Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 369 796
Rank change year-on-year +196 +427 -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 1,456 556 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.56% 0.62% 0.061%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.18% 5.82% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,171 389 52
England median daily rate £550 £525 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +17.32% -
10th Percentile £425 £415 £377
90th Percentile £660 £625 £584
UK median daily rate £550 £515 £448
% change year-on-year +6.80% +15.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 11,051 9,560 8,785
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.85% 10.74% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,567 6,212 5,525
England median daily rate £498 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £250
90th Percentile £635 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £485 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 234 302
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - +4.22%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £11.02
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.38 £52.73
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +3.20%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +108 1,041 £550 +4.76% 190
North of England +129 135 £500 +17.65% 26
South East +94 129 £500 +5.26% 36
Midlands +64 86 £550 +17.33% 16
North West +64 75 £493 -1.50% 13
West Midlands +30 57 £540 +15.20% 9
South West +25 36 £500 -1.96% 7
Yorkshire +23 34 £500 +17.65% 9
East of England +19 29 £550 -4.35% 13
North East +69 26 £530 +53.62% 4
East Midlands +22 23 £500 - 7
Terraform
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 1,137 (78.09%) DevOps
2 1,020 (70.05%) Amazon AWS
3 822 (56.46%) Ansible
4 776 (53.30%) Docker
5 763 (52.40%) Linux
6 698 (47.94%) Jenkins
7 619 (42.51%) Agile Software Development
8 588 (40.38%) Puppet
9 581 (39.90%) Python
10 483 (33.17%) Kubernetes
11 440 (30.22%) Java
12 419 (28.78%) Configuration Management
13 405 (27.82%) Git (software)
14 395 (27.13%) Continuous Integration
15 370 (25.41%) Opscode Chef
16 331 (22.73%) Bash Shell
17 280 (19.23%) Ruby
18 260 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
19 240 (16.48%) Amazon EC2
20 231 (15.87%) AWS CloudFormation
21 222 (15.25%) Security Cleared
22 217 (14.90%) JIRA
22 217 (14.90%) Web Services
23 209 (14.35%) Amazon S3
24 190 (13.05%) Continuous Delivery
25 176 (12.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
25 176 (12.09%) Confluence
26 175 (12.02%) Packer
27 173 (11.88%) Finance
28 172 (11.81%) Node.js

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
1 176 (12.09%) Confluence
2 133 (9.13%) Elasticsearch
3 106 (7.28%) nginx
4 92 (6.32%) Apache
5 90 (6.18%) Tomcat
6 53 (3.64%) Apache Spark
7 27 (1.85%) OpenStack
8 20 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
9 16 (1.10%) Apache Solr
9 16 (1.10%) JBoss
9 16 (1.10%) WebLogic
10 15 (1.03%) IIS
11 10 (0.69%) Jetty
11 10 (0.69%) SAS
12 9 (0.62%) Mule
12 9 (0.62%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (0.48%) CMS
13 7 (0.48%) Mule ESB
14 5 (0.34%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 10 (0.69%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (0.48%) Magento
2 3 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1,020 (70.05%) Amazon AWS
2 260 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 240 (16.48%) Amazon EC2
4 231 (15.87%) AWS CloudFormation
5 209 (14.35%) Amazon S3
6 176 (12.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 159 (10.92%) Serverless
8 139 (9.55%) AWS Lambda
9 124 (8.52%) Route 53
10 109 (7.49%) GitHub
11 105 (7.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 95 (6.52%) Google Cloud Platform
13 94 (6.46%) Amazon ELB
14 53 (3.64%) PaaS
15 51 (3.50%) OpenShift
16 50 (3.43%) CloudFront
17 49 (3.37%) IaaS
18 48 (3.30%) SaaS
19 31 (2.13%) Slack
20 29 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 80 (5.49%) HTTP
2 76 (5.22%) TCP/IP
3 68 (4.67%) DNS
4 58 (3.98%) Firewall
5 47 (3.23%) VPN
6 41 (2.82%) SSL
7 23 (1.58%) Network Security
8 22 (1.51%) OpenLDAP
9 19 (1.30%) Kerberos
10 17 (1.17%) FTP
11 15 (1.03%) SAN
12 14 (0.96%) ICMP
13 13 (0.89%) Internet
13 13 (0.89%) OpenVPN
13 13 (0.89%) SSH
14 10 (0.69%) WAN
15 9 (0.62%) IPsec
16 8 (0.55%) DHCP
17 6 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
18 5 (0.34%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (11.74%) Amazon RDS
2 159 (10.92%) PostgreSQL
3 131 (9.00%) MySQL
4 119 (8.17%) Hadoop
5 113 (7.76%) MongoDB
6 91 (6.25%) Big Data
7 82 (5.63%) NoSQL
8 73 (5.01%) Redis
9 49 (3.37%) SQL Server
10 47 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
11 45 (3.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 27 (1.85%) Relational Database
13 24 (1.65%) Apache Hive
14 22 (1.51%) HBase
15 18 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (1.17%) RDBMS
17 16 (1.10%) Oracle Database
18 14 (0.96%) Data Lake
19 12 (0.82%) Amazon Redshift
20 11 (0.76%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 698 (47.94%) Jenkins
2 405 (27.82%) Git (software)
3 217 (14.90%) JIRA
4 125 (8.59%) Sonatype Nexus
5 88 (6.04%) Artifactory
6 77 (5.29%) Maven
7 69 (4.74%) Cucumber
8 63 (4.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 59 (4.05%) Bitbucket
9 59 (4.05%) SonarQube
10 57 (3.91%) Vagrant
11 54 (3.71%) TeamCity
12 52 (3.57%) GitLab
13 31 (2.13%) JUnit
14 30 (2.06%) GoCD
15 26 (1.79%) Selenium
15 26 (1.79%) webpack
16 25 (1.72%) Subversion
17 24 (1.65%) Appium
18 23 (1.58%) Babel
General
1 173 (11.88%) Finance
2 57 (3.91%) Banking
3 47 (3.23%) Retail
4 20 (1.37%) Marketing
5 18 (1.24%) Law
6 13 (0.89%) Publishing
7 12 (0.82%) Games
8 10 (0.69%) Front Office
9 8 (0.55%) Retail Banking
9 8 (0.55%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.41%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.34%) Electronics
11 5 (0.34%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.21%) Advertising
13 2 (0.14%) Back Office
14 1 (0.069%) Local Government
14 1 (0.069%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.069%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 834 (57.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 393 (26.99%) AWS Engineer
3 352 (24.18%) AWS DevOps
4 308 (21.15%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 191 (13.12%) Developer
6 137 (9.41%) Cloud Engineer
6 137 (9.41%) Consultant
7 136 (9.34%) Senior DevOps
8 116 (7.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 105 (7.21%) DevOps Consultant
10 95 (6.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 94 (6.46%) Linux Engineer
12 91 (6.25%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 82 (5.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 77 (5.29%) Architect
15 63 (4.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 61 (4.19%) Java Developer
17 45 (3.09%) Lead DevOps
17 45 (3.09%) Senior Developer
18 42 (2.88%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (14.90%) Web Services
2 172 (11.81%) Node.js
3 150 (10.30%) Elastic Stack
4 88 (6.04%) Kafka
5 69 (4.74%) React
6 67 (4.60%) REST
7 64 (4.40%) Spring
8 61 (4.19%) AngularJS
9 53 (3.64%) .NET
10 49 (3.37%) Spring Boot
11 43 (2.95%) JSON
12 40 (2.75%) CSS
13 32 (2.20%) RabbitMQ
13 32 (2.20%) RESTful
13 32 (2.20%) Sass
14 30 (2.06%) Software Packaging
15 29 (1.99%) React Native
16 28 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
17 26 (1.79%) Sensu
18 25 (1.72%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 105 (7.21%) Public Cloud
2 103 (7.07%) Greenfield Project
3 48 (3.30%) Linux Command Line
4 46 (3.16%) Fintech
5 41 (2.82%) Data Centre
6 37 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (1.79%) Clustering
8 24 (1.65%) Cloud Native
9 18 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
10 17 (1.17%) Computer Science
11 15 (1.03%) Analytical Mindset
12 13 (0.89%) Algorithms
13 12 (0.82%) Private Cloud
14 11 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (0.69%) Mobile App
15 10 (0.69%) Virtual Team
16 8 (0.55%) Management Information System
17 7 (0.48%) Data Structures
18 5 (0.34%) Enterprise Cloud
18 5 (0.34%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 763 (52.40%) Linux
2 172 (11.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 152 (10.44%) Windows
4 131 (9.00%) CentOS
5 111 (7.62%) Unix
6 54 (3.71%) Windows Server
7 36 (2.47%) Ubuntu
8 32 (2.20%) CoreOS
9 26 (1.79%) Debian
10 25 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.55%) DC/OS
13 7 (0.48%) Android
13 7 (0.48%) Apple iOS
13 7 (0.48%) VMS
14 5 (0.34%) Solaris
15 3 (0.21%) Fedora
15 3 (0.21%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.069%) Amazon Linux
16 1 (0.069%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,137 (78.09%) DevOps
2 619 (42.51%) Agile Software Development
3 419 (28.78%) Configuration Management
4 395 (27.13%) Continuous Integration
5 190 (13.05%) Continuous Delivery
6 167 (11.47%) Microservices
7 156 (10.71%) Scrum
8 149 (10.23%) TDD
9 136 (9.34%) Migration
10 125 (8.59%) Open Source
11 121 (8.31%) Software Engineering
12 116 (7.97%) Test Automation
13 96 (6.59%) BDD
14 89 (6.11%) Mentoring
15 73 (5.01%) Kanban
15 73 (5.01%) Load Balancing
16 65 (4.46%) E-Commerce
17 62 (4.26%) Continuous Deployment
18 55 (3.78%) Pair Programming
19 51 (3.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 581 (39.90%) Python
2 440 (30.22%) Java
3 331 (22.73%) Bash Shell
4 280 (19.23%) Ruby
5 168 (11.54%) Go
6 135 (9.27%) JavaScript
7 115 (7.90%) PowerShell
8 111 (7.62%) Groovy
9 81 (5.56%) Perl
10 77 (5.29%) SQL
11 48 (3.30%) PHP
12 44 (3.02%) Scala
13 42 (2.88%) Shell Script
14 37 (2.54%) ES6
15 31 (2.13%) C#
15 31 (2.13%) TypeScript
16 19 (1.30%) C++
17 18 (1.24%) R
18 9 (0.62%) C
19 7 (0.48%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 222 (15.25%) Security Cleared
2 166 (11.40%) SC Cleared
3 55 (3.78%) AWS Certification
4 26 (1.79%) Degree
5 13 (0.89%) CISM
5 13 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (0.82%) CISSP
7 10 (0.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 9 (0.62%) CCSP
8 9 (0.62%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
10 5 (0.34%) RHCE
11 4 (0.27%) OCP
11 4 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.27%) PhD
12 3 (0.21%) CISA
12 3 (0.21%) CREST Certified
13 2 (0.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.88%) QA
2 32 (2.20%) GCP
3 21 (1.44%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.21%) GDPR
6 3 (0.21%) PMO
7 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 776 (53.30%) Docker
2 43 (2.95%) Active Directory
3 41 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (1.24%) Squid
6 17 (1.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 16 (1.10%) etcd
7 16 (1.10%) HDFS
8 15 (1.03%) vCloud
9 13 (0.89%) Postfix
10 8 (0.55%) Varnish
11 7 (0.48%) Apache Flume
12 6 (0.41%) oVirt
12 6 (0.41%) RHEV
12 6 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (0.34%) vSphere
13 5 (0.34%) Xen
14 4 (0.27%) NFS
15 3 (0.21%) Hyper-V
15 3 (0.21%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 822 (56.46%) Ansible
2 588 (40.38%) Puppet
3 483 (33.17%) Kubernetes
4 370 (25.41%) Opscode Chef
5 175 (12.02%) Packer
6 95 (6.52%) Consul
7 83 (5.70%) logstash
8 78 (5.36%) Kibana
9 61 (4.19%) Mesos
10 55 (3.78%) Grafana
11 52 (3.57%) Nagios
12 49 (3.37%) ZABBIX
13 44 (3.02%) Docker Swarm
14 43 (2.95%) Prometheus
14 43 (2.95%) Rancher
15 31 (2.13%) Salt
16 26 (1.79%) Sysdig
17 17 (1.17%) Graphite
18 14 (0.96%) Fluentd
18 14 (0.96%) Icinga
Vendors
1 118 (8.10%) Red Hat
2 116 (7.97%) Google
3 80 (5.49%) Oracle
4 74 (5.08%) VMware
5 69 (4.74%) Atlassian
6 64 (4.40%) Microsoft
7 62 (4.26%) Splunk
8 44 (3.02%) New Relic
9 41 (2.82%) SaltStack
10 22 (1.51%) Rackspace
11 18 (1.24%) Hortonworks
12 17 (1.17%) AppDynamics
13 16 (1.10%) Cloudera
13 16 (1.10%) Sonatype
14 15 (1.03%) Capita
15 12 (0.82%) hybris
16 10 (0.69%) Cisco
16 10 (0.69%) SAP
17 9 (0.62%) Intel
17 9 (0.62%) Trend Micro