Period
to 20 June 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 20 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 119 155
Rank change year-on-year -10 +36 -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 57 53 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.17% 1.23% 0.74%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.44% 14.56% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 22
West Midlands median daily rate £525 £490 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +15.29% -
10th Percentile £413 £408 £390
90th Percentile £613 £525 £488
England median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
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 546 364 528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 11.16% 8.41% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 236 264
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £460 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +15.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £289 £274 £300
90th Percentile £575 £575 £513
England median daily rate £488 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +5.41% +8.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 10 15
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.21 £13.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.58% +3.70% -39.11%
10th Percentile £11.65 £11.13 £10.50
90th Percentile £22.70 £23.85 £22.65
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.89 £22.38
% change year-on-year +6.23% -20.07% +11.88%

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 20 June 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 20 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
Birmingham +2 24 £525 +5.00% 6
Shropshire -31 15 £480 -3.26% 1
Coventry -11 7 £575 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £550 -
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 53 (92.98%) DevOps
2 47 (82.46%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (78.95%) Ansible
4 40 (70.18%) Linux
5 34 (59.65%) Jenkins
6 33 (57.89%) Puppet
7 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (50.88%) Docker
8 28 (49.12%) Python
9 27 (47.37%) Microsoft Azure
10 24 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
11 23 (40.35%) Configuration Management
12 22 (38.60%) Bash Shell
13 20 (35.09%) Open Source
14 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
15 15 (26.32%) AWS CloudFormation
15 15 (26.32%) Deployment Automation
16 14 (24.56%) Kibana
16 14 (24.56%) logstash
16 14 (24.56%) Elastic Stack
16 14 (24.56%) Amazon EC2
16 14 (24.56%) Elasticsearch
17 13 (22.81%) Amazon RDS
17 13 (22.81%) Route 53
17 13 (22.81%) Amazon S3
17 13 (22.81%) Migration
17 13 (22.81%) Windows
17 13 (22.81%) Sensu
18 12 (21.05%) Test Automation
19 11 (19.30%) Regression Testing

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 14 (24.56%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (17.54%) nginx
3 8 (14.04%) Confluence
4 3 (5.26%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 47 (82.46%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (47.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (26.32%) AWS CloudFormation
4 14 (24.56%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (22.81%) Amazon S3
5 13 (22.81%) Route 53
6 11 (19.30%) Amazon ELB
7 10 (17.54%) SaaS
8 6 (10.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 6 (10.53%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (10.53%) IaaS
8 6 (10.53%) PaaS
8 6 (10.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (3.51%) GitHub
10 1 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (1.75%) Google App Engine
10 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (1.75%) OpenShift
10 1 (1.75%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (5.26%) SSL
2 2 (3.51%) DNS
2 2 (3.51%) DSL
3 1 (1.75%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) SMS
3 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (10.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.75%) Big Data
5 1 (1.75%) Bigtable
5 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.75%) Redis
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (59.65%) Jenkins
2 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
3 11 (19.30%) Sonatype Nexus
4 9 (15.79%) JIRA
5 6 (10.53%) Subversion
6 5 (8.77%) Vagrant
7 4 (7.02%) Bitbucket
8 3 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (5.26%) ClearCase
9 2 (3.51%) Artifactory
9 2 (3.51%) Gradle
9 2 (3.51%) Maven
9 2 (3.51%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.75%) Grunt
10 1 (1.75%) Selenium
10 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (7.02%) Retail
2 2 (3.51%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (73.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (24.56%) AWS DevOps
2 14 (24.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 14 (24.56%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Consultant
3 11 (19.30%) DevOps Consultant
4 10 (17.54%) Senior DevOps
5 8 (14.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) Architect
8 5 (8.77%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Azure DevOps
9 4 (7.02%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Python Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 3 (5.26%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) Elastic Stack
2 13 (22.81%) Sensu
3 10 (17.54%) Software Packaging
4 6 (10.53%) Web Services
5 5 (8.77%) .NET
6 4 (7.02%) Middleware
7 3 (5.26%) REST
8 1 (1.75%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.75%) Django
8 1 (1.75%) Node.js
8 1 (1.75%) React
8 1 (1.75%) RESTful
8 1 (1.75%) Spring
8 1 (1.75%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (1.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (70.18%) Linux
2 13 (22.81%) Windows
3 7 (12.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.51%) Unix
6 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (92.98%) DevOps
2 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (40.35%) Configuration Management
4 20 (35.09%) Open Source
5 15 (26.32%) Deployment Automation
6 13 (22.81%) Migration
7 12 (21.05%) Test Automation
8 11 (19.30%) Regression Testing
9 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (14.04%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (14.04%) OO
10 8 (14.04%) Web Operations
11 7 (12.28%) Scrum
12 6 (10.53%) Process Architecture
13 4 (7.02%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 4 (7.02%) Software Delivery
14 3 (5.26%) Collaborative Working
14 3 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
14 3 (5.26%) Re-Platforming
14 3 (5.26%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (49.12%) Python
2 22 (38.60%) Bash Shell
3 10 (17.54%) Java
4 6 (10.53%) Perl
4 6 (10.53%) PHP
5 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.26%) Ruby
6 2 (3.51%) C++
6 2 (3.51%) Groovy
6 2 (3.51%) SQL
7 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
1 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) GCP
1 1 (1.75%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (50.88%) Docker
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.75%) etcd
3 1 (1.75%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 45 (78.95%) Ansible
2 33 (57.89%) Puppet
3 24 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (24.56%) Kibana
4 14 (24.56%) logstash
5 10 (17.54%) Kubernetes
6 5 (8.77%) collectd
6 5 (8.77%) StatsD
7 3 (5.26%) Consul
7 3 (5.26%) Nagios
7 3 (5.26%) Packer
7 3 (5.26%) Rundeck
8 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Atlassian
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) SaltStack
3 4 (7.02%) Google
3 4 (7.02%) IBM
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) VMware
5 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.75%) Rackspace