Period
to 2 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 2 April 2020 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 73 97
Rank change year-on-year +23 +24 -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 34 37 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.08% 2.50% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.00% 21.26% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 0
Median daily rate £500 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% - -
Scotland median daily rate £525 £700 £575
% change year-on-year -25.00% +21.74% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 170 174 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 15.40% 11.74% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 93 70
Median daily rate £500 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +8.84% -8.13%
10th Percentile £325 £163 £205
90th Percentile £625 £623 £526
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 1
Median hourly rate £21.25 £34.69 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.75% +73.46% -53.49%
10th Percentile £13.00 £27.02 £19.00
90th Percentile £34.00 £42.21 £21.00
Median hourly rate £23.50 £26.89 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.59% +34.43% -4.76%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Terraform as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in Glasgow

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Terraform in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for Terraform in Glasgow

Terraform
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Terraform in Glasgow over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Terraform in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 29 (85.29%) AWS
2 28 (82.35%) Ansible
3 22 (64.71%) DevOps
4 21 (61.76%) Infrastructure as Code
4 21 (61.76%) Test Automation
5 17 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (47.06%) Linux
7 15 (44.12%) Python
8 14 (41.18%) Ruby
9 13 (38.24%) Public Sector
9 13 (38.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (26.47%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (23.53%) JIRA
11 8 (23.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (20.59%) Elastic Stack
12 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (17.65%) Unix
13 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
13 6 (17.65%) logstash
14 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
15 4 (11.76%) Windows
15 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
15 4 (11.76%) Confluence
15 4 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 3 (8.82%) Packer
16 3 (8.82%) Serverless
16 3 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
16 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
16 3 (8.82%) Kibana

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (11.76%) Confluence
2 3 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 29 (85.29%) AWS
2 9 (26.47%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (23.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (8.82%) Amazon S3
4 3 (8.82%) Serverless
5 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) JIRA
2 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) GitLab
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 13 (38.24%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Cloud Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Test Engineer
3 11 (32.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Tester
5 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Tester
6 6 (17.65%) Developer
7 5 (14.71%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (8.82%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
10 2 (5.88%) Cloud Automation Engineer
10 2 (5.88%) DevOps Developer
10 2 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
11 1 (2.94%) Administrator
11 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
11 1 (2.94%) Linux Administrator
11 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
11 1 (2.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 1 (2.94%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (8.82%) Kafka
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) Flask
4 1 (2.94%) Spring
4 1 (2.94%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Unix
3 4 (11.76%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (2.94%) Debian
5 1 (2.94%) FreeBSD
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) DevOps
2 21 (61.76%) Infrastructure as Code
2 21 (61.76%) Test Automation
3 13 (38.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
5 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.82%) Analytics
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (8.82%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (8.82%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (8.82%) Regression Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Test Management
7 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.88%) Cloud Operations
8 2 (5.88%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Automation
8 2 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Python
2 14 (41.18%) Ruby
3 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) AWS Certification
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Docker
1 2 (5.88%) LXC
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (82.35%) Ansible
2 17 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (17.65%) logstash
4 3 (8.82%) Kibana
4 3 (8.82%) Packer
5 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) IBM
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle
1 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
1 1 (2.94%) VMware