Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 185 202
Rank change year-on-year +29 +17 -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 55 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.00% 0.31% 0.034%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.97% 3.70% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 16 0
South West median daily rate £500 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
England median daily rate £550 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% -6.82%
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 789 459 577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.33% 8.43% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 306 398
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £228 £261
90th Percentile £575 £550 £554
England median daily rate £490 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +3.16% +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 12 7
South West median hourly rate £26.75 £38.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.97% +103.95% -5.87%
10th Percentile £15.55 £17.65 £9.78
90th Percentile £47.00 £48.75 £33.80
England median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £21.33
% change year-on-year +10.00% -17.96% +4.05%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +4 24 £493 -1.50% 9
Wiltshire +21 17 £500 +5.26% 3
Dorset -4 4 £550 +17.33% 1
Somerset +6 2 £600 -12.73%
Cornwall - 2 £550 - 1
Devon - 2 £475 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £550 -
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 48 (87.27%) DevOps
2 41 (74.55%) Linux
3 40 (72.73%) Jenkins
4 36 (65.45%) Ansible
4 36 (65.45%) Amazon AWS
5 34 (61.82%) Puppet
6 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (45.45%) Configuration Management
8 20 (36.36%) Python
8 20 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
8 20 (36.36%) Docker
9 19 (34.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (30.91%) Kubernetes
11 16 (29.09%) AWS CloudFormation
11 16 (29.09%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (27.27%) Windows
12 15 (27.27%) Java
13 14 (25.45%) Selenium
13 14 (25.45%) Bash Shell
13 14 (25.45%) Google Cloud Platform
13 14 (25.45%) Windows Server
14 13 (23.64%) Packer
14 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (23.64%) VMware
15 12 (21.82%) Scrum
15 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
15 12 (21.82%) Google
16 11 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

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 (20.00%) JBoss
1 11 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 36 (65.45%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (29.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 14 (25.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (14.55%) npm
5 8 (14.55%) NuGet
6 7 (12.73%) Sauce Labs
7 6 (10.91%) Amazon S3
8 5 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (9.09%) IaaS
9 4 (7.27%) GitHub
9 4 (7.27%) OpenShift
10 3 (5.45%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (5.45%) Serverless
11 2 (3.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (3.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (3.64%) CloudFront
11 2 (3.64%) Route 53
11 2 (3.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) NAS
1 3 (5.45%) SAN
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 3 (5.45%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
2 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 14 (25.45%) Selenium
3 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
4 11 (20.00%) Ant
4 11 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (20.00%) Bitbucket
4 11 (20.00%) Travis CI
4 11 (20.00%) Vagrant
5 9 (16.36%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (12.73%) GitLab
6 7 (12.73%) JMeter
6 7 (12.73%) SonarQube
7 4 (7.27%) Artifactory
8 3 (5.45%) CF BOSH
8 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
8 3 (5.45%) WebStorm
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 3 (5.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Back Office
4 1 (1.82%) Law
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (69.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) AWS DevOps
2 8 (14.55%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (9.09%) Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Architect
5 4 (7.27%) DevOps Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Administrator
7 2 (3.64%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (3.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) JSP
1 11 (20.00%) Struts
2 6 (10.91%) .NET
3 3 (5.45%) .NET Core
3 3 (5.45%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (5.45%) Node.js
3 3 (5.45%) RAML
3 3 (5.45%) React
3 3 (5.45%) Swagger
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%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Fat Client
1 9 (16.36%) Thin Client
2 6 (10.91%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (5.45%) Replication
4 2 (3.64%) RIA
5 1 (1.82%) Fintech
5 1 (1.82%) NHS
5 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (74.55%) Linux
2 19 (34.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (27.27%) Windows
4 14 (25.45%) Windows Server
5 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.64%) CentOS
7 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (87.27%) DevOps
2 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (45.45%) Configuration Management
4 17 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (21.82%) Scrum
6 9 (16.36%) Change Management
7 7 (12.73%) Migration
7 7 (12.73%) Open Source
8 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (7.27%) Microservices
10 3 (5.45%) Password Management
10 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.64%) BDD
11 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.64%) Data Protection
11 2 (3.64%) Information Security
11 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.64%) MVC
11 2 (3.64%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) Python
2 15 (27.27%) Java
3 14 (25.45%) Bash Shell
4 8 (14.55%) Ruby
5 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.27%) SQL
6 2 (3.64%) C#
6 2 (3.64%) F#
6 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.64%) Perl
6 2 (3.64%) Scala
6 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.64%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.82%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) Groovy
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) MCSA
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.64%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) GCP
2 1 (1.82%) BS25999
2 1 (1.82%) GDPR
2 1 (1.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.82%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) Docker
2 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 36 (65.45%) Ansible
2 34 (61.82%) Puppet
3 17 (30.91%) Kubernetes
4 16 (29.09%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (23.64%) Packer
6 7 (12.73%) Grafana
7 6 (10.91%) Salt
8 2 (3.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) VMware
2 12 (21.82%) Google
3 9 (16.36%) Citrix
3 9 (16.36%) MKS
3 9 (16.36%) Splunk
4 7 (12.73%) AppDynamics
4 7 (12.73%) Veracode
5 6 (10.91%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.45%) Apigee
6 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.45%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.82%) New Relic