Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 61 125
Rank change year-on-year +7 +64 +120
Contract jobs citing Terraform 1,249 1,778 1,038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.46% 4.07% 2.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.15% 25.20% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 946 1,367 855
London median daily rate £600 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £463 £463 £425
90th Percentile £713 £675 £675
England median daily rate £563 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +2.27% - +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
London median hourly rate £35.00 £99.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.91% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £90.00 -
% change year-on-year -61.11% - -

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 4,284 7,056 6,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.29% 16.14% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,100 5,173 4,492
London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £315 £363 £313
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 83 73
London median hourly rate £20.50 £23.13 £24.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.37% -7.18% +11.16%
10th Percentile £12.44 £13.06 £11.84
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.71 £67.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terraform in London

Terraform
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 23 February 2020. 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 +4 240 £600 +4.35% 139
South London -8 90 £550 -0.90% 15
East London +7 23 £600 +4.35% 18
West London +8 13 £488 -12.56% 28
North London +16 1 £603 -7.31% 6
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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.

1 933 (74.70%) DevOps
2 703 (56.29%) AWS
3 698 (55.88%) Kubernetes
4 627 (50.20%) Docker
5 524 (41.95%) Ansible
6 522 (41.79%) Python
7 479 (38.35%) Agile Software Development
8 465 (37.23%) Jenkins
9 396 (31.71%) Azure
10 358 (28.66%) Linux
11 340 (27.22%) Infrastructure as Code
12 314 (25.14%) Java
13 288 (23.06%) GCP
14 266 (21.30%) Finance
15 233 (18.65%) Security Cleared
16 225 (18.01%) AWS CloudFormation
17 222 (17.77%) Git (software)
18 220 (17.61%) Microservices
19 204 (16.33%) SC Cleared
20 201 (16.09%) Puppet
21 187 (14.97%) Serverless
22 182 (14.57%) Continuous Integration
23 174 (13.93%) Amazon EC2
24 171 (13.69%) Web Services
25 166 (13.29%) JavaScript
26 164 (13.13%) Google
27 161 (12.89%) Software Engineering
28 156 (12.49%) AWS Lambda
29 151 (12.09%) JIRA
30 149 (11.93%) Configuration Management

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
1 102 (8.17%) Confluence
2 73 (5.84%) Elasticsearch
3 49 (3.92%) Apache Spark
4 44 (3.52%) nginx
5 34 (2.72%) OpenStack
6 29 (2.32%) Apache Airflow
7 28 (2.24%) Apache
8 14 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
9 11 (0.88%) IIS
9 11 (0.88%) Tomcat
10 9 (0.72%) Jupyter
11 8 (0.64%) SAS
12 5 (0.40%) JBoss
13 2 (0.16%) Red Hat Fuse
13 2 (0.16%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.16%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.080%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.080%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.080%) SugarCRM
14 1 (0.080%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.080%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.080%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 3 (0.24%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.080%) Maximo
4 1 (0.080%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.080%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 703 (56.29%) AWS
2 396 (31.71%) Azure
3 288 (23.06%) GCP
4 225 (18.01%) AWS CloudFormation
5 187 (14.97%) Serverless
6 174 (13.93%) Amazon EC2
7 156 (12.49%) AWS Lambda
8 144 (11.53%) Amazon S3
9 137 (10.97%) Amazon ECS
10 129 (10.33%) OpenShift
11 109 (8.73%) Amazon SQS
12 104 (8.33%) GitHub
13 64 (5.12%) PaaS
14 55 (4.40%) Amazon EKS
15 47 (3.76%) Route 53
16 45 (3.60%) IaaS
17 34 (2.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 32 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 27 (2.16%) Amazon ELB
19 27 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 55 (4.40%) Firewall
2 40 (3.20%) DNS
3 33 (2.64%) HTTP
4 32 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 32 (2.56%) VPN
5 26 (2.08%) SSL
6 9 (0.72%) FTP
6 9 (0.72%) Reverse Proxy
7 7 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (0.56%) Internet
7 7 (0.56%) Kerberos
8 6 (0.48%) Network Security
9 4 (0.32%) DHCP
10 3 (0.24%) DSL
10 3 (0.24%) LAN
10 3 (0.24%) SAN
10 3 (0.24%) SMTP
10 3 (0.24%) VLAN
10 3 (0.24%) WAN
11 2 (0.16%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (8.81%) Amazon RDS
2 99 (7.93%) Amazon Redshift
3 69 (5.52%) Big Data
4 68 (5.44%) NoSQL
5 63 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
6 49 (3.92%) Hadoop
7 46 (3.68%) BigQuery
8 42 (3.36%) MySQL
9 35 (2.80%) Relational Database
10 31 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (2.48%) MongoDB
11 29 (2.32%) SQL Server
12 23 (1.84%) Redis
13 17 (1.36%) Amazon Athena
14 14 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 13 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
15 13 (1.04%) Neo4j
15 13 (1.04%) RDBMS
16 12 (0.96%) Bigtable
17 11 (0.88%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 465 (37.23%) Jenkins
2 222 (17.77%) Git (software)
3 151 (12.09%) JIRA
4 104 (8.33%) Artifactory
5 70 (5.60%) GitLab
6 67 (5.36%) CircleCI
7 49 (3.92%) RStudio
7 49 (3.92%) Visual Studio Team System
8 41 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
9 40 (3.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 36 (2.88%) Bitbucket
10 36 (2.88%) SonarQube
11 35 (2.80%) Maven
12 31 (2.48%) Selenium
13 22 (1.76%) Travis CI
14 21 (1.68%) Gradle
15 20 (1.60%) Cucumber
15 20 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
15 20 (1.60%) TeamCity
15 20 (1.60%) Vagrant
General
1 266 (21.30%) Finance
2 94 (7.53%) Banking
3 89 (7.13%) Front Office
4 60 (4.80%) Public Sector
5 30 (2.40%) Investment Banking
6 28 (2.24%) Retail
7 14 (1.12%) Marketing
8 10 (0.80%) Games
8 10 (0.80%) Publishing
9 8 (0.64%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.64%) Law
9 8 (0.64%) Legal
10 5 (0.40%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.40%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.32%) Advertising
11 4 (0.32%) Electronics
12 3 (0.24%) Automotive
12 3 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.24%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.080%) German Language
Job Titles
1 613 (49.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 238 (19.06%) AWS Engineer
3 209 (16.73%) Developer
4 195 (15.61%) AWS DevOps
5 169 (13.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 106 (8.49%) Cloud Engineer
7 104 (8.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 93 (7.45%) Python Engineer
9 86 (6.89%) Azure Engineer
10 84 (6.73%) Senior DevOps
11 79 (6.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 78 (6.24%) Java Developer
13 74 (5.92%) Architect
14 61 (4.88%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 61 (4.88%) Data Engineer
15 60 (4.80%) AWS Developer
16 53 (4.24%) Senior Developer
17 49 (3.92%) Platform Engineer
18 42 (3.36%) Azure DevOps
18 42 (3.36%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (13.69%) Web Services
2 140 (11.21%) Node.js
3 99 (7.93%) Kafka
4 83 (6.65%) Elastic Stack
5 63 (5.04%) J2EE
6 53 (4.24%) J2SE
6 53 (4.24%) React
7 48 (3.84%) Redux
8 45 (3.60%) Spring
9 41 (3.28%) AngularJS
10 40 (3.20%) JSON
11 37 (2.96%) .NET
12 32 (2.56%) RESTful
13 30 (2.40%) CSS
13 30 (2.40%) Spring Boot
14 28 (2.24%) REST
15 22 (1.76%) Flask
16 21 (1.68%) XML
17 20 (1.60%) PySpark
17 20 (1.60%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 93 (7.45%) Greenfield Project
2 80 (6.41%) Fixed Income
3 62 (4.96%) Derivative
4 59 (4.72%) Equities
5 48 (3.84%) Analytical Skills
5 48 (3.84%) Cloud Native
6 46 (3.68%) Public Cloud
7 41 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
8 33 (2.64%) Data Centre
9 21 (1.68%) Blog
10 19 (1.52%) User Experience
11 18 (1.44%) Algorithms
11 18 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 17 (1.36%) Data Structures
12 17 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
13 16 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
14 15 (1.20%) Hedge funds
15 13 (1.04%) Mobile App
15 13 (1.04%) PKI
16 11 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 358 (28.66%) Linux
2 111 (8.89%) Windows
3 56 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 47 (3.76%) Unix
5 41 (3.28%) Ubuntu
6 28 (2.24%) CentOS
6 28 (2.24%) Windows Server
7 13 (1.04%) CoreOS
8 12 (0.96%) Android
8 12 (0.96%) Apple iOS
9 10 (0.80%) Debian
10 8 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.56%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.32%) DC/OS
12 4 (0.32%) Solaris
13 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.080%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.080%) VMS
14 1 (0.080%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 933 (74.70%) DevOps
2 479 (38.35%) Agile Software Development
3 340 (27.22%) Infrastructure as Code
4 220 (17.61%) Microservices
5 182 (14.57%) Continuous Integration
6 161 (12.89%) Software Engineering
7 149 (11.93%) Configuration Management
8 125 (10.01%) Migration
9 102 (8.17%) Open Source
10 95 (7.61%) Asset Management
11 94 (7.53%) Continuous Delivery
12 81 (6.49%) Test Automation
13 77 (6.16%) Analytics
13 77 (6.16%) Deployment Automation
14 75 (6.00%) Decision-Making
15 71 (5.68%) TDD
16 70 (5.60%) Fintech
17 58 (4.64%) Machine Learning
18 55 (4.40%) DevSecOps
19 53 (4.24%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 522 (41.79%) Python
2 314 (25.14%) Java
3 166 (13.29%) JavaScript
4 134 (10.73%) Go
5 124 (9.93%) PowerShell
6 115 (9.21%) Bash Shell
7 110 (8.81%) SQL
8 108 (8.65%) Ruby
9 72 (5.76%) Groovy
10 71 (5.68%) R
11 57 (4.56%) C#
12 56 (4.48%) Scala
13 54 (4.32%) TypeScript
14 34 (2.72%) Java 8
15 33 (2.64%) Shell Script
16 25 (2.00%) Perl
17 20 (1.60%) Kotlin
18 14 (1.12%) ES6
19 10 (0.80%) PHP
20 9 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 233 (18.65%) Security Cleared
2 204 (16.33%) SC Cleared
3 37 (2.96%) AWS Certification
4 28 (2.24%) Degree
5 22 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (1.36%) MCSA
7 14 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (0.56%) CCNA
8 7 (0.56%) CCNP
8 7 (0.56%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (0.40%) MCSE
10 4 (0.32%) CISSP
10 4 (0.32%) SANS
11 3 (0.24%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.24%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.16%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.080%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (0.96%) QA
2 7 (0.56%) NIST
3 6 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.40%) NCSC
5 3 (0.24%) NIST 800
6 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.080%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.080%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.080%) GDPR
7 1 (0.080%) PSD2
System Software
1 627 (50.20%) Docker
2 20 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
2 20 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.44%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.88%) VirtualBox
5 10 (0.80%) vSphere
6 7 (0.56%) VMware NSX
7 6 (0.48%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.24%) HDFS
8 3 (0.24%) NFS
8 3 (0.24%) OpenAM
8 3 (0.24%) OpenDJ
8 3 (0.24%) OpenIDM
8 3 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.080%) SRDF
10 1 (0.080%) Varnish
10 1 (0.080%) Xen
Systems Management
1 698 (55.88%) Kubernetes
2 524 (41.95%) Ansible
3 201 (16.09%) Puppet
4 131 (10.49%) Opscode Chef
5 102 (8.17%) Packer
6 75 (6.00%) Consul
7 55 (4.40%) Prometheus
8 32 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
9 31 (2.48%) logstash
10 27 (2.16%) Istio
11 26 (2.08%) Grafana
12 23 (1.84%) Kibana
13 15 (1.20%) Salt
14 14 (1.12%) Mesos
15 9 (0.72%) Rancher
16 8 (0.64%) vRealize Orchestrator
17 6 (0.48%) Nagios
17 6 (0.48%) Sysdig
17 6 (0.48%) ZABBIX
18 5 (0.40%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 164 (13.13%) Google
2 53 (4.24%) Microsoft
3 49 (3.92%) Red Hat
4 47 (3.76%) Splunk
5 24 (1.92%) New Relic
5 24 (1.92%) VMware
6 19 (1.52%) Hortonworks
7 18 (1.44%) Cloudera
8 17 (1.36%) Atlassian
9 16 (1.28%) Confluent
10 15 (1.20%) F5
10 15 (1.20%) SaltStack
11 12 (0.96%) Databricks
11 12 (0.96%) Oracle
11 12 (0.96%) TOWER Software
12 10 (0.80%) IBM
12 10 (0.80%) Lets Encrypt
12 10 (0.80%) Veracode
13 8 (0.64%) Datactics
13 8 (0.64%) Palantir