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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostgreSQL (Postgres)
Rank 80 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 15 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.29% 0.90% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.02% 3.52% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £619 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.58% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £381
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
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
249 199 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.48% 25.71% 29.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 127 128
Median daily rate £338 £315 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £508 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.07 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.00% +17.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

PostgreSQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -25 8 £725 - 2
Durham +2 6 £326 -23.23%
PostgreSQL
England

PostgreSQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL 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 North East region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 31 (79.49%) MongoDB
2 24 (61.54%) Open Source
3 18 (46.15%) SQL
4 14 (35.90%) Unix
5 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (30.77%) Oracle
7 11 (28.21%) Data Modelling
8 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (25.64%) HBase
8 10 (25.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (25.64%) Linux
8 10 (25.64%) Shell Script
8 10 (25.64%) Hadoop
8 10 (25.64%) Data Architecture
8 10 (25.64%) Apache Hive
9 9 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
9 9 (23.08%) Tableau
9 9 (23.08%) Visualisation
9 9 (23.08%) Pentaho
9 9 (23.08%) ERwin
9 9 (23.08%) CA
9 9 (23.08%) Informatica
9 9 (23.08%) SAS
9 9 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (23.08%) Finance
9 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (23.08%) CSS
9 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 9 (23.08%) HTML

PostgreSQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 9 (23.08%) SAS
2 6 (15.38%) Node.js
3 5 (12.82%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Confluence
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (79.49%) MongoDB
2 10 (25.64%) Apache Hive
2 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (25.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 10 (25.64%) Hadoop
2 10 (25.64%) HBase
3 9 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (23.08%) Pentaho
4 8 (20.51%) MySQL
5 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.56%) Big Data
7 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) ERwin
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Selenium
2 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) DBA
2 11 (28.21%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 10 (25.64%) MongoDB DBA
4 7 (17.95%) Architect
4 7 (17.95%) Developer
5 6 (15.38%) SQL DBA
6 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Data Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Digital Director
7 3 (7.69%) Services Director
8 2 (5.13%) Administrator
8 2 (5.13%) Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Enterprise Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) CSS
1 9 (23.08%) HTML
2 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 5 (12.82%) .NET
3 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
3 5 (12.82%) LAMP
3 5 (12.82%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (10.26%) HTML5
5 3 (7.69%) CSS3
5 3 (7.69%) JSON
5 3 (7.69%) REST
6 2 (5.13%) Ajax
6 2 (5.13%) Django
6 2 (5.13%) SOAP
6 2 (5.13%) Spring
7 1 (2.56%) CAML
7 1 (2.56%) jQuery
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.56%) Web Services
7 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (23.08%) Visualisation
3 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.69%) Data Integration
5 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.56%) Clustering
6 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Unix
2 10 (25.64%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Windows
4 1 (2.56%) CentOS
4 1 (2.56%) Debian
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.56%) SUSE
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Open Source
2 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) Data Modelling
4 10 (25.64%) Data Architecture
5 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (12.82%) Data Management
6 5 (12.82%) Information Management
6 5 (12.82%) Open Source Development
6 5 (12.82%) SFIA
7 3 (7.69%) Data Transformation
7 3 (7.69%) TDD
8 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (5.13%) Kanban
8 2 (5.13%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.13%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (5.13%) Scrum
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) Shell Script
3 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.51%) Python
5 7 (17.95%) Java
6 6 (15.38%) Perl
7 5 (12.82%) C#
7 5 (12.82%) C++
7 5 (12.82%) VB
8 3 (7.69%) Scala
9 2 (5.13%) Ruby
10 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.56%) FQL
10 1 (2.56%) PHP
10 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.56%) CCNA
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
1 1 (2.56%) LXC
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle
2 9 (23.08%) CA
2 9 (23.08%) Informatica
2 9 (23.08%) Tableau
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.56%) VMware