Period
to 28 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 28 October 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 113 219 221
Rank change year-on-year +106 +2 +6
Contract jobs citing Packer 4 14 31
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.23% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.34% 1.37% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 28
Median daily rate £531 £560 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.13% -10.44% +19.10%
10th Percentile £426 £510 £513
90th Percentile £589 £701 £675
Central London median daily rate £531 £575 £625
% change year-on-year -7.61% -8.04% +19.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central 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 the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 299 1,024 1,143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.63% 17.16% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 828 926
Median daily rate £525 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +2.44%
10th Percentile £307 £344 £313
90th Percentile £638 £683 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £540 £525
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 22 25
Median hourly rate £29.00 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.10% +20.00% -21.35%
10th Percentile £24.20 £12.88 £13.91
90th Percentile £33.80 £48.90 £25.50
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £18.10
% change year-on-year - +16.02% -4.74%

Packer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Packer as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Packer in the City of London

Packer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Packer in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Packer in the City of London

Packer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Packer in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Packer in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 City of London region with a requirement for Packer.

1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Terraform
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) GitHub
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (25.00%) Blue-Green Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Consul
4 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (25.00%) logstash
4 1 (25.00%) GCP
4 1 (25.00%) GitLab
4 1 (25.00%) Datadog
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Serverless
4 1 (25.00%) Terragrunt
4 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) AWS Lambda

Packer
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) AWS
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (25.00%) Datadog
2 1 (25.00%) GCP
2 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (25.00%) Serverless
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (25.00%) GitLab
3 1 (25.00%) Terragrunt
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (25.00%) Blue-Green Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Groovy
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Terraform
2 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) Consul
3 1 (25.00%) logstash
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (25.00%) Axway
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat