Period
to 15 December 2017

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 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 > South East
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 344 387
Rank change year-on-year +103 +43 -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 137 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.81% 0.14% 0.031%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.72% 1.28% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 19 6
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £474
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.26% -
10th Percentile £400 £414 £436
90th Percentile £630 £545 £513
England median daily rate £538 £515 £488
% change year-on-year +4.37% +5.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East 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 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 2039 1801 1901
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.09% 11.04% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1244 1046 1050
South East median daily rate £441 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.31% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £248 £250 £220
90th Percentile £588 £548 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £417
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.85% +4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 49 76
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.62% -7.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.25 £12.03
90th Percentile £47.50 £55.00 £55.55
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

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 December 2017.

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 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
Thames Valley +55 85 £500 +2.56% 15
Oxfordshire +55 63 £500 +14.29% 9
Berkshire +9 19 £500 - 5
Surrey -7 18 £500 - 1
Hampshire +7 13 £500 +3.90% 2
West Sussex - 10 £500 - 1
East Sussex +10 7 £520 +18.86% 3
Middlesex - 3 £400 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £388 - 1
Terraform
England

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

1 117 (85.40%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (71.53%) DevOps
3 79 (57.66%) Puppet
4 74 (54.01%) Linux
4 74 (54.01%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (52.55%) Git (software)
6 69 (50.36%) Docker
7 67 (48.91%) Jenkins
8 51 (37.23%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (33.58%) Configuration Management
9 46 (33.58%) Ansible
10 34 (24.82%) Scrum
11 33 (24.09%) AWS Lambda
11 33 (24.09%) Serverless
12 32 (23.36%) AWS CloudFormation
13 31 (22.63%) Amazon S3
14 27 (19.71%) Opscode Chef
15 26 (18.98%) Artifactory
15 26 (18.98%) Test Automation
15 26 (18.98%) Java
15 26 (18.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 24 (17.52%) Amazon EC2
17 22 (16.06%) Open Source
17 22 (16.06%) TDD
18 21 (15.33%) Cucumber
19 20 (14.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 20 (14.60%) Kanban
20 19 (13.87%) Bash Shell
21 18 (13.14%) NoSQL
21 18 (13.14%) Maven

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 10 (7.30%) Elasticsearch
1 10 (7.30%) WebLogic
2 8 (5.84%) Confluence
3 7 (5.11%) nginx
3 7 (5.11%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.38%) Apache
5 5 (3.65%) JBoss
6 4 (2.92%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (2.19%) Apache Spark
7 3 (2.19%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.46%) IIS
8 2 (1.46%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Magento
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 117 (85.40%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (24.09%) AWS Lambda
2 33 (24.09%) Serverless
3 32 (23.36%) AWS CloudFormation
4 31 (22.63%) Amazon S3
5 26 (18.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 24 (17.52%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (9.49%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (6.57%) Amazon Glacier
8 9 (6.57%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (5.11%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (3.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (3.65%) PaaS
11 4 (2.92%) GitHub
12 3 (2.19%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (2.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (1.46%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (1.46%) IaaS
13 2 (1.46%) OpenShift
13 2 (1.46%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.46%) Firewall
2 1 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.73%) DNS
2 1 (0.73%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.73%) Network Security
2 1 (0.73%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.73%) SAN
2 1 (0.73%) SSH
2 1 (0.73%) VPN
2 1 (0.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 18 (13.14%) NoSQL
3 10 (7.30%) Redis
4 7 (5.11%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (5.11%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.92%) Big Data
5 4 (2.92%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.19%) DataStax
6 3 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.19%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.19%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.46%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.46%) HBase
7 2 (1.46%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.73%) MySQL
8 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 72 (52.55%) Git (software)
2 67 (48.91%) Jenkins
3 26 (18.98%) Artifactory
4 21 (15.33%) Cucumber
5 18 (13.14%) Maven
6 17 (12.41%) Bitbucket
6 17 (12.41%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (7.30%) JIRA
8 7 (5.11%) git-flow
9 4 (2.92%) GitLab
9 4 (2.92%) Vagrant
10 3 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.46%) GoCD
11 2 (1.46%) Selenium
11 2 (1.46%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.46%) Subversion
11 2 (1.46%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.73%) CircleCI
12 1 (0.73%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (8.76%) Finance
2 8 (5.84%) Publishing
3 3 (2.19%) Retail
4 1 (0.73%) Banking
4 1 (0.73%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 75 (54.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (24.09%) AWS Engineer
3 26 (18.98%) Cloud Engineer
4 24 (17.52%) AWS DevOps
5 21 (15.33%) Developer
6 20 (14.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 17 (12.41%) AWS Developer
8 13 (9.49%) Architect
8 13 (9.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (8.76%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (8.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 11 (8.03%) Linux Engineer
10 11 (8.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 8 (5.84%) Agile Developer
11 8 (5.84%) AWS Architect
11 8 (5.84%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (5.84%) Consultant
11 8 (5.84%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (5.84%) Node.js Developer
12 7 (5.11%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.68%) Web Services
2 12 (8.76%) Node.js
3 10 (7.30%) REST
4 9 (6.57%) AngularJS
4 9 (6.57%) CSS
4 9 (6.57%) HTML
4 9 (6.57%) JSON
4 9 (6.57%) LAMP
4 9 (6.57%) LESS
4 9 (6.57%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (6.57%) Sass
5 8 (5.84%) CSS3
6 6 (4.38%) Apache Camel
6 6 (4.38%) Spring
6 6 (4.38%) Spring Boot
7 5 (3.65%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (3.65%) Play Framework
8 4 (2.92%) Spring Cloud
9 3 (2.19%) Hystrix
10 2 (1.46%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.68%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.38%) Public Cloud
3 4 (2.92%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.19%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.46%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.73%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.73%) Fintech
6 1 (0.73%) NHS
6 1 (0.73%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 74 (54.01%) Linux
2 11 (8.03%) Windows
3 7 (5.11%) Unix
4 6 (4.38%) CentOS
4 6 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.65%) Debian
6 3 (2.19%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.19%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.46%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (71.53%) DevOps
2 74 (54.01%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (37.23%) Continuous Integration
4 46 (33.58%) Configuration Management
5 34 (24.82%) Scrum
6 26 (18.98%) Test Automation
7 22 (16.06%) Open Source
7 22 (16.06%) TDD
8 20 (14.60%) Kanban
9 15 (10.95%) Continuous Delivery
9 15 (10.95%) Time Management
10 11 (8.03%) Software Engineering
10 11 (8.03%) Task Automation
11 10 (7.30%) Unit Testing
11 10 (7.30%) Web Development
12 9 (6.57%) API Development
12 9 (6.57%) BDD
12 9 (6.57%) Pair Programming
12 9 (6.57%) Software Delivery
13 8 (5.84%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (18.98%) Java
2 19 (13.87%) Bash Shell
3 17 (12.41%) PHP
4 16 (11.68%) Python
5 13 (9.49%) Ruby
6 12 (8.76%) Shell Script
7 11 (8.03%) JavaScript
7 11 (8.03%) PowerShell
8 10 (7.30%) Scala
9 9 (6.57%) Groovy
10 7 (5.11%) SQL
11 5 (3.65%) Perl
12 3 (2.19%) Go
13 1 (0.73%) C#
13 1 (0.73%) C-shell
13 1 (0.73%) F#
Qualifications
1 17 (12.41%) AWS Certification
2 15 (10.95%) SC Cleared
2 15 (10.95%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.92%) QA
2 2 (1.46%) GCP
2 2 (1.46%) GDPR
3 1 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (50.36%) Docker
2 8 (5.84%) oVirt
2 8 (5.84%) RHEV
3 2 (1.46%) HDFS
3 2 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.46%) Xen
4 1 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.73%) Varnish
4 1 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.73%) XenServer
4 1 (0.73%) zsh
Systems Management
1 79 (57.66%) Puppet
2 46 (33.58%) Ansible
3 27 (19.71%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (13.14%) Kubernetes
5 11 (8.03%) Packer
6 6 (4.38%) Kibana
7 5 (3.65%) logstash
8 4 (2.92%) Grafana
8 4 (2.92%) ZABBIX
9 3 (2.19%) Consul
9 3 (2.19%) Salt
10 2 (1.46%) Ambari
11 1 (0.73%) collectd
11 1 (0.73%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.73%) Marathon
11 1 (0.73%) Mesos
11 1 (0.73%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.73%) StatsD
11 1 (0.73%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (7.30%) Oracle
2 9 (6.57%) Google
3 8 (5.84%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.19%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.19%) Splunk
5 2 (1.46%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.46%) VMware
6 1 (0.73%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.73%) Cisco
6 1 (0.73%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.73%) Infor
6 1 (0.73%) New Relic
6 1 (0.73%) SolarWinds