Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 222 602
Rank change year-on-year +82 +380 -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 960 510 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.02% 1.15% 0.017%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.68% 9.62% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 322 7
London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £435 £418 £365
90th Percentile £650 £625 £580
England median daily rate £533 £514 £475
% change year-on-year +3.65% +8.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 5755 5304 4087
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.12% 11.95% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4279 3563 2833
London median daily rate £515 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.64% +8.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
England median daily rate £475 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 59 67
London median hourly rate £25.19 £18.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.92% +1.41% -3.40%
10th Percentile £11.94 £13.00 £12.65
90th Percentile £165.00 £47.94 £43.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -15.00% - -

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 11 December 2017.

Contractor daily 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 11 December 2017. 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 +54 140 £525 -4.55% 20
South London -8 85 £550 +6.80% 1
East London +9 21 £513 -2.38% 8
West London +4 21 £550 +11.11% 2
North London -8 1 £550 +10.00%
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Terraform also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 722 (75.21%) DevOps
2 639 (66.56%) Amazon AWS
3 553 (57.60%) Docker
4 515 (53.65%) Linux
5 484 (50.42%) Ansible
6 440 (45.83%) Python
7 416 (43.33%) Jenkins
8 382 (39.79%) Agile Software Development
9 365 (38.02%) Puppet
10 352 (36.67%) Java
11 335 (34.90%) Kubernetes
12 262 (27.29%) Continuous Integration
13 259 (26.98%) Configuration Management
14 229 (23.85%) Bash Shell
15 217 (22.60%) Git (software)
16 191 (19.90%) Opscode Chef
17 169 (17.60%) Ruby
18 162 (16.88%) Microservices
19 155 (16.15%) Amazon EC2
20 147 (15.31%) Security Cleared
21 145 (15.10%) PostgreSQL
22 143 (14.90%) JIRA
23 137 (14.27%) Finance
24 132 (13.75%) Amazon S3
25 129 (13.44%) Go
26 127 (13.23%) Hadoop
27 124 (12.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
28 123 (12.81%) AWS CloudFormation
28 123 (12.81%) Confluence
29 122 (12.71%) TDD

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
1 123 (12.81%) Confluence
2 97 (10.10%) Elasticsearch
3 86 (8.96%) Apache Spark
4 52 (5.42%) nginx
5 51 (5.31%) Tomcat
6 44 (4.58%) Apache Solr
7 38 (3.96%) Apache
8 36 (3.75%) OpenStack
9 13 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
10 10 (1.04%) JBoss
11 9 (0.94%) IIS
12 7 (0.73%) Jetty
12 7 (0.73%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.63%) CMS
14 5 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 4 (0.42%) Mule
15 4 (0.42%) Mule ESB
15 4 (0.42%) WebLogic
16 2 (0.21%) Mongrel
16 2 (0.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (0.73%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 639 (66.56%) Amazon AWS
2 155 (16.15%) Amazon EC2
3 132 (13.75%) Amazon S3
4 124 (12.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 123 (12.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 104 (10.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 84 (8.75%) GitHub
8 77 (8.02%) Route 53
9 65 (6.77%) Serverless
10 56 (5.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 54 (5.63%) AWS Lambda
12 53 (5.52%) Google Cloud Platform
13 49 (5.10%) Amazon ELB
14 35 (3.65%) CloudFront
15 29 (3.02%) SaaS
16 22 (2.29%) PaaS
17 21 (2.19%) IaaS
18 17 (1.77%) OpenShift
19 14 (1.46%) Amazon SQS
20 13 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 62 (6.46%) HTTP
2 52 (5.42%) Kerberos
2 52 (5.42%) TCP/IP
3 49 (5.10%) DNS
4 40 (4.17%) VPN
5 39 (4.06%) Firewall
6 36 (3.75%) SSL
7 14 (1.46%) FTP
8 12 (1.25%) DSL
9 10 (1.04%) BGP
9 10 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (1.04%) Network Security
10 9 (0.94%) Internet
10 9 (0.94%) IPsec
10 9 (0.94%) LDAP
10 9 (0.94%) OpenLDAP
11 8 (0.83%) ICMP
11 8 (0.83%) LAN
11 8 (0.83%) OpenVPN
11 8 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (15.10%) PostgreSQL
2 127 (13.23%) Hadoop
3 118 (12.29%) Big Data
4 107 (11.15%) Amazon RDS
5 82 (8.54%) MongoDB
6 70 (7.29%) MySQL
7 58 (6.04%) HBase
8 55 (5.73%) NoSQL
9 42 (4.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 42 (4.38%) Redis
10 31 (3.23%) SQL Server
11 29 (3.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 29 (3.02%) Relational Database
12 13 (1.35%) Apache Hive
12 13 (1.35%) RDBMS
13 9 (0.94%) Oracle Database
14 8 (0.83%) Neo4j
15 7 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.73%) DataStax
15 7 (0.73%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 416 (43.33%) Jenkins
2 217 (22.60%) Git (software)
3 143 (14.90%) JIRA
4 56 (5.83%) Cucumber
4 56 (5.83%) Sonatype Nexus
5 49 (5.10%) Artifactory
6 44 (4.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 41 (4.27%) Maven
8 39 (4.06%) Vagrant
9 34 (3.54%) Bitbucket
9 34 (3.54%) GitLab
10 26 (2.71%) TeamCity
11 23 (2.40%) SonarQube
12 20 (2.08%) Hudson
13 19 (1.98%) webpack
14 16 (1.67%) Ant
14 16 (1.67%) GoCD
14 16 (1.67%) gulp
14 16 (1.67%) Selenium
14 16 (1.67%) Travis CI
General
1 137 (14.27%) Finance
2 38 (3.96%) Banking
3 37 (3.85%) Retail
4 23 (2.40%) Marketing
5 17 (1.77%) Front Office
6 16 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.46%) Publishing
8 13 (1.35%) Electronics
8 13 (1.35%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.15%) Retail Banking
10 10 (1.04%) Law
11 7 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.73%) Games
11 7 (0.73%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.52%) Advertising
13 2 (0.21%) Back Office
14 1 (0.10%) Digital Economy
14 1 (0.10%) Local Government
14 1 (0.10%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 529 (55.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 288 (30.00%) AWS Engineer
3 270 (28.13%) AWS DevOps
4 234 (24.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 121 (12.60%) Developer
6 86 (8.96%) Cloud Engineer
7 73 (7.60%) Linux Engineer
7 73 (7.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 63 (6.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 62 (6.46%) Senior DevOps
10 59 (6.15%) Architect
11 53 (5.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 52 (5.42%) Consultant
12 52 (5.42%) Java Developer
13 41 (4.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 36 (3.75%) Data Engineer
15 35 (3.65%) AWS Architect
15 35 (3.65%) DevOps Consultant
15 35 (3.65%) Senior Developer
16 27 (2.81%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (12.40%) Web Services
2 109 (11.35%) Kafka
3 108 (11.25%) Elastic Stack
3 108 (11.25%) Node.js
4 83 (8.65%) REST
5 70 (7.29%) Spring
6 63 (6.56%) React
7 53 (5.52%) Spring Boot
8 43 (4.48%) RESTful
9 38 (3.96%) Apache Camel
10 37 (3.85%) Drools
11 31 (3.23%) AngularJS
12 27 (2.81%) CSS
13 26 (2.71%) .NET
14 25 (2.60%) RabbitMQ
15 23 (2.40%) JSON
16 22 (2.29%) HTML
17 20 (2.08%) Hibernate
17 20 (2.08%) Redux
17 20 (2.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 71 (7.40%) Public Cloud
2 39 (4.06%) Algorithms
2 39 (4.06%) Greenfield Project
3 36 (3.75%) Fintech
4 29 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (2.60%) Data Centre
6 13 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
6 13 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (1.04%) Computer Science
8 9 (0.94%) Data Structures
8 9 (0.94%) Mobile App
9 8 (0.83%) Client/Server
9 8 (0.83%) Private Cloud
9 8 (0.83%) Virtual Team
10 7 (0.73%) Clustering
11 6 (0.63%) Semantic Web
12 5 (0.52%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.52%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.52%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 515 (53.65%) Linux
2 85 (8.85%) Unix
3 79 (8.23%) Windows
4 63 (6.56%) CentOS
5 61 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (3.13%) CoreOS
6 30 (3.13%) Windows Server
7 27 (2.81%) Ubuntu
8 22 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (1.35%) Debian
10 7 (0.73%) Android
10 7 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.42%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.42%) DC/OS
11 4 (0.42%) VMS
12 3 (0.31%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.21%) AIX
13 2 (0.21%) Fedora
13 2 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 722 (75.21%) DevOps
2 382 (39.79%) Agile Software Development
3 262 (27.29%) Continuous Integration
4 259 (26.98%) Configuration Management
5 162 (16.88%) Microservices
6 122 (12.71%) TDD
7 98 (10.21%) Scrum
8 92 (9.58%) Open Source
9 87 (9.06%) Continuous Delivery
10 83 (8.65%) BDD
11 76 (7.92%) Migration
12 67 (6.98%) E-Commerce
13 64 (6.67%) Test Automation
14 52 (5.42%) Software Engineering
15 51 (5.31%) Kanban
16 49 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
17 46 (4.79%) Mentoring
18 40 (4.17%) Load Balancing
18 40 (4.17%) Pair Programming
19 37 (3.85%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 440 (45.83%) Python
2 352 (36.67%) Java
3 229 (23.85%) Bash Shell
4 169 (17.60%) Ruby
5 129 (13.44%) Go
6 80 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 55 (5.73%) Groovy
8 52 (5.42%) PowerShell
9 38 (3.96%) Perl
10 34 (3.54%) SQL
11 33 (3.44%) Shell Script
12 26 (2.71%) Scala
13 24 (2.50%) ES6
14 22 (2.29%) R
15 17 (1.77%) PHP
16 15 (1.56%) TypeScript
17 13 (1.35%) Bourne shell
17 13 (1.35%) Korn
18 9 (0.94%) C
18 9 (0.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 147 (15.31%) Security Cleared
2 118 (12.29%) SC Cleared
3 46 (4.79%) AWS Certification
4 19 (1.98%) Degree
5 10 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (0.94%) CISM
6 9 (0.94%) CISSP
7 8 (0.83%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 8 (0.83%) CCSP
8 5 (0.52%) CREST Certified
8 5 (0.52%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.52%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.52%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.31%) RHCE
11 2 (0.21%) CCNP
12 1 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.10%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.60%) QA
2 12 (1.25%) GCP
3 8 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.63%) GDPR
4 6 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 553 (57.60%) Docker
2 43 (4.48%) HDFS
3 40 (4.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 31 (3.23%) Active Directory
5 18 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (1.56%) etcd
6 15 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (1.25%) vCloud
8 7 (0.73%) LXC
8 7 (0.73%) Postfix
8 7 (0.73%) Squid
9 6 (0.63%) NFS
9 6 (0.63%) Varnish
9 6 (0.63%) vSphere
10 4 (0.42%) pfSense
10 4 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.31%) OpenDJ
11 3 (0.31%) OpenIDM
11 3 (0.31%) Xen
12 2 (0.21%) KVM
Systems Management
1 484 (50.42%) Ansible
2 365 (38.02%) Puppet
3 335 (34.90%) Kubernetes
4 191 (19.90%) Opscode Chef
5 104 (10.83%) Packer
6 67 (6.98%) Consul
7 52 (5.42%) logstash
8 45 (4.69%) Kibana
9 33 (3.44%) Mesos
10 24 (2.50%) Docker Swarm
11 23 (2.40%) Grafana
11 23 (2.40%) Graphite
12 22 (2.29%) ZABBIX
13 21 (2.19%) Prometheus
14 18 (1.88%) Nagios
15 15 (1.56%) Rancher
16 14 (1.46%) Sysdig
17 11 (1.15%) Fluentd
18 10 (1.04%) BladeLogic
19 9 (0.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (8.02%) Google
2 48 (5.00%) VMware
3 47 (4.90%) Red Hat
4 35 (3.65%) Microsoft
4 35 (3.65%) Oracle
5 34 (3.54%) Atlassian
6 29 (3.02%) New Relic
6 29 (3.02%) SaltStack
7 21 (2.19%) Hortonworks
8 20 (2.08%) Cloudera
9 13 (1.35%) SAP
9 13 (1.35%) Splunk
10 10 (1.04%) BMC
11 9 (0.94%) Rackspace
12 7 (0.73%) AppDynamics
12 7 (0.73%) Sonatype
13 6 (0.63%) Facebook
13 6 (0.63%) Juniper
13 6 (0.63%) Qualys
13 6 (0.63%) Trend Micro