Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 131 227
Rank change year-on-year +69 +96 +355
Contract jobs citing Terraform 1,788 958 483
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.02% 2.06% 1.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.86% 16.19% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,373 791 304
London median daily rate £575 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £463 £425 £425
90th Percentile £675 £669 £625
England median daily rate £550 £550 £515
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +11.35%
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 7,192 5,917 5,123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.17% 12.73% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,270 4,423 3,461
London median daily rate £550 £515 £496
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.94% +10.11%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £325
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 55 67
London median hourly rate £20.82 £24.92 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.44% +24.60% -6.98%
10th Percentile £13.98 £11.88 £13.60
90th Percentile £43.15 £126.00 £47.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.23% -16.85% -4.76%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 +79 369 £575 +6.98% 117
South London +31 230 £550 +0.46% 8
East London +19 72 £575 +15.00% 14
West London +45 46 £570 +3.64% 25
North London -7 3 £650 +18.18% 1
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 1,441 (80.59%) DevOps
2 1,130 (63.20%) Amazon AWS
3 956 (53.47%) Docker
4 901 (50.39%) Ansible
5 858 (47.99%) Kubernetes
6 730 (40.83%) Python
7 707 (39.54%) Linux
8 690 (38.59%) Jenkins
9 689 (38.53%) Agile Software Development
10 587 (32.83%) Java
11 478 (26.73%) Microsoft Azure
12 459 (25.67%) Puppet
13 409 (22.87%) Finance
14 405 (22.65%) Opscode Chef
15 341 (19.07%) Microservices
16 331 (18.51%) Configuration Management
17 293 (16.39%) Git (software)
18 251 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
19 236 (13.20%) Windows
20 232 (12.98%) Ruby
21 229 (12.81%) AWS CloudFormation
22 221 (12.36%) Security Cleared
23 213 (11.91%) Bash Shell
24 212 (11.86%) Google Cloud Platform
25 209 (11.69%) Greenfield Project
26 199 (11.13%) Web Services
27 190 (10.63%) Hadoop
28 179 (10.01%) TDD
29 174 (9.73%) Go
30 171 (9.56%) Packer

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
1 120 (6.71%) Elasticsearch
2 79 (4.42%) Confluence
3 49 (2.74%) nginx
4 48 (2.68%) Apache
5 39 (2.18%) Apache Spark
6 33 (1.85%) IIS
7 30 (1.68%) Tomcat
8 26 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 21 (1.17%) Cloud Foundry
9 21 (1.17%) OpenStack
10 18 (1.01%) WebSphere
11 17 (0.95%) Jetty
11 17 (0.95%) Mongrel
12 15 (0.84%) Gunicorn
13 11 (0.62%) Apache Solr
14 10 (0.56%) MS Exchange
15 5 (0.28%) Jupyter
16 4 (0.22%) Apache Airflow
16 4 (0.22%) CMS
17 3 (0.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (0.11%) HipChat
1 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.45%) SAP Hybris
2 7 (0.39%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.056%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.056%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 1,130 (63.20%) Amazon AWS
2 478 (26.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 229 (12.81%) AWS CloudFormation
4 212 (11.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 165 (9.23%) Serverless
6 133 (7.44%) Amazon EC2
7 125 (6.99%) AWS Lambda
8 122 (6.82%) Amazon S3
9 90 (5.03%) GitHub
10 83 (4.64%) PaaS
11 81 (4.53%) OpenShift
11 81 (4.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 72 (4.03%) SaaS
13 66 (3.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 59 (3.30%) IaaS
15 50 (2.80%) Datadog
16 43 (2.40%) Amazon ELB
17 37 (2.07%) Route 53
18 34 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
19 27 (1.51%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 64 (3.58%) Firewall
2 51 (2.85%) DNS
3 47 (2.63%) HTTP
4 46 (2.57%) VPN
5 43 (2.40%) TCP/IP
6 22 (1.23%) SSL
7 13 (0.73%) DSL
7 13 (0.73%) Kerberos
8 11 (0.62%) ICMP
8 11 (0.62%) SSH
9 9 (0.50%) Internet
9 9 (0.50%) Network Security
9 9 (0.50%) OpenVPN
10 8 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (0.39%) IPsec
11 7 (0.39%) OpenLDAP
11 7 (0.39%) SMTP
11 7 (0.39%) VLAN
12 6 (0.34%) DHCP
12 6 (0.34%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (10.63%) Hadoop
2 133 (7.44%) PostgreSQL
3 113 (6.32%) MongoDB
4 102 (5.70%) Big Data
5 84 (4.70%) MySQL
6 82 (4.59%) NoSQL
7 73 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
8 72 (4.03%) Redis
9 59 (3.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 49 (2.74%) SQL Server
11 32 (1.79%) HBase
12 29 (1.62%) Amazon Redshift
13 26 (1.45%) Relational Database
14 25 (1.40%) Riak
15 24 (1.34%) Apache Hive
15 24 (1.34%) BigQuery
16 20 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 16 (0.89%) Blockchain
18 14 (0.78%) RDBMS
19 12 (0.67%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 690 (38.59%) Jenkins
2 293 (16.39%) Git (software)
3 142 (7.94%) Maven
4 114 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 111 (6.21%) JIRA
6 86 (4.81%) Artifactory
7 68 (3.80%) TeamCity
8 65 (3.64%) GitLab
9 62 (3.47%) Sonatype Nexus
10 52 (2.91%) Bitbucket
11 51 (2.85%) Selenium
12 50 (2.80%) CircleCI
12 50 (2.80%) Vagrant
13 41 (2.29%) Hudson
13 41 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
14 37 (2.07%) Travis CI
15 36 (2.01%) GoCD
16 34 (1.90%) Cucumber
17 33 (1.85%) Gradle
18 31 (1.73%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 409 (22.87%) Finance
2 125 (6.99%) Banking
3 63 (3.52%) Retail
4 44 (2.46%) Front Office
5 36 (2.01%) Marketing
6 35 (1.96%) Financial Institution
7 27 (1.51%) Advertising
8 25 (1.40%) Law
9 20 (1.12%) Telecoms
10 19 (1.06%) Electronics
11 18 (1.01%) Manufacturing
12 16 (0.89%) Publishing
13 14 (0.78%) Legal
14 9 (0.50%) French Language
14 9 (0.50%) Games
14 9 (0.50%) German Language
15 8 (0.45%) Back Office
16 3 (0.17%) Billing
16 3 (0.17%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 983 (54.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 445 (24.89%) AWS Engineer
3 394 (22.04%) AWS DevOps
4 365 (20.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 239 (13.37%) Developer
6 123 (6.88%) Senior DevOps
7 119 (6.66%) Cloud Engineer
7 119 (6.66%) Java Developer
8 117 (6.54%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 115 (6.43%) Azure DevOps
10 111 (6.21%) Architect
10 111 (6.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 105 (5.87%) Azure Engineer
12 89 (4.98%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 87 (4.87%) Consultant
14 81 (4.53%) Python Engineer
15 75 (4.19%) Platform Engineer
16 71 (3.97%) DevOps Consultant
16 71 (3.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
17 69 (3.86%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (11.13%) Web Services
2 165 (9.23%) Node.js
3 126 (7.05%) Kafka
4 122 (6.82%) React
5 107 (5.98%) Elastic Stack
6 102 (5.70%) RESTful
7 85 (4.75%) Spring
8 83 (4.64%) AngularJS
9 80 (4.47%) .NET
10 79 (4.42%) REST
11 67 (3.75%) Spring Boot
12 60 (3.36%) CSS
13 57 (3.19%) X-Windows
14 49 (2.74%) J2EE
15 47 (2.63%) Hibernate
16 43 (2.40%) RabbitMQ
17 38 (2.13%) HTML
17 38 (2.13%) NumPy
18 37 (2.07%) SciPy
19 36 (2.01%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 209 (11.69%) Greenfield Project
2 94 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 67 (3.75%) Cloud Native
4 60 (3.36%) Linux Command Line
5 57 (3.19%) Fintech
6 37 (2.07%) Data Centre
7 30 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
9 21 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (1.17%) Hedge funds
9 21 (1.17%) User Experience
10 19 (1.06%) Mobile App
11 17 (0.95%) Algorithms
12 13 (0.73%) Video\Live Streaming
13 12 (0.67%) Blog
14 11 (0.62%) Management Information System
15 10 (0.56%) Private Cloud
16 9 (0.50%) Video on Demand
17 8 (0.45%) Fixed Income
17 8 (0.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 707 (39.54%) Linux
2 236 (13.20%) Windows
3 160 (8.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 98 (5.48%) Unix
5 94 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 80 (4.47%) CentOS
7 44 (2.46%) Ubuntu
8 24 (1.34%) Apple iOS
9 23 (1.29%) Android
10 20 (1.12%) Debian
11 13 (0.73%) Fedora
12 10 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (0.45%) Mesosphere
14 5 (0.28%) Amazon Linux
14 5 (0.28%) DC/OS
15 3 (0.17%) VMS
16 2 (0.11%) CoreOS
16 2 (0.11%) FreeBSD
17 1 (0.056%) RancherOS
17 1 (0.056%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,441 (80.59%) DevOps
2 689 (38.53%) Agile Software Development
3 341 (19.07%) Microservices
4 331 (18.51%) Configuration Management
5 251 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
6 179 (10.01%) TDD
7 156 (8.72%) Continuous Delivery
8 153 (8.56%) Migration
9 148 (8.28%) Software Engineering
10 143 (8.00%) Open Source
11 129 (7.21%) Test Automation
12 107 (5.98%) Deployment Automation
13 83 (4.64%) BDD
14 82 (4.59%) Problem-Solving
14 82 (4.59%) Scrum
15 78 (4.36%) E-Commerce
16 76 (4.25%) Continuous Deployment
17 72 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 67 (3.75%) Collaborative Working
19 66 (3.69%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 730 (40.83%) Python
2 587 (32.83%) Java
3 232 (12.98%) Ruby
4 213 (11.91%) Bash Shell
5 174 (9.73%) Go
6 159 (8.89%) JavaScript
7 128 (7.16%) PowerShell
8 118 (6.60%) Groovy
9 103 (5.76%) Java 8
10 96 (5.37%) SQL
11 91 (5.09%) Perl
12 68 (3.80%) Scala
13 63 (3.52%) C#
14 48 (2.68%) C++
15 45 (2.52%) PHP
16 44 (2.46%) Shell Script
17 40 (2.24%) ES6
18 22 (1.23%) C
19 19 (1.06%) TypeScript
20 17 (0.95%) R
Qualifications
1 221 (12.36%) Security Cleared
2 143 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 77 (4.31%) AWS Certification
4 29 (1.62%) Degree
5 19 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (0.45%) RHCE
8 5 (0.28%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.28%) MCSE
8 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.17%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.11%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.11%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.056%) CCNA
11 1 (0.056%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (2.52%) QA
2 17 (0.95%) GDPR
3 7 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.11%) HL7
5 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.11%) PMO
5 2 (0.11%) PSD2
6 1 (0.056%) FedRAMP
6 1 (0.056%) FISMA
6 1 (0.056%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.056%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 956 (53.47%) Docker
2 87 (4.87%) Active Directory
3 55 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
5 24 (1.34%) VirtualBox
6 22 (1.23%) Hyper-V
7 19 (1.06%) Xen
8 8 (0.45%) HDFS
8 8 (0.45%) NFS
9 7 (0.39%) KVM
10 6 (0.34%) Postfix
10 6 (0.34%) Squid
10 6 (0.34%) vCloud
11 4 (0.22%) Varnish
12 3 (0.17%) etcd
13 2 (0.11%) iptables
13 2 (0.11%) pfSense
13 2 (0.11%) Samba
14 1 (0.056%) Firmware
14 1 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 901 (50.39%) Ansible
2 858 (47.99%) Kubernetes
3 459 (25.67%) Puppet
4 405 (22.65%) Opscode Chef
5 171 (9.56%) Packer
6 71 (3.97%) Kibana
7 70 (3.91%) Mesos
8 66 (3.69%) Consul
9 60 (3.36%) Nagios
10 59 (3.30%) Salt
11 51 (2.85%) logstash
12 48 (2.68%) Docker Swarm
13 40 (2.24%) Prometheus
14 38 (2.13%) ZABBIX
15 34 (1.90%) Grafana
16 16 (0.89%) Rancher
17 13 (0.73%) Sysdig
18 12 (0.67%) Graylog
18 12 (0.67%) Marathon
19 9 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 156 (8.72%) Google
2 99 (5.54%) Splunk
3 85 (4.75%) Microsoft
3 85 (4.75%) New Relic
4 81 (4.53%) Red Hat
5 74 (4.14%) VMware
6 61 (3.41%) Atlassian
7 48 (2.68%) Oracle
8 33 (1.85%) AppDynamics
9 32 (1.79%) hybris
10 30 (1.68%) SAP
11 28 (1.57%) SaltStack
12 27 (1.51%) Adobe
13 16 (0.89%) Citrix
14 15 (0.84%) Tableau
15 14 (0.78%) PagerDuty
16 12 (0.67%) Hortonworks
17 10 (0.56%) Cisco
17 10 (0.56%) Cloudera
18 9 (0.50%) ServiceNow