Period
to 22 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 38 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 5.14% 2.00% -
As % of the Systems Management category 35.19% 24.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 34 9 0
Lancashire median daily rate £550 £433 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.17% - -
North West median daily rate £550 £493 £500
% change year-on-year +11.68% -1.50% +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Lancashire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 108 37 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 14.59% 8.24% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 22 46
Lancashire median daily rate £525 £433 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.39% -5.21% +21.67%
10th Percentile £395 £320 £241
90th Percentile £675 £572 £575
North West median daily rate £464 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +3.06% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Lancashire median hourly rate - £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.18% +43.70%
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.94 £17.50
% change year-on-year +9.79% -8.91% -12.50%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in Lancashire

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terraform in Lancashire

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in Lancashire over the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terraform in Lancashire

Terraform
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 22 February 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
Blackpool +9 17 £450 +4.05% 1
Preston - 4 £525 -
Blackburn - 2 £594 -
Terraform
North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 36 (94.74%) DevOps
2 31 (81.58%) Puppet
3 30 (78.95%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (78.95%) Jenkins
4 26 (68.42%) GitLab
4 26 (68.42%) Kubernetes
5 24 (63.16%) Docker
5 24 (63.16%) Python
6 18 (47.37%) Linux
6 18 (47.37%) MongoDB
7 17 (44.74%) Microservices
7 17 (44.74%) Packer
7 17 (44.74%) Grafana
8 16 (42.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 16 (42.11%) Prometheus
8 16 (42.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 16 (42.11%) Amazon ELB
8 16 (42.11%) Route 53
8 16 (42.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (42.11%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (42.11%) Amazon S3
8 16 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (39.47%) CentOS
9 15 (39.47%) HTTP
9 15 (39.47%) MySQL
9 15 (39.47%) Ansible
10 14 (36.84%) SonarQube
11 13 (34.21%) Rancher
11 13 (34.21%) Hadoop
11 13 (34.21%) Cloudera

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (2.63%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 30 (78.95%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (42.11%) Amazon EC2
2 16 (42.11%) Amazon ELB
2 16 (42.11%) Amazon S3
2 16 (42.11%) Route 53
2 16 (42.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) MongoDB
2 16 (42.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (39.47%) MySQL
4 13 (34.21%) Hadoop
5 7 (18.42%) Big Data
6 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.63%) Blockchain
8 1 (2.63%) Data Lake
8 1 (2.63%) Impala
8 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (78.95%) Jenkins
2 26 (68.42%) GitLab
3 14 (36.84%) SonarQube
4 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.26%) JIRA
6 1 (2.63%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) AWS DevOps
3 9 (23.68%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Hadoop Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (7.89%) Python Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Head of DevOps
7 2 (5.26%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Big Data Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Cloud Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) DevOps Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.63%) Apache NiFi
3 1 (2.63%) J2EE
3 1 (2.63%) Kafka
3 1 (2.63%) Node.js
3 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.63%) REST
3 1 (2.63%) Spring
3 1 (2.63%) Spring Batch
3 1 (2.63%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.63%) Spring Security
3 1 (2.63%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Linux
2 16 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (39.47%) CentOS
4 3 (7.89%) Windows
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (94.74%) DevOps
2 17 (44.74%) Microservices
3 16 (42.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 4 (10.53%) Open Source
5 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (2.63%) Coaching
7 1 (2.63%) Deployment Automation
7 1 (2.63%) High Availability
7 1 (2.63%) Migration
7 1 (2.63%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (2.63%) SFIA
7 1 (2.63%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (2.63%) Task Automation
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Leadership
7 1 (2.63%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) Python
2 4 (10.53%) Java
3 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) AWS Certification
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 24 (63.16%) Docker
2 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 31 (81.58%) Puppet
2 26 (68.42%) Kubernetes
3 17 (44.74%) Grafana
3 17 (44.74%) Packer
4 16 (42.11%) Prometheus
5 15 (39.47%) Ansible
6 13 (34.21%) Rancher
7 3 (7.89%) SCCM
8 1 (2.63%) Graylog
8 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Cloudera
2 11 (28.95%) Black Duck
3 10 (26.32%) Hortonworks
4 2 (5.26%) Citrix
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) OpenText
5 1 (2.63%) WSO2