Period
to 30 May 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 30 May 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
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 63 101
Rank change year-on-year +11 +38 +114
Contract jobs citing Terraform 923 1,641 1,216
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 4.80% 4.09% 2.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.93% 25.30% 19.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 1,168 977
Median daily rate £575 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.55% -
10th Percentile £450 £475 £463
90th Percentile £704 £700 £684
England median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £70.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +7.69% -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £70.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +7.69% -

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 3,084 6,485 6,220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.04% 16.16% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,164 4,612 4,588
Median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £350 £363 £313
90th Percentile £688 £688 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £498
% change year-on-year - +0.50% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 89 80
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £12.42 £15.50 £13.25
90th Percentile £45.21 £51.12 £64.13
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.57 £19.00
% change year-on-year +12.42% +3.00% -14.29%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in London

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Terraform in London.

Daily rate trend for Terraform in London

Terraform
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Terraform in London over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Terraform in London

Terraform
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Terraform in London.

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 30 May 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 +31 178 £575 - 38
South London -6 51 £550 - 7
West London +29 12 £550 +4.76% 5
East London +3 12 £570 -5.00% 2
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 663 (71.83%) DevOps
2 553 (59.91%) AWS
3 530 (57.42%) Kubernetes
4 468 (50.70%) Docker
5 401 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
6 400 (43.34%) Ansible
7 398 (43.12%) Python
8 373 (40.41%) Jenkins
9 289 (31.31%) Java
10 277 (30.01%) Azure
11 267 (28.93%) Infrastructure as Code
12 254 (27.52%) Finance
13 219 (23.73%) Linux
14 212 (22.97%) GCP
15 173 (18.74%) AWS CloudFormation
16 163 (17.66%) Serverless
17 155 (16.79%) Microservices
18 154 (16.68%) Amazon EC2
18 154 (16.68%) Security Cleared
19 151 (16.36%) Software Engineering
20 147 (15.93%) Web Services
21 146 (15.82%) Git (software)
22 137 (14.84%) Amazon S3
23 134 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
24 133 (14.41%) JavaScript
25 128 (13.87%) SC Cleared
26 127 (13.76%) AWS Lambda
27 121 (13.11%) Amazon ECS
28 120 (13.00%) OpenShift
28 120 (13.00%) JIRA

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 77 (8.34%) Confluence
2 55 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
3 31 (3.36%) Apache Spark
4 24 (2.60%) nginx
5 14 (1.52%) Apache
6 8 (0.87%) IIS
7 7 (0.76%) Apache Airflow
8 6 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (0.65%) OpenStack
8 6 (0.65%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.33%) JBoss
9 3 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.33%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.22%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.11%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.11%) Luigi
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.11%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.11%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 5 (0.54%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.11%) Actimize
2 1 (0.11%) Maximo
2 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 553 (59.91%) AWS
2 277 (30.01%) Azure
3 212 (22.97%) GCP
4 173 (18.74%) AWS CloudFormation
5 163 (17.66%) Serverless
6 154 (16.68%) Amazon EC2
7 137 (14.84%) Amazon S3
8 127 (13.76%) AWS Lambda
9 121 (13.11%) Amazon ECS
10 120 (13.00%) OpenShift
11 94 (10.18%) Amazon SQS
12 73 (7.91%) GitHub
13 54 (5.85%) Amazon EKS
14 42 (4.55%) PaaS
14 42 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 37 (4.01%) IaaS
16 33 (3.58%) Route 53
17 25 (2.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 22 (2.38%) Stackdriver
19 19 (2.06%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.77%) Firewall
2 34 (3.68%) DNS
3 28 (3.03%) HTTP
4 17 (1.84%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.41%) VPN
6 12 (1.30%) SSL
7 9 (0.98%) Kerberos
8 7 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (0.65%) Internet
9 6 (0.65%) Reverse Proxy
10 5 (0.54%) Skype
11 3 (0.33%) Network Security
11 3 (0.33%) OpenVPN
12 2 (0.22%) FTP
12 2 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (0.11%) BIG-IP
13 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.11%) LAN
13 1 (0.11%) WAN
13 1 (0.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (9.53%) Amazon RDS
2 82 (8.88%) Amazon Redshift
3 71 (7.69%) Big Data
4 55 (5.96%) NoSQL
5 46 (4.98%) Hadoop
6 37 (4.01%) PostgreSQL
7 31 (3.36%) MySQL
8 26 (2.82%) Relational Database
9 22 (2.38%) BigQuery
10 20 (2.17%) Redis
11 19 (2.06%) MongoDB
12 18 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (1.95%) SQL Server
13 14 (1.52%) RDBMS
14 13 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 12 (1.30%) Data Lake
16 10 (1.08%) Bigtable
17 9 (0.98%) Amazon Athena
17 9 (0.98%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 373 (40.41%) Jenkins
2 146 (15.82%) Git (software)
3 120 (13.00%) JIRA
4 103 (11.16%) Artifactory
5 80 (8.67%) GitLab
6 57 (6.18%) RStudio
7 46 (4.98%) CircleCI
8 35 (3.79%) Sonatype Nexus
9 31 (3.36%) Visual Studio Team System
10 28 (3.03%) SonarQube
11 27 (2.93%) Selenium
12 26 (2.82%) Maven
13 25 (2.71%) Bitbucket
14 23 (2.49%) Cucumber
15 16 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (1.52%) webpack
17 13 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
18 11 (1.19%) Snyk
18 11 (1.19%) Visual Studio
19 10 (1.08%) Subversion
General
1 254 (27.52%) Finance
2 95 (10.29%) Front Office
3 73 (7.91%) Banking
4 48 (5.20%) Public Sector
5 27 (2.93%) Investment Banking
6 26 (2.82%) Retail
7 15 (1.63%) Marketing
8 10 (1.08%) Financial Institution
9 9 (0.98%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.87%) Games
10 8 (0.87%) Publishing
11 7 (0.76%) Electronics
11 7 (0.76%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.65%) Advertising
12 6 (0.65%) Law
13 4 (0.43%) Police
14 3 (0.33%) Legal
15 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.11%) Automotive
16 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 417 (45.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 186 (20.15%) AWS Engineer
3 169 (18.31%) Developer
4 148 (16.03%) AWS DevOps
5 129 (13.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 100 (10.83%) Cloud Engineer
7 79 (8.56%) Senior DevOps
8 76 (8.23%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 73 (7.91%) Java Developer
10 72 (7.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 71 (7.69%) Python Engineer
12 62 (6.72%) Azure Engineer
13 58 (6.28%) AWS Developer
14 55 (5.96%) Architect
15 54 (5.85%) Platform Engineer
16 48 (5.20%) Data Engineer
17 41 (4.44%) Lead Developer
18 40 (4.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
18 40 (4.33%) Java Software Developer
19 38 (4.12%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (15.93%) Web Services
2 117 (12.68%) Node.js
3 86 (9.32%) Kafka
4 71 (7.69%) J2EE
5 64 (6.93%) J2SE
6 60 (6.50%) React
7 52 (5.63%) Redux
8 46 (4.98%) Elastic Stack
9 38 (4.12%) AngularJS
10 34 (3.68%) CSS
11 33 (3.58%) REST
12 30 (3.25%) RESTful
12 30 (3.25%) Spring
13 27 (2.93%) .NET
14 24 (2.60%) JSON
15 23 (2.49%) GraphQL
15 23 (2.49%) RabbitMQ
16 20 (2.17%) Spring Boot
17 18 (1.95%) Middleware
18 17 (1.84%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 79 (8.56%) Fixed Income
2 78 (8.45%) Derivative
2 78 (8.45%) Equities
3 49 (5.31%) Cloud Native
4 42 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (4.44%) Public Cloud
6 37 (4.01%) Greenfield Project
7 35 (3.79%) Linux Command Line
8 30 (3.25%) Blog
9 28 (3.03%) Data Centre
10 18 (1.95%) User Experience
11 17 (1.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 16 (1.73%) Hedge funds
12 16 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
13 12 (1.30%) Algorithms
13 12 (1.30%) Data Structures
14 11 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (1.19%) Mobile App
15 9 (0.98%) Management Information System
16 8 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 219 (23.73%) Linux
2 61 (6.61%) Windows
3 43 (4.66%) Unix
4 32 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (1.95%) Android
5 18 (1.95%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.84%) CentOS
6 17 (1.84%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.98%) CoreOS
8 6 (0.65%) Mac OS
8 6 (0.65%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.43%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.22%) VMS
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.11%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.11%) Debian
11 1 (0.11%) Solaris
11 1 (0.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 663 (71.83%) DevOps
2 401 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
3 267 (28.93%) Infrastructure as Code
4 155 (16.79%) Microservices
5 151 (16.36%) Software Engineering
6 134 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
7 99 (10.73%) Asset Management
8 98 (10.62%) Deployment Automation
9 93 (10.08%) Open Source
10 86 (9.32%) Infrastructure Automation
11 82 (8.88%) Migration
12 81 (8.78%) Continuous Delivery
13 75 (8.13%) Configuration Management
13 75 (8.13%) Decision-Making
14 70 (7.58%) Test Automation
15 66 (7.15%) Scrum
16 55 (5.96%) TDD
17 53 (5.74%) Machine Learning
18 49 (5.31%) Mentoring
19 47 (5.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 398 (43.12%) Python
2 289 (31.31%) Java
3 133 (14.41%) JavaScript
4 95 (10.29%) Bash Shell
5 91 (9.86%) PowerShell
6 90 (9.75%) Go
7 69 (7.48%) R
8 63 (6.83%) Ruby
8 63 (6.83%) SQL
9 55 (5.96%) TypeScript
10 44 (4.77%) C#
11 42 (4.55%) Groovy
12 40 (4.33%) Scala
13 21 (2.28%) Java 8
14 19 (2.06%) Kotlin
15 17 (1.84%) Perl
15 17 (1.84%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.41%) ES6
17 9 (0.98%) PHP
17 9 (0.98%) Rust
Qualifications
1 154 (16.68%) Security Cleared
2 128 (13.87%) SC Cleared
3 23 (2.49%) AWS Certification
4 20 (2.17%) Degree
5 16 (1.73%) DV Cleared
6 15 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (0.65%) CCNA
10 6 (0.65%) CCNP
11 5 (0.54%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.54%) SANS
12 4 (0.43%) CISSP
12 4 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (0.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 3 (0.33%) CCA
13 3 (0.33%) CISM
14 2 (0.22%) OCP
14 2 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 6 (0.65%) QA
2 5 (0.54%) NIST
3 2 (0.22%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.11%) FedRAMP
4 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 468 (50.70%) Docker
2 16 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.19%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.65%) VMware NSX
4 6 (0.65%) vSphere
5 5 (0.54%) HDFS
6 4 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.11%) Firmware
8 1 (0.11%) Varnish
8 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.11%) Xen
8 1 (0.11%) zsh
Systems Management
1 530 (57.42%) Kubernetes
2 400 (43.34%) Ansible
3 118 (12.78%) Puppet
4 72 (7.80%) Opscode Chef
5 60 (6.50%) Packer
6 28 (3.03%) Consul
7 26 (2.82%) Istio
8 25 (2.71%) Prometheus
9 21 (2.28%) logstash
10 19 (2.06%) Kibana
11 16 (1.73%) Grafana
12 11 (1.19%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 10 (1.08%) Salt
14 9 (0.98%) Docker Swarm
15 8 (0.87%) Mesos
15 8 (0.87%) Rancher
16 6 (0.65%) HP Operations Orchestration
17 5 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
17 5 (0.54%) vRealize
18 4 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 105 (11.38%) Google
2 60 (6.50%) Microsoft
3 29 (3.14%) Splunk
4 25 (2.71%) Cloudera
5 22 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 21 (2.28%) Hortonworks
7 19 (2.06%) VMware
8 16 (1.73%) Oracle
9 15 (1.63%) Atlassian
9 15 (1.63%) Confluent
9 15 (1.63%) New Relic
10 10 (1.08%) Databricks
11 9 (0.98%) Dynatrace
11 9 (0.98%) MapR
11 9 (0.98%) TOWER Software
11 9 (0.98%) Veracode
12 8 (0.87%) Lets Encrypt
13 7 (0.76%) HP
13 7 (0.76%) SAP
14 6 (0.65%) NetApp