Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 162 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 - -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 47 29 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.00% 0.53% -
As % of the Systems Management category 9.79% 7.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 0
West Midlands median daily rate £528 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.05% - -
England median daily rate £550 £515 £463
% change year-on-year +6.80% +11.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 480 390 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.19% 7.08% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 226 128
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +41.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £231 £275 £200
90th Percentile £600 £550 £485
England median daily rate £485 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 20
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.48 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.59% +1.97% -26.23%
10th Percentile £13.11 £12.80 £10.95
90th Percentile £53.75 £15.83 £26.76
England median hourly rate £16.63 £19.38 £20.00
% change year-on-year -14.17% -3.13% -

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +9 19 £525 +5.00% 8
Shropshire +15 14 £600 +49.81% 1
Coventry +16 6 £375 - 1
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Terraform also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 39 (82.98%) DevOps
2 37 (78.72%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (78.72%) Jenkins
2 37 (78.72%) Ansible
3 34 (72.34%) Puppet
4 33 (70.21%) Amazon AWS
5 28 (59.57%) Linux
6 26 (55.32%) Configuration Management
6 26 (55.32%) JIRA
6 26 (55.32%) Docker
7 24 (51.06%) Elasticsearch
8 21 (44.68%) Git (software)
9 20 (42.55%) Scrum
9 20 (42.55%) Java
10 19 (40.43%) Microsoft Azure
11 18 (38.30%) Confluence
11 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (38.30%) Kubernetes
11 18 (38.30%) Elastic Stack
12 17 (36.17%) Sonatype Nexus
12 17 (36.17%) Amazon RDS
12 17 (36.17%) PostgreSQL
13 15 (31.91%) Opscode Chef
13 15 (31.91%) Amazon EC2
14 14 (29.79%) Amazon S3
14 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
14 14 (29.79%) Amazon ELB
14 14 (29.79%) logstash
14 14 (29.79%) REST
14 14 (29.79%) Bash Shell

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 24 (51.06%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (38.30%) Confluence
3 12 (25.53%) Apache
4 10 (21.28%) nginx
5 8 (17.02%) Tomcat
6 4 (8.51%) JBoss
6 4 (8.51%) OpenStack
6 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (70.21%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (40.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (31.91%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (29.79%) Amazon ELB
4 14 (29.79%) Amazon S3
4 14 (29.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (17.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (14.89%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (14.89%) Route 53
7 6 (12.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 6 (12.77%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (8.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (8.51%) SaaS
9 3 (6.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) DNS
2 12 (25.53%) HTTP
3 8 (17.02%) OpenLDAP
3 8 (17.02%) OpenVPN
3 8 (17.02%) SSH
3 8 (17.02%) SSL
4 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.51%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (4.26%) Firewall
6 2 (4.26%) ICMP
6 2 (4.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) Amazon RDS
1 17 (36.17%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (23.40%) MySQL
3 6 (12.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (8.51%) DB2
4 4 (8.51%) MariaDB
4 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (78.72%) Jenkins
2 26 (55.32%) JIRA
3 21 (44.68%) Git (software)
4 17 (36.17%) Sonatype Nexus
5 14 (29.79%) Bitbucket
6 10 (21.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (17.02%) Ant
7 8 (17.02%) JUnit
7 8 (17.02%) Liquibase
7 8 (17.02%) Maven
7 8 (17.02%) SonarQube
8 7 (14.89%) Vagrant
9 5 (10.64%) Selenium
10 4 (8.51%) GitLab
10 4 (8.51%) JMeter
10 4 (8.51%) Subversion
11 2 (4.26%) FishEye
11 2 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (2.13%) Automotive
1 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (68.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (29.79%) Consultant
2 14 (29.79%) Lead DevOps
2 14 (29.79%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 12 (25.53%) DevOps Consultant
4 7 (14.89%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (10.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.51%) WebOps Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Customer Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) JIRA Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior WebOps Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (38.30%) Elastic Stack
2 14 (29.79%) REST
3 9 (19.15%) Software Packaging
4 8 (17.02%) MCollective
5 7 (14.89%) Sensu
6 6 (12.77%) Web Services
7 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
7 4 (8.51%) J2EE
7 4 (8.51%) JPA
7 4 (8.51%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (8.51%) Middleware
7 4 (8.51%) MSMQ
7 4 (8.51%) SOAP
7 4 (8.51%) Spring
7 4 (8.51%) Spring MVC
8 2 (4.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (6.38%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (59.57%) Linux
2 13 (27.66%) CentOS
3 6 (12.77%) Windows
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (82.98%) DevOps
2 37 (78.72%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (55.32%) Configuration Management
4 20 (42.55%) Scrum
5 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (23.40%) Test Automation
7 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
8 9 (19.15%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (19.15%) Open Source
9 8 (17.02%) Coaching
9 8 (17.02%) Service Management
9 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (14.89%) Workflow
11 6 (12.77%) Presales
11 6 (12.77%) Regression Testing
12 5 (10.64%) Web Operations
13 4 (8.51%) Customer Requirements
13 4 (8.51%) MVC
13 4 (8.51%) RUP
13 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) Java
2 14 (29.79%) Bash Shell
3 10 (21.28%) Python
4 8 (17.02%) Groovy
4 8 (17.02%) Ruby
5 7 (14.89%) PHP
5 7 (14.89%) SQL
6 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.26%) Go
8 1 (2.13%) Perl
8 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
2 12 (25.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) OCP
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (4.26%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 26 (55.32%) Docker
2 8 (17.02%) Postfix
2 8 (17.02%) Squid
2 8 (17.02%) vCloud
2 8 (17.02%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 37 (78.72%) Ansible
2 34 (72.34%) Puppet
3 18 (38.30%) Kubernetes
4 15 (31.91%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (29.79%) Kibana
5 14 (29.79%) logstash
6 8 (17.02%) Docker Swarm
6 8 (17.02%) Rancher
6 8 (17.02%) Rsyslog
6 8 (17.02%) Sysdig
6 8 (17.02%) ZABBIX
7 6 (12.77%) collectd
7 6 (12.77%) StatsD
8 5 (10.64%) Consul
8 5 (10.64%) Salt
9 4 (8.51%) Nagios
9 4 (8.51%) Packer
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) VMware
2 9 (19.15%) Atlassian
3 8 (17.02%) Oracle
3 8 (17.02%) Sonatype
4 7 (14.89%) Google
5 6 (12.77%) SaltStack
6 4 (8.51%) IBM
6 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.51%) Rackspace
6 4 (8.51%) WSO2
7 1 (2.13%) Zend