Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 220 411
Rank change year-on-year +133 +191 +445
Contract jobs citing Terraform 2,674 1,185 570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.83% 1.27% 0.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.41% 10.78% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,081 956 373
England median daily rate £550 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £425 £425 £406
90th Percentile £675 £647 £600
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
England median hourly rate £72.25 - -
UK median hourly rate £72.25 - -

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 13,773 10,992 11,239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.59% 11.79% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,383 7,497 7,226
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +8.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 372 262 255
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.07 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -24.14% +12.50%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.76 £13.00
90th Percentile £46.98 £47.50 £54.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +15.38%

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 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terraform in England

Terraform
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor hourly 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 19 November 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 +70 1,754 £575 +4.55% 299
North of England +171 392 £500 +5.26% 59
South East +65 231 £525 +5.00% 55
North West +97 185 £520 +9.47% 33
Yorkshire +83 133 £500 +5.26% 23
Midlands +42 119 £463 -5.13% 37
East of England +74 112 £550 +7.42% 23
North East +59 81 £500 +1.27% 3
West Midlands +10 81 £480 +1.05% 24
South West +16 63 £520 +9.47% 29
East Midlands +33 37 £420 -12.73% 13
Terraform
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 2,112 (78.98%) DevOps
2 1,762 (65.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1,491 (55.76%) Ansible
4 1,370 (51.23%) Docker
5 1,241 (46.41%) Linux
6 1,157 (43.27%) Jenkins
7 1,066 (39.87%) Kubernetes
8 1,030 (38.52%) Python
9 1,029 (38.48%) Agile Software Development
10 945 (35.34%) Puppet
11 800 (29.92%) Java
12 694 (25.95%) Opscode Chef
13 592 (22.14%) Microsoft Azure
14 548 (20.49%) Configuration Management
15 508 (19.00%) Git (software)
16 501 (18.74%) Microservices
17 445 (16.64%) Finance
18 444 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
19 410 (15.33%) Bash Shell
20 403 (15.07%) AWS CloudFormation
21 355 (13.28%) Windows
22 337 (12.60%) Web Services
23 320 (11.97%) Ruby
24 297 (11.11%) Security Cleared
25 296 (11.07%) Amazon EC2
26 281 (10.51%) Continuous Delivery
27 277 (10.36%) Packer
28 261 (9.76%) Open Source
29 257 (9.61%) Node.js
30 256 (9.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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
1 197 (7.37%) Elasticsearch
2 150 (5.61%) Confluence
3 88 (3.29%) Apache
4 83 (3.10%) nginx
5 58 (2.17%) Apache Spark
6 44 (1.65%) Tomcat
7 40 (1.50%) OpenStack
8 33 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
9 32 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 20 (0.75%) IIS
11 19 (0.71%) Apache Solr
12 18 (0.67%) WebSphere
13 16 (0.60%) JBoss
13 16 (0.60%) WebLogic
14 15 (0.56%) Gunicorn
15 14 (0.52%) Jetty
15 14 (0.52%) Mongrel
16 9 (0.34%) Apache Airflow
17 8 (0.30%) MS Exchange
18 6 (0.22%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 7 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.22%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.19%) HipChat
4 2 (0.075%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.037%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.037%) Shockwave
5 1 (0.037%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
2 7 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.11%) Magento
5 2 (0.075%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.075%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.075%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.037%) Exstream
6 1 (0.037%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 1,762 (65.89%) Amazon AWS
2 592 (22.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 403 (15.07%) AWS CloudFormation
4 296 (11.07%) Amazon EC2
5 246 (9.20%) Amazon S3
5 246 (9.20%) Serverless
6 242 (9.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 193 (7.22%) AWS Lambda
8 187 (6.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 138 (5.16%) Amazon ELB
10 129 (4.82%) GitHub
11 121 (4.53%) PaaS
12 120 (4.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 100 (3.74%) Route 53
14 97 (3.63%) OpenShift
15 95 (3.55%) IaaS
16 81 (3.03%) SaaS
17 52 (1.94%) Datadog
18 49 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
19 43 (1.61%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 108 (4.04%) HTTP
2 106 (3.96%) Firewall
3 82 (3.07%) DNS
4 68 (2.54%) TCP/IP
5 51 (1.91%) VPN
6 40 (1.50%) SSL
7 25 (0.93%) SSH
8 21 (0.79%) DSL
9 20 (0.75%) Kerberos
10 18 (0.67%) Network Security
11 17 (0.64%) Internet
12 15 (0.56%) OpenVPN
13 13 (0.49%) OpenLDAP
14 12 (0.45%) ICMP
15 10 (0.37%) DHCP
16 9 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
16 9 (0.34%) Unicast
17 8 (0.30%) IPsec
17 8 (0.30%) Reverse Proxy
17 8 (0.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (8.26%) Hadoop
2 215 (8.04%) PostgreSQL
3 208 (7.78%) MongoDB
4 207 (7.74%) MySQL
5 148 (5.53%) Amazon RDS
6 134 (5.01%) Big Data
7 126 (4.71%) NoSQL
8 116 (4.34%) Apache Cassandra
9 72 (2.69%) Redis
10 58 (2.17%) SQL Server
11 57 (2.13%) Relational Database
12 44 (1.65%) Amazon Redshift
12 44 (1.65%) HBase
13 38 (1.42%) Apache Hive
14 32 (1.20%) RDBMS
15 28 (1.05%) Riak
16 23 (0.86%) Blockchain
17 22 (0.82%) InfluxDB
18 21 (0.79%) Oracle Database
19 20 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1,157 (43.27%) Jenkins
2 508 (19.00%) Git (software)
3 213 (7.97%) Maven
4 198 (7.40%) JIRA
5 178 (6.66%) GitLab
6 153 (5.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 128 (4.79%) Sonatype Nexus
8 117 (4.38%) Artifactory
9 114 (4.26%) Vagrant
10 109 (4.08%) Bitbucket
11 86 (3.22%) TeamCity
12 83 (3.10%) SonarQube
13 75 (2.80%) Cucumber
14 74 (2.77%) Selenium
15 70 (2.62%) Travis CI
16 66 (2.47%) Gradle
17 64 (2.39%) CircleCI
18 47 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
19 46 (1.72%) JUnit
20 44 (1.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 445 (16.64%) Finance
2 128 (4.79%) Banking
3 95 (3.55%) Retail
4 60 (2.24%) Marketing
5 53 (1.98%) Front Office
5 53 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 39 (1.46%) Electronics
7 38 (1.42%) Manufacturing
8 31 (1.16%) Financial Institution
9 22 (0.82%) Publishing
10 21 (0.79%) Law
11 18 (0.67%) Advertising
12 13 (0.49%) Legal
13 12 (0.45%) Games
14 7 (0.26%) Back Office
15 4 (0.15%) Automotive
15 4 (0.15%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.11%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.037%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.037%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,467 (54.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 662 (24.76%) AWS Engineer
3 593 (22.18%) AWS DevOps
4 535 (20.01%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 341 (12.75%) Developer
6 185 (6.92%) Cloud Engineer
7 182 (6.81%) Java Developer
8 169 (6.32%) Senior DevOps
9 153 (5.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 152 (5.68%) Consultant
11 137 (5.12%) Architect
12 129 (4.82%) Azure Engineer
13 126 (4.71%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 115 (4.30%) Azure DevOps
15 105 (3.93%) Python Engineer
16 102 (3.81%) DevOps Consultant
17 100 (3.74%) Software Engineer
18 99 (3.70%) Azure DevOps Engineer
19 90 (3.37%) Linux/Unix DevOps
20 89 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (12.60%) Web Services
2 257 (9.61%) Node.js
3 233 (8.71%) Elastic Stack
4 160 (5.98%) React
5 155 (5.80%) Kafka
6 146 (5.46%) Spring
7 120 (4.49%) AngularJS
8 117 (4.38%) Spring Boot
9 114 (4.26%) REST
10 104 (3.89%) RESTful
11 80 (2.99%) J2EE
12 75 (2.80%) .NET
13 66 (2.47%) CSS
13 66 (2.47%) Hibernate
14 61 (2.28%) RabbitMQ
15 59 (2.21%) JSON
16 47 (1.76%) HTML
17 43 (1.61%) Sensu
18 40 (1.50%) X-Windows
19 39 (1.46%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 217 (8.12%) Greenfield Project
2 141 (5.27%) Public Cloud
3 110 (4.11%) Cloud Native
4 68 (2.54%) Linux Command Line
5 65 (2.43%) Data Centre
6 55 (2.06%) Computer Science
7 52 (1.94%) Fintech
8 45 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
9 43 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
10 42 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
11 34 (1.27%) Management Information System
12 32 (1.20%) PKI
13 30 (1.12%) Mobile App
14 29 (1.08%) Private Cloud
15 23 (0.86%) Algorithms
15 23 (0.86%) Hedge funds
16 22 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
16 22 (0.82%) User Experience
17 14 (0.52%) Enterprise Cloud
17 14 (0.52%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 1,241 (46.41%) Linux
2 355 (13.28%) Windows
3 256 (9.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 227 (8.49%) CentOS
5 214 (8.00%) Unix
6 101 (3.78%) Windows Server
7 72 (2.69%) Ubuntu
8 33 (1.23%) Debian
9 30 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 27 (1.01%) Android
11 14 (0.52%) DC/OS
11 14 (0.52%) Mesosphere
12 13 (0.49%) Fedora
12 13 (0.49%) VMS
12 13 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (0.34%) CoreOS
14 8 (0.30%) Amazon Linux
15 7 (0.26%) Solaris
16 4 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
17 3 (0.11%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,112 (78.98%) DevOps
2 1,029 (38.48%) Agile Software Development
3 548 (20.49%) Configuration Management
4 501 (18.74%) Microservices
5 444 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
6 281 (10.51%) Continuous Delivery
7 261 (9.76%) Open Source
8 252 (9.42%) TDD
9 225 (8.41%) Migration
10 218 (8.15%) Software Engineering
11 193 (7.22%) Test Automation
12 187 (6.99%) Deployment Automation
13 177 (6.62%) Scrum
14 154 (5.76%) BDD
15 129 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 112 (4.19%) Continuous Deployment
17 104 (3.89%) Mentoring
18 100 (3.74%) Problem-Solving
19 99 (3.70%) E-Commerce
20 94 (3.52%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1,030 (38.52%) Python
2 800 (29.92%) Java
3 410 (15.33%) Bash Shell
4 320 (11.97%) Ruby
5 237 (8.86%) JavaScript
6 216 (8.08%) PowerShell
7 192 (7.18%) Go
8 172 (6.43%) Groovy
9 147 (5.50%) Java 8
10 141 (5.27%) Perl
11 135 (5.05%) SQL
12 97 (3.63%) Shell Script
13 75 (2.80%) PHP
14 70 (2.62%) Scala
15 67 (2.51%) C++
16 61 (2.28%) C#
17 44 (1.65%) TypeScript
18 43 (1.61%) ES6
19 40 (1.50%) C
20 23 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 297 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 198 (7.40%) SC Cleared
3 100 (3.74%) AWS Certification
4 75 (2.80%) Degree
5 52 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (0.37%) RHCE
8 8 (0.30%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.15%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.15%) MCSE
11 3 (0.11%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.11%) CISM
11 3 (0.11%) CISSP
11 3 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.11%) MCSA
12 2 (0.075%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 2 (0.075%) IRCA
12 2 (0.075%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (3.03%) QA
2 22 (0.82%) GDPR
3 7 (0.26%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.19%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.19%) PMO
5 4 (0.15%) SLA
6 2 (0.075%) HL7
6 2 (0.075%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.075%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.037%) BS25999
7 1 (0.037%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.037%) FedRAMP
7 1 (0.037%) FISMA
7 1 (0.037%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1,370 (51.23%) Docker
2 86 (3.22%) Active Directory
3 83 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 63 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
5 27 (1.01%) VirtualBox
6 25 (0.93%) Hyper-V
7 16 (0.60%) HDFS
8 13 (0.49%) etcd
8 13 (0.49%) NFS
9 12 (0.45%) Xen
10 11 (0.41%) oVirt
10 11 (0.41%) RHEV
11 10 (0.37%) vCloud
12 9 (0.34%) KVM
12 9 (0.34%) Postfix
12 9 (0.34%) Squid
13 7 (0.26%) flannel
14 6 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 6 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1,491 (55.76%) Ansible
2 1,066 (39.87%) Kubernetes
3 945 (35.34%) Puppet
4 694 (25.95%) Opscode Chef
5 277 (10.36%) Packer
6 109 (4.08%) Salt
7 105 (3.93%) Grafana
8 104 (3.89%) Nagios
9 102 (3.81%) Kibana
10 101 (3.78%) Consul
11 97 (3.63%) Prometheus
12 77 (2.88%) Mesos
13 76 (2.84%) logstash
14 74 (2.77%) ZABBIX
15 70 (2.62%) Docker Swarm
16 58 (2.17%) Rancher
17 22 (0.82%) Graylog
18 20 (0.75%) Graphite
18 20 (0.75%) Sysdig
19 19 (0.71%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 197 (7.37%) Google
2 180 (6.73%) Red Hat
3 132 (4.94%) Microsoft
4 124 (4.64%) Splunk
5 121 (4.53%) VMware
6 92 (3.44%) New Relic
7 90 (3.37%) Oracle
8 63 (2.36%) Atlassian
8 63 (2.36%) Black Duck
9 49 (1.83%) SAP
10 47 (1.76%) SaltStack
11 40 (1.50%) hybris
12 39 (1.46%) AppDynamics
13 35 (1.31%) Cloudera
14 33 (1.23%) Adobe
15 32 (1.20%) PagerDuty
16 25 (0.93%) Citrix
17 23 (0.86%) Cisco
18 19 (0.71%) Dynatrace
19 16 (0.60%) CheckPoint