Period
to 26 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 26 January 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 65 88 90
Rank change year-on-year +23 +2 +51
Contract jobs citing Packer 13 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.67% 0.80% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.78% 3.57% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 2
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £340 £500 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.00% +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £313 £480 £401
90th Percentile £361 £575 £417
North East median daily rate £340 £500 £406
% change year-on-year -32.00% +23.08% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 167 224 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 21.47% 22.42% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 169 131
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% +17.65%
10th Percentile £175 £323 £275
90th Percentile £534 £569 £638
North East median daily rate £393 £465 £400
% change year-on-year -15.59% +16.25% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 18
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £24.89 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +81.02% -63.33%
North East median hourly rate £14.25 £15.13 £13.75
% change year-on-year -5.80% +10.02% -52.59%

Packer
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Packer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Packer in Tyne and Wear

Packer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Packer in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Packer in Tyne and Wear

Packer
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Packer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 26 January 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +19 12 £340 -32.00% 2
Packer
North East

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Packer.

1 13 (100.00%) Azure
1 13 (100.00%) AWS
1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
1 13 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 13 (100.00%) Ansible
1 13 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (100.00%) Terraform
2 12 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 12 (92.31%) Configuration Management
3 11 (84.62%) TeamCity
3 11 (84.62%) Ruby
3 11 (84.62%) BDD
4 10 (76.92%) Splunk
4 10 (76.92%) New Relic
4 10 (76.92%) Datadog
4 10 (76.92%) PowerShell
4 10 (76.92%) C++
4 10 (76.92%) Java
4 10 (76.92%) Python
4 10 (76.92%) Nagios
5 9 (69.23%) Perl
5 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (69.23%) C
5 9 (69.23%) Kubernetes
5 9 (69.23%) Amazon Redshift
5 9 (69.23%) Docker
5 9 (69.23%) Bash Shell
6 8 (61.54%) High Availability
6 8 (61.54%) Open Source
6 8 (61.54%) Private Cloud

Packer
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 13 (100.00%) AWS
1 13 (100.00%) Azure
2 10 (76.92%) Datadog
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (84.62%) TeamCity
3 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
3 7 (53.85%) JIRA
3 7 (53.85%) SonarQube
3 7 (53.85%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Private Cloud
1 8 (61.54%) Public Cloud
2 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Configuration Management
1 12 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 11 (84.62%) BDD
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (61.54%) High Availability
4 8 (61.54%) Open Source
5 7 (53.85%) DevOps
6 6 (46.15%) Coaching
6 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
6 6 (46.15%) Technical Leadership
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Ruby
2 10 (76.92%) C++
2 10 (76.92%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) PowerShell
2 10 (76.92%) Python
3 9 (69.23%) Bash Shell
3 9 (69.23%) C
3 9 (69.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) Ansible
1 13 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
1 13 (100.00%) Terraform
2 10 (76.92%) Nagios
3 9 (69.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) New Relic
1 10 (76.92%) Splunk