Period
to 14 November 2019

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 14 November 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 77 96
Rank change year-on-year +25 +19 -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 56 39 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.94% 2.29% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.05% 19.90% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 3
Glasgow median daily rate £550 £506 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.64% +38.70% -
10th Percentile £450 £474 £358
90th Percentile £671 £549 £415
Scotland median daily rate £525 £583 £400
% change year-on-year -9.87% +45.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 266 196 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 18.71% 11.50% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 109 73
Glasgow median daily rate £488 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.88% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £230 £265
90th Percentile £625 £538 £550
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £409
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.89% +23.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £23.50 £37.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.33% +87.50% -
10th Percentile £21.25 £32.25 £19.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £42.75 £20.50
Scotland median hourly rate £23.50 £32.50 £28.13
% change year-on-year -27.69% +15.56% -30.56%

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in Glasgow

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Terraform in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Terraform in Glasgow

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in Glasgow over the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terraform in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 48 (85.71%) AWS
2 39 (69.64%) Linux
3 36 (64.29%) Ansible
3 36 (64.29%) DevOps
4 34 (60.71%) CentOS
5 32 (57.14%) Microservices
6 28 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
7 27 (48.21%) Security Cleared
7 27 (48.21%) MariaDB
7 27 (48.21%) MySQL
8 26 (46.43%) SC Cleared
9 23 (41.07%) Azure
9 23 (41.07%) Technical Leadership
10 22 (39.29%) Puppet
11 21 (37.50%) Mentoring
12 20 (35.71%) Public Cloud
12 20 (35.71%) Java
12 20 (35.71%) Python
12 20 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (35.71%) Spring
13 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (33.93%) Git (software)
14 18 (32.14%) Jenkins
15 17 (30.36%) Public Sector
16 16 (28.57%) TDD
16 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
16 16 (28.57%) Service Management
17 15 (26.79%) Shell Script
17 15 (26.79%) Google
17 15 (26.79%) Bash Shell

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 6 (10.71%) Confluence
2 5 (8.93%) Anypoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (85.71%) AWS
2 23 (41.07%) Azure
3 7 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (12.50%) Serverless
4 6 (10.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (10.71%) Google Docs
4 6 (10.71%) Slack
5 5 (8.93%) Apigee
5 5 (8.93%) GCP
5 5 (8.93%) OpenShift
5 5 (8.93%) SaaS
6 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.57%) Amazon ECS
6 2 (3.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (3.57%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.57%) CloudFront
6 2 (3.57%) Route 53
7 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Skype
2 2 (3.57%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (3.57%) Network Security
2 2 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (48.21%) MariaDB
1 27 (48.21%) MySQL
2 14 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (21.43%) Amazon Aurora
4 6 (10.71%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (33.93%) Git (software)
2 18 (32.14%) Jenkins
3 13 (23.21%) SonarQube
4 6 (10.71%) JIRA
5 5 (8.93%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 17 (30.36%) Public Sector
2 3 (5.36%) Electronics
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.36%) Marketing
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Developer
2 23 (41.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (37.50%) Lead DevOps
4 17 (30.36%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 15 (26.79%) Lead Developer
6 13 (23.21%) Java Developer
7 7 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
8 5 (8.93%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (8.93%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) MuleSoft Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Test Engineer
11 2 (3.57%) Architect
11 2 (3.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 2 (3.57%) MuleSoft Architect
12 1 (1.79%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
12 1 (1.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) Spring
2 15 (26.79%) Spring Boot
3 12 (21.43%) LDAP
3 12 (21.43%) RESTful
4 5 (8.93%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (8.93%) Apache Camel
4 5 (8.93%) Node.js
4 5 (8.93%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (8.93%) RAML
4 5 (8.93%) REST
4 5 (8.93%) SOAP
4 5 (8.93%) Swagger
5 4 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 39 (69.64%) Linux
2 34 (60.71%) CentOS
3 20 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.36%) Unix
4 3 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) DevOps
2 32 (57.14%) Microservices
3 28 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 23 (41.07%) Technical Leadership
5 21 (37.50%) Mentoring
6 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (28.57%) Service Management
7 16 (28.57%) TDD
8 14 (25.00%) OWASP
9 11 (19.64%) Immutable Infrastructure
9 11 (19.64%) SOA
10 10 (17.86%) ITSM
11 9 (16.07%) Configuration Management
12 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (10.71%) Kanban
13 6 (10.71%) Scrum
13 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
14 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
14 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 5 (8.93%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) Java
1 20 (35.71%) Python
2 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (26.79%) Bash Shell
3 15 (26.79%) Shell Script
3 15 (26.79%) TypeScript
4 7 (12.50%) SQL
5 4 (7.14%) Java 8
6 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.79%) C
7 1 (1.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (48.21%) Security Cleared
2 26 (46.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) AWS Certification
4 2 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) NCSC
1 12 (21.43%) NIST
2 2 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 36 (64.29%) Ansible
2 22 (39.29%) Puppet
3 13 (23.21%) Packer
4 7 (12.50%) Kubernetes
5 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Google
2 11 (19.64%) Splunk
3 8 (14.29%) SAP
4 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.93%) MuleSoft
4 5 (8.93%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (8.93%) WSO2
5 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.79%) IBM