Period
to 19 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 19 September 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 314 436 438
Rank change year-on-year +122 +2 +93
Contract jobs citing Packer 36 145 185
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.37% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.60% 2.40% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 111 160
Median daily rate £550 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £425 £425 £450
90th Percentile £644 £720 £675
England median daily rate £510 £575 £525
% change year-on-year -11.30% +9.52% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,243 6,050 6,776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.91% 15.55% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,503 4,329 5,025
Median daily rate £525 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £350 £350 £323
90th Percentile £702 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 77 71
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +2.44% -24.07%
10th Percentile £16.42 £12.76 £13.75
90th Percentile £39.75 £53.05 £45.87
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +70.73% +9.63% +6.86%

Packer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Packer in London

Packer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Packer in London

Packer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Packer in London over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Packer in London

Packer
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Central London +126 7 £600 -4.00% 1
West London +51 2 - - 2
South London +29 1 - - 1
Packer
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 London region with a requirement for Packer.

1 36 (100.00%) Terraform
2 32 (88.89%) DevOps
2 32 (88.89%) Kubernetes
3 31 (86.11%) Docker
4 28 (77.78%) Linux
5 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (66.67%) Python
7 23 (63.89%) AWS
7 23 (63.89%) Ansible
8 16 (44.44%) Bash Shell
8 16 (44.44%) Web Services
9 15 (41.67%) Jenkins
10 14 (38.89%) Puppet
10 14 (38.89%) CentOS
11 13 (36.11%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (33.33%) Consul
12 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
13 11 (30.56%) OpenShift
13 11 (30.56%) Infrastructure as Code
14 10 (27.78%) Amazon Redshift
14 10 (27.78%) Amazon RDS
14 10 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (27.78%) AWS CloudFormation
14 10 (27.78%) JIRA
14 10 (27.78%) Java
15 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
15 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
15 9 (25.00%) Amazon S3
15 9 (25.00%) Artifactory

Packer
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (22.22%) Jupyter
2 4 (11.11%) Confluence
2 4 (11.11%) nginx
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (8.33%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 23 (63.89%) AWS
2 13 (36.11%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (30.56%) OpenShift
4 10 (27.78%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (25.00%) Amazon ECS
5 9 (25.00%) Amazon S3
5 9 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
5 9 (25.00%) Serverless
6 8 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (16.67%) GitHub
8 5 (13.89%) GCP
9 4 (11.11%) Azure
9 4 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (5.56%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (5.56%) Amazon GuardDuty
10 2 (5.56%) IaaS
10 2 (5.56%) Stackdriver
11 1 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (2.78%) CloudFront
11 1 (2.78%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Firewall
2 5 (13.89%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (11.11%) VLAN
3 4 (11.11%) VPN
4 3 (8.33%) Network Security
4 3 (8.33%) SNMP
4 3 (8.33%) SSL
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.78%) Junos
5 1 (2.78%) LAN
5 1 (2.78%) OpenVPN
5 1 (2.78%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) Amazon RDS
1 10 (27.78%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (5.56%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (5.56%) Big Data
4 2 (5.56%) BigQuery
4 2 (5.56%) Bigtable
4 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
3 10 (27.78%) JIRA
4 9 (25.00%) Artifactory
5 7 (19.44%) GitLab
6 5 (13.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (8.33%) Bitbucket
8 2 (5.56%) Vagrant
9 1 (2.78%) CircleCI
9 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (2.78%) Spinnaker
9 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.78%) Terragrunt
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
1 8 (22.22%) Front Office
2 5 (13.89%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (38.89%) AWS Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) AWS DevOps
3 13 (36.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 10 (27.78%) Python Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Head of Infrastructure
7 1 (2.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) Web Services
2 5 (13.89%) RESTful
3 4 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (8.33%) gRPC
4 3 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (8.33%) REST
4 3 (8.33%) Swagger
5 2 (5.56%) LDAP
5 2 (5.56%) Middleware
6 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.78%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Derivative
1 8 (22.22%) Equities
1 8 (22.22%) Fixed Income
2 3 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.56%) PKI
4 1 (2.78%) Blog
4 1 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Linux
2 14 (38.89%) CentOS
3 7 (19.44%) Windows
4 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 3 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) DevOps
2 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (30.56%) Infrastructure as Code
5 9 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
5 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (22.22%) Asset Management
6 8 (22.22%) Decision-Making
6 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Automation
6 8 (22.22%) Microservices
7 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
8 4 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineering
9 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
9 3 (8.33%) Open Source
9 3 (8.33%) Product Roadmap
9 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
10 2 (5.56%) Build Automation
10 2 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) Python
2 16 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 10 (27.78%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) Go
4 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 4 (11.11%) C#
5 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 3 (8.33%) Scala
7 2 (5.56%) C
7 2 (5.56%) Groovy
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby
8 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.56%) AWS Certification
4 2 (5.56%) CCA
4 2 (5.56%) CCNA
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (2.78%) CCSP
5 1 (2.78%) CISA
5 1 (2.78%) CISM
5 1 (2.78%) CISSP
5 1 (2.78%) CSSLP
5 1 (2.78%) ISSAP
5 1 (2.78%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) NCSC
2 1 (2.78%) FedRAMP
2 1 (2.78%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.78%) NIST
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (86.11%) Docker
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) vSphere
3 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.56%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.78%) PowerDNS
5 1 (2.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 36 (100.00%) Terraform
2 32 (88.89%) Kubernetes
3 23 (63.89%) Ansible
4 14 (38.89%) Puppet
5 12 (33.33%) Consul
6 10 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (11.11%) Grafana
7 4 (11.11%) Istio
8 3 (8.33%) Prometheus
8 3 (8.33%) ZABBIX
9 2 (5.56%) Nessus
10 1 (2.78%) HAProxy
10 1 (2.78%) Kibana
10 1 (2.78%) logstash
10 1 (2.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Atlassian
1 5 (13.89%) Splunk
2 4 (11.11%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco
3 3 (8.33%) Dell
3 3 (8.33%) EMC
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) Cloudera
4 2 (5.56%) Google
4 2 (5.56%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.78%) Axway
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) NetApp
5 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat