Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 September 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 120 180
Rank change year-on-year -31 +60 -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 53 56 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.04% 1.25% 0.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.19% 12.67% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 22
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.51% -
10th Percentile £347 £425 £307
90th Percentile £575 £508 £570
England median daily rate £550 £525 £515
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +4.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands 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 West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 577 442 569
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 11.36% 9.85% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 280 305
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £284 £231 £292
90th Percentile £575 £588 £525
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 24 10
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.31 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.82% -1.31% -30.95%
10th Percentile £11.45 £12.58 £11.18
90th Percentile £23.00 £42.88 £21.38
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.86% -22.22% +11.47%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in the West Midlands

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terraform in the West Midlands

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terraform in the West Midlands

Terraform
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 September 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
Birmingham +4 23 £475 - 11
Shropshire -51 11 £450 -8.74% 4
Coventry -10 4 £363 - 2
Solihull - 3 £750 -
Worcestershire - 1 £550 -
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 41 (77.36%) DevOps
2 39 (73.58%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (58.49%) Linux
4 28 (52.83%) Ansible
5 27 (50.94%) Jenkins
6 21 (39.62%) Puppet
6 21 (39.62%) Docker
7 19 (35.85%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (35.85%) Python
8 18 (33.96%) Microsoft Azure
8 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (26.42%) Windows
10 14 (26.42%) Java
11 13 (24.53%) JIRA
12 12 (22.64%) Migration
12 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
12 12 (22.64%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (22.64%) Amazon RDS
12 12 (22.64%) Route 53
13 11 (20.75%) Amazon ELB
13 11 (20.75%) Amazon S3
13 11 (20.75%) Continuous Deployment
14 10 (18.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
14 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
14 10 (18.87%) Bitbucket
14 10 (18.87%) Vagrant
14 10 (18.87%) Oracle
14 10 (18.87%) Configuration Management

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 8 (15.09%) Apache
1 8 (15.09%) Confluence
1 8 (15.09%) nginx
2 5 (9.43%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 39 (73.58%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (33.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (22.64%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (22.64%) Route 53
4 11 (20.75%) Amazon ELB
4 11 (20.75%) Amazon S3
5 9 (16.98%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (9.43%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (9.43%) Serverless
7 4 (7.55%) GitHub
7 4 (7.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (7.55%) IaaS
7 4 (7.55%) SaaS
8 3 (5.66%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (5.66%) PaaS
9 2 (3.77%) OpenShift
9 2 (3.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (1.89%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (1.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (1.89%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) Reverse Proxy
2 6 (11.32%) DNS
2 6 (11.32%) SSL
3 1 (1.89%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database
2 8 (15.09%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.77%) MySQL
3 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.89%) Big Data
4 1 (1.89%) Bigtable
4 1 (1.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (50.94%) Jenkins
2 13 (24.53%) JIRA
3 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
4 10 (18.87%) Bitbucket
4 10 (18.87%) Vagrant
5 9 (16.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (15.09%) ClearCase
6 8 (15.09%) Subversion
7 4 (7.55%) Selenium
8 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
8 3 (5.66%) Moq
8 3 (5.66%) NUnit
8 3 (5.66%) SpecFlow
9 2 (3.77%) Gradle
9 2 (3.77%) Grunt
9 2 (3.77%) Maven
9 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.89%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (30.19%) AWS DevOps
2 16 (30.19%) AWS Engineer
3 15 (28.30%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Consultant
6 5 (9.43%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (9.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) JIRA Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) AWS Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Data Scientist
8 3 (5.66%) Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Administrator
9 2 (3.77%) Azure Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) .NET
2 5 (9.43%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (7.55%) Sensu
3 4 (7.55%) Web Services
4 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.77%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.77%) JSON
5 2 (3.77%) React
5 2 (3.77%) RESTful
5 2 (3.77%) Spring
5 2 (3.77%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.89%) Django
6 1 (1.89%) Middleware
6 1 (1.89%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (5.66%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.77%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (58.49%) Linux
2 14 (26.42%) Windows
3 10 (18.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (15.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (77.36%) DevOps
2 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (22.64%) Migration
5 11 (20.75%) Continuous Deployment
6 10 (18.87%) Configuration Management
7 8 (15.09%) Deployment Automation
8 7 (13.21%) Open Source
8 7 (13.21%) Scrum
9 5 (9.43%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (9.43%) Microservices
9 5 (9.43%) Web Operations
10 4 (7.55%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
10 4 (7.55%) Regression Testing
10 4 (7.55%) Software Delivery
10 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.55%) Task Automation
10 4 (7.55%) TDD
10 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) Python
2 14 (26.42%) Java
3 7 (13.21%) Bash Shell
4 6 (11.32%) C#
5 3 (5.66%) C++
5 3 (5.66%) R
6 2 (3.77%) Groovy
6 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.77%) Perl
6 2 (3.77%) SQL
7 1 (1.89%) Ruby
7 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
1 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.32%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) PMO
2 1 (1.89%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (39.62%) Docker
2 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (3.77%) etcd
Systems Management
1 28 (52.83%) Ansible
2 21 (39.62%) Puppet
3 19 (35.85%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (15.09%) Nagios
4 8 (15.09%) Rundeck
5 7 (13.21%) Kubernetes
6 5 (9.43%) Kibana
6 5 (9.43%) logstash
7 4 (7.55%) Packer
8 2 (3.77%) Consul
9 1 (1.89%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) Atlassian
2 9 (16.98%) IBM
3 8 (15.09%) VMware
4 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.43%) Google
6 1 (1.89%) HP
6 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow