Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 96 215
Rank change year-on-year +34 +119 +301
Contract jobs citing Terraform 1,652 1,218 475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 4.08% 2.65% 1.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.27% 19.62% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,163 953 367
London median daily rate £575 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% - +7.32%
10th Percentile £475 £463 £425
90th Percentile £700 £680 £640
England median daily rate £560 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +1.82% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
London median hourly rate £70.00 £65.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
England median hourly rate £70.00 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year +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 6,537 6,208 4,610
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.13% 13.51% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,654 4,591 3,293
London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.82%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £320
90th Percentile £688 £673 £638
England median daily rate £500 £498 £460
% change year-on-year +0.50% +8.15% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 80 41
London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - +11.73%
10th Percentile £15.50 £13.25 £15.00
90th Percentile £51.05 £64.13 £47.00
England median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +8.33% -16.28% +0.80%

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 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 +38 305 £575 +3.60% 42
South London +16 134 £550 - 6
East London +16 70 £600 +6.67% 3
West London +32 35 £525 - 2
North London - 8 £650 - 3
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 1,307 (79.12%) DevOps
2 1,098 (66.46%) Amazon AWS
3 925 (55.99%) Docker
4 916 (55.45%) Kubernetes
5 757 (45.82%) Ansible
6 652 (39.47%) Python
7 614 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
8 610 (36.92%) Jenkins
9 597 (36.14%) Linux
10 548 (33.17%) Java
11 474 (28.69%) Microsoft Azure
12 393 (23.79%) Finance
13 369 (22.34%) Puppet
14 324 (19.61%) Microservices
15 305 (18.46%) Git (software)
16 299 (18.10%) AWS CloudFormation
17 291 (17.62%) Serverless
18 288 (17.43%) Google Cloud Platform
19 286 (17.31%) Configuration Management
20 278 (16.83%) Infrastructure as Code
21 271 (16.40%) Amazon S3
22 268 (16.22%) Amazon EC2
23 263 (15.92%) Web Services
24 248 (15.01%) AWS Lambda
25 244 (14.77%) Opscode Chef
26 236 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
27 226 (13.68%) Amazon RDS
28 223 (13.50%) Bash Shell
29 215 (13.01%) Software Engineering
30 207 (12.53%) Security Cleared

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
1 115 (6.96%) Confluence
2 92 (5.57%) nginx
3 88 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
4 73 (4.42%) Apache
5 47 (2.85%) Apache Spark
6 37 (2.24%) Tomcat
7 35 (2.12%) Cloud Foundry
8 31 (1.88%) IIS
9 19 (1.15%) OpenStack
10 18 (1.09%) WebSphere
11 13 (0.79%) Apache Airflow
12 11 (0.67%) Apache Solr
12 11 (0.67%) Jetty
13 10 (0.61%) SharePoint
14 9 (0.54%) Mongrel
15 8 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 7 (0.42%) Drupal
17 5 (0.30%) CMS
18 4 (0.24%) Umbraco
19 3 (0.18%) Lightstreamer
Applications
1 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.30%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.24%) Magento
3 3 (0.18%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1,098 (66.46%) Amazon AWS
2 474 (28.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 299 (18.10%) AWS CloudFormation
4 291 (17.62%) Serverless
5 288 (17.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 271 (16.40%) Amazon S3
7 268 (16.22%) Amazon EC2
8 248 (15.01%) AWS Lambda
9 140 (8.47%) Amazon SQS
10 131 (7.93%) OpenShift
11 130 (7.87%) GitHub
12 90 (5.45%) PaaS
13 83 (5.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 76 (4.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 71 (4.30%) Route 53
16 69 (4.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 68 (4.12%) IaaS
18 49 (2.97%) SaaS
19 41 (2.48%) Azure Active Directory
20 39 (2.36%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 77 (4.66%) Firewall
2 72 (4.36%) VPN
3 52 (3.15%) DNS
4 39 (2.36%) TCP/IP
5 31 (1.88%) HTTP
6 26 (1.57%) SSL
7 20 (1.21%) FTP
7 20 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
8 19 (1.15%) Kerberos
8 19 (1.15%) Network Security
9 18 (1.09%) WAN
10 16 (0.97%) IPsec
11 15 (0.91%) DHCP
12 13 (0.79%) AMQP
13 9 (0.54%) Internet
14 8 (0.48%) DMZ
14 8 (0.48%) DSL
15 5 (0.30%) IMAP
15 5 (0.30%) SMTP
16 3 (0.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (13.68%) Amazon RDS
2 158 (9.56%) Big Data
3 121 (7.32%) Amazon Redshift
4 117 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
5 105 (6.36%) SQL Server
6 92 (5.57%) NoSQL
7 89 (5.39%) Hadoop
8 72 (4.36%) MySQL
9 64 (3.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 63 (3.81%) MongoDB
11 61 (3.69%) Redis
12 43 (2.60%) Relational Database
13 39 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
14 33 (2.00%) BigQuery
15 29 (1.76%) Azure SQL Database
16 23 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
16 23 (1.39%) HBase
16 23 (1.39%) RDBMS
17 16 (0.97%) Amazon Athena
18 14 (0.85%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 610 (36.92%) Jenkins
2 305 (18.46%) Git (software)
3 166 (10.05%) Artifactory
4 154 (9.32%) JIRA
5 143 (8.66%) GitLab
6 71 (4.30%) Maven
7 68 (4.12%) Bitbucket
8 67 (4.06%) TeamCity
9 61 (3.69%) RStudio
10 59 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 53 (3.21%) Visual Studio Team System
12 52 (3.15%) Travis CI
13 50 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
14 38 (2.30%) CircleCI
14 38 (2.30%) Octopus Deploy
15 35 (2.12%) SonarQube
16 34 (2.06%) Gradle
16 34 (2.06%) Selenium
17 33 (2.00%) GoCD
18 25 (1.51%) Subversion
General
1 393 (23.79%) Finance
2 104 (6.30%) Banking
3 62 (3.75%) Front Office
4 49 (2.97%) Retail
5 35 (2.12%) Marketing
6 34 (2.06%) Games
7 31 (1.88%) Advertising
8 23 (1.39%) Financial Institution
9 22 (1.33%) Telecoms
10 21 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 19 (1.15%) Electronics
12 18 (1.09%) German Language
12 18 (1.09%) Law
13 14 (0.85%) French Language
14 11 (0.67%) Publishing
15 9 (0.54%) Legal
16 7 (0.42%) Investment Banking
17 6 (0.36%) Retail Banking
18 4 (0.24%) Billing
19 3 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 848 (51.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 386 (23.37%) AWS Engineer
3 331 (20.04%) AWS DevOps
4 327 (19.79%) Developer
5 284 (17.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 148 (8.96%) Cloud Engineer
7 137 (8.29%) AWS Developer
8 112 (6.78%) Senior DevOps
9 110 (6.66%) Architect
10 109 (6.60%) Java Developer
11 89 (5.39%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 88 (5.33%) Platform Engineer
13 86 (5.21%) Azure DevOps
14 84 (5.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 77 (4.66%) Senior Developer
16 74 (4.48%) Azure Engineer
17 69 (4.18%) JavaScript Developer
18 64 (3.87%) Azure DevOps Engineer
19 56 (3.39%) Python Developer
20 52 (3.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (15.92%) Web Services
2 200 (12.11%) Node.js
3 164 (9.93%) Kafka
4 128 (7.75%) J2EE
5 89 (5.39%) RESTful
6 88 (5.33%) Elastic Stack
7 86 (5.21%) .NET
8 84 (5.08%) AngularJS
9 82 (4.96%) React
10 67 (4.06%) REST
11 58 (3.51%) Spring
12 51 (3.09%) RabbitMQ
13 50 (3.03%) Spring Boot
14 42 (2.54%) J2SE
15 35 (2.12%) CSS
16 34 (2.06%) JSON
16 34 (2.06%) LDAP
17 32 (1.94%) Hibernate
18 30 (1.82%) Express
18 30 (1.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 122 (7.38%) Greenfield Project
2 90 (5.45%) Fintech
3 79 (4.78%) Cloud Native
4 69 (4.18%) Public Cloud
5 59 (3.57%) Fixed Income
6 43 (2.60%) Data Centre
7 40 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
8 39 (2.36%) Linux Command Line
9 35 (2.12%) Hybrid Cloud
10 32 (1.94%) PKI
11 29 (1.76%) Mobile App
12 18 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
14 14 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
15 13 (0.79%) Hedge funds
16 12 (0.73%) Blog
17 11 (0.67%) Algorithms
18 10 (0.61%) Analytical Mindset
18 10 (0.61%) Private Cloud
19 9 (0.54%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 597 (36.14%) Linux
2 156 (9.44%) Windows
3 135 (8.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 95 (5.75%) Unix
5 63 (3.81%) CentOS
6 53 (3.21%) Windows Server
7 25 (1.51%) Ubuntu
8 13 (0.79%) Apple iOS
9 11 (0.67%) Android
10 10 (0.61%) Debian
11 4 (0.24%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.24%) Mesosphere
12 3 (0.18%) Fedora
12 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.12%) DC/OS
13 2 (0.12%) Solaris
14 1 (0.061%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.061%) SUSE
14 1 (0.061%) VMS
14 1 (0.061%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,307 (79.12%) DevOps
2 614 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
3 324 (19.61%) Microservices
4 286 (17.31%) Configuration Management
5 278 (16.83%) Infrastructure as Code
6 236 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 215 (13.01%) Software Engineering
8 168 (10.17%) Open Source
9 140 (8.47%) Migration
10 137 (8.29%) Scrum
11 135 (8.17%) Deployment Automation
12 124 (7.51%) TDD
13 119 (7.20%) Asset Management
14 103 (6.23%) Continuous Delivery
15 100 (6.05%) Test Automation
16 85 (5.15%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 81 (4.90%) E-Commerce
18 74 (4.48%) Problem-Solving
19 70 (4.24%) Decision-Making
20 68 (4.12%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 652 (39.47%) Python
2 548 (33.17%) Java
3 223 (13.50%) Bash Shell
4 199 (12.05%) JavaScript
5 184 (11.14%) Ruby
6 138 (8.35%) Go
7 127 (7.69%) SQL
8 119 (7.20%) PowerShell
9 83 (5.02%) Java 8
10 72 (4.36%) C#
11 68 (4.12%) Groovy
12 62 (3.75%) Perl
13 56 (3.39%) Scala
14 47 (2.85%) Shell Script
15 32 (1.94%) PHP
15 32 (1.94%) TypeScript
16 29 (1.76%) ES6
17 21 (1.27%) C++
18 13 (0.79%) VB
19 12 (0.73%) C
Qualifications
1 207 (12.53%) Security Cleared
2 174 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 70 (4.24%) AWS Certification
4 14 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 14 (0.85%) Degree
5 6 (0.36%) DBS Check
6 5 (0.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.30%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (0.24%) MCSA
7 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.18%) CHECK Team Member
8 3 (0.18%) MCSE
9 2 (0.12%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.061%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.061%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.061%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (1.82%) QA
2 8 (0.48%) GDPR
3 2 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.12%) PMO
3 2 (0.12%) PSD2
4 1 (0.061%) COBIT
4 1 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.061%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.061%) SLA
System Software
1 925 (55.99%) Docker
2 72 (4.36%) Active Directory
3 39 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
4 31 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (0.97%) Xen
6 15 (0.91%) HDFS
7 9 (0.54%) Squid
8 8 (0.48%) Hyper-V
9 7 (0.42%) Apache Flume
9 7 (0.42%) Snort
10 4 (0.24%) KVM
10 4 (0.24%) Varnish
10 4 (0.24%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.18%) NFS
11 3 (0.18%) XenApp
12 2 (0.12%) etcd
12 2 (0.12%) RHEV
13 1 (0.061%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.061%) iptables
13 1 (0.061%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 916 (55.45%) Kubernetes
2 757 (45.82%) Ansible
3 369 (22.34%) Puppet
4 244 (14.77%) Opscode Chef
5 132 (7.99%) Packer
6 100 (6.05%) Consul
7 45 (2.72%) Kibana
7 45 (2.72%) Prometheus
8 39 (2.36%) Salt
9 35 (2.12%) logstash
10 33 (2.00%) Docker Swarm
11 32 (1.94%) Mesos
12 30 (1.82%) Grafana
13 26 (1.57%) Nagios
14 22 (1.33%) ZABBIX
15 19 (1.15%) Sysdig
16 17 (1.03%) HAProxy
17 11 (0.67%) Graphite
18 10 (0.61%) Fluentd
19 9 (0.54%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 162 (9.81%) Google
2 91 (5.51%) Atlassian
3 83 (5.02%) Microsoft
4 68 (4.12%) Red Hat
5 58 (3.51%) New Relic
6 51 (3.09%) Splunk
6 51 (3.09%) VMware
7 47 (2.85%) SaltStack
8 26 (1.57%) Oracle
9 24 (1.45%) SAP
10 23 (1.39%) Facebook
11 17 (1.03%) Hortonworks
12 13 (0.79%) IBM
12 13 (0.79%) ServiceNow
12 13 (0.79%) Twitter
13 11 (0.67%) Dynatrace
14 10 (0.61%) hybris
14 10 (0.61%) IFS
15 9 (0.54%) AppDynamics
16 8 (0.48%) Adobe