Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 26 May 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 308 703
Rank change year-on-year +179 +395 -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 1,891 649 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.04% 0.77% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.58% 7.19% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,457 496 121
England median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £425 £410 £400
90th Percentile £675 £635 £588
UK median daily rate £550 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £65.00 - -

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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 12,135 9,030 10,080
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.08% 10.73% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,156 6,017 6,494
England median daily rate £498 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.15% +8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £294 £281 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £480 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 289 198 236
England median hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.28% +0.80% +6.65%
10th Percentile £11.78 £12.00 £12.38
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £18.25 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.65% +2.22% +12.50%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Terraform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in England

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Terraform in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Terraform in England

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in England over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terraform in England

Terraform
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. 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
London +118 1,220 £550 +2.33% 237
North of England +145 259 £485 +17.58% 63
South East +145 221 £500 +11.11% 37
North West +73 125 £491 +6.05% 32
Midlands +12 89 £525 +7.14% 14
Yorkshire +57 81 £485 +14.12% 25
North East +53 53 £475 +41.79% 6
South West +48 53 £500 +2.56% 17
West Midlands -20 52 £525 +10.41% 12
East of England +39 48 £450 -23.40% 19
East Midlands +20 33 £500 - 2
Terraform
UK

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 1,484 (78.48%) DevOps
2 1,299 (68.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1,005 (53.15%) Docker
4 1,004 (53.09%) Ansible
5 953 (50.40%) Linux
6 909 (48.07%) Jenkins
7 837 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
8 763 (40.35%) Puppet
9 752 (39.77%) Python
10 655 (34.64%) Kubernetes
11 539 (28.50%) Java
12 537 (28.40%) Configuration Management
13 513 (27.13%) Git (software)
14 494 (26.12%) Opscode Chef
15 470 (24.85%) Continuous Integration
16 409 (21.63%) Bash Shell
17 360 (19.04%) Microsoft Azure
18 353 (18.67%) Ruby
19 305 (16.13%) AWS CloudFormation
20 285 (15.07%) Node.js
21 283 (14.97%) Security Cleared
22 275 (14.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 266 (14.07%) Amazon EC2
24 259 (13.70%) Microservices
25 257 (13.59%) Packer
26 249 (13.17%) Serverless
27 235 (12.43%) Windows
28 234 (12.37%) Continuous Delivery
29 229 (12.11%) Web Services
30 222 (11.74%) SC Cleared

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 151 (7.99%) Elasticsearch
2 150 (7.93%) Confluence
3 114 (6.03%) nginx
4 109 (5.76%) Apache
5 81 (4.28%) Tomcat
6 75 (3.97%) Apache Spark
7 32 (1.69%) OpenStack
8 31 (1.64%) IIS
9 28 (1.48%) JBoss
10 21 (1.11%) Cloud Foundry
10 21 (1.11%) WebLogic
11 17 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 16 (0.85%) Apache Pig
12 16 (0.85%) Apache Solr
12 16 (0.85%) Gunicorn
13 15 (0.79%) Jetty
13 15 (0.79%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.53%) Mongrel
15 8 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 7 (0.37%) Mule
Applications
1 7 (0.37%) HipChat
2 3 (0.16%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.053%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
1 3 (0.16%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.11%) Magento
3 1 (0.053%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.053%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1,299 (68.69%) Amazon AWS
2 360 (19.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 305 (16.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 266 (14.07%) Amazon EC2
5 249 (13.17%) Serverless
6 218 (11.53%) AWS Lambda
7 188 (9.94%) Amazon S3
8 170 (8.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 161 (8.51%) Google Cloud Platform
10 136 (7.19%) Route 53
11 125 (6.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 107 (5.66%) GitHub
13 104 (5.50%) Amazon ELB
14 87 (4.60%) PaaS
15 74 (3.91%) OpenShift
16 68 (3.60%) CloudFront
17 63 (3.33%) IaaS
18 53 (2.80%) Datadog
19 51 (2.70%) SaaS
20 47 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 90 (4.76%) DNS
2 85 (4.49%) Firewall
3 80 (4.23%) TCP/IP
4 65 (3.44%) VPN
5 63 (3.33%) HTTP
6 36 (1.90%) SSL
7 32 (1.69%) Internet
8 31 (1.64%) Network Security
9 18 (0.95%) FTP
9 18 (0.95%) OpenLDAP
10 11 (0.58%) DKIM
10 11 (0.58%) DMARC
10 11 (0.58%) OpenVPN
10 11 (0.58%) Software-Defined Networking
11 10 (0.53%) ICMP
11 10 (0.53%) SMS
12 9 (0.48%) IPsec
12 9 (0.48%) SSH
13 8 (0.42%) DHCP
13 8 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (10.63%) PostgreSQL
2 184 (9.73%) Amazon RDS
3 179 (9.47%) MySQL
4 141 (7.46%) Hadoop
5 133 (7.03%) MongoDB
6 107 (5.66%) Big Data
7 82 (4.34%) NoSQL
8 73 (3.86%) Redis
9 59 (3.12%) Apache Cassandra
10 53 (2.80%) Amazon Redshift
11 52 (2.75%) SQL Server
12 49 (2.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 46 (2.43%) Apache Hive
14 34 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
15 25 (1.32%) HBase
16 21 (1.11%) Relational Database
17 18 (0.95%) Flink
18 14 (0.74%) Data Lake
19 13 (0.69%) RDBMS
20 11 (0.58%) DB2
Development Applications
1 909 (48.07%) Jenkins
2 513 (27.13%) Git (software)
3 190 (10.05%) JIRA
4 128 (6.77%) Sonatype Nexus
5 117 (6.19%) Vagrant
6 113 (5.98%) Artifactory
7 89 (4.71%) Maven
8 83 (4.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 83 (4.39%) TeamCity
9 61 (3.23%) Cucumber
10 59 (3.12%) Travis CI
11 55 (2.91%) Bitbucket
12 47 (2.49%) GitLab
12 47 (2.49%) SonarQube
13 44 (2.33%) Gradle
13 44 (2.33%) Subversion
14 41 (2.17%) JUnit
14 41 (2.17%) Selenium
15 36 (1.90%) GoCD
16 29 (1.53%) Ant
General
1 201 (10.63%) Finance
2 64 (3.38%) Retail
3 63 (3.33%) Banking
4 28 (1.48%) Marketing
5 26 (1.37%) Publishing
6 21 (1.11%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.00%) Games
8 18 (0.95%) Law
9 9 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 9 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.42%) Front Office
11 7 (0.37%) Electronics
12 4 (0.21%) Advertising
12 4 (0.21%) Automotive
13 2 (0.11%) Back Office
14 1 (0.053%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.053%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,055 (55.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 523 (27.66%) AWS Engineer
3 487 (25.75%) AWS DevOps
4 421 (22.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 294 (15.55%) Developer
6 172 (9.10%) Senior DevOps
7 169 (8.94%) Cloud Engineer
8 153 (8.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 134 (7.09%) Consultant
10 109 (5.76%) DevOps Consultant
10 109 (5.76%) Java Developer
11 105 (5.55%) Architect
12 98 (5.18%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 98 (5.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 95 (5.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 89 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
15 77 (4.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 68 (3.60%) AWS Developer
17 61 (3.23%) Azure Engineer
18 58 (3.07%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (15.07%) Node.js
2 229 (12.11%) Web Services
3 173 (9.15%) Elastic Stack
4 144 (7.62%) Kafka
5 97 (5.13%) Spring
6 85 (4.49%) React
7 80 (4.23%) REST
8 70 (3.70%) .NET
8 70 (3.70%) AngularJS
9 69 (3.65%) RESTful
10 65 (3.44%) Spring Boot
11 59 (3.12%) ActiveMQ
12 58 (3.07%) RabbitMQ
13 52 (2.75%) JSON
14 49 (2.59%) J2EE
15 42 (2.22%) Hibernate
16 38 (2.01%) CSS
17 35 (1.85%) LEMP Stack
18 34 (1.80%) Sensu
19 31 (1.64%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 143 (7.56%) Greenfield Project
2 101 (5.34%) Linux Command Line
3 83 (4.39%) Public Cloud
4 60 (3.17%) Cloud Native
4 60 (3.17%) Data Centre
5 48 (2.54%) Fintech
6 46 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 23 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (1.11%) Clustering
8 21 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
9 19 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
10 15 (0.79%) Private Cloud
11 14 (0.74%) Management Information System
11 14 (0.74%) User Experience
12 11 (0.58%) Online Games
13 10 (0.53%) Analytical Mindset
13 10 (0.53%) Mobile App
14 9 (0.48%) Hedge funds
14 9 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 953 (50.40%) Linux
2 275 (14.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 235 (12.43%) Windows
4 171 (9.04%) CentOS
5 165 (8.73%) Unix
6 81 (4.28%) Ubuntu
7 77 (4.07%) Windows Server
8 30 (1.59%) Debian
9 25 (1.32%) DC/OS
10 21 (1.11%) CoreOS
10 21 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (0.85%) Apple iOS
11 16 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (0.58%) Solaris
13 8 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.26%) Fedora
15 3 (0.16%) AIX
15 3 (0.16%) Amazon Linux
15 3 (0.16%) Android
16 1 (0.053%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,484 (78.48%) DevOps
2 837 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
3 537 (28.40%) Configuration Management
4 470 (24.85%) Continuous Integration
5 259 (13.70%) Microservices
6 234 (12.37%) Continuous Delivery
7 210 (11.11%) Open Source
8 183 (9.68%) TDD
9 181 (9.57%) Migration
10 167 (8.83%) Software Engineering
11 156 (8.25%) Scrum
12 142 (7.51%) Deployment Automation
13 130 (6.87%) Test Automation
14 129 (6.82%) Mentoring
15 125 (6.61%) BDD
16 118 (6.24%) Load Balancing
17 93 (4.92%) E-Commerce
18 89 (4.71%) Kanban
19 88 (4.65%) Continuous Deployment
20 75 (3.97%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 752 (39.77%) Python
2 539 (28.50%) Java
3 409 (21.63%) Bash Shell
4 353 (18.67%) Ruby
5 176 (9.31%) PowerShell
6 174 (9.20%) JavaScript
7 158 (8.36%) Go
8 148 (7.83%) Groovy
9 138 (7.30%) Perl
10 128 (6.77%) SQL
11 84 (4.44%) Java 8
12 79 (4.18%) Shell Script
13 73 (3.86%) PHP
14 56 (2.96%) Scala
15 44 (2.33%) C++
16 41 (2.17%) C#
17 39 (2.06%) TypeScript
18 35 (1.85%) C
19 28 (1.48%) ES6
20 9 (0.48%) Rust
Qualifications
1 283 (14.97%) Security Cleared
2 222 (11.74%) SC Cleared
3 80 (4.23%) AWS Certification
4 32 (1.69%) Degree
5 17 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (0.58%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.37%) CISM
7 7 (0.37%) CISSP
8 6 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (0.32%) PhD
9 5 (0.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 5 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.16%) CISA
10 3 (0.16%) OCP
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.16%) RHCE
11 2 (0.11%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.11%) PMP
11 2 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.54%) GCP
2 47 (2.49%) QA
3 15 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 6 (0.32%) PMO
7 4 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.11%) GDPR
9 1 (0.053%) SLA
System Software
1 1,005 (53.15%) Docker
2 73 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (3.01%) Active Directory
4 54 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
5 31 (1.64%) VirtualBox
6 22 (1.16%) Hyper-V
7 20 (1.06%) etcd
8 17 (0.90%) Apache Flume
9 15 (0.79%) Squid
10 13 (0.69%) Xen
11 11 (0.58%) HDFS
12 10 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 10 (0.53%) flannel
12 10 (0.53%) Postfix
12 10 (0.53%) Varnish
12 10 (0.53%) vCloud
13 7 (0.37%) KVM
14 4 (0.21%) NFS
14 4 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.16%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 1,004 (53.09%) Ansible
2 763 (40.35%) Puppet
3 655 (34.64%) Kubernetes
4 494 (26.12%) Opscode Chef
5 257 (13.59%) Packer
6 135 (7.14%) Consul
7 76 (4.02%) Nagios
8 73 (3.86%) logstash
9 71 (3.75%) Salt
10 69 (3.65%) Kibana
11 65 (3.44%) Grafana
12 53 (2.80%) Docker Swarm
13 52 (2.75%) ZABBIX
14 51 (2.70%) Mesos
15 50 (2.64%) Rancher
16 36 (1.90%) Prometheus
17 23 (1.22%) Graylog
17 23 (1.22%) Sysdig
18 22 (1.16%) HAProxy
19 15 (0.79%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 164 (8.67%) Red Hat
2 151 (7.99%) Google
3 136 (7.19%) Splunk
4 98 (5.18%) New Relic
5 94 (4.97%) VMware
6 81 (4.28%) Oracle
7 76 (4.02%) Microsoft
8 67 (3.54%) Atlassian
9 58 (3.07%) SaltStack
10 29 (1.53%) AppDynamics
11 27 (1.43%) Cloudera
12 21 (1.11%) hybris
13 18 (0.95%) Adobe
14 16 (0.85%) PagerDuty
14 16 (0.85%) Rackspace
15 14 (0.74%) Capita
15 14 (0.74%) SAP
16 13 (0.69%) Hortonworks
17 11 (0.58%) Cisco
17 11 (0.58%) ServiceNow