Period
to 29 September 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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 55 77
Rank change year-on-year +1 +22 +82
Contract jobs citing Terraform 610 1,663 1,511
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 4.53% 4.40% 3.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.14% 28.15% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 1,184 1,212
Median daily rate £550 £600 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +6.67% +4.65%
10th Percentile £400 £475 £475
90th Percentile £678 £713 £699
England median daily rate £525 £575 £550
% change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.15% -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year - -46.15% -

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 2,248 5,907 6,754
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.71% 15.63% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,493 4,238 5,031
Median daily rate £525 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £342 £350 £325
90th Percentile £702 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 74 72
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +3.70% -24.45%
10th Percentile £16.42 £12.76 £13.36
90th Percentile £39.75 £54.28 £47.21
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +70.73% +10.81% +5.71%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +30 93 £550 -7.17% 93
South London -12 10 £505 -8.18% 13
West London +39 5 £610 +16.19% 16
East London +12 2 £675 +12.50% 14
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 451 (73.93%) DevOps
2 349 (57.21%) AWS
3 324 (53.11%) Kubernetes
4 280 (45.90%) Python
5 273 (44.75%) Docker
6 255 (41.80%) Agile Software Development
7 245 (40.16%) Ansible
8 230 (37.70%) Azure
9 216 (35.41%) Jenkins
10 174 (28.52%) Java
11 166 (27.21%) Infrastructure as Code
12 165 (27.05%) Linux
13 143 (23.44%) Finance
14 131 (21.48%) Microservices
15 121 (19.84%) Serverless
16 111 (18.20%) Software Engineering
17 110 (18.03%) Git (software)
17 110 (18.03%) GCP
18 104 (17.05%) AWS CloudFormation
19 98 (16.07%) Amazon EC2
19 98 (16.07%) Security Cleared
20 94 (15.41%) AWS Lambda
21 91 (14.92%) Web Services
22 87 (14.26%) SC Cleared
22 87 (14.26%) Puppet
23 86 (14.10%) Amazon ECS
24 85 (13.93%) Amazon S3
25 83 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
26 82 (13.44%) Bash Shell
27 78 (12.79%) 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 34 (5.57%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (4.26%) Confluence
3 17 (2.79%) Apache Spark
3 17 (2.79%) nginx
4 16 (2.62%) OpenStack
5 15 (2.46%) Apache
6 14 (2.30%) Jupyter
7 8 (1.31%) Apache Airflow
8 6 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (0.98%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.82%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.66%) JBoss
10 4 (0.66%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.49%) Ethereum
11 3 (0.49%) IIS
12 1 (0.16%) CMS
12 1 (0.16%) Liferay
12 1 (0.16%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) Distributed Ledger
1 2 (0.33%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 349 (57.21%) AWS
2 230 (37.70%) Azure
3 121 (19.84%) Serverless
4 110 (18.03%) GCP
5 104 (17.05%) AWS CloudFormation
6 98 (16.07%) Amazon EC2
7 94 (15.41%) AWS Lambda
8 86 (14.10%) Amazon ECS
9 85 (13.93%) Amazon S3
10 72 (11.80%) OpenShift
11 57 (9.34%) Amazon SQS
12 40 (6.56%) GitHub
13 38 (6.23%) PaaS
14 37 (6.07%) IaaS
15 32 (5.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 31 (5.08%) Amazon EKS
17 21 (3.44%) Cloud Computing
18 18 (2.95%) SaaS
19 17 (2.79%) Route 53
20 14 (2.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.74%) Firewall
2 29 (4.75%) DNS
3 17 (2.79%) HTTP
4 14 (2.30%) Kerberos
4 14 (2.30%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.30%) VPN
5 8 (1.31%) Reverse Proxy
6 7 (1.15%) SSL
7 5 (0.82%) Network Security
7 5 (0.82%) SNMP
8 4 (0.66%) DHCP
8 4 (0.66%) Internet
8 4 (0.66%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (0.66%) VLAN
9 3 (0.49%) BGP
9 3 (0.49%) DMZ
9 3 (0.49%) DSL
9 3 (0.49%) EIGRP
9 3 (0.49%) OSPF
9 3 (0.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (12.13%) Amazon RDS
2 63 (10.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 51 (8.36%) PostgreSQL
4 46 (7.54%) MySQL
5 40 (6.56%) SQL Server
6 32 (5.25%) Big Data
7 29 (4.75%) Hadoop
8 26 (4.26%) NoSQL
9 22 (3.61%) MongoDB
10 19 (3.11%) Redis
11 14 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 14 (2.30%) BigQuery
11 14 (2.30%) Relational Database
12 12 (1.97%) Amazon Aurora
13 11 (1.80%) Cosmos DB
14 10 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (1.48%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (1.15%) Apache Hive
16 7 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (1.15%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 216 (35.41%) Jenkins
2 110 (18.03%) Git (software)
3 72 (11.80%) Artifactory
4 65 (10.66%) GitLab
5 49 (8.03%) JIRA
6 39 (6.39%) Maven
7 38 (6.23%) RStudio
8 26 (4.26%) TeamCity
9 24 (3.93%) CircleCI
10 21 (3.44%) Sonatype Nexus
11 20 (3.28%) SonarQube
12 18 (2.95%) Bitbucket
12 18 (2.95%) Gradle
13 16 (2.62%) Cucumber
14 15 (2.46%) Subversion
14 15 (2.46%) Visual Studio Team System
15 12 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 11 (1.80%) gulp
17 9 (1.48%) Selenium
18 8 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 143 (23.44%) Finance
2 56 (9.18%) Front Office
3 43 (7.05%) Banking
3 43 (7.05%) Public Sector
4 28 (4.59%) Retail
5 13 (2.13%) Marketing
6 11 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.64%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.15%) Electronics
9 5 (0.82%) Billing
9 5 (0.82%) Law
9 5 (0.82%) Local Government
9 5 (0.82%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.66%) Games
10 4 (0.66%) Retail Finance
11 3 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.33%) Automotive
12 2 (0.33%) Publishing
13 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 255 (41.80%) DevOps Engineer
2 118 (19.34%) AWS Engineer
3 111 (18.20%) Developer
4 105 (17.21%) AWS DevOps
5 88 (14.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 58 (9.51%) Cloud Engineer
7 56 (9.18%) Azure Engineer
8 55 (9.02%) Senior DevOps
9 51 (8.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 43 (7.05%) Python Engineer
11 41 (6.72%) Java Developer
12 40 (6.56%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 34 (5.57%) AWS Developer
14 33 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
15 32 (5.25%) Python Developer
16 31 (5.08%) Architect
17 30 (4.92%) Azure DevOps Engineer
18 27 (4.43%) Lead DevOps
18 27 (4.43%) Platform Engineer
19 23 (3.77%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (14.92%) Web Services
2 51 (8.36%) Kafka
3 46 (7.54%) Node.js
4 45 (7.38%) React
5 44 (7.21%) J2EE
5 44 (7.21%) J2SE
6 35 (5.74%) Spring
6 35 (5.74%) Spring Boot
7 33 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
8 32 (5.25%) AngularJS
9 29 (4.75%) .NET
10 28 (4.59%) CSS
10 28 (4.59%) LDAP
11 24 (3.93%) HTML
11 24 (3.93%) REST
11 24 (3.93%) RESTful
12 19 (3.11%) .NET Core
13 18 (2.95%) Elastic Stack
13 18 (2.95%) GraphQL
14 13 (2.13%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.18%) Fixed Income
2 55 (9.02%) Equities
3 54 (8.85%) Derivative
4 33 (5.41%) Cloud Native
5 28 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (4.59%) Data Centre
6 24 (3.93%) Public Cloud
7 18 (2.95%) Hybrid Cloud
8 15 (2.46%) Blog
9 13 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
10 10 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
10 10 (1.64%) Private Cloud
10 10 (1.64%) User Experience
11 9 (1.48%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.48%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.15%) iPad
13 6 (0.98%) Clustering
13 6 (0.98%) FMCG
14 5 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 165 (27.05%) Linux
2 52 (8.52%) Windows
3 27 (4.43%) CentOS
4 22 (3.61%) Unix
5 15 (2.46%) Windows Server 2016
6 13 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (2.13%) Ubuntu
6 13 (2.13%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.80%) Mac OS X
8 9 (1.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 9 (1.48%) VMS
9 8 (1.31%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.98%) Windows Server 2019
11 4 (0.66%) Windows NT
11 4 (0.66%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.49%) Solaris
13 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 451 (73.93%) DevOps
2 255 (41.80%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (27.21%) Infrastructure as Code
4 131 (21.48%) Microservices
5 111 (18.20%) Software Engineering
6 83 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
7 78 (12.79%) Configuration Management
8 76 (12.46%) Infrastructure Automation
9 74 (12.13%) Open Source
10 67 (10.98%) TDD
11 63 (10.33%) Deployment Automation
12 62 (10.16%) Migration
13 59 (9.67%) Asset Management
14 58 (9.51%) Decision-Making
15 50 (8.20%) Continuous Delivery
15 50 (8.20%) Scrum
16 40 (6.56%) Data Science
17 38 (6.23%) Test Automation
18 30 (4.92%) Mentoring
19 29 (4.75%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 280 (45.90%) Python
2 174 (28.52%) Java
3 82 (13.44%) Bash Shell
4 67 (10.98%) JavaScript
5 61 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 56 (9.18%) Go
7 54 (8.85%) SQL
8 46 (7.54%) R
9 40 (6.56%) C#
10 32 (5.25%) Ruby
11 31 (5.08%) TypeScript
12 21 (3.44%) Groovy
13 20 (3.28%) Shell Script
14 19 (3.11%) Java 8
14 19 (3.11%) Scala
15 9 (1.48%) Perl
15 9 (1.48%) PHP
16 7 (1.15%) C++
17 6 (0.98%) C
18 5 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 98 (16.07%) Security Cleared
2 87 (14.26%) SC Cleared
3 23 (3.77%) AWS Certification
4 19 (3.11%) DV Cleared
5 14 (2.30%) Degree
6 7 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.49%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (0.49%) CISM
9 3 (0.49%) CISSP
10 2 (0.33%) CCA
10 2 (0.33%) CCNA
10 2 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.33%) Novell Certification
11 1 (0.16%) CCSP
11 1 (0.16%) ISSAP
11 1 (0.16%) ISSMP
11 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.16%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.28%) QA
2 4 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.49%) GDPR
3 3 (0.49%) HIPAA
3 3 (0.49%) NIST
3 3 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.33%) NCSC
5 1 (0.16%) FedRAMP
5 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 273 (44.75%) Docker
2 29 (4.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.77%) Active Directory
4 19 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (2.95%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.98%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.82%) vSphere
8 3 (0.49%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
8 3 (0.49%) oVirt
8 3 (0.49%) Varnish
8 3 (0.49%) vCloud
9 2 (0.33%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.33%) Xen
9 2 (0.33%) zsh
10 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.16%) Ceph
10 1 (0.16%) HDFS
10 1 (0.16%) LXC
10 1 (0.16%) PowerDNS
10 1 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 324 (53.11%) Kubernetes
2 245 (40.16%) Ansible
3 87 (14.26%) Puppet
4 69 (11.31%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (5.57%) Packer
6 22 (3.61%) Grafana
7 18 (2.95%) Kibana
8 17 (2.79%) Consul
8 17 (2.79%) Prometheus
9 12 (1.97%) Salt
10 8 (1.31%) Istio
11 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Clustering
12 5 (0.82%) Rancher
13 4 (0.66%) Argo
13 4 (0.66%) logstash
13 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 4 (0.66%) Nagios
13 4 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
14 3 (0.49%) Nessus
14 3 (0.49%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 61 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 47 (7.70%) Google
3 31 (5.08%) VMware
4 25 (4.10%) Splunk
5 20 (3.28%) Oracle
6 19 (3.11%) Cloudera
6 19 (3.11%) Red Hat
7 15 (2.46%) SaltStack
8 12 (1.97%) Cisco
8 12 (1.97%) Dell
9 11 (1.80%) NetApp
10 9 (1.48%) Hortonworks
10 9 (1.48%) HP
11 7 (1.15%) Databricks
11 7 (1.15%) SAP
12 6 (0.98%) AppDynamics
12 6 (0.98%) Atlassian
12 6 (0.98%) CheckPoint
12 6 (0.98%) New Relic
12 6 (0.98%) Tableau