Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 19 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 171 333
Rank change year-on-year +86 +162 +263
Contract jobs citing Terraform 1,367 694 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 3.00% 1.61% 0.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.85% 13.20% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,060 555 217
London median daily rate £570 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.05% +2.38% -4.55%
10th Percentile £475 £428 £406
90th Percentile £701 £650 £605
England median daily rate £550 £525 £514
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.19% -6.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £65.00 - -
England 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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 6,556 5,256 5,298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.40% 12.20% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,838 3,765 3,685
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
England median daily rate £490 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +3.16% +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 40 33
London median hourly rate £22.00 £26.05 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.56% +37.12% -5.00%
10th Percentile £14.80 £12.45 £14.56
90th Percentile £51.97 £50.52 £40.45
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +8.57% -20.45% +7.32%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in London

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terraform in London

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in London over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terraform in London

Terraform
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform within the London region over the 6 months to 19 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
Central London +60 264 £575 +9.52% 76
South London +12 128 £550 - 9
East London +10 52 £563 +19.68% 15
West London +4 45 £550 -8.33% 31
North London +5 1 £550 +37.50% 3
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 1,044 (76.37%) DevOps
2 935 (68.40%) Amazon AWS
3 763 (55.82%) Docker
4 713 (52.16%) Ansible
5 624 (45.65%) Jenkins
6 599 (43.82%) Linux
7 578 (42.28%) Python
8 575 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
9 555 (40.60%) Kubernetes
10 475 (34.75%) Puppet
11 448 (32.77%) Java
12 360 (26.34%) Configuration Management
13 347 (25.38%) Opscode Chef
14 315 (23.04%) Continuous Integration
15 300 (21.95%) Git (software)
16 259 (18.95%) Microservices
17 257 (18.80%) Microsoft Azure
18 236 (17.26%) Finance
19 234 (17.12%) Security Cleared
20 233 (17.04%) Ruby
20 233 (17.04%) Bash Shell
21 204 (14.92%) Serverless
22 201 (14.70%) Amazon EC2
23 197 (14.41%) AWS CloudFormation
24 192 (14.05%) Node.js
25 174 (12.73%) SC Cleared
26 169 (12.36%) Packer
27 168 (12.29%) TDD
28 162 (11.85%) Open Source
29 161 (11.78%) AWS Lambda

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 124 (9.07%) Elasticsearch
2 91 (6.66%) Confluence
3 67 (4.90%) nginx
4 56 (4.10%) Apache Spark
5 47 (3.44%) Apache
6 32 (2.34%) Tomcat
7 30 (2.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 22 (1.61%) OpenStack
9 19 (1.39%) Apache Solr
10 18 (1.32%) Gunicorn
11 16 (1.17%) IIS
12 12 (0.88%) WebSphere
13 11 (0.80%) Apache Pig
13 11 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
13 11 (0.80%) Jetty
13 11 (0.80%) Mongrel
14 6 (0.44%) JBoss
15 5 (0.37%) Jupyter
15 5 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 5 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (0.37%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.29%) HipChat
3 1 (0.073%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.073%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 5 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.073%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.073%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 935 (68.40%) Amazon AWS
2 257 (18.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 204 (14.92%) Serverless
4 201 (14.70%) Amazon EC2
5 197 (14.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 161 (11.78%) AWS Lambda
7 152 (11.12%) Amazon S3
8 141 (10.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 136 (9.95%) Google Cloud Platform
10 116 (8.49%) GitHub
11 105 (7.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 96 (7.02%) Route 53
13 89 (6.51%) Amazon ELB
14 56 (4.10%) PaaS
15 55 (4.02%) CloudFront
16 51 (3.73%) OpenShift
17 36 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
17 36 (2.63%) SaaS
18 33 (2.41%) IaaS
19 32 (2.34%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 78 (5.71%) Firewall
2 75 (5.49%) DNS
3 50 (3.66%) TCP/IP
4 47 (3.44%) VPN
5 45 (3.29%) HTTP
6 35 (2.56%) SSL
7 22 (1.61%) Internet
8 21 (1.54%) Network Security
9 15 (1.10%) Kerberos
9 15 (1.10%) OpenLDAP
9 15 (1.10%) Software-Defined Networking
10 14 (1.02%) OpenVPN
11 12 (0.88%) SSH
12 11 (0.80%) DKIM
12 11 (0.80%) DMARC
13 9 (0.66%) ICMP
14 8 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
15 7 (0.51%) FTP
15 7 (0.51%) SMTP
16 5 (0.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
2 124 (9.07%) Amazon RDS
3 115 (8.41%) Hadoop
4 105 (7.68%) MySQL
5 92 (6.73%) MongoDB
6 81 (5.93%) Big Data
7 65 (4.75%) NoSQL
8 47 (3.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 46 (3.37%) Redis
10 43 (3.15%) HBase
11 41 (3.00%) SQL Server
12 33 (2.41%) Amazon Redshift
13 25 (1.83%) Apache Hive
14 21 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 19 (1.39%) InfluxDB
15 19 (1.39%) Relational Database
16 15 (1.10%) Flink
17 13 (0.95%) Riak
18 11 (0.80%) RDBMS
19 10 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 624 (45.65%) Jenkins
2 300 (21.95%) Git (software)
3 116 (8.49%) JIRA
4 91 (6.66%) Maven
5 85 (6.22%) Vagrant
6 83 (6.07%) Sonatype Nexus
7 78 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 67 (4.90%) Artifactory
9 47 (3.44%) TeamCity
10 46 (3.37%) Travis CI
11 45 (3.29%) GitLab
12 40 (2.93%) Cucumber
13 38 (2.78%) Bitbucket
14 37 (2.71%) Gradle
15 32 (2.34%) GoCD
16 31 (2.27%) CircleCI
17 29 (2.12%) SonarQube
18 27 (1.98%) Ant
19 26 (1.90%) Subversion
20 23 (1.68%) JUnit
General
1 236 (17.26%) Finance
2 65 (4.75%) Banking
3 54 (3.95%) Retail
4 27 (1.98%) Marketing
5 21 (1.54%) Law
6 19 (1.39%) Front Office
7 15 (1.10%) Games
8 13 (0.95%) Financial Institution
8 13 (0.95%) Publishing
9 11 (0.80%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.59%) Electronics
10 8 (0.59%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.29%) Legal
12 3 (0.22%) Advertising
12 3 (0.22%) Back Office
13 2 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 698 (51.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 373 (27.29%) AWS Engineer
3 348 (25.46%) AWS DevOps
4 294 (21.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 232 (16.97%) Developer
6 125 (9.14%) Java Developer
7 107 (7.83%) Cloud Engineer
8 98 (7.17%) Senior DevOps
9 93 (6.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 80 (5.85%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 73 (5.34%) Consultant
11 73 (5.34%) Operations Engineer
12 70 (5.12%) AWS Developer
13 69 (5.05%) Architect
14 66 (4.83%) DevOps Consultant
15 51 (3.73%) Azure Engineer
15 51 (3.73%) Python Engineer
16 49 (3.58%) Platform Engineer
17 43 (3.15%) Backend Developer
17 43 (3.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (14.05%) Node.js
2 159 (11.63%) Web Services
3 135 (9.88%) Elastic Stack
4 124 (9.07%) Kafka
5 88 (6.44%) Spring
6 72 (5.27%) REST
7 68 (4.97%) React
7 68 (4.97%) Spring Boot
8 60 (4.39%) RESTful
9 49 (3.58%) Hibernate
10 48 (3.51%) J2EE
11 39 (2.85%) Sensu
12 36 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
13 35 (2.56%) .NET
13 35 (2.56%) CSS
14 32 (2.34%) LDAP
15 30 (2.19%) AngularJS
16 29 (2.12%) ActiveMQ
16 29 (2.12%) JSON
17 23 (1.68%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 101 (7.39%) Greenfield Project
2 85 (6.22%) Linux Command Line
3 54 (3.95%) Cloud Native
4 52 (3.80%) Public Cloud
5 49 (3.58%) Fintech
6 43 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
7 34 (2.49%) Data Centre
8 28 (2.05%) Computer Science
9 20 (1.46%) Hedge funds
10 19 (1.39%) Mobile App
11 18 (1.32%) User Experience
12 17 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (1.17%) Private Cloud
14 13 (0.95%) Enterprise Cloud
14 13 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
15 12 (0.88%) Algorithms
15 12 (0.88%) Management Information System
15 12 (0.88%) PKI
16 11 (0.80%) Replication
17 10 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 599 (43.82%) Linux
2 147 (10.75%) Windows
3 131 (9.58%) Unix
4 120 (8.78%) CentOS
5 112 (8.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 77 (5.63%) Ubuntu
7 62 (4.54%) Windows Server
8 25 (1.83%) DC/OS
9 21 (1.54%) Debian
10 18 (1.32%) Apple iOS
10 18 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (1.10%) CoreOS
12 10 (0.73%) Fedora
12 10 (0.73%) Solaris
13 9 (0.66%) Mesosphere
14 7 (0.51%) Android
14 7 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.22%) VMS
16 1 (0.073%) Amazon Linux
16 1 (0.073%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,044 (76.37%) DevOps
2 575 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
3 360 (26.34%) Configuration Management
4 315 (23.04%) Continuous Integration
5 259 (18.95%) Microservices
6 168 (12.29%) TDD
7 162 (11.85%) Open Source
8 149 (10.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 126 (9.22%) Migration
10 108 (7.90%) Software Engineering
11 104 (7.61%) Load Balancing
12 99 (7.24%) Mentoring
13 98 (7.17%) Pair Programming
14 92 (6.73%) Deployment Automation
14 92 (6.73%) E-Commerce
15 82 (6.00%) Scrum
16 78 (5.71%) BDD
16 78 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 60 (4.39%) Problem-Solving
18 58 (4.24%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 578 (42.28%) Python
2 448 (32.77%) Java
3 233 (17.04%) Bash Shell
3 233 (17.04%) Ruby
4 152 (11.12%) Go
5 107 (7.83%) Groovy
6 106 (7.75%) PowerShell
7 102 (7.46%) Java 8
8 95 (6.95%) JavaScript
9 86 (6.29%) Perl
10 71 (5.19%) SQL
11 56 (4.10%) Shell Script
12 47 (3.44%) Scala
13 28 (2.05%) ES6
14 26 (1.90%) C#
15 24 (1.76%) C++
16 23 (1.68%) PHP
17 21 (1.54%) C
18 19 (1.39%) TypeScript
19 13 (0.95%) R
Qualifications
1 234 (17.12%) Security Cleared
2 174 (12.73%) SC Cleared
3 59 (4.32%) AWS Certification
4 38 (2.78%) Degree
5 25 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (0.73%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.37%) CISSP
7 5 (0.37%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (0.29%) CISM
8 4 (0.29%) MCSE
9 3 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.22%) RHCE
10 2 (0.15%) CCSA
11 1 (0.073%) CCNA
11 1 (0.073%) CIPD
11 1 (0.073%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.073%) PhD
11 1 (0.073%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (5.34%) GCP
2 39 (2.85%) QA
3 10 (0.73%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.59%) GDPR
4 8 (0.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.073%) HL7
7 1 (0.073%) PMO
7 1 (0.073%) SLA
System Software
1 763 (55.82%) Docker
2 56 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (4.02%) Active Directory
4 42 (3.07%) Virtual Machines
5 35 (2.56%) VirtualBox
6 25 (1.83%) Hyper-V
7 24 (1.76%) etcd
8 17 (1.24%) flannel
8 17 (1.24%) HDFS
9 13 (0.95%) Postfix
9 13 (0.95%) Squid
10 11 (0.80%) vCloud
11 10 (0.73%) Apache Flume
12 8 (0.59%) KVM
12 8 (0.59%) Varnish
12 8 (0.59%) Xen
13 4 (0.29%) NFS
13 4 (0.29%) VMware NSX
14 3 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 3 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 713 (52.16%) Ansible
2 555 (40.60%) Kubernetes
3 475 (34.75%) Puppet
4 347 (25.38%) Opscode Chef
5 169 (12.36%) Packer
6 89 (6.51%) Consul
7 69 (5.05%) Kibana
8 66 (4.83%) ZABBIX
9 65 (4.75%) logstash
10 59 (4.32%) Mesos
11 55 (4.02%) Nagios
12 54 (3.95%) Docker Swarm
13 52 (3.80%) Salt
14 39 (2.85%) Grafana
14 39 (2.85%) Prometheus
15 28 (2.05%) Sysdig
16 21 (1.54%) HAProxy
16 21 (1.54%) Rancher
16 21 (1.54%) Uchiwa
17 20 (1.46%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 114 (8.34%) Google
2 85 (6.22%) Red Hat
3 79 (5.78%) Splunk
3 79 (5.78%) VMware
4 78 (5.71%) New Relic
5 53 (3.88%) Atlassian
6 42 (3.07%) Microsoft
7 33 (2.41%) hybris
7 33 (2.41%) Oracle
8 30 (2.19%) Adobe
9 27 (1.98%) AppDynamics
10 24 (1.76%) Cloudera
10 24 (1.76%) SaltStack
11 23 (1.68%) PagerDuty
12 14 (1.02%) SAP
13 11 (0.80%) Hortonworks
13 11 (0.80%) Rackspace
13 11 (0.80%) Sonatype
14 9 (0.66%) Black Duck
14 9 (0.66%) Cisco