Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 95 182
Rank change year-on-year -12 +87 -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 64 109 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.63% 2.09% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.44% 16.90% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 68 6
Scotland median daily rate £525 £700 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +83.01% -
10th Percentile £373 £475 £335
90th Percentile £618 £700 £563
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £90.00 -
% change year-on-year -61.11% - -

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 613 645 595
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.60% 12.36% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 362 349
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +24.24%
10th Percentile £206 £275 £250
90th Percentile £588 £674 £575
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 4 7
Scotland median hourly rate £23.00 £29.69 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.54% +18.77% +16.28%
10th Percentile £20.70 £13.93 £19.30
90th Percentile £44.08 £40.75 £26.88
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -16.13%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +1 34 £513 -26.79% 14
Glasgow +7 23 £513 -1.20% 12
Stirling - 1 £500 -
Terraform
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 55 (85.94%) AWS
2 51 (79.69%) DevOps
3 40 (62.50%) Python
4 38 (59.38%) Ansible
5 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (39.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 25 (39.06%) Kubernetes
6 20 (31.25%) Infrastructure as Code
7 18 (28.13%) AWS Lambda
7 18 (28.13%) Serverless
8 17 (26.56%) Public Sector
8 17 (26.56%) Linux
9 16 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 15 (23.44%) Go
10 15 (23.44%) OpenShift
10 15 (23.44%) Azure
11 14 (21.88%) Artifactory
11 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (20.31%) Configuration Management
12 13 (20.31%) Jenkins
12 13 (20.31%) Bash Shell
13 12 (18.75%) Microservices
14 11 (17.19%) GitLab
14 11 (17.19%) Public Cloud
15 10 (15.63%) Elasticsearch
15 10 (15.63%) AWS CodePipeline
16 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (14.06%) Opscode Chef
16 9 (14.06%) Test Automation
17 8 (12.50%) Git (software)

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 10 (15.63%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (4.69%) Anypoint
3 3 (4.69%) Confluence
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 55 (85.94%) AWS
2 25 (39.06%) AWS CloudFormation
3 18 (28.13%) AWS Lambda
3 18 (28.13%) Serverless
4 15 (23.44%) Azure
4 15 (23.44%) OpenShift
5 10 (15.63%) AWS CodePipeline
6 7 (10.94%) GCP
6 7 (10.94%) PaaS
7 5 (7.81%) Amazon S3
7 5 (7.81%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (7.81%) Office 365
7 5 (7.81%) SaaS
7 5 (7.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (6.25%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (6.25%) CloudFront
8 4 (6.25%) npm
8 4 (6.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) VPN
2 1 (1.56%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) Amazon Aurora
1 5 (7.81%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (7.81%) MySQL
1 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
1 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.56%) FoundationDB
4 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.56%) Impala
4 1 (1.56%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.56%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Artifactory
2 13 (20.31%) Jenkins
3 11 (17.19%) GitLab
4 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (9.38%) CircleCI
5 6 (9.38%) JIRA
6 4 (6.25%) Gradle
6 4 (6.25%) gulp
6 4 (6.25%) Maven
6 4 (6.25%) TeamCity
6 4 (6.25%) Travis CI
7 2 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.56%) Selenium
8 1 (1.56%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 17 (26.56%) Public Sector
2 8 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (43.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (29.69%) AWS Engineer
3 17 (26.56%) Cloud Engineer
4 15 (23.44%) AWS DevOps
4 15 (23.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (21.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 13 (20.31%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (17.19%) Developer
8 7 (10.94%) Test Engineer
9 6 (9.38%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.69%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Azure DevOps
10 3 (4.69%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) MuleSoft Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Platform Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Python Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Python Software Engineer
11 2 (3.13%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) Web Services
2 6 (9.38%) Node.js
3 5 (7.81%) Spring
4 3 (4.69%) .NET
4 3 (4.69%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (4.69%) Apache Camel
4 3 (4.69%) Kafka
4 3 (4.69%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (4.69%) RAML
4 3 (4.69%) REST
4 3 (4.69%) SOAP
4 3 (4.69%) Swagger
5 2 (3.13%) Django
6 1 (1.56%) Flask
6 1 (1.56%) LDAP
6 1 (1.56%) RESTful
6 1 (1.56%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Public Cloud
2 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.69%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.56%) Linux
2 8 (12.50%) Windows
3 6 (9.38%) CentOS
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.25%) Unix
6 2 (3.13%) CoreOS
6 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (79.69%) DevOps
2 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (31.25%) Infrastructure as Code
4 16 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (20.31%) Configuration Management
7 12 (18.75%) Microservices
8 9 (14.06%) Test Automation
9 7 (10.94%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
10 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Automation
11 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
11 5 (7.81%) Kanban
11 5 (7.81%) Scrum
12 4 (6.25%) Business Continuity
12 4 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (6.25%) Machine Learning
12 4 (6.25%) Migration
12 4 (6.25%) Open Source
12 4 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 40 (62.50%) Python
2 15 (23.44%) Go
3 13 (20.31%) Bash Shell
4 8 (12.50%) Java
5 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.38%) SQL
6 4 (6.25%) Groovy
6 4 (6.25%) Java 8
6 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.69%) C#
8 2 (3.13%) Rust
9 1 (1.56%) C
9 1 (1.56%) Clojure
9 1 (1.56%) ClojureScript
9 1 (1.56%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) AWS Certification
1 2 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (3.13%) MCP
2 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) NCSC
1 1 (1.56%) NIST
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Docker
2 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.69%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.13%) LXC
Systems Management
1 38 (59.38%) Ansible
2 25 (39.06%) Kubernetes
3 9 (14.06%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (9.38%) Puppet
5 3 (4.69%) SCCM
5 3 (4.69%) SCOM
6 1 (1.56%) Consul
6 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.56%) Packer
6 1 (1.56%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Google
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.69%) Citrix
3 3 (4.69%) IBM
3 3 (4.69%) MuleSoft
3 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.69%) SAP
3 3 (4.69%) VMware
3 3 (4.69%) WSO2
4 2 (3.13%) Confluent
4 2 (3.13%) Veracode
5 1 (1.56%) F5
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle
5 1 (1.56%) Trend Micro