Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 191 -
Rank change year-on-year +44 - -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 55 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.09% 0.30% -
As % of the Systems Management category 7.88% 3.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 39 13 0
South West median daily rate £500 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% - -
England median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -11.11%
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 698 422 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.81% 8.03% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 272 381
South West median daily rate £450 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.50% +3.00% -
10th Percentile £253 £226 £250
90th Percentile £600 £573 £550
England median daily rate £488 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +5.41% +8.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 9 6
South West median hourly rate £26.75 £47.50 £15.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.68% +212.96% -24.81%
10th Percentile £16.15 £24.52 £9.52
90th Percentile £47.00 £49.00 £19.63
England median hourly rate £19.40 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.78% -20.00% +12.50%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +18 26 £493 -1.50% 9
Wiltshire +12 13 £550 +15.79% 3
Somerset +13 7 £600 +6.19%
Devon - 3 £488 - 1
Cornwall - 2 £550 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £550 - 2
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 50 (90.91%) DevOps
2 38 (69.09%) Jenkins
2 38 (69.09%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (65.45%) Ansible
4 35 (63.64%) Linux
5 29 (52.73%) Puppet
6 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (36.36%) Configuration Management
8 19 (34.55%) Python
8 19 (34.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (34.55%) Docker
9 18 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (30.91%) Kubernetes
11 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Azure
12 14 (25.45%) AWS CloudFormation
13 13 (23.64%) Selenium
13 13 (23.64%) Java
14 12 (21.82%) VMware
14 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
14 12 (21.82%) Packer
14 12 (21.82%) Google Cloud Platform
14 12 (21.82%) Opscode Chef
15 11 (20.00%) Google
15 11 (20.00%) Bash Shell
15 11 (20.00%) Scrum
15 11 (20.00%) Windows
16 10 (18.18%) Tomcat
16 10 (18.18%) JBoss
16 10 (18.18%) Ant

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 10 (18.18%) JBoss
1 10 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 38 (69.09%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (25.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (21.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (14.55%) npm
5 8 (14.55%) NuGet
6 7 (12.73%) Sauce Labs
7 5 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (9.09%) OpenShift
8 3 (5.45%) CloudFront
8 3 (5.45%) GitHub
9 2 (3.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (3.64%) Amazon S3
9 2 (3.64%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (3.64%) IaaS
9 2 (3.64%) Serverless
10 1 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (1.82%) Datadog
10 1 (1.82%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.64%) DNS
2 2 (3.64%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) VLAN
3 1 (1.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.82%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.64%) MySQL
1 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.82%) Redis
2 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (69.09%) Jenkins
2 13 (23.64%) Selenium
3 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
4 10 (18.18%) Ant
4 10 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (18.18%) Travis CI
4 10 (18.18%) Vagrant
5 9 (16.36%) Bitbucket
5 9 (16.36%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (12.73%) JMeter
6 7 (12.73%) SonarQube
7 4 (7.27%) Artifactory
8 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
8 3 (5.45%) WebStorm
9 2 (3.64%) GitLab
9 2 (3.64%) JIRA
9 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio Code
10 1 (1.82%) Gradle
10 1 (1.82%) Maven
10 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Back Office
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (76.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (27.27%) AWS Engineer
3 14 (25.45%) AWS DevOps
4 13 (23.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) Operations Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) Senior DevOps
7 6 (10.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Architect
9 3 (5.45%) Developer
9 3 (5.45%) DevOps Architect
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Administrator
10 2 (3.64%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (3.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
11 1 (1.82%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) JSP
1 10 (18.18%) Struts
2 4 (7.27%) React
3 3 (5.45%) .NET
3 3 (5.45%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (5.45%) RAML
3 3 (5.45%) Swagger
3 3 (5.45%) Web Services
3 3 (5.45%) YAML
4 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.64%) HTML
4 2 (3.64%) HTML5
4 2 (3.64%) Kafka
4 2 (3.64%) REST
4 2 (3.64%) Sass
4 2 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.82%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Fat Client
1 8 (14.55%) Thin Client
2 2 (3.64%) RIA
3 1 (1.82%) NHS
3 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (63.64%) Linux
2 19 (34.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (20.00%) Windows
4 10 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.45%) CentOS
6 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (90.91%) DevOps
2 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 18 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (20.00%) Scrum
6 8 (14.55%) Change Management
6 8 (14.55%) Migration
7 5 (9.09%) Open Source
8 4 (7.27%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (5.45%) Microservices
9 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.64%) BDD
10 2 (3.64%) Build Automation
10 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.64%) Mobile Development
10 2 (3.64%) MVC
10 2 (3.64%) TDD
10 2 (3.64%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) Python
2 13 (23.64%) Java
3 11 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (9.09%) Ruby
5 2 (3.64%) C#
5 2 (3.64%) F#
5 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.64%) Perl
5 2 (3.64%) Scala
5 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.64%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) Groovy
6 1 (1.82%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) GCP
2 1 (1.82%) GDPR
2 1 (1.82%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (34.55%) Docker
2 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 36 (65.45%) Ansible
2 29 (52.73%) Puppet
3 17 (30.91%) Kubernetes
4 12 (21.82%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (21.82%) Packer
5 7 (12.73%) Grafana
5 7 (12.73%) Salt
6 2 (3.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) VMware
2 11 (20.00%) Google
3 9 (16.36%) Splunk
4 8 (14.55%) Citrix
4 8 (14.55%) MKS
5 7 (12.73%) AppDynamics
5 7 (12.73%) Veracode
6 6 (10.91%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.45%) Apigee
8 2 (3.64%) New Relic
9 1 (1.82%) hybris
9 1 (1.82%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.82%) SAP