Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 237 509
Rank change year-on-year +128 +272 +353
Contract jobs citing Terraform 2,187 976 395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.32% 1.10% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.90% 9.58% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,673 771 258
England median daily rate £550 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% -6.82%
10th Percentile £425 £413 £397
90th Percentile £675 £638 £605
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £510
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% -7.27%
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 12,938 10,190 11,486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.75% 11.46% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,749 6,800 7,478
England median daily rate £490 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £294 £275 £266
90th Percentile £650 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 224 234
England median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -20.45% +7.32%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.58 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.48 £47.73 £49.28
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -22.22% +11.47%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +88 1,379 £570 +6.05% 225
North of England +173 351 £488 +8.33% 57
South East +95 236 £513 +2.50% 43
North West +89 144 £489 +8.61% 30
Yorkshire +100 135 £500 +5.26% 20
East of England +56 88 £500 - 25
North East +57 74 £463 +34.06% 7
Midlands -28 72 £500 +5.26% 25
South West +18 55 £500 +5.26% 14
West Midlands -42 47 £500 +5.26% 16
East Midlands 0 24 £475 -5.00% 9
Terraform
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 1,705 (77.96%) DevOps
2 1,472 (67.31%) Amazon AWS
3 1,181 (54.00%) Ansible
4 1,132 (51.76%) Docker
5 1,069 (48.88%) Linux
6 1,026 (46.91%) Jenkins
7 901 (41.20%) Puppet
8 889 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
9 857 (39.19%) Python
10 795 (36.35%) Kubernetes
11 642 (29.36%) Java
12 603 (27.57%) Opscode Chef
13 576 (26.34%) Configuration Management
14 509 (23.27%) Git (software)
15 484 (22.13%) Continuous Integration
16 437 (19.98%) Bash Shell
17 427 (19.52%) Microsoft Azure
18 366 (16.74%) Microservices
19 365 (16.69%) Ruby
20 356 (16.28%) AWS CloudFormation
21 326 (14.91%) Amazon EC2
22 319 (14.59%) Windows
23 300 (13.72%) Security Cleared
24 299 (13.67%) Serverless
25 293 (13.40%) Packer
26 287 (13.12%) Node.js
27 281 (12.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 281 (12.85%) Finance
28 254 (11.61%) Open Source
29 251 (11.48%) Web Services

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
1 171 (7.82%) Elasticsearch
2 150 (6.86%) Confluence
3 95 (4.34%) nginx
4 91 (4.16%) Apache
5 76 (3.48%) Apache Spark
6 54 (2.47%) Tomcat
7 33 (1.51%) OpenStack
8 30 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 27 (1.23%) IIS
10 25 (1.14%) Apache Solr
10 25 (1.14%) JBoss
11 20 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
12 18 (0.82%) Gunicorn
12 18 (0.82%) WebSphere
13 16 (0.73%) Jetty
13 16 (0.73%) WebLogic
14 15 (0.69%) Mongrel
15 14 (0.64%) Apache Pig
16 7 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 6 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (0.23%) HipChat
1 5 (0.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.046%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.046%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.046%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 5 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.046%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.046%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.046%) Magento
3 1 (0.046%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.046%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1,472 (67.31%) Amazon AWS
2 427 (19.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 356 (16.28%) AWS CloudFormation
4 326 (14.91%) Amazon EC2
5 299 (13.67%) Serverless
6 239 (10.93%) AWS Lambda
7 238 (10.88%) Amazon S3
8 195 (8.92%) Google Cloud Platform
9 193 (8.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 148 (6.77%) GitHub
11 144 (6.58%) Amazon ELB
12 137 (6.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 128 (5.85%) Route 53
14 87 (3.98%) OpenShift
15 85 (3.89%) PaaS
16 68 (3.11%) IaaS
17 65 (2.97%) Datadog
18 61 (2.79%) SaaS
19 60 (2.74%) CloudFront
20 50 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 114 (5.21%) Firewall
2 95 (4.34%) DNS
3 85 (3.89%) HTTP
4 76 (3.48%) TCP/IP
5 67 (3.06%) VPN
6 49 (2.24%) SSL
7 31 (1.42%) Internet
8 25 (1.14%) Network Security
9 23 (1.05%) SSH
10 17 (0.78%) Software-Defined Networking
11 15 (0.69%) FTP
11 15 (0.69%) Kerberos
11 15 (0.69%) OpenLDAP
11 15 (0.69%) OpenVPN
12 14 (0.64%) DSL
13 11 (0.50%) DKIM
13 11 (0.50%) DMARC
14 9 (0.41%) ICMP
14 9 (0.41%) IPsec
14 9 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (9.19%) PostgreSQL
2 197 (9.01%) Amazon RDS
3 174 (7.96%) MySQL
4 151 (6.90%) Hadoop
5 147 (6.72%) MongoDB
6 128 (5.85%) Big Data
7 116 (5.30%) NoSQL
8 82 (3.75%) Apache Cassandra
9 73 (3.34%) Redis
10 61 (2.79%) Amazon Redshift
11 59 (2.70%) SQL Server
12 46 (2.10%) HBase
13 45 (2.06%) Apache Hive
14 40 (1.83%) Relational Database
15 33 (1.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 25 (1.14%) RDBMS
17 24 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
18 19 (0.87%) InfluxDB
19 18 (0.82%) Oracle Database
19 18 (0.82%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1,026 (46.91%) Jenkins
2 509 (23.27%) Git (software)
3 186 (8.50%) JIRA
4 137 (6.26%) Sonatype Nexus
5 134 (6.13%) Vagrant
6 132 (6.04%) Maven
7 119 (5.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 102 (4.66%) Artifactory
9 101 (4.62%) Bitbucket
10 98 (4.48%) TeamCity
11 92 (4.21%) GitLab
12 73 (3.34%) Travis CI
13 64 (2.93%) Cucumber
14 59 (2.70%) SonarQube
15 56 (2.56%) Gradle
16 47 (2.15%) Subversion
17 41 (1.87%) Selenium
18 39 (1.78%) JUnit
19 38 (1.74%) Ant
20 36 (1.65%) GoCD
General
1 281 (12.85%) Finance
2 77 (3.52%) Retail
3 73 (3.34%) Banking
4 52 (2.38%) Marketing
5 42 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 28 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 27 (1.23%) Electronics
8 23 (1.05%) Law
9 22 (1.01%) Games
10 21 (0.96%) Publishing
11 17 (0.78%) Front Office
12 13 (0.59%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.32%) Automotive
14 5 (0.23%) Advertising
14 5 (0.23%) Back Office
15 4 (0.18%) Legal
16 1 (0.046%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,210 (55.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 574 (26.25%) AWS Engineer
3 540 (24.69%) AWS DevOps
4 474 (21.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 322 (14.72%) Developer
6 191 (8.73%) Cloud Engineer
7 165 (7.54%) Senior DevOps
8 156 (7.13%) Java Developer
9 151 (6.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 137 (6.26%) Consultant
11 109 (4.98%) Architect
12 99 (4.53%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 92 (4.21%) DevOps Consultant
14 89 (4.07%) AWS Developer
14 89 (4.07%) Operations Engineer
15 75 (3.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 75 (3.43%) Platform Engineer
16 71 (3.25%) Azure Engineer
17 70 (3.20%) Linux Engineer
18 68 (3.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (13.12%) Node.js
2 251 (11.48%) Web Services
3 199 (9.10%) Elastic Stack
4 158 (7.22%) Kafka
5 122 (5.58%) Spring
6 101 (4.62%) REST
7 97 (4.44%) React
8 95 (4.34%) Spring Boot
9 88 (4.02%) RESTful
10 71 (3.25%) RabbitMQ
11 68 (3.11%) J2EE
12 64 (2.93%) .NET
13 60 (2.74%) AngularJS
14 55 (2.51%) JSON
15 54 (2.47%) Hibernate
16 53 (2.42%) ActiveMQ
17 46 (2.10%) Sensu
18 42 (1.92%) CSS
19 33 (1.51%) LDAP
20 31 (1.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 143 (6.54%) Greenfield Project
2 112 (5.12%) Linux Command Line
3 86 (3.93%) Public Cloud
4 82 (3.75%) Cloud Native
5 75 (3.43%) Data Centre
6 52 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 52 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 51 (2.33%) Fintech
8 42 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (1.42%) Private Cloud
10 24 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
11 23 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
12 20 (0.91%) Hedge funds
12 20 (0.91%) Mobile App
12 20 (0.91%) PKI
12 20 (0.91%) User Experience
13 18 (0.82%) Clustering
14 15 (0.69%) Management Information System
15 14 (0.64%) Enterprise Cloud
15 14 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1,069 (48.88%) Linux
2 319 (14.59%) Windows
3 281 (12.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 209 (9.56%) Unix
5 183 (8.37%) CentOS
6 99 (4.53%) Ubuntu
7 97 (4.44%) Windows Server
8 31 (1.42%) DC/OS
9 30 (1.37%) Debian
10 20 (0.91%) Apple iOS
10 20 (0.91%) CoreOS
10 20 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (0.59%) Solaris
11 13 (0.59%) VMS
12 11 (0.50%) Mesosphere
12 11 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (0.46%) Fedora
14 9 (0.41%) Android
15 7 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.14%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,705 (77.96%) DevOps
2 889 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
3 576 (26.34%) Configuration Management
4 484 (22.13%) Continuous Integration
5 366 (16.74%) Microservices
6 254 (11.61%) Open Source
7 245 (11.20%) Continuous Delivery
8 218 (9.97%) TDD
9 203 (9.28%) Migration
10 184 (8.41%) Deployment Automation
11 157 (7.18%) Scrum
12 155 (7.09%) Software Engineering
13 141 (6.45%) Mentoring
14 135 (6.17%) BDD
15 131 (5.99%) Test Automation
16 128 (5.85%) Load Balancing
17 115 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 108 (4.94%) Pair Programming
19 104 (4.76%) E-Commerce
20 90 (4.12%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 857 (39.19%) Python
2 642 (29.36%) Java
3 437 (19.98%) Bash Shell
4 365 (16.69%) Ruby
5 211 (9.65%) PowerShell
6 176 (8.05%) JavaScript
7 168 (7.68%) Go
8 151 (6.90%) Groovy
9 144 (6.58%) Perl
10 129 (5.90%) SQL
11 118 (5.40%) Java 8
12 105 (4.80%) Shell Script
13 66 (3.02%) PHP
14 53 (2.42%) C++
14 53 (2.42%) Scala
15 50 (2.29%) C
16 48 (2.19%) C#
17 41 (1.87%) TypeScript
18 28 (1.28%) ES6
19 14 (0.64%) R
Qualifications
1 300 (13.72%) Security Cleared
2 225 (10.29%) SC Cleared
3 88 (4.02%) AWS Certification
4 66 (3.02%) Degree
5 48 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (0.46%) Master's Degree
7 8 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.23%) CISSP
9 5 (0.23%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 4 (0.18%) CISM
10 4 (0.18%) MCSE
11 3 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.14%) MCSA
11 3 (0.14%) RHCE
12 2 (0.091%) CCSA
12 2 (0.091%) IRCA
12 2 (0.091%) PhD
12 2 (0.091%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (4.44%) GCP
2 61 (2.79%) QA
3 14 (0.64%) GDPR
4 12 (0.55%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 7 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.32%) PMO
7 4 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.18%) SLA
8 2 (0.091%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.046%) BS25999
9 1 (0.046%) HL7
System Software
1 1,132 (51.76%) Docker
2 86 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (3.43%) Active Directory
4 70 (3.20%) Virtual Machines
5 38 (1.74%) VirtualBox
6 29 (1.33%) etcd
7 27 (1.23%) Hyper-V
8 18 (0.82%) HDFS
9 17 (0.78%) flannel
10 14 (0.64%) Xen
11 13 (0.59%) Postfix
11 13 (0.59%) Squid
12 11 (0.50%) Apache Flume
12 11 (0.50%) Varnish
12 11 (0.50%) vCloud
13 10 (0.46%) oVirt
13 10 (0.46%) RHEV
14 9 (0.41%) KVM
15 8 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 5 (0.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1,181 (54.00%) Ansible
2 901 (41.20%) Puppet
3 795 (36.35%) Kubernetes
4 603 (27.57%) Opscode Chef
5 293 (13.40%) Packer
6 126 (5.76%) Consul
7 101 (4.62%) Nagios
8 98 (4.48%) Salt
9 84 (3.84%) Kibana
10 77 (3.52%) Grafana
11 74 (3.38%) logstash
12 70 (3.20%) ZABBIX
13 65 (2.97%) Docker Swarm
14 63 (2.88%) Mesos
15 54 (2.47%) Prometheus
16 49 (2.24%) Rancher
17 28 (1.28%) Sysdig
18 26 (1.19%) Graylog
19 24 (1.10%) HAProxy
20 21 (0.96%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 171 (7.82%) Red Hat
2 168 (7.68%) Google
3 140 (6.40%) Splunk
4 118 (5.40%) VMware
5 117 (5.35%) New Relic
6 101 (4.62%) Microsoft
7 84 (3.84%) Oracle
8 70 (3.20%) Atlassian
9 52 (2.38%) SaltStack
10 39 (1.78%) AppDynamics
10 39 (1.78%) Cloudera
11 35 (1.60%) SAP
12 33 (1.51%) hybris
13 30 (1.37%) Adobe
13 30 (1.37%) PagerDuty
14 22 (1.01%) Black Duck
15 20 (0.91%) Rackspace
16 15 (0.69%) Hortonworks
16 15 (0.69%) IBM
17 14 (0.64%) Cisco