6 (5.71%) Deployment Automation
13 6 (5.71%) RBAC
13 6 (5.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 68 (64.76%) Python
2 27 (25.71%) Groovy
3 20 (19.05%) Go
4 19 (18.10%) PowerShell
5 8 (7.62%) Perl
6 7 (6.67%) Bash
7 6 (5.71%) Java
7 6 (5.71%) SQL
7 6 (5.71%) TypeScript
8 5 (4.76%) C#
8 5 (4.76%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.86%) Bicep
9 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.90%) C
10 2 (1.90%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 19 (18.10%) SC Cleared
1 19 (18.10%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.95%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 52 (49.52%) Docker
2 6 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.90%) vSphere
4 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.95%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 58 (55.24%) Ansible
2 46 (43.81%) Kubernetes
3 21 (20.00%) Docker Swarm
4 20 (19.05%) Puppet
5 7 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (6.67%) Packer
6 3 (2.86%) Grafana
7 2 (1.90%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.95%) FreeIPA
8 1 (0.95%) Icinga
8 1 (0.95%) Istio
8 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.95%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 16 (15.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.62%) AppDynamics
2 8 (7.62%) IBM
3 7 (6.67%) Palo Alto
4 6 (5.71%) Atlassian
4 6 (5.71%) VMware
5 4 (3.81%) Juniper
6 3 (2.86%) Cisco
6 3 (2.86%) Google
7 2 (1.90%) Aruba
7 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.90%) Citrix
7 2 (1.90%) Elastic Path
7 2 (1.90%) NetApp
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle
7 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.90%) Splunk
8 1 (0.95%) Coveo
8 1 (0.95%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.95%) Sitecore