Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 131 175
Rank change year-on-year +10 +44 -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 86 52 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.65% 1.07% 0.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.82% 10.22% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 28 26
West Midlands median daily rate £484 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.84% +11.70% -
10th Percentile £357 £425 £309
90th Percentile £700 £600 £525
England median daily rate £550 £535 £515
% change year-on-year +2.80% +3.88% +5.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £90.00 - -

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 671 509 456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 12.90% 10.43% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 306 263
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.41% +38.33%
10th Percentile £277 £231 £275
90th Percentile £575 £590 £540
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 26 7
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £14.76 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.32% -1.58% -
10th Percentile £13.50 £13.18 £12.80
90th Percentile £28.25 £51.88 £19.95
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.73
% change year-on-year - -15.58% +3.65%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +18 35 £494 +1.28% 9
Shropshire -52 25 £461 -16.89% 3
Solihull - 9 £575 -
Warwickshire +14 6 £475 - 1
Coventry -10 4 £456 +21.67%
Terraform
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 71 (82.56%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (70.93%) DevOps
3 46 (53.49%) Ansible
4 44 (51.16%) Linux
5 43 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 33 (38.37%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (36.05%) Docker
8 22 (25.58%) JIRA
8 22 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (25.58%) Python
9 20 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (22.09%) Kubernetes
11 18 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
11 18 (20.93%) Git (software)
12 15 (17.44%) Confluence
12 15 (17.44%) Java
12 15 (17.44%) Google Cloud Platform
13 14 (16.28%) Puppet
14 13 (15.12%) SaaS
14 13 (15.12%) Vagrant
14 13 (15.12%) Continuous Deployment
15 12 (13.95%) Bitbucket
15 12 (13.95%) IaaS
15 12 (13.95%) Nagios
15 12 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (13.95%) Scrum
16 11 (12.79%) Identity Management
16 11 (12.79%) Configuration Management
16 11 (12.79%) Windows
16 11 (12.79%) PaaS

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 15 (17.44%) Confluence
2 10 (11.63%) Apache
3 8 (9.30%) nginx
4 3 (3.49%) Apache Airflow
Cloud Services
1 71 (82.56%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (38.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (17.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (15.12%) SaaS
5 12 (13.95%) IaaS
6 11 (12.79%) PaaS
7 9 (10.47%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (9.30%) Amazon S3
8 8 (9.30%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (9.30%) Serverless
9 7 (8.14%) Route 53
10 6 (6.98%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (6.98%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (3.49%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (2.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (2.33%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (2.33%) AWS CloudTrail
12 2 (2.33%) AWS CodePipeline
12 2 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) Reverse Proxy
2 6 (6.98%) DNS
2 6 (6.98%) SSL
3 1 (1.16%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (11.63%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.30%) Oracle Database
3 8 (9.30%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.14%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (5.81%) Apache Hive
5 5 (5.81%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.81%) Impala
6 3 (3.49%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.33%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.33%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.16%) MySQL
8 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 22 (25.58%) JIRA
3 18 (20.93%) Git (software)
4 13 (15.12%) Vagrant
5 12 (13.95%) Bitbucket
6 11 (12.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (12.79%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (9.30%) ClearCase
7 8 (9.30%) Subversion
8 4 (4.65%) Selenium
8 4 (4.65%) Visual Studio
9 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.49%) Moq
9 3 (3.49%) NUnit
9 3 (3.49%) SpecFlow
10 2 (2.33%) FishEye
10 2 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (2.33%) ScriptRunner
11 1 (1.16%) Gradle
11 1 (1.16%) Grunt
General
1 7 (8.14%) Finance
1 7 (8.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.49%) Retail
3 2 (2.33%) Electronics
3 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (43.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (24.42%) AWS Engineer
3 20 (23.26%) AWS DevOps
4 18 (20.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 13 (15.12%) Architect
6 11 (12.79%) Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) Data Scientist
8 5 (5.81%) AWS Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Azure Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Cloud Consultant
8 5 (5.81%) Data Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Security Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Administrator
9 4 (4.65%) JIRA Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Senior DevOps
9 4 (4.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) Cloud Architect
10 3 (3.49%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.47%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (8.14%) Web Services
3 5 (5.81%) .NET
4 4 (4.65%) Node.js
4 4 (4.65%) SAML
5 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.33%) JSON
6 2 (2.33%) Sensu
7 1 (1.16%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.16%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.16%) React
7 1 (1.16%) RESTful
7 1 (1.16%) Spring
7 1 (1.16%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (9.30%) Cloud Native
3 6 (6.98%) Public Cloud
4 5 (5.81%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.49%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.16%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 44 (51.16%) Linux
2 11 (12.79%) Windows
3 8 (9.30%) Windows Server
4 7 (8.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.81%) Unix
6 2 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (70.93%) DevOps
2 22 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (15.12%) Continuous Deployment
5 12 (13.95%) Scrum
6 11 (12.79%) Configuration Management
6 11 (12.79%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (12.79%) Identity Management
7 9 (10.47%) Migration
8 8 (9.30%) Microservices
9 7 (8.14%) Data Science
9 7 (8.14%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (6.98%) Deployment Automation
10 6 (6.98%) Security Operations
11 5 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.81%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (5.81%) Process Improvement
12 4 (4.65%) ITIL
12 4 (4.65%) Machine Learning
12 4 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.58%) Python
2 15 (17.44%) Java
3 6 (6.98%) C#
4 5 (5.81%) C++
4 5 (5.81%) R
5 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.49%) Perl
6 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.33%) Ruby
8 1 (1.16%) Groovy
8 1 (1.16%) Scala
8 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) SC Cleared
1 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.81%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.33%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) GDPR
1 1 (1.16%) PMO
System Software
1 31 (36.05%) Docker
2 8 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.16%) etcd
Systems Management
1 46 (53.49%) Ansible
2 19 (22.09%) Kubernetes
3 18 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (16.28%) Puppet
5 12 (13.95%) Nagios
6 9 (10.47%) Docker Swarm
6 9 (10.47%) Grafana
6 9 (10.47%) Graphite
7 8 (9.30%) Rundeck
8 7 (8.14%) Prometheus
9 4 (4.65%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (2.33%) Icinga
10 2 (2.33%) Mesos
10 2 (2.33%) Packer
10 2 (2.33%) rkt
10 2 (2.33%) ZABBIX
11 1 (1.16%) Consul
11 1 (1.16%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) Atlassian
2 10 (11.63%) Google
3 9 (10.47%) Oracle
4 8 (9.30%) IBM
4 8 (9.30%) VMware
5 5 (5.81%) Cloudera
6 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.33%) SAP
8 1 (1.16%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.16%) HP
8 1 (1.16%) ServiceNow