Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 258 366
Rank change year-on-year +83 +108 -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 237 110 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.45% 0.68% 0.094%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.94% 5.43% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 91 13
South East median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £413 £400 £419
90th Percentile £646 £588 £573
England median daily rate £550 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £72.25 - -

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 2,167 2,024 2,050
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.28% 12.46% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,296 1,232 1,209
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 55 74
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £27.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -45.21% +35.62%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.55 £12.25
90th Percentile £54.38 £43.75 £58.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +7.14%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +55 115 £500 +5.26% 25
Berkshire +38 54 £494 -1.25% 10
Hampshire +21 53 £500 - 8
Oxfordshire +12 49 £500 +5.26% 15
West Sussex +33 43 £530 +32.50% 6
Surrey -30 13 £620 +15.35% 4
Buckinghamshire +23 12 £453 +16.77%
East Sussex -4 10 £500 +11.11% 4
Kent - 1 £625 - 1
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (87.34%) DevOps
2 174 (73.42%) Amazon AWS
3 154 (64.98%) Linux
4 126 (53.16%) Docker
5 124 (52.32%) Puppet
6 113 (47.68%) Ansible
7 108 (45.57%) Jenkins
8 101 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
9 97 (40.93%) Kubernetes
10 74 (31.22%) Opscode Chef
11 64 (27.00%) Python
12 63 (26.58%) Git (software)
13 56 (23.63%) Unix
14 50 (21.10%) Deployment Automation
15 48 (20.25%) Windows
15 48 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
16 47 (19.83%) Bash Shell
17 42 (17.72%) AWS CloudFormation
18 40 (16.88%) Continuous Delivery
19 39 (16.46%) Configuration Management
20 37 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
21 33 (13.92%) Serverless
21 33 (13.92%) Node.js
21 33 (13.92%) Java
22 32 (13.50%) Amazon EC2
23 31 (13.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 31 (13.08%) Web Services
24 30 (12.66%) Elasticsearch
24 30 (12.66%) Cloud Native
25 28 (11.81%) JavaScript

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 30 (12.66%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (3.80%) Apache
3 8 (3.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (2.53%) Apache Solr
4 6 (2.53%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.53%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.11%) OpenStack
5 5 (2.11%) Tuxedo
6 4 (1.69%) Confluence
7 3 (1.27%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.27%) JBoss
8 2 (0.84%) Appian
8 2 (0.84%) IIS
8 2 (0.84%) nginx
9 1 (0.42%) AquaLogic
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (2.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 174 (73.42%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (17.72%) AWS CloudFormation
4 33 (13.92%) Serverless
5 32 (13.50%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (11.39%) Amazon Glacier
7 26 (10.97%) PaaS
8 24 (10.13%) IaaS
9 19 (8.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 16 (6.75%) AWS Lambda
10 16 (6.75%) SaaS
11 10 (4.22%) Amazon S3
11 10 (4.22%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (3.38%) Azure Functions
12 8 (3.38%) Datadog
13 7 (2.95%) AWS CodePipeline
13 7 (2.95%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 7 (2.95%) GitHub
13 7 (2.95%) Route 53
13 7 (2.95%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.22%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.38%) VPN
3 5 (2.11%) HTTP
3 5 (2.11%) SSL
4 3 (1.27%) DNS
5 2 (0.84%) DHCP
5 2 (0.84%) NAS
5 2 (0.84%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.84%) Network Security
6 1 (0.42%) DSL
6 1 (0.42%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.28%) NoSQL
2 14 (5.91%) Redis
3 13 (5.49%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (5.49%) MongoDB
4 12 (5.06%) Cosmos DB
5 11 (4.64%) Big Data
5 11 (4.64%) Hadoop
6 10 (4.22%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.80%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.38%) Data Lake
9 7 (2.95%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.95%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.95%) Geospatial Data
10 5 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.11%) Riak
11 3 (1.27%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.27%) Impala
11 3 (1.27%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.84%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 108 (45.57%) Jenkins
2 63 (26.58%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.33%) Visual Studio
4 12 (5.06%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (4.22%) Artifactory
5 10 (4.22%) GitLab
6 9 (3.80%) Bitbucket
6 9 (3.80%) JIRA
6 9 (3.80%) Maven
6 9 (3.80%) Vagrant
7 8 (3.38%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (2.95%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (2.95%) Travis CI
9 6 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (2.11%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.27%) JUnit
11 3 (1.27%) RSpec
11 3 (1.27%) Selenium
11 3 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 9 (3.80%) Publishing
2 7 (2.95%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.53%) Finance
4 3 (1.27%) Banking
4 3 (1.27%) Retail
5 1 (0.42%) Automotive
5 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 147 (62.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 70 (29.54%) AWS DevOps
3 66 (27.85%) AWS Engineer
4 63 (26.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 34 (14.35%) Cloud Engineer
6 33 (13.92%) Developer
7 18 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (7.17%) React Developer
9 16 (6.75%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (6.75%) JavaScript Developer
10 14 (5.91%) Node.js Developer
11 13 (5.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 13 (5.49%) JavaScript Engineer
11 13 (5.49%) Software Engineer
12 11 (4.64%) Agile Developer
13 10 (4.22%) Automation Engineer
14 9 (3.80%) Lead DevOps
14 9 (3.80%) Team Leader
15 8 (3.38%) AWS Developer
15 8 (3.38%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (13.92%) Node.js
2 31 (13.08%) Web Services
3 21 (8.86%) AngularJS
4 16 (6.75%) JSON
4 16 (6.75%) React
4 16 (6.75%) Vue.js
5 14 (5.91%) SAML
6 11 (4.64%) RESTful
7 8 (3.38%) Spring
8 7 (2.95%) Kafka
8 7 (2.95%) LAMP
9 6 (2.53%) Elastic Stack
9 6 (2.53%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (2.53%) REST
9 6 (2.53%) SOAP
9 6 (2.53%) Spring Boot
10 5 (2.11%) Hibernate
11 4 (1.69%) .NET
11 4 (1.69%) Play Framework
12 3 (1.27%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.66%) Cloud Native
2 20 (8.44%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (8.02%) Public Cloud
4 12 (5.06%) Hybrid Cloud
4 12 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.64%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (2.11%) PKI
7 2 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.42%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.42%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.42%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 154 (64.98%) Linux
2 56 (23.63%) Unix
3 48 (20.25%) Windows
4 31 (13.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (7.59%) CentOS
6 14 (5.91%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.11%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.84%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (0.84%) Debian
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.42%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (87.34%) DevOps
2 101 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (21.10%) Deployment Automation
4 40 (16.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 39 (16.46%) Configuration Management
6 37 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (10.13%) Scrum
8 19 (8.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 19 (8.02%) Test Automation
9 17 (7.17%) Software Engineering
10 13 (5.49%) TDD
11 12 (5.06%) Waterfall
12 11 (4.64%) Microservices
13 10 (4.22%) High Availability
13 10 (4.22%) Task Automation
14 9 (3.80%) Analytics
14 9 (3.80%) ITIL
14 9 (3.80%) Migration
14 9 (3.80%) Workflow
15 8 (3.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (27.00%) Python
2 47 (19.83%) Bash Shell
3 33 (13.92%) Java
4 28 (11.81%) JavaScript
5 26 (10.97%) Ruby
6 22 (9.28%) PowerShell
7 18 (7.59%) SQL
8 16 (6.75%) TypeScript
9 14 (5.91%) Groovy
10 7 (2.95%) C#
10 7 (2.95%) Perl
10 7 (2.95%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.53%) Java 8
11 6 (2.53%) PHP
12 4 (1.69%) Go
13 3 (1.27%) Scala
14 2 (0.84%) Korn
15 1 (0.42%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.42%) ES6
Qualifications
1 15 (6.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.84%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.42%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.42%) Degree
5 1 (0.42%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 126 (53.16%) Docker
2 14 (5.91%) oVirt
2 14 (5.91%) RHEV
3 9 (3.80%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (2.53%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.84%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.84%) NFS
5 2 (0.84%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.42%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 124 (52.32%) Puppet
2 113 (47.68%) Ansible
3 97 (40.93%) Kubernetes
4 74 (31.22%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (8.44%) Packer
6 12 (5.06%) CloudForms
6 12 (5.06%) SCOrch
7 11 (4.64%) Salt
8 5 (2.11%) Nagios
8 5 (2.11%) SCCM
8 5 (2.11%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (1.69%) Kibana
10 3 (1.27%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.27%) Rancher
11 2 (0.84%) Grafana
11 2 (0.84%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.42%) Consul
12 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (10.55%) Red Hat
2 11 (4.64%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.22%) Google
3 10 (4.22%) Oracle
3 10 (4.22%) VMware
4 8 (3.38%) Cisco
4 8 (3.38%) New Relic
5 7 (2.95%) PagerDuty
5 7 (2.95%) Splunk
6 6 (2.53%) BMC
6 6 (2.53%) CA
6 6 (2.53%) Remedy
7 5 (2.11%) Databricks
8 3 (1.27%) Ivanti
8 3 (1.27%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.84%) ATG
9 2 (0.84%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.84%) F5
9 2 (0.84%) Nokia
10 1 (0.42%) MKS