Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 21 January 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 177 -
Rank change year-on-year +80 - -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 99 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.11% 0.13% -
As % of the Systems Management category 17.37% 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 63 6 0
Scotland median daily rate £700 £383 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +83.01% - -
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £513
% change year-on-year - +7.32% +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 570 545 447
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.14% 11.59% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 330 254
Scotland median daily rate £425 £415 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +20.82% +5.69%
10th Percentile £225 £255 £201
90th Percentile £650 £600 £450
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 13
Scotland median hourly rate £34.69 £25.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.77% +16.28% +16.22%
10th Percentile £27.02 £19.30 £13.25
90th Percentile £42.21 £26.88 £42.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -12.50% -

Terraform
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Terraform in Scotland

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Terraform in Scotland

Terraform
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Terraform in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Terraform in Scotland

Terraform
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Terraform within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Edinburgh +69 66 £700 +55.56% 12
Glasgow +9 30 £519 +42.12% 9
Terraform
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 70 (70.71%) DevOps
2 61 (61.62%) Ansible
3 51 (51.52%) Jenkins
4 49 (49.49%) Python
5 48 (48.48%) Puppet
6 47 (47.47%) Amazon AWS
6 47 (47.47%) Linux
7 44 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
8 40 (40.40%) Cloud Foundry
8 40 (40.40%) Microsoft Azure
9 38 (38.38%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (37.37%) AWS CloudFormation
11 36 (36.36%) PaaS
12 32 (32.32%) Docker
13 30 (30.30%) Java
14 24 (24.24%) Finance
15 23 (23.23%) Law
15 23 (23.23%) Windows
16 22 (22.22%) Maven
16 22 (22.22%) Open Source
17 21 (21.21%) nginx
17 21 (21.21%) IBM UrbanCode
18 20 (20.20%) Travis CI
18 20 (20.20%) Virtual Machines
18 20 (20.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 20 (20.20%) Continuous Delivery
18 20 (20.20%) Shell Script
19 19 (19.19%) Groovy
19 19 (19.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 19 (19.19%) gulp

Terraform
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 40 (40.40%) Cloud Foundry
2 21 (21.21%) nginx
3 2 (2.02%) Alfresco
3 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.02%) IIS
4 1 (1.01%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.01%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 47 (47.47%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (40.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (37.37%) AWS CloudFormation
4 36 (36.36%) PaaS
5 19 (19.19%) IaaS
5 19 (19.19%) npm
6 14 (14.14%) GitHub
7 4 (4.04%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (4.04%) OpenShift
8 3 (3.03%) Datadog
8 3 (3.03%) SaaS
9 1 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.18%) Firewall
2 4 (4.04%) DMZ
3 1 (1.01%) HTTP
3 1 (1.01%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.01%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.01%) Network Security
3 1 (1.01%) SSL
3 1 (1.01%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.15%) Hadoop
2 14 (14.14%) ArangoDB
2 14 (14.14%) Neo4j
2 14 (14.14%) Relational Database
2 14 (14.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.02%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.01%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.01%) Big Data
4 1 (1.01%) HBase
4 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.01%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.01%) QlikView
4 1 (1.01%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 51 (51.52%) Jenkins
2 22 (22.22%) Maven
3 21 (21.21%) IBM UrbanCode
4 20 (20.20%) Travis CI
5 19 (19.19%) CircleCI
5 19 (19.19%) Gradle
5 19 (19.19%) gulp
6 16 (16.16%) Git (software)
7 10 (10.10%) Artifactory
8 6 (6.06%) GitLab
8 6 (6.06%) GoCD
8 6 (6.06%) Subversion
8 6 (6.06%) TeamCity
9 5 (5.05%) Bitbucket
9 5 (5.05%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (4.04%) Vagrant
11 2 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (2.02%) RSpec
11 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (2.02%) Zephyr
General
1 24 (24.24%) Finance
2 23 (23.23%) Law
3 6 (6.06%) Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 60 (60.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (15.15%) Cloud Engineer
3 13 (13.13%) AWS Engineer
4 12 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Consultant
5 8 (8.08%) DevOps Consultant
6 7 (7.07%) Architect
6 7 (7.07%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (5.05%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.03%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (3.03%) Data Engineer
8 3 (3.03%) Senior DevOps
9 2 (2.02%) AWS Architect
9 2 (2.02%) Data Protection Engineer
9 2 (2.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.02%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.05%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (4.04%) Node.js
3 3 (3.03%) .NET
4 2 (2.02%) Middleware
4 2 (2.02%) React
4 2 (2.02%) Spring
4 2 (2.02%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.02%) Web Services
5 1 (1.01%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.01%) LDAP
5 1 (1.01%) OAuth
5 1 (1.01%) RESTful
5 1 (1.01%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 47 (47.47%) Linux
2 23 (23.23%) Windows
3 19 (19.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (13.13%) CentOS
5 12 (12.12%) Unix
6 4 (4.04%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.03%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.01%) DC/OS
8 1 (1.01%) Debian
8 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (70.71%) DevOps
2 38 (38.38%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (22.22%) Open Source
4 20 (20.20%) Continuous Delivery
4 20 (20.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 17 (17.17%) Software Engineering
6 15 (15.15%) Change Control
6 15 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
6 15 (15.15%) Kanban
6 15 (15.15%) Waterfall
7 14 (14.14%) Cryptography
7 14 (14.14%) Data Encryption
7 14 (14.14%) Data Loss Prevention
7 14 (14.14%) Data Protection
7 14 (14.14%) DRM
7 14 (14.14%) IT Strategy
7 14 (14.14%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 13 (13.13%) Security Operations
9 12 (12.12%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (49.49%) Python
2 30 (30.30%) Java
3 20 (20.20%) Shell Script
4 19 (19.19%) Groovy
5 17 (17.17%) Ruby
5 17 (17.17%) SQL
6 15 (15.15%) Bash Shell
7 14 (14.14%) Go
7 14 (14.14%) Perl
8 8 (8.08%) PowerShell
9 5 (5.05%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (14.14%) CISM
1 14 (14.14%) CISSP
2 4 (4.04%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.15%) GDPR
2 14 (14.14%) FINRA
3 3 (3.03%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.02%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.02%) QA
5 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (32.32%) Docker
2 20 (20.20%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (5.05%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.01%) HDFS
4 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.01%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 61 (61.62%) Ansible
2 48 (48.48%) Puppet
3 44 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (7.07%) Packer
5 6 (6.06%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.02%) Kibana
6 2 (2.02%) logstash
6 2 (2.02%) Mesos
6 2 (2.02%) Nagios
7 1 (1.01%) Ambari
7 1 (1.01%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.01%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (1.01%) Oozie
7 1 (1.01%) SCCM
7 1 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.15%) Cloudera
2 15 (15.15%) Hortonworks
2 15 (15.15%) Oracle
3 14 (14.14%) McAfee
3 14 (14.14%) Sybase
3 14 (14.14%) Symantec
3 14 (14.14%) Varonis
4 9 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.04%) VMware
6 3 (3.03%) New Relic
6 3 (3.03%) Splunk
7 2 (2.02%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.02%) Micro Focus
8 1 (1.01%) Cognos
8 1 (1.01%) Google
8 1 (1.01%) Tableau