Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 15 July 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 292 390
Rank change year-on-year +111 +98 -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 231 71 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.35% 0.44% 0.032%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.19% 3.84% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 69 6
South East median daily rate £506 £475 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.58% -7.32% -
10th Percentile £414 £400 £475
90th Percentile £625 £575 £569
England median daily rate £550 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% -8.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £65.00 - -

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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,266 1,850 2,261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.26% 11.54% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,348 1,098 1,357
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £264 £267 £256
90th Percentile £580 £550 £538
England median daily rate £488 £465 £425
% change year-on-year +4.84% +9.41% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 65 82
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -34.58% +37.18%
10th Percentile £11.55 £12.00 £13.44
90th Percentile £56.08 £57.50 £58.75
England median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% -18.18% +8.99%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Terraform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in the South East

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Terraform in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Terraform in the South East

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in the South East over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terraform in the South East

Terraform
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. 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
Thames Valley +78 126 £500 +11.11% 21
Hampshire +51 61 £500 +11.05% 13
Oxfordshire +35 59 £545 +19.13% 9
Berkshire +44 52 £485 +6.30% 10
West Sussex +17 24 £525 +40.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +23 15 £500 +29.03% 2
Surrey -41 9 £550 +2.33% 6
East Sussex -5 7 £500 +11.11% 1
Kent +10 1 £675 +68.54% 1
Sussex - 1 £665 -
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 207 (89.61%) DevOps
2 147 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
3 133 (57.58%) Linux
4 105 (45.45%) Docker
5 100 (43.29%) Puppet
6 96 (41.56%) Ansible
7 95 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
8 89 (38.53%) Jenkins
9 84 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
10 83 (35.93%) Kubernetes
11 63 (27.27%) Python
12 53 (22.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 52 (22.51%) Node.js
14 50 (21.65%) Git (software)
15 49 (21.21%) Windows
16 46 (19.91%) Unix
17 45 (19.48%) Bash Shell
18 44 (19.05%) Ruby
19 42 (18.18%) Packer
20 40 (17.32%) Continuous Delivery
21 38 (16.45%) Configuration Management
22 37 (16.02%) AWS CloudFormation
23 35 (15.15%) Red Hat
23 35 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
24 34 (14.72%) Amazon EC2
24 34 (14.72%) Software Engineering
25 33 (14.29%) Serverless
26 32 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
26 32 (13.85%) JavaScript
27 31 (13.42%) AngularJS

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 29 (12.55%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (7.36%) Apache
3 10 (4.33%) IIS
4 7 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (3.03%) JBoss
5 6 (2.60%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.16%) Apache Solr
6 5 (2.16%) Apache Spark
6 5 (2.16%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.73%) Tuxedo
8 3 (1.30%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.43%) AquaLogic
9 1 (0.43%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.43%) Confluence
9 1 (0.43%) nginx
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 147 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (16.02%) AWS CloudFormation
3 34 (14.72%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (14.29%) Serverless
5 32 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 25 (10.82%) AWS Lambda
7 21 (9.09%) OpenShift
8 16 (6.93%) SaaS
9 13 (5.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 11 (4.76%) Amazon Glacier
10 11 (4.76%) PaaS
11 10 (4.33%) IaaS
12 9 (3.90%) Azure Active Directory
12 9 (3.90%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (3.46%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 8 (3.46%) Datadog
14 7 (3.03%) Amazon S3
14 7 (3.03%) Slack
15 6 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
16 4 (1.73%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.33%) VPN
2 9 (3.90%) Firewall
3 7 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (2.16%) IP Telephony
4 5 (2.16%) SAN
4 5 (2.16%) WAN
5 4 (1.73%) HTTP
5 4 (1.73%) SSL
6 2 (0.87%) NAS
6 2 (0.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.52%) Redis
2 20 (8.66%) MySQL
3 18 (7.79%) MongoDB
4 17 (7.36%) NoSQL
5 12 (5.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (5.19%) Big Data
5 12 (5.19%) Hadoop
6 11 (4.76%) Cosmos DB
7 9 (3.90%) Data Lake
8 8 (3.46%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 8 (3.46%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (3.46%) Geospatial Data
8 8 (3.46%) Relational Database
9 7 (3.03%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.16%) Riak
11 4 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.73%) SQL Server
12 3 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (1.30%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 89 (38.53%) Jenkins
2 50 (21.65%) Git (software)
3 25 (10.82%) Vagrant
4 20 (8.66%) RSpec
5 18 (7.79%) Artifactory
6 17 (7.36%) Bitbucket
7 9 (3.90%) Maven
8 8 (3.46%) Gradle
8 8 (3.46%) JIRA
8 8 (3.46%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (3.03%) GitLab
10 6 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (2.60%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (2.16%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.73%) JUnit
12 4 (1.73%) Selenium
12 4 (1.73%) Subversion
13 3 (1.30%) SoapUI
13 3 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (5.19%) Finance
2 11 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.90%) Banking
4 8 (3.46%) Publishing
5 7 (3.03%) Retail
6 1 (0.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 145 (62.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 91 (39.39%) AWS Engineer
3 76 (32.90%) AWS DevOps
4 71 (30.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 38 (16.45%) Developer
6 33 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
7 26 (11.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 26 (11.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 26 (11.26%) JavaScript Engineer
7 26 (11.26%) Software Engineer
8 24 (10.39%) Node.js Developer
9 20 (8.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (8.23%) AWS Developer
11 13 (5.63%) Agile Developer
11 13 (5.63%) Angular Developer
11 13 (5.63%) AWS Software Engineer
11 13 (5.63%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (5.63%) React Developer
12 9 (3.90%) Linux Engineer
12 9 (3.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (22.51%) Node.js
2 31 (13.42%) AngularJS
3 30 (12.99%) Web Services
4 13 (5.63%) React
4 13 (5.63%) RESTful
4 13 (5.63%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 12 (5.19%) SAML
6 9 (3.90%) JSON
7 8 (3.46%) Spring
8 7 (3.03%) REST
8 7 (3.03%) Spring Boot
9 6 (2.60%) Hibernate
10 5 (2.16%) Kafka
11 4 (1.73%) LAMP
11 4 (1.73%) OAuth
11 4 (1.73%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (1.30%) .NET
13 2 (0.87%) Ajax
13 2 (0.87%) Apache Camel
13 2 (0.87%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.39%) Linux Command Line
2 14 (6.06%) Cloud Native
2 14 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.90%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.30%) PKI
7 2 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) Fintech
8 1 (0.43%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.43%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 133 (57.58%) Linux
2 53 (22.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 49 (21.21%) Windows
4 46 (19.91%) Unix
5 12 (5.19%) CentOS
5 12 (5.19%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.46%) Ubuntu
7 7 (3.03%) Debian
8 2 (0.87%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (0.87%) DC/OS
8 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (89.61%) DevOps
2 95 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (17.32%) Continuous Delivery
4 38 (16.45%) Configuration Management
5 35 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (14.72%) Software Engineering
7 27 (11.69%) Deployment Automation
8 18 (7.79%) TDD
9 16 (6.93%) Migration
9 16 (6.93%) Test Automation
10 15 (6.49%) Microservices
11 14 (6.06%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 13 (5.63%) BDD
12 13 (5.63%) Project Management
12 13 (5.63%) Scrum
13 12 (5.19%) Analytics
13 12 (5.19%) Application Performance Monitoring
13 12 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (5.19%) Open Source
13 12 (5.19%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 63 (27.27%) Python
2 45 (19.48%) Bash Shell
3 44 (19.05%) Ruby
4 32 (13.85%) JavaScript
5 30 (12.99%) Groovy
6 29 (12.55%) PowerShell
7 26 (11.26%) TypeScript
8 24 (10.39%) Java
9 20 (8.66%) Shell Script
10 17 (7.36%) SQL
11 8 (3.46%) C#
11 8 (3.46%) Perl
11 8 (3.46%) PHP
12 5 (2.16%) Java 8
13 2 (0.87%) Go
14 1 (0.43%) C++
14 1 (0.43%) Haskell
14 1 (0.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (3.46%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.03%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.63%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.87%) GCP
System Software
1 105 (45.45%) Docker
2 12 (5.19%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.46%) oVirt
3 8 (3.46%) RHEV
3 8 (3.46%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.73%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.87%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.43%) vSphere
6 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 100 (43.29%) Puppet
2 96 (41.56%) Ansible
3 84 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
4 83 (35.93%) Kubernetes
5 42 (18.18%) Packer
6 19 (8.23%) Salt
7 5 (2.16%) Kibana
7 5 (2.16%) SCCM
8 3 (1.30%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.87%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.87%) Grafana
10 1 (0.43%) Consul
10 1 (0.43%) Rancher
10 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (15.15%) Red Hat
2 20 (8.66%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.93%) Oracle
4 11 (4.76%) VMware
5 10 (4.33%) Google
6 8 (3.46%) New Relic
7 7 (3.03%) PagerDuty
8 5 (2.16%) Cisco
8 5 (2.16%) Databricks
9 4 (1.73%) ATG
9 4 (1.73%) Ivanti
10 3 (1.30%) Cloudera
10 3 (1.30%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.30%) Splunk
11 2 (0.87%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.87%) SAP
11 2 (0.87%) Tableau
12 1 (0.43%) Adobe
12 1 (0.43%) webMethods