Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 43 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 38 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 5.65% 1.76% -
As % of the Systems Management category 35.51% 18.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 0
Lancashire median daily rate £500 £500 -
North West median daily rate £513 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +7.89% +11.76% -
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 107 43 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 15.90% 9.47% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 29 44
Lancashire median daily rate £472 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.60% +33.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £413 £310 £150
90th Percentile £573 £580 £519
North West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Lancashire median hourly rate £28.83 £43.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.97% +50.88% -18.57%
10th Percentile £19.71 £38.50 £13.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £44.00 £43.00
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.62
% change year-on-year -7.89% -3.14% +63.46%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 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
Blackpool +1 23 £463 -5.13% 2
Preston +8 9 £525 -4.55%
Blackburn - 1 £500 -
Terraform
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 35 (92.11%) Puppet
2 33 (86.84%) DevOps
3 29 (76.32%) Linux
4 28 (73.68%) Jenkins
5 25 (65.79%) GitLab
5 25 (65.79%) Python
5 25 (65.79%) Amazon AWS
6 24 (63.16%) Ansible
7 23 (60.53%) Kubernetes
8 21 (55.26%) CentOS
9 19 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (47.37%) MongoDB
10 18 (47.37%) MySQL
10 18 (47.37%) SonarQube
10 18 (47.37%) Packer
10 18 (47.37%) Grafana
11 17 (44.74%) Black Duck
11 17 (44.74%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 17 (44.74%) Prometheus
11 17 (44.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 17 (44.74%) Microservices
11 17 (44.74%) Docker
11 17 (44.74%) Amazon ELB
11 17 (44.74%) Route 53
11 17 (44.74%) HTTP
11 17 (44.74%) Amazon EC2
11 17 (44.74%) Amazon S3
12 15 (39.47%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (36.84%) Rancher
14 11 (28.95%) Git (software)

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%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (2.63%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 25 (65.79%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (44.74%) Amazon EC2
2 17 (44.74%) Amazon ELB
2 17 (44.74%) Amazon S3
2 17 (44.74%) Route 53
2 17 (44.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (10.53%) GitHub
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.53%) OpenShift
4 3 (7.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (5.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) SSL
2 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) MongoDB
1 18 (47.37%) MySQL
2 15 (39.47%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (7.89%) Big Data
4 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.63%) Blockchain
5 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.63%) HBase
5 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.63%) Power BI
5 1 (2.63%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 28 (73.68%) Jenkins
2 25 (65.79%) GitLab
3 18 (47.37%) SonarQube
4 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
5 4 (10.53%) Bitbucket
5 4 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.26%) IBM UrbanCode
6 2 (5.26%) JIRA
7 1 (2.63%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.63%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) AWS DevOps
3 7 (18.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) AWS Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Developer
6 1 (2.63%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (2.63%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.63%) QA Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (7.89%) J2EE
2 3 (7.89%) YAML
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) Kafka
3 2 (5.26%) Node.js
4 1 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.63%) REST
4 1 (2.63%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (2.63%) Spring
4 1 (2.63%) Spring Batch
4 1 (2.63%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.63%) Spring Security
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) Linux
2 21 (55.26%) CentOS
3 19 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) DevOps
2 17 (44.74%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 17 (44.74%) Microservices
3 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.16%) Open Source
5 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.26%) Business Development
7 2 (5.26%) Coaching
7 2 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (5.26%) Server Hardening
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.63%) BDD
8 1 (2.63%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (2.63%) Deployment Automation
8 1 (2.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (2.63%) SFIA
8 1 (2.63%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) Python
2 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
3 5 (13.16%) Java
4 4 (10.53%) Groovy
4 4 (10.53%) Ruby
4 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Java 8
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 17 (44.74%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 35 (92.11%) Puppet
2 24 (63.16%) Ansible
3 23 (60.53%) Kubernetes
4 18 (47.37%) Grafana
4 18 (47.37%) Packer
5 17 (44.74%) Prometheus
6 14 (36.84%) Rancher
7 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (5.26%) Nagios
8 2 (5.26%) ZABBIX
9 1 (2.63%) Graylog
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Black Duck
2 8 (21.05%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.63%) OpenText
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Tableau
4 1 (2.63%) WSO2