Period
to 25 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 25 May 2019 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
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 61 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 57 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 6.58% 2.73% -
As % of the Systems Management category 50.89% 16.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 36 9 0
Essex median daily rate £510 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £588
% change year-on-year +11.11% -23.40% +9.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Essex with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 112 115 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 12.93% 16.52% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 66 78
Essex median daily rate £488 £450 £491
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -8.40% +40.36%
10th Percentile £393 £310 £300
90th Percentile £625 £660 £599
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Essex median hourly rate £26.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.00% - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £17.64
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.61% +0.77%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in Essex

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terraform in Essex

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in Essex over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terraform in Essex

Terraform
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform within the Essex region over the 6 months to 25 May 2019. 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
Southend-on-Sea -5 38 £475 +11.76% 2
Brentwood - 1 £525 -
Terraform
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 57 (100.00%) Ansible
2 40 (70.18%) DevOps
3 37 (64.91%) Java
3 37 (64.91%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (57.89%) Scrum
5 31 (54.39%) Amazon AWS
6 29 (50.88%) Linux
7 26 (45.61%) Java 8
8 25 (43.86%) MySQL
9 22 (38.60%) Oracle
9 22 (38.60%) Test Strategy
10 20 (35.09%) Jenkins
10 20 (35.09%) Docker
10 20 (35.09%) Spring
11 19 (33.33%) Red Hat
11 19 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (33.33%) Artifactory
11 19 (33.33%) Microservices
12 18 (31.58%) Test Automation
13 17 (29.82%) QA
13 17 (29.82%) Unix
14 14 (24.56%) SC Cleared
14 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
14 14 (24.56%) Process Improvement
15 12 (21.05%) Kubernetes
15 12 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
16 11 (19.30%) GitLab
16 11 (19.30%) AWS CloudFormation
16 11 (19.30%) Maven
17 9 (15.79%) TDD

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 8 (14.04%) Confluence
1 8 (14.04%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 31 (54.39%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (19.30%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.86%) MySQL
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle OWB
3 5 (8.77%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (35.09%) Jenkins
2 19 (33.33%) Artifactory
3 11 (19.30%) GitLab
3 11 (19.30%) Maven
4 9 (15.79%) Git (software)
5 8 (14.04%) JIRA
5 8 (14.04%) Robot Framework
6 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (59.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) QA Tester
2 9 (15.79%) Senior DevOps
2 9 (15.79%) Tester
3 7 (12.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Senior QA Tester
3 7 (12.28%) Senior Tester
4 4 (7.02%) Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (5.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) QA Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Agile Tester
6 2 (3.51%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Java Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Agile Tester
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Senior QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.09%) Spring
2 8 (14.04%) J2EE
3 6 (10.53%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.75%) .NET
4 1 (1.75%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.75%) CGI
4 1 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.88%) Linux
2 19 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (29.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (70.18%) DevOps
2 37 (64.91%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (57.89%) Scrum
4 22 (38.60%) Test Strategy
5 19 (33.33%) Microservices
6 18 (31.58%) Test Automation
7 14 (24.56%) Process Improvement
8 12 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (15.79%) BDD
9 9 (15.79%) Integration Testing
9 9 (15.79%) Performance Testing
9 9 (15.79%) TDD
10 8 (14.04%) Configuration Management
10 8 (14.04%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (14.04%) Kanban
10 8 (14.04%) Open Source
10 8 (14.04%) Project Planning
10 8 (14.04%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 5 (8.77%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (64.91%) Java
2 26 (45.61%) Java 8
3 9 (15.79%) Ruby
4 8 (14.04%) Shell Script
4 8 (14.04%) SQL
5 5 (8.77%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) C
6 1 (1.75%) C#
6 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) SC Cleared
1 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.04%) ISEB
2 8 (14.04%) ISTQB
2 8 (14.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.51%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (29.82%) QA
System Software
1 20 (35.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 57 (100.00%) Ansible
2 12 (21.05%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) Oracle
2 19 (33.33%) Red Hat