Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 18 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 West
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 171 200
Rank change year-on-year +18 +29 -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 75 32 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.14% 0.58% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.55% 6.50% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 22 12
South West median daily rate £550 £495 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £428 £407 £469
90th Percentile £623 £636 £586
England median daily rate £550 £538 £515
% change year-on-year +2.33% +4.37% +11.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West 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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 994 492 521
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.17% 8.87% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 296 350
South West median daily rate £425 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +13.01% -2.67%
10th Percentile £263 £215 £250
90th Percentile £575 £575 £556
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 14 13
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £22.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.55% -43.13% +77.78%
10th Percentile £17.50 £16.96 £28.00
90th Percentile £47.13 £44.63 £47.35
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in the South West

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terraform in the South West

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in the South West over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terraform in the South West

Terraform
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Bristol +9 38 £550 -8.33% 16
Wiltshire -18 22 £550 +22.22% 6
Somerset -1 7 £520 +6.12% 1
Dorset +1 5 £550 +15.79% 3
Gloucestershire - 2 £550 - 1
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 West region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 64 (85.33%) DevOps
2 50 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (65.33%) Linux
4 41 (54.67%) Jenkins
4 41 (54.67%) Kubernetes
5 37 (49.33%) Ansible
6 36 (48.00%) Docker
7 28 (37.33%) Python
8 26 (34.67%) Bash Shell
9 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (30.67%) Windows
11 21 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 17 (22.67%) Git (software)
13 16 (21.33%) Puppet
14 15 (20.00%) PowerShell
14 15 (20.00%) Finance
15 14 (18.67%) Configuration Management
15 14 (18.67%) Opscode Chef
16 13 (17.33%) AWS CloudFormation
16 13 (17.33%) Java
16 13 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (16.00%) .NET
17 12 (16.00%) Bitbucket
18 11 (14.67%) Microservices
19 10 (13.33%) Public Cloud
19 10 (13.33%) Ruby
20 9 (12.00%) JMeter
20 9 (12.00%) Migration
20 9 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 9 (12.00%) OpenShift

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (5.33%) Confluence
1 4 (5.33%) IIS
2 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.67%) JBoss
3 2 (2.67%) Mule
3 2 (2.67%) nginx
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.33%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (17.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (12.00%) OpenShift
5 8 (10.67%) Amazon S3
6 7 (9.33%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (9.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (6.67%) Apigee
7 5 (6.67%) npm
7 5 (6.67%) NuGet
7 5 (6.67%) Route 53
7 5 (6.67%) Sauce Labs
7 5 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (5.33%) GitHub
9 3 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (4.00%) Datadog
9 3 (4.00%) IaaS
9 3 (4.00%) Serverless
10 2 (2.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) NAS
1 3 (4.00%) SAN
2 2 (2.67%) OpenVPN
2 2 (2.67%) VPN
3 1 (1.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.67%) Redis
4 1 (1.33%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 41 (54.67%) Jenkins
2 17 (22.67%) Git (software)
3 12 (16.00%) Bitbucket
4 9 (12.00%) JMeter
5 8 (10.67%) GitLab
6 6 (8.00%) SonarQube
7 5 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (6.67%) TeamCity
7 5 (6.67%) Vagrant
8 4 (5.33%) CF BOSH
8 4 (5.33%) Cucumber
8 4 (5.33%) JIRA
9 3 (4.00%) Selenium
10 2 (2.67%) Ant
10 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.67%) Gradle
10 2 (2.67%) Travis CI
10 2 (2.67%) WebStorm
11 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 15 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Banking
3 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.67%) Electronics
4 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 2 (2.67%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.33%) Law
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (70.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (37.33%) AWS DevOps
3 26 (34.67%) AWS Engineer
4 25 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Architect
6 6 (8.00%) Developer
6 6 (8.00%) DevOps Architect
7 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Python Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior DevOps
9 3 (4.00%) Azure DevOps
9 3 (4.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Consultant
9 3 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 2 (2.67%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) .NET
2 8 (10.67%) Elastic Stack
3 6 (8.00%) .NET Core
3 6 (8.00%) Web Services
4 4 (5.33%) Node.js
5 3 (4.00%) HTML
5 3 (4.00%) HTML5
6 2 (2.67%) JSP
6 2 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.67%) RAML
6 2 (2.67%) React
6 2 (2.67%) Sass
6 2 (2.67%) Struts
6 2 (2.67%) Swagger
6 2 (2.67%) YAML
7 1 (1.33%) CSS
7 1 (1.33%) OSGi
7 1 (1.33%) REST
7 1 (1.33%) SOAP
7 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Public Cloud
2 4 (5.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.00%) Replication
4 2 (2.67%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.67%) Fintech
4 2 (2.67%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.33%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 49 (65.33%) Linux
2 23 (30.67%) Windows
3 8 (10.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.33%) Unix
6 3 (4.00%) CentOS
6 3 (4.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (85.33%) DevOps
2 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.67%) Configuration Management
4 13 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (14.67%) Microservices
6 9 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (12.00%) Migration
7 8 (10.67%) TDD
8 6 (8.00%) BDD
9 5 (6.67%) Auto-Scaling
9 5 (6.67%) Scrum
10 3 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (4.00%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (4.00%) Innovative Thinking
10 3 (4.00%) Network Design
10 3 (4.00%) Open Source
10 3 (4.00%) Password Management
10 3 (4.00%) Server Monitoring
10 3 (4.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.33%) Python
2 26 (34.67%) Bash Shell
3 15 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 13 (17.33%) Java
5 10 (13.33%) Ruby
6 6 (8.00%) SQL
7 3 (4.00%) Perl
7 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.33%) Groovy
8 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.00%) MCSA
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) BS25999
2 1 (1.33%) GDPR
2 1 (1.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 36 (48.00%) Docker
2 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 41 (54.67%) Kubernetes
2 37 (49.33%) Ansible
3 16 (21.33%) Puppet
4 14 (18.67%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (10.67%) Grafana
6 4 (5.33%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (5.33%) Nagios
7 3 (4.00%) Icinga
8 2 (2.67%) Packer
9 1 (1.33%) Consul
9 1 (1.33%) Kibana
9 1 (1.33%) logstash
9 1 (1.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) Google
2 6 (8.00%) Splunk
3 5 (6.67%) AppDynamics
3 5 (6.67%) SaltStack
3 5 (6.67%) Veracode
4 3 (4.00%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.00%) hybris
4 3 (4.00%) SAP
4 3 (4.00%) VMware
5 2 (2.67%) Citrix
5 2 (2.67%) MKS
5 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.33%) Adobe
6 1 (1.33%) New Relic