Period
to 18 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 18 January 2022 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
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 138 - 158
Rank change year-on-year - - +38
Contract jobs citing Packer 7 0 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.28% - 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.97% - 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 8
10th Percentile £489 - -
25th Percentile £500 - £581
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 - £631
Median % change year-on-year - - +35.75%
75th Percentile £575 - £675
90th Percentile £590 - -
England median daily rate £575 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% -

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 East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 355 199 497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.31% 13.97% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 136 335
10th Percentile £263 £179 £250
25th Percentile £413 £363 £355
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £498 £460 £425
Median % change year-on-year +8.15% +8.24% -5.56%
75th Percentile £588 £575 £538
90th Percentile £632 £664 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 5 38
10th Percentile - £15.08 £13.18
25th Percentile £14.25 £18.19 £13.41
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £14.50
Median % change year-on-year -58.57% +141.38% -17.14%
75th Percentile £19.55 - £18.81
90th Percentile £28.56 £44.00 £30.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.04% +31.43% -

Packer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Packer as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Packer in the East of England

Packer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Packer in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Packer in the East of England

Packer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Packer in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Packer in the East of England

Packer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Packer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 January 2022. 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
Hertfordshire - 4 £575 - 2
Essex - 3 £500 -
Packer
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Packer.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) AWS
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (100.00%) Ansible
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
1 7 (100.00%) Terraform
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Perl
3 5 (71.43%) Bash
3 5 (71.43%) Puppet
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (71.43%) Azure
4 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure as Code
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 4 (57.14%) Node.js
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) Ruby
4 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (42.86%) Retail
5 3 (42.86%) PHP
5 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Automation
5 3 (42.86%) Cloud Native
5 3 (42.86%) Artifactory

Packer
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) AWS
2 5 (71.43%) Azure
3 3 (42.86%) GCP
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon EKS
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
4 2 (28.57%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (28.57%) Serverless
5 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) Artifactory
4 3 (42.86%) GitLab
5 2 (28.57%) SonarQube
6 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
6 1 (14.29%) Liquibase
6 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) AWS DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) DevSecOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Node.js
2 2 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (28.57%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Cloud Native
2 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Auto-Scaling
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (28.57%) DevSecOps
5 2 (28.57%) Microservices
6 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Sprint Backlog
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Bash
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) Go
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Ansible
1 7 (100.00%) Terraform
2 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
3 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
4 1 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (14.29%) Mesos
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) AppDynamics
3 2 (28.57%) Atlassian
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow