Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Packer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Packer over the 6 months to 23 February 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.

Hashicorp Packer
London > Central London
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 205 251 274
Rank change year-on-year +46 +23 -24
Contract jobs citing Packer 18 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.31% 0.35% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.00% 1.93% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 9
Central London median daily rate £575 £650 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.54% +18.18% +7.32%
10th Percentile £459 £519 £475
90th Percentile £600 £675 £645
London median daily rate £550 £575 £550
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

Packer 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 Central London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 900 1,609 1,092
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 15.41% 18.13% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 1,239 864
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +9.95% +0.05%
10th Percentile £288 £313 £321
90th Percentile £675 £675 £670
London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 20
Central London median hourly rate £17.60 £18.70 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £12.42 £13.31 £11.81
90th Percentile £28.28 £33.10 £67.50
London median hourly rate £20.50 £23.13 £24.92
% change year-on-year -11.37% -7.18% +11.16%

Packer
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Packer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Packer in Central London

Packer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Packer in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Packer in Central London

Packer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Packer in Central London over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Packer in Central London

Packer
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Packer within the Central London region over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. 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
City of London +63 16 £600 -7.69% 5
Packer
London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Packer 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 Central London region with a requirement for Packer.

1 18 (100.00%) Terraform
2 16 (88.89%) Linux
3 15 (83.33%) Git (software)
3 15 (83.33%) Docker
3 15 (83.33%) DevOps
4 14 (77.78%) Kubernetes
5 13 (72.22%) Confluence
5 13 (72.22%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (72.22%) JIRA
6 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
6 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
6 12 (66.67%) Ansible
6 12 (66.67%) Infrastructure as Code
7 11 (61.11%) Public Sector
8 8 (44.44%) Istio
8 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (38.89%) AWS
10 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (33.33%) Web Services
11 5 (27.78%) Debian
11 5 (27.78%) GitHub
11 5 (27.78%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (27.78%) Prometheus
11 5 (27.78%) Immutable Infrastructure
11 5 (27.78%) Serverless
12 4 (22.22%) Cloud Native
12 4 (22.22%) AWS CodePipeline
12 4 (22.22%) AWS CodeDeploy
12 4 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (22.22%) Elasticsearch

Packer
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 13 (72.22%) Confluence
2 4 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Fuse
Cloud Services
1 13 (72.22%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (38.89%) AWS
3 5 (27.78%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (27.78%) GitHub
3 5 (27.78%) Serverless
4 4 (22.22%) Amazon Glacier
4 4 (22.22%) Amazon S3
4 4 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (22.22%) AWS CodeDeploy
4 4 (22.22%) AWS CodePipeline
4 4 (22.22%) Route 53
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Fargate
5 1 (5.56%) GCP
5 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (72.22%) JIRA
3 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
4 2 (11.11%) CircleCI
5 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket Server
5 1 (5.56%) RSpec
5 1 (5.56%) Spinnaker
5 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (61.11%) Public Sector
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Developer
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Python Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Debian
3 4 (22.22%) Unix
4 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) DevOps
2 12 (66.67%) Infrastructure as Code
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) Immutable Infrastructure
6 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 3 (16.67%) Microservices
8 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 1 (5.56%) Change Control
9 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (5.56%) Dependency Management
9 1 (5.56%) Migration
9 1 (5.56%) Open Source
9 1 (5.56%) Release Management
9 1 (5.56%) SDLC
9 1 (5.56%) SOA
9 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.56%) Technical Leadership
9 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Groovy
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (100.00%) Terraform
2 14 (77.78%) Kubernetes
3 12 (66.67%) Ansible
4 8 (44.44%) Istio
5 5 (27.78%) Prometheus
6 4 (22.22%) Kibana
7 2 (11.11%) Puppet
8 1 (5.56%) Fluentd
8 1 (5.56%) Grafana
8 1 (5.56%) Icinga
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) Google