The table below looks at the statistics for PostgreSQL skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 51 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 18 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.10% 0.57% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.82% 2.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 0
Average daily rate
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£650 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.61% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £14.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+131.03% -36.95%
PostgreSQL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
204 110 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.75% 20.95% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 73 39
Average daily rate £368 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.47 - £13.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PostgreSQL Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PostgreSQL across the North East region.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Trend in the North East

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PostgreSQL across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

PostgreSQL Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -5 18 £650 +116.66% 3
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL.

1 17 (62.96%) MongoDB
2 15 (55.56%) MySQL
3 14 (51.85%) Configuration Management
3 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) Ruby
3 14 (51.85%) Ruby on Rails
3 14 (51.85%) Django
3 14 (51.85%) Scala
3 14 (51.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (51.85%) NoSQL
3 14 (51.85%) Play Framework
4 13 (48.15%) User Stories
4 13 (48.15%) Software Architecture
5 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 8 (29.63%) Data Modelling
7 8 (29.63%) Mapinfo
7 8 (29.63%) GIS
7 8 (29.63%) Data Structures
8 7 (25.93%) MapBasic
9 4 (14.81%) Linux
9 4 (14.81%) Java
10 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
10 3 (11.11%) Open Source
10 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (11.11%) Finance
10 3 (11.11%) Puppet
10 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (11.11%) vCloud
10 3 (11.11%) Jenkins

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PostgreSQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) MongoDB
2 15 (55.56%) MySQL
3 14 (51.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (51.85%) NoSQL
4 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Architect
1 14 (51.85%) Technical Architect
2 11 (40.74%) Senior Technical Architect
2 11 (40.74%) Senior Architect
3 8 (29.63%) Consultant
4 7 (25.93%) GIS Consultant
5 6 (22.22%) Digital Architect
5 6 (22.22%) Digital Technical Architect
6 5 (18.52%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 5 (18.52%) Senior Digital Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Web Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Linux Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Network Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) Django
1 14 (51.85%) Ruby on Rails
1 14 (51.85%) Play Framework
2 1 (3.70%) JSON
2 1 (3.70%) HTML5
2 1 (3.70%) REST
2 1 (3.70%) CSS3
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) GIS
1 8 (29.63%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Configuration Management
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Software Architecture
2 13 (48.15%) User Stories
3 8 (29.63%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (3.70%) Kanban
5 1 (3.70%) Product Management
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) CAE
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Ruby
1 14 (51.85%) Scala
2 7 (25.93%) MapBasic
3 4 (14.81%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) vCloud
2 1 (3.70%) KVM
2 1 (3.70%) iptables
2 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
1 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Mapinfo
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Juniper
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Sybase
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) PTC