Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 14 December 2017 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 > South West
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 200 216
Rank change year-on-year +2 +16 -
Contract jobs citing Packer 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.072% 0.11% 0.061%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.87% 1.17% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
South West median daily rate £625 £550 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +22.91% -
10th Percentile £613 £512 £424
90th Percentile £638 £588 £481
England median daily rate £500 £500 £438
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West 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 the South West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 460 515 447
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.25% 9.13% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 346 266
South West median daily rate £413 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.01% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £225 £250 £193
90th Percentile £556 £563 £539
England median daily rate £475 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 21
South West median hourly rate £22.75 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.13% +60.00% +12.68%
10th Percentile £16.96 £28.00 £17.25
90th Percentile £44.63 £47.35 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

Packer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Packer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Packer in the South West

Packer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Packer in the South West

Packer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Packer within the South West region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. 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
Dorset - 4 £625 -
Packer
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Packer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Packer.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) VMS
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Vagrant
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) PCoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Consul
3 1 (25.00%) Fintech
3 1 (25.00%) Terraform
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Python

Packer
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) PCoIP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Support
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) VMS
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Line Management
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Consul
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform