Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 180 -
Rank change year-on-year +69 - -
Contract jobs citing Terraform 93 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.78% 0.14% -
As % of the Systems Management category 14.49% 1.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 59 7 0
Scotland median daily rate £565 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.25% - -
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £72.25 - -

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 642 607 527
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.30% 12.19% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 342 276
Scotland median daily rate £425 £411 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.41% +24.55% -
10th Percentile £251 £250 £218
90th Percentile £613 £575 £450
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +9.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 17
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £26.25 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.81% -31.82% +108.11%
10th Percentile £13.45 £20.00 £14.75
90th Percentile £41.75 £41.25 £42.40
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year - -23.08% +16.67%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 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
Edinburgh +41 53 £700 +55.56% 9
Glasgow +10 37 £506 +38.70% 3
Terraform
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Terraform.

1 64 (68.82%) DevOps
2 53 (56.99%) Linux
3 52 (55.91%) Python
3 52 (55.91%) Ansible
4 50 (53.76%) Jenkins
5 43 (46.24%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (46.24%) Amazon AWS
6 42 (45.16%) Puppet
7 39 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (35.48%) AWS CloudFormation
9 30 (32.26%) Cloud Foundry
9 30 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
10 29 (31.18%) Docker
11 28 (30.11%) Finance
11 28 (30.11%) Windows
12 27 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 25 (26.88%) Ruby
14 24 (25.81%) PaaS
15 23 (24.73%) Bash Shell
15 23 (24.73%) SQL
15 23 (24.73%) Continuous Delivery
16 21 (22.58%) Go
16 21 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
18 19 (20.43%) Java
18 19 (20.43%) Oracle
18 19 (20.43%) Software Engineering
18 19 (20.43%) Hadoop
18 19 (20.43%) Cybersecurity

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 30 (32.26%) Cloud Foundry
2 16 (17.20%) nginx
3 3 (3.23%) Confluence
3 3 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 43 (46.24%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (35.48%) AWS CloudFormation
3 30 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (25.81%) PaaS
5 19 (20.43%) GitHub
6 13 (13.98%) npm
7 11 (11.83%) IaaS
8 5 (5.38%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (3.23%) OpenShift
10 2 (2.15%) Datadog
11 1 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (1.08%) Heroku
11 1 (1.08%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (1.08%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.05%) Firewall
2 1 (1.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.08%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.08%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.08%) Network Security
2 1 (1.08%) SSL
2 1 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.43%) Hadoop
2 18 (19.35%) ArangoDB
2 18 (19.35%) Neo4j
2 18 (19.35%) Relational Database
2 18 (19.35%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.08%) Big Data
4 1 (1.08%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.08%) HBase
4 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.08%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.08%) QlikView
4 1 (1.08%) Redis
4 1 (1.08%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 50 (53.76%) Jenkins
2 18 (19.35%) Maven
3 16 (17.20%) Git (software)
4 14 (15.05%) IBM UrbanCode
4 14 (15.05%) Travis CI
5 13 (13.98%) Artifactory
5 13 (13.98%) CircleCI
5 13 (13.98%) Gradle
5 13 (13.98%) gulp
6 8 (8.60%) Bitbucket
6 8 (8.60%) Subversion
7 7 (7.53%) GitLab
7 7 (7.53%) GoCD
8 5 (5.38%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (5.38%) TeamCity
8 5 (5.38%) Vagrant
9 4 (4.30%) JIRA
10 3 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (2.15%) RSpec
11 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (30.11%) Finance
2 16 (17.20%) Law
3 4 (4.30%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (61.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (18.28%) Cloud Engineer
2 17 (18.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (15.05%) AWS Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.45%) Consultant
5 6 (6.45%) DevOps Consultant
5 6 (6.45%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (5.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) Data Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) Data Protection Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Windows Engineer
9 2 (2.15%) Azure DevOps
9 2 (2.15%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.15%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (2.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (2.15%) Senior DevOps
9 2 (2.15%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.53%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (3.23%) .NET
2 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.23%) Node.js
3 2 (2.15%) Middleware
3 2 (2.15%) Web Services
4 1 (1.08%) LDAP
4 1 (1.08%) OAuth
4 1 (1.08%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.08%) SAML
4 1 (1.08%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 53 (56.99%) Linux
2 28 (30.11%) Windows
3 21 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (17.20%) CentOS
5 13 (13.98%) Unix
6 4 (4.30%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.15%) Kali Linux
9 1 (1.08%) DC/OS
9 1 (1.08%) Debian
9 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (68.82%) DevOps
2 39 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 23 (24.73%) Continuous Delivery
5 21 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (20.43%) Cybersecurity
6 19 (20.43%) Software Engineering
7 18 (19.35%) Cryptography
7 18 (19.35%) Data Encryption
7 18 (19.35%) Data Loss Prevention
7 18 (19.35%) Data Protection
7 18 (19.35%) DRM
7 18 (19.35%) IT Strategy
7 18 (19.35%) Security Operations
7 18 (19.35%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 15 (16.13%) Open Source
9 14 (15.05%) Configuration Management
10 10 (10.75%) Change Control
10 10 (10.75%) Kanban
10 10 (10.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 52 (55.91%) Python
2 25 (26.88%) Ruby
3 23 (24.73%) Bash Shell
3 23 (24.73%) SQL
4 21 (22.58%) Go
5 19 (20.43%) Java
6 18 (19.35%) Perl
7 13 (13.98%) Groovy
7 13 (13.98%) Shell Script
8 10 (10.75%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.23%) C#
10 1 (1.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (19.35%) CISM
1 18 (19.35%) CISSP
2 5 (5.38%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.43%) GDPR
2 18 (19.35%) FINRA
3 2 (2.15%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (31.18%) Docker
2 14 (15.05%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (4.30%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.08%) HDFS
4 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.08%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 52 (55.91%) Ansible
2 43 (46.24%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (45.16%) Puppet
4 10 (10.75%) Packer
5 8 (8.60%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.23%) Kibana
6 3 (3.23%) logstash
6 3 (3.23%) SCCM
7 2 (2.15%) Mesos
7 2 (2.15%) Nessus
7 2 (2.15%) SELinux
7 2 (2.15%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.08%) Ambari
8 1 (1.08%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.08%) Graphite
8 1 (1.08%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (1.08%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.08%) Icinga
8 1 (1.08%) Oozie
8 1 (1.08%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.43%) Cloudera
2 19 (20.43%) Hortonworks
2 19 (20.43%) Oracle
3 18 (19.35%) McAfee
3 18 (19.35%) Sybase
3 18 (19.35%) Symantec
3 18 (19.35%) Varonis
4 11 (11.83%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.38%) VMware
6 2 (2.15%) Google
6 2 (2.15%) Qualys
7 1 (1.08%) Cognos
7 1 (1.08%) HP
7 1 (1.08%) IBM
7 1 (1.08%) New Relic
7 1 (1.08%) Splunk
7 1 (1.08%) Tableau