Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 241 346
Rank change year-on-year +54 +105 +44
Contract jobs citing Terraform 219 130 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.29% 0.78% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.28% 6.06% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 102 18
South East median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +6.15%
10th Percentile £413 £400 £411
90th Percentile £638 £587 £549
England median daily rate £550 £535 £515
% change year-on-year +2.80% +3.88% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £90.00 - -

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 2,359 2,146 1,921
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.88% 12.81% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,391 1,322 1,122
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 £588 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 57 62
South East median hourly rate £16.89 £14.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.45% -49.57% +43.75%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.95 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.61 £44.35 £59.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.73
% change year-on-year - -15.58% +3.65%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +12 92 £500 - 23
Hampshire +22 54 £500 - 11
Berkshire +21 48 £525 +5.00% 12
West Sussex +15 40 £537 +7.45% 4
Oxfordshire -7 35 £500 - 9
Surrey -19 21 £575 +15.00% 9
Buckinghamshire +27 9 £378 -2.58% 2
East Sussex -9 9 £500 -8.05%
Kent - 1 £625 -
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 186 (84.93%) DevOps
2 146 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 144 (65.75%) Linux
4 128 (58.45%) Docker
5 124 (56.62%) Ansible
6 107 (48.86%) Puppet
7 102 (46.58%) Jenkins
8 95 (43.38%) Kubernetes
9 83 (37.90%) Agile Software Development
10 68 (31.05%) Opscode Chef
11 58 (26.48%) Git (software)
12 55 (25.11%) Microsoft Azure
12 55 (25.11%) Python
13 48 (21.92%) Windows
14 43 (19.63%) AWS CloudFormation
15 41 (18.72%) Unix
15 41 (18.72%) Bash Shell
16 40 (18.26%) Deployment Automation
17 38 (17.35%) Continuous Delivery
18 35 (15.98%) PaaS
19 33 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
19 33 (15.07%) Configuration Management
20 29 (13.24%) IaaS
21 28 (12.79%) Amazon EC2
22 27 (12.33%) Elasticsearch
22 27 (12.33%) Java
23 26 (11.87%) Cloud Native
23 26 (11.87%) Serverless
24 24 (10.96%) Amazon Glacier
25 23 (10.50%) 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 27 (12.33%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (2.74%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.74%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (2.28%) Apache
3 5 (2.28%) Confluence
4 4 (1.83%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.37%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.37%) nginx
5 3 (1.37%) Tuxedo
5 3 (1.37%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.91%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.91%) Appian
7 1 (0.46%) IIS
7 1 (0.46%) JBoss
7 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 146 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (25.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (19.63%) AWS CloudFormation
4 35 (15.98%) PaaS
5 29 (13.24%) IaaS
6 28 (12.79%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (11.87%) Serverless
8 24 (10.96%) Amazon Glacier
9 18 (8.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 13 (5.94%) Amazon S3
10 13 (5.94%) Google Cloud Platform
11 12 (5.48%) Route 53
12 11 (5.02%) GitHub
12 11 (5.02%) OpenShift
12 11 (5.02%) SaaS
13 10 (4.57%) AWS Lambda
14 7 (3.20%) Amazon EMR
15 5 (2.28%) Azure Functions
15 5 (2.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 4 (1.83%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.02%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.11%) NetScaler
3 6 (2.74%) HTTP
3 6 (2.74%) SSL
3 6 (2.74%) VPN
4 5 (2.28%) DSL
5 4 (1.83%) DNS
6 3 (1.37%) DHCP
7 2 (0.91%) Network Security
8 1 (0.46%) Firewall
8 1 (0.46%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.31%) NoSQL
2 12 (5.48%) Redis
3 10 (4.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (4.11%) Cosmos DB
4 9 (4.11%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.20%) RDBMS
5 7 (3.20%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.20%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.74%) Big Data
6 6 (2.74%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.28%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (2.28%) Data Lake
7 5 (2.28%) Riak
8 4 (1.83%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.37%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.37%) Geospatial Data
9 3 (1.37%) Impala
9 3 (1.37%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 102 (46.58%) Jenkins
2 58 (26.48%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.85%) Visual Studio
4 12 (5.48%) GitLab
4 12 (5.48%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (4.57%) Visual Studio Team System
6 9 (4.11%) Maven
6 9 (4.11%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (4.11%) Vagrant
7 7 (3.20%) Cucumber
7 7 (3.20%) Travis CI
8 6 (2.74%) JIRA
8 6 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (2.28%) Artifactory
9 5 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (2.28%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.83%) CircleCI
10 4 (1.83%) Gradle
10 4 (1.83%) Selenium
11 3 (1.37%) JUnit
General
1 6 (2.74%) Finance
2 2 (0.91%) Financial Institution
2 2 (0.91%) Publishing
2 2 (0.91%) Retail
2 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.46%) Automotive
3 1 (0.46%) Games
3 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 126 (57.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 52 (23.74%) AWS DevOps
2 52 (23.74%) AWS Engineer
3 48 (21.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 29 (13.24%) Developer
5 27 (12.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 14 (6.39%) React Developer
7 13 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (5.48%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (5.48%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (5.48%) Node.js Developer
9 9 (4.11%) Architect
9 9 (4.11%) Automation Engineer
9 9 (4.11%) Lead DevOps
9 9 (4.11%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.65%) Azure DevOps
10 8 (3.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (3.65%) Java Developer
10 8 (3.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 8 (3.65%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.50%) Node.js
2 19 (8.68%) AngularJS
3 18 (8.22%) JSON
3 18 (8.22%) Web Services
4 12 (5.48%) React
4 12 (5.48%) RESTful
4 12 (5.48%) Vue.js
5 10 (4.57%) Kafka
6 9 (4.11%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (4.11%) REST
6 9 (4.11%) Spring
7 7 (3.20%) SOAP
7 7 (3.20%) Spring Boot
8 5 (2.28%) Hibernate
8 5 (2.28%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (2.28%) SAML
9 4 (1.83%) LAMP
9 4 (1.83%) Play Framework
9 4 (1.83%) YAML
10 3 (1.37%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.87%) Cloud Native
2 21 (9.59%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (7.76%) Public Cloud
4 13 (5.94%) Hybrid Cloud
5 12 (5.48%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.65%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.74%) CMDB
8 5 (2.28%) PKI
9 4 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.91%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.91%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.91%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 1 (0.46%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.46%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 144 (65.75%) Linux
2 48 (21.92%) Windows
3 41 (18.72%) Unix
4 21 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (8.22%) CentOS
6 17 (7.76%) Ubuntu
7 8 (3.65%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.28%) CoreOS
9 3 (1.37%) DC/OS
10 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.91%) Debian
10 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (84.93%) DevOps
2 83 (37.90%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (18.26%) Deployment Automation
4 38 (17.35%) Continuous Delivery
5 33 (15.07%) Configuration Management
5 33 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (10.50%) Scrum
7 19 (8.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 19 (8.68%) Microservices
7 19 (8.68%) Migration
8 17 (7.76%) Analytics
9 16 (7.31%) Task Automation
10 14 (6.39%) Service Management
11 13 (5.94%) Test Automation
12 12 (5.48%) Waterfall
13 11 (5.02%) ITIL
13 11 (5.02%) TDD
14 10 (4.57%) Data Science
15 9 (4.11%) Front End Development
15 9 (4.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 55 (25.11%) Python
2 41 (18.72%) Bash Shell
3 27 (12.33%) Java
4 23 (10.50%) JavaScript
5 22 (10.05%) PowerShell
6 16 (7.31%) SQL
7 14 (6.39%) Ruby
8 12 (5.48%) TypeScript
9 10 (4.57%) Groovy
10 8 (3.65%) Perl
11 7 (3.20%) Go
12 6 (2.74%) Java 8
13 5 (2.28%) Korn
14 4 (1.83%) PHP
15 3 (1.37%) Scala
16 2 (0.91%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.91%) ES6
16 2 (0.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 14 (6.39%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.91%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.91%) Degree
4 2 (0.91%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.46%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 128 (58.45%) Docker
2 15 (6.85%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (4.11%) oVirt
3 9 (4.11%) RHEV
4 8 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (2.74%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.28%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (1.83%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.83%) NFS
7 4 (1.83%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 124 (56.62%) Ansible
2 107 (48.86%) Puppet
3 95 (43.38%) Kubernetes
4 68 (31.05%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (9.13%) Packer
6 12 (5.48%) CloudForms
6 12 (5.48%) SCOrch
7 7 (3.20%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (2.74%) Prometheus
8 6 (2.74%) Salt
9 5 (2.28%) Nagios
9 5 (2.28%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (1.37%) Consul
11 2 (0.91%) Grafana
11 2 (0.91%) Rancher
12 1 (0.46%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (9.13%) VMware
2 19 (8.68%) Red Hat
3 16 (7.31%) Cisco
4 15 (6.85%) Microsoft
5 14 (6.39%) CA
6 13 (5.94%) Splunk
7 12 (5.48%) Google
8 11 (5.02%) Oracle
9 8 (3.65%) Citrix
10 7 (3.20%) BMC
10 7 (3.20%) Remedy
11 6 (2.74%) ServiceNow
12 5 (2.28%) McAfee
13 4 (1.83%) Databricks
13 4 (1.83%) New Relic
14 3 (1.37%) F5
14 3 (1.37%) Nokia
14 3 (1.37%) SaltStack
15 2 (0.91%) Atlassian
16 1 (0.46%) Tableau