Period
to 21 November 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 21 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 142 238
Rank change year-on-year +73 +96 +367
Contract jobs citing Terraform 1,782 905 487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 3.84% 1.92% 1.08%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.65% 15.34% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,410 742 312
London median daily rate £575 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £463 £431 £413
90th Percentile £688 £650 £612
England median daily rate £550 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £99.75 - -
England median hourly rate £90.00 - -

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 7,229 5,899 5,544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.57% 12.53% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,385 4,336 3,731
London median daily rate £535 £503 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.47% +5.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 59 59
London median hourly rate £19.00 £25.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.49% +27.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £11.96 £14.36
90th Percentile £45.39 £165.00 £36.57
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% -24.44% +12.50%

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 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terraform in London

Terraform
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor hourly 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 21 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
Central London +80 362 £575 +9.52% 98
South London +36 236 £550 +1.85% 23
East London +13 63 £575 +15.00% 16
West London +28 51 £570 +3.64% 30
North London 0 2 £600 +26.32% 2
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 1,402 (78.68%) DevOps
2 1,150 (64.53%) Amazon AWS
3 941 (52.81%) Ansible
4 923 (51.80%) Docker
5 787 (44.16%) Kubernetes
6 740 (41.53%) Linux
7 737 (41.36%) Python
8 713 (40.01%) Agile Software Development
9 706 (39.62%) Jenkins
10 602 (33.78%) Java
11 510 (28.62%) Puppet
12 441 (24.75%) Opscode Chef
13 408 (22.90%) Microsoft Azure
14 390 (21.89%) Finance
15 365 (20.48%) Microservices
16 359 (20.15%) Configuration Management
17 307 (17.23%) Git (software)
18 284 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
19 239 (13.41%) Ruby
20 232 (13.02%) Bash Shell
21 230 (12.91%) Web Services
22 229 (12.85%) AWS CloudFormation
23 226 (12.68%) Security Cleared
24 201 (11.28%) Windows
25 193 (10.83%) TDD
26 191 (10.72%) Hadoop
27 183 (10.27%) Greenfield Project
28 182 (10.21%) Packer
29 181 (10.16%) Go
30 178 (9.99%) Google Cloud Platform

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
1 151 (8.47%) Elasticsearch
2 87 (4.88%) Confluence
3 50 (2.81%) Apache Spark
4 49 (2.75%) Apache
5 33 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 32 (1.80%) nginx
7 31 (1.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 19 (1.07%) OpenStack
9 17 (0.95%) Apache Solr
9 17 (0.95%) IIS
10 15 (0.84%) Gunicorn
10 15 (0.84%) WebSphere
11 13 (0.73%) Jetty
11 13 (0.73%) Mongrel
12 8 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
12 8 (0.45%) MS Exchange
13 7 (0.39%) JBoss
14 6 (0.34%) Apache Airflow
14 6 (0.34%) Jupyter
15 5 (0.28%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (0.28%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.22%) HipChat
3 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.056%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.056%) Shockwave
4 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.45%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.056%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 1,150 (64.53%) Amazon AWS
2 408 (22.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 229 (12.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 178 (9.99%) Google Cloud Platform
5 172 (9.65%) Serverless
6 150 (8.42%) Amazon EC2
7 137 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
8 131 (7.35%) Amazon S3
9 105 (5.89%) GitHub
9 105 (5.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 81 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 62 (3.48%) OpenShift
11 62 (3.48%) PaaS
12 61 (3.42%) Amazon ELB
13 59 (3.31%) SaaS
14 45 (2.53%) IaaS
15 38 (2.13%) Datadog
16 35 (1.96%) Route 53
17 33 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
18 31 (1.74%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 65 (3.65%) Firewall
2 49 (2.75%) DNS
3 47 (2.64%) HTTP
4 41 (2.30%) TCP/IP
5 40 (2.24%) VPN
6 21 (1.18%) SSL
7 20 (1.12%) Kerberos
8 14 (0.79%) SSH
9 13 (0.73%) OpenLDAP
9 13 (0.73%) OpenVPN
10 12 (0.67%) ICMP
10 12 (0.67%) Network Security
11 11 (0.62%) Internet
12 9 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (0.34%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.34%) SMTP
14 5 (0.28%) LAN
14 5 (0.28%) SAN
14 5 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (10.72%) Hadoop
2 149 (8.36%) PostgreSQL
3 120 (6.73%) MongoDB
4 108 (6.06%) Big Data
5 97 (5.44%) MySQL
6 85 (4.77%) Amazon RDS
7 83 (4.66%) NoSQL
8 69 (3.87%) Apache Cassandra
9 52 (2.92%) Redis
10 42 (2.36%) HBase
10 42 (2.36%) SQL Server
11 32 (1.80%) Amazon Redshift
12 25 (1.40%) Relational Database
13 23 (1.29%) Riak
14 22 (1.23%) InfluxDB
15 21 (1.18%) Apache Hive
16 18 (1.01%) Blockchain
17 15 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 14 (0.79%) RDBMS
19 12 (0.67%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 706 (39.62%) Jenkins
2 307 (17.23%) Git (software)
3 149 (8.36%) Maven
4 126 (7.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 122 (6.85%) JIRA
6 80 (4.49%) Artifactory
7 72 (4.04%) Sonatype Nexus
8 68 (3.82%) GitLab
9 66 (3.70%) Vagrant
10 61 (3.42%) TeamCity
11 58 (3.25%) Bitbucket
12 49 (2.75%) Cucumber
13 44 (2.47%) CircleCI
14 41 (2.30%) Selenium
15 40 (2.24%) GoCD
15 40 (2.24%) Hudson
16 38 (2.13%) Travis CI
17 32 (1.80%) Ant
18 31 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
19 28 (1.57%) SonarQube
General
1 390 (21.89%) Finance
2 117 (6.57%) Banking
3 73 (4.10%) Retail
4 53 (2.97%) Front Office
5 34 (1.91%) Marketing
6 26 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 20 (1.12%) Law
8 19 (1.07%) Publishing
9 17 (0.95%) Advertising
10 15 (0.84%) Electronics
10 15 (0.84%) Telecoms
11 14 (0.79%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.67%) Legal
13 11 (0.62%) Games
14 7 (0.39%) Back Office
15 3 (0.17%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.11%) Automotive
16 2 (0.11%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.056%) Billing
Job Titles
1 951 (53.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 474 (26.60%) AWS Engineer
3 415 (23.29%) AWS DevOps
4 376 (21.10%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 264 (14.81%) Developer
6 153 (8.59%) Java Developer
7 122 (6.85%) Cloud Engineer
8 116 (6.51%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 112 (6.29%) Senior DevOps
10 104 (5.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 101 (5.67%) Azure Engineer
12 96 (5.39%) Consultant
13 92 (5.16%) Azure DevOps
13 92 (5.16%) Python Engineer
14 89 (4.99%) Architect
15 85 (4.77%) DevOps Consultant
16 79 (4.43%) Azure DevOps Engineer
17 73 (4.10%) Software Engineer
18 65 (3.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
19 62 (3.48%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (12.91%) Web Services
2 170 (9.54%) Node.js
3 140 (7.86%) Kafka
4 133 (7.46%) Elastic Stack
5 128 (7.18%) React
6 103 (5.78%) Spring
7 90 (5.05%) REST
8 85 (4.77%) Spring Boot
9 84 (4.71%) RESTful
10 82 (4.60%) AngularJS
11 63 (3.54%) CSS
12 58 (3.25%) J2EE
13 48 (2.69%) Hibernate
14 45 (2.53%) .NET
15 40 (2.24%) X-Windows
16 39 (2.19%) NumPy
17 37 (2.08%) SciPy
18 35 (1.96%) HTML
19 34 (1.91%) Sensu
20 32 (1.80%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 183 (10.27%) Greenfield Project
2 95 (5.33%) Public Cloud
3 66 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
4 59 (3.31%) Cloud Native
5 49 (2.75%) Fintech
6 39 (2.19%) Data Centre
7 32 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (1.68%) Mobile App
9 29 (1.63%) Computer Science
10 22 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
11 21 (1.18%) Hedge funds
11 21 (1.18%) User Experience
12 20 (1.12%) Algorithms
13 14 (0.79%) Fixed Income
13 14 (0.79%) Management Information System
13 14 (0.79%) Video\Live Streaming
14 13 (0.73%) Enterprise Cloud
15 12 (0.67%) PKI
16 11 (0.62%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 740 (41.53%) Linux
2 201 (11.28%) Windows
3 126 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 110 (6.17%) CentOS
4 110 (6.17%) Unix
5 77 (4.32%) Windows Server
6 49 (2.75%) Ubuntu
7 26 (1.46%) Apple iOS
8 25 (1.40%) Android
9 24 (1.35%) Debian
10 13 (0.73%) Fedora
11 12 (0.67%) Mesosphere
12 11 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (0.56%) DC/OS
14 6 (0.34%) Solaris
15 5 (0.28%) Amazon Linux
16 4 (0.22%) CoreOS
17 3 (0.17%) FreeBSD
17 3 (0.17%) VMS
18 1 (0.056%) RancherOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,402 (78.68%) DevOps
2 713 (40.01%) Agile Software Development
3 365 (20.48%) Microservices
4 359 (20.15%) Configuration Management
5 284 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
6 193 (10.83%) TDD
7 169 (9.48%) Continuous Delivery
8 167 (9.37%) Open Source
9 154 (8.64%) Migration
10 153 (8.59%) Software Engineering
11 105 (5.89%) Test Automation
12 104 (5.84%) Deployment Automation
13 101 (5.67%) BDD
14 88 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 85 (4.77%) E-Commerce
16 84 (4.71%) Pair Programming
17 83 (4.66%) Scrum
18 76 (4.26%) Continuous Deployment
18 76 (4.26%) Mentoring
18 76 (4.26%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 737 (41.36%) Python
2 602 (33.78%) Java
3 239 (13.41%) Ruby
4 232 (13.02%) Bash Shell
5 181 (10.16%) Go
6 158 (8.87%) JavaScript
7 136 (7.63%) PowerShell
8 129 (7.24%) Groovy
9 115 (6.45%) Java 8
10 92 (5.16%) SQL
11 87 (4.88%) Perl
12 62 (3.48%) Scala
13 52 (2.92%) C++
13 52 (2.92%) Shell Script
14 43 (2.41%) C#
15 41 (2.30%) ES6
15 41 (2.30%) PHP
16 31 (1.74%) C
17 24 (1.35%) TypeScript
18 18 (1.01%) R
Qualifications
1 226 (12.68%) Security Cleared
2 143 (8.02%) SC Cleared
3 82 (4.60%) AWS Certification
4 42 (2.36%) Degree
5 26 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (0.56%) RHCE
7 8 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (0.34%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.22%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.22%) MCSE
11 3 (0.17%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.17%) CISM
11 3 (0.17%) CISSP
12 2 (0.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 2 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.056%) CCNA
13 1 (0.056%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (2.75%) QA
2 16 (0.90%) GDPR
3 7 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.11%) HL7
5 2 (0.11%) PMO
6 1 (0.056%) FedRAMP
6 1 (0.056%) FISMA
6 1 (0.056%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.056%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.056%) SLA
System Software
1 923 (51.80%) Docker
2 73 (4.10%) Active Directory
3 51 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
5 25 (1.40%) VirtualBox
6 23 (1.29%) Hyper-V
7 15 (0.84%) HDFS
8 10 (0.56%) vCloud
8 10 (0.56%) Xen
9 9 (0.51%) etcd
9 9 (0.51%) KVM
9 9 (0.51%) NFS
9 9 (0.51%) Postfix
9 9 (0.51%) Squid
10 7 (0.39%) flannel
11 3 (0.17%) pfSense
11 3 (0.17%) Samba
11 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 941 (52.81%) Ansible
2 787 (44.16%) Kubernetes
3 510 (28.62%) Puppet
4 441 (24.75%) Opscode Chef
5 182 (10.21%) Packer
6 87 (4.88%) Kibana
7 74 (4.15%) Consul
7 74 (4.15%) Mesos
8 67 (3.76%) logstash
9 66 (3.70%) Salt
10 63 (3.54%) Nagios
11 59 (3.31%) ZABBIX
12 48 (2.69%) Docker Swarm
13 47 (2.64%) Prometheus
14 44 (2.47%) Grafana
15 22 (1.23%) Rancher
16 20 (1.12%) Sysdig
17 19 (1.07%) Pingdom
17 19 (1.07%) Uchiwa
18 13 (0.73%) Marathon
Vendors
1 144 (8.08%) Google
2 94 (5.27%) Red Hat
3 93 (5.22%) Splunk
4 76 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 75 (4.21%) New Relic
6 74 (4.15%) VMware
7 51 (2.86%) Atlassian
8 45 (2.53%) Oracle
9 37 (2.08%) hybris
10 32 (1.80%) Adobe
11 31 (1.74%) AppDynamics
12 27 (1.52%) SaltStack
13 25 (1.40%) PagerDuty
13 25 (1.40%) SAP
14 17 (0.95%) Cloudera
15 14 (0.79%) Citrix
16 11 (0.62%) Hortonworks
16 11 (0.62%) ServiceNow
16 11 (0.62%) Sonatype
16 11 (0.62%) Tableau