Period
to 22 April 2019

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 April 2019 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 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 130 136
Rank change year-on-year +64 +6 +17
Contract jobs citing Terraform 147 56 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.99% 1.17% 0.99%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.37% 11.05% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 36 31
West Midlands median daily rate £531 £530 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.24% +11.58% +11.76%
10th Percentile £431 £425 £400
90th Percentile £690 £616 £525
England median daily rate £563 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £70.00 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 657 507 330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.38% 10.63% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 325 217
West Midlands median daily rate £456 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +2.89% +12.50%
10th Percentile £275 £284 £275
90th Percentile £600 £600 £538
England median daily rate £500 £499 £450
% change year-on-year +0.25% +10.83% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 6
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.06 £17.00 £14.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.35% +18.55% +4.67%
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.03 £11.88
90th Percentile £35.30 £21.73 £33.25
England median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -16.67% -

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 April 2019.

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 April 2019. 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 +41 58 £550 +4.76% 5
Shropshire 0 51 £573 +8.02% 2
Coventry -13 10 £519 -7.78% 1
Solihull - 8 £638 -
Warwickshire +8 4 £500 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £450 -
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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.

1 108 (73.47%) DevOps
2 98 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (49.66%) Ansible
4 72 (48.98%) Jenkins
5 71 (48.30%) Linux
6 70 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 50 (34.01%) Docker
8 49 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (21.09%) Migration
10 29 (19.73%) Security Cleared
11 27 (18.37%) Puppet
11 27 (18.37%) Python
12 26 (17.69%) SC Cleared
13 23 (15.65%) PaaS
13 23 (15.65%) Amazon EC2
13 23 (15.65%) JIRA
14 22 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (14.97%) Kubernetes
14 22 (14.97%) Google Cloud Platform
15 21 (14.29%) GitLab
15 21 (14.29%) IaaS
15 21 (14.29%) Amazon S3
15 21 (14.29%) PowerShell
15 21 (14.29%) Configuration Management
15 21 (14.29%) Windows
16 20 (13.61%) Confluence
16 20 (13.61%) SaaS
17 19 (12.93%) Git (software)
18 18 (12.24%) Microsoft
19 17 (11.56%) Visual Studio Team System

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 20 (13.61%) Confluence
2 11 (7.48%) Apache
3 8 (5.44%) Apache Spark
3 8 (5.44%) nginx
4 7 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.40%) IIS
5 5 (3.40%) Jetty
5 5 (3.40%) Mongrel
5 5 (3.40%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.04%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (1.36%) CMS
7 2 (1.36%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 98 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (15.65%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (15.65%) PaaS
4 22 (14.97%) Google Cloud Platform
5 21 (14.29%) Amazon S3
5 21 (14.29%) IaaS
6 20 (13.61%) SaaS
7 16 (10.88%) Serverless
8 14 (9.52%) AWS Lambda
9 13 (8.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 10 (6.80%) AWS CloudTrail
10 10 (6.80%) Route 53
11 9 (6.12%) Amazon ELB
12 7 (4.76%) GitHub
13 6 (4.08%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (3.40%) Google App Engine
15 4 (2.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 4 (2.72%) AWS CodePipeline
15 4 (2.72%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.20%) SSL
2 13 (8.84%) DNS
3 8 (5.44%) HTTP
3 8 (5.44%) Kerberos
3 8 (5.44%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.08%) DHCP
5 5 (3.40%) FTP
5 5 (3.40%) IPsec
6 1 (0.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.84%) Apache Hive
1 13 (8.84%) Impala
2 10 (6.80%) Pentaho
3 9 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.44%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (5.44%) Big Data
5 7 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 7 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.08%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.72%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (2.72%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.04%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.36%) Amazon Athena
9 2 (1.36%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.36%) DB2
9 2 (1.36%) Electronic Patient Records
9 2 (1.36%) Power BI
9 2 (1.36%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 72 (48.98%) Jenkins
2 23 (15.65%) JIRA
3 21 (14.29%) GitLab
4 19 (12.93%) Git (software)
5 17 (11.56%) Visual Studio Team System
6 10 (6.80%) Artifactory
6 10 (6.80%) Visual Studio
7 8 (5.44%) Bitbucket
8 6 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (3.40%) Terragrunt
9 5 (3.40%) Travis CI
10 3 (2.04%) FishEye
10 3 (2.04%) ScriptRunner
10 3 (2.04%) Vagrant
11 2 (1.36%) Maven
11 2 (1.36%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.68%) webpack
General
1 6 (4.08%) Finance
2 5 (3.40%) Retail
3 2 (1.36%) Electronics
3 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.36%) Marketing
3 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (46.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (22.45%) AWS Engineer
3 31 (21.09%) AWS DevOps
4 29 (19.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 26 (17.69%) Architect
6 20 (13.61%) Azure Engineer
7 17 (11.56%) Azure DevOps
8 16 (10.88%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 15 (10.20%) Data Engineer
10 10 (6.80%) Consultant
11 9 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (6.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 8 (5.44%) Azure Architect
12 8 (5.44%) Big Data Engineer
12 8 (5.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 7 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
14 6 (4.08%) Cloud Architect
14 6 (4.08%) Cloud Engineer
14 6 (4.08%) Enterprise Architect
14 6 (4.08%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.20%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (7.48%) .NET
3 10 (6.80%) Web Services
4 9 (6.12%) JSON
5 8 (5.44%) Node.js
6 6 (4.08%) J2EE
6 6 (4.08%) SAML
7 5 (3.40%) Servlets
8 4 (2.72%) .NET Core
9 2 (1.36%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (1.36%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (1.36%) Sensu
10 1 (0.68%) React
10 1 (0.68%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.80%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.12%) Public Cloud
3 8 (5.44%) Cloud Native
3 8 (5.44%) Enterprise Cloud
4 5 (3.40%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.72%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.04%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 71 (48.30%) Linux
2 21 (14.29%) Windows
3 15 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (6.12%) Unix
5 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.36%) CentOS
6 2 (1.36%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.36%) VMS
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (73.47%) DevOps
2 49 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (21.09%) Migration
4 22 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 14 (9.52%) Deployment Automation
6 14 (9.52%) Identity Management
7 13 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (8.16%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (7.48%) Cloud Operations
9 11 (7.48%) Security Operations
10 10 (6.80%) Open Source
11 8 (5.44%) Collaborative Working
11 8 (5.44%) Scrum
12 7 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.76%) Process Improvement
12 7 (4.76%) Web Operations
13 6 (4.08%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (4.08%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.37%) Python
2 21 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 14 (9.52%) Java
4 11 (7.48%) SQL
5 10 (6.80%) PHP
6 9 (6.12%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.72%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.36%) Perl
8 2 (1.36%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.68%) C#
9 1 (0.68%) Ruby
9 1 (0.68%) Scala
9 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (19.73%) Security Cleared
2 26 (17.69%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.80%) AWS Certification
4 6 (4.08%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.36%) Degree
6 2 (1.36%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.68%) MCSA
7 1 (0.68%) MCSE
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 50 (34.01%) Docker
2 12 (8.16%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.40%) Xen
5 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 73 (49.66%) Ansible
2 27 (18.37%) Puppet
3 22 (14.97%) Kubernetes
4 16 (10.88%) Docker Swarm
5 14 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (6.12%) Grafana
6 9 (6.12%) Graphite
7 8 (5.44%) Opsview
8 7 (4.76%) Hadoop YARN
8 7 (4.76%) Prometheus
9 6 (4.08%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (4.08%) Packer
9 6 (4.08%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (2.72%) Nagios
11 3 (2.04%) HAProxy
11 3 (2.04%) Mesos
11 3 (2.04%) rkt
12 2 (1.36%) Icinga
12 2 (1.36%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.20%) Cloudera
3 12 (8.16%) Google
4 10 (6.80%) VMware
5 8 (5.44%) Splunk
6 6 (4.08%) Atlassian
6 6 (4.08%) McAfee
7 4 (2.72%) Oracle
8 2 (1.36%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.36%) SAP
8 2 (1.36%) TOWER Software