Period
to 18 October 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 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 West
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 191 198
Rank change year-on-year +41 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 71 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.17% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.05% 3.80% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 14 10
South West median daily rate £500 £469 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -10.29% -
10th Percentile £425 £391 £463
90th Percentile £601 £591 £576
England median daily rate £550 £525 £515
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +5.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West 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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 882 447 589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.57% 8.11% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 284 398
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.64%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 12 7
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £33.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.90% +18.75% +33.33%
10th Percentile £17.50 £17.85 £12.91
90th Percentile £47.00 £48.75 £94.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year - -21.35% +5.95%

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 October 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 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
Bristol +11 30 £493 +23.13% 13
Wiltshire +6 26 £550 +33.33% 3
Somerset +3 5 £498 -27.64% 1
Dorset -3 5 £550 +15.79%
Gloucestershire - 2 £550 - 1
Devon - 1 £475 -
Terraform
England

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

1 60 (84.51%) DevOps
2 56 (78.87%) Linux
3 49 (69.01%) Jenkins
4 45 (63.38%) Amazon AWS
5 39 (54.93%) Ansible
6 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (46.48%) Kubernetes
8 31 (43.66%) Docker
8 31 (43.66%) Puppet
9 27 (38.03%) Microsoft Azure
10 23 (32.39%) Bash Shell
10 23 (32.39%) Configuration Management
11 22 (30.99%) Python
12 19 (26.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
13 18 (25.35%) Windows
14 17 (23.94%) Java
14 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (21.13%) Opscode Chef
16 14 (19.72%) AWS CloudFormation
16 14 (19.72%) Bitbucket
16 14 (19.72%) Windows Server
17 13 (18.31%) Google Cloud Platform
17 13 (18.31%) Vagrant
17 13 (18.31%) Google
18 12 (16.90%) Selenium
18 12 (16.90%) VMware
18 12 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
18 12 (16.90%) Scrum
18 12 (16.90%) Microservices

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 11 (15.49%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.08%) JBoss
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.41%) Mule
3 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 45 (63.38%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (38.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (19.72%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (18.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (11.27%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (11.27%) Amazon S3
5 8 (11.27%) OpenShift
6 7 (9.86%) npm
6 7 (9.86%) NuGet
6 7 (9.86%) Sauce Labs
7 6 (8.45%) Apigee
8 5 (7.04%) Route 53
8 5 (7.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (5.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (5.63%) GitHub
10 3 (4.23%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (4.23%) IaaS
10 3 (4.23%) Serverless
11 2 (2.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (2.82%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) NAS
1 3 (4.23%) SAN
1 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.82%) Firewall
2 2 (2.82%) OpenVPN
2 2 (2.82%) VLAN
2 2 (2.82%) VPN
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (2.82%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.41%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (69.01%) Jenkins
2 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
3 14 (19.72%) Bitbucket
4 13 (18.31%) Vagrant
5 12 (16.90%) Selenium
6 11 (15.49%) JMeter
7 10 (14.08%) Ant
7 10 (14.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (14.08%) Travis CI
8 9 (12.68%) GitLab
9 8 (11.27%) SonarQube
10 7 (9.86%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (7.04%) Cucumber
12 4 (5.63%) CF BOSH
13 3 (4.23%) WebStorm
14 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio Code
15 1 (1.41%) Artifactory
15 1 (1.41%) Gradle
15 1 (1.41%) Mockito
15 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Electronics
3 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Back Office
4 1 (1.41%) Law
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (69.01%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (23.94%) AWS DevOps
2 17 (23.94%) AWS Engineer
3 16 (22.54%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Senior DevOps
5 6 (8.45%) Architect
5 6 (8.45%) Developer
6 5 (7.04%) DevOps Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Azure DevOps
8 3 (4.23%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Java Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (2.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) .NET
1 10 (14.08%) JSP
1 10 (14.08%) Struts
2 6 (8.45%) .NET Core
2 6 (8.45%) Web Services
3 5 (7.04%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (5.63%) Node.js
5 3 (4.23%) HTML
5 3 (4.23%) HTML5
5 3 (4.23%) RAML
5 3 (4.23%) React
5 3 (4.23%) Sass
5 3 (4.23%) Swagger
5 3 (4.23%) YAML
6 2 (2.82%) REST
7 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.41%) Kafka
7 1 (1.41%) OSGi
7 1 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Public Cloud
2 9 (12.68%) Fat Client
2 9 (12.68%) Thin Client
3 4 (5.63%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.23%) Replication
5 2 (2.82%) Fintech
6 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.41%) NHS
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
6 1 (1.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 56 (78.87%) Linux
2 19 (26.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (25.35%) Windows
4 14 (19.72%) Windows Server
5 10 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.23%) CentOS
7 1 (1.41%) Debian
7 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (84.51%) DevOps
2 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (32.39%) Configuration Management
4 17 (23.94%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (16.90%) Microservices
5 12 (16.90%) Scrum
6 10 (14.08%) Migration
7 9 (12.68%) Change Management
8 7 (9.86%) BDD
8 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (9.86%) TDD
9 5 (7.04%) Auto-Scaling
10 4 (5.63%) Open Source
10 4 (5.63%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.23%) Data Protection
11 3 (4.23%) Innovative Thinking
11 3 (4.23%) Network Design
11 3 (4.23%) Password Management
11 3 (4.23%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.39%) Bash Shell
2 22 (30.99%) Python
3 17 (23.94%) Java
4 8 (11.27%) Ruby
5 7 (9.86%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.63%) SQL
8 2 (2.82%) Perl
9 1 (1.41%) C#
9 1 (1.41%) F#
9 1 (1.41%) Groovy
9 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.41%) PHP
9 1 (1.41%) Scala
9 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared
1 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.23%) MCSA
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.41%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) GDPR
3 1 (1.41%) BS25999
3 1 (1.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.41%) PMO
System Software
1 31 (43.66%) Docker
2 12 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.49%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.41%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 39 (54.93%) Ansible
2 33 (46.48%) Kubernetes
3 31 (43.66%) Puppet
4 15 (21.13%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (14.08%) Packer
6 7 (9.86%) Grafana
7 4 (5.63%) Salt
8 1 (1.41%) Consul
8 1 (1.41%) Kibana
8 1 (1.41%) logstash
8 1 (1.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Google
2 12 (16.90%) VMware
3 9 (12.68%) Citrix
3 9 (12.68%) MKS
4 8 (11.27%) Splunk
5 7 (9.86%) AppDynamics
5 7 (9.86%) Red Hat
5 7 (9.86%) Veracode
6 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.63%) SaltStack
7 2 (2.82%) hybris
7 2 (2.82%) SAP
8 1 (1.41%) Adobe
8 1 (1.41%) New Relic